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Canberra City YHA

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Canberra City YHA

Due to the current Covid-19 emergency, and restrictions on travel, Canberra City YHA is closed from 30 March 2020 until 30 June 2020. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

Great deals: Book a bed for just $25/night for stays between 24 February and 31 May 2020 through the app. This offer is exclusive to the YHA Australia app (download now). 

Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab and save*.

Staying longer? Check at reception for our monthly rate deals.

*Rates and discounts vary and depend on room types

Canberra City YHA is located right in the heart of the nation’s capital and is just five minutes from the interstate bus terminal. Make sure to read the Canberra City YHA Parking Information if you're getting to us by car!

The Culture Loop Shuttle service leaves right next door to Canberra City YHA, allowing guests easy access to everything our capital has to offer. Click HERE for the map and timetable.

Save money on transport, tours, and experiences with our exclusive YHA deals. Book online before you arrive!

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen & air conditioning
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Individual bed light & lockers
  • Access to communal kitchen, sauna & swimming pool


Private Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen, tea & coffee provided
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi 
  • Air-conditioning
  • Access to communal kitchen, sauna & swimming pool

Option up:

  • Ensuite & TV


  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar
  • Barbeque
  • Bicycles
  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Disabled access
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout entire property
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool
  • TV

More About Canberra City YHA

The hostel is well-serviced, featuring a cafe, indoor pool/spa/sauna, free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property, fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, TV/games area, and an underground bar.

If you’re looking for a fun and safe hostel that is centrally located, look no further than Canberra City YHA.


84% customer rating, based on 8127 reviews
  • Lovely place with atmosphere.
    George S 28/03/2020
  • I like the yha. Think it is the best hostel I have stayed at.
    Grace K 28/03/2020
  • Nice place.I will recommend to my friends
    Zivko L 13/03/2020
  • Like all the other yha, amazing!
    Guillaume B 10/03/2020
  • Very good hostel, facilities, location and staff!
    Sergii L 9/03/2020
  • For the price, the locations and facilities are brilliant. There might be higher quality places elsewhere but for how much you pay, YHA meets all requirements with no issues.
    Breeana T 6/03/2020
  • One of the best night stay for this price, nice and comfy & cheap.
    Arslan J 3/03/2020
  • Clean and comfortable, and in a spectacular location, right in the middle of civic. The facilities were always tidy, and the staff accomodating. Totally worth the price!
    Joanna T 3/03/2020
  • Very nice and clean! Comfy bed
    Adolf M 2/03/2020
  • Great, except for noise with slamming auto close doors.. Needed ear plugs to sleep !!!
    Paul N 2/03/2020
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Address: 7 Akuna Street
State: ACT, 2601
Phone: (+612) 6248 9155
Hostel Manager: Arthur Lee
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours

Check in 1PM - 12AM
Check out until 10:00am daily
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