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Minto Colonial Hostel

61 Gladstone Rd | Highgate Hill, Brisbane, Queensland 4051, Australia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Wuppertal, Germany
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose the Minto because of its appearance, the good reviews, and it's close location to South Bank. + It is a beautiful building, nice people staying there, great view from the terrace on CBD, bus stop to CBD close by, kitchen is clean. - It is after all a Queenslander and thus you can hear everything from the neighbouring... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When I came to this hostel. so dirty.really terrible..expensive price. picky bad staff. I dont wanna go again

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Pretty building inside and out, quiet, clean kitchen with a huge oven, good location about 20 minutes walk to South bank. Tv lounge with dining table is good to chill in the evenings. Showers clean. Would stay here again!

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The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We chose the Minto Colonial for its appearance. Indeed the place is attractive ith wooden floors. Traditional bath tubs, in AUgust sometimes a bit chilly. Quiet, but small rooms. There were not many guests I must admit. Easy to walk to the Southbank and city centre, and sufficient parking space

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for just over a week in June and was very pleased with everything during my stay. The hostel is reasonably priced, quiet and very clean. The manager was very friendly and helped with any problems I might have had. It's situated just outside the city centre but it is still within walking distance or you can get... More 

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed at Minto for three nights. We arrived late but this was not a problem at all. The room was small but well equipped with a small fridge and tv. Only disadvantage was that the window couldn't be opened. Moreover, my girlfriend woke up at night because of the traffic noise from the busy road in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed here alone for only the weekend. It was definitely a place I'd go back to. I arrived late but was greeted without any fuss by Jen, one of the managers. She was friendly and very welcoming. There was no barrier of customer-staff member that you might find at other hotels or hostels. My room was clean, with a... More 

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Maroochydore, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The good, nice and easy to find easy check in friendly staff willing to help. It was clean and tidy. The bad was the room had a mattress that was at the very low end of the market it was hard as hell.. No fans in the rooms at all no air conditioning . The wall were that thin you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I stayed here for three days on a recent trip to Brisbane. Great management - unobtrusive but helpful when needed. Quiet and relaxed. Big kitchen for cooking. Great views of the city and close to transport to get into the city and Southbank. Bruno an exceptiionally cute dog also occassionally makes a visit. Would recommend to anyone looking for reasonable... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Very clean and a very good wifi connection! Only stayed one night but would stay again. The location is a little out of town but not too far if you hire a bike. The kitchen was really big for cooking your own meals and everyone seemed to hang out together on the terrace.

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Address: 61 Gladstone Rd | Highgate Hill, Brisbane, Queensland 4051, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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