Central Backpackers is purpose built for the budget traveller. The complex includes a licensed bar, restaurant, live entertainment venue open 7 nights a week, and the town’s top nightclub. Affordable and comfortable, we are right in the heart of the city just 300 metres from the bus stop.
Coffs Harbour is located on Australia's holiday coast, where the mountains meet the sea with miles of untouched secluded beaches. Coffs has a number of attractions such as the largest National Marine Park in NSW with excellent scuba diving, snorkelling, white water rafting and whale watching, all at some of the best rates on the east coast with additional discounts to be had by backpackers staying at our hostel. We can organize all your activities such as skydiving with beach landing, rainforest horse riding, camel riding on the beach, surfing, deep sea fishing, sea kayaking, surf rafting & mountain bike riding at Dorrigo National Park.
A wealth of information & advice is available from our tour desk. We can also book your next hostel, bus tickets, Fraser Island trip, Whitsundays sailing or any other trip you would like to do in Australia or New Zealand. If you book your trip with us you receive a free night at the Plantation Backpackers plus freebies for your onward travels.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Safe Deposit Box
- Steam Room
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Our reception hours are from 9am until 10pm. No late night check-Ins
All guests staying with us must be over the age 18 years.
All rooms are non smoking. All guest must provide a valid passport or drivers license at point of check-in
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
If driving from the North pass the Big Banana (on right) and follow the highway for 3km. We are located right in the CBD just before Harbour Drive.
If driving from the South pass the bus station (on left) and follow the Highway for 300 meters. We are located on the left hand side just after Harbour Drive.
Keep a look out for the Big Central Backpackers sign you can't miss us.
Just pull up out the front and we will direct you to an appropriate Parking spot.
We are located right in the heart of the city just 300 meters north west from the bus stop on the Pacific Hwy.
A short stroll to supermarkets as well as a variety of retail stores, eateries and cafes.
The complex includes a licensed bar, restaurant/ bistro, live entertainment venue open 7 nights a week.
Only 3 minutes walk to the library/regional gallery and Coffs Harbour's Olympic Swimming Pool open all year with a 25 meter heated pool.