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Hostel Aquarius Backpackers - Southport, Gold Coast

2 star Hostel Gold Coast

44 Queen Street - Gold Coast

Price starting from AUD 60 .09

Looking for hostels in Southport? Take a look at Aquarius Backpackers! There are many great attractions nearby, including Sea World, Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise Beach and Australia Fair Shopping Centre. Also close by are Rockpools and Gold Coast Hospital.

This Southport hostel offers complimentary wireless Internet access, ATM/banking services and free self parking. Make the most of your trip, whether for business or pleasure, by taking some time to relax as you will find a spa tub on offer. You will want to pack your swimsuit and towel as this hostel features an outdoor pool. Outfitted with a bar/lounge, you'll find the perfect place to have a drink. Other leisure facilities include a music library, an arcade/game room, a library, a pool table and a media library so there's always something to do! Multilingual staff can provide tour/ticket assistance.

A safe, TV and microwave are available in the lobby area. Reception is open during limited hours. If you are traveling for work, then this hostel has computer rentals and translation services. Other amenities include an area shuttle, beach/pool umbrellas, free limited parking, laundry facilities and free parking.

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Breakfast at Hostel Aquarius Backpackers

Breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Hostel Facilities at Aquarius Backpackers

  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Billiards / Snooker
  • City tour
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Laundry room
  • Beach umbrellas and deck loungers
  • Hydromassage Jacuzzi
  • Medical service
  • TV Lounge
  • Indoor entertainment room
  • Internet/Email services
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service

Know before you go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Alcohol is not permitted at this property.

No check-in/check-out service is available on Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Guests planning to arrive after 10 PM but before midnight must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Please note, there is no check-in after midnight.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: AUD 3 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: AUD 3 (for 15 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Deposit: AUD 20

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

This property does not have an official STAR Rating from AAA Tourism Pty Ltd. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Room Details

Aquarius Backpackers has 16 guest rooms. Business travelers visiting the Southport area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access.

Shared bathrooms are outfitted with showers. Additional comforts include ceiling fans.

Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hostel Aquarius Backpackers

Australia Fair Shopping Centre - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Rockpools - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Gold Coast Hospital - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Allamanda Private Hospital - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Broadwater Parklands - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Gold Coast Aquatic Centre - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Mariner's Cove Marina - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Marina Mirage Shopping Centre - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Philip Park - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Sea World - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Sky High Skyway - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
King Tutts Putt Putt - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Slingshot - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Adrenalin Park - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Wax Museum - 3 km / 1.9 mi
The preferred airport for Aquarius Backpackers is Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) - 23.5 km / 14.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

Transportation services Hostel Aquarius Backpackers

  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service