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By a verified traveller on Tue 12 Nov 2019

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Hotel Description

At Mooloolaba Backpackers you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Mooloolaba Esplanade and SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast. Highlights at this beach hostel include an outdoor swimming pool, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi, LCD TVs, and ceiling fans are featured in all 20 rooms.

This hostel has free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area.

With a stay at this Mooloolaba hostel, you'll be 0.8 km (0.5 mi) from Mooloolaba Beach and 4 km (2.5 mi) from Kawana Beach.

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite

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Mooloolaba Backpackers ratings based on 5 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
2.6 out of 5 2.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 2.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 1.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 2.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Mooloolaba Backpackers

Everyone (5)
4 out of 5
Quite at night close to town Amenities were pretty dirty

Posted by on 12 Nov. 2019

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3 out of 5
Bit dated, but good value, safe and friendly staff

Posted by on 13 Nov. 2018

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1 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Sep. 2018

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2 out of 5
The weather was cold and wet so was the room.....the sheets were so damp I couldn’t use them. I didn’t have anywhere else to stay so put up with it for the two nights I was there . People were friendly. I expected the young people to make some noise but they weren’t a problem.

Posted by , from queensland local on 4 Jul. 2018

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3 out of 5
Good place to stay apart from the hot uncomfortable bed with no aircon , to hot to sleep , messy common room and bathrooms need some work , good people thought made the stay more tolerable

Posted by , from Byron bay on 29 Jan. 2018

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About the Mooloolaba Backpackers

Location 75 Brisbane Road, Mooloolaba, QLD 4557

Property Features

As a guest of Mooloolaba Backpackers, you'll find an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Public spaces have free WiFi. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Mooloolaba Backpackers also features barbecue grills, a garden, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Sunshine Coast hostel.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Bar or lounge
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast) (14.8 km / 9.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Mooloolaba Backpackers offers 20 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and ceiling fans. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers. This Sunshine Coast hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: AUD 10.0 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

Hotel Names

  • Mooloolaba Backpackers Hostel
  • Mooloolaba Backpackers Mooloolaba
  • Mooloolaba Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.