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Kookaburra Inn

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location and great staff that will help with lots of info on where to eat and go. The rooms are neat and tidy and the air-conditioning is quite and effective. The shared bathroom is clean and the shared kitchen is well equipped and clean

Thank Paul P
Bentonville, Arkansas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent four nights here after flying in from the USA. It was nice and quiet. There is free coffee and tea and everything you need in the kitchen. It is a bit further from downtown than other hostels but worth it for us to have a good sleep.

Thank Harpers0512
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed a night in this place. The place is very pretty and you feel at home I would have stayed more if possible. The place is close to brisbane center 15-20 min on walk and 10-15 on walk to the city hopper ( free ferry which goes to south bank and queen street). Kitchen, bathroom and room are clean....

Thank Nicolas B
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. It is located in a quiet area, not too far from the CBD. Definitely a great place for couples or people who don't want to be surrounded by loads of loud people. Staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean with very comfortable beds. Free tea and coffee in kitchen with cooking Facilities and...

Thank Collum_Bill
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We stayed here for a week in a double room downstairs. The place is very clean, never had to wait to use a shower or a toilet. Kitchen area good - you can use hobs, microwave and BBQ to cook but no oven. Room had a sink, fridge and some cupboards in. Managers Wendy and Chris were great, chatty and...

1Thank Laura T
kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

Hi Laura, Great to hear your most welcoming review!! just got back from Holidays so I missed you when we left. Look forward to seeing you once again in the future!! Happy Travels!! Best Wishes, wendy

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The hostess was great and the room and facilities were clean and quiet. It sits just above CBD and we had an easy walk down to the water. We would definitely come back for the price and spend some more time in Brisbane.

Thank Glomerata
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Clean, tidy and at an affordable price. This place is situated 10 min walk to the city and 5 min walk to Woolworths, it's in a very convenient location. The lady (Wendy, I think her name is) is absolutely lovely and welcoming, as well as the German Sheppard, who seems very sweet. I was happy with my room and even...

Thank kassandraanneroth
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here during a trip along the East Coast for one night. It was a bit quiet and we had the place pretty much to ourselves. There's a nice courtyard with a BBQ for guests and we made ourselves a nice meal with some wine and enjoyed the same again for breaky (minus the wine). The staff are very friendly...

Thank theslothuk01
kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

Thank you!!! we are glad you enjoyed Kookaburra and hopefully you will be able to visit us again someday we will supply the Wine!! kind regards, wendy & Chris.

Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Just wanted to let the world know about this place. Great budget accommodation within walking distance to Queen Street Mall. Friendliest hosts and dog diesel. Will be back again if travelling to Brisbane.

Thank Miranda C
kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

thank you sooooo!!! much Happy Travels, Happy New Year! kind regards, wendy & Diesel

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

If you are in Brisbane for a night or two and on a tight budget, this is the place you like to go to. The location is great and within 15 minutes one reaches downtown. The rooms are clean and have everything you need only a bit small in size. I liked the kitchen and facilities to prepare some food...

Thank Matthias G

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within the peaceful surrounds of inner Spring Hill, the Kookaburra Inn is a unique experience in the heart of beautiful Brisbane, Australia. Travellers alike have enjoyed the serene grounds of the Kookaburra Inn for many years, whether they are relaxing in one of the courtyards, enjoying the secluded privacy of the inn or simply enjoying the may ammenities that make the Inn a little more homely. The quiet leafy surrounds is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the rest of a guest house with the convenience of a local capital city. Alternatively, you’re located in the heart of the River City and you can explore the many attractions that Brisbane has to offer, all while calling the Kookaburra your home base! Come and enjoy this unique atmosphere as we provide that little something special for your home away from home… ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kookaburra Inn

Address: 41 Phillips Street | Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $67 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kookaburra Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Some of the rooms open right onto the common area, but they have reasonable quiet hours and we weren't bothered at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Glomerata, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very hilly area, must like walking. Great if you have a vehicle.”
 of 5 bubbles MirandaC344, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are accessed by quite a few stairs - fine for me but may be an issue for some with disabilities.”
 of 5 bubbles lola_bean179, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from kitchen quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Y3606JFmichaels, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 7 opposite toilet & shower, next to kitchen, queen double bed”
 of 5 bubbles alanpJ1535ZB, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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