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Somewhere to Stay

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Clonmel, Ireland
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Positives : The room and the bathroom were clean but dated. Free shuttle around town. Negatives : Cats !! There are 3 cats that roam around the hostel doing as they please,This is disgraceful I can only think of 3 reasons why this is allowed.Firstly there a pest control which isn't much of an excuse as the best way to...

Thank irishladdy25
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights. Biggest complaint was they advertise free parking - but fail to mention there are only about 5 spaces! It's a huge hostel so there are a lot more cars than that! The room was good. We had a private corner room so big windows and a fan. The ladies showers looked new and very...

Thank 22foody
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed for just one night when passing through, loved the giant jenga and chess set had an amazing time playing this. I also really liked the 50c pizza slices was perfect as we didnt have to venture out to find food. It was in a nice quiet area but they werent very strict on the noise curfew and people were...

Thank thehollatron
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for that dirty wannabe hippie lifestyle where everyone walks around barefoot this is the place for you. Facilities were appalling, dirty dishes and food all over the counters in kitchen, open food in the cramped fridge, people's personal hygiene items scattered around the toilet and washroom areas. Oh, and don't even think about swimming in the pool.

Thank 265jeremyr
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why this place has such mixed reviews. We had a great time staying here, really nice rooms, brand new showers and toilets which were always spotless, nice pool and lots of social areas but also very chilled out. Free hourly shuttle bus to the city centre was so convenient. The vibe of the place made it good...

Thank Becky J
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We travelled the east coast of Australia in march 2016 and stayed in a lot of different hostels....and this was by far the worst! To start with we couldn't get parked in the car park as they let people sleep in their cars there so had to park quite far from the hostel on a street where you could only...

Thank claireat89
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Cozy hostel with a great common area for meeting other travellers (eating area, games, tv) Dorms very hot and not very comfy beds, but still good for a low price. Offers shuffle in to town every hour, and transfer to buss station if needed. Very friendly and helpful staff.

Thank LBiliz
Vaasa, Finland
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel is in a really nice area of brisbane, it is not in the city center but the hostel has a free shuttle that takes you in every hour and that also brings you back. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The showers have good water pressure, the hostel is pretty clean and the beds are good. I...

Thank mizmizza
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nice hostel in the west end quarter of Brisbane. They offer a complimentary shuttle service to south bank an Roma street. 4 share room was spacious with a new bathroom ensuite. The hostel is quite big but manages to keep the family atmosphere :) No free wifi and you have to pay for kitchen plates...

Thank Svea H
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Somewhere to stay was my first hostel experience, i arrived from the airport early morning to the hostel and was welcomed by the staff, i had a short wait to get into my room which i didn't mind as i was so early. My single room was very basic, but clean and perfect for my 2 night stay. the shared...

Thank HannahRoseMarie

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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An amazing tropical style resort hostel. Dorms starting from $19 and private rooms from $49 pn. Situated 20 mins walk from Brisbane City, our hostel is located in the laid-back suburb of West End. An eclectic mix of shops, cafes, restaurants and bars are just a few minutes stroll from the hostel. Relax in our salt water pool or catch our free bus service to the city or Southbank and soak up the atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somewhere to Stay

Address: Cnr Brighton Rd & Franklin St | West End, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $30 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Somewhere to Stay 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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“Dorms with fewer people are always the best.”
seanmP9807JR, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the upper floors are quieter.”
BrunswickFisherman, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Feed the cat get free WiFi!”
JamesHawkswell, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Request a balcony room if you can.”
nwkendall, 5 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the 4 bed dorm or 3 beds. Theres alot more space/privacy and the safety of knowing you can rely on the people to lock your doors.”
992stephanief, 18 Oct 2014 | Read review
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