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Islander Backpacker Resort

Hostel | Cnr. Beach Road & Gold Coast Hwy, Surfers Paradise, Australia 4217

83.4% Overall Rating

316 out of 367 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (27/10/2015)

"Great perks for a backpacker! Beds were clean, plenty of room for each backpacker to store their stuff."

Read all Islander Backpacker Resort reviews


  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Tennis court(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 1.44
  • Towel USD 1.44

What's Included

  • Linen

Important Information

Note: Guests must present a passport at check in, those with an Australian passport must also present a backpackers card (for example, Nomads, YHA, VIP etc.) Nomads cards can also be purchased from Backpackers Reception upon check in.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Surfers Paradise?

Contact us directly

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** HostelBookers Awards for Excellence - Ranked top 3 for 'Best Location' in Oceania **
YOU CAN'T GET ANY CLOSER TO THE ACTION THAN THIS! Islander Backpackers Resort is central, affordable and has excellent resort style facilities including a POOL, SPA, TENNIS COURT and more. Plus 30 minutes free WiFi on arrival.

BONUS discount vouchers on arrival? Sure, pick one up from Reception upon check-in. Save over $40 on food, beverage and attractions. Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, this is the ONLY hostel located right next door to the bus station and 50m to the famous Surfers Paradise Beach and the excitement of Cavill Avenue. Read more

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About Islander Backpacker Resort

Our resort style hostel features:

- A Large Tropical Pool
- Spa & Steam room
- Tennis & Squash courts
- BBQ & Sundeck area
- Common room & Kitchen
- Free DVD & Video Library to use with our big screen TV
- Bottleshop
- All rooms have a flatscreen TV and private bathroom (even the dorms)
- Bar & Restaurant
- 24 hr Internet cafe with web cams, stereo headsets & high spec pc's
- Global Gossip WiFi Internet
- Tour Desk
- Car Rental Desk

Note: All guests must present a valid passport upon check in and holders of Australian passports also need to provide a current backpacker membership card (eg. Nomads Mad Card, VIP, YHA ). Nomads cards can be purchased from Backpackers Reception upon check in. 18+

Accommodation Information

Islander Backpackers Resort offers twin and double rooms as well as four, five or six share dorm rooms.

All our rooms feature:

- En-suite bathrooms
- Personal lockers
- Free Bed Linen
- Mini Bar Fridge
- Private Balcony
- TV's
- Phones to recieve incoming calls

Location Information

Located Smack Bang in the heart of Surfers Paradise, the Islander Backpackers Resort is the most central hostel in town!

Just one block from the beach, one block from Cavill Avenue and right next door to the transit centre. The Islander is a short 2 minute stroll to restaurants, shopping and nightlife.