The Hostel


Our large deck is truly what makes Banana Benders so special. After a long day of sightseeing, it is the perfect place to relax and socialise with your fellow travelers. Enjoy your dinner and a cold beer while watching the sunset over Mt Cootha and the trendy suburb of Paddington.



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.


Entertainment Room

Need a break from sightseeing? Choose from over 500+ movies to watch on our large widescreen TV or select a book from our book exchange.



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

  • 4-bed dorms from $23/night
  • dorm beds from $18/night
  • Relaxed and friendly atmosphere
  • Central Location
  • Full kitchen
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Featured Deals

Week in 4-Bed Dorm + Wifi


Book and pay for 7 nights upfront to get our special weekly rate plus free WiFi

Week in Private Double/Twin + Wifi


Book and pay upfront a great price for 7 nights + bonus free WiFi

3 Days in 4-Bed Mixed Dorm


Book and pay for 3 nights upfront to get our special rate. Available Monday - Thursday Night.

3 Days in Private Double/Twin


Book and pay for 3 nights upfront to get our special 3 Day rate