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    Yellow Submarine Backpackers

    66 Quay St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
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    • Average18%
    • Poor24%
    • Terrible41%
    14 Sep 2017
    “Have low expectations, good for a couple of nights”
    24 May 2017
    “Cozy but noisy”
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    11 - 15 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    Never stay in this place, it was the worst experience I've ever had, filthy dirty room with stained beds and bedding, doors that wouldn't even close and v.poor toilet and washing facility's DISGUSTING

    1  Thank Marian D
    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    This place just isn't hygienic. We tried to stay there for few nights, however the smell of mould in the room was overwhelming so decided to shorten our stay. There was this dodgy smell in the kitchen as well and staff didn't seem to bother...More

    1  Thank KarolaRS
    Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

    Lets start with we paid more for a pizza than we did to sleep here so we couldnt have high expectations. Upon arrival we had to ask for clean sheets as ours had CLEARLY not been washed. Window was broken, curtains smashed in, obscenities written...More

    2  Thank arodger1
    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    Hostel was dirty, with mound growing in the bathrooms (that did not lock and had no lights). The shower was a dribble of water. The bed was stained. The staff were unfriendly and not helpful. The wifi connection did not work. The kitchen smelt like...More

    1  Thank Ryan2807
    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    Definition of your bog standard hostel. Nowhere near fancy, but not the worst place I've ever stayed. Yes it's quite grimey, but its cheap and you get what you pay for. You do get free wifi and there is a good outside area to sit...More

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    • US$12 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    Room Tips
    "Very close to train tracks"
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    "Try to get room from the inner court. If you get one from the outer, the trains will keep you awake all the..."
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    "2-bed dorm on the second floor - Silent & Cheap, nice for couples."
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    "Try to take a room with a window away from the train tracks."
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