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Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
Airport transportation
Family Rooms
1.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here a lot longer then i had originally intended! Amazing staff, longlasting friendships, sweet facilities with a volleyball court, ping pong and an awesome games/tv room. 5 minute walk from the beach and they rent out boogie boards! Will definitely be back here!

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort with 3 nights in a deluxe dorm. The room was really clean, and the entire hostel had a friendly vibe. Staff were friendly and everyone played tennis daily which was a fun way to meet people. The beach...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank paulaaa1
Response from surfersbackpackers, Owner at Surfers Paradise Backpackers ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay here at our hostel Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort. We're pleased you liked our convenient location, close to Florida Gardens tram stop and walking distance to Surfers Paradise! We're pleased you enjoyed our hostel...More

Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Don’t waste your money here. Dirty bedrooms, old clothes and condom wrappers left on the floor in between all the dirt and grime. Staff couldn’t care less. Lame excuses when asked to be cleaned. We were promised the manager would contact us. It is now...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank staffifer0211
Response from Surfers Paradis... B, Owner at Surfers Paradise Backpackers ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. I am really sorry for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay at our hostel Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort. Please understand that we are under new management since the beginning of February 2019, and I apologise for the...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

It was our worst accomodation in East Coast. We spend there one night and thought that we rented an unpowered camp site. Originally It was a parking place near the main gate. We had also problems with check in and other issues. I’m not recommending...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Prapatrik
Response from Surfers Paradis... B, Owner at Surfers Paradise Backpackers ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. I am really sorry for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay at our hostel. Please understand that we are under new management since the beginning of February 2019, and I apologise for the experience you have had...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

I’ve stayed in a lot of different hostels whilst travelling and this place has been one of the worst as far as comfort is concerned. The beds have uncomfortable mattresses with broken springs that need to be changed; the room I stayed in was far...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 824sashah
Response from Surfers Paradis... B, Owner at Surfers Paradise Backpackers ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sasha, Thank you for your review. I am really sorry for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay at our hostel Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort. Please understand that we are under new management since the beginning of February 2019, and I apologise for the...More

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Description
Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort. Family Owned and Operated for 32 years, our cleanliness, friendly service and great value for money are qualities which have made us the destination of choice for so many More travelers over the years. Fantastic and unrivaled facilities; spacious, en-suite dormitory rooms and fully contained, 2 bedroom apartments make us stand out above the others. Centrally positioned for clubbing, shopping, sporting events, cinema and restaurants. Only 150m to the beach and a local bus ride to the theme parks. We are also on the local bus route to and from Gold Coast airport and a cheap and easy trainlink ride from Brisbane. FREE WiFi. Pool and Deck area. FREE laundry facilities. Body board hire. FREE DVD or video hire. FREE table tennis, basketball, volleyball, badminton and tennis. Free nightly events with other backpackers in the area. Participating hostel in the famous Backpacker Big Night Out each Wednesday and Saturday. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Free parking
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$20 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Surfers Paradise Backpackers Hotel Surfers Paradise
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$20 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Surfers Paradise Backpackers Hotel Surfers Paradise
Location
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise

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Questions & Answers
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DavidK6681
4 September 2017|
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Response from surfersbackpackers | Property representative |
Yes, we provide bath towels and beach towels for hire at reception.
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DavidK6681
4 September 2017|
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Response from paulabetteridge | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do & all bed linen
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Bananamilk9936
23 September 2016|
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Response from jasmeetr | Reviewed this property |
I dont know abt the age.shudnt be a problem except you cant go for any pub crawl etc.
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Room Tips

"Deluxe room is the best!"
paulaaa1
4 weeks ago
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"For a quieter nights sleep try and get one away from the main bar area."
Chelseadaggers
29 Apr 2015
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"i had a very lovely room, It all seemed great!"
olly1232015
26 Apr 2015
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"Wi-fi was a bit hit and miss in our 1st floor room behind reception on the road side. Worked well in..."
GUESStheGUEST
5 Oct 2014
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