We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    City Backpackers

    380 Upper Roma St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
    Chill Backpackers
    182 reviews
    #99 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Big Bird Backpackers
    9 reviews
    #100 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Brisbane City YHA
    562 reviews
    #8 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Summer House Brisbane
    35 reviews
    #63 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Overview

    • Excellent6%
    • Very good17%
    • Average24%
    • Poor23%
    • Terrible27%
    Travellers talk about
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    4 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Chill Backpackers
    182 reviews
    #99 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Big Bird Backpackers
    9 reviews
    #100 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Brisbane City YHA
    562 reviews
    #8 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Summer House Brisbane
    35 reviews
    #63 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (191)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hostel appears on the internet as one of the best ones in Brisbane, but it's overrated in my opinion. You can tell that they tried to put as many rooms and showers as they could making everything very small. Gives a feeling of being...More

    Thank Valerie P
    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    No wifi, or better there is wifi but doesn't work, and the connection is super weak that it's impossible to check anything. Hostel is clean only for 10 minutes after the staff clean, after that is toilet paper all over the floor. A lot of...More

    Thank Sarasadventures
    Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here for a couple nights when I first arrived in Australia. Firstly it was very easy to find once I got out of the tube station which is always a good start. I got greated by a very helpful receptionist who explained where...More

    1  Thank STownsend90
    Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

    We were greeted by a very nice and helpful man when we checked in. He went above and beyond to make sure we knew how to get around the city and things to do and see. Room was clean and spacious, with AC which was...More

    Thank leahhamz
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    Coming into a extremely hot country from a long flight all we wanted was a comfy room with air conditioning great service but didn't get either. 40 degree heat with no air conditioning was painful and being cramped in a shoe box of a room....More

    2  Thank Roschelle O
    Chill Backpackers
    182 reviews
    #99 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Big Bird Backpackers
    9 reviews
    #100 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Brisbane City YHA
    562 reviews
    #8 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    Summer House Brisbane
    35 reviews
    #63 of 127 Speciality lodging in Brisbane
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 62
    Photos
    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby Hotels
    Meriton Serviced Apartments Brisbane on Herschel Street
    4,999 reviews
    .63 km away
     
    Gambaro Hotel
    368 reviews
    .27 km away
     
    Park Regis North Quay Hotel
    1,005 reviews
    .33 km away
     
    Abbey On Roma
    315 reviews
    .57 km away
     
    Hotel Jen Brisbane
    985 reviews
    .69 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Black Hide Steakhouse
    456 reviews
    .28 km away
    Libertine
    270 reviews
    .15 km away
    Gambaro
    438 reviews
    .28 km away
    Brewski Bar
    52 reviews
    .23 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Roma Street Parkland
    2,142 reviews
    .70 km away
    Gallery of Modern Art
    1,628 reviews
    .57 km away
    Suncorp Stadium
    1,276 reviews
    .43 km away
    State Library Of Queensland
    461 reviews
    .73 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from City Backpackers staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "get a private room if you can afford it."
    Read review
    "YHA next door"
    Read review
    "Recommended for only a couple of nights"
    Read review
    "Away from the main corridor"
    Read review