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Bungalow Bay Koala Village

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  • Excellent40%
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“the kitchen”(68 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner booked this on the basis of it being a YHA thinking it would be a nice hostel as we have stayed in a couple prior to this one. The concept of it being a koala sanctuary was also another reason to...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We picked the YHA as it's a well known hostel company around Australia and have stayed in many along our travels up the east cost. At first glance the hostel seemed right up my street. Love the outdoor aspect with animals roaming free in the...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The room (little house) was just great! Defenitely the best one during my East-Coast trip. The bed was really comfortable and the room was pretty spacious. Stayed in an 8 dorm with airconditioning. And the best thing was, the shower, sink and toilet weren't in...More

2  Thank Janneke Z
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a backpacker hostel with a koala sanctuary on an island off the coast of Australia. How incredible is that? There are basic individual bungalows or share rooms on an expansive grounds shared by exotic wildlife, including the people. We saw wild grazing rock...More

3  Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Pros: nice place overall, nice staff and great swimming/chill out area. Wildlife tours were also good. Cons: The dorm rooms are falling apart, they are dirty and the mattresses are disgusting. I didn't even want to sleep in the "cabin" when I saw that the...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$61 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$61 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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saenzl18
3 May 2017|
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Response from Amber M | Reviewed this property |
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Not_Mr_Medici
30 September 2016|
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Response from Vickie_Biku | Reviewed this property |
Linen provided free but towels have a charge. I don't recall paying to use bowls, cutlery etc although the kitchen was limited with the number of pots/pans available
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spilaurie
7 August 2015|
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Response from 35CanuckGirl |
The bus is 2.80 one way
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"Pick a small dorm - they have 3 bed ones"
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"There are 2 rooms with private en suite baths, but the share facilities are fine."
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"Get off 1 stop before Horseshoe Bay or walk about 10 minutes back to this location."
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"Chalets are basic but functional with good bedding supplied."
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