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Melaleuca Surfside Backpackers

Location: 2 Koala Place Boat Harbour NSW 2316

Melaleuca is an architecturally designed, tranquil retreat, set on 6 acres of natural bush land. It has been created using wood and glass to maximise light, space and harmony with nature. Come and see the large variety of native wildlife including koalas, possums, frogs, sugar-gliders and kookaburras. A great place to chill back and relax, or get out and about to experience all the adventure activities in the Port Stephens area.



  • Camp Kitchen
  • Communal Fridge
  • Unpowered Sites
  • Carpark
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Communal Bathroom
  • Non-Smoking Indoors

Cancellation Policy

As per the Port Stephens Visitor Centre

Arrival Time: 14.00
Departure Time: 10.30

Phone: 02 4981 9422
Fax: 02 4981 9422
Mobile: 0427 200 950

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Ranking

Ranked #18 of 32 Specialty lodging in Port Stephens

TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews

"Slice of paradise"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 1 month ago

"I stayed here when taking a large group up to Port Stephens, This hostel surpassed my expectations. The owners were really friendly and willing to work with our group every step of the way. The..." more »


"Great great place but needs mantainance"

3/5 Average Reviewed 1 month ago

"The place is awesome, you are in the middle of a nice bush with a friendly kangaroo, posums and animals in general. The commun area is great to relax nice tv, perfect wifi, lots of dvds also a great..." more »

violeta y, Barcelona, Spain

"Great camping and friendly staff."

4/5 Very good Reviewed 3 months ago

"We stayed here for 2 nights camping in our own tent. The campsite is a lovely base to explore the area and the facilities are adequate and the kitchen is clean. The wildlife provides a nice..." more »

Daniel H, Stevenage, United Kingdom

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