• Walking distance to restaurants, shopping & nightlife.
  • Tropical outdoor pool, tennis & squash court.
  • All rooms en-suite with private lockers, TV, small bar fridge & private balcony.
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SmAcK bAnG in the heart of Surfers Paradise!

The Islander Backpackers Hostel Surfers Paradise is central and affordable, with excellent facilities. Location, Location Location; right next door to the transit centre, just one block from Cavill Avenue, the beach and within walking distance to restaurants, shopping and nightlife in Surfers Paradise!

Surfers Paradise The Islander Backpackers Hostel offers twin and double rooms as well as four, five or six share dorm rooms all with en-suite bathrooms, private lockers, TV, telephone, small bar fridge & private balcony.

As one of our customers said "An excellent hostel, one of the best I have stayed in, so far, while in Australia! Excellent facilities! I was there for only 5 nights but it was great would definitely recommend it!" Clare Duff, 19 Sep.

If you're booking for 10 or more persons please go to our Surfers Paradise Group Accommodation page

Use all the hotel resort facilities for FREE

  • Tropical Outdoor Pool
  • Spa & Steam Room
  • BBQ area & Sundeck
  • Games Room
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tennis & Squash Court
  • Onsite bottleshop
  • Travel & Tour Desk
  • 24 hour internet cafe & wifi
  • Restaurant, Bar & Gaming Lounge

The hostel is attached to a 3 star hotel so you get to use all of the resort facilities for free! Not to mention the other fantastic facilities available to you.

Islander Backpackers Resort
Address: 3128 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217

Freephone: 1800 666 237

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Price range: $25 - $150

Parking: Free parking available

Find out more about us or talk to us online.




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