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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for a week in a double room. It was great, clean tidy, great shared kitchen facilities. Showers were clean and never had to queue for the bathroom. The shared bathroom and kitchen make it more of a hostel, but it has a more mature feel to it. Guests respect the communal areas. Very quiet,... More 

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Thank Gem M
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kookaburra Inn has lovely friendly owners who were really helpful when I was asking for local information. Wendy even let me use her umbrella when I was concerned it might rain walking the 5 minutes to Woolworths. This is a really basic, clean place. The bed & pillows were comfortable, there was a small fan and wi-fi was fast. My... More 

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Thank jodien777
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Room,towels and sheets was pretty clean. If you are in doubt using shared bathroom no worries! It is always clean. Refrigerator in the room is a bonus. - good location(10 min. to central station) -useful kitchen -free wifi

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Thank Esra G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, walking distance to centre of town. Friendly staff, went out of their way. Reasonable prices. Would definitely visit again. Helped me to book an airport shuttle, everything was nice and easy.

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Thank Stathi K
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2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We arrived late after the office had closed for the night. No worries! Wendy had placed a very useful note about our room with very welcome directions and a key where we could find it. The room was nice and we slept well for our one night visit. With our large bags, their recommended Con-X-ion shuttle service from and to... More 

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Thank Peg W
Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

I spent six nights at the Kookaburra. My room was a very nice single with fan and sink and a refrigerator. It was easy to walk into the city from there though it is in a hilly neighborhood. It was a quiet place and very good value. Owners were helpful when I wanted to book a tour. This is a... More 

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Thank Nancy W
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my short stay at Kookaburra Inn. Fab location, lovely people running it and very good value. Really good budget accommodation. Clean, nice and quiet. Recommended. Very handy for CBD, the Valley, New Farm, and good to get to or from the airport.

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Thank Jon W
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Staff is kind, clean room, quiet place, But it located high place. So you have heavy luggage? Use taxi. Public toilet and sower booth but not crowded. near market, and kitchen stuff is clean. If you use kitchen stuff, you will wash you used.

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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

When I'm traveling abroad you'll find me at hotels & motels & also the occasional apartment :), but all of these were way over priced for the 4 nights that i wanted to stay in Brizzy for. Kookaburra Inn has private bedrooms and then with everything else is shared. Never had the chance to stay at a hostel before but... More 

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Thank Billy E
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

This lovely little hotel is a great balance of everything - tucked away in a quiet area, yet close to the city and busier areas. As a single traveller, I had my own privacy and space in my adequately sized room which had its own fridge (VERY helpful), desk and sink, yet the communal TV room, kitchen and outdoor areas... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within the peaceful surrounds of inner Spring Hill, the Kookaburra Inn is a unique experience in the heart of beautiful Brisbane, Australia. Travellers alike have enjoyed the serene grounds of the Kookaburra Inn for many years, whether they are relaxing in one of the courtyards, enjoying the secluded privacy of the inn or simply enjoying the may ammenities that make the Inn a little more homely. The quiet leafy surrounds is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the rest of a guest house with the convenience of a local capital city. Alternatively, you’re located in the heart of the River City and you can explore the many attractions that Brisbane has to offer, all while calling the Kookaburra your home base! Come and enjoy this unique atmosphere as we provide that little something special for your home away from home… ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kookaburra Inn

Address: 41 Phillips Street | Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: €47 - €59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kookaburra Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Some rooms are accessed by quite a few stairs - fine for me but may be an issue for some with disabilities.”
 of 5 bubbles lola_bean179, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from kitchen quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Y3606JFmichaels, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 7 opposite toilet & shower, next to kitchen, queen double bed”
 of 5 bubbles alanpJ1535ZB, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Note that its shared bathroom”
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“Quiet location”
 of 5 bubbles Magicpies, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
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