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Reviews of Bunk Backpackers

Hostel | 11-21 Gipps Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia 4006

82.4% Overall Rating

344 out of 416 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/09/2014)

"Amazingly close to the heart of Brisbane's nightlife and not too far from the city core. Also free the free breakfast really speaks for itself"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Hot tub / jacuzzi
  • Bicycle hire
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 8.73

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Brisbane?

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82.4%

Overall Rating

344 out of 416 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Bunk Backpackers'

Atmosphere
80.0%
Location
86.4%
Facilities
80.0%
Cleanliness
76.8%
Staff
85.6%
Value
83.2%
Safety
84.8%
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97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

07 February 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Staff are really friendly, Everywhere is kept clean, Cheapest place to hire out bikes, In the dorms each bunk is seperated by walls which gives you more privacy, Kitchen is nice and big and was always kept clean,

Disliked: The beds squeak alot!!!!

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

11 January 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Pool, hot tub, kitchen.

Disliked: Bit out of town.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Business / conference
City break
Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife
Relaxation/spa
Romantic getaway
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Visiting friends or family
Work / volunteering

06 January 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great Dormrooms, hotspa is awesome, party every night if you want to!

Disliked: nothing

45.7%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

03 January 2011

Liked: The reception area was pretty good to hang out and chill.

Disliked: The staff

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

02 January 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was clean with a really nice kitchen. Fun bar and fun people.

Disliked: It was a little hot in our room.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

02 January 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: close to everything, rail station around the corner

Disliked: to much young people, party hostel, no way of sleeping without earplugs when you room window is facing towards the bar, keep going until 4 am

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Kiah Frohnauer

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
City break
Family Holiday
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

26 December 2010 Kiah would recommend this property

Liked: Birdees and all the amazing decore of Bunk!

Disliked: Nothing! This place was effing awesome!

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Alina Dornburg

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Relaxation/spa
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

25 December 2010 Alina would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness, kitchen

Disliked: no room for stuff in the bathroom

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Kylie Walker

Alone

Beach / sunbathing
City break
Partying / nightlife
Relaxation/spa

08 November 2010 Kylie would recommend this property

Liked: Very close to everything, especially if ur out to party!! But great place to stay and meet people!! The staff were great!!

Disliked: Kylie left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jeni Cooper

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Partying / nightlife
Shopping

04 November 2010 Jeni would recommend this property

Liked: The best hostel I have stayed in in 9months. Such good value for money.

Disliked: Jeni left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Shopping

01 November 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: cant drink in the rooms

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

27 October 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good location, right in Fortitude Valley, the place to party!!..

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

08 October 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: .

Disliked: .

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Teresa Collier

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife

04 October 2010 Teresa would recommend this property

Liked: excellent location, cheap (20 bed dorm, very good value for money), good bar attached

Disliked: unisex bathrooms not cleaned regulaly enough. not enough toilets. no toilet paper all night in 2 out of 3 bathrooms by our room, for the whole of our stay. Window ledge in dorm (next to my bed) not cleaned, someones old underwear still there, plus other rubbish! Check in and out too busy, not enough staff/room.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
City break
Partying / nightlife

01 October 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The kitchen and the free BBQ

Disliked: You can't sleep,but thats what they tell you before,so its alright.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Sightseeing & culture
Shopping

08 August 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly and helpful staff. The bar was quite nice aswel.

Disliked: We weren´t told that the hostel is infected by cockroaches and ants, we figured that out ourselfs when we saw them crawling over the wall. You can understand that we found that quite discusting and a very unpleasant suprise. The food was ok but certainly not great.

45.7%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Samuel Park

Alone

Events / festivals

04 August 2010

Liked: I liked that the staff were very friendly and helpful.

Disliked: I disliked that in the largest dorm room there were no individual lights so when one girl wanted to read her book until 1am the rest of the dorm had to try to sleep with the lights on. There is also no enough common areas for people to socialise in, several girls spent the entire night talking very loudly in our room as they had no where else to go.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

03 August 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: kitchen was great and very clean

Disliked: shower of first room smelt like a toilet, but we could change the room immediately

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

02 August 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good value for money

Disliked: Not allowed to bring your own alcohol :( hahaha

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Pierard Anne-Sophie

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

28 July 2010 Pierard would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly staff ! Low prices, good value for money. Kitchen: very well equiped and very clean! Nice ambiance.

Disliked: The kitchen is too "closed" and it leads to disgusting odors :s

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Christine Karlsson

Alone

Business / conference

12 July 2010 Christine would recommend this property

Liked: Fun place with a lot of special offers at night, as games night on thursdays!

Disliked: Squeeeaky beds!

51.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 20%

Nicolas Sansone

23 June 2010

Liked: Pretty standard backpacker dive, but more expensive than you'd expect to pay for that sort of spot.

Disliked: Nicolas left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Kaleigh Fennah

18 June 2010 Kaleigh would recommend this property

Liked: "The Hoff" was a wicked host and made the mid week activities fun!! Will def come back!

Disliked: Kaleigh left no negative feedback.

51.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 20%

Customer review

09 June 2010

Liked: Location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

08 June 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: bunk is the perfect hostel to stay. it`s afordable and really clean and it is also not far away from the city and the fortitude valley where all the clubs are!great hostel!!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.