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Swansea Backpackers
2 stars

Swansea Backpackers

98 Tasman Highway, Swansea, TAS 7190, Australia
Swansea, Australia
See location+61 362 578 650
From
C$ 83
Cheapest

rate per night

6.8
Okay
based on 5 reviews
5 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Double room
C$ 83

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About Swansea Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Swansea Backpacker Lodge offers a unique setting while in Swansea. It also features laundry facilities, luggage storage and an express check-in and check-out feature.

There are a range of amenities on offer to those staying at the hostel, including meeting rooms, wireless internet access in public areas and a tour desk. The on-site garden is an ideal place to rest and relax.

Every room at Swansea Backpacker Lodge offers a refrigerator and all the necessities for a comfortable stay. They are also equipped with an oven and a microwave.

East Coast Natureworld, Freycinet Marine Farm and Bicheno Visitor Information Centre are are a 40-minute drive from the hostel. Guests can also take an easy stroll to Dolphin Sands and Bicheno.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Swansea Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Express check-out
  • Disabled Access
  • Game room
  • Beach access
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Game room
  • Pool table
  • Hiking

Kitchen

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled Access
  • Designated smoking area

Outdoor

  • Grill
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

General

  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Express check-out

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi

Reviews of Swansea Backpackers

6.8
Okay5 verified reviews
6.2Solo
1.6Families
3.9Couples
2.5Friends
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10Wonderful
Anonymous, Oct. 2017

Pros. It's really worth to visit swansea and if you are around you really should stay there. The owener are so lovely and doning the best they can to make erverything good for you. The 12people shared room is great! You've got your one privatcy it's really worth to see it and the mattress are super confi. Next to the hostel is a bottleshop and a backery and the supermarket is just a 5min walk like to beach

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What are the amenities offered at Swansea Backpackers?

Swansea Backpackers offers a range of amenities including beach access, a game room, pool table, hiking, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, a grill, and a garden.

What can I expect from the beds at Swansea Backpackers?

The POD beds at Swansea Backpackers are spacious, equipped with USB charging points and individual lights, ensuring privacy and a comfortable sleep experience.

When is the best time to visit Swansea Backpackers?

The low season at Swansea Backpackers is in February, while the high season is in April.

Is parking available at Swansea Backpackers?

Yes, Swansea Backpackers provides parking facilities, ensuring convenience for guests with vehicles.

What is the quality of the kitchen at Swansea Backpackers?

While some guests have expressed concerns about the cleanliness of the kitchen, others have praised it for being well-equipped and clean, with a great range of cooking equipment.

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Choose a Room with a View

Some guests recommended opting for a room with a balcony facing the garden for a more relaxing and scenic experience.

Consider Low Season Visits

If possible, consider visiting during the low season in February to avoid crowds and potentially get better deals.

Nearby Attractions

Take advantage of the proximity to attractions like Bark Mill Museum, Glamorgan War Memorial, and Kates Berry Farm, all within walking distance from the hostel.

Check Room Amenities

Ensure that the room you book is equipped with a refrigerator, oven, and microwave for added convenience during your stay.

Be Mindful of Shared Facilities

Keep in mind that the bathrooms and kitchen are shared, and some guests have mentioned the need for better maintenance and cleanliness in these areas.

Engage with the Friendly Staff

Interact with the friendly and helpful staff who have been praised for their accommodating nature and willingness to assist guests.

Plan for Group Stays

If traveling in a group, consider the hostel's ability to accommodate large groups and provide well-equipped kitchen facilities for group cooking.

Explore the Surrounding Area

Take advantage of the hostel's location, which offers easy access to a nearby beach, a game room, and opportunities for hiking.

Consider High Season Challenges

If planning a visit during the high season in April, be prepared for potentially larger crowds and higher prices.

Embrace the Unique Character

Embrace the unique character of the hostel, including the spacious communal room and the welcoming approach to Pacific Islander backpackers.

Location

98 Tasman Highway, Swansea, TAS 7190

What's nearby

  • Bark Mill Museum14 m
  • Glamorgan War Memorial0.6 km
  • Kates Berry Farm3 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Swansea Backpackers

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FAQs when booking at Swansea Backpackers

  • Where is Swansea Backpackers located?

    Swansea Backpackers is located at 98 Tasman Highway, 0.8 km from the centre of Swansea. Bark Mill Museum is the closest landmark to Swansea Backpackers.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Swansea Backpackers?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Swansea Backpackers.

  • Does Swansea Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Swansea Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Swansea Backpackers from the airport?

    Swansea Backpackers is 91.8 km from Hobart. Swansea Backpackers is 95.9 km from Launceston.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Swansea Backpackers hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Swansea Backpackers in Swansea and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Swansea Backpackers and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Swansea Backpackers.

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Good to know

Value for money

6.4

Distance to downtown

0.8 km