Launceston Backpackers

Backpackers and Hostels

Launceston Backpackers provides comfortable hostel accommodation in the heart of Launceston, Northern Tasmania. The Federation building has been tastefully renovated and has a homely atmosphere.
There are a range of accommodation options to choose from including six and four-bed dormitories, triple, twin, double and single rooms. There are also double rooms with ensuite bathrooms. Doona and linen are included. Towels, blankets and sheets are available for hire. The accommodation has modern bathrooms, a large commercial kitchen, a spacious television room, separate dining room and a sunroom. All bedrooms and main living areas are heated in winter. There is a large off-street car park and visitors have 24-hour access. There are laundry facilities, internet access and a video library. The surrounding garden is well maintained. Launceston Backpackers has a tour and information desk and all bus companies will drop off and pick you up from this hostel.
Visit the magnificent Cataract Gorge which is a 10-minute walk from Launceston Backpackers. Enjoy the convenience of supermarkets, pubs, restaurants and outdoor shops all within five blocks. Wander down to Old Launceston Seaport and enjoy a coffee by the water or visit the cool-climate wineries of the Tamar Valley.


Australian Tourism Accreditation Carpark Communal Kitchen Communal Refrigerator Free Wifi International Laundry Non Smoking Not Available Public Telephone Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Tour Desk


A Dormitory contains beds/bunks and may include adjoining bedroom(s). It typically is backpacker/hostel accommodation.

Typically a Standard Room contains one or more beds but does not have ensuite bathing and toilet facilities. Guests normally share these facilities.

Typically an Ensuite Room has bed/s and own bathing and toilet facilities accessed from within the room.

From AU$17.37

Dorm bed from AUD27, twin room AUD69, triple room AUD90, single room AUD65, double room AUD65, double ensuite AUD75. Linen not included with dorms.

Trading Times

Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 10:00 am

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