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  • Average13%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nothing wrong with the Cape Byron YHA really. But staying on the ground floor in a room close to the showers felt at times like staying in a basement as there wasn't much natural light. Other than that, the location is great and the...More

Thank Heidi F
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 6 days ago

Hey There, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate you bringing up the air flow in the ground floor. We are currently looking into redesigning some of the downstairs rooms so we will definitely try to maximize air flow in there....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was really nothing wrong with the hostel as a building, but what I found unacceptable was one of the staff. This guy Rory came on to me, and every single one of my friends while we were staying, trying to get us to go...More

Thank Ellen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I first arrived here I had no idea where I was and what to expect. I’ve been here a week now and I have loved every minute of it. This hostel is the perfect balance for any type of traveler. The rooms, bathrooms and...More

1  Thank SarahWhitely
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 1 week ago

Hey There, Thanks heaps for writing a review! So great to hear you loved our hostel. We love to hear when guests are having a great time so thank you very much for such a great review! Safe Travels

Reviewed 21 December 2017

The rooms are really nice. Loved the lay out of the hostel. The wifi worked well. The staff were really nice. Less than a block to the beach. Really close to the town center. The hostel atmosphere was very laid back and relaxing.

Thank thesuitcaserdiaries
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 5 February 2018

G'day! Cheers for taking the time to write a review. So great to hear that you had a good time at our hostel. Hope to see you relaxing in Byron again soon Safe Travels!

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I slept in Cape Yha with two friends, just for one night because we had to do a skydive in Byron Bay. So we just came for the weekend. Unfortunately, I was so exited about doing the "big jump", that I forgot my bag on...More

Thank Laura S
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 5 February 2018

Hey There, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! We can imagine how easy it is to forget a bag when the first thing on your mind is jumping out of a plane!! How exciting! It's great to hear that you...More

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"Pick a room away from the kitchen & shared areas"
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