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Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort

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2837 Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217 , Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Taichung, Taiwan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I live here for three days. Here does not offer breakfast,towel,body wash and shampoo. There is a free shuttle bus every hours, moreover the driver is very cool and nice!The staff is off work after 10pm,so we can not use fridge. The worst thing is that some guys were playing basketball at three am, and there was... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel has been one of the best hostel experiences I have ever had. The hostel layout is a lot like staying at summer camp. The staff are super friendly and they run activities every night. This is a great way to meet other people from the hostel and be social. Activities include, volleyball (win free beer), pub trivia (win... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Felt so comfortable staying here, staff were very welcoming and the hostel was very nice. Nice pool and place to play sport. very close to the beach, and a shuttle bus to take you into the town centre, definitely recommended. Enjoyed our stay here.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I stayed in this hostel for 7 night and throughly enjoyed my stay here. The bedrooms are simple/basic. I had a bedroom for a max of 5 people and it's was a good size. Yes you are near a main road however I had no problem with outside noise. The shower and bathroom were decent. The shower however was my... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

They've got a cinema room designed with whales and sharks painted on the wall,there's a bar aswell and staff are megachilled and nice. They have pots and pans laying around so you don't have to get your own set. In all I recommend it

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The hostel had great aspects, they staff always had activities and events going on and they even mad sure everyone got invited. Due to the hostel being open planned and our rooms looking on to the motorway this meant we had a lot of noise which is understandable but we also had a lot of wind making the room very... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I spent 2 nights here and it was ideal. Swimming pool, tennis, volleyball, bar, well-equipped kitchen, free wi-fi and washing machine. Close to the city center and 5 minutes walk to the beach. Everything was clean and the service was friendly and helpful at all times. It's because of places like this that Australia gets its reputation of having some... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Great little hostel with good facilities such as a bar, pool, kitchen facilities, dorm rooms and private rooms. We had a group of 9 so had a 7 bed mixed dorm and a private twin, both rooms were great. Ideally located near tram stop, 2 stops from centre of town and main beach.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I stayed at this hostel for around 5-6 nights. During this time I found the room, bathroom and kitchen to be nothing but clean. The cleaners would clean perhaps twice a day which kept it all in good shape. The facilities that were available were also fantastic. A swimming pool, tennis/volleyball court (with equipment at reception) , free washing machines,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great hostel, free Wi-Fi and free laundry! Clean and big rooms. Hostel has its own bar with cheap drinks. Nice little swimming pool. About 15/20 minute walk to city centre and 5 minute walk to beach. Bar crawl nights for 30 dollars. Would recommend this hostel to everyone!

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