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    1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    2694 Round Hill Rd, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good20%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible8%
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    “shuttle bus” (30 reviews)
    “pool table” (18 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

    Really beautiful peaceful place, setting perfect place to relax after long bus journey down from Airlie beach! Free shuttle bus into town is great, free tea and coffee and toast of a morning, owners are lovely and have a real passion for their property and...More

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    Response from Lisa C, Owner at 1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so glad that you got the true feel of the place during your stay and comments like yours make us so proud of what we have created here. You are always welcome back anytime.

    Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

    Obviously the place has been thought and every bit was created with love. It is an amazing piece of land, well cared and the staff super friendly. I did the scooteroo and it was tons of fun. During my last night we did a bin...More

    1  Thank Sonia H
    Response from Lisa C, Owner at 1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Changing mattresses is an on going process in a hostel as you can imagine with 70 of them but we try our best to stay on top of things. I'm afraid the Wifi does not...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

    We were collected in a shuttle from the Greyhound stop and arrived during a downfall, making it feel like a tropical spot. It's secluded, with palm trees and a Buddhist influence with statues and shrines. The main area is large, clean and friendly and the...More

    Thank Emma M
    Response from Lisa C, Owner at 1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    Thanks for your nice review and so glad you enjoyed your stay in one of our Deluxe Doubles. My husband and I did a lot of traveling around Thailand, so when we built the hostel we added a Thai influence, which helps to create the...More

    Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night, and it was very nice! It's such a cozy spot, with lots of vegetation around, which I'm a sucker for. The rooms were clean with a nice en suite bathroom. The kitchen and dining area what clean and nice,...More

    Thank Kajsa N
    Response from Lisa C, Owner at 1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    Thanks you so much for your lovely review and that you though that we have such a nice cozy spot here. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    Arrived late evening to Agnes Waters. We were collected by staff members all of whom were unfriendly and uninformative. We were not told before leaving the bus stop that there was no shops or food available at all once we left the town. After traveling...More

    Thank Pat E
    Response from Lisa C, Owner at 1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

    Sorry guys ! you came in on the late bus, in the rain, after a 7 hour trip so obviously, not in the best of moods. You arrived at the hostel minutes before closing time and most of the 'poor staff' had already gone to...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Room & Suite (11)
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    "Ask for a room with a hammock out front !"
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    "Private doubles are quiet and reasonably priced."
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    "Don't stay at this hostel"
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    "Free wifi in bar area. I stayed in the Austria room, it was quiet and I had a very comfy nights sleep."
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