Aquarius Backpackers Hotel - Gold Coast

44 Queen Street, 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

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Welcome drink

Cafe

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa lounge

Overview

Featuring a golf course and a free private car park, Aquarius Backpackers Hotel lies in a shopping area of Gold Coast close to The Rockpools, Marina Mirage Shopping Centre and Surfers Paradise Beach. Founded in 1993, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2008.

Aquarius Backpackers Hotel is based next to the sandy beach. The beach featuring chairs, umbrellas and towels is 500 meters away.

Within walking distance of Southport district with nightclubs and restaurants.

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

Rooms

Aquarius Backpackers Hotel offers 16 rooms fitted with complimentary wireless internet, cable television, a safe, a mini bar and a balcony for a comfortable stay in Gold Coast. They feature shared bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can quench their thirst at Fully Licensed bar with a favorite drink. Shibui Restaurant & Bar is about 100 meters away and serves Asian Fusion and Australian specialties.

Services

The hotel provides free self parking, a safe deposit box and an elevator along with computer equipment, a business centre and a photocopier to fit the needs of all guests.

Relax

A spa lounge and a Jacuzzi are available on site. On-site sport activities include windsurfing, water skiing and sailing.

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

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

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

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

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

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • 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

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

44 Queen Street, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215

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City Center
  • Gold Coast
    13.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nerang Train Station
    6.8 km
Restaurants
  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    70 m
  • Yacht Club
    220 m
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

Aquarius Backpackers photos Exterior Hotel information
Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
Aquarius Backpackers photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Beds in shared room

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  • General:Internet television
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
Room Description:

Standard Shared Facilities Double

Aquarius Backpackers Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Sea World1.7 km

Popular areas

  • QDeck3.3 km
  • SkyPoint Observation Deck3.3 km
  • Surfers Paradise Beach3.5 km
  • Bundall Racecourse3.7 km

Places of interest

  • Telstra Business Centre Gold Coast600 m
  • Life Sciences Queensland600 m
  • Southport Magistrates Court700 m
  • Endeavour College of Natural Health Gold Coast800 m
  • The Smart Water Research Centre3.0 km
  • City of Gold Coast Council3.1 km
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not!3.4 km
  • Gold Coast University Hospital3.6 km
  • Griffith University Gold Coast Campus3.6 km
  • Gold Coast Parliament4.9 km
  • Tower House Business Centre4.9 km

Shopping areas

  • Australia Fair Shopping Centre400 m
  • Marina Mirage Shopping Centre1.2 km
  • Marina Mirage Gold Coast1.2 km

Museums

  • Wax Museum2.9 km

Public parking

  • Gold Coast Hospital600 m
  • Allamanda Private Hospital700 m
  • Griffith University Gold Coast Campus3.6 km
  • Pindara Private Hospital4.3 km

Local attractions

  • Sea World2.3 km
    Seaworld Dr, Main Beach
  • Slingshot Gold Coast2.9 km
    6 Palm Ave, Surfers Paradise
  • Infinity3.1 km
    Chevron Renaissance, Surfers Paradise
  • Adrenalin Park2.9 km
    Cypress Avenue, Surfers Paradise
  • The Wax Museum3.0 km
    56 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise

Near the hotel

  • Australia Fair Shopping Centre640 m
    42 Marine Parade,, Southport
  • The Rockpools1.2 km
    Broadwater Parklands, Southport

Restaurants nearby

  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar70 m

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

    94% likes this, based on 14 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion
    Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 36

  • Soutport RSL Club270 m

    Address: 36 Scarborough St

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

  • Bella Donna350 m

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

    85% likes this, based on 41 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 27

  • Yacht Club220 m

    57% likes this, based on 67 reviews

  • Himalaysian Delicacies340 m

    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

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Aquarius Backpackers Reviews

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

Average guest rating

5.6out of 10
Guest rating
Based on 14 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, Gold Coast, Australia, 4215

Get directions
City Center
  • Gold Coast
    13.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nerang Train Station
    6.8 km
Restaurants
  • Shibui Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    70 m
  • Yacht Club
    220 m
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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