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Aquarius Backpackers

2.0 of 5 44 Queen Street, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

-It's close to tram station (southport south Stn) and shopping centre (Australia Fair) just few minutes walking to reach. They provide free shuttle service between hostel to Surfers Paradise,Greyhound/Premier coach as well. -It's a tidy,clean place, full-set facilities of kitchen, comfortable sofa in the TV room with big screen TV, swimming pool... -The receptionists were lovely and help us a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the hostel for two nights. It seemed half empty at that time. There is only one toilet in the bathroom of each floor, which is quite bizarre, but didn't seem to be a problem since there weren't many people at the hostel in that time. The light in the rooms is pretty poor, and fans won't help... More 

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Heidelberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the hostel in june and I just loved it. the whole community just felt like a big family and the workers even knew my although I only stayed there for 4 nights. I liked this hostel best in Australia and I would always come back. Thanks to the girls (I'm sorry I can only remember the name... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at this Backpackers and we were very impressed, it is very clean and tidy, staff are so lovely and we couldn't believe how central it is to everything. the tram stops just nearby and it takes you to Surfers Paradise or Broadbeach for just a few dollars and it is really fast. we also went shopping at... More 

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Kent, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel was lovely with everything you need. All the staff and visitors were very friendly which made you feel very comfortable there. The hostel is close to the main town and very close to an awesome restaurant 'Outback Jacks'. After a long and busy East coast trip this is the perfect place to stay to chill out.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I stayed at this backpackers for 3 nights, we are between the ages of 20-23 years old and I have written this review from the perspective of someone around our age. Therefore it may not apply to everyone who will stay. I still recommend reading this review though. The staff at Aquarius Backpackers were lovely and helpful,... More 

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Backpackinggoldcoast, Manager at Aquarius Backpackers, responded to this review

HI Madeleine, Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback. We appreciate your input and are currently looking into the airflow in the rooms as we understand it can get very hot in summer on the gold coast. We apologise if you feel like we were intruding on your privacy by entering the rooms however as a hostel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location with shops and Australia Fair mall down the road, great pool and clean bathrooms and kitchen. Rooms are small and the road the hostel is on is a little noisy. Otherwise friendly staff and comfortable place.

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Backpackinggoldcoast, Manager at Aquarius Backpackers, responded to this review

HI Emma, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Happy travels from all the Staff at Aquarius More 

Mercer Island, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were superb. I see one comment about noisy location. That is true, but nothing that earplugs can't fix when you're ready to pass out! I had a room all to myself, for a three day stint, at a great price. It was just what I was looking for: A bed, a place to store my stuff, and privacy.... More 

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Backpackinggoldcoast, Manager at Aquarius Backpackers, responded to this review

HI Evie, thanks for taking the time to leave us some great feedback. It was a pleasure having you here and we hope to see you again if you are ever on the Gold Coast More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you;re looking for a place to come and get away from it all for a day or two, this is the place to go. Far enough away from the beach and the club, Aquarius suffers from not having lots of people passing by and dropping in. Good to recharge the batteries, though.

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Backpackinggoldcoast, Manager at Aquarius Backpackers, responded to this review

HI Andrew, Thanks for taking the time to leave us feedback. We wish you well on your travels. More 

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights for a conference. The staff is quite friendly and consists of young enthusiastic people. They offer decent wifi for free. The rooms and bathrooms were reasonably clean. I've haven't slept in bunk beds before, so it was a little uncomfortable and the room felt a bit cramped ( I was sharing with 3 others) I... More 

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Backpackinggoldcoast, Manager at Aquarius Backpackers, responded to this review

HI Jinal. Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us some feedback and we are delighted that you would recommend our hostel to others. More 

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Address: 44 Queen Street, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Aquarius Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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