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Minto Colonial Hostel

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Overview
61 Gladstone Rd Highgate Hill, Brisbane, Queensland 4101 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I stayed for 3 nights recently at Minto. It is an unexpected rare gem in a city of bad hotels and worse customer service. The manger Jen was efficient and delightful. The place is spotlessly clean and is beautifully decorated -- kitsch but in a...More

Thank Lieselrowe
Reviewed 1 June 2018

What great value! It's like a home away from home. You get a private room which is clean and well kept, it's quiet so you can get a good nights sleep and the facilities include everything you could possibly need. I'd also like to thank...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here whilst I was working in Brisbane. I couldn't do the city hostels anymore because I had to be up at 5am for work and staying in party dorms wasn't helping. Minto was perfect for us though! The building itself...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Good location. With walking distance to West End and Parkland. The guest room and bathroom were all very clean and neat. The only problem was that we'd booked the room via Booking.com but it hasn't specified it was a bunk bed room. Otherwise we could...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Nothing special. Rooms are small with dated bunk beds. Kitchen is well equipped however, as the countless signs decorating the walls will tell you, you are not allowed to cook, use the kettle or sink after 9:30pm. Not really great if you're in town for...More

Thank Max H
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Minto is a delight to the senses. Enjoy the colonial charm, feel the breezes on the veranda or chill out in front of the TV in the common room. We at Minto are committed to providing clean, comfortable ...More accommodation approaching guest house quality. Other features include a fully equipped huge Chef's kitchen & fast wireless Internet (a small fee applies). A stay at Minto will ensure a pleasant, harmonious place to stay and study in peace. 14 mins walk from the excitement of some of Brisbane's best nightlife, 10 mins walk to South Bank rail station. A short walk to the Convention centre and CBD, 50 meters to the bus & 100 m to convenience stores and restaurants and take-aways are close by. The on-site caretaker is available to facilitate pleasant day to day operations. Please note: Bathroom facilities are shared; 3 bathrooms between 12 rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$39 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$39 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
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"The double rooms are probably the best, but all rooms are amazing value compared to other hotels and hostels..."
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"Ask for a downstairs room - quiet"
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"Rooms at the back of the house are quieter...room 7 probably the pick."
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"Not next to a bathroom"
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