Group of 15 or more?

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This property has been booked 3 times today.
22 May 2018 , 3 nights
2 Guests

Group of 15 or more?

Contact our Group Travel team directly for a tailor made solution for your group

  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Are you looking for a chilled and clean hostel with good vibes in a surfing paradise? Surrounded by many secluded beaches with spacious clean waves and sensational weather (even in winter times!)? Come and join the Bunch!

Cool Bananas is only 3 minute walk to the beach and 2 minute walk to the shops. We have fast, unlimited WiFi for our guests, as well as free tea and coffee available all day. FREE on-site parking as well as free shuttle to and from the Greyhound bus stop, with check-ins from as early as 6.30am. Be sure to look out for the 'dancing bananas' to greet you at the bus stop and shuttle you to the hostel.

Follow our Facebook page to find out about activities going on in the hostel, including Sunday Movie Night and vote for your favorite film.

How will you spend your time in Agnes Water? Reception can book various tours for you. Ask us about visiting the beautiful Kangaroo Sanctuary so you can get up close and personal with a kangaroo! We also have surf lessons, kayaking tours, bicycle hire, the beautiful bush walks and lookouts, trips to the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Moreover, the famous Scooteroo Tour departs daily from the hostel. There are also FREE WALKS including the Paperbark Forest, Red Rock Walk and the Discovery Trail with stunning sunsets and sunrises only 10 minutes walk from the hostel.

Come hang with our bunch ... hammocks supplied!

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Tue 22 May 2018 - Fri 25 May 2018 Change
Selling out fast!

Room Summary

Tue 22nd May 2018 - Fri 25th May 2018

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.9

  • Security 7.3

  • Location 8.9

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 9.1

  • Cleanliness 8.7

  • Facilities 8.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    11 Apr 2018
    I've been traveling for almost 4 months, NZ and AUS and this is one of the best hostel I've ever hosted with. The kitchen is a little bit small but.. Great atmosphere, cool stuff , great bedrooms and facilities. Curry the manager of the hostel is so nice and kind! One of the best hostels on the east coast. I really reccomend to stay with Cool Bananas!!😁
    Israel, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    01 May 2018
    Pros: Really awesome surf school called Gnarly Tours associated with the hostel. Comfy beds. Spacious rooms. Nice common space. Wifi blackout for “family time” is a neat idea. Cons: Lady at reception came off very nice at first but quickly became moody and rude to me for no reason. If you work in hospitality you should know better than to be inconsistent with ppl and treat everyone the way you’d like to be treated. This unfortunately killed my vibe at an otherwise really nice hostel.
    Canada, Female, 31-40
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    08 May 2018
    Very chilled out, not really for us. Depends what you’re looking for. It doesn’t seem a very social hostel but maybe we were unlucky in timing. Staff are so friendly and helpful and want you to have the best experience. A really nice family atmosphere. Although they don’t give keys out to lock your room. Or the locks don’t work either, strange.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 5.7


    18 Apr 2018
    You must wash your dishes with murky water, everyday 6-8 PM there's a Wi-Fi shutdown and at 8 PM you have to solve the daily riddle to get the new wifi password, i found the forcing of the no internet policy upsetting. Bad lighting in the showers and there are no safes in the rooms and also no keys.. Anyone can enter....
    Israel, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Meals Available
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • DVD's


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

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