Surfers Paradise YHA

  • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers Entrance
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers Entrance
    • Happy Guests at Surfers Paradise Main Beach YHA
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - Deck
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - Dorm Room
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - Tour Desk
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - Kitchen
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - TV Room
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Backpackers - Surfers Paradise Beach
    • Surfers Paradise YHA Hostel Video
  • 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)

    The location is perfect. Tavern is just next door..

    Komang S. (June 2014)

    Indeed a prime location, just about a 5 minute drive to SeaWorld & the other theme parks aren't that far away as well! Reception staff are really friendly, especially Nathan, who recommended several great dives & hangouts upon our arrival! Thankyou; ...

    Melissa T. (June 2014)

    Slightly out of the main hub of surfers but still a beautiful location on the marina. Really friendly staff and nice clean hostel too. Definitely worth a visit!

    Hayley M. (May 2014)

    Arrived just on 9pm as per my email. Everything was set up to happen straight away. The Hostel staff were all very friendly and asked the right questions! In many ways the service is much better than what you would expect for what we pay. Of co...

    Rick C. (May 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.

  • Facilities

    • Courtesy Bus
    •  Internet/E-mail
    •  Parking
    •  Television
    •  Tour Desk
  • Activities 

    •  Beach
    •  Canoeing/Kayaking
    •  City
    •  Fishing
    •  National Park
    •  Sailing
    •  Shopping
    •  Skydiving
    •  Surfing
    •  Swimming
  • Things to do

    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.

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    Our hostel in Surfers Paradise is 3km from the town centre (local bus service from hostel)

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