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 8.7

  • Security 8.9

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 8.7

  • Atmosphere 7.3

  • Cleanliness 8.2

  • Facilities 8.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    12 Jan 2020
    The overall hostel is clean, except the blanket. Staff are so friendly and supportive.
    Vietnam, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0


    22 Apr 2019
    Great clean hostel, friendly staff, excellent service and value overall!
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    19 Oct 2019
    Excellent hostel. Stayed here for one night before hiking the overland track. Very clean, helpful staff and comprehensive facilities. Great central location in Launceston too.
    Australia, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    23 Apr 2019
    For budget accommodation I was pleasantly surprised with facilities and the service. I really enjoyed being with a diverse group of people in travel mode
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 9.1


    08 Mar 2019
    Had a very enjoyable stay, clean and tidy, great staff on front desk, good atmosphere, location and excellent kitchen facilities + washing/laundry facilities
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 8.9


    31 Oct 2018
    Very good overall
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    05 Jan 2020
    Stayed with 4 children. Basic but comfortable band clean accomodation. Great location. Easy walking distance to sites and activities. Recommended.
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 8.6


    05 Dec 2019
    Launceston backpackers was the perfect place to stay before our Overland Track trip. It is right opposite a coles so easy to stock up on last minute things. Only down side is that the office closes at 6pm and when we arrived just after it was difficult to go back after we had checked in and rent towels and get the WiFi code.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    05 Dec 2018
    Clean, functional, no frills decor. Very good location.
    Singapore, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    09 Feb 2019
    This place got the job done. Definitely nothing special though.
    Canada, Male, 31-40
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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