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Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel

34 Cricket St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Toowoomba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't really want to give you all our secrets ,but we have stayed here before to go to Suncorp for State of Origin 2. Had a great time on a pub crawl down Caxton Street and then to the game . All an easy walk to and from .Going again for the Four Nations Game this weekend. The Aussie way... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Aussie way for 3 nights in October. Pros: Good location - Caxton street is nice - only a 15-20 min walk to southbank Pool area is nice Rooms are relatively clean Staff were friendly Cons: Kitchen is tiny Communal area not very well laid out Bathrooms were unclean and tired You have to pay for wifi Overall... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi R12000, thank you for leaving a review. We are a very small hostel and we do try our best to be accommodating. There is unfortunately little we can do about the size of the kitchen -- which usually works out well though, or the set-up of the communal area. The latter not without compromising a lot of seating space... More

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54 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a car and they allowed us to park on their drive. They is on street parking but with restrictions on the street. You can walk to the train station but if arriving this way it is an up hill walk. Nice seating area at the back where people socialise. Rooms were not that spacious but were adequate for... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hello GUESStheGUEST, thank you for the review. Yes, there are parking restrictions in just about all of the city-center and surroundings. This and the fact that Brisbane is not located on flat land, are things that we can't do anything about. Luckily the walk is only five minutes and we provide passes that allow for unlimited parking. As for the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend stayed one night in 4suite room and had terance entry in our room! Staff is so kind and welcoming and hostel is cleen and homely. There is even litlle pool in the backyard and its so peaceful there! We are defenitly coming back if we are in Brisbane!

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Your words are very much appreciated, Serriina. It's always good to hear feedback, so thank you for having taken the time to do so. You're of course always welcome to come back! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

This hostel is great. Super friendly and small. Nice and quite, definitely not a party hostel. Facilities we're clean and modern, made me feel at home. Only negative was the internet not being free and when you did pay for it the connection wasn't great and didn't reach everywhere in the hostel. We stayed when they were quiet and had... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback, Melissa, we really appreciate it. As for the internet: we're currently looking into options to make it better and hopefully we'll be able to provide a better service in the next few days. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, we do try to make people feel at home! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Spent 4 nights here in August 2014. Stayed in a double room with shared bathroom. We found the staff very welcoming and helpful, answering all our questions and sorting us with a parking permit for the car and early check-out. The neighborhood is very quiet and yet just 5 minutes from the bustling Caxton St district, and just a bit... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, R S, we're glad that you enjoyed your time here. We are indeed not the Hilton, but we also don't advertise as such as we are a quiet small hostel and pride ourselves on the friendly, laid-back atmosphere instead. More

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

My stay at Aussie Way was one of contradictions and a bit of a mixed bag. On the one hand, the girl on reception was friendly and helpful. On the other, the signs around the hostel were full of warnings 'not to do' certain things. Which I can understand to a certain extent in what is backpacker accommodation, but having... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hello AJMartin001, and thank you for having taken the time for the thorough review. We're sorry to hear that your stay has not been as pleasant as it could have been, so perhaps some explanations are in place here. We are quite aware that there are many signs across the hostel. Most of them are duplicates of the same message... More

Brussels, Belgium
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in two different rooms in the charming QLD house on Jessie street and it was absolutely fantastic. Quiet rooms, clean shared facilities (only 6 people share), close to the Barracks and Roma station, helpful staff. Recommend for couples who like peace, rest and quiet! The only negative would be wifi access: reception is not very good and it... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you Margarita A for your kind words, we're glad that you enjoyed your stay here. Thank you for your feedback as well on the WIFI. Unfortunately there is little to be changed there: our prices are similar to the hostels around us and the far ends of the hostel do have a slower connection, but there is adequate space... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Aussieway is super unique because it is set in a residential area. The building itself is classic and the rooms are cozy, without the sterile, military look that a lot of high volume hostels have. It is quiet all the time and despite not being super modern, it is always clean. The central location is perfect, just a 5 minute... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your warm words, Golzmckeegan. The view from our front porch is indeed one of the prides of this hostel, we're glad that you enjoyed it. More

Hervey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Me and my partner have really enjoyed our stay at Aussie way! The location is perfect, not to far from the city and just around the corner from Caxton street, also the transit centre is just a short walk away. The hostel is very clean and tidy, as they have a daily cleaner and the staff clean as well. We... More

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Aussie-Way, Front Office Manager at Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback, Scott. We are indeed set on being clean and being quiet as we are situated in a residential area. Glad that you enjoyed your stay! More

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Address: 34 Cricket St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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