Canberra City YHA

  • Canberra City YHA - Exterior
    • Canberra City YHA - Exterior
    • Canberra YHA Hostel Video
    • Canberra City YHA - Rooftop
    • Canberra City YHA - Pool Table
    • Canberra City YHA - Common Room
    • Canberra City YHA - Spa
    • Canberra City YHA - Twin Room
    • Canberra City YHA - Bytes Cafe
    • Lake Burley Griffin
    • Parliament House
  • Convenience on every level

    Louisa G. (September 2014)

    Great atmosphere. Comfortable. Meet new friends from different country. Highly recommended!

    Farid Y. (September 2014)

    Clean rooms, awesome location, great value.

    Joel A. (September 2014)

    really clean and friendly place. if I come to Canberra again,definitly choose this YHA again.

    Shuang W. (September 2014)

    The best backpacker I have ever been to! Best value for your money !

    Alice C. (September 2014)

    Central to shops, transport, festivals, live entertainment, the arts and the beginning of tourist trails.

    Judith T. (September 2014)

    Clean hostel, fantastic location and friendly staff!

    Daniela G. (September 2014)

    Well maintained hostel, high level of cleanliness and well maintained through out.

    Premkumar A. (September 2014)

    This place ticked all my boxes, for great location, facilities, warm, clean room, friendly staff and reasonably priced.

    Glyn P. (September 2014)

    - Clean and nice room space, - friendly and helpful staff - good location, very close to mall and restaurants - parking space available

    Edberth V. (September 2014)

  • Canberra City YHA is located right in the heart of Australia's capital city and just five minutes from the interstate bus terminal.

    The hostel is well serviced featuring a cafe, indoor pool/spa/sauna, internet access, fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, TV/games area, and underground bar.

    To keep you entertained the backpacker accommodation hosts weekly activities and BBQs in summer.

    If you’re looking for safe hostel that is centrally located, look no further than Canberra City YHA.

    Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival.

  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Bar
    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Cafe/Restaurant
    • Disabled Access
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Sauna
    • Swimming Pool
    • Television
  • Activities

    • City
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Hot Air Ballooning
    • Shopping
  • Things to do

    Centrally located, the YHA is the perfect base to explore Australia's capital and its many free attractions. Visit the National Museum of Australia, Australian War Memorial, Parliament House, and Questacon. Walk or picnic beside Lake Burley Griffin, and enjoy views from Telstra Tower or Mount Ainslie. Canberra plays host to plenty of festivals during the year, including Floriade, Multicultural Festival, Balloon Fiesta, and International Film Festival. Read about the hostel's history.


    Home to four tertiary institutions, Canberra has a lively entertainment scene. The Australian National University hosts a variety of bands during the year, while nearby Garema Place and Northborne Avenue are home to a number of pubs, multi-level clubs and cocktail bars.

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    Food Store

    The YHA hostel in Canberra is 250m from the nearest food store

    Accepted cards

    MasterCard, Visa