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Best Brisbane hostels

Most recommended Brisbane hostels

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Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel - Brisbane - Bedroom
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel
5.8 Fair
West EndC$ 26+
C$ 26+
Free Wi-Fi
Somewhere To Stay Backpackers - Brisbane - Pool
Somewhere To Stay Backpackers
7.8 Good
Highgate HillC$ 120+
C$ 120+
Free Wi-Fi
Bunk Brisbane
7.5 Good
Fortitude ValleyC$ 127+
C$ 127+
Free Wi-Fi
City Backpackers HQ
7.2 Good
Brisbane CBDC$ 126+
C$ 126+
Free Wi-Fi
Nomads Brisbane Hostel
6.9 Okay
Brisbane CBDC$ 136+
C$ 136+
Free Wi-Fi
Aussie Way Lodge
Petrie TerraceC$ 134+
C$ 134+
Free Wi-Fi
Minto Colonial Accommodation
9.1 Wonderful
Highgate HillC$ 87+
C$ 87+
Free Wi-Fi
Boribista Accommodation
South BrisbaneC$ 154+
C$ 154+
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 CBDC$ 144+
C$ 144+
Selina Brisbane - Brisbane - Bedroom
Selina Brisbane
8 Very good
Brisbane CBDC$ 169+
C$ 169+
Brisbane Quarters
8.1 Very good
Spring HillC$ 110+
C$ 110+
Chill Backpackers
6.4 Okay
Brisbane CBDC$ 87+
C$ 87+

How much is a Brisbane hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 53

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 102
Cheapest month to stay with an average 67% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 770% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

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 September and February.
  • 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 Sunday.
  • 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.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Brisbane found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 111, while the most expensive was C$ 111.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Brisbane for 6 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Brisbane

  • What are the best hostels near Princess Alexandra Hospital?

    Princess Alexandra Hospital is a popular area in Brisbane and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel or Somewhere To Stay Backpackers for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Princess Alexandra Hospital.

  • 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 C$ 88 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 23 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 C$ 88 compared to C$ 168 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.

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