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    Minto Colonial Hostel

    61 Gladstone Rd | Highgate Hill, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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    • Excellent41%
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    Reviewed 22 March 2015

    It may be budget but if you like clean place close to South Bank this is the one. Friendly, helpful staff so I found for two days it was very relaxing. Lovely balcony to enjoy an evening drink and morning breakfast. There is no air...More

    1  Thank clarelove
    Reviewed 12 March 2015

    The Minto hostel is located in a very nice looking colonial building. On arrival I had to call the receptionist by phone, therefore it is advised to have an Australian Sim card or enough money on your foreign phone. The nice thing about the rooms...More

    Thank Kai T
    Reviewed 23 November 2014

    I chose the Minto because of its appearance, the good reviews, and it's close location to South Bank. + It is a beautiful building, nice people staying there, great view from the terrace on CBD, bus stop to CBD close by, kitchen is clean. -...More

    1  Thank Djarmila1978
    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    When I came to this hostel. so dirty.really terrible..expensive price. picky bad staff. I dont wanna go again

    Thank 이승수
    Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

    Pretty building inside and out, quiet, clean kitchen with a huge oven, good location about 20 minutes walk to South bank. Tv lounge with dining table is good to chill in the evenings. Showers clean. Would stay here again!

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    "Ask for a downstairs room - quiet"
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    "Rooms at the back of the house are quieter...room 7 probably the pick."
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    "Avoid the front rooms if you don't like traffic noise."
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