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Featured Hostels in Brisbane

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Bunk Backpackers
Bunk Backpackers
2.0 out of 5.0 11 Gipps Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
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$44
3.7/5 (149 reviews)

Stayed only one night but had a excellent stay. Never stayed at a backpackers before , was a great first experience. Super friendly staff, Clean bed, a little noisy at times (to be expected, sharing a room with 19 other people) but honestly was not bad. I was pleasantly surprised when I learned with ...

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2019
Located in the heart of Fortitude Valley, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Chinatown Mall, Emporium, and Tivoli. Queen Street Mall and Brisbane Botanic ...
Brisbane City YHA - Hostel
Brisbane City YHA - Hostel
3.0 out of 5.0 392 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD
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$45
4.3/5 (211 reviews)

Overall nice place to stay. Friendly boarders exceptional service.

Reviewed on May 17, 2019
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. XXXX Brewery and South Bank Parklands ...
Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel
Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 110 Vulture Street, West End, QLD
$48
3.7/5 (108 reviews)

Friendly helpful staff..tours on offer rooms comfy and clean

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2019
Situated in West End, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and South Bank Parklands. Queensland Performing Arts ...
Banana Bender Backpackers
Banana Bender Backpackers
2.0 out of 5.0 118 Petrie Terrace, Petrie Terrace, QLD
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$44
4.2/5 (16 reviews)

Our bathroom was dirty in the sink a lot of hair. It was impossible to brush the teeth. Also there is not blanket.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019
Situated in Petrie Terrace, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. XXXX Brewery and Roma Street Parkland are also within ...
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD
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$42
3.0/5 (392 reviews)

24 hours check in,and very close to central station

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2019
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of King George Square and Brisbane City Hall. Queen Street Mall and Eagle ...
Yellow Submarine Backpackers
Yellow Submarine Backpackers
2.0 out of 5.0 66 Quay Street, Brisbane, QLD
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$27
2.6/5 (51 reviews)

I stayed here for three weeks when i first relocated to Brisbane before moving into my own apartment. As i was only on government benefits at the time i needed somewhere cheap to stay. This place isn't 5 stars nowhere near ,however you make do with what you have to. It has everything kitchen, amentities, ...

Reviewed on May 30, 2019
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Suncorp Stadium, XXXX Brewery, and Roma Street Parkland. Queen Street Mall ...
Breeze Lodge - Hostel
Breeze Lodge - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 635 Main Street, Kangaroo Point, QLD
$54
4.5/5 (58 reviews)

The breakfast is very simple. The people did not respect the silence time.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019
Situated in Kangaroo Point, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Kangaroo Point Cliffs, The Gabba, and Mater Private Hospital Brisbane. South Bank Parklands ...
City Backpackers HQ
City Backpackers HQ
2.0 out of 5.0 380 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD
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$41
3.5/5 (11 reviews)

Everything’s good & cool. I like it.

Reviewed on May 4, 2019
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. XXXX Brewery and South Bank Parklands ...
Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 466 George Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free Cancellation
$59
3.6/5 (133 reviews)

Good location

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of North Quay, Roma Street Parkland, and Queen Street Mall. Brisbane City ...
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 350 Upper Roma St, Brisbane, QLD
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3.7/5 (72 reviews)

Stayed here for one night at the 4 bed female dorm with ensuite. Facility close enough to walk to Queen street mall and transportation options are plenty around. Basic breakfast with choice of cereals and bread with jam/spread/p.butter/ coffee and tea. It was good for one night at a feasible price. ...

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2018
Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. XXXX Brewery and South Bank Parklands ...
Minto - Hostel
Minto - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 61 Gladstone Road, Highgate Hill, QLD
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4.1/5 (79 reviews)

Lovely old Queenslander style decor. Not too many rooms so it’s quiet and doesn’t seem crowded. Comfortable, with good facilities and handy location. Great value for money.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2018
Situated in Highgate Hill, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of South Bank Parklands and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Mater Private Hospital ...
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 147 Vulture Street, West End, QLD
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$34
3.6/5 (22 reviews)

My Uber pulled into the hostel directly opposite and I was impressed, then realised my hostel was the one on the other side of the road and was very disappointed - it looked like it should be in a ghetto somewhere. Lots of graffitti on the outside as a welcome, the building looked really old and ...

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019
Situated in West End, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and South Bank Parklands. Wheel of Brisbane and Mater ...
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      What Is a Hostel?


      If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Brisbane, one of its 16 hostels might be a great option. No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have the following:

      • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
      • Budget prices
      • A social setting

      Hostels are a great way to stay in Brisbane for a lower cost, so you can save more for exploring. We've heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.


      Hostels in Brisbane

      Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first:

      Yellow Submarine Backpackers - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Roma Street Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers and linens.

      Brisbane City YHA - Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Suncorp Stadium. You can take advantage of free WiFi and an outdoor pool, as well as a rooftop terrace.

      Manly Harbour Backpackers - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Manly Station. Guests can enjoy free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

      Breeze Lodge - Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of The Gabba. Guests can enjoy free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. You'll find showers in all rooms.

      Bunk Backpackers - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Brisbane Fortitude Valley Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast and a nightclub, as well as an outdoor pool.


      When Is the Best Time to Visit Brisbane?


      Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:


      • The hottest months are typically December and February, while August and July are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 85° F and nighttime temperatures average 63° F
      • April-June: 80° F is the daytime average and 50° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 77° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 85° F during the day and 57° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 44.49 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in Brisbane?


      Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places to visit:

      Top Sights
      • The Gabba
      • Queen Street Mall
      • Roma Street Parkland
      Natural Features
      • Colmslie Beach Reserve
      • New Farm Park
      • Mowbray Park
      Cultural Attractions
      • Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium
      • Brisbane Powerhouse
      • New Farms Cinemas

      Overall, Brisbane is known for its:

      • Shopping
      • Restaurants
      • Marina
      • Riverfront
      • Parks

      How to Get to Brisbane and Around the Area


      You can fly into the nearest airport in Brisbane, QLD (BNE), 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city center. An alternative is Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), situated 54.9 mi (88.4 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Head over to Grandchester Station for metro transit. To check out more of the surrounding area, take a train from Brisbane Murarrie Station, Brisbane Cannon Hill Station, or Brisbane Hemmant Station.