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    Blue Tongue Backpackers

    515 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
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    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveler (19)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Dining (2)
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good20%
          • Average5%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible30%
          3 weeks ago
          “Art imitates life....”
          3 weeks ago
          “Such a fun place!”
          BUNK Brisbane
          568 reviews
          #26 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Banana Bender Backpackers
          111 reviews
          #60 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel
          172 reviews
          #43 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Summer House Brisbane
          40 reviews
          #61 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
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          1 - 5 of 34 reviews

          A TripAdvisor Member
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Sometimes the best things in life are broken & imperfect. This place is like that. It's an hostel, it's not pretending to be the Hitlon or Trump Tower. It's cheap, close to everything, secure, friendly ...and there's this mad happy blue haired chick at the...More

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Yooooo this place was so much fun!! The Staff were friendly and everyone staying there was super cool! I usually get a private room but this time I shared and I loved it! I really enjoyed my stay here! Thanks for having me guys :)

          Thank breepearson
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Do not be fooled by the pictures or the reviews from 2015 / 16. They are all dated and do not represent the state the hostel is in now. I arrived at about 7pm. The office was shut with a notice informing me my key...More

          Thank Ed M
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          They should feel ashamed of making people pay for staying in such an awful and discuting place.The rooms were just horrible and dirty. I have no words for the mattress...I felt like throwing up..the sheets were wet and full of hairs. The whole place smells...More

          Thank scotty792
          Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

          This place is cheap dirty and nasty the bathrooms have hair and grime building up no one cleans. I stayed in a single room with filthy ensuite one wk then to a dorm for a night no windows no donna covers no storage or lockers....More

          Thank Brita B
          Response from 48happytraveller, Manager at Blue Tongue BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

          Manager said you had a great stay and even helped you arrange taxi when leaving !! Apparently you were disappointed that you couldn't get refunded on last minute cancellation !! Hence the bad feedback :(

          BUNK Brisbane
          568 reviews
          #26 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Banana Bender Backpackers
          111 reviews
          #60 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Aussie Way Backpackers Hostel
          172 reviews
          #43 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          Summer House Brisbane
          40 reviews
          #61 of 127 Specialty lodging in Brisbane
           
          About
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          • Price range
          • $14 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 58
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Australia >
          • Queensland >
          • Brisbane Region >
          • Brisbane
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          Traveler (19)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Dining (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (11)
          Bathroom (1)
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