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Featured Hostels in Brisbane

Brisbane City YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
392 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$48 per night from 27 Oct. to 28 Oct.

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 ...

4.2/5Very Good! (252 reviews)
Good stay

"YHA is great value, extremely clean & friendly and in a good location. Only issue with the bottom floor inner double room was lack of an external window with natural light."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Brisbane City YHA - Hostel
Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
2 out of 5
466 George Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free cancellation
The price is AU$47 per night from 22 Oct. to 23 Oct.

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 ...

3.6/5Good! (139 reviews)

"It’a a nice place."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb. 2020

Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
Yellow Submarine Backpackers
2 out of 5
66 Quay Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$48 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of XXXX Brewery and Suncorp Stadium. Roma Street Parkland and Queen Street ...

2.6/5 (65 reviews)
think more than 5 times if u plan to stay

"- poor hygiene with a very bad smell - even with the request of non-smoking, I can still smell the smoke strongly... - no air conditioning, The room is way too hot with a small fan on - there’s an uncle “behind the official room” and he kept talking in the phone till late (after 11:30pm till ard ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

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Brisbane Quarters
2 out of 5
419 Upper Edward St, Spring Hill, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$38 per night from 23 Oct. to 24 Oct.

Located in Spring Hill, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Private Hospital, King George Square and Brisbane City Hall. Queen Street Mall and ...

4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"Little noisy from people outside been my room was on the ground level and busy street, Can't have visitors which was a little silly, room nice and clean"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2020

Brisbane Quarters
Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel
2 out of 5
110 Vulture Street, West End, QLD
The price is AU$50 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in West End, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Brewing Co. and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. South Bank Parklands and Wheel ...

3.8/5Good! (139 reviews)

"Great social aspect to it."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun. 2020

Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
2 out of 5
308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free cancellation
The price is AU$64 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of ANZAC Square War Memorial, King George Square and Brisbane City Hall. ...

3/5 (416 reviews)
Covid-19 in Brisbane ‘20

"Submission of this review lands on the 36th day of the WHO declaring Covid-19 a global pandemic. And 22 days into Queensland’s boarder closure. My experience of/at Nomads Brisbane Hostel began a month ago and two days ago today. Upon booking in, I intended to stay for a week. Due to two circumstances, ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Apr. 2020

Nomads Brisbane Hostel
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
147 Vulture Street, West End, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$32 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in West End, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Brewing Co. and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. South Bank Parklands and Wheel ...

3.4/5 (28 reviews)

"Good place to stay! Nice staff and nice guests!! Will definitely come back!"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
Bunk Backpackers
2 out of 5
11 Gipps Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$40 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Fortitude Valley, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinatown Mall, Howard Smith Wharves and Story Bridge. Queen Street Mall and Emporium ...

3.8/5Good! (187 reviews)
Great Hostel

"As far as hostels go, Bunk was amazing! The staff and facilities were amazing!"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

Bunk Backpackers
Breeze Lodge - Hostel
2 out of 5
635 Main Street, Kangaroo Point, QLD
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Located in Kangaroo Point, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of St Vincent's Hospital Brisbane, The Gabba and Mater Private Hospital Brisbane. South Bank ...

4.4/5Excellent! (76 reviews)

"The property had great staff who were very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 15 Jan. 2020

Breeze Lodge - Hostel
Manly Harbour Backpackers
2 out of 5
45 Cambridge Parade, Manly, QLD
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Located in Manly, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Manly Harbour Village and Manly Boat Harbour. Sleeman Sports Complex and Port of Brisbane are also ...

2.9/5 (27 reviews)

"Clean and tidy, plenty of space to park, close to the beach and shops,"…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Manly Harbour Backpackers
Banana Bender Backpackers
2 out of 5
118 Petrie Terrace, Petrie Terrace, QLD
The price is AU$52 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Petrie Terrace, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. Roma Street Parkland and XXXX Brewery are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (41 reviews)

"Great location with a short walk to shops. Staff a friendly and helpful. Very busy road in the mornings which made it hard to sleep. Blinds are old and open with the fan on, curtains would have been nice"…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov. 2019

Banana Bender Backpackers
City Backpackers HQ
2 out of 5
380 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$53 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Brisbane Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Barracks and Suncorp Stadium. XXXX Brewery and Roma Street Parkland ...

3.7/5Good! (29 reviews)

"Check in: Good Check out: Confused, not professional"…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug. 2020

City Backpackers HQ
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Oaks Brisbane on Charlotte Suites

Oaks Brisbane on Charlotte Suites

4.5 out of 5
128 Charlotte St, Brisbane, QLD
The price is AU$123 per night from 8 Nov. to 9 Nov.
4.3/5Excellent! (2,392 reviews)

"Brilliant room with an amazing view in a fabulous location! The staff were so friendly & helpful!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep. 2020

Oaks Brisbane on Charlotte Suites
Stamford Plaza Brisbane

Stamford Plaza Brisbane

5 out of 5
Corner of Margaret & Edward Streets, South Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD
The price is AU$150 per night from 17 Nov. to 18 Nov.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,124 reviews)

"Good size room. Very comfortable bed. In the morning I had a great view of the Brisbane River. Breakfast on the terrace over looking the river was a nice way to start the day."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct. 2020

Stamford Plaza Brisbane
Oaks Brisbane Aurora Suites

Oaks Brisbane Aurora Suites

4.5 out of 5
420 Queen St, Brisbane, QLD
The price is AU$146 per night from 8 Nov. to 9 Nov.
4.1/5Very Good! (1,798 reviews)

"Lovely views, very handy location. Fantastic and helpful friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep. 2020

Oaks Brisbane Aurora Suites
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Brisbane?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for exploring. We’ve heard good things about this destination’s natural setting, including its river views and natural parks.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget-friendly prices and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Brisbane?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the highest reviews from our customers and might be a good place to start: 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 restaurant. Rooms come with towels, showers and linens. Brisbane Quarters - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Brisbane Central Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as an outdoor pool. You’ll find towels, showers and lockers in all rooms. Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Brisbane Roma Street Station. Guests can enjoy a restaurant, a bar and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms. Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Rooms come with showers. Yellow Submarine Backpackers - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Roma Street Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms.
How many hostels are there in Brisbane?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Brisbane, one of Expedia’s 26 hostels could be a great option.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Brisbane?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 16°C. Average annual precipitation for Brisbane is 960 inches.
What is there to see and do in Brisbane?
Generally, Brisbane is known for its restaurants, marina and rivers. Major attractions include Queen Street Mall, South Bank Parklands and Roma Street Parkland. Get out into nature with places such as Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Riverstage and Howard Smith Wharves. Cultural attractions include Queensland Performing Arts Centre, North Quay and Tivoli.
What's the best way to get to and around Brisbane while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Brisbane on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Brisbane, QLD (BNE), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you might want to use public transport during your trip. Head to Grandchester Station to catch the metro. To see more of the area, take a train from Brisbane Central Station, Brisbane Roma Street Station or South Brisbane Station.

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