Hervey Bay

  • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Hostel
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Hostel
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Gardens and Pool
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Room
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Dining Area
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Cabins
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Swimming Pool
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Common Area
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Happy Guests
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Computers
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Shared Room
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Pool at Night
    • Hervey Bay YHA Backpackers - Restaurant
  • I stayed there for one night in a private bedroom and it was just perfect

    Florian R. (October 2014)

    We were not aware that YHA accommodated caravans and were pleased when we were informed that there were 8 powered sites at the rear of the complex. The premises internal location was great with no noise or crowds, etc and lovely trees, grass etc. ...

    Brian D. (September 2014)

    Family cabins are very spacious, very comfortable and very well equipped. Quiet night which allowed us to recover from jet lag and very nice to be woken with the song of birds.

    PASCALE P. (August 2014)

    I felt very welcomed in this facility. Staff very helpful. Help complete all my tour arrangements.

    Susan C. (July 2014)

    We enjoyed our stay in this hostel. Luckily for us the weather was perfect so we had a good day at the swimming pool. Very friendly staff and a good recommendation for the trip to go to Fraser Islands. The room was small but clean, the only thing was...

    Liz E. (July 2014)

    This was the most spacious, clean and relaxing hostel I stayed in. Great staff and perfectly located at the end of the bay so quiet with very lovely grounds and tennis court. Bikes or a beautiful sea front walk take you the length of the bay for al...

    Diana f/o M. (July 2014)

  • This multi-award winning hostel in the seaside town of Hervey Bay is conveniently located within an easy walk of nearby beaches. The YHA boasts all the facilities and services of a resort in a relaxing environment suited to backpackers and travellers of all kinds. The hostel is surrounded by tropical gardens and provides first-class accommodation, large pool and spa, bistro, bar, internet lounge, tennis & basketball courts and tour booking service.

  • Facilities

    • Free wi-fi & internet
    • Tennis courts
    • Basketball courts
    • Parking
    • Swimming pool/ jacuzzi
    • Pool table/ Games room
    • Laundry
    • Luggage storage
    • Bicycles
    • Cafe/Restaurant/ Bar
    • Courtesy Bus
    • Disabled Access
    • Tour Desk
  • Activities

    • Fraser Island guided and tag-a-long 4WD tours
    • Beach
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Fishing
    • Horseriding
    • National Park & Botanical Gardens
    • Swimming
    • Whale Watching
    • Skydiving
    • Stand Up Paddleboarding
    • Bird Spotting
  • Things to do

    Hervey Bay backpacker hostel is the closest point to the most sought after locations on Fraser Island. Other highlights include world renowned whale watching (July-Nov), the beautiful esplanade and stunning beaches.


    Hostel features bar and eatery on site. Other nightlife in town located close by, for backpackers convenience.

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    800 metres to the nearest food store

    Accepted Cards

    MasterCard, Visa