8 Hostels in Surfers Paradise, Australia

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Surfers Paradise, Australia. You can choose from 8 Surfers Paradise hostels. In total, there are 10 cheap places to stay in Surfers Paradise such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $19 for a dorm.

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Surfers Paradise Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Surfers Paradise, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Surfers Paradise


(Backpackers In Paradise Resort is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Surfers Paradise


(Down Under Hostels is the best rated)

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Hostels in Surfers Paradise for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Surfers Paradise for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Surfers Paradise? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Surfers Paradise alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Surfers Paradise. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Surfers Paradise (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Looking for hostels in the area of Surfers Paradise? We made it easy for you and put all hostels near Surfers Paradise in a group. Find all hostels in Gold Coast.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Surfers Paradise here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Gold Coast Gold Coast (0.3 Km / 0.2 mi.)
Broadbeach Broadbeach (3 Km / 2 mi.)
Southport Southport (5 Km / 3 mi.)
Stradbroke Island Stradbroke Island (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Coolangatta - Gold Coast Coolangatta - Gold Coast (21 Km / 13 mi.)
Coolangatta Coolangatta (21 Km / 13 mi.)
Murwillumbah Murwillumbah (36 Km / 23 mi.)

FAQ about Surfers Paradise Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Surfers Paradise. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Surfers Paradise. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Surfers Paradise Hostels

A hostel in Surfers Paradise costs on average $19 for a dorm. A hostel in Surfers Paradise with private rooms costs on average $58.

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    Down Under Hostels is the best rated hostel for partying in Surfers Paradise.
    It offers: Pub Crawls.

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    Your Packing List for Surfers Paradise

    Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Surfers Paradise and Australia.

    You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

    1. Padlock
    2. Earplugs
    3. Sleeping Mask
    4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
    5. Head Lamp

    These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

    Get your full Packing List here

    Your Packing List for Surfers Paradise