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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hostel is great for people who want to travel in an affordable way and don't mind meeting interesting people from all over the world. Honestly, I had read a few bad reviews before that made me a bit sceptical about staying here but I never experienced anything bad that was stated in those reviews, at all. The hostel is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in this hostel for 3 nights with friends from the UK. The facilities were great and staff always friendly and willing to help. Well equipped kitchen and bar was fun! All in all a great stay, would recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with friends. Kitchen was good for cooking.. occasionally smelt funny but hey what ya gonna do. Really nice communal area, was pretty damn quiet during our stay but hey what ya gonna do. Can imagine it'd be really fun as there are lots of activities to do and the pool is nice and clean... Weather... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect hostel for backpackers traveling through Aus. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Good location - walking distance to beach, shops and bars. The hostel itself has a great bar and cafe with affordable food. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Will be back.

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Thank Jonny S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hostel with friendly employee and a very good atmosphere to partying or just chilling with backpackers. The rooms are always clean and the bathrooms are hygienic too. So no matter if freaking out in the clubs or just chillin with some friends visit this hostel!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a few friends stayed in the 20 bedded dorm for 3 days. The dorm itself was spacious enough, allowing for space for movement between beds. Most of the lockers were broken so we had to squeeze all of our valuables into one locker. The showers are pretty horrendous, with one cubicle's lock so dodgy it's physically falling off.... More 

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Thank steel420
Adam_BIP, Manager at Backpackers In Paradise, responded to this review

Hi Steel, we're sorry you didn't enjoy all of your stay here. We found the broken lock and 2 broken lockers and had them both fixed that day. Enjoy the rest of your travels, Backpackers In Paradise More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel, easy check in and friendly staff, clean rooms and en suite is perfect. Close to the beach and clubs which makes it a great location to spend time and stay. Great for backpackers and students the pool is large enough for a swim. Lovely job

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Thank Shredding S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hostel for 4 nights and it was great. The room got cleaned every day and the staff is very kind. It's located 10 min walk away from the beach. The kitchen can get a little crowded, but that's to be expected. The bar is great and you can get a decent burger with chips and beer for... More 

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Thank Ida L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival I was given a free room upgrade, very friendly staff and great facilities. Room was ensuite with a shower which actually had decent water pressure - rare in a hostel! Location was perfect short walk to everything but a couple minutes walk out of town so quiet at night. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Tara f
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for our last week in Australia after almost a year in a double private room with shared bathroom. We chose here for the location - which was great! The room was a good size, staff were helpful (and efficient in moments of trouble when the toilet flooded) and the cafe/bar had some super cheap deals (less than... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backpackers in Paradise is located in the heart of Surfers Paradise close to the beaches, night life, shopping and only 100 metres walk from the Bus Terminal. We offer travellers a fun and inviting place to stay in the perfect location to see and do everything the Gold Coast has to offer ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers In Paradise

Address: 40 Peninsular Dr, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $22 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Backpackers In Paradise 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Backpackers In Paradise Hotel Surfers Paradise
Backpackers In Paradise Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise
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