1770 YHA

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    1770 YHA - surfing at sunrise
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    1770 YHA - chinaman's beach
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    1770 YHA - check in at reception
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    1770 YHA - entrance
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    1770 YHA - communal kitchen
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    1770 YHA - common area
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    1770 YHA - communal deck area
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    1770 YHA - common area pool table
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    1770 YHA - 6 bed dorm

1770 YHA

Welcome to 1770 (Seventeen Seventy) YHA, Agnes Water located at the southern end of Australia's Great Barrier Reef where there is so much to do in this area for backpackers! Why not relax in our groovy hostel which offers a range of activities in a beautiful area? Located only 200 meters from the beach this hostel has air conditioned dorms and a variety of room types to suit everyone.

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Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Private bathroom, & linen
  • Wi-Fi, & air conditioning 
  • Access to swimming pool, BBQ, & games room
  • Use of courtesey bus
  • Free breakfast

Option up:

  • Premium Wi-Fi
  • Parking

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Private bathroom & linen
  • Wi-Fi & air conditioning 
  • Access to swimming pool, BBQ, & games room
  • Use of courtesey bus
  • Free breakfast
  • Towels provided

Option up:

  • Premium Wi-Fi
  • Parking


  • Air conditioning
  • Barbeque
  • Courtesy Bus
  • Disabled Access
  • Games Room
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Reading Room
  • Surf Board
  • Swimming Pool
  • Television
  • Tour Desk
  • Wi-Fi


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Half Day Chopper Motorbike Tour

Explore the town of Agnes Water on your own Chopper motorbike! Ride through the hills that overlook the ocean, spot wild kangaroos then head for the historical town of 1770
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More about 1770 YHA

Our hostel has a fully equipped outdoor kitchen, relaxed seating areas for socialising and meeting new people. We also have a pool table, games room, swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and free breakfast.


92% customer rating, based on 474 reviews
  • Very nice place where you feel like at home! The staff is very friendly and will help you in any circumstances. Thanks a lot!
    Soline B 3/10/2019
  • Friendly & helpful staff.
    Loretta D 25/09/2019
  • Very friendly staff! Cozy place! Near the beach! Definitely recommend that!
    Julia M 21/08/2019
  • Free breakfast and extremely friendly and helpful staff, would recommend!
    Niamh S 16/07/2019
  • One of my best hostel experience in Australia. Small hostel, nice and relaxed atmosphere and awesome staff !
    Leticia Amelie F 11/07/2019
  • I love this hostel, all people there are so friendly, its lovely
    Yara S 1/07/2019
  • It was great. The most engaged host we‘ve ever seen. Definetly recommend it!
    Fabian E 10/06/2019
  • Very friendly and helpful staff
    Ah Seen O 23/05/2019
  • Incredible atmosphere and staff. Very relaxed yet enjoyable! Felt like a second home
    Tate Louisa S 6/03/2019
  • Awesome hostel, really liked the vibe and all that stuff.
    Fabio P 26/02/2019


Address: 52 Captain Cook Drive
Agnes Water,
State: QLD, 4677
Email: 1770@yha.com.au
Phone: 07 4974 7200
Hostel Manager: Greg Jones
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

8am to 12pm Closed 12 - 2pm 2pm - 8pm If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

Check in 2 - 8pm
Check out until 10:00am daily
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