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GVA
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I stayed a night in this place. The place is very pretty and you feel at home I would have stayed more if possible. The place is close to brisbane center 15-20 min on walk and 10-15 on walk to the city hopper ( free ferry which goes to south bank and queen street). Kitchen, bathroom and room are clean....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. It is located in a quiet area, not too far from the CBD. Definitely a great place for couples or people who don't want to be surrounded by loads of loud people. Staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean with very comfortable beds. Free tea and coffee in kitchen with cooking Facilities and...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 16, 2017

We stayed here for a week in a double room downstairs. The place is very clean, never had to wait to use a shower or a toilet. Kitchen area good - you can use hobs, microwave and BBQ to cook but no oven. Room had a sink, fridge and some cupboards in. Managers Wendy and Chris were great, chatty and...

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kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

Hi Laura, Great to hear your most welcoming review!! just got back from Holidays so I missed you when we left. Look forward to seeing you once again in the future!! Happy Travels!! Best Wishes, wendy

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed January 15, 2017

The hostess was great and the room and facilities were clean and quiet. It sits just above CBD and we had an easy walk down to the water. We would definitely come back for the price and spend some more time in Brisbane.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Clean, tidy and at an affordable price. This place is situated 10 min walk to the city and 5 min walk to Woolworths, it's in a very convenient location. The lady (Wendy, I think her name is) is absolutely lovely and welcoming, as well as the German Sheppard, who seems very sweet. I was happy with my room and even...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here during a trip along the East Coast for one night. It was a bit quiet and we had the place pretty much to ourselves. There's a nice courtyard with a BBQ for guests and we made ourselves a nice meal with some wine and enjoyed the same again for breaky (minus the wine). The staff are very friendly...

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kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

Thank you!!! we are glad you enjoyed Kookaburra and hopefully you will be able to visit us again someday we will supply the Wine!! kind regards, wendy & Chris.

Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Just wanted to let the world know about this place. Great budget accommodation within walking distance to Queen Street Mall. Friendliest hosts and dog diesel. Will be back again if travelling to Brisbane.

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kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

thank you sooooo!!! much Happy Travels, Happy New Year! kind regards, wendy & Diesel

Basel
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Brisbane for a night or two and on a tight budget, this is the place you like to go to. The location is great and within 15 minutes one reaches downtown. The rooms are clean and have everything you need only a bit small in size. I liked the kitchen and facilities to prepare some food...

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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I have recently stayed at the Kookaburra Inn for five nights during a month visit in Australia and we both agree it was our favourite place out of all we booked. It's well located just a ten minute or so walk from Eagle Street where you can then get the free city hopper boat to various places...

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Thank Lenka R
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Kookaburra Inn is a good alternative for travellers who want to have something between a Hotel and a Hostel. It is just a short walk away from the city center, the owners are very nice and helpful and our room and shared bathroom facilities were clean.

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kookaburra-inn, Manager at Kookaburra Inn, responded to this review

thank you!!!! have a wonderful Xmas!!! kind regards, wendy

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within the peaceful surrounds of inner Spring Hill, the Kookaburra Inn is a unique experience in the heart of beautiful Brisbane, Australia. Travellers alike have enjoyed the serene grounds of the Kookaburra Inn for many years, whether they are relaxing in one of the courtyards, enjoying the secluded privacy of the inn or simply enjoying the may ammenities that make the Inn a little more homely. The quiet leafy surrounds is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the rest of a guest house with the convenience of a local capital city. Alternatively, you’re located in the heart of the River City and you can explore the many attractions that Brisbane has to offer, all while calling the Kookaburra your home base! Come and enjoy this unique atmosphere as we provide that little something special for your home away from home… ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kookaburra Inn

Address: 41 Phillips Street | Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $51 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kookaburra Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Some of the rooms open right onto the common area, but they have reasonable quiet hours and we weren't bothered at all.”
 of 5 bubbles Glomerata, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
“Very hilly area, must like walking. Great if you have a vehicle.”
 of 5 bubbles MirandaC344, Dec 30, 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are accessed by quite a few stairs - fine for me but may be an issue for some with disabilities.”
 of 5 bubbles lola_bean179, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from kitchen quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Y3606JFmichaels, Aug 27, 2016 | Read review
“Room 7 opposite toilet & shower, next to kitchen, queen double bed”
 of 5 bubbles alanpJ1535ZB, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
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