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Murwillumbah YHA - Riverside Backpackers

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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Clean, well located and cozy place. Free parking is available in front of the building. The kitchen is adequate equipped and clean as well. Very nice and helpful couple runs that place! Super place to start and end your mount warning trip, they offer a...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a lovely old building on the bank of the river. Beautiful views of the area. Nice and colourful inside. It was nearly empty when I stayed, but I imagine it would have a wonderful sense of community when full. The owner is very...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Loved our stay at this hostel. Despite the old school setting, it was immaculately clean and well maintained. The inn-keeper Tassy is friendly and helpful in suggesting things to do and see. Enjoyed the free ice-cream time which gives everyone in the hostel a chance...More

Thank Hzrmh
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a great place to stay - small number of rooms, great view of the river, very reasonable rates. The manager goes out of his way to be helpful. There are many quirky aspects to the hostel, which include free ice cream at night....More

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

Murwillumbah is a personal favourite of mine to stop when road-tripping down the East coast from the Gold Coast to Sydney. Set in the stunning Northern Rivers region, in the vicinity of the glorious Mt Warning, Murwillumbah is an emerald of the region. The YHA...More

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24 November 2014|
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Yes, they have 4 double/twin rooms. The national parks are a must do when in the area.
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"I would recommend the rooms which are on the verandah. There is traffic noise, which is drowned out in the..."
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"the rooms on the non smoking deck give great views and ability to tap into the public library wifi."
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"I stayed in room nr 6, a double share room, from there I got the wifi from the library."
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"Room Tip: A few single, and doubles; and 2, 8 bed dorms. I don't think there are any specific tips. Xcept..."
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