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Surfers Paradise YHA at Main Beach
70 Seaworld Drive
Main Beach, Surfers Paradise 4217
Phone: (+617) 5571 1776
07 5571 1776
Fax: (+617) 5571 1747
Manager: Nathan McGregor
8am to 9pm
Please advise the hostel if arriving after 9pm
Surfers Paradise Transit Centre is 4km from Surfers Paradise YHA hostel.
Free shuttle bus transfers to and from Surfers Paradise hostel are available for guests. Please phone the hostel for times. Alternatively, you can catch the local bus service.
Helensvale Train Station is 15km from our hostel in Surfers Paradise YHA. The connecting local bus stops 100m from hostel.
Gold Coast Airport is 24km from Surfers Paradise YHA. Connecting local bus services operate to/from the airport.
Brisbane Airport is 86km from Surfers Paradise YHA backpacker hostel. There are connecting local buses to/from Helensvale Train Station, and the Airtrain to/from Helensvale Train Station.
Age Limits: Special conditions of stay apply for guests aged 17 or under. Please contact the hostel prior to booking to confirm these conditions.
Thoroughly enjoyed my time here!! Great location overlooking marina, close to Main beach, loved the free shuttle bus into surfers! Staff super friendly & helpful
Jane S. (January 2015)
Definitely what makes the difference here is the friendly and helpful staff.
victoria z. (January 2015)
I enjoyed my stay. Every member of the staff was very kind and couldn't be more helpful.
Charlotte r. (December 2014)
Surfers Paradise YHA Hostel is a great base for backpackers to explore the Gold Coast. A stone's throw to Main Beach and overlooking the marina, you can learn to surf, shop till you drop, enjoy drinks at the downstairs pub or party 'til sunrise in town. Surfers Paradise YHA is your ticket to all the thrills on the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise is a haven for budget conscious travellers. This hostel is not recommended for families.
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.
There is something for every backpacker at Surfers Paradise YHA hostel; white sandy beaches, 24 hour shopping, theme parks (Seaworld down the road) and national parks, adrenalin kicks on the ground, in the air and underwater, city sights and rainforest hinterland. Surfers Paradise is all about action, excitement and adventure! The tour desk at Surfers Paradise YHA hostel can help organise all your tours and activites.
Surfers Paradise is a backpackers party paradise and what better way to enjoy it than with Surfers Paradise YHA? Enjoy the restaurants overlooking the marina or venture into town and party 'til the sun comes up at the pubs, clubs and live music venues of Surfers Paradise.
Our hostel in Surfers Paradise is 3km from the town centre (local bus service from hostel)
Do lots of surfing. Can hire boards.
Buy fresh fish/prawns from the fishing boards or go to the fish and chip shop near the fishing boats to have lunch.
Great hot chocolate at Marina Marage Shopping Centre.
Wonderful clothing to be bought.
Enjoy the cool breeze on the patio at YHA with a beer.
Bottle shop near YHA reception.
Great location, the best.
Visit the Currumbin Wildlife Santuary on the Gold Coast. Cuddle a koala and have your photo taken, feed the kangaroos and lorikeets plus learn about Australia's aboriginal history.
Adults at kids prices
Ph: 07 55925534
10% off your first delivery order.
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)