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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2014

I stayed here for nearly a month while looking for work and it's one of the best hostels I've stayed in, in Australia. The staff were lovely and for the most part very helpful. There were good activities on most days and it's in a really good location. Very clean and quiet, with big lockers you can put everything in,...

Thank SilentShadow101
Thetford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

The staff were super friendly on greeting us, have us a nice pole after walking all our stuff up the hill...yep, there are no free shuttle buses but most hostels in the city don't!! It's aye a 5-10 minute walk from the greyhound stop. The ice pole at the end made up for it :) the staff were very helpful...

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 21 November 2014

I really liked Brisbane City YHA because it has great facilities. Everything is modern, clean and well designed. I stayed in a 6 bed dorm on the third floor. There was enough space, a little table and chairs, big lockers with power points inside, reading lights for the beds and air conditioning. The ensuite bathroom was also good- like a...

Thank TabbyStein
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights with a one night break to return for another two nights. Initially the staff who checked me in were cold, disinterested and not helpful. The room I stayed in 4 bed female in new part of hostel was nice. Although there was a damp smell. The lockers had sockets and the room was light...

Thank Tap88
YHA_Hostels, Public Relations Manager at Brisbane City YHA, responded to this review

Dear Tap88, Thank you for your recent review of your stay at Brisbane City YHA. I am disappointed to read you did not enjoy your return visit to our hostel. We certainly value your feedback as it helps us to continuously improve our hostels. I would like to offer my sincere apologies for the service you experienced during your stay....

Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here (private room) on 31st Oct 2014. The room was clean and tidy with small table beside each of our beds are to put small things and charge our phones ^^ The kitchen is spacious and clean, there are cold water dispensers, and lots of shower rooms. They have recycling programme too. A little inconvenient...

Thank Melina H
Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a private double room for 2 nights. The hostel is well located, 10 minute walk to the transit centre, 5 minute walk to a big supermarket and about 25 minutes to the city centre or south bank. The hostel is very big but has quite a lot of space, the kitchen is big and well equipped but...

Thank Mat A
Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Hi YHA, I write this review with my eye completely bruised yellow and purple. The toilet door does not open properly and I ran into it. You would think after being there a week I would have been used to it, but I thought as they are meant to clean the toilets daily, one of the workers would have mentioned...

Thank Rachel N
YHA_Hostels, Guest Relations Manager at Brisbane City YHA, responded to this review

Dear Rachel, Thank you for your feedback and review of you recent stay at Brisbane City YHA. Our number one priority is the safety of our guests. I am extremely sorry to hear you have run into our toilet door. We do take care to ensure any fixtures in the hostel have clear notices on them as soon as possible...

st. gallen
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

The only good thing to say about the hostel is that its located pretty well. You reach the shopping street and the brisbane river with de lagoon within a 15 min walk. We are a young couple who stayed only one night in the hostel. We had a private room which looked like a prison cell. The shared bathroom was...

1Thank melanienaef
YHA_Hostels, Public Relations Manager at Brisbane City YHA, responded to this review

Dear Melanieaef, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at our hostel. I am very sorry to hear that your stay was less than expected and would like to apologise sincerely for this. It is not the usual type of feedback we receive about our hostel, but we do value your comments as these help us...

Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

As always YHA is a good hostel. The rooms and bathrooms were clean. The kitchen area is big and I loved the option to dine on the rooftop. Walk to the city was about 10 minutes and supermarket is across the street. A few cafés and restaurants are also very close to the hostel for a meal that will fit...

Thank Erika O
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2014

4 of us stayed here for just over a week. The first room we stayed in was just above the train tunnel which was SO noisy - we heard it all night, waking us up in the morning and it went on and on. So if you go here, make sure you ask to be in a room not above...

1Thank Stephanie F

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Brisbane City YHA offers guests state of the art facilities and an Australian experience under one roof! Centrally located and close to all the tourist hot spots, this hostel offers roof top swimming pool with views of the city and Brisbane River, games room with Nintendo Wii, free Wifi Hot Spot (Wifi Plus also available), indoor and outdoor dining, secure parking and nightly entertainment. We also have a fantastic tour desk where you can book only the best activities and tours and not even leave the hostel! We are only 5 minutes walk from Suncorp Stadium for all of the major sporting events. The hostel has a mix of multishare, private twin/double rooms and family rooms all available with en-suites. Vingcard security access is throughout the hostel and the facilities are the newest and cleanest available. Brisbane City YHA is quite simply the best budget accommodation in Brisbane no matter what your reason for travel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brisbane City YHA

Address: 392 Upper Roma St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $28 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brisbane City YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 113
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“Try to get a room somewhere other than the 3rd floor - it can get quite noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles JakeandNicoline, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Floor 3 can be noisey as it is by main corridor.”
 of 5 bubbles 664ms, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is only free wifi in the common room so be aware.”
 of 5 bubbles 523tamaraw, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms = loud rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jessamycatherine, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Away from the train line”
 of 5 bubbles TravellingTeacher22, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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