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Stradbroke Island YHA

1 Eastcoast Rd, Stradbroke Island, 4183, Australia

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Manta Lodge YHA - Escape to a relaxing tropical island. Surrounded by amazing diving sites and pristine beaches, you won’t want to leave

  • Dorm
    From $27.68
10 or more people?

Stradbroke Island Hostel

Hostel Stradbroke Island

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Manta Lodge YHA on Stradbroke Island is right on the beach with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. This hostel offers a PADI five-star resort scuba dive centre for divers and snorkellers.

The hostel provides backpacker facilities including an outdoor barbecue and dining area, full kitchen, laundry, wireless internet, TV, games and common room.

From the hostel you can access 4WD tours,sand-boarding and glass-bottom canoeing. Plus there is whale watching from June to October and dolphins, turtles and manta rays from November to March..


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • 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.
  • 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
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Charges Apply
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 17:00
From 14:00 to 17:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +61-7-3409 8888

Fax. +61-7-3409 8588

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Onsite PADI Dive Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • North Gorge Walk (2 to 3km)
  • Brown Lake (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions



Nice hostel- think the only thing missing is a swimming pool (for when you can't swim in the sea).


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Fri 14 Mar 2014

I had my best time! So glad I decided to stay for a week :-) Diving was amazing, thank you so much: Chong & Zoe, James, Sam, Biddy, everybody :-) See you next time!


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Fri 05 Apr 2013


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (At or next to the hostel)
  • City Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Local market (1 to 2km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (More than 10km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (5 to 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Wooded Area (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Catch 250 bus to Cleveland then ferry to the island. Local bus will drop at YHA
Catch train to Cleveland then ferry to island. Local bus will drop at YHA

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