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    Gold Coast International Backpacker Resort

    28 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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    29/10/2017Check In 30/10/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good14%
    • Average18%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible34%
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    “small room” (2 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (2 reviews)
    “place to stay” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 23 December 2014

    The location is very good. The room not bad but the kitchen is very dirty and smelly. The bathroom is very small and not clean. I would not recommend it to any one.? . The staff would ask for key deposit, you better make your...More

    3  Thank Adil1980
    Response from Jokalsi, Owner at Gold Coast International Backpacker ResortResponded 25 December 2014

    Dear Adil Thank you for your review. Firstly when you sign in at the hostel it is stated everywhere that if you don't check out at 10am you will lose your key deposit. And honestly I have never kept anyone's key deposit in the past...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

    Spent 2 nights here on our way to Brisbane. Enjoyed our stay, staff were lovely and really helpful. Location was good and everything was really close. Very chilled atmosphere in communal areas and clean too. One of the better hostels we have stayed at so...More

    Thank tiddles333
    Reviewed 17 November 2014 via mobile

    Very nice stay in this hostel. Very friendly from the moment we walked in. We stayed in very clean double bunk bed private room. Great facilities and extremely helpful and friendly staff. Would def stay here again.

    Thank SueyIre
    Reviewed 15 November 2014

    Staying here at the moment and it's worth a visit just to meet the staff! So friendly, take you to your room, tell you the names of the other guys in your room! Nice relaxed vibe n decent kitchen if ur looking to save money...More

    Thank ChrisBruno0
    Reviewed 14 August 2014

    The hostel was taken over by new management at the start of the year and is now called Gold Coast Backpackers (no 'International'). The owners are extremely friendly and helpful and from the reveiws I've read about the hostel before they took it over, must...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Location
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    • Queensland >
    • Gold Coast >
    • Surfers Paradise
    • Also Known As
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    • Gold Coast International Backpacker Resort Surfers Paradise
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    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Peppers Soul
    2,320 reviews
    .64 km away
    Mantra Legends Hotel
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    .26 km away
    Watermark Hotel & Spa Gold Coast
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    .09 km away
    Novotel Surfers Paradise
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    .49 km away
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    "I had 24 and it was awesome"
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    "27 is quiet and got a balcony."
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    "Stayed in a room with three beds. Rooms also had lockers."
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    "Personally i didn't spend much time in the rooms as i was always meeting and talking to new people in the..."
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