NSW is home to the incredible views of Sydney Harbour, tranquil bushland and picturesque beach towns - the perfect place to take your family for a quick getaway.
Get that million dollar harbour view for less when your family stays at Sydney Harbour YHA . With spacious 4 and 5 Bed Family Rooms, each with private bathrooms, your family can stay in Sydney's historical heart, The Rocks, without breaking the bank. Click here for more information on Sydney Harbour YHA.
Say “bye” to boredom in the Blue Mountains, with an outdoor adventure playground on your doorstep. If your family loves being active, exploring and the great outdoors, this is the place to be. Click here for more information on Blue Mountains YHA.
Kick your Blue Mountains family holiday up a notch. Stay in a quaint, beautiful little bushland cocoon near Blue Mountains National Park at Hawkesbury Heights YHA - which can also be booked for exclusive use, so your family has the utmost privacy. Click here for more information on Hawkesbury Heights YHA.
Our nation’s capital is filled to the brim with family-friendly activities, and we’ve got the perfect family deal – 2 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast and a family 3-in-fun pass for Questacon, AIS and Cockington Green Garden. Click here for more information on Canberra City YHA.
It doesn’t have to be snowing for your family to visit the Snowy Mountains. With or without snow, there’s so many fun activities to keep your family entertained for the entire trip, and Thredbo YHA is perfectly located for you to experience it all. Click here for more information on Thredbo YHA.
Bellingen YHA is one of the best places to stay in the funky, alternative town of Bellingen. It is a heritage guest-house with private rooms only, creating a homey, cosy atmosphere. Perfect for families of all sizes, there's 3, 4 and 6 bed family rooms to choose from. Click here for more information on Bellingen YHA.
The Hunter Valley has something for everyone, with an abundance of wine tours, wildlife experiences and outdoor activities such as hot-air ballooning, bushwalking and bike riding! Hunter Valley YHA overlooks its very own vineyard and is perfectly equipped for family holidays. Click here for more information on Hunter Valley YHA.
Nestled in Ku-ring-gai National Park, Pittwater YHA boasts a gorgeous bushland setting and is perfect for the family who wants some serious bonding time. Take bushwalks, meet the local wildlife, try twilight sailing or kayaking. Click here for more information on Pittwater YHA.
Worlds away, yet just two hours out of Sydney, Port Stephens is a must-do family holiday. Port Stephens YHA is set in beautiful rainforest gardens with unspoilt beaches at your fingertips. The kids will love the adventures to be had from sand-duning to dolphin tours, as well as hanging out with resident dog Bo! Click here for more information on Port Stephens YHA.
Halfway between Sydney and Byron Bay, Port Stephens is one of NSW's most beautiful cosatal towns. There's plenty to keep the kids amused, from amazing beaches to Australia's only koala hospital. Click here for more information on Port Macquarie YHA.
Newcastle is perfect for families who want all the relaxation of a coastal getaway as well as all the city luxuries. Shop, swim, surf and explore - there's something for everyone in this stylish coastal city, and Newcastle Beach YHA is right in the heart of the action. Click here for more information on Newcastle Beach YHA.
Take the family to see the incredible cultural attractions of Melbourne, hike the mountains of the Grampians or relax and unwind in a beautiful property on the Great Ocean Road.
There is always a festival, exhibition or pop up activity happening in Melbourne, so your family will always have something exciting and fun to do in Australia’s culture capital. Located in leafy North Melbourne, Melbourne Metro YHA is just a short walk from Queen Victoria Market. Click here for more information on Melbourne Metro YHA.
Whether you’re after an active family holiday or just want to relax in tranquil surroundings, Grampians Eco YHA is the place to stay. Look out for the roos and wallabies that make the hostel lawns their home! Click here for more information on Grampians Eco YHA.
This spacious eco-friendly property is the perfect base to experience the lush green rainforests and rugged coastal lookouts of the Great Ocean Road. Plus, the kids will love hostel dog Amber! Click here for more information on Apollo Bay YHA.
Charming, quaint Port Fairy is the ultimate seaside town to escape to over the holidays. With plenty of activities to keep the kids busy, it’s the perfect place to relax and unwind. Port Fairy YHA is a beautiful cottage that was once the home of the town founder. Click here for more information on Port Fairy YHA.
Just a hop, skip and a jump away from bustling Melbourne, Phillip Island is a wonderfully convenient family getaway. Enjoy soaking up the sun on the beach, browsing quirky shops and boutiques and take the kids to see the famous Penguin Parade. Click here for more information on Phillip Island YHA.
The sunshine state is one of the most popular family destinations for a reason - explore beautiful Brisbane with your troupe, or take them to Tropical North Queensland where the kids can cuddle with koalas!
The capital is great for families who want to have both a city experience, and see and explore the beautiful forests, beaches and waterfalls that Queensland is famous for. Brisbane City YHA is located walking distance from all major attractions. Click here for more information on Brisbane City YHA.
Located in a beautiful tropical oasis, Magnetic Island YHA is just a short stroll to the most beautiful beaches on Magnetic Island. It's also home to an on-site koala sanctuary, where the kids can get photos cuddling adorable koalas and enjoy a buffet breakfast with them! Click here for more information on Magnetic Island YHA.
Home to the cultural delights of Adelaide and amazing ocean adventures along the south coast, South Australia is an excellent off-the-beaten-track destination for your family.
Enjoy a relaxing getaway in family-friendly Adelaide. There’s plenty to do to keep the kiddos busy, such as meeting Australia's only pandas at Adelaide Zoo, and also plenty for the grown-ups. Click here for more information on Adelaide Central YHA.
Overlooking beautiful Horseshoe Bay with loads of great family activities, miles of stunning beaches and incredible family-friendly facilities, Port Elliot YHA is the place to stay on the Fleurieu Peninsula! Fall asleep to the sound of the ocean each night and enjoy being just a few steps away from the shore. Click here for more information on Port Elliot YHA.
Port Lincoln is home to endless ocean adventures the kids will just love, such as the opportunity to swim with playful sea lions. For the adults, Port Lincoln is where you can indulge in some of the best freshly caught seafood in Australia. Click here for more information on Port Lincoln YHA.
Perfect for bigger families, Mt Lofty is only available for exclusive use for up to 10 people. Enjoy unrivalled views of Adelaide CBD as you relax and unwind in this adorable cottage, set amongst Cleland Conservation Park. Click here for more information on Mt Lofty YHA.
Check out some of our fabulous family friendly properties in Western Australia, Tasmania and the Northern Territory.
Enjoy a boutique holiday experience for less when your family stays in the warder’s cottages of Fremantle Women’s Prison. These fully-equipped cottages sleep up to six – perfect for a family weekend getaway. Click here for more information on the Fremantle Prison YHA cottages.
Centrally located and just a block from the stunning waterfront, you couldn't ask for a better place to base your family in the underrated city of Hobart. Your kids will love exploring the natural wonders of Tasmania, while the grown-ups will love the quirks of the Museum of Old and New Art and the endless distilleries to tour. Click here for more information on Hobart Central YHA.
Take your family down the road less travelled and head to the Red Centre of Australia. You'll fall in love with the rustic surroundings and the opportunity to see Uluru, and the kids will love feeding baby kangaroos at the famous Kangaroo Sanctuary. Click here for more information on Alice Springs YHA.