Backpacker Hostels in Coffs Harbour, Australia

5 Hostels for Backpackers available. Prices start from $14 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Coffs Harbour

Adventure Hostels Beach Lovers Retreat Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
51 Collingwood Street More
Beach Lovers Retreat Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
90 Ocean Parade ... More
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
88 Grafton Street ... More
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Party Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…Rooms are a little on the small side but I have stayed in smaller. Nice atmosphere. The staff were really friendly and helpful. The building was clean and bright, as were the dorms, which were … More
Solo Traveller
"…I would recommend this to anyone traveling alone and looking to make friends -- you will make heaps here! Booked for three nights, stayed for a month - Coffs harbour was just meant to break up my … More

Hotels in Coffs Harbour

"…Check out at 10:00 am. Payment upon arrival by credit cards, debit cards. (This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival) Taxes included. Breakfast not included - optional $18 AUD … More
"…The Big Windmill Motel has 41 Spacious Rooms all with Air-Conditioning, Digital TV, Foxtel & Wireless Broadband. We have a 15 metre swimming pool with water slide, guest laundry, Free BBQ … More
"…With a wide range of guest room configurations available, ibis budget Coffs Harbour is an excellent choice for couples, families and groups of friends travelling to the Coffs Coast. Guests staying … More

Backpacker Hostels in Coffs Harbour, Australia

5 Hostels for Backpackers available. Prices start from $14 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Coffs Harbour (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Coffs Harbour.

Coffs Harbour, a small, cozy beach city about six hours up the east coast from Sydney, is easily reachable by train or Greyhound bus, which are both really comfortable. If you are traveling up the east coast, it's worth stopping over and staying in Coffs Harbour for a night or two.

It has everything you need -- the big supermarkets such as Coles and Woolworths, and a shopping mall with shops such as Cotton On, Factorie, and Typo. It's not really a place to party, although there are certain bars where you can eat and hang out and have some beers afterwards, while enjoying the live music together with the local farmers.

There are a couple of hostels in Coffs Harbour, all spread around the city but all close to supermarkets. Some are working hostels as well, filled with hard working fruit pickers all year round. Most Coffs Harbour hostels have a free pick-up from the bus or train station. Most of the hostels are close to the beach, which is beautiful but dangerous at the same time; because of the strong currents, the number of people drowning is quite high. Therefore the lifeguards are constantly driving up and down the beach, and getting people to swim between the flags.

Not only is Coffs Harbour a beautiful, quiet place to stop, but you also find beautiful beaches with loads of wildlife around there as well, including kangaroos and dolphins hanging around. A couple Coffs Harbour hostels offer a little tour to spot some kangaroos -- it's a must do! Besides that, Coffs Harbour is the town with the "big banana" tourist attraction.

Overall, Coffs Harbour is a nice place to have a little break from your travels for a couple of days, but has nothing special to offer.

Written by local enthusiast for Coffs Harbour hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Coffs Harbour hostels Tessa

Coffs Harbour Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Coffs Harbour, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 5
Average dorm price $28
Average private room price $94
Cheapest Hostel in Coffs Harbour Hoey Moey Backpackers with $29.5
Party hostels in Coffs Harbour Central Plantation Backpackers (3 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 7.4

FAQ about Coffs Harbour Hostels

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