Low Head Backpackers
Our budget backpackers is only a minute from George Town, overlooking the water.
A mere minute or two's drive from George Town and a wide variety of interesting and beautiful attractions, the Low Head Backpackers Hostel offers affordable accommodation of a very high standard to suit a variety of budget-conscious travellers.
Our backpacker hostel is beautifully appointed with bunk beds, bathrooms, a well-equipped kitchen, with breathtaking views of the Tamar River and Bass Straight.
Lee's Coaches operate a George Town to Launceston Passenger Service seven days a week. Penguin tours operate every evening at $16/ person
Our office hours are 8am to 8pm. The owners live on site and can be contacted by phone or door phone outside reception at all hours.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle parking
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Fax Service
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Not Included
- Luggage Storage
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pet Friendly
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Accessible
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.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Launceston To Low Head....46minutes
1. Head north on Bathurst Street.
2.Keep going straight ahead past Fosters Street onto the East Tamar Highway
3. There is a Mc Donalds on the Crn of Foster Street and the East Tamar Highway.
4.Continue on East Tamar Hwy, passing Dilston and Hillwood.
Go through 2 roundabouts in Georgetown area
136 Low Head Rd
Low Head TAS 7253
Lee's Coaches operate a George Town to Launceston Passenger Service seven days a week to our door
Located at the mouth of the Tamar River the town of Low Head, together with George Town, are both classified historic towns. In fact George Town is the third oldest town in Australia.
East Beach on Bass Strait and the quieter and safe Lagoon Bay is a popular swimming beach on the river. This region is also famous for its picturesque sunrises and breathtaking sunsets.
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