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Surfers Paradise YHA at Main Beach

05/07/2017 05/08/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was not impressed with this hostel. It was so hot in the rooms, and all they had were fans that did not do anything. The rooms were kind of smelly, but it was only because it was so hot. The hostel wasn't that clean, but the staff was very nice and friendly and helpful. The hostel was in a...

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Reviewed December 31, 2016

stayed at this YHA for three nights. Compared to other YHAs in Katoomba and thredbo this one was quiet shabby .The room had a strange smell. The staff is very friendly though and were helpful . The location is close to surfers paradise beach, 10 minutes drive by car.

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Reviewed December 23, 2016

Shared a private room with friend. The room was fairly clean but it does get stuffy, even with two fans. The hostel could do with being redecorated as it seems a bit run down. Kitchen is abit small and place could be cleaner. Bins need emptying more often. Location is nice, with small shopping mall nearby and right by the...

Thank erintse
Reviewed December 5, 2016

We stayed as a family of 4 with 2 children for 3 nights. The room was sufficiently large but when we stepped into the attached bathroom, we were shocked to find cockroaches running around. The bin for sanitary napkins was full to the brim. It is pretty unsanitary and perhaps attracted the pests. However, after reporting it to the staff,...

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Went for a. Up of tea. Very posh place and nice environment. Had a very nice cup of Aslam tea Area is neat and luxurious staff very friendly and welcoming. Every corner of the hotel reflects its highness

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Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

I've been to many YHA hostels but this was by far the most run down. The location is good and the staff is friendly. All it needs is a little renovation. There's also a restaurant close by which is a nice place to go an unwind.

Thank Nawal T
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 21, 2016

The first thing I liked about this YHA was the location of it. Very close to the Main Beach and Mariners Cove this is the best budget place you want to stay at. Most of the whale watching cruises start from just beside YHA. The famous Sea World attraction is also close by. The hostel provides free shuttles to/from the...

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Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

first time to try backpackers hotel and had a great experience. very accomodating staff, clean rooms, near the beach, near restaurants, it was great for budget travellers. they have shared amenities, i.e showers and toilets but it is clean. laundry amenities ok. good parking area too.

Thank Jonah G
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 30, 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights and enjoyed my stay. It was one of my first YHA experiences. Overall I was happy with my stay, the room was pleasant, the washrooms were cleaned daily and they had something going on each day. The staff were also very helpful. The kitchen had all I needed to make the meals I had...

Thank missdee1184
Reviewed May 28, 2016

I stayed this YHA for 3nights and I think it's good place to stay for it's price. Good) *clean: Compare to other hostels and backpackers in Australia, this place was relatively clean while I stayed. *Not too noisy: I personally prefer quiet place. There were some travellers who enjoyed eating and chatting together with others in the dining room but...

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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There is something for every backpacker at Surfers Paradise YHA hostel; white sandy beaches, 24 hour shopping, theme parks (Seaworld down the road) and national parks, adrenalin kicks on the ground, in the air and underwater, city sights and rainforest hinterland. Surfers Paradise is all about action, excitement and adventure! The YHA Travel desk at reception offers a wide range of activities and tours. There is also a free Wifi Hot Spot (Wifi Plus also available). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surfers Paradise YHA at Main Beach

Address: Mariners Cove, 70 Seaworld Drive, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $22 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Surfers Paradise YHA at Main Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Rooms towards the mariners cove are the best”
sayforall, Aug 21, 2016 | Read review
“As far away from the common area as possible.”
P6007FZdavidh, Mar 15, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room with as few people as possible.”
AydinS_11, Jun 16, 2014 | Read review
“Bring you own lock if you take a share room!”
joela56, Jun 4, 2014 | Read review
“Choose a private room... avoid the noise.”
Boersch, Aug 21, 2012 | Read review
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