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I loved this hostel. It's located in a lush garden with hammocks to chill out. The owners are lovely people and keen to help. The only negative things were that there wasn't any soap provided at the bathroom and the kitchen was really low on cutlery/plates and other equipment. Would definitely come back here!
Nice staff, very helpful, people were very loud they talked to them. Nice hostel. Very clean bathroom and kitchen. Booked our whale watching with them. Helped us with insider tips for the next stops on our trip. Would stay there again
It's a really lovely place! Love the homey and cosy style. Everything is so neat and clean. Especially love the kitchen and garden (with a well-equipped BBQ area and hammocks). The owners (Brent and Megan) are super friendly and they really care about every guest and offer very helpful travel advice. I booked a Fraser Island tour from them and it's just awesome! Just a short walk to the beautiful beaches and esplanade. Close to supermarket too. Highly recommend this place!
Aussie Woolshed is a really calm and beautiful place to stay. Hervey Bay may not be the most happening place, but the beach is beautiful (amazing weather around July!) and Hoolihans is a fun place to grab a drink. The rooms are spread out into three different buildings, with really clean bathrooms and laundry close by. I had no problems with bugs and only saw two possums (so cute!) Megan and Brent are incredibly friendly and I am really glad I chose to stay here!
- Novice Nomad
- Couple, 25-30
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Amazing hostel! One of the best vibes I've ever come across in my travels. It's like your own tropical oasis in a relaxed beachside town. Easy walk to a clean, beautiful beach. Facilities were immaculate, beds were comfortable and the owners - Brent and Megan - were super helpful and friendly. I definitely recommend this place!
Ended up staying at The Woolshed for more than 1 night just because of how good it was! Family owned & run, the staff are very friendly & pleasant to be around & nothing is any trouble. They have great knowledge, offering sound advice on Fraser Island & which tours are best. The hostel has plenty of grounds to relax in, it can feel like a home away from home.!The showers, kitchen, lounge & all rooms are cleaned thoroughly (communal areas daily) & you have facilities to do laundry and hire bikes.
Very nice hostel with unique garden features. Hammocks were awesome! I stayed in a second floor room and became ill during the night, so the walk down the stairs and across the garden to the restroom was a difficult as I became weak and spent that day in bed. That said, the hostel took good care of us, and went out of their way to inquire whether our tour company might refund our tickets to Frasier island after I was too unwell to attend. Would recommend to a friend!
cute little hostel with a good feel about it and friendly knowledgeable staff. tropical gardens ideal to relax in before and after a trip to fraser island (which is possibly one of the best things ive done in aus!) dont need a party hostel, hervey bay isnt exactly a party town..maybe consider locks on main gate, but otherwise this is one of the best hostels ive stayed in in Australia. Thanks!!
There were lots of insects in the hostel. Mainly ants. Probably as it is a wooden building.
Great place, nice rooms and the staff is just amazing!