Sorry, this content is not currently available in the mobile view. Switch back to desktop view to access this page.

Brisbane - Brisbane City YHA

392 Upper Roma St, Brisbane, 4000, Australia

See us on a map

Visit our award winning Brisbane City YHA, with excellent facilities and a rooftop pool. We've got big city action at a holiday pace!

10 or more people?

Brisbane Hostel

Hostel Brisbane

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Brisbane City YHA is set in the heart of the city overlooking the winding Brisbane river. This modern hostel is close to the cafes and nightlife of Caxton Street and Fortitude Valley and has great transport links next to the major Coach terminal.

This Brisbane hostel features a rooftop pool with views of the city and Brisbane River, TV lounge, games room, indoor and outdoor dining and entertainment areas, travel desk, Wi-Fi throughout, secure parking and 24 hour access. The hostel has Australian-themed decor, decked out with spectacular photographs taken by winners of a photo competition.

Brisbane is a diverse green city with a perfect climate. Visitors will be spoilt for choice with the wide variety of activities on offer. Take in the city views from the top of Mont Coot-tha or take a rive cruise to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary!


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 2 stay free.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • No membership purchase necessary, it is included for this booking.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning Type - In selected areas
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - At a cost
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours
From 14:00 to 23:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +61-7-32361004

Fax. +61-7-32361947

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Australia Zoo (More than 10km)
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary (5 to 10km)
  • South Bank - Cultural Precinct (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions



Staff not very friendly


Avatar for Pak Wai

Pak Wai,

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Great place for a Brisbane transit!


Avatar for John


Thu 07 Nov 2019

Great location, friendly knowledgeably staff, fantastic kitchen, nice swimming pool and excellent cafe offering a perfect flat white. Close to River walkway.


Avatar for Sally


Mon 07 Oct 2019

We had a wonderful stay here and it was our 3ed time coming to stay in the Brisbane YHA thank you


Avatar for Ailsa


Tue 06 Aug 2019

Nice and friendly and great atmosphere


Avatar for Tom


Mon 20 May 2019


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (500m - 1km)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (500m - 1km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (5 to 10km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (5 to 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • National / State Park (5 to 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (500m - 1km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m - 1km)
  • Swimming pool (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (5 to 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Brisbane Airport is 17km from Brisbane City YHA. Airtrain services are available to/from Roma Street Train Station. Shuttle bus services to/from Brisbane City YHA (operated by con-x-ion airport transfers).
Brisbane Transit Centre is 600m from Brisbane City YHA Hostel. All major coach companies service the Brisbane Transit Centre.
600m to the Brisbane Transit Centre serviced by all major coach companies
Onsite parking fees apply book in advance.
huttle Roma Street Train Station is 600m from Brisbane City YHA. Local Intrastate and Interstate Queensland Rail services available from Roma Street Train Station.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Cycling
  • Swimming

Sustainability labels

Recently Viewed

Brisbane - Brisbane City YHA