DICKSON BACKPACKERS

Level 1 4 14 Woolley St., Dickson, AC 2602 Australia (AUS)
1 Star Suburban Hotel
-35.2506029149.1367075
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  • 15 rooms in hotel
  • Check-in time: 11: am
  • Check-out time: 10:00 am
  • Group score of 8.7/10

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Local Attractions

Parliament House, Australian War Memorial, National Museum of Australia, Old Parliament House, NAtional Film and Sound Archive, NAtional Archives, Museum of Democracy, Portrait Gallery, Museum of Design, National Gallery, Questacon, National Botanic Gardens, Telstra Tower, Lake Burley Griffin, Cockington Green, Exhibiton Park,

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Property Description

Clean, secure and quiet backpackers hostel with shared dormitory accommodation (all facilities, kitchen and bathrooms, shared) for groups of up to 50 persons. Accommodation packages can be priced per person (shared dorms, partial occupancy of hostel) and/or occupy whole of hostel (max 50 persons.Located less than 4km north of Canberra City Centre (six minutes drive) Dickson Backpackers is located in a busy restaurant precinct, in Canberra's chinatown, Woolley Street, and a short(5 minute) stroll to the Dickson Shopping Centre, located at the other end of Woolley Street. Dickson Shopping Centre also features an outdoor swimming centre (open September through to end of March), speciality shops, supermarket and, banks,post office, medical and professional centre and access to very easy public transport. Between Dickson Backpackers and Dickson Centre, you'll find a wealth of restaurants, three gyms, three pubs/bars and the Tradies, with cheap meals all day from 6 am until 4 am, bars, pool room, a variety of entertainment including the chance to have a flutter on the pokies (slots) for the gamblers. Also within easy reach of ANU, University of Canberra and ADFA, shopping malls, major tourist attractions (Parliament House, War Memorial, Australian National Gallery, all the sporting and celebratory events hosted annually in Australia's national capital, including Summernats, Floriade, Foreshore, Groovin the Moo and the Multicultural Festival.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:11: am
Check Out:10:00 am
Year of Last Renovation:2007
Floors:1
Rooms:15
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:15
Handicap Rooms:0
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Once Per Stay
Meeting Rooms:0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.2 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.2 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.2 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individuals: 48 hours notice of changes or cancellation or full rate for first night payable.Groups: 1 week notice of changes(decrease in numbers) or cancellation or full amount is payable
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:25% at time of booking and balance payable in ful
Total Taxes:10.00%
GST: Goods and Services Tax:10.00 GST %
Additional Person Fee:40.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 2.50 Per Person/Per Hour
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Fax available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mixed dorms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Terrace
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Canberra International Airport is located about 20 minutes drive fromthe hostel. Taxi cost approximately $28. Local buses operate from Airport to city centre Monday to Friday.

Local Shuttle Info: Located 3.5k from the city centre, and accessible by local (ACTION) buses from Platform 8, Bus numbers 200 (also servicing Canberra Railway Station at Kingston), 31, 39, 50-59 providing a five minute frequency from city bus station to Motor Vehicle Registry (Canberra Connect) stop, five minutes walk from the hostel. Total travel time city centre to hostel by bus is 6minutes, by taxi (Approximately $15), 6 minutes.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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