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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hostel with free breakfast and free airport shuttle

Location

This family-friendly Albany hostel is located on the Strip, within a 5-minute walk of Patrick Taylor Cottage, Albany Convict Gaol Museum, and Town Hall. Western Australian Museum and Old Gaol Museum are also within 10 minutes.

Property Features

A fitness center, a bar/lounge, and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free cooked-to-order breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle. Additionally, free use of bicycles, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 23 shared rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Guests can appreciate conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers, and other amenities include private yards and DVD players. Bathrooms are shared.

1849 Backpackers Hotel

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

1849 Backpackers Hotel features a fitness center and complimentary bicycles. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Victorian hostel also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a train station pick-up service are complimentary for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

1849 Backpackers Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 23 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Year Built 1849 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free cooked-to-order breakfast, available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a fitness center and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 33 per stay.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

24-hour check-in

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AUD 15.50 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 33 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • 1849 Backpackers
  • 1849 Backpackers Albany
  • 1849 Backpackers Hostel
  • 1849 Backpackers Hostel Albany
  • 1849 Backpackers Hotel Albany

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Alcohol is not served at this property.


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