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    The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

    Skinners Shoot Rd | Arts Factory Village, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$129
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          Overview
          • Excellent24%
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          • Average21%
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          “talent show” (26 reviews)
          “buddha bar” (13 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Pool
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          For budget accomodation, it does the trick. Warm bedding and room, warm shower and bathroom space. I didn't have a need for the kitchen or bar or cafe or tour booth or pool and spa or shuttle bus but i thought they were great offerings.

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          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

          Thanks Kevin this is a great review! So many people have such high expectations for budget accommodation. Glad to hear you get it ;) Happy travels

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          This place is hidden away in the bush, and is such a cool place to hang out. Great facilities and Claire at the front reception made me feel so at home. Definitely recommend a visit there! Thanks for having me.

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          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

          Our pleasure Chez, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I have passed on your comments about Clare being so welcoming. Happy travels :)

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I had quite high expectations when I arrived and was a bit disappointed by the unfriendliness of some of the staff and the fact that you basically have to pay or pay a deposit for almost everything (mugs, pans, blankets, towels, wifi). I guess it's...More

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          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

          Thanks for your review Julia. I am glad to hear there were many aspects you enjoy. Another thing that is easy overlooked is that we are a huge hostel hosting over 400 guests located on 3 acres of land, so this presents all sots of...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Spent three nigths here during the easter break and had a wonderful time. The vibe is amazing, the location is unique, the staff is very helpful and although it is situated some way off of byron bay center that was not an issue. This is...More

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          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

          Yeeewww! Five stars, thanks Alexandersandvik, so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! Happy travels :)

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Took a bit to get use to with all the Turkeys and Lizards running around. My first impression was not very good but I have to admit, I had a great time there and would return. Kitchen is average. Cafe food is great. Talent night...More

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          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

          Thanks for your review Robert - yes those lizards and turkeys win your heart! Glad you had a good stay. Happy travels :)

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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$47 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 41
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          • Byron Bay
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          Kylie S
          Do the 6 bed rooms have their own bathroom?
          4 April 2017|
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          Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
          Hello there, all our dorms have share bathroom and no ensuite.
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          Lboedt
          Does anyone know how much it costs to camp? We have our own tents, supplies, etc. Just need a spot to pitch our tent :)
          30 January 2017|
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          Sam S
          Does the arts factory have a shuttle service to the ballina Byron airport?
          2 January 2017|
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          Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
          Hello there, our shuttle only services the local bus station. However there is a Ballina/Byron airport shuttle. You can contact them on - phone: (02) 6685 7447 or email easy bus byron-bay Best wishes
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          "My 6 bed female dorm was ok, located close to the bathroom and the kitchen!"
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          "Private rooms were available if you want privacy, but probably not worth the extra $$"
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          "The common areas can get quite noisy at night"
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          "Book ahead if you want your own room"
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