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Brisbane City YHA

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Brisbane City YHA

COVID-19: 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.

During this period YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality accommodation on a daily and weekly basis in dorm and private rooms at reduced occupancy. Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab and save*.

Brisbane City YHA is an award-winning backpackers hostel overlooking the Brisbane River and CBD. Close to major attractions including Suncorp Stadium and South Bank, this backpackers’ hostel offers quality accommodation for budget conscious travellers.

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.

Brisbane City YHA will not accommodate guests under the age of 18 unless travelling with a parent or guardian over the age of 21. Under 18s will only be accommodated in Private Rooms. 

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access to BBQ, swimming pool & games room

Optional extras:

  • Ensuite
  • Parking

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout the property 
  • Lockers, & air conditioning 
  • Access to BBQ, swimming pool & games room

Optional extras:

  • Ensuite
  • Parking


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Laundry (fees apply)
  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor area
  • Swimming pool
  • Paid Luggage storage
  • Paid Parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Reading lights
  • Bar and cafe
  • 24 Hour reception
  • Hair dryers for hire
  • ATM
  • Tour Desk
  • TV Room

More about Brisbane City YHA

The hostel has everything backpackers could want! It offers an amazing rooftop pool with some of the best views in Brisbane, on-site cafe, free and fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property, group accommodation facilities and organised tours and activities.

There are loads of activities for guests to meet fellow travellers, including movie nights, weekly guided walking excursions of Brisbane City and Friday barbecues.

This YHA is Brisbane’s newest hostel and offers affordable accommodation with modern facilities. Multi-share, twin, double and family rooms are available.

Book a room at Brisbane City YHA, experience our excellent facilities and hang out with our friendly local staff.


85% customer rating, based on 10257 reviews
  • Excellent, l stayed with my young son and he loved it more than some hotels for 3 times the price we have stayed in!Thankyou YHA
    Anthony P 28/06/2020
  • it would be nice if they had a later check out option but overall fantastic
    Rose L 14/06/2020
  • 200% great staff! Wonderful place
    Jan W 6/06/2020
  • Awesome, just awesome.
    Jan W 29/05/2020
  • Fantastic atmosphere, great staff very clean close near everything u would need just awesome
    Dean R 14/05/2020
  • Very good night stay during the lock down.
    Gary R 15/04/2020
  • Good hostel, could be more central location
    Charlie S 18/03/2020
  • Very welcoming staffs. I enjoyed my stay in Brisbane City YHA.
    Da N 17/03/2020
  • Reception staff was really nice!
    Merilin L 16/03/2020
  • very good experience!
    Guido S 9/03/2020
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Address: 392 Upper Roma Street
State: QLD, 4000
Email: brisbanecity@yha.com.au
Phone: (+617) 3236 1004
Hostel Manager: Alison Boyd
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours with limited services between 11:00pm to 6:00am Limited secure parking is available onsite at the hostel. Please enquire prior to arrival to avoid disappointment. Fees apply.

Check in from 2:00pm daily - please advise hostel if arriving after 11:00pm
Check out until 10:00am daily
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