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The Flying Fox Backpackers

161 reviews
Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (5)
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“living room”(13 reviews)
“free breakfast”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

You are coming in a home with amazing people, a great host and a beautiful nature around. If you want to go to the Blue Mountains, I can recommend this lovely place. Go there and explore! :) #BlueMountains #Katoomba #awesome #FlyingFox #bestHostelexperienceever #incredible #nature #hikes...More

Thank Meike B
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

This hostel feels a bit like home! Lovley people, great livingroom to play games with everyone, free and delicious breakfast! We booked a dormroom and got a free upgrade to a double room!! Also free dinner! Great place! Would reccomend this hostel to everyone.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 17 May 2015

The Good: - The warm fire in the common room after being outside hiking all day (very cosy) - Family dinner (pay a tiny amount) - Free breaky!!! Its great - Social time (put away your technology and talk to one another) - Ross the...More

Thank Tazra H
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

I worked for my accommodation at the Fox for two weeks and wish I didn't have to leave! I had such a great time here and met some amazing people. The location is great with so many great walks that you can do in the...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

This place feels a bit like home. Our first night we stayed in a tent. But it was pouring rain a few days in a row. So the owner offered us a very good double room for the same price. Because of the rain we...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Price range
US$24 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$24 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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31 May 2017|
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Response from rainbowstained | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Sorry, I don't think there are private bathrooms, but there are private rooms where you can book for 2 (if I'm not wrong)! Cheers!
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"Dorm 6 is the best room if you like cats as Guano generally sleeps here! It's also the biggest!"
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"#3 is located at a good position between the entrance and the bathroom yet far enough from the kitchen/living..."
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"Dorm 6 is the ultimate"
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"We got an upgrade of a room for 2 , dont know about the dorms."
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