Located in the city centre, Canberra City YHA is the perfect base to explore Australia's capital. Hire a bike from reception or walk to many major attractions by day (loads of attractions are free). Enjoy the lively nightlife of this university city at the YHA's underground bar. A huge range of shops, cafes, restaurants, banks, nightclubs, cinemas, and theatres are just around the corner., Canberra City YHA is suitable for families with children. We require that all children under 16 are accommodated in private rooms, and that all children under 18 travel with their parent or guardian. Please contact the hostel directly to book rooms for your family.

YHA/HI members receive a minimum 10% off standard accommodation rates.

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  • Food-lovers
  • Nature-lovers

Green rating



Reception staff with attitudes. Rooms not cleaned sufficiently. Filthy and ill-equipped kitchen. Not a positive atmosphere.


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Tue 03 Feb 2015