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Surf n Sun Beachside Backpackers

3323 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Australia


  • 75%Value For Money
  • 74%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 77%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 69%Cleanliness
  • 72%Facilities

Property Information:


Love the beach? Got the location! Come Home to the best Hostel On the Gold Coast. Surf n Sun is the only hostel in Surfers Paradise with a fabulous 'beachside' location.

If you love the beach well we have the location. Just 30 seconds walk from our hostel to the golden sands of surfers Paradise Beach

Voted No 4 Hostel in Australia Hoscar Awards 2012

If you want the true backpacking experience that is friendly and fun then come home to

Free UNLIMITED WiFi and Free Laundry to Hostelworld Guests.
(Please ask at reception)
Yes free unlimited WiFi. Tired of hearing about free WiFi but then hit with conditions apply. We have 24 hour 24-7 unlimited free WiFi.

Lonely Planet - 'The Epitome of Surfers Paradise wrapped up in one big bundle of backpacker heaven.With an emphasis on fun and frivolity and staff that love to party, it's no wonder that rooms here get booked up well in advance'.

Backpackers have traditionally voted with their feet. That's why this family owned and operated hostel, has been the No 1 hostel for travellers from all over the world, for over 20 years.

Relax and Party :
Relax by the pool, listen to chilled music and have a Cheap Drink at our poolside Bar 'the Surf Shack'. Sit on our bean bags or in your room on your bed and watch movies for free.

Party 7 days a week.A different club each night with free entry and free and discounted drink
Pub Crawls on a Wednesday and Saturday Night
(Book with Hostelworld and get $5 off)

Feeling Active:
Rent a surfboard or take a free boogie boards to the beach.

Take a Bike out and explore lovely Surfers Paradise

Our tour desk has Backpacker specials and can help you choose from loads of exciting activities to do here on the Gold Coast.

Sleeping :
6 Shared dorms and private rooms
All dormitory rooms have en suite bathrooms, tv and fan
All Double and Twin share Rooms are apartment style.They are 2 bedroom apts with kitchen and tv room.With shared bathroom with one other couple
All private rooms have a tv, dvd player (with a selection of free movies) and fan

Important Stuff to know :
Please note we are a Backpackers not a Hotel, It is a very lively party Hostel for international passport holders only.

You must have a l passport or a driving license and be 18 and over to stay at Surf n Sun.

Our OFFICE HOURS ARE FROM 7AM - 10PM. Please let us know if you can't arrive before 10pm and we will organise someone to stay up for you up till 11pm.

We are a licenced Hostel with a Bar,You cannot bring in your own alcohol to the hostel.

We are not open on Christmas or new years day.No check in's or checkouts

(No bookings will be honoured)

V8 Car racing period 25th -27rd October We do not take Race goers.We only Accept backpackers.No Booking will be honored.

We do not have lockers in the dorm rooms, however we have a free safe in reception.

Location :

We are situated across from the beach and just a 5-minute walk to the centre of town .Hope to see you soon from the team at Surf n Sun

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  • Latest Review

    Been in Aus over a year now and stayed in over 20 hostels! By far one of the best I've ever stayed in! Not the cleanest but it doesn't always matter it's a hostel what do you expect! The staff are brilliant really friendly and the hostel is so relaxed! Great fun for going on a night out aswell all the staff get involved! Best thing about it is its cheap!! Such good value for money!
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      Anonymous, England, All Female Group, 18-24
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  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Parking
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wii


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Surf n Sun Beachside Backpackers Located at 3323 Surfers Paradise Blvd, , Surfers Paradise.
Surf n Sun Beachside Backpackers
Surfers Paradise Queensland qld 4217 3323 Surfers Paradise Blvd
76% 926
-27.9935819 153.4301581
Surf n Sun Beachside Backpackers
    Rooms available     Basic 8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite     6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Twin Private Shared Bathroom     Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom
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