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
  • Very clean, convenient and quiet place to stay for a recent study / work trip to Canberra. Friendly staff. Great breakfasts at the cafe. Will stay here again.

    H H. (April 2014)

    straight up, it's the beans.

    Finnegan W. (April 2014)

    great location, good facilities, good solid hostel right in the city. thumbs up

    Aleksander P. (April 2014)

    I only stayed one night but unfortunately didn't get much sleep as the room was on the side of the hostel that has a very noisy bar directly below it which didn't quieter down until the early hours. The hostel is well appointed and in a good locatio...

    elizabeth m. (April 2014)

    Great, convenient location. Yummy, good value coffee. The hostel offered everything our family of four needed with the added bonus of a private bathroom.

    Angela Z. (April 2014)

    The front desk staff were extremely helpful. The hostel was clean and well run.

    Kay R. (April 2014)

    A real gem. Busy,relaxed,clean.Perfect location. Awesome breakfast in the cafe ! Second time to visit and will definitely stay again.

    Rose B. (April 2014)

    very good location and very friendly staff

    Qihong Z. (April 2014)

    Great location for a great city to visit.

    Gary B. (March 2014)

    Great location and safe accommodation.

    Alexander M. (March 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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    The YHA hostel in Canberra is 250m from the nearest food store

    Accepted cards

    MasterCard, Visa