Just 500 feet from Back Beach, Dolphin Retreat Bunbury offers boogie boards and a pool table. Guests enjoy free continental breakfast each morning.

You can play a game of table tennis, or enjoy a meal in the BBQ area. The property also offers free movie nights and free activities such as ‘Aussie Sausage Sizzles’.

Dolphin Retreat is 5 minutes’ drive from Bunbury Train Station, the Dolphin Discovery Center and the Bunbury Visitor Center. Perth is a 2-hour drive away.

Guests can choose to stay in a lively dormitory room or in the comfort of a private room. All rooms are air conditioned and have access to shared bathroom facilities.

Breakfast includes Vegemite, toast, jam, tea and coffee. There are also a number of dining options within a 10-minute walk.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 10, 2013
Hotel chain/brand: Youth Hostels Association

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

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  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    yes a lock is required to secure items in the lockers


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    Answered on September 22, 2020
  • Do you have planned events or activities?

    No we don't have planned events or activities


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  • Hi do I get this room for myself

    You need to book a private room (single). Mixed dorms & female dorms are shared rooms. please note you will still be sharing the common areas, bathroom/toilets & kitchen with other guests.


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  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    Yes we can store luggage for you. Access to retrieve your luggage needs to be with reception opening times or pre-organised outside of these times if staff are available onsite.


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    Answered on December 7, 2020
  • Is it quiet at night?

    Yes. We have a night caretaker sleeping on the premises at night. If there is any noise they will attend or you can simply phone us and we will ask the caretaker to attend and silence any noise from other guests.


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  • Are you pet friendly

    Unfortunately our premises does not allow guests to bring pets


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  • Are sheets and towels included?

    Bed linen is provided in all rooms. Towels are only supplied in private rooms


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  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?

    We do not allow guests to use sleeping bags.


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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Vat 2
    0.9 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Scotty's Burger Bar
    0.9 miles
  • Restaurant Yours Or Mine
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Nicola's Restorante
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Fitzgerald's Irish Bar
    0.4 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Mojo's Bar
    0.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Preston River
    3.2 miles
  • River Collie River
    11.9 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Indian
    0.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bunbury Beach
    900 feet
  • Jetty Baths Beach
    3,250 feet
  • Leschenault Peninsula Conservation Park
    2.6 miles
  • Dalyellup Beach
    4.4 miles
How to get to Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA from Perth Airport
    Public transportation
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Movie nights
  • Entertainment staff
  • Library
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
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Check-in

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 71.98USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa JCB American Express Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

The name on the credit card used for the booking should correspond to the guest staying at the property.

Please note that guests under 18 years old are not allowed in shared dormitories and must book a private room.

Please note for bookings of more than 6 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Please note that early check in is subject to availability.

Please note, children are welcome at this property, but cannot be accommodated in the co-living (shared) rooms. Guests under the age of 17 can only check in with a parent or designated guardian. Children aged 17 will need a letter from a parent or official guardian to stay in private rooms only.

Designated guardians must have written permission from a parent/legal guardian. This includes school groups.'

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 71.98USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA

  • Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA is 1.1 miles from the center of Bunbury.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • The nearest beach is 1,500 feet from Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA.

  • Check-in at Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA by:

    • Bus 2h 30min

  • Dolphin Retreat Bunbury YHA offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Library
    • Ping-pong
    • Fishing
    • Entertainment staff
    • Movie nights