Backpackers

Backpackers

The Tweed is the easiest place to explore if you are travelling with a pack on your back.

Whether you’re a backpacker, flashpacker or just on a budget, the Tweed has a range of accommodation to suit you.

Choose from a wide range of options from shared dorms to private rooms and enjoy the vibrant community atmosphere you can only find in a  backpackers. Room types vary as do facilities, so it’s best to check out each individual venue before making a booking. In most cases, bathroom and kitchen facilities are shared and there are communal dining, kitchen and living areas.

As well as saving you money, hostels and backpacker accommodation are great ways to meet other travellers just like you.  You can trade stories or team up to tackle more Tweed adventures.

Many hostel and backpacker accommodation are near to those more out of the way places – like Wollumbin Mt Warning. There is a whole world of discovery out there so strap on your backpack, explore the Tweed and don’t forgot to have a yarn with our friendly locals, if you’re lucky they’ll share a secret or two with you.

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Cooly Sands Hostel 4
Coolangatta

Coolangatta Sands Hostel

The Coolangatta Sands Backpacker Hostel offers clean, safe, modern and affordable accommodation facilities. Located in the heart of Coolangatta and less than a kilometre to the famous Coolangatta Beach, it’s the perfect place to base yourself and explore the world-famous Gold Coast. Facilities include a fully equipped kitchen, spacious hot showers, TV lounge with DVD…

Komune Resort 1
Coolangatta

Komune Resort and Beach Club

Komune – Gold Coast, the new entertainment and accommodation hub for surfers and travelers who enjoy the beach lifestyle, opened on the Gold Coast on 28 February 2010. The resort overlooks the world famous Kirra and Greenmount beaches and is only meters away from some of Australia’s best surf breaks. The resort includes ten floors…

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Murwillumbah

Mt Warning Backpackers – YHA

This homely hostel has stunning views, riverside gardens, peaceful swimming and quirky decor. Free ice cream is served at 9pm to gather guests together for conversation, board games and planning the next day. The home was built in 1922 as a river captain’s home and the architecture and character has been maintained. However bright colours…

Sunset 1
Coolangatta

Sunset Strip

Why not escape from the ‘hustle and bustle’ of life and take a break in paradise. Sunset Strip is the perfect old fashioned, friendly and affordable getaway for everyone. Located in the heart of Coolangatta, Sunset Strip is in walking distance to picturesque beaches, entertainment and fine dining. Sunset Strip accommodation includes self-contained flats and…