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Civic Guest House Backpackers Hostel

262 Walker Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810 , Australia
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Ranked #2 of 17 Townsville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars

Originally I planned to stay a single night, but ended up staying a few. First thing when you walk in is that this place is absolutely spotlessly clean, the wifi is very fast (yes, really), the laundry only one dollar, the dorm rooms have great showers, there's a courtyard in the back to sit and enjoy your food (I placed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing! From the moment I checked in till the time I went away again I felt super welcome. Good kitchen, aircon, friendly atmosphere. Clean room and nice staff. Close to the shops and supermarket but a little bit too far away from the ferry/greyhoundbusstop (20-30min walk). Everything else made up for that though! Sad I couldnt stay... More 

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guest house had been recommended to me - and now I know why! From the moment Zenobia picked me from the bus station, I felt like I had known her for ages! Her staff were equally as welcoming; nothing was too much trouble. My room was very clean, and the sheets were extremely white. Very impressed with that! Lovely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The stuff are utterly amazing at this hostel. Our first greeting, at the car park from the ferry terminal by the lady who runs the place, was so lovely and made you feel so welcomed! We also had a quick tour of townsville and actually got told about all the spots to go where we didn't realise even existed. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a night before going to magnetic island and then after returning. The staff are all so friendly and helpful. The hostel is clean and well organised with free wifi (always a bonus). Can't say enough positive things about this place...if you're in Townsville...stay here!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Civic for 3 nights and we were so happy with the hostel. Everything was clean and well presented (actually, better presented than any other hostel that we've stayed in!), the kitchen was well equipped and the owners could not have been more welcoming and accommodating, as were all the other staff. The current owners haven't even been... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 friends and I stayed at Civic for 6 days, and as it was a first time in a hostel for all of us, we could not have been happier with our stay. For $22 a night, this was a great price for us as university students. On top of that, Civic is pretty central to places like the cinemas,... More 

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Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Civic is my new home. It's definately the best hostel I've ever visited. The atmosphere is so chilled, the service is very good and the people there are lovely. It is one of these places that you don't really want to leave again. Just go there! :)

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Puerto Varas, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was so happy at Civic. I had a twin with aircon to myself which made a pleasant change from dorms. This is such a clean hostel and you get a clean white towel. So many little touches make it homely; free tea and coffee, luxury hand wash. The courtyards are so pleasant to hang out. When tea towels get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the civic guesthouse. I was in need of a hostel on quite a short notice and I had a very late arrival into Townsville, but the staff were very helpful and arranged for a key to be put out for me. The first room I stayed in was a 4 bed with a ceiling fan, but I was... More 

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Address: 262 Walker Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810 , Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 29
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