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Hervey Bay YHA

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Hervey Bay YHA

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.

Voted the Highest-quality Hostel by YHA Guests in 2018

This multi-award winning hostel in the seaside town of Hervey Bay is conveniently located within an easy walk of nearby beaches. 

Save money on tours and experiences with our exclusive YHA deals. Book online before you arrive!


Co-living Rooms

All co-living rooms include: 

  • Linen, seating area, & private veranda
  • Fan, & air conditioning 
  • Access to swimming pool/jacuzzi, tennis court, basketball court, & games room

Option up:

  • Parking
  • Ensuite

Private Rooms

All private rooms include: 

  • Bed linen
  • Ceiling fan
  • Access to swimming pool/jacuzzi, tennis court, basketball court, & games room

Option up:

  • Parking
  • Ensuite


  • Free wi-fi in Bistro
  • Tennis courts
  • Basketball courts
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool/ Jacuzzi
  • Pool table/ Games room
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycles
  • Cafe/Restaurant/ Bar
  • Disabled Access
  • Tour Desk


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3 Day Fraser Island Tour

Departing from Hervey Bay, experience all the must see sites (and MUCH more) of the world's largest sand island. Save $35 with YHA!
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Fraser Island and Whitsundays package

Save time and money with this flexible package that includes YHA accommodation, Fraser Island 4WD Bus Tour from Hervey Bay, and a Whitsunday Sailing Tour. Save $100!
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Greyhound Whimit Bus Pass

Save 5% with YHA! The most affordable and flexible Australian travel pass. See Australia your way, on your schedule.

More about Hervey Bay YHA

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.


78% customer rating, based on 2101 reviews
  • It was great. Relaxed, clean and friendly with great facilities .
    Joan H 21/12/2020
  • Lovely place, close to everything. Very relaxing atmosphere
    Jacqueline T 25/10/2020
  • Accomodation cost is good
    Roselyn G 7/09/2020
  • Absolutely perfect location, happy staff and the place is really well kept. Will be back for sure
    Shane H 17/08/2020
  • It’s no internet
    Alireza P 6/08/2020
  • It’s okay 👌
    Shawn W 24/07/2020
  • Very comfortable clean & tidy, food good and reasonable
    Ursula F 20/07/2020
  • I used a caravan site. It was good. Bit tight, but I had no issues
    Steve H 27/01/2020
  • Quiet and private... easy walk to ocean and esplanade.
    Linda S 27/01/2020
  • Small paradise:-)
    Marita W 5/01/2020
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Address: 820 Boat Harbour Drive
Hervey Bay,
State: QLD, 4655
Phone: (+617) 4125 1844 or 1800 818 280 (within Australia)
Hostel Manager: Karen Inglis
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

8:00am - 11:00am & 2:00pm - 5:30pm If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

Check in from 3:00pm daily; contact hostel if late/early check in required
Check out until 10:00am daily
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