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Coolangatta YHA - Kirra Beach, Gold Coast

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    Coolangatta YHA Entrance to Hostel
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    Coolangatta YHA Outdoor Dining
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    Coolangatta YHA Hammocks in courtyard
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    Coolangatta YHA Double Room
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    Coolangatta YHA Pool

Coolangatta YHA - Kirra Beach, Gold Coast

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.

Coolangatta YHA hostel is located just 500 meters from the Gold Coast Airport. You can check in & be on the beach within 30 minutes of landing. 

During this period YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality residential accommodation on a weekly basis in private rooms. Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab.

Get your discounted tickets to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary here to fill your days with koala cuddles or scream your lungs out at one of the Gold Coast theme parks, or check out our huge range of other Gold Coast attractions HERE!  

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen, towels, fan, table, & chairs
  • Wi-Fi & lockers
  • Access to BBQ, games room, & swimming pool
  • Hire of bicycles & surf boards

Optional extras:

  • Parking

Co-living Rooms

All co-living rooms include:

  • Linen, fan, table, & chairs
  • Wi-Fi & lockers
  • Access to BBQ, games room, & swimming pool
  • Hire of bicycles & surf boards

Optional extras:

  • Parking

Family Rooms

All Family rooms include:

  • Double and bunk beds
  • Linen and towels
  • Wi-Fi & lockers
  • Access to BBQ, games room, & swimming pool
  • Hire of bicycles & surf boards

Optional extras:

  • Parking


  • Barbeque
  • Bicycles
  • Courtesy Bus
  • Games room
  • Internet/E-mail
  • Parking
  • Surf boards
  • Swimming Pool
  • Television
  • Tour Desk


More about Coolangatta YHA - Kirra Beach, Gold Coast

Our backpacker accommodation has a games room, 24 hour access, BBQ nights, bicycle/surfboard hire, internet kiosk & WiFi throughout the hostel. Across the road from the hostel is a 24 hour bus service to take you from Coolangatta to Surfers Paradise.


92% customer rating, based on 2654 reviews
  • Great spot if you are wanting to hit the waves or be close to the airport for your flight. All the staff were incredibly friendly. It had a fun/social atmosphere and there’s even a dog around sometimes.
    Spencer E 20/03/2021
  • Best value, perfect location, lovely place with lots to offer every age :)
    Berrin G 7/02/2021
  • Wonderful vibes and amazing people!
    Alia B 15/01/2021
  • Everything was great the price the stat the sleep
    Aaron T 14/08/2020
  • Close to airport. Very basic staff great serviced my needs short stop over thank you
    Neil L 16/03/2020
  • A walking distance from the airport, perfect for when you have a early flight in the morning.
    Andrea D 13/03/2020
  • ya i'm enjoying stay here, staff really nice & friendly
    Mohd I 4/03/2020
  • Amazing
    Mohammed A 21/01/2020
  • Good hostel
    Peter R 7/01/2020
  • Good location. Friendly staff
    Alex K 5/01/2020
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Address: 230 Coolangatta Road Bilinga
Gold Coast,
State: QLD, 4225
Phone: 07 5564 0987
Hostel Manager: Ebonie Tate and Erin Nelson
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

8:00am - 10am and 2pm - 4pm. If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

Check in from 2:00pm daily
Check out until 10:00am daily
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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present, emerging and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community.