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Yellow Submarine Backpackers

66 Quay St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000 , Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my girlfriend are travelling around Australia and we went for this place in Brisbane due to its location and price, when we checked in the receptionist spoke very bad English so I struggled to understand him and vice versa so not the greatest start! We were shown to our room which was 'below ground' the room was big... More

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Perth, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We are travelling and working around Australia and needed somewhere cheap to stay when we first arrived so decided on the yellow submarine. First impressions were 'what have we come to' as there are a few hostels in that area that are a lot newer & look nicer... But we went inside and the staff were very welcoming and friendly.... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Stayed there for 3 nights and was very happy with the Yellow Submarine Hostel. It's quiet big so there's plenty of room so it doesn't get crowded. The rooms are clean and the beds are made for you when you arrive, which I loved! It's close to Roma street Train station and takes about 10 - 15minutes to walk into... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The staff is kind and friendly and it's cheap. But this backpacker is very disgusting, it smell very bad (sewers and moldy)in the rooms and bathrooms, guy's are cooking without shirts (big hairy boys, very awful) and the nearest train station is very noisy.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

A friend and I stayed st yellow Submarine for a night to attend a music festival. They advised free parking only no spaces so we had to park quite a way down the road. We got back to the room post festival and settled in to bed...then the train came...every 30 minutes for most of the night, it squeeled as... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

The yellow is a small hostel and too close to the train station. And a week ago in a room it was bugs bed and few persons did have spots because that, and they only clean one room of the hostel so i think for make sure its all gone they should clean all the mattresses of the hostel !!!... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

The Hostel is clean and the Staff is very helpfull. Its a cozy place far away from Home! You never feel lonely in this Place. Every new customer get a warm welcome and a Orientation Walk during the Hostel with a friendly Staff Member. Its always quiet at Nigthtime .

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

The yellow is a small and very lovely hostel. Most of the people stay for more than 4 weeks. It´s like a big family. Also it is clean, cheap and has a lot of activities (pool, pooltable, free dinner on sunday, free books...) If I ever go back to Brisbane I would definitely choose the Yellow Submarine :)

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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Thanks for a good couple of nights in Brisbane. Being my first trip to Oz I was a bit lost. the team at this hostel put me straight on what's cool to do and where to travel. I did some great adventure with Riverlife and had a XXXX (that's Oz for beer) then off to Sydney and the Melbourne Cup.

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Breda, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

The place is run down, ill-managed, kitchen and especially the bathrooms very dirty with bad smell. People were very friendly, and there are a lot of longterm habitants staying there. Very welcoming. There is a pool, a place to hang laundry, washing machine, and an outside sitting area where everybody comes together at night. Location is fine, price for a... More

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Address: 66 Quay St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000 , Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
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