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Byron Bay Backpackers

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With plenty to see and do and an ideal climate Byron Bay is certainly a must visit for backpackers. To find some great backpacker accommodation around Australia at a good price just click on this link

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Byron Bay is one of those holiday destinations you never want to leave. In fact this unique seaside village is home to many people who came for a holiday and stayed for a lifetime and, who can blame them.

Situated along the coast, north of Sydney and south of Brisbane , Byron Bay is a popular destination with whale watchers, surfers, divers, bushwalkers and lovers of all things mellow. Backpackers also flock to this cosmopolitan beachside town as they travel up and down the east coast of Australia .

Byron Bay actually lies on the easternmost point of Australia and the local lighthouse is famous for being located on Australia 's most easterly point. This fact and the gorgeous views are just some of the things that draw skydivers from all over the world to the area.

Byron really is a melting pot of people, ways of life and ideas, but what is truly special about Byron is that whether you are a hippy at heart or someone seeking inner peace and improved health, a backpacker, an entrepreneur, or even a celebrity, you will find a place within this community.

From its range of accommodation options, organic cafes, seaside pub and restaurants to its spectacular beaches and lush rainforests, Byron has something for everyone and every budget. And whilst you are here make sure you visit one of the many massage therapists or why not book a yoga or spa retreat.

Byron also boasts a vibrant festival scene. For music lovers there is Splendor in the Grass and Blues and Roots fans should not miss the East Coast Blues and Roots Festival held each year in Byron at Easter. Patrons of the Arts will appreciate the Byron Bay Writers Festival and the Byron Bay Film Festival. And make sure you check out the local art scene for a special souvenir to take home from Byron.

Byron Bay hostels are numerous in areas like Byron Bay where backpacking and outdoor activities are a primary tourist attraction. Byron's Bay's draw is its impeccable climate and uninterrupted natural beauty, located in the center of two breathtaking scenery's, on the one side is a gorgeous coastline with clear blue waters and an extensive tropical rainforest on the other, it is the easternmost point in Australia.

Things to do include, hang gliding, helicopter rides over Byron Bay, snorkelling, sky diving and more, if you're feeling a little more on the wild side, Byron bay is packed with night clubs and bars to appease your more adult tastes.

If you're planning on taking a trip to Byron bay this summer and are on a tight budget, or even if you're not on a tight budget, hostels are on the cheapest and arguably the best form of temporary housing available for youth and there are plenty of them to choose from in Byron Bay. What hostels lack in privacy and one on one service they make up for in an overwhelming amount of amenities and activities. There is also a greater potential for connections to be made and memories to be formed, even if you can afford a hotel, it is still highly recommended that you stay in a hostel.

There are a number of important things to consider when searching for the ideal hostel to house you during your stay in Byron Bay. The most important thing to take into account is the prospective hostels location. Middle Reef Beech house for instance is in a prime location, less than ten minutes walk from the bus stop, about the same distance from the main beach, as well as the town center and only fifteen minutes from the train station, it is ideally situated close to all major amenities, not that you would need to go anywhere for those amenities. The Middle Reef Beach House is complete with fully equipped, fully stocked kitchens, a BBQ, a television, private balconies, and free Wi-Fi access. Another great hostels in Byron bay is Cape Byron Lodge situated on Bungalow Rd, this is the place to be if you're a party animal always looking for the party.

Cape Byron lodge was actually the first backpacker hostel in Byron bay, they pride themselves on providing absolutely exceptional value and are frequently regarded as the most affordable and well priced hostel in Byron Bay, dubbed the coolest, most popular hostel Byron Bay has to offer especially for youth, with a number of nightclubs literally right across the street from it. It is the place to be if you're looking to be part of the crowd and in the center of where everything "goes down". Only a few minutes from Byron Bays central area, as well as gorgeous beaches, fully equipped with Free internet and Wi-Fi access, a shared kitchen, a TV lounge with free DVD and cable as well as entertainment in the evenings. They provide passes to nightclubs, discount dinners and vouchers, and BBQ facilities.

You can't go wrong with either of these hostels, they are highly reviewed by both critics and ex-tenants alike, they are in excellent locations, right in center of clubs bars, restaurants and close enough to transportation amenities that you can go somewhere else for a day if you want to. if you're a backpacker on a budget and are looking for the best bang for your buck this summer, flip a coin, and pick one of these two, either one of them will make your trip one to remember. 

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