Welcome

Albany Backpackers is situated in the middle of the town centre, just 50 metres from the bus station and Tourist Bureau and 100 metres from the waterfront. You'll find bars, cafes, shops, supermarkets and restaurants are on the hostel's doorstep.

Why choose us?

  • Free wireless Internet
  • Licensed Employment Agency
  • Will beat any Quote by 10%*
  • Free breakfast
  • Pool competition & BBQs
  • Centrally located
  • VIP/YHA Discounts
  • Cheap weekly Rates
  • Awesome 120" LCD TV
  • Fantastic backpacker artwork
  • Spacious rooms and comfy mattresses
  • Secure storage for luggage and bikes
  • FREE parking
  • Easy access to the Bibbulmun track and Munda Biddi trails
  • 100’s of satellite TV channels
  • Clean facilities
  • Look before you pay. We are confident you'll love it!**

*  Should be a written quote from a hostel located in Albany WA

** If you'd like to take a look around our hostel before you check-in then please just ask.  We're so confident that you will like the look and feel of our hostel that if, for any reason, you would prefer to stay elsewhere we will cancel your booking at no extra cost to you.

Holiday Visa & Extension

Our staff will assist you in Working Holiday Visa extensions. Read more >>

Latest in Albany Backpackers

A short video!

Check Availability

Find us on Facebook

Our Location

Looking for work?

  • Free job seek service to our guests, the only hostel to have in-house licensed recruitment agency
  • Jobs in over 40 different companies on the south coast
  • We specialise in helping you find regional work

Things to do in Albany

  • Explore the Gap, Natural Bridge, Blowholes and Wind farm
  • Go whale watching
  • Discover the amazing beaches
  • Surf the beautiful waves
  • Dive the HMAS Perth or the Islands
  • Walk a section of the Bibbulmun Track
  • View the region's famous wild flowers
  • Climb aboard the Brig Amity and learn how Albany was colonised
  • Try your hand at fishing. Just like a real Aussie!
  • Expand your mind at Albany Museum
  • Tantalise your pallet with the many vineyards
  • Cycle the Munda Biddi Trail
  • Visit the Whale World Museum & Wildlife Park
  • Go back in time with a visit to the Old Fortress and War Bunkers
  • ‘Man up’ and take a night tour of the Albany Prison
  • Climb Bluff Knoll in the Stirling Range (2nd highest peak in WA)
  • Take in the views from Castle Rock in the Porongurups
  • Hop on a boat cruise
  • Follow the Albany Historical walk and be amazed
  • Explore the local restaurants
  • See the colourful nightlife