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Popular Hostels in Brisbane

Nomads Brisbane Hostel
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
6.7 Good
308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 1,265 reviews
6.7

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Brisbane hostel is situated just a short stroll from Queen Street Mall and St John's Cathedral. It is close to Brisbane City Hall, dining options and shops.

Brisbane City Yha
Brisbane City Yha
8.0 Excellent
392 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1,831 reviews
8.0

Located within a 10-minute walk of Roma Street Busway Station, Brisbane City YHA is an ideal base while visiting Brisbane. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Chill Backpackers
Chill Backpackers
7.6 Good
328 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.8 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 775 reviews
7.6

This Brisbane hostel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Brisbane Backpackers Resort
Brisbane Backpackers Resort
7.7 Good
110 Vulture Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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1.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 744 reviews
7.7

Brisbane Backpackers Resort is located in Brisbane and features a free shuttle service and free Wi-Fi. It also offers a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and an outdoor pool.

Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
7.8 Good
466 George Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.5 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 10 reviews
7.8

Located in the heart of Brisbane, Base Brisbane Uptown is situated near Roma Street Busway Station, and just a few steps from local bars and eateries. It also offers free wireless internet.

Bunk Backpackers
Bunk Backpackers
7.7 Good
11 Gipps Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 899 reviews
7.7

Bunk Brisbane provides an art deco setting while in Brisbane. It also features a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a free shuttle service.

Joe's Place Backpackers
Joe's Place Backpackers
6.5 Good
390 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 6 reviews
6.5

Joe's Place Backpackers is set in Brisbane and is a short walk from Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently located in the city centre.

Some Rooms Backpacker
Some Rooms Backpacker
7.3 Good
38A Russell Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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1.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 5 reviews
7.3

Situated within walking distance of Cultural Centre Busway Station, Some Rooms Backpacker offers guests a convenient base while in Brisbane. It is located just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

Banana Bender Backpackers
Banana Bender Backpackers
8.4 Excellent
118 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 3 reviews
8.4

Banana Bender Backpackers is set in Brisbane and is within a 10-minute walk of Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Breeze Lodge
Breeze Lodge
8.7 Excellent
635 Main Street Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 628 reviews
8.7

Breeze Lodge provides a comfortable setting while in Brisbane. It also features free Wi-Fi, a dart board and laundry facilities.

Tips for booking a hostel in Brisbane

Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Brisbane:£21/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£7/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Thursday
£10 - £35
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Top rated Brisbane hostels

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Brisbane Backpackers Resort
Brisbane Backpackers Resort
7.7 Good
110 Vulture Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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1.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Brisbane Backpackers Resort is located in Brisbane and features a free shuttle service and free Wi-Fi. It also offers a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and an outdoor pool.

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Brisbane City Yha
Brisbane City Yha
8.0 Excellent
392 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Located within a 10-minute walk of Roma Street Busway Station, Brisbane City YHA is an ideal base while visiting Brisbane. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

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Joe's Place Backpackers
Joe's Place Backpackers
6.5 Good
390 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Joe's Place Backpackers is set in Brisbane and is a short walk from Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently located in the city centre.

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Bunk Backpackers
Bunk Backpackers
7.7 Good
11 Gipps Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Bunk Brisbane provides an art deco setting while in Brisbane. It also features a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a free shuttle service.

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Nomads Brisbane Hostel
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
6.7 Good
308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Brisbane hostel is situated just a short stroll from Queen Street Mall and St John's Cathedral. It is close to Brisbane City Hall, dining options and shops.

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Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
7.8 Good
350 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Located a short walk from Roma Street Busway Station, Summer House Backpackers Brisbane is an ideal base when in Brisbane. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Cheapest hostels in Brisbane

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Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
7.8 Good
350 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Located a short walk from Roma Street Busway Station, Summer House Backpackers Brisbane is an ideal base when in Brisbane. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

£7
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Nomads Brisbane Hostel
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
6.7 Good
308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Brisbane hostel is situated just a short stroll from Queen Street Mall and St John's Cathedral. It is close to Brisbane City Hall, dining options and shops.

£8
Avg. per night
Brisbane Backpackers Resort
Brisbane Backpackers Resort
7.7 Good
110 Vulture Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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1.2 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Brisbane Backpackers Resort is located in Brisbane and features a free shuttle service and free Wi-Fi. It also offers a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and an outdoor pool.

£10
Avg. per night
Bunk Backpackers
Bunk Backpackers
7.7 Good
11 Gipps Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Bunk Brisbane provides an art deco setting while in Brisbane. It also features a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a free shuttle service.

£10
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Chill Backpackers
Chill Backpackers
7.6 Good
328 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.8 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

This Brisbane hostel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

£11
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Brisbane City Yha
Brisbane City Yha
8.0 Excellent
392 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Located within a 10-minute walk of Roma Street Busway Station, Brisbane City YHA is an ideal base while visiting Brisbane. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

£12
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Joe's Place Backpackers
Joe's Place Backpackers
6.5 Good
390 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Joe's Place Backpackers is set in Brisbane and is a short walk from Roma Street Busway Station. It is conveniently located in the city centre.

£28
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Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
Base Backpackers Brisbane Uptown - Hostel
7.8 Good
466 George Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.5 mi from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Located in the heart of Brisbane, Base Brisbane Uptown is situated near Roma Street Busway Station, and just a few steps from local bars and eateries. It also offers free wireless internet.

£32
Avg. per night

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Brisbane hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Brisbane?

    The average price for a hostel in Brisbane is £21/night. A good hostel deal in Brisbane would be for £15/night or less. The lowest hostel price found recently on HotelsCombined was £7/night. If your travel schedule is flexible, then try not to book in January, because it is the most expensive month of the year. Booking in November is the cheapest month to book a hostel in Brisbane.

  • What’s the best hostel in Brisbane?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Brisbane, Brisbane City Yha is currently the best, based on 1,831 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.0/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Brisbane Airport?

    Bunk Backpackers is 7.0 mi away from Brisbane Airport, making it the closest Brisbane hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Brisbane is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighbourhoods throughout Brisbane, 30% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in South Brisbane in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. Brisbane Backpackers Resort is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Brisbane closest to South Bank Parklands?

    The most popular hostel in Brisbane that’s close to South Bank Parklands is Brisbane Backpackers Resort. Just 0.6 mi separate Brisbane Backpackers Resort from South Bank Parklands, the city’s most popular attraction. 744 HotelsCombined reviewers gave the Brisbane Backpackers Resort a score of 7.7/10.

  • Should I stay in a Brisbane hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Brisbane on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Brisbane offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.