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Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort

Hostel | 2837 Gold Coast Highway , Surfers Paradise, Australia 4217

85.1% Overall Rating

153 out of 168 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (01/04/2015)

Veronica Giudice thinks…

"Very clean and unlike other hostels when you arrive the sheets and pillow case have already been put on the bed for you which is great when you arrive tired after a long journey! There is a small…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

**Guests have to be over 18 years old and have a passport or driving licence to check in.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 7:30
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Surfers Paradise?

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Unrivalled facilities including tennis, basketball, volleyball, table tennis, body boards, pool table.....FREE WiFi, FREE washing Machine, FREE Sauna, FREE tea and coffee etc.... . Recipient of Trip Advisor Award for Excellence 2015. For the total backpacking experience you can't afford to miss, stay at surfer’s paradise backpackers resort.The greatest value for money on the Gold Coast. Please note - the 'apartments' are shared accommodation unless you book both bedrooms. Please note that there is no check in or check out on 25th Dec and 1st January Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)


5 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

5 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

2 Bedroom Apartment Pool View (Private bathroom)


Twin (Shared bathroom)


About Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort

* Guests have to be over 18 years old and have a passport or driving license to check in.

Centrally positioned for shopping, dining, clubbing, concerts and sporting events. Closest hostel to trendy Broadbeach, famous for its Cafes, restaurants, concerts and shopping.

The 'Resort' offers it all with a Friendly. Welcoming atmosphere.

'The Original Resort', Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort has been the destination of choice for well over a decade for thousands of Backpackers.

Watch Premier League and other sporting events LIVE on our huge TV with all cable sports channels.

Short of cash? make use of all our free activities in and around the hostel.
Family owned and managed we take a personal approach to the running and maintaining of the hostel.

Unrivalled facilities include: Sauna, licensed bar, pool table, surf board hire… free use of body boards, washing machine, safe for valuables, 1/2 court tennis, volleyball, basketball, BBQ's, PlayStation 3, Videos and DVD's, swimming pool, courtesy bus.

Organized entertainment with 7 other hostels on the Gold Coast including free nightclub passes and your first drink on us. Be a part of the famous Backpackers Big Night Out every Wednesday and Saturday - tickets available all week from reception.

Please note that we are closed for check in or check out on 25th December and 1st January

Accommodation Information

New high density mattresses throughout. New flat screen tv's with USB port in every apartment.
2 bedroom, fully self contained apartments with double and twin rooms and purpose built, spacious en-suite dorms; Surfers Paradise backpackers Resort has an accommodation style to suit everyone.

Please note - unless both bedrooms are booked in the apartments, they will be shared. Apartment accommodation in a luxurious hostel environment! Great way to make friends.

Free linen and blankets
Fans in all bedrooms
Free storage of valuables
Full laundry facilities with free washing machine
Free WiFi

Please note that there is no check in or check out on 25th December and 1st January

Location Information

Visit one of the Gold Coast's 5 fantastic theme parks or take a brewery tour, trip to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Australia Zoo, hiking, fishing, surfing, whale watching, kayaking, horse riding - just some of the local activities that our staff can help organize through our tour desk.

Stay around the hostel and take one of our FREE body boards 150m to the patrolled surf beach. Make use of our FREE 1/2 court tennis, volleyball, basketball. swimming pool or relax in our licensed bar with bottle shop prices, watch TV or your choice of many videos or DVD's; play pool, Playstation 3; use a FREE BBQ or warm up in the sauna!