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Canberra City YHA - Hostel

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Individually decorated, desk, laptop workspace, WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, laptop workspace, WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, laptop workspace, WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, laptop workspace, WiFi

Overview of Canberra City YHA - Hostel

Canberra City YHA - Hostel

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCanberra Centre6 min walk
  • Popular LocationLake Burley Griffin17 min walk
  • Popular LocationAustralian National University19 min walk
  • AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.)16 min drive

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About this area

Canberra

Located in Canberra, Canberra City YHA - Hostel is in the city centre and near the airport. Australian War Memorial and National Museum of Australia are cultural highlights and National Zoo and Aquarium is a popular area attraction. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Manuka Oval or Canberra Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including winery tours.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • City Hill - 6 min walk
  • Canberra Centre - 6 min walk
  • Civic Square - 6 min walk
  • Lake Burley Griffin - 17 min walk
  • Australian National University - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Kingston Canberra Station - 10 min drive
  • Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Guild - 4 min walk
  • Hog’s Breath Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Tosolini's - 4 min walk
  • Beach Burrito Company - 4 min walk
  • Dobinsons Bakery Cafe - 5 min walk

About this property

Canberra City YHA - Hostel

3-star Canberra hostel in Canberra City Centre, walk to Canberra Centre
This hostel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a rooftop terrace. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, an arcade/games room and a library are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer WiFi and desks. Guests will also find sitting areas, along with TVs with satellite channels for a bit of entertainment. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Canberra City YHA - Hostel offers 64 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. This individually decorated accommodation has separate sitting areas and includes desks. Satellite televisions are provided. This Canberra hostel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (AUD 5 per 24-hour period)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: AUD 6.5 for adults and AUD 6.5 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Bike rentals
  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 30-inch TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
The following facilities are closed on Sunday and Saturday:
  • Indoor pool
  • Bar/lounge
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 6.5 for adults and AUD 6.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

We should mention

Alcohol is not served at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Canberra City YHA Hostel
Canberra City YHA
Canberra City Yha Hotel
Canberra City YHA - Hostel Canberra
Canberra City YHA - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 88 out of 251 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 114 out of 251 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 33 out of 251 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 11 out of 251 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 251 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Spot
Just a great location for a great price when want somewhere to stay on way to Snow. Use them every year.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
pleasant youth hostel association easy to find central close to tourist bus stop
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only two very small shower cubical’s available.I'm not a big person but anyone slightly portly would have great difficulties. Staff totally disinterested. In fact vacant is a word that springs to mind to describe them.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A great stay, perfect location and spacious room! I had a room with an ensuite and it was nicer than most hotels I have stayed in, really appreciated the kettle and tea and coffee supplies in room.
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020