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

3.0 star property

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
  • Social distancing
Map
7 Akuna Street, Canberra, ACT, 2601

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCanberra Centre6 min walk
  • Popular LocationAustralian National University11 min walk
  • Popular LocationLake Burley Griffin17 min walk
  • AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.)14 min drive

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About this area

Canberra

Canberra City YHA - Hostel is located in Canberra City Centre, a neighbourhood in Canberra, and is in a shopping district and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Black Mountain Nature Reserve and Queanbeyan Nature Reserve, while Canberra Museum and Gallery and Canberra Theatre Centre are cultural highlights. Glebe Park and Canberra and Region Visitors Centre are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including winery tours.

What's nearby

  • City Hill - 6 min walk
  • Canberra Centre - 6 min walk
  • Civic Square - 6 min walk
  • Australian National University - 11 min walk
  • Lake Burley Griffin - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Kingston Canberra Station - 10 min drive
  • Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jazz Apple Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Mr Wei's - 3 min walk
  • Guild - 4 min walk
  • Hog’s Breath Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Raku - 4 min walk

About this property

Canberra City YHA - Hostel

3-star Canberra hostel in Canberra City Centre, near Civic Square
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 showers. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find sitting areas and desks. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Canberra City YHA - Hostel offers 64 air-conditioned accommodations, with shared/communal kitchens. This individually decorated accommodation has separate sitting areas and includes desks. Satellite televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. 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

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 (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Hebrew
  • 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

  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • 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
Early check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; 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

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 90 out of 257 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 117 out of 257 reviews
4 - Good 46%
Rating 3 - Okay. 34 out of 257 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 11 out of 257 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 257 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good vibes, staff very friendly and helpful
Check in was great! Staff were friendly and very helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
No the best shower more for autum
The hot water is not consistent, was no pick hour and the hot water stop cominh all the time
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Clean central
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021