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Reviews of Kookaburra Inn

Guesthouse | 41 Phillips Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Australia 4000

91.4% Overall Rating

266 out of 286 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (11/05/2014)

Jan Glasson thinks…

"I stayed one night. The hosts were very warm and welcoming. Made sure I was settled in, helped out with information."

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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91.4%

Overall Rating

266 out of 286 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Kookaburra Inn'

Atmosphere
90.4%
Location
89.6%
Facilities
83.2%
Cleanliness
93.6%
Staff
97.6%
Value
92.0%
Safety
93.6%
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91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

11 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: A really good place to stay in Brisbane, a short walk from the supermarket and ferry terminal which takes you into the the centre of Brisbane.The accommodation is very friendly despite the outside appearance! The staff are particularly helpful and have no worries helping you with your stay.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

03 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the rooms were very clean compared to sanitary facilities. Staff was very friendly and helped a lot.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

25 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I like this property because I could use the kitchen facilities whenever I want.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

24 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very helpful staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Sam Moore

19 August 2009 Sam would recommend this property

Liked: Just what i needed. A quiet stay with very helpful owners and central location.

Disliked: Sam left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

14 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: quiet and relaxing

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Lynda Moore

12 August 2009 Lynda would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were great, and very helpful with advise and ringing taxi, rental cars etc.Just a short walk to the City Cat ferry on the river, great value on the ferry!We enjoyed sitting outside under the shade cloth enjoying breakfast and tea. Two friendly dogs who were very calm and helped you feel safe.Rooms were very clean and smoke free.We would go back again, thanks.

Disliked: Lynda left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Andrew Parker

06 August 2009 Andrew would recommend this property

Liked: I really liked this hostel, was clean, the owners were very friendly, and rooms were of a good standard.Its about a 10 min walk to the city centre, and is a very good base to explore the city and surrounding areas from.

Disliked: Andrew left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

01 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: quite near to CBD, Woolworths, bakery and Subways in walking distance :)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: nice staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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matt wear

21 July 2009 matt would recommend this property

Liked: the staff was super friendly and helpful navigating the city. everything went smooth. perfect hostel for brisbane

Disliked: matt left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

william kapp

04 July 2009 william would recommend this property

Liked: Diesel and Chopper!

Disliked: william left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Owners were really friendly and willing to help with anything they could. Very quiet hostel and only ten minute walk to centre.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

09 June 2009

Liked: The rooms were clean but definitely felt damp. The kitchen was small and not very clean. It was relatively close to downtown and the train station, however, as women we were slightly uncomfortable walking though the dark neighborhoods to get there at night.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

03 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Our stay was ok.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Grant Pearce

19 May 2009 Grant would recommend this property

Liked: Met some really nice people there, very chilled out, peacful atmostphere. Wendy who runs the hostel is very helfpful and friendly. Not a party person place if thats what your into, but Would recommend!

Disliked: Grant left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

28 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location close to the Valley and the City. Staff were friendly and welcoming. Fridge in room is a great bonus!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

20 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice friendly staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

19 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the hostel on itself,the fact that is a house

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

01 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Lovely staff & lots of information for tours & things to do. Very cosy & rooms they are well kitted out with a fridge, sink & air-con. Very clean & the most clean hostel as compared with others we have stayed in in Australia. Kitchen facilities also good & great that they have a bbq! We would definitely stay here again & it was great value for money & close to the airport & all shops & entertainment are walkable distance. Also the owners are lovely & extremely helpful!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

22 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly relaxed hostel. Nice garden/ outdoor area

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

BRANDON YEH

09 February 2009 BRANDON would recommend this property

Liked: Convenient walking distance to the city, while not having to actually BE in the city.

Disliked: BRANDON left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Michael Shoesmith

16 January 2009 Michael would recommend this property

Liked: I liked Gloria on the Reception Desk - very friendly and down to earth, made me feel very welcome - thank you!:)

Disliked: Michael left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

04 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Was quiet and safe. Sink and fridge in the room was convenient.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

28 December 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Close to shops and relatively close to southbank and botanic gardens

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.