Located 2 minutes’ walk from The Entrance Main Beach, The Entrance Backpackers offers guests free WiFi, bed linen, and tea and coffee daily. All accommodations includes lockers and shared bathroom facilities.

The shared lounge room has flat-screen cable TV, a DVD player and a selection of DVDs for you to use. There is a communal kitchen and dining area where you can enjoy a meal. Laundry facilities are available.

Daily pelican feeding takes place only 3 minutes’ walk from The Entrance Backpackers. The Australian Reptile Park and the Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park are both 40 minutes’ drive away.

The Entrance Backpackers has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 24, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)


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4 reasons to choose The Entrance Backpackers

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • The Entrance Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1,400 feet from property
  • North Entrance Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1,700 feet from property
  • Blue Bay Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    4,000 feet from property
  • Toowoon Bay Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    4,900 feet from property
  • Tuggerah Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Shelly Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    We can supply padlocks for a small fee.
    Answered on October 19, 2019
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    Yes we have an Australia Day change of management gathering on 26/01/2020. Live Entertainment, BYO alchohol and lots of Australia Day fun!
    Answered on November 30, 2019
  • is there a 'lock out' time in the evening?
    the front door is a coded entry door. you can exit and enter as many times as you like as long as you have the code to open the door.
    Answered on February 24, 2021
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    We don't have a shuttle bus, but the beach is walking distance.
    Answered on October 19, 2019
  • Is there a all female dorm available? I’m travelling alone.
    yes we have a female only dorm
    Answered on December 19, 2020
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Amenities of The Entrance Backpackers
  • Picnic area
  • Shared kitchen
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Entrance Backpackers takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


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.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 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.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos The Entrance Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform The Entrance Backpackers 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.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

FAQs about The Entrance Backpackers

  • Check-in at The Entrance Backpackers is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Entrance Backpackers by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 1h 30min
    • Train 3h

  • The nearest beach is 650 feet from The Entrance Backpackers.

  • The Entrance Backpackers is 2,450 feet from the center of The Entrance.

  • The Entrance Backpackers offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Bowling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding
    • Bar crawls
    • Beach

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