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Featured Hostels in Gold Coast

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BUNK Backpackers Surfers Paradise - Hostel
BUNK Backpackers Surfers Paradise - Hostel
2.5 out of 5.0 6 Beach Road, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free cancellation
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RM338
4.2/5 (216 reviews)

I booked with my children, Bunk let me know that it was licensed and kids were not permitted. They booked us into alternate accommodation next door instead of just knocking our booking back.

Reviewed on 13 Jun,2019
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Cavill Avenue and Timezone. Surfers Paradise Beach and SkyPoint Observation ...
Coolangatta Sands Hotel
Coolangatta Sands Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 Cnr Griffith And Mclean St, Coolangatta, QLD
RM220
3.3/5 (76 reviews)

It was a cool old pub upstairs was a bit ruff washing machine didn’t work and blocked drains in the kitchen bat not bad otherwise

Reviewed on 2 Mar,2019
Situated in Coolangatta, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Twin Towns Uniting Church, Coolangatta Beach and Kirra Beach. Greenmount Beach and Snapper ...
Backpackers In Paradise Resort
Backpackers In Paradise Resort
2.5 out of 5.0 40 Peninsular Drive, Surfers Paradise, QLD
RM156
3.3/5 (128 reviews)

Great vibe good position good value for price .👍

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2018
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Cavill Avenue, SkyPoint Observation Deck and Timezone. Chevron Renaissance ...
Sleeping Inn Surfers Paradise - Hostel
Sleeping Inn Surfers Paradise - Hostel
3.0 out of 5.0 26 Peninsular Drive, Surfers Paradise, QLD
RM195
3.1/5 (80 reviews)

We loved our stay here, josh showed us to our room and made us feel right at home and also helped us find our way around. All the staff were so lovely and made our trip! Would definitely stay here again

Reviewed on 25 Jul,2018
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Cavill Avenue, SkyPoint Observation Deck and Chevron Renaissance. Surfers ...
Budds in Surfers
Budds in Surfers
2.0 out of 5.0 6 Pine Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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RM208
3.2/5 (112 reviews)

Budds is well located, couple minutes walk away from the renowned nightclubs in Surfers Paradise and also Surfers Paradise Beach. Budds has its own pool in the property which differentiates it from the other hostels. To complement its amenities, Budds has a full kitchen which allows myself or any ...

Reviewed on 13 Mar,2019
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this hostel is steps away from Chevron Island and Slingshot. Chevron Renaissance and Surfers Paradise Beach are also ...
Down Under Hostels - Surfers Paradise
Down Under Hostels - Surfers Paradise
2.0 out of 5.0 76 Appel Street, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free cancellation
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RM182
3.7/5 (23 reviews)

Excellent atmosphere brilliant location and even better staff.

Reviewed on 16 Feb,2019
Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Cavill Avenue and SkyPoint Observation Deck. Surfers Paradise Beach and Chevron Renaissance ...
Coolangatta YHA - Hostel
Coolangatta YHA - Hostel
3.0 out of 5.0 230 Coolangatta Road, Bilinga, QLD
Free cancellation
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RM200
3.6/5 (112 reviews)

Fantastic location to catch an early plane - walking distance! Good value for money with clean towel

Reviewed on 7 May,2019
Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Southern Cross University - Gold Coast and Kirra Beach. Coolangatta Beach and Currumbin Wildlife ...
Gold Coast Backpackers - Hostel
Gold Coast Backpackers - Hostel
2.5 out of 5.0 28 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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3.7/5 (207 reviews)

Staffs are so kind.

Reviewed on 24 Jul,2018
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this hostel is steps away from SkyPoint Observation Deck and Surfers Paradise Beach. Cavill Avenue and Timezone are ...
Aquarius Gold Coast
Aquarius Gold Coast
2.0 out of 5.0 44 Queen Street, Southport, QLD
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3.7/5 (131 reviews)

It’s central location makes it convenient to move around in the whole if Gold Coast. The tram station just across the street is great. Short walk to shops, beach, etc. Efficient, friendly staff.

Reviewed on 12 May,2019
Situated in the entertainment district, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Surfers Paradise Beach, Chevron Renaissance and Sea World. Cavill Avenue and SkyPoint ...
Down Under Hostels by the beach
Down Under Hostels by the beach
2.0 out of 5.0 3323 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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4.0/5 (7 reviews)

Should have better signs what to do if you check in late. Otherwise hostel was nice:)

Reviewed on 3 Oct,2018
Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of King Tutts Putt Putt and Surfers Paradise Beach. Chevron Renaissance and Slingshot are also ...
Rainbow Bay Backpackers
Rainbow Bay Backpackers
2.0 out of 5.0 3 Hill St, Coolangatta, QLD
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Situated in Coolangatta, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Coolangatta Beach, Greenmount Beach and Snapper Rocks. Kirra Beach is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) ...
Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort
Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort
1.5 out of 5.0 2837 Gold Coast Hwy, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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Situated in Surfers Paradise, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Surfers Paradise Beach and Kurrawa Beach. SkyPoint Observation Deck and Gold Coast Convention ...
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Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast

2669 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, QLD
    5.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.7 out of 5 (1,720 reviews)

    Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold CoastRM330

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    Sea World Resort

    Sea World Resort

    Sea World Drive Main Beach Gold Coast, Main Beach, QLD
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.2 out of 5 (1,846 reviews)

      Sea World ResortRM343

      18 Jun-19 Jun

      Sea World ResortRM343

      What Is a Hostel?


      If you're in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Gold Coast, one of its 11 hostels could be a great option. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodation options all feature the following:

      • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
      • Budget-friendly prices
      • A social environment

      Hostels are a great way to stay in Gold Coast for good value, so you can save your money for exploring. We've heard good things about this destination's natural setting, including its beaches and sea views.


      When Is the Best Time to Visit Gold Coast?


      The weather can be a big factor when you're discovering new places, so here's some information about the seasons:


      • The hottest months are typically February and January, while July and August are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 28° C and night-time temperatures average 18° C
      • April-June: 26° C is the daytime average and 10° C is the night-time average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 23° C and night-time averages are around 10° C
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 27° C during the day and 15° C at night
      • Average rainfall is 32 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in Gold Coast?


      Depending on what you're interested in, you might enjoy these places to visit:

      Top Sights
      • Sea World
      • Warner Bros. Movie World
      • Dreamworld
      Natural Features
      • Cascade Gardens
      • Pratten Park
      • Macintosh Island Park
      Cultural Attractions
      • Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise
      • Ripley's Believe It or Not
      • Dracula's Queensland

      Overall, Gold Coast is known for its:

      • Beaches
      • Shopping
      • Restaurants
      • Theme parks
      • Golfing

      How to Get to Gold Coast and Around the Area


      You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city centre. An alternative is Brisbane, QLD (BNE), which is 47.5 mi (76.4 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transport. Metro stations nearby include Robina Station and Nerang Train Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Varsity Lakes Station, Helensvale Station or Gold Coast City Coomera Station.