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Nimbin Rox YHA

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

We stayed in the teepee which was a really interesting experience, the view from here was amazing, really nice to wake up to in the morning, with a table and benches so you can sit with a cup of tea and enjoy the view ! There are lots of cool places to sit like chairs hanging from the tree and... More 

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Poitiers, France
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

We had a great stay here, very friendly staff with great facilities. One night a long term guest cooked a BBQ for everyone staying at the hostel, I thank him again! They have the option to camp, stay in a tepee or to stay in a dorm room. They also offer a free shuttle to town as it is a... More 

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Very cool staff and friendly staff. Managed to book us an additional bed at midnight for our friend and then towed our car out of the mud in the morning!! Didnt have alot of time to enjoy the property, however we did spend some time in the morning with the staff and locals. Really good kitchen facility as well +... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Everyone knows what folks go to Nimbin for, and that being the case, you won't have trouble at Nimbin Rox. The manager at the desk was most helpful. The rooms are basic but have A/C, there are communal bathrooms and hot water for the showers, and a communal living area and kitchen with TV and movies. The best part for... More 

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Australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

the receptionist was perfectly disguised as a hippy, but behave like the stiffest Brit I ever met. Monotonous voice, avoiding eye contact, he reminded me of MArvin the paranoid android from the hitchhikers guide through the galaxy, hating life and all. I would have left immediately for this, but the town and nearest hostel is far away, especially with luggage.... More 

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Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We had a late check in and got welcomed by some British dude who was obviously high on some drug and just couldn't handle anything. The hostel itself located at a beautiful spot, it's unfortunately just not ran and maintained properly.

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Leipzig, Germany
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Reviewed 29 May 2015

I'm truly amazed by this hostel!!! As a low-budget backpacker I spent a lot of time in hostels and I must say this one is amazing! I stayed three times at this place and I totally love it! The region around this place is beautiful, the view from the camping site, especially the van site, is magnificent. Nothing but nature... More 

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Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

What a gem! We had ignored all the "don't stay in Nimbin more than a few hours" advice and aren't we glad we did! Nimbin is what it is..funky, colourful and liberal with some madness thrown in. Nimbin Rox is an oasis that I would have been delighted to happen upon in any country. We stayed in a yurt for... More 

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Reviewed 17 March 2015

Absolutely loved this hostel, from the hammocks to the tropical pool I can't find any fault whatsoever! Staff are so helpful and the scenery is amazing, it looks out on the famous nimbin rocks (hence the name) and the wildlife is a real bonus. Can't wait to return!

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Reviewed 11 February 2015

We had two double rooms reserved. We knew we'd arrive late. So we called at 5pm to say we'd arrive late. We arrived 10ish. Met 2 members of staff. Completely doped. They had given our two rooms away to other people. The person in charge, couldn't wake up the other people from reception who had the key to a spare... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nimbin Rox YHA is located 1 km from Nimbin Town up on 250 acres of lush green land. We have a range of accommodation from dorms and double rooms to our yurts and iconic tepee. Rooms have fans for the summer and heaters for winter and include all your linen. We have a communal kitchen and TV room a fire pit for toasting your marshmallows, tropical outdoor swimming pool heated by the sun so get ready for a chilly wake up dip on a winters morning! A great way to start the day. Hammocks hide in trees and chill out areas around the property giving you a place to relax and let all of your worries drift off to the mountains in the distance.Nimbin Rox is also a photographer\'s dream, with misty mountains, the majestic Nimbin Rock, wallabies, echidnas, friendly kookaburras and - if you\'re lucky - our resident elusive platypus.Horse riders from beginners to advanced can enjoy our trail rides around our acreage with your local guide Al from Nimbin horse carts.Internet and Wi-Fi is available and if you need a few things from town we have a shuttle that runs twice a day or you can walk to town in approx 15mins.Once you\'re re-energised our friendly staff can book you your next bed, bus, tour or adventure.Life\'s more than a beach so come and discover the Nimbin Rox YHA for yourself.Nimbin Rox YHA is also happy to accommodate groups and works well for photography groups, yoga retreats, family reunions even small weddings. Please chat to our groups co-ordinator after booking if this interests you.Other features include: Laundry, book exchange, daily activities, iPod connection areas, vending/snack machine and free herbs in the kitchen (seasonal).Children are welcome but must be supervised whilst on the property. ... more   less 

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Address: 74 Thorburn St, Nimbin, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Nimbin
Price Range: RM178 - RM294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“van site or camping site, take a walk around the hostel it's worth it!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Diego_Manfred, 29 May 2015 | Read review
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