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City Backpackers HQ

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  • Average24%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible28%
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All reviewscleaned twice dailycinema roomnice view of the citysmaller roomlarge kitchenstayed here for three nightswould stay againstorage
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We booked one night on Hostel world and the first night was not bad, probably because it was raining. Upon check-in our host said we could extend our stay and honor our original booking price. We decided to stay one more day and booked another...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Hostel is very close to transit centre and easy to walk to Southbank. There is a pub on the rooftop which had great views of the city. However the hostel is noisy and our double room was tiny and the bed was uncomfortable. The bathroom...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 7 nights and found the people at reception to be very helpful and took the time to show us all the things to do around Brisbane throughout our stay. The room was very clean but we stayed in a private room...More

Thank Keith1002
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My stay here was dreadful. Staff on the reception are extremely rude and talk to you like children, a trait I've come across in a number of hostels. I understand hostels are a different dynamic to hotels but patronising and talking to paying customers like...More

Thank SEJI10
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I understand from previous reviews this is under new managment and has made quick changes from what i read. After travelling around hostels for the past 4 years or so i believe this hostel can improve with little changes and other hostels can learn from...More

Thank Ryan T
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US$19 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Don't get a room next to the bar or if they give you one move asap"
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"Request a room higher up, for better air flow and wifi"
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"get a private room if you can afford it."
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"YHA next door"
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