Base Brisbane Central Hostel

308 Edward Street, Brisbane, Au, Brisbane, Australia, QLD 4000  show map
 2 stars
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Base Brisbane Central Hostel

 Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Internet

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

The 2-star Base Brisbane Central Hostel offers an air-conditioned accommodation in Brisbane. The hostel features a British themed detailing throughout the whole building.

Its location steps away from the central station allows to see the palace, museums and the war memorial in Brisbane.

15 minutes' drive from Brisbane International airport and 10 minutes' walk to Brisbane Central train station.

Rooms

This hostel comprises of 136 guestrooms such as Twin Room, 6-bed Dorm, Double Room and 10-bed Dorm. Featured with individual climate control, a TV, a private toilet and an electronic key card, the rooms offer beds with personal lockers and linens. Rooms are fitted with single beds. Guests can find shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

The coffee bar serves barbecue.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of AUD 6 per person per night. 

Services

Base Brisbane Central Hostel offers a luggage storage, a cash machine, a safe deposit box, a news stand and an elevator along with 24-hour reception, 24-hour security and laundry.

Relax

A nightclub and a sundeck will make a stay in Brisbane a very pleasant one.

Internet

Hotspot wireless internet access is available in the entire hostel at AUD 5 per hour.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   136.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

308 Edward Street, Brisbane, Au, Brisbane, Australia, QLD 4000

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City Center
  • Brisbane
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Central Station
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Down Under Bar & Grill (cuisine: American)
    20 m
  • Ki Bar and Bistro (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
    40 m
Parks
  • King Edward Park
    240 m
  • Centenary Place
    340 m
Beaches
  • Nudgee Beach
    300 m
Hostel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    136

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
Size: 10m2
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Room facilities
    Standard Shared Bathroom Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
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      Bed type: Beds in shared room
      Size: 17m2
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        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 10m2
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        This private room offers fresh linen and electronic security key card access.

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          How to reach hostel

          hostel Base Brisbane Central Hostel Brisbane location
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          Hostel Address:

          308 Edward Street, Brisbane, Au, Brisbane, Australia, QLD 4000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Brisbane
            500 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Central Station
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Down Under Bar & Grill (cuisine: American)
            20 m
          • Ki Bar and Bistro (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
            40 m
          Parks
          • King Edward Park
            240 m
          • Centenary Place
            340 m
          Beaches
          • Nudgee Beach
            300 m
          Hostel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            136

          Hotel Awards

          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBrisbaneBase Brisbane Central Hostel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in Australia

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          Base Brisbane Central Hostel Location

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          • Airports
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          • Train stations
          • Parks
          • Tourist attractions
          • Museums
          • Convention centers
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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Deception Bay - 200 m
          • Story Bridge - 1.0km

          Popular areas

          Places of interest

          • chinatown - 1.4km
          • Sky Needle - 1.5km

          Train stations

          • Central Station - 100 m

          Convention centers

          • Brisbane Exhibition Centre - 1.2km

          Amusement

          • Goldclass - 200 m

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • The Tower Mill - 400 m

          Museums

          • Brisbane City Hall - 200 m
          • Queensland Museum and Art Gallery - 900 m

          Parks

          Universities, Institutes

          • City Hall - 100 m
          • St John's Anglican Cathedral - 500 m

          Theaters

          • Queensland Performing Arts Complex (QPAC) - 900 m

          Local Attractions

          • Queensland Maritime Museum - 1.7km
            Southbank, Brisbane
          • West End - 1.8km
            Brisbane, QueenslandAustralia
          • Fort Lytton National Park - 4.4km
            Lytton Road, Brisbane
          • South Brisbane Memorial Park - 1.8km
            Vulture Street, Brisbane
          • Mowbray Park - 2.2km
            Lytton Road, Brisbane

          Near the hostelNear the hotel

          • City Hall - 90 m
            Ann & Adelaide Sts, Brisbane
          • Nudgee Beach - 300 m
            Brisbane, QueenslandAustralia
          • Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel) - 340 m
            249 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane
          • Uniting Saint Andrews Church - 340 m
            Corner Ann & Creek Streets, Brisbane
          • City Tabernacle Baptist Church - 240 m
            163 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane
          • CCs Croc Connection - 300 m
            Brisbane, QueenslandAustralia
          • MacArthur Museum Brisbane - 340 m
            201 Edward St, Brisbane

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Down Under Bar & Grill - 20 m

            Address: 308 Edward Street

            64% likes this, based on 37 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Berkleys on Ann - 60 m

            Address: 255 Ann St
            Phone: 07 3220 1022

            61% likes this, based on 47 reviews

          • The Groove Train - 230 m

            Address: 123 Eagle Street

            52% likes this, based on 156 reviews
            Cuisine: Contemporary

          • Ki Bar and Bistro - 40 m

            Address: Shop 1E 192 Ann St

            65% likes this, based on 9 reviews
            Cuisine: Coffee Shop

          • LR Sushi - 110 m

            Address: Queens Plaza

            73% likes this, based on 39 reviews
            Cuisine: Sushi

          Hostel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            136

          Hotel Awards

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          • Rocklea hotels - 1km

          Base Brisbane Central Hostel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Base Brisbane Central Hostel

          Individual guest reviews

          • Couple
            3.2

            The bathromes were extremely filthy, the rooms so basic it saddened me (only a bed and a small closet). There was an unrepaired hole in the wall, phrases written with marker on the windows and then there were the restrictions: no glass bottles allowed in the hotel, you couldn't have a beer in your room and one afternoon we returned from shopping and our room door stood wide open. Thanks to the buggy door lock. Luckily nothing got stolen. Really, really sad for 70 dollars a night. Never again

          • Single
            4.6

            The rooms and linen were clean and the cleaners were accommodating when I asked for an extra change of pillow and linen. However the shared facilities (kitchen and bathrooms) were awful.

            Extremely noisy even if the 'quietest' area of the hostel. Bar downstairs goes through until around 4 am and is very very loud.

          • Single
            6.6

            Meet people, be close to the city,

            Noise, recycling isssues, cleaness

          • Family with children
            3.2

            The only benefit was location

            Dirty rooms. Dirty toilets. Paint peeling off the Walls. Broken lift. Such poor so-called cleaning that the corners of rooms, toilets and showers were crusted with slime.

          • Single
            7.0

            Cbd located, cheap, elevator (though no quickly mended when out of use), international youth

            Parties until late with really loud music (though good music)

          • Single
            5.0

            Price is high but toilet is out side. I stayed at Sydney same type room with half of cost and with attached bathroom.

            No interest

          • Older travelers
            4.2

            I only enjor my experince with the elevator, which is merely seen in movies. It is old but still useful. Quite amazing.

            (1) Too much noise; (2) bathroom is awful; (3) no tv, eventhough at the current market small tv only sells at few hundreds; (4) No parking place.

          • Single
            3.8

            The hotel should clearly state that it is only for young backpackers that want to party till late in the night. I had practically no sleep and the place is old and run down. I woke up with the smell of fried food at 7.00 am. Worst stay in my 6 month trip. I went to their other hostel emabassy. That was a good experience.

          • Single
            7.8

            I liked that the hotel was close to Central Station and that I could get in and out of Brisbane quickly for an overnight trip. I would definitely stay for an overnight trip again but not for any longer.

            The room was hot and I couldn't get the window open for any fresh air and the lift would not stop on my level. There wasn't a towel in the room and I didn't know I had to bring one.

          • Single
            6.6

            Well located

            Showers and toilets are not clean enough - the room was very noisy

          • Single
            5.8

            Typical backpackers' hostel, placed very centrally in Brisbane, at a good price.

            It is a typical backpackers, not a hotel.

          • Single
            7.4

            Location and very good meals at a good price

          • Older travelers
            5.0

            Only got an hours sleep because there was people bouncing off the walls outside our room. No respect for others sleeping.

          • Couple
            6.6

            Being close to everything in the city and being able to come back from a big day of shopping to lay down and have a rest without travelling too far.

            A lot of backpackers are loud during the night, having sex loudly.

          • Single
            6.2

            Great locality

            Girl at the front desk was the rudist service industry staff member I have ever had the displeasure of dealing with. The guy in the evening was very pleasant. The room was o.k. The building has an old world charm i.e. is run down and needs attention. Great location. Bottom line would I use it again. Yes, if I had to, but I would not take my wife there!!

          How to reach hostel

          hostel Base Brisbane Central Hostel Brisbane location
          Show big map »

          Hostel Address:

          308 Edward Street, Brisbane, Au, Brisbane, Australia, QLD 4000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Brisbane
            500 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Central Station
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Down Under Bar & Grill (cuisine: American)
            20 m
          • Ki Bar and Bistro (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
            40 m
          Parks
          • King Edward Park
            240 m
          • Centenary Place
            340 m
          Beaches
          • Nudgee Beach
            300 m
          Hostel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            136

          Hotel Awards

          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBrisbaneBase Brisbane Central Hostel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in Australia

          Use Badge