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About Banana Benders

Banana Benders is a small, friendly hostel on the fringe of Brisbane CBD. We cater for travellers who know that great hostels are those that provide you a good night's sleep, clean facilities and a relaxed social atmosphere.

Banana Bender Backpackers Team


Rooms & Prices

*Free cancellation until 24 hours before arrival. You’ll be charged the first night of accommodation if you cancel 24 hours prior to arrival.

Mixed dorms Book Now

Stylish 2,4,6 and 9 bed dorms!

  • Mixed dorm has pod beds with dividing panels, equipped with a bed light and small locker for comfort and privacy

  • Our bedded dorm room are mostly used for groups and parties, so everybody can stay together

  • Smaller dorms have normal bunk beds

2 Bed Dorm from $30,  4 Bed Dorm From $25,  6 Bed Dorm From $22,  9 Bed Dorm From $20 per bed per night

Girls-only dorms Book Now

Girls-only (no guys – sorry!)

  • All girls dorms have the same clean and cosy decor and facilities

  • A good value option for girls on a budget, helping you save money and giving you the opportunity to meet fellow travellers, without being surrounded by snoring boys

From $25 per bed per night

Double Private room Book Now

Private rooms offer you a bit more intimacy. Shared Bathroom

  • Our double rooms are perfect for couples that want their own space

  • All come with a TV, ceiling fan and the option of air conditioning

From $69 per bed per night

Twin Private room Book Now

Private rooms offer you a bit more intimacy. Shared Bathroom

  • Our twins are designed for two friends travelling together

  • All come with a TV, ceiling fan and the option of air conditioning. The only question is who’ll get the double bed?

From $69 per bed per night

Triple Private room Book Now

Private rooms offer you a bit more intimacy. Shared Bathroom

  • Perfect for a group of three travellers who want their own space.

  • Our triples come with TV, ceiling fan, and the option of air-conditioning

From $90 per bed per night

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*Air conditioning is applicable with extra charge


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Central Location

No need to pay for public transport! Banana Benders is conveniently surrounded by bars, cafes and supermarkets. We are an easy 15 minute walk to the City

Familiar & Homely

Our large deck area is the perfect spot to relax and meet other travellers. It also offers amazing views of Mount Cootha and the surrounding suburbs

Friendly Staff

Our friendly staff will be more than happy to provide you more information to better assist you in your quest to find the right room just for you and your friend

Cook Together

Our kitchen has everything you need to cook your own meals and save money! Our guests have access to a large fridge, 8 burner stove, rice cooker & kettles. We provide all the cooking utensils, plates and cutlery you need

Doing Your laundry

Traveling can be dirty work. Luckily we provide coin operated washers and dryers. Need to look your best? Our guests also have access to an iron and ironing board


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#Guests are required to show a photo ID (passport or Australian photo ID) upon check-in. #An $20 AUD cash key deposit per person is required at check-in. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out. #Reception hour is 08:00-17:00(Mon-Fri), 08:00-12:00(Sat-Sun). After hour check-ins are available. Please leave the comment after booking or contact us (reception@bananabenders.com). # Check-in time is after 11 pm. #1.5% surcharge when you pay with a credit/debit card. #Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian aged over 21. Children are only allowed to stay in private accommodations.