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Hervey Bay YHA

  • Getting here by train

    The hostel is located 30 km to station. Local bus from door, for backpackers convenience.

    Getting here by bus

    The hostel is located 7 km to terminal.

    Nearest airport

    The hostel is located 3 km to airport.


    Local bus from terminal/station to door and marina terminal to Fraser Island for backpackers convenience.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Fraser Island
    • Lady Elliot Island
    • Hervey Bay Botanical Gardens

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Whale/Dolphin Watching Tours
    • The Esplanade
    • Hervey Bay Historical Village & Museum
    • Reefworld Aquarium & Shark Swim 
    • Australiana Cottage Crafts
    • Hervey Bay Go Kart Track
    • WetSide Water Education Park
    • Scuba Diving Tours
    • Vic Hislop's Shark Show
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • 4WD Tours
    • Bike Rentals
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Horse Riding Tours
    Find us...
    Address 820 Boat Harbour Drive
    Hervey Bay, 4655
    Phone (+617) 4125 1844 or 1800 818 280 (within Australia)
    Hostel Manager Karen Inglis
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Hervey Bay YHA

    This multi-award winning hostel in the seaside town of Hervey Bay is conveniently located within an easy walk of nearby beaches. The YHA boasts all the facilities and services of a resort in a relaxing environment suited to backpackers and travellers of all kinds. The hostel is surrounded by tropical gardens and provides first-class accommodation, large pool and spa, bistro, bar, internet lounge, tennis & basketball courts and tour booking service.

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    • Absolutely fantastic place to stay
      Courtney H August 2015
    • Well run very clean friendly hostel. Definitely put it on your list to stay there. Big well priced meals available too
      Cheryl G August 2015
    • A lot of animals on a nice place. The food in the Restaurant is cheap and delicious. The staff is very friendly and helpful.
      Ricarda P August 2015
    • Nice place, clean, friendly staff, love the ducks, turkeys and chickens wandering about gives a nice natural feel about the place. Big kitchen.
      Matthew D August 2015
    • pleasant, relaxed, spacious area with trees, lake, ducks, chooks, peacocks, courtesy bus to centre
      andrew n July 2015
    • We had a lovely night! Great atmosphere, cheap and private carpark!
      Daniel S July 2015
    • Relaxing stay. Hostel is set amongst tropical gardens and the staff are friendly and welcoming.
      Rachel S August 2015
    • Great place to stay with friendly staff and atmosphere.
      Kate M June 2015
    961 customers have rated this hostel


    • Sleeps 66 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double / twin rooms
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Group bookings


    • Free wi-fi & internet
    • Tennis courts
    • Basketball courts
    • Parking
    • Swimming pool/ jacuzzi
    • Pool table/ Games room
    • Laundry
    • Luggage storage
    • Bicycles
    • Cafe/Restaurant/ Bar
    • Courtesy Bus
    • Disabled Access
    • Tour Desk


    • Fraser Island guided and tag-a-long 4WD tours
    • Beach
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Fishing
    • Horseriding
    • National Park & Botanical Gardens
    • Swimming
    • Whale Watching
    • Skydiving
    • Stand Up Paddleboarding
    • Bird Spotting
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    Address 820 Boat Harbour Drive
    Hervey Bay, 4655
    Phone (+617) 4125 1844 or 1800 818 280 (within Australia)
    Hostel Manager Karen Inglis
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year

    7:00am to 8:00pm

    If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

    Check in from 1:00pm daily; contact hostel if late/early check in required
    Check out until 10:00am daily
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