Aquarius Backpackers Hotel - Gold Coast

44 Queen Street, Southport, Au, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215  show map
 3 stars
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Aquarius Backpackers Hotel - Gold Coast

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

Scuba diving

Horseback riding

Wind surfing

Water skiing

Sailing

Canoeing

Billiards/Pool tables

Darts

Mini golf

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

The lovely Aquarius Backpackers Hotel is a 3-star property set next to Surfers Paradise Beach and Sea World featuring a sundeck, a year-round outdoor pool and loungers. Founded in 1993, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2008.

The hotel is 10 minutes' walk away from Gold Coast Hospital, Marina Mirage Shopping Centre and Australia Fair Shopping Centre. The beach is 500 meters away.

This hotel is perfectly placed close to nightclubs and restaurants.

Aquarius Backpackers Hotel can be reached in 25 minutes by car from Coolangatta/Gold Coast airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Aquarius Backpackers Hotel come with free Wi-Fi, a private safe, a balcony, a kitchen and cable TV. The property boasts views of the Nerang River from its rooms. The guestrooms offer a standard interior and carpet floor.

Eat & Drink

Licensed bar is available on site. Shibui Restaurant & Bar and Yacht Club are situated in a shopping area, about 100 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can use free shuttle bus service, medical service and airport transfer as well as free private parking, a designated smoking area and a baggage storage.

Relax

Aquarius Backpackers Hotel offers such entertainment options as karaoke and live performances. Windsurfing, water skiing and sailing are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   16.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Adults only
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Banana boat
  • Water skiing
  • Scuba diving
  • Wind surfing
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Mini golf
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room
  • DVDs/Videos for children
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Karaoke
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Garden furniture
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

44 Queen Street, Southport, Au, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215

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City Center
  • Gold Coast
    8.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nerang Train Station
    4.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    300 ft
  • Yacht Club
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    16

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Rooms and availability

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Shared Bathroom Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 140 sq. feet
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    Dormitory Room
    Bed type: Bed in shared room
    Size: 140 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Aquarius Backpackers Hotel - Gold Coast Gold Coast location
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      Hotel Address:

      44 Queen Street, Southport, Au, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Gold Coast
        8.3 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Nerang Train Station
        4.2 mi
      Restaurants
      • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
        300 ft
      • Yacht Club
        800 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        16

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGold CoastAquarius Backpackers

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

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • QDeck - 2.1 mi

      Convention centers

      Shopping areas

      • Marina Mirage Gold Coast - 4000 ft
      • Wax Museum - 1.8 mi

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      Local attractions

      • Sea World - 1.4 mi
        Seaworld Dr, Main Beach
      • Slingshot Gold Coast - 1.8 mi
        6 Palm Ave, Surfers Paradise
      • Infinity - 1.9 mi
        Chevron Renaissance, Surfers Paradise
      • Adrenalin Park - 1.8 mi
        Cypress Avenue, Surfers Paradise
      • The Wax Museum - 1.9 mi
        56 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise

      Near the hotel

      • Australia Fair Shopping Centre - 2100 ft
        42 Marine Parade,, Southport
      • The Rockpools - 3900 ft
        Broadwater Parklands, Southport

      Restaurants nearby

      • Shibui Restaurant & Bar - 300 ft

        Address: 4/20 Scarborough St
        Phone: 07 5526 3777

        94% likes this, based on 14 reviews
        Cuisine: Asian fusion
        Price Range: USD 11 - USD 50

      • Soutport RSL Club - 900 ft

        Address: 36 Scarborough St

        62% likes this, based on 31 reviews
        Cuisine: Australian

      • Bella Donna - 1200 ft

        Address: 412/1 Como Crescent
        Phone: +61 7 5527 1717

        85% likes this, based on 41 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian
        Price Range: USD 14 - USD 37

      • Yacht Club - 800 ft

        57% likes this, based on 67 reviews

      • Himalaysian Delicacies - 1200 ft

        Address: 5 Lawson street

        78% likes this, based on 9 reviews
        Cuisine: Nepali

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        16

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGold CoastAquarius Backpackers

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

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      Aquarius Backpackers Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aquarius Backpackers

      Average guest rating

      5.8out of 10
      Guest rating
      Based on 12 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        2.8

        it write free Wi-Fi .but I can use only 1 hour.

      • Single
        7.4

        Good location, just 4 minutes walk to airport bus station, friendly staff, cleaniness

      • Single
        5.8

        It was convenient for where I needed to be the next morning.

        Very loud. I played music through earphones all night in a vain attempt to drown out the noise and actually get some sleep.

      • Single
        4.6

        This is quite a nice hostel overall. Good staff.

        Theres no 24hr reception, the bar shut really early. Not enough plugs in the rooms. Bathrooms quite dirty

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Aquarius Backpackers Hotel - Gold Coast Gold Coast location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      44 Queen Street, Southport, Au, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Gold Coast
        8.3 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Nerang Train Station
        4.2 mi
      Restaurants
      • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
        300 ft
      • Yacht Club
        800 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        16

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGold CoastAquarius Backpackers

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

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