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Friday, 8 June 2012
YHA Provides July School Holiday Family Accommodation Deals
Blue Mountains YHA
The YHA provides family-friendly accommodation in various locations around Australia, including the Blue Mountains, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney and Thredbo. The YHA is offering some great accommodation deals for the coming July school holidays in clean, safe, sociable accommodation, close to activities for all the family.
Blue Mountains YHA: From $126 per en-suite family room per night; Explore the World Heritage Blue Mountains from this Art Deco property in Katoomba, within easy walking distance to Echo Point and the Three Sisters, cafes and chocolate shops. Ride the steepest incline railway in the world at the Scenic Railway!
Brisbane City YHA: From $124 per en-suite family room per night; Stay at this award-winning property overlooking the Brisbane River, with rooftop pool, TV/games room and on-site café, just a short walk over the river to the Queensland Art Gallery and Queensland Museum South Bank.
Canberra City YHA:
Canberra City YHA: From $260 per 'Family Fun 3 in 1' package per night;
'Family Fun 3 in 1' deal includes one night at Canberra City YHA for a family of four (extra child, $36); 1 breakfast each, plus entry to Questacon (Australia's National Science and Technology Centre), the Australian Institute of Sport and Cockington Green Gardens. Upgrade to ensuite available for $15 extra.
Melbourne Metro YHA: From $102 per family room per night; Pay for 6 nights, stay 7. Visit all the galleries and museums, and make up a meal with ingredients from the nearby Queen Victoria markets. Special 'Pay for 6 nights, stay 7' deal available until 30/9/12.
Sydney Harbour YHA: From $170 per ensuite family room per night; Special rate for a family of four to stay at the multi-award winning Sydney Harbour YHA in The Rocks, with stunning harbour views and onsite early colonial era archaeology. Explore the Harbour Bridge Pylon for $6.50 or visit all the Sydney Historic Houses properties for $15.
Thredbo YHA: From $215 per family room per night (2 night minimum stay);
Stay right in the heart of Thredbo Village, in this cosy lodge with spectacular views of the mountain. Rate is valid for up to 5 adults/children together.
For more details visit http://www.yha.com.au/ ; prices are YHA member rates - standard rates (10% extra) also available. YHA membership is available from $32 (adult rate - children under age 18 join for free with a parent/guardian).
YHA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organisation, and part of the world's largest budget accommodation network, Hostelling International with 4,000 hostels in over 80 countries.