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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
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  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Base Brisbane Uptown (formerly Tinbilly)

Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Brilliant Staff
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Property Description

Base Brisbane Uptown is closest hostel to Roma Street Transit Station.

We're so close that by the time you've picked up your bags you'll be putting them down again in your room. Speaking of rooms, we have an array of rooms from privates to share dorms. We also have a kitchen and laundry room ready for you to use, where you'll also find yourself some television and games in our communal area.

We pride ourselves on being in the heart of Brisbane. Drop off your bags and take a 10min walk over to Southbank where you can visit our Museums, GoMA and the very popular Southbank Beaches or take an easy 8min walk into the CBD and get some shopping done.

Once you've done all that, come back to us where our bar, The Guilty Rogue, will be ready to help get your drink and feed on with 20% off all items. Participate in our Open Mic music nights and play games to win a load of prizes.

- FREE Wi-Fi in all our rooms.
- Ask us for more information about our weekly packages if you'd like to shack up with us longer.

Open 24 hours. Goverment issued photo I.D must be present upon check in.

We look forward to welcoming you into the Base Uptown Crew. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 6.9

  • Security 7.1

  • Location 8.5

  • Staff 7.5

  • Atmosphere 5.8

  • Cleanliness 4.5

  • Facilities 5.7

Latest Reviews

  • 7.4

    Very Good

    19 Mar 2020
    Great location. Not very clean, no toilet paper or soap in the toilets. No lockers in the room
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    17 Mar 2020
    The kitchen was a disaster zone - super messy. The bathroom for my 10 bed mixed dorm was also pretty dirty. I was only there for one night so I don’t know if the messes accumulated from one day or multiple. The front desk staff was very cool and the location is great though!
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    19 Jul 2020
    Good location, not very clean but bathroom connected with the room. for the price alright!
    Germany, Female, 25-30
  • 6.3


    19 Mar 2020
    My trip has been postponed due to the corona virus. I haven't utilized your facility, so don't know how to review it. I can say that I am glad my payment is being held against the day that I do make the trip.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 6.0


    21 Sep 2020
    Pretty dirty but then for $14 I didn't expect much.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 6.0


    29 Jul 2020
    Everytime we needed something from the front desk. we had to wait several minutes for someone to come. The kitchen is the weakest part I think. They don't have spoons, one of the fridges and one of the stovetops were out of order. Guests are really messy and leave everything dirty to pile up in the sink. The room windows were sealed so I couldn't get fresh air unless I went to the street, and the air conditioner wasn't working. They didn't provide linens, just a blanket (not even pillowcases).
    Argentina, Female, 25-30
  • 5.1


    29 Aug 2020
    Been bad experiencing in this hostel. there is no fresh air coming. all the windows locked It's caused me a headache The kitchen looked terrible. No gas stove only electric, most of them are not working and the ones worked is really terrible. There is no parking and no social places to interact with other guests. The shower is not designed for a good experience The place smells terrible I would not recommend you go there
    Israel, Male, 25-30
  • 4.9


    05 Dec 2020
    The a/c didn’t work and was very dirty, seemed like they didn’t clean the bathroom
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 4.0


    02 Dec 2020
    I was very disappointed with my stay at Base Uptown. Firstly the balance was taken out 2 days before I arrived plus a outrageous fee charged on my card of $10 00!!!. I complained about the fee and had it refunded into my account. Secondly on two occasions someone had entered my room which I complained to staff who did not know why this had happened. Thirdly headbanging music was being played the day before I was about to depart which was loud and intrusive when I was trying to rest. !!!
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 4.0


    31 Jul 2020
    The hostel was very dirty especially the rooms, you can tell most things never get cleaned! I had labelled food and containers thrown away. I met a couple nice members of staff otherwise the rest were rude and unhelpful they also put people in full rooms and my roommate had to deal with it and came back saying the receptionist was drunk. It’s in a good location is the only nice thing I can say.
    Scotland, Male, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Nightclub