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Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Booked there only for two nights, I think it’s one of the most expensive yha I’ve been to but it’s in the centre of the city and there a pool and a jacuzzi which you can’t see in every hostel so it’s cool The staff...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Adva Rose L
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Pros: great location (close to Canberra center and bus stops) reasonably responsive staff (when they could understand my yank accent) pretty good internet connection other than on the holiday weekend Cons: Sometimes noisy (constuction can't be avoided) Other inconsiderate guests but this is the big...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Doug P
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Canberra City YHAResponded October 10, 2018

Hi Doug - thanks for the review. Hostels are a communal form of accommodation and people cleaning up after themselves is something that always comes up. Unfortunately no one likes doing dishes. Our housekeeping team does goes through the kitchen a number of times a...More

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

1.) They promote sustainable tourism concepts in their hostel 2.) I like my window view! A tree for winter! 3.) Staffs are very accommodating especially Callum 4.) my expectations were met. I did not get stressed unlike other hostels

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank travellingpeoples
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Canberra City YHAResponded September 23, 2018

Hi - glad you enjoyed your stay. YHA has a lot of sustainability initiatives in our hostels - you can check them out on our website. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 20, 2018

I was actually kind of surprised to walk into the "quite spacious" dorm room which although for 10 people was "spacious enough" that it would have been still comfortable to move around in the room had it been fully occupied (which fortunately was not the...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Myo M
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We had a family room with two adults and two kids and were really impressed. The location is fantastic next to the big shopping centre, The room was cleaning, big and had loads of natural light. The pool and spa isnt heated but the kids...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kimberley L
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Canberra City YHAResponded September 3, 2018

Hi Kimberley - pleased you enjoyed our hostel and hope to see you again another time.

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Canberra City YHA is right in the heart of the nation's capital, 5 mins from the interstate bus terminal. Hostel facilities include cafe, indoor pool/spa/sauna, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus More also available), fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, TV/games area, and underground bar. Hostel hosts weekly activities and BBQs in summer. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Spa
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$27 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Canberra City Yha Hotel Canberra
Location
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$27 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Canberra City Yha Hotel Canberra
Location
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
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Enira66
March 10, 2018|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi - The hostel is 7.5 km from Canberra Airport. There are regular daily buses to the City Bus Interchange (10 minutes walk away) or Airport Express shuttle services pick up and drop off in front of the YHA. There is more... More
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"At the moment a renovation is taking place next door so rooms at the back can expect an early wakeup call."
themudgeerambler
Mar. 29, 2017
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"Really we didn't have a choice as we couldn't get into the Dixon Backpackers although we were booked."
berylc67
Mar. 17, 2017
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"There are many types to choose from, at varying level of cost however I believe that all share bathrooms"
KymMarie220
Jan. 30, 2017
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"Book ahead for the best deals and rooms"
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Dec. 18, 2016
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