Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Guests have a range of rooms to choose from such as four bed dormitories, triple, twin, double and single rooms, some with ensuites. Towels, blankets, and sheets are available for hire.

There are modern shared bathroom facilities, a large commercial kitchen, a spacious television room, dining room and even a sun room for guest use. All bedrooms and the main living areas are heated during winter and the cooler months for guest comfort.

Free DVDs, tour desk, WIFI and internet kiosks are also available for the guest's use. Launceston Backpackers also has a large off street car park which is locked each night. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.5

  • Security 8.5

  • Location 9.6

  • Staff 8.5

  • Atmosphere 8.5

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 8.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    21 Dec 2020
    Basic hostel, but has everything you would need and is nice and cheap. Staff were friendly and helpful.
    New Zealand, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 9.7


    01 Mar 2020
    Very spacious bedrooms, kitchen and lounge areas. Comfortable with friendly staff:)
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    21 Feb 2021
    Great hostel for the price! Very spacious dorms, living rooms and kitchens. Staff have quite limited hours and dorms could do with some lockers, but apart from that this is a really good place.
    Australia, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    04 Jan 2021
    Very helpful staff, clean room, hot showers, awesome location, will stay again
    Australia, All Male Group, 25-30
  • 8.9


    12 Jan 2021
    A great place to stay with good kitchen facilities. Value for money for sure. The only thing is there are no lockers like other hostels I've stayed in which did cause a little anxiety for me. The blankets were a little scratchy but I didn't expect anything luxurious. Probably will come back.
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    18 Jul 2020
    Comfortable, clean and friendly. However, my on-line reservation, 4 weeks prior to arrival did not make it to the daily manual login register.
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    27 Feb 2020
    For some reason, I had somewhat low expectations for this hostel but it actually was my favorite one of the trip. It was spacious and peaceful. Big kitchen. The 6-bed female room was very spacious and nice.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    06 Mar 2020
    + Good location, very close to supermarkets and only a few minutes walk to the centre. Friendly staff & cute dog! - Security could be better as anyone can walk in.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    04 Apr 2021
    I felt that having limited hours of operation (staff) impacted on our overall experience.
    Australia, Couple, 41+
  • 6.9


    21 Nov 2020
    The hostel was clean and the kitchen and other common areas large. I did book this hostel as it had a secure car park, I arrived at 1615hrs to discover the car park was locked for the night so I could t use it. This then leads to my key being taped to the main door in an envelope, surely anyone could take that key? I left approx 0930hrs the next day and in the time I stayed never seen a single staff member which for me is concerning. Rooms where fine if a little hot.
    Scotland, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Parking
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • DVD's