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Cape Byron YHA
Corner of Byron and Middleton Streets
Byron Bay 2481
Phone: (+612) 6685 8788 or 1800 652 627 (within Australia)
Fax: (+612) 6685 8814
Manager: Todd Batson
6.45am to 10 pm
Late arrivals accepted. Notify when booking
Weekly rates and 3 night deal available. Contact hostel direct.
200 metres to stop
200 metres to station. Daily Express Trains from Sydney or Brisbane to Grafton. Coach from Grafton and then local bus from Ballina or Lennox Head.
34 km to airport at Ballina or 70 km to Coolangatta
Phone for free pick-up from coach terminal.
Late arrivals accepted - please notify staff when booking
I really enjoyed my stay at the YHA Byron Bay. The advice I received from staff on where to go / what to see, and their assistance with booking activities was excellent. The only thing I felt was lacking a little was the social atmosphere in the even...
Claire H. (March 2014)
No dramas at all!
Mauricio S. (March 2014)
Awesome hostel, had a really nice time here. Sorry to be leaving Byron Bay. The hostel is lovely, clean with good facilities. It also has a pretty nice pool. Easy hostel to meet other travelers and the ideal location close to the beech. The guys on r...
John K. (February 2014)
Ideal location and good value.
RENATA P. (December 2013)
Nice clean room, good atmosphere and a 2 min walk to the beach!
Djuna A. (December 2013)
Went for schoolies in a group of 10. Was really fun and communal, the facilities weren't exactly top notch but everything we needed was there and usable. Pool was really nice and the dining area had plenty of space to eat and relax. Beds were surpris...
Jackie Y. (December 2013)
Cape Byron YHA has an amazing position; close to surf and cafes and shops. The hostel is beautifully designed with great facilities and a really relaxed atmosphere. Bob and Todd do a great job making everything flow and all staff are friendly, fun +...
Kirsten P. (November 2013)
This is a great hostel! Overall atmosphere is friendly and relaxed - you can start a conversation with anyone. Location is just perfect - beach and town center are near. I also felt more safe and secured in this hostel than in many others. I really r...
Pauliina L. (November 2013)
Great location, friendly helpful staff and wicked vibe! Well worth the long drive from Sydney :)
Sharon L. (October 2013)
Friendly happy staff. Close to everything and beach! Had a smooth stay.
Caroline S. (September 2013)
Purpose-built YHA hostel in the centre of town, just 200m to the beach. Relaxed backpacker atmosphere with common areas surrounding a large heated pool and BBQ area. Free use of hostel bikes and boogie boards. Multi-share backpacker rooms and twin/double room accommodation. Cafe, dive centre and separate TV/reading room. YHA member discounts on backpacker tours and activities at hostel tour desk.
You won't get bored in Byron. Try sea kayaking with the dolphins, learn to surf schools, snorkelling and scuba diving, trapeze, mountain bike riding, parachuting, hang-gliding, horse-riding, rainforest and Nimbin backpacker tours, walking treks, bike rides, surfing, swimming and relaxing. Great backpacker nightlife close to the hostel. YHA discounts.
Great pubs with live music every night. Night clubs open late.
100 metres to the nearest food store
Overall a good trip! The beach and the lighthouse are amazing!
Enjoy a mix of surf, fun, art and alternative cultures in Byron Bay and Nimbin.
A great alternative to simply taking the bus to Byron Bay, this five day surfing adventure will be a trip to remember.
Ph: 02 6672 1694
YHA members and hostel guests price
Ph: 02 6646 3997
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)