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What Is a Hostel?
If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Brisbane, one of its 19 hostels might be a great option. No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have the following:
- Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
- Budget prices
- A social setting
Hostels are a great way to stay in Brisbane for a lower cost, so you can save more for exploring. We've heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
Hostels in Brisbane
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first:
Nomads Brisbane Hostel - 2-minute walk from Brisbane Central Station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a nightclub, as well as a restaurant.
Brisbane Backpackers Resort - Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and South Bank Parklands. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Rooms come with showers.
Gonow Family Backpackers Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and South Bank Parklands. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers and free toiletries in all rooms.
Breeze Lodge - Hostel - Located steps from Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Guests can enjoy free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. You'll find showers in all rooms.
Summer House Brisbane - Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Suncorp Stadium. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a rooftop terrace. You'll find showers in all rooms.
When Is the Best Time to Visit Brisbane?
Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:
- The hottest months are typically December and February, while August and July are the coldest months
- January-March: Daytime temperatures average 85° F and nighttime temperatures average 63° F
- April-June: 80° F is the daytime average and 50° F is the nighttime average
- July-September: Daytime averages are around 77° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
- October-December: The average temperatures are 85° F during the day and 57° F at night
- Average rainfall is 44.49 inches in a year
What Can I Do in Brisbane?
Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places to visit:Top Sights
- Queen Street Mall
- Brisbane Botanic Gardens
- South Bank Parklands
- Roma Street Parkland
- Kangaroo Point Cliffs
- Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium
- Queensland Performing Arts Centre
Overall, Brisbane is known for its:
How to Get to Brisbane and Around the Area
You can fly into the nearest airport in Brisbane, QLD (BNE), 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Head over to Grandchester Station for metro transit. To check out more of the surrounding area, take a train from Brisbane Central Station, Brisbane Roma Street Station, or South Brisbane Station.