Surfers Paradise YHA, Main Beach

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    Reviews (1701 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    Great hostel. Not the best location
    Kirsty B May 2017
    It was good! Stayed on Monday and Tuesday nights so very quiet. Even had a 6 bed room all to myself the second night. Can imagine it gets pretty crowded over holidays etc. Staff were awesome
    Holly S May 2017
    Great place to stay if you want to be out of the city. The room and facilities were clean. There is lot of plugs in the room and lockers for more safety. The staff at the reception is very friendly :) The only "down" was the free wifi which was very slow as per usual...
    Gladys B May 2017
    Great YHA. Fab location.
    Andrew T May 2017
    The room is near the coastal restaurant and the restaurant was playing noisy music on weekend nights till 10:30. There is limited space inside the room.
    KALO F May 2017
    The staffs here, Michael and Antony, they are just awesome, they made my stay here so warm and thank you guys for what you've done for me!
    Chi Yung L May 2017
    This hostel was quite nice! Very unique to other YHAs I've stayed at. I like that the common room was open air, and all the rooms branched off of an open-air walkway. The outdoor/indoor concept of the hostel gave it a tropical vibe. The rooms and bathroom were standard but clean. The hostel staff at the front desk were the friendliest and most helpful of any hostel I've been to. They accommodated my group of six (4 of us booked together and 2 didn't) to find a way to put us all in the same 6-person room. The location was okay-- it was about a 15-minute uber ride (40-minute bus ride) into the heart of surfer's paradise where all the clubs and restaurants are located. If you don't mind being a little further from the downtown and want to be near the beach and marina, then this hostel is great! There was a great shopping centre with a nice weekend market next door, and if was steps away from Gold Coast Jetski Safari, which is an excursion I would definitely recommend. Great hostel, great experience, and great value for your money.
    Eliana R May 2017
    The staff here are super nice and efficient! The location is quite close to my working place. I really enjoyed living here!
    Feng Z May 2017
    Good hostel for the price, not close to the center but there's a free shuttle bus. Great open common area. Off season so not many people. Security is not too good though, if somebody leaves the window to the room open, other people can reach inside through it and unlock the door.
    Marisa May 2017
    The hostel is dated and extremely run down. Luckily the staff were amazing.
    Darren L May 2017
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