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Port Fairy YHA
8 Cox StreetPort Fairy 3284
Phone:(+613) 5568 2468
Manager: Alison & Kadir Zehir
9am -11am and 5pm - 9pm
From 5pm, if arriving outside of office hours please call the hostel first.
The hostel is located 200 metres to the bus stop. Port Fairy to Warrnambool/ Ballarat /Mt Gambier/Apollo Bay/Melbourne.
Call the hostel directly for information on timetables.
There is also a bus service that runs to and from the Grampians to Port Fairy three times weekly.
The hostel is located 28 km to station at Warrnambool. Connecting bus will bring you to Port Fairy.
Please provide your contact information in the Comments and Arrival time field when booking online.
Highly recommend staying here. A delightful place
Roz H. (November 2013)
This hostel has old world charm - we slept in a room made in the hayloft over the barn. Alison and Kadir were very welcoming and interesting to talk to. The facilities were exceptionally clean and the kitchen facilities were first- rate. We enjoyed o...
Richard B. (October 2013)
It was such a beautiful, clean and comfortable place to stay. We had a little white loft room from where we could hear birds outside calling in the morning (which was lovely). I slept better in my comfortable bed than I have for ages. Perhaps it was ...
Margaret H. (October 2013)
An excellent Youth Hostel, in the true spirit of the organisation which many new hostels .
David C. (October 2013)
A lovely clean friendly hostel. I came down from Melbourne for the Spring Festival which was very enjoyable.
Jean R. (October 2013)
I stayed at Port Fairy YHA after riding from Warrnambool on the Rail Trail. It was the perfect place to stay - conveniently located, a warm welcome from Alison, and good facilities. Highly recommended!
Gray A. (September 2013)
Great building, very homely, and we were virtually the only ones there. Got 'upgraded' on request to a twin room for my friend and I, so much appreciated!
Kit C. (September 2013)
Very friendly staff, top kitchen full of equipment, all very clean and only one street away from the main street. Also close to the wharf and other attractions.
Susan H. (August 2013)
Friendly and helpful staff. Great value for money especially when a few in a room and in a top spot
selma w. (August 2013)
Easy to locate, comfortable place, quiet.
YING XIAN C. (June 2013)
This charming fishing village is a must see at the end of the iconic Great Ocean Road. One of the busiest fishing ports in Victoria, you can watch the fishermen unload their catch for the day or wander the wide streets lined with quaint nineteenth century cottages - including our own YHA.
A piece of Victorian history and former home to the town founder, Port Fairy YHA backpackers hostel is one of the oldest heritage buildings in the seaside town. Walking distance to the town centre, beaches and river. Why not eat fresh fish and chips on the beach from the local store and wander to Griffiths Island and see the lighthouse and colony of birds.
Port Fairy YHA also has a self contained apartment with a Queen Room and Twin Room (sleeps 4) that can be booked by calling the hostel directly.Prices start from $200 for 4 people, please call for more information or to book.Terms and Conditions Apply.
Backpackers can enjoy historic buildings, antique and art galleries, shops, good food and popular music festivals. See Australian wildlife at Tower Hill and view the whales and seals nearby. Walk to the lighthouse and see mutton birds when in season, all this and more located nearby to the hostel.
The hostel is located close to four great pubs in the town centre plus look out for the Aussie wildlife when the sun goes down.
150 metres to the nearest food store
a nice little town with a long lonely sand beach and a little port in the river. Town Hill a perfect place to see kangaroos in dusk and dawn.
Experience Victoria’s most spectacular coastal drives with a Great Ocean Road full day tour. See all the famous sites including the 12 Apostles.
10% off camping gear and 10% off surf board hire and wetsuit hire
Ph: 0405 495 909
$5 food and drink voucher included in green fees (booked via hostel).
Ph: 03 5568 1654
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YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)