1770 Southern Cross Backpackers Reviews
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Another hostel that has a pre-occupation with shutting the kitchen at 9.30pm, which was irritating because I didn't arrive until 8:45pm, having driven north to escape tropical cyclone Marcia in Yeppoon. Signs everywhere warn you that unwashed dishes incur a $5 fine but I wasn't allowed to quickly return and wash a dish that I didn't get time to take back, even though staff continued to enter and use the kitchen until gone 10:15pm. Not enough plug sockets in the dorm either. Bit average really.
Amazing resort-style hostel just outside of Agnes Water. The pool area was great to chill out in and the staff were really friendly, regular shuttle buses into agnes water too! The rooms were pretty basic but absolutely fine for a couple of nights. Bathrooms were back in the common area and not very private. Also, the dorms didn't lock and the doors would randomly swing open all the time! Locking wasn't a problem as it felt very safe there but the door was pretty annoying. Overall a good stay!
Loved our stay here beautiful grounds surrounding the hostel. Shuttle bus times could have been abit more frequent. Not much to do in the town itself but reef to surf lesson was fun and walked up to captain cook monument. Scooteroo looks fab but we didnt do it. Rooms are big enough, no curtains though. Great having an ensuite!
A little bit out of the town, but a lovely place to stay. Nice rooms and a helpful stuff. The kitchen could be bigger, and there where not enough pans and pots. I would stay there again.
Really nice place. Good vibes. Very friendly and helpfull staff!!