Feels like you are staying in an wildlife park, a real oasis! We offer a variety of styles of accommodation from Deluxe doubles , Double, Family rooms and bunk rooms. A small and personal place accommodating up to a maximium 31 people. A great place for those who need a relaxing break at Port Stephens unique eco-accommodation. A pleasant experience for the free independant traveller who has never stayed in a backpackers to see how great they really are. A chance to get away and enjoy the nature at the multi award winning facility, SAMURAI. Features include, resort saltwater pool, FREE Hotspot internet, bush kitchen, campfire, "shed" with pool table, tv, books and mags. FREE use of Sandboards and boogie boards. Bikes available for hire. Voted Best Backpackers at the North Coast Tourism Award 2007, 2008 & 2009. YHA members receive a discount with direct bookings.
Winner of the following
Hunter Valley Tourism Awards for Excellence for 1995,96,97,99 & 2000
North Coast Tourism Award 2003, 2007,2008
Finalist in NSW Tourism Awards 1996 & 2003,2007, 2008
Voted Best YHA in NSW 2008