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Featured Hostels in Coffs Harbour

Central Backpackers - Hostel
2 out of 5
88 Grafton Street, Coffs Harbour, NSW
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Situated in Coffs Harbour, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Coffs Harbour Court House and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Big Banana Fun Park. Coffs Harbour Regional ...

3.1/5 (48 reviews)

"Attached Bistro good prices and value for money food."…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2020

Central Backpackers - Hostel
Bellingen YHA – Belfry Guesthouse
2 out of 5
2 Short Street, Bellingen, NSW
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The price is Rs4,676 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct

Located in the heart of Bellingen, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Bellingen Museum, Bellingen Park and Bellingen Golf Club. Bongil Bongil National ...

4.3/5Excellent! (45 reviews)

"Had an ambient and communal feel of friendliness in a gorgeous setting"…"

Reviewed on 17 Jul 2020

Bellingen YHA – Belfry Guesthouse
Coffs Harbour YHA Hostel/Backpackers
3 out of 5
51 Collingwood Street, Coffs Harbour, NSW
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Jetty Beach and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Big Banana Fun Park. Coffs Jetty Pier and Dolphin Marine Magic ...

4.1/5Very Good! (50 reviews)

"The beds make noises and the mattress was terrible."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

Coffs Harbour YHA Hostel/Backpackers

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Hoey Moey Backpackers - Hostel
2 out of 5
84 Ocean Parade, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,564 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov

Nestled on the beach, this Coffs Harbour hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Park Beach and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Big Banana Fun Park. North Wall Beach and Muttonbird ...

3.5/5Good! (73 reviews)

"Great location, basic rooms, very frustrating that none of the keys we were given worked properly meaning that room access was difficult"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

Hoey Moey Backpackers - Hostel
Aussitel Backpackers
1.5 out of 5
312 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, NSW
The price is Rs3,572 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Coffs Harbour Racecourse, Coffs Jetty Pier and Coffs Harbour Regional Museum. Dolphin Marine ...

Aussitel Backpackers
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Other property types in Coffs Harbour

Opal Cove Resort

Opal Cove Resort

4 out of 5
Opal Blvd - Pacific Hwy, Korora, NSW
The price is Rs6,686 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
3.7/5Good! (969 reviews)

"Great location and the beach is one of the best in coffs. The decor and interior design needs some updating, it's like it's stuck in the 1980's. All the staff were very helpful and friendly. Parking was also easy."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Opal Cove Resort
BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort

BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort

4 out of 5
11 Firman Drive, Coffs Harbour, NSW
The price is Rs9,653 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
4.1/5Very Good! (1,734 reviews)

"We will be back. Brilliant spot. We couldn’t be more satisfied"…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2020

BreakFree Aanuka Beach Resort
Ramada Resort by Wyndham Coffs Harbour

Ramada Resort by Wyndham Coffs Harbour

4 out of 5
6 Resort Drive, Pacific Bay Resort, Coffs Harbour, NSW
4.4/5Wonderful! (158 reviews)

"Pool was great! Building needs a paint. Apartments well stocked."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Ramada Resort by Wyndham Coffs Harbour
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for low-cost places to stay in Coffs Harbour, a hostel might be a great choice for you. These dorm-style accommodation options come in quite a few different forms, but they have three main things in common:

  • Low prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By going with a hostel in Coffs Harbour, you can cut your spending on accommodation and set aside more of your budget for going out during your stay. We've heard good things about this destination's natural setting, including its beaches and island views.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Coffs Harbour?

Good weather's always better when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically February and January, while July and August are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 27° C and night-time temperatures average 16° C
  • April-June: 25° C is the daytime average and 7° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 23° C and night-time averages are around 7° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 27° C during the day and 12° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 1478 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Coffs Harbour?

Depending on what interests you, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Natural Features
  • North Coast Botanic Gardens
  • Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve
  • Bruxner Park Flora Reserve
Cultural Attractions
  • Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery
  • Coffs Harbour Regional Museum
  • Bellingen Museum
Additional Attractions
  • Coffs Central
  • Coffs Harbour Court House
  • Coffs Harbour Showground

Overall, Coffs Harbour is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Marina
  • Dolphins
  • Whale watching
  • Rainforest

How to Get to Coffs Harbour and Around the Area

You'll find the closest airport in Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS), 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from the city centre. Another option is Grafton, NSW (GFN), situated 37.5 mi (60.3 km) away. Once you're on the ground, you might want to use public transport during your trip. Head over to Urunga Station for metro transport. If you're hoping to explore more of the area, make your way to Coffs Harbour Station to take a train.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Coffs Harbour?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for exploring. We’ve heard good things about this destination’s natural setting, including its beaches and island views.
What is a hostel?
These dormitory-style accommodations come in many forms, but all of them have a few qualities in common, including budget prices, a social atmosphere and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Coffs Harbour?
Based on reviews from our guests, these Coffs Harbour hostels have positive ratings: Central Backpackers - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a nightclub. You’ll find free toiletries in all rooms. Bellingen YHA – Belfry Guesthouse - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find towels and linens in all rooms. Coffs Harbour YHA Hostel/Backpackers - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Coffs Harbour Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Hoey Moey Backpackers - Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Aussitel Backpackers - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Coffs Harbour Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. You’ll find showers, lockers and linens in all rooms.
How many hostels will I find in Coffs Harbour?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Coffs Harbour, one of Expedia’s 5 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Coffs Harbour?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Coffs Harbour is 1378 inches.
What is there to see and do in Coffs Harbour?
Generally, Coffs Harbour is known for its beaches, marina and dolphins. Major attractions include Big Banana Fun Park. Get out into nature with places such as Park Beach, Jetty Beach and Diggers Beach. Cultural attractions include Yarrawarra Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Coffs Harbour Regional Museum and Bellingen Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Coffs Harbour while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Coffs Harbour on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Coffs Harbour, NSW (CFS), 1.8 mi (2.8 km) away. An alternative is Grafton, NSW (GFN), situated 37.5 mi (60.3 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to use public transport to get around. Make your way to Urunga Station to catch the metro. If you’re looking to explore more of the surrounding area, make your way to Coffs Harbour Station to hop on a train.