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Blue Tongue Backpackers

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 awfull. In the middle of the night we seriously considered getting out of there and...

Thank scotty792
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia 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. 6 car park so if you dont get in you get towed. Bad area drug...

Thank Brita B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I've never stayed in a Backpackers before, however being in Brisbane on an extended stay it was an economical choice. Not only did I find the accommodation clean, in an excellent location and great value for money... the staff and other guests were fantastic. Really made my four week stay enjoyable and bearable. With share rooms and self contained apartments...

Thank Aj1928
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Absolutely, the BEST hostel I've stayed at in Brisbane. Amazingly helpful and friendly staff that are knowledgable about everything happening in the city: Places to eat, places to visit, nightlife, events and they are always welcoming and happy to point you in the right direction. Central location, with just a short walk out of the noise to get home, it's...

Thank KelNSEW
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Really helpful staff, a little bit of an older building (slightly run down) but I enjoyed my stay and felt comfortable and enjoyed the facilities. Lots of places to eat near by - the local pub is great

1Thank Jayde H
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed in this hostel and didn't wanted to leave because it just feels like family. Lot's of french, german and in general european people but everyone is nice and friendly =) If your open minded and easy going that's the perfect place for you. Was also working during my stay and had no problems falling asleep =)

Thank Liza O
Reviewed 2 July 2015

I stumbled across this Hostel as it was the best priced in Brisbane ~ with a killer location. And ended up really loving the place. Had a real share house feel to it, but enough privacy if you needed it. Other reviews sounds Harsh as this Hostel and the staff couldn't have been more helpful if they tried! Would definately...

1Thank Jaymee T
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is a cheap place to stay in Fortitude Valley we moved out of another local backpackers that was just too noisy int he nightclub area and found Bluetongue to be cheaper and better. Plus free wifi! Parked our car up as well for free which was good. Probably need a new stove though and kitchen is ok but could...

1Thank Premier B
Paris, France
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The Blue Tongue or how to finish my Australian year perfectly in a house called "home" with absolutely AMAZING, WARM and FRIENDLY people i will never forget. I have never felt that good in a hostel and it's thanks to the guys who live there, the cosy rooms always clean and the awesome managers. If you'll go there, you will...

Thank Mathy649
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Pretty nice if you're looking for a hostel. A bit cheaper than other hostels in Brisbane but it's probably because of its location, a 15mins walk to the city center. It has a nice feeling to it, it's kinda small but has a nice common area so it feels like you're living in a big sharehouse. The manager is really...

Thank Covea

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Additional Information about Blue Tongue Backpackers

Address: 515 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $19 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 58
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