This property is a 6-minute walk from the beach. Guests at Caloundra Backpackers have access to 2 modern kitchens. The courtyard garden includes BBQ facilities.

Caloundra City Backpackers Hostel offers quiet and relaxed budget accommodations, just a 5-minute walk from Bulcock Beach. The shops and cafes of Caloundra are a 2-minute walk away. It is a 15-minute walk from Kings Beach.

Guests can enjoy the hostel BBQ nights which are held on a regular basis. Other amenities include laundry facilities and a book exchange. There is a TV room with Netflix, HDMI connection options and a DVD player.

Each room has a pedestal fan, and private rooms with an private bathroom are available.

Limited on-site car parking and off-street parking are available.

This is our guests' favorite part of Caloundra, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

Caloundra Backpackers has been welcoming guests since Feb 6, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Caloundra, this property has an excellent location score of 8.2!

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Caloundra Backpackers

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Golden Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,350 feet from property
  • Bulcock Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1,900 feet from property
  • Kings Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    4,300 feet from property
  • Moffat Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Dickey Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Shelly Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar
    0 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Pacific Ocean
    0.6 miles
  • Lake Currimundi Lake
    3.7 miles
  • Mountain Australia Zoo
    10.6 miles
  • Mountain Glasshouse Mountains
    18.6 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Golden Beach
    1,350 feet
  • Bulcock Beach
    1,900 feet
  • Kings Beach
    4,300 feet
  • Moffat Beach
    1.4 miles
  • Dicky Beach
    1.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Sunshine Coast Maroochydore Airport
    13.9 miles
  • Brisbane Airport
    40.2 miles
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Amenities of Caloundra Backpackers
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Beach
  • Bikes available (free)
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Game room
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Adults only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Caloundra Backpackers takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.


The entrance to the property is closed between 9:30 PM and 6:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Caloundra Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Caloundra Backpackers of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Caloundra Backpackers

  • The nearest beach is 1,650 feet from Caloundra Backpackers.

  • Check-in at Caloundra Backpackers is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Caloundra Backpackers is 0.7 miles from the center of Caloundra.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Caloundra Backpackers by:

    • Car 30min

  • The prices at Caloundra Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Caloundra Backpackers offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Darts
    • Bikes available (free)
    • Beach