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  • Customer review of Coolangatta YHA - Kirra Beach, Gold Coast

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    Perfect place to stay if you have an early flight!
    Karina B July 2016
    Great value for money.friendly people!!
    Russell D July 2016
    Staff were nice and friendly, location wasn't great but a bus brings you into the village a few times per day. The dorms and bathrooms were ok, but the kitchen wasn't in great shape, mismatched dirty plates and cutlery, camp top stoves instead of hobs which kept turning off randomly, it wasn't cleaned as routinely as other yha's I have stayed at and often had piles of dirty dishes. Overall not a bad hostel but not great either.
    Alex July 2016
    Highly recommend staying at Cooly! The staff were very friendly, helpful and kind. The facilities and other services on offer were excellent for the price paid. Location is good if you do not plan on exploring the Gold Coast - very close to the airport (~10 minute walk), easy to find, and a short ~5 minute walk to the beach. I would definitely stay here again. :)
    Roza R July 2016
    The location was awesome for travellers!
    Mohammad Hafiz July 2016
    Too noisy because of airplanes
    JYUN-JI L July 2016
    Very convenient to the airport for late arrivals into Gold Coast. Loved being able to walk off the plane and over to the hostel. Drawbacks of being so close is the noise of the airport and the highway... Bring earplugs if you need a good night's rest! Friendly staff made everything easy.
    Kim A July 2016
    We enjoy staying here, close to the airport, buses & beach. We like the friendly atmosphere, also that older backpackers like us don't feel so out of place. We look forward to being able to return here!
    Mardi M July 2016
    I had arrived at Coolangatta after a 10 hour flight - I had been sick the whole way and just wanted to get to bed. I arrived at YHA and was checked in fairly promptly. Went to the room, it was ok. The bed linen was dirty (blood on the pillow case), usually I would say something but I was exhausted and sick. Trying to get some sleep and I was woken by a lady on the phone yelling explicit and vile language, this went on for quite sometime. I guess if you like to sleep then don't stay here!
    Emma M July 2016
    Perfect airport location - I stayed for 2 nights before a flight. Near the beach and can walk to the airport. About a 25-30 minute walk along the beach to Coolangatta. Clean but pretty quiet. If you want to see more of Coolangatta and meet new people then this isn't really the place for you. Friendly helpful staff and good wifi in the communal areas. Not many plug sockets in the room I stayed in. A bit pricey but probably paying for the nearness to the airport.
    Tamsin B July 2016
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