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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Individually decorated, desk, laptop workspace, WiFi

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCanberra Centre6 min walk
    Popular LocationCivic Square6 min walk
    Popular LocationCommonwealth Park14 min walk
    AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.)15 min drive
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  • Shared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom
  • Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsDouble or Twin Room, Ensuite
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom
  • Family Room, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 19 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Room, Ensuite
  • Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

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

  • Canberra Centre - 6 min walk
  • Civic Square - 6 min walk
  • Commonwealth Park - 14 min walk
  • Australian National University - 19 min walk
  • Australian War Memorial - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Kingston Canberra Station - 9 min drive
  • AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 15 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
A restaurant, an indoor pool and a bar/lounge are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a sauna, a rooftop terrace and laundry facilities are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer WiFi and desks. Guests will also find separate 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. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an indoor pool and a sauna.

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
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Indoor pool
  • 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
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 30-inch TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 6:00 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 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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.

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

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Canberra City YHA - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Canberra City YHA - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Canberra City YHA - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Canberra City YHA - Hostel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is Canberra City YHA - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Canberra City YHA - Hostel?
This hostel doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Canberra City YHA - Hostel?
Check-in is from 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Canberra City YHA - Hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Canberra City YHA - Hostel located?
Located in Canberra City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra Centre and National Convention Centre. Commonwealth Park and Australian National University are also within 1 mile (2 km).
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4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: 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
Sad face IconDisliked: 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
Happy face iconLiked: 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

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
In centre of city, so next to regular transport, shops, restaurants..perfect.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Very Dated Hostel ok for one night but certainly needs modernising very rough around the Edges.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

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