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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and 2 friends stayed here for our first few nights in Australia. The staff are really friendly, they have some good facilities, the only thing that we had any problems with were the people staying in the 20 bed dorm we were in. People were pretty loud at night when you were having a night in and people would... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't booked a room online in advance we just walked in off the street, so we didn't know what to expect. The view of the house from the sidewalk looked nice and clean. But once inside it was awful. Our room was filthy, with other peoples stuff everywhere. I would never in my life stay here again! If I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here on my first few nights in Australia, was a great place to overcome my jet lag, quiet like rooms, little bit bland though could do with a few more cupboards and storage racks in the room. Wifi was free and easy to access. The outside deck had an amazing view of the Brisbane skyline. Toilets and showers... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We are currently staying at Brisbane CITY backpackers. The staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are good value for money - Providing there isn't a vent in the room. Me and my girlfriend have paid extra to stay in a double room for it only to be wasted as its impossible to sleep. The room has a huge vent trailing... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Stayed here in a small dorm, for a week. Had a great time, always something going on and offers on booze in the bar. Place was clean and tidy, everyone who worked there was friendly. After a week moved to a cheaper part of town, and a slightly quieter hostel, but I can't fault City Backpackers, they also put on... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here recently in a group of 3 for 4 days. On arrival we was told we had an upgrade meaning that we were in a smaller room for the 3 of us fab! Given bed linen and such and went to check out the room. Clean and tidy no issues. Come nighttime the air conditioning was that cold that... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Stayed in a double room for a few nights, thought we were getting quite a good deal with the room. The room was right at the front on the hotel where the main alleyway that EVERYONE walked through morning, noon and night (yes even at 4am). Room was very hot even though it was meant to be air conditioned. When... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

While traveling with a few friends we decided to stop at City Backpackers for a few nights, and turned out loving the place so much that we booked a few more. The staff is wonderful. Very helpful, fun and friendly people. The atmosphere of the place can't be beat, the roof top pool allows for you to hang out and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

17 a night! 'Bargain' we thought! Central Brisbane, who cares what the beds are like; we're not fussy! Wrong! (We received vouchers from Indie travel to stay for $17 per night in a dorm room) As we went down the stairs to our room the smell of sweat and feet was overwhelming! The 31 degree heat had happily cooked the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Absolutely loved it. Very friendly staff whom were helpful and smiley and they even allowed me to check in earlier then the normal, check in time. The place had a good vibe and I met some great people whilst I stayed there. The location is great as it is just next to the city and opposite the Coles supermarket .... More 

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Additional Information about City Backpackers

Address: 380 Upper Roma St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $19 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 62
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