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Banana Bender Backpackers

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  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad hostel and one of the cheaper ones in Brisbane. Location is not too bad about 10min walk to bus trains it center and 15mins to main city. Room were big and clean but very hot during our stay. Limited toilets and showers...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The only reason I'm giving this place 2 stars is because they have this extremely stupid policy of not returning your $20 key deposit if you check out after 10am. What a terrible policy. I was actually having a decent stay till I went to...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

So we checked into Banana Benders after a terrible stay in another hostel in Brisbane! It was just what was needed, the bed was sooo comfortable (the best one I’ve slept in since being in Australia!) The staff were friendly and the hostel was clean!...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The best in Brisbane. I worked in BNE for 6 months and stayed in 5 different hostels. Banana Benders was the last one and liked the hostel so I stayed there for 3 months. Cozy small hostel with great facilities and a lot of room...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in a dorm room. Big room, clean bathroom. Nice and quiet hostel. About a 15 minute walk to the city center. The kitchen is small, but clean. Common room is outside, but when it's raining or there's a lot...More

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US$16 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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12 July 2016|
Response from Jack P | Reviewed this property |
Overnight parking is fine, sorry for the late reply. You can park down the street there just make sure you're facing the correct way up the one way streets when you do park because we revieved a fine for facing against the... More
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"I was in room 19, near reception - comfy but road noise might bother some."
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"Rooms 10, 11 and 12 have tiled floors instead of carpets - good for summer months to keep rooms cooler."
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"The "mens" shower on the right when you enter the hostel is by far the best one in the hostel."
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"a 4 bed dorm , because thats where i stayed in!"
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