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Brambuk Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

With so many options in halls Gap it's hard to believe one of the best is the backpackers. We've been coming for years and stayed heaps of places with a range of star ratings and keep coming back here for easy, simple clean and relaxed cheap accommodation! Staff are awesome!

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Thank Kizza M
Kaniva, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This place is probably the best backpackers Halls Gap has to offer. Like many others have said, it could do with some basic maintenance. Management is care taker style. The key is in an envelope and phone goes to message bank. One bonus is getting to see the film free of charge in the Brambuk Centre by staying here. The...

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Thank Yarrockster
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We were a group of 46 in Halls Gap for a gymnastics competetion in Stawell. 20 teenage girls and their families. The backpackers has a great combination of dorm, double, trip and quad rooms perfect for our group configuration. Every room has it's own bathroom, which was great. Linen supplied, Very warm heating and open fire for the cold winter....

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Thank travellinglady73
Edinburgh, Scotland
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Depending on when you visit Halls Gap can get very busy and all the accommodation gets booked up. You need to appreciate that this is a backpackers hostel so don't expect luxury. That said compared to other places I stayed at the facility is starting to look a little tired and could do with a refurb. It has a big...

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Thank Ali921
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I really liked how cosy the backpackers was and incredibly quiet as it's nestled among trees out of the town centre. The fire was kept going throughout our whole stay, and the kitchen was spacious and incredibly equipped. It's just across the road from the Brambuk Cultural Centre and a field full of grazing kangaroos! The management of the hostel...

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Thank AmandaHugginciss
Aix-en-Provence, France
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Confidence cause we got the room keys in the envelope cause we arrive late, flexibilty cause we stay two more night warning them a the last moment (once after check out time), the place is nice and clean, the kitchen full equiped ! With my girlfriend we got a great time there !

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Thank lucien213
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Stayed for a night with six friends and the manager allowed us to use the 10-bed room for seven of us. Although we arrived very late at night, the manager had already set us up the room with the keys awaiting for us at the reception. The place was well maintained. It's conveniently 2km away from a gas station and...

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Thank cdonnyp
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2015

We were met with nothing but hostility from the second we walked through the door. Yes we were a group of 26 backpackers which may have set off some alarm bells for the manager, however we caused no hassle at all. In fact we all lived in a hostel together and were perfectly aware of the etiquette. The woman in...

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Thank David G
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Great hostel- the dorm was clean and warm and beds were comfortable. The large lounge area with a wood burning stove was lovely too. It was only a flying visit but everything was very convenient and the staff were really friendly although we only spoke over the phone! I'd definitely recommend this hostel.

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Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay here. Robyn was great! She filled us in on different things to do and see while we were visiting. The hostel is right across the street from the cultural center. shared a room with two friends and we were all happy to see we had our own toilet and shower. They had a fire going in...

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brambuk Backpackers located in Halls Gap provides a great range of quality budget accommodation for individuals, couples, families or groups. Experience the wonder and beauty of the majestic Grampians National Park, with its spectacular views, nature and wildlife. The perfect place to relax, hike & explore. You can choose from double and share-style rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms and linen provided. Facilities include communal kitchen, laundry, lounge & dining areas, BBQ facilities and WiFi internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brambuk Backpackers Hostel

Address: 332 Grampians Rd, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Halls Gap
Price Range: $23 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Brambuk Backpackers Hostel Halls Gap, Grampians
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