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Best Brisbane hostels

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Somewhere To Stay Backpackers - Brisbane - Pool
Somewhere To Stay Backpackers
7.8 Good
Highgate HillR1 627+
R1 627+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Bunk Brisbane - Brisbane - Front desk
Bunk Brisbane
7.6 Good
Fortitude ValleyR1 853+
R1 853+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
City Backpackers HQ
7.2 Good
Brisbane CBDR1 500+
R1 500+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel
6.4 Okay
Brisbane CBDR518+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Banana Backpackers
6.8 Okay
Petrie TerraceR1 242+
R1 242+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Brisbane Backpackers Resort
7.8 Good
West EndR1 040+
R1 040+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
5.8 Fair
West EndR388+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Minto Accommodation Brisbane
8.5 Very Good
Highgate HillR1 091+
R1 091+
Free Wi-Fi
Aussie Way Lodge
Petrie TerraceR1 811+
R1 811+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Boribista Accommodation
South BrisbaneR2 089+
R2 089+
Free Wi-Fi

Brisbane hostels near the city centre

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Yha Brisbane City - Brisbane - Pool
Yha Brisbane City
7.6 Good
Brisbane CBDR2 002+
R2 002+
Selina Brisbane - Brisbane - Bedroom
Selina Brisbane
8 Very Good
Brisbane CBDR2 428+
R2 428+
Brisbane Quarters
8.1 Very Good
Spring HillR1 655+
R1 655+
Chill Backpackers
6.4 Okay
Brisbane CBDR1 195+
R1 195+

How much is a Brisbane hostel?

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When to book a hostel in Brisbane

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Top tips for finding Brisbane hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Brisbane, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Brisbane in August and October.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Brisbane if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 17 days before your stay to get the best price for a Brisbane hostel.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Brisbane for 3 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Brisbane

  • How much does a hostel cost in Brisbane?

    Hostel prices in Brisbane can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Brisbane is R82 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as R21 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Brisbane?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Brisbane is R82 compared to R164 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Brisbane?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Brisbane by showing you the exact location of each hostel