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    Youth Shack Backpackers

    69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$41
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          Overview
          • Excellent17%
          • Very good25%
          • Average21%
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          • Terrible21%
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          “job shack” (14 reviews)
          “travel desk” (8 reviews)
          “tv room” (8 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Pool
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          Poolside Bar
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 December 2016

          YOUTH SHACK is a sizable, purpose-built backpacker joint in the heart of the bar/ restaurant part of central downtown Darwin. One of 3 Mitchell St (main street) backpacker places I stayed at between trips out of town, it was not my personal #1 but was...More

          1  Thank blackeldo
          Response from Brett M, Front Office Manager at Youth Shack Backpackers

          Thank you for your review. We are glad we made it into your top 3 hostels in Darwin, take care and enjoy the rest of your travels

          Reviewed 27 November 2016

          Right on the main-dragg in Darwin, this hostels offers good and spacious dorms with good beds, big lockers for every guest (big enough for a whole backpack), but only few e-sockets. There are plenty of clean bathrooms with good showers. Wifi is good and stable....More

          Thank Dryanta
          Response from Brett M, Front Office Manager at Youth Shack Backpackers

          Thank you for your review. We always love receiving feed back and we like to look at ourseleves as a one stop backpackers with all we have to offer, enjoy the rest of your travels

          Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

          I recently stayed at Youth Shack as part of a long Wayoutback tour with a night stop over in Darwin and had a great experience there. The toilet and shower block was very clean at all times I went in, as was the pool and...More

          1  Thank Vikki2207
          Response from Brett M, Front Office Manager at Youth Shack Backpackers

          Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us an hope to see you again in the future

          Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

          8 bed mixed dorm was clean, spacious and had lockers to store valuables. Also had a couple of air conditioning units which worked pretty well. Nice pool and bar area and good laundry facilities too. Only quip would be the bathrooms on the 3rd floor...More

          Thank HonestReviewsRC
          Response from Brett M, Front Office Manager at Youth Shack Backpackers

          Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and will take on board your comment about the bathroom. We do hope you enjoy the rest of your travels and hope to see you back again one

          Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

          So I arrived here at 2am. Checked in, probs the 3rd/4th time I have stayed here. Always chosen over other backpackers! however, never felt the need to write a review of here before. The night manger Kathy was overly welcoming,very accommodating and had the banter...More

          Thank sarahmorgane
          Response from Brett M, Front Office Manager at Youth Shack Backpackers

          Thank you for your review, it is lovely reading about Kathy as she has one of the hardest jobs looking after the after hours, and does cop a lot of flack glad you found her welcoming and had a good banter with her ... she...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$19 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Room Tips
          "bad and expensive"
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          "Take padlock for supplied room locker."
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          "All the rooms are of equal high standard"
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          "One side of the hostel isn't near the pool so it might be a bit quieter...not positive though"
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