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    Backpackers @ 1770

    22 Grahame Colyer Drive, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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          Overview
          • Excellent85%
          • Very good9%
          • Average1%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “good vibes” (12 reviews)
          “bike hire” (7 reviews)
          “the kitchen” (24 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Wheelchair Access
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          Breakfast included
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 164 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          The best hostel I've stayed in in Australia! Really nice chilled out vibe and friendly atmosphere. Room, bathroom and kitchen all very clean, ended up staying here much longer than I'd planned to! You have to stay here!

          Thank Hester G
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Was only here for one night but we had a ball. Awesome vibe. Oscar has made the place amazing. Great friendly staff and really clean n tidy and so close to the beach and shops. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area. Will be back...More

          Thank intheknowuphere
          Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

          We found the accommodation and staff fantastic. Comfortable bed and beautiful, clean kitchen. The crew are friendly and helpful with local knowledge. Will stay here again and would recommend to anyone. Thanks Oscar and crew.

          Thank Zaphod05
          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          That's definitely the best hostel I've been in Australia (from Melbourne to Cairns)! Unfortunately, I had to shorten my stay but my first plan was to extend it. It's close from the shops, 4 minutes walking to the surfing beach and dorms, bathrooms and kitchen...More

          Thank Cédrine C
          Reviewed 15 April 2017

          The facilities of this hostel are amazing. Very large rooms with good en-suite showers. Awesome atmosphere since all people is sitting at one large table in the evenings. Since there is nothing to do in Agnes Water except the beach, we highly appreciated this. You...More

          Thank arlo_carlo
          Response from Backpackers1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770

          Hi, I'm glad you enjoyed your time at our hostel and thought that the facilities were top notch. You're right the beach is exceptional here in Agnes but it's most certainly not the only thing to do, we have tours to the Great Barrier Reef,...More

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          307 reviews
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$37 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 63
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          • Queensland >
          • Agnes Water
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Josefine112
          Is it possible to just come there for a drink even when I didn't book a night there ?? Thanks heaps !
          23 October 2015|
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          Response from Bethany M | Reviewed this property |
          Possibly however it depends on the manager/owners opinion
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          "The private rooms have open ceilings to share the air conditioning"
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          "Make sure to book a private double room if you want A/C. There are only 3 and they fill up fast!"
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          "Rooms are pretty much the same, didn't see the all but they are roomy and clean."
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          "quieter and large rooms"
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