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Canberra City YHA

Hostelworld.comUS$ 56*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

We arrived at the hostel at around 4 am and although there was a guy at the reception, we were not aloud to check in. After some negotiations, we were given a room. Other then that, the hostel itself is really nice and comfortable. The kitchen was clean, rooms too, and free tea was avalable.

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Chester
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I've stayed at quite a few YHAs, and I usually like the experience. With this YHA, its saving grace were the lovely people I met whilst I was there. None of the showers are not consistently hot, and the standard of bathroom differs drastically from floor to floor. Level 3 (women's) is old and worn, whilst level 2 is newly...

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2Thank Bindi1991
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2014

best hostel Iv stayed in ever! So clean ,tidy and all the facilities are excellent !! Kitchen is massive with everything you need! Bathrooms are the cleanest Iv ever seen! Dorms are huge with plenty of room! There's a cool cafe and pub next door . And to top it all off there's even a pool and sauna in the...

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2Thank padz88
Italy
Reviewed 13 November 2014

we were in a room very dirty, the breakfast is not included and we didn't like the general presentation of the hostel very much. the wifi was not included too and it is a nonsense because it should be an hostel for backpackers and you should have a free wifi at least.

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1Thank Chiara R
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights Pros -Huge kitchen, great stoves lots of food storage, big place to eat -Rooms good, big, decent bed, clean sheets. We had a balcony. -Lockers in rooms -Good location, ALDI market pretty close. We walked to the war memorial and old parliament area, might be far for some. -Great recreational areas. -staff was friendly and kept...

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1Thank Nickessa P
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I've stayed here four times, every time has been good, clean kitchen, helpful staff & good location for food & shopping, great hostel to stay in before hitting perisher for four months of work. Also has a pool which I never used.

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Thank Robert M
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This hostel is in a brilliant location - in the city centre but also walkable to other Canberra attractions (30 minutes to the National Australian Museum, the war memorial, 10 minutes to Lake Burley Griffiths and about 50 to the national botanic gardens). Staff were pretty friendly, although from my YHA experience, didn't give as much information/tips on check in...

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1Thank Katie M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2014

YHA is great for providing a nice location and upper class schwanky lodgings to the greasy haired, unkempt backpacker. But from what I have seen they charge an arm an a leg for what you get. However in the YHA in Canberra the lodgings bucked the YHA trend and was reasonably priced. The place was very well located right in...

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Thank Peter B
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2014

I can always rely on YHA throughout Australia. While the price is generally more compared to hostels in nearby locations, I have found its always worth the extra. I have never had any issues with noise, and the facilities provided are what you would expect. The common areas are very clean and hygienic. Whilst in Canberra I drove everywhere and...

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Thank Justin S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I traveled to Canberra for one night and this was a great choice of a hostel. The location is unbeatable. Close to the city centre, bus stops, a heap of food places, Floriade and a only a short walk from the main sites such as Parliament House. Firstly the front desk staff were some of the friendliest peope I have...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Canberra City YHA is right in the heart of the nation's capital, 5 mins from the interstate bus terminal. Hostel facilities include cafe, indoor pool/spa/sauna, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, TV/games area, and underground bar. Hostel hosts weekly activities and BBQs in summer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canberra City YHA

Address: 7 Akuna St, Canberra 2601, Australia
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: ₹ 1,927 - ₹ 6,023 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Canberra City YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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