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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.
Could need some paint and new furniture. Beds partly broken, year old matrass- covers, sheets and pillows dirty!
Chris S. (October 2014)
My stay was very pleasant, inexpensive and convenient for my attendance at a conference in the nearby 5 star hotel
Michelle B. (October 2014)
Staff was very friendly and helpful.
Frederico Ozanam A. (August 2014)
The staffs at reception are just so nice and friendly. They are patient with every request from me! There is a public kitchen and a TV room which prevents me from getting bored while waiting my friend:)
YIFAN S. (July 2014)
SeaWorld Theme Park is just a few minutes walk up the road or just one bus stop away. You can walk straight out the Hostel and casually walk along the Broadwater and /or shops or just cross the road the surf and beautiful sandy beaches!
Arthur H. (July 2014)
Great atmosphere with nightly activities. Extremely friendly and helpful staff.
Kok Loong C. (July 2014)
the location was very good, strategic, public transport easily access...
good and beautiful environment... good for relaxation, safe... hostel made me felt homely, with good facilities, such as living room with comfortable sofa, nice dinning area w...
Caroline J. (July 2014)
Excellent hostel, very close to beach, attractions and bus stops.
Deb C. (July 2014)
beautiful view, friendly staff and convenient location! i would like to stay here when i come back next time
Joe W. (June 2014)
The hostel is at the marina, very near the place called "The Spit" for the beautiful surfer waves, and a stone's throw away from the beach for a good morning walk or day swim. The 3-4 km beach walk to the CBD is also a nice exercise. I love this YHA!
Fortunato T. (June 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)
The beach is a just a minute walk away while hostel itself is on the Marina; the whale watching tours is walking distance from the hostel. Check out Peter's Fish Market and try their fish and chips which is also walking distance towards Sea world.
Visit Australia's leading wildlife sanctuary on the Gold Coast, Currumbin Wildlife Santuary. Cuddle a koala and have your photo taken, feed the kangaroos and lorikeets plus learn about Australia's aboriginal history.
10% discount off all main menu meals.
Ph: 07 5536 8650
Adults at kids prices
Ph: 07 5575 3381
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)