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Featured Hostels in Townsville

Civic Guest House
2 out of 5
262 Walker Street, Townsville, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥3,988 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Castle Hill and Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. Catholic Diocese of Townsville and Perc Tucker ...

4.2/5Excellent! (81 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff and everything we needed for a short stay"…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Civic Guest House
Base Magnetic Island Hostel
2 out of 5
1 Nelly Bay Road, Nelly Bay, QLD
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥11,484 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8

This Nelly Bay hostel is on the beach, 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from Radical Bay, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Horseshoe Bay Beach and Museum of Tropical Queensland. Queens ...

4.1/5Very Good! (48 reviews)
Base Review

"The location of the hostel is right on the beach and easy to get to from the harbour. We stayed in a double room which was fine for a couple of nights. The evening entertainment is good and there is something on every night. Room was fine and what we expected, could have been a little cleaner but ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2019

Base Magnetic Island Hostel
Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel
3 out of 5
40 Horseshoe Bay Road, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,624 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Horseshoe Bay Lagoon Conservation Park and Horseshoe Bay Beach. Balding Bay and Magnetic Island ...

4.3/5Excellent! (59 reviews)

"The bungalow are cleanand bed is comfortable. I like that there is a fridge and kettle , so that you can have coffe amd sit outsite amd enjoy the view . Very nice view , I love the trees we also spotted a koala in the trees amd some kangeroes near the bungalow. Friendly and welcoming staff. I would ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel
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Cstay
2 out of 5
32 Picnic Street, Picnic Bay, QLD
The price is ¥4,195 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30

Situated in Picnic Bay, this beach hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Picnic Bay Beach and Magnetic Island Golf Course. Rocky Bay and Nelly Bay Beach are also ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)

"Friendly, helpful staff. Clean amenities. Nice location. Enjoyed my stay :)"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Cstay
Adventurers Resort - Hostel
2 out of 5
79 Palmer Street, South Townsville, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥4,044 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5

Located in South Townsville, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Catholic Diocese of Townsville and Castle Hill. Queens Gardens and Willows Shopping Centre ...

3/5 (22 reviews)

"They take a $20 key deposit, which is totally fine but I couldn’t return it early as they weren’t open, to find out that I didn’t need to leave a deposit I could have just slid the key under the door and left. One slat was missing on my bed, so When I woke up in the morning I was sinking through ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Adventurers Resort - Hostel
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Aquarius on the Beach

Aquarius on the Beach

4 out of 5
75 The Strand, North Ward, QLD
The price is ¥9,439 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.2/5Excellent! (970 reviews)

"Great location with excellent views of the Strand and Magnetic Island from the balcony."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

Aquarius on the Beach
Madison Plaza Townsville

Madison Plaza Townsville

4 out of 5
409 Flinders St., Corner Of Stanley And Flinders St., Townsville, QLD
The price is ¥5,759 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
3.9/5Good! (950 reviews)

"The staff is friendly but the elevator is old and have strong shaking when stop"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Madison Plaza Townsville
The Ville Resort - Casino

The Ville Resort - Casino

4.5 out of 5
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, QLD
The price is ¥11,940 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4.3/5Excellent! (961 reviews)

"The Ville was great, wonderful staff and beautiful rooms., the Quarterdeck was also a wonderful restaurant"…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

The Ville Resort - Casino
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Townsville?
By choosing a hostel you can reduce your spending on accommodations and use more of your money for going out during your stay. We’ve heard good things about this destination’s natural setting, including its river views and beaches.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few forms, but they have a few qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social setting, and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Townsville?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks get the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to start: Adventurers Resort - Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as an outdoor pool. Rooms come with showers and desks. Cstay - Property features include free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers and desks. Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Civic Guest House - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and an arcade/game room. Base Magnetic Island Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a nightclub.
How many hostels will I be able to find in Townsville?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Townsville, one of Expedia’s 5 hostels might be a great choice.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Townsville?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually January and December with an average temp of 81°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 69°F. The rainiest months in Townsville are January, February, March, and December, with each month seeing an average of 8 inches of rainfall.
What is there to see and do in Townsville?
Overall, Townsville is known for its rivers, parks, and coral reefs. Major attractions include Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal. Get out into nature with places like Strand Park, Castle Hill, and Magnetic Island National Park. Cultural attractions include Museum of Tropical Queensland, Jezzine Barracks, and Burdekin Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Townsville while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Townsville on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Townsville, QLD (TSV), located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) away. An alternative is Palm Island, QLD (PMK), situated 38.2 mi (61.5 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Townsville Station, Ayr Station, or Home Hill Station.