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Youth Shack Backpackers - Hostel

Star Rating
3 out of 5

Information

Reviews

3.3 / 5
64 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Crocosaurus Cove
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    The Esplanade
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Smith Street Mall
    4 min walk
  • Airport
    Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.)
    13 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-866-500-4938
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • 4 Bed Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
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  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • 4 Bed Female Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
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About this area

Darwin

Youth Shack Backpackers - Hostel is located in Darwin. Those looking for an activity can check out Cullen Bay Marina, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Darwin Waterfront and Casuarina Beach. Crocosaurus Cove and Aquascene are also worth visiting.

3.9/5 guest location rating

Guests like it for

  • Walkable (10 reviews)
  • Great shopping (5 reviews)
  • Safe (4 reviews)

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Crocosaurus Cove - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    The Esplanade - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Smith Street Mall - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Darwin War Memorial - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Bicentennial Park - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • East Arm Darwin Station - 18 min drive
  • Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Batji Bar – Open daily.

About this property

Youth Shack Backpackers - Hostel

3-star Darwin hostel in Darwin City Centre, near Darwin Waterfront
An outdoor pool, a bar/lounge and a poolside bar are available at this hostel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. All 85 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, ceiling fans and safes.
Youth Shack Backpackers - Hostel offers 85 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and a ceiling fan. This Darwin hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between noon - 10 PM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Property payment types

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Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

  • Youth Shack Backpackers Hostel Darwin
  • Youth Shack Backpackers Hostel
  • Youth Shack Backpackers Darwin
  • Youth Shack Backpackers

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen

More

  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

3.3

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
11
4 - Good
21
3 - Okay
14
2 - Mediocre
11
1 - Poor
7
2.6
Cleanliness
3.5
Service and Staff
3.4
Amenities
2.9
Property condition

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Close to city. Great budget accommodation. Friendly staff.

Stayed 11 nights in Aug. 2019

2/5

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Cleanliness

Its noisy almost every night even until past 1am. Kitchen is filthy. The party at the poolside was good. Please put some hooks in the showers for convenience. Fan on top of my bed was full of dust I didn't want to turn it on.

Stayed 4 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 9 nights in Jun. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

It has an electric party feel. Movies .pool.. young party stuff . If you dont like music all night and want quite. This is not your place. Its on the Darwin drinking and party street . Full throttle fun place.

Stayed 5 nights in Jun. 2019

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