1770 YHA

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    1770 YHA - surfing at sunrise
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    1770 YHA - chinaman's beach
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    paperbark forest walk
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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.



Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

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

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 & surf board

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


per person

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
per person

Greyhound Whimit Bus Pass

The most affordable and flexible Australian travel pass. Travel on the Greyhound network anywhere around Australia for as long as your time allows. Save 5% when you book with YHA!

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.


84% customer rating, based on 391 reviews
  • Nice chilled vibe, friendly staff
    Tom C 11/01/2019
  • Very friendly staff!
    Lea C 11/01/2019
  • Super nice staff! Loved it!
    Eva K 6/12/2018
  • I liked it so much that I’ve stayed to work here 😊 it’s been a month and I’m still loving it!
    Kasia P 29/11/2018
  • I love this hostel, a good places to stay. Very friendly staff who want to help you, with lots of enthusiasm.
    Moniek K 16/10/2018
  • Loved it!
    Emma O 16/10/2018
  • Super chill, wonderful staff and great people Thx
    Marine A 16/10/2018
  • Chilled atmosphere with great staff, perfect place to relax for a few days
    Julie M 15/10/2018
  • This was an amazing hostel and it’s the staff that make it so unique! They are really welcoming and ensure that everyone is included! Couldn’t recommend staying here enough!
    Sofia Cristina S 8/10/2018
  • Of all the hostels I’ve been to, I felt the most welcome in this one. The staff was really friendly, helpfull and there was a great vibe. Thanks everyone!
    Merel V 6/10/2018


Address: 52 Captain Cook Drive
Agnes Water,
State: QLD, 4677
Email: 1770@yha.com.au
Phone: 07 4974 7200
Hostel Manager: Christine Pirlot
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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