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Gladstone Backpackers

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“pool table”(6 reviews)
“good vibes”(3 reviews)
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewspool tablehome away from homegood vibesbed dormone nightfelt like homefield triphostel offersnice staythe east coastheron islandswimming poolshort noticewell equipped kitchenstaff were friendlywalking distancegreat place to stay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Clean rooms - check! Comfortable and easily accessed facilities - check! Some of the best people in Australia - check! Gladstone backpackers was the best place I stayed on the East Coast of Australia. The managers made me feel at home instantly and the locals...More

Thank biancachambers2018
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Went to Gladstone randomly and I'm enjoying it for sure. The hostel has a good vibe, the owner is a chill guy and the rooms are in good condition. Cheapest drinks in town, good atmosphere, definitly recommend it

Thank Carsten K
Response from GladstoneBackpackers, Manager at Gladstone BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Carsten! We're really glad you are enjoying it!

Reviewed 6 November 2017

"Private room with double bed" was a dorm room, the facilities were being upgraded so a lot of showers and taps weren't working. Two massive parties were happening on the weekend my friends and I booked.More

Thank Tiana_1103
Response from GladstoneBackpackers, Manager at Gladstone BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review guys. Sorry about the showers but a lot of money has been spent on upgrades and the tradesmen were doing their best on upgrading the facilities. I'm a little confused are you saying you didn't get a private room with a...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Great chilled atmosphere during the day by the pool. Cheap bar prices which any backpacker would be happy with. Free bike and sea kayak use can make for some cheap adventures. Clean facilities and kitchen is nice, especially the new fancy showers. definitely will make...More

Thank James N
Response from GladstoneBackpackers, Manager at Gladstone BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review James, I'm stoked you had a great time and that we've got lots of things right! Safe travels!

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Gladstone backpackers was a nice little stop on my journey, the rooms were very clean and the bed comfy (although might need some WD40 cause they are a little squeaky). The bathrooms are being renovated at the moment but one of the way completely finished...More

Thank Niccannon6056
Response from GladstoneBackpackers, Manager at Gladstone BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! Thanks for the heads up on the bed,I will get someone to check all the beds asap!

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Pool
Free Parking
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$39 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$39 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"The rooms sleep four people, so bringing friends is a good idea."
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"ask if they offer weekly rates"
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"This is a hostel NOT a hotel"
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"rooms upstairs are fresher"
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