Anglesea Backpackers

Backpackers and Hostels

Anglesea Backpackers is a ten minute walk from the beach along the beautiful Anglesea River, and only 200 metres away from the golf course, home of the famous kangaroos.

This backpackers hostel is an excellent place to base yourself while experiencing everything the surf coast has to offer, including magnificent beaches, national parks, shopping and the world famous Bells Beach.

Anglesea Backpackers offers one dorm style room with six bunk beds, as well as a family room with a double bed and a set of bunks, or you can reserve the private ensuite room which includes a double bed and single bunk bed, complete with your own bathroom. All linen including doonas, pillows, pillow cases and doonas covers are provided. Bring along your groceries and you’ll be cooking up cheap and healthy banquets in no time – in the fully equipped kitchen.

Please note: Anglesea Backpackers are a small, three-bedroom accommodation facility, best described as boutique, primarily catering for family orientated travellers. Management consider the comfort of guests as very important, regularly checking on both the comfort and safety of all guests. The owners reside on the property.


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The single dorm room is a spacious dorm style room with three bunks, which sleeps a total six people. It is a shared unisex room. It does share a bathroom with one other room, which is the family room. All linen is supplied but you will need your towel and toiletries.

Family Room

The family room is suitable for four people. It consists of a double bed and a set of bunks, thus titled the family room. This room shares a bathroom with one other room in the facility. All linen is supplied but you will need your towels and any required toiletries


This is the only private ensuite room, which has a double bed with a single bunk above. The room does have a private bathroom. Note: this room comfortably fits two people, however it can accommodate a third person but for comfort it is recommendedthat this third person be a child.



ADULT From $30 to $150

Ensuite room sleeps two comfortably however can accommodate a third person. Family room sleeps four. Dorm room sleeps six. Both share a bathroom.