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Canberra City YHA

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    Canberra City YHA - Twilight Exterior
  • Canberra City YHA - Private Ensuite Rooms
    Canberra City YHA - Private Ensuite Rooms
  • Canberra City YHA - Private Rooms
    Canberra City YHA - Private Rooms

Canberra City YHA

Canberra City YHA is reopening on Friday 17th July

A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practises. More information can be found here.

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.

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 private rooms include:

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

Option up:

  • Ensuite & TV

Family Rooms

Family rooms include:

  • Queen bed, single bunk bed and trundle
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Ensuite bathroom 
  • TV & Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and Coffee facilities 

Optional Extras:

  • Breakfast


  • Air-conditioning
  • Barbeque
  • Bicycles
  • Cafe/restaurant - closed until further notice
  • 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 (closed until further notice), indoor pool/spa/sauna, free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property, fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, and a TV/games area.

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


81% customer rating, based on 8146 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

9am-11am and 6pm - 10:30pm

Check in 1pm-10:30pm
Check out until 10am daily
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