We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Cool Bananas Backpackers Lodge

    2 Springs Rd | 1770, north of Bundaberg, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (40)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (3)
    Oaks Grand Gladstone
    308 reviews
    #1 of 22 hotels in Gladstone
    78.1 km
     
    Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa
    252 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Seventeen Seventy
    2.2 km
     
    Bororen Motel
    38 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Bororen
    41.8 km
     
    Reef Adventureland Motor Inn
    23 reviews
    #13 of 22 hotels in Gladstone
    62.1 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “crepes” (12 reviews)
    “the east coast” (32 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (58 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    Restaurant
    Kitchenette
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 44.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Agnes Water hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ef322274ac11432e8721e565fe3e1012", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":285803,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"ef322274ac11432e8721e565fe3e1012","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":44,"lowestMetaPrice":44,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":44,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":44,"lowestMetaPrice":44,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":44,"hotelName":"Cool Bananas Backpackers Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImVmMzIyMjc0YWMxMTQzMmU4NzIxZTU2NWZlM2UxMDEyIiwiQUlLIjoiNWRiZmFmMTBjNzg2NGQ1OWI5M2QzYTBkMDYxY2U2MmYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 44", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (290)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 260 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    If you’re staying at Agnes Water and are looking for a great place to chill for a couple of days this is for you. There isn’t a pool so if it’s hot you better head down to the beach - it’s only a 10 minute...More

    Thank ImogenWillis
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    This hostel is the most welcoming and heart warming place I've been on the east coast. Linda and Cary treat everybody like they are family. Them and their workers are very friendly and creates a comfortable vibe! I would recommend to go there to others....More

    Thank Josephine P
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    The most friendly and welcoming hostel we ever stayed at. It was also very clean and easy to feel part of the gang. Lots of people to talk to if you want to find travel mates or get tips on what to do around the...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank B3313EQsofias
    Response from Linda K, Manager at Cool Bananas Backpackers LodgeResponded 18 October 2017

    Hi Sofia, thank you so much for taking the time to write a lovely and positive review. We are delighted that you found our staff and environment welcoming. We hope that you have a wonderful time in Australia and that you may one day get...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Super friendly, fun, chilled out hostel in a relaxing beach town setting run by the nicest hostel owners you'll meet. Staff are always happy to help, the vibes are always positive and there is even a hostel dog! If you get a chance go see...More

    Thank Robert K
    Response from Linda K, Owner at Cool Bananas Backpackers LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Hi Robert! Thank you so much for your beautiful review. Your smiling face and positive vibes are truly missed. You are always welcome and we hope to see you again one day. Enjoy your time in New Zealand. Linda and Cary

    Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

    The time we spend at the hostel was awesome. Cary and Linda are the lovliest hosts I have ever seen. They do everything to make you feel good and tread you as you are a part of their family. I highly recommend to stay at...More

    Thank Ben D
    Response from Linda K, Owner at Cool Bananas Backpackers LodgeResponded 20 September 2017

    Wow Ben, thank you kindly for your beautiful review. We are so pleased you felt a part of the family. Bananas forever! Safe and happy travels Ben. We hope that if you ever get a chance, to come back and visit. Linda and Cary :)

    Oaks Grand Gladstone
    308 reviews
    #1 of 22 hotels in Gladstone
    78.1 km
     
    Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa
    252 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Seventeen Seventy
    2.2 km
     
    Bororen Motel
    38 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Bororen
    41.8 km
     
    Reef Adventureland Motor Inn
    23 reviews
    #13 of 22 hotels in Gladstone
    62.1 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 21 - US$ 44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Cool Bananas Backpackers Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Agnes Water
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (40)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (3)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa
    252 reviews
    2.17 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Cafe Discovery at Agnes
    132 reviews
    .50 km away
    Getaway Garden Cafe
    380 reviews
    .97 km away
    Off the Hook Fish and Chips
    213 reviews
    .31 km away
    Holidays Cafe
    98 reviews
    .32 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Discover 1770 Tours
    87 reviews
    .38 km away
    1770 Distillery
    78 reviews
    1.00 km away
    Discovery Coast
    76 reviews
    .38 km away
    Agnes Water Museum
    9 reviews
    .32 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Cool Bananas Backpackers Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "stay more than one night! room 10 has a view :D"
    Read review
    "All rooms are nice!!"
    Read review
    "I've stayed here several times, all the rooms are pretty spot on!"
    Read review
    "Eu fiquei no alojamento e estava perfeito para mim. Não sei se têm quartos privados"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing