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    Surfside Backpackers

    7 Gambier St, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good39%
    • Average21%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
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    1 - 5 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Stayed here over night while doing the great ocean road. Lady in the reception was very friendly and showed us to our 6-bed mixed room. The decor was pretty rough and there were some mold here and there. The hostel is kinda old with odd...More

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    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night when travelling the great ocean road...as I was travelling in winter it was very quiet think I only saw 2 other guests while I was there...decor is a little dated but Robyn was lovely and welcoming very friendly and very...More

    Thank Vicki2475
    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    I grew up in Apollo Bay and I have been staying at The Surfside Backpackers for almost 20 years and it is like being at a surfies backpackers in the 1970s but with wifi. At a time when great ocean views have been are becoming...More

    Thank Karen P
    Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

    The lady who owns place was extremely helpful and friendly. However I would say the whole place needs a little bit of updating. Was great location as not far to walk to beach and enough car parking spaces.

    Thank chelle323
    Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

    This place is a perfect example for unfulfilled potential. We have been around the world and been to bad hostels in the past, but this one is the worst for us. It's an old holiday home run by Robyn (nice friendly lady, perhaps needs to...More

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    • US$31 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Victoria >
    • Apollo Bay
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    "sea side !!!"
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    "4 share dorm rooms are nice with comfortable beds"
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    "All of the rooms looked great - we stayed in one that had an amazing view of the ocean!"
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