Backpackers and Youth hostels
Backpacker hostels are becoming more common, modern and comfortable accommodation in Australia. They are generally the first choice for those living in Australia on a tight budget: count around 25-35 AUD per nightin the dormitory, and upwards of $70 AUD for a double bedroom. Backpackers attract great numbers of Working Holiday Visa and gap year travellers, with their on-site Job Centre.Make sure you book several days in advance to ensure availability. In high season and during school holidays, Christmas and New Year, it’s worth booking several months in advance. Do note that prices can easily double in tourist regions during high season.
Base Backpackers Australia
BASE Backpacker Hostels are a revolution in beds, bars and entertainment. Base hostels are specially designed for the modern day global travellers, with state of the art facilities, superior comfort and friendly services. Most of them also have travel agentsto assist travellers with booking accommoation, social activities and a Job Center. Base hostels can be found in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Airlie Beach & Magnetic Island, with more Base Mates around the country.
Where to party?Every BASE hostel has its own bar where theme-parties, karaoke nights and open-mike nights are organised, as well as social events such as barbecues on the roof terrace. Don't miss the monthly Base Magnetic Island FULL MOON PARTYon the beach!
Exclusive to Base is ' The Sanctuary', an innovative & luxurious 'girls only' floor with high quality facilities, safety and home comforts including FREE Shampoo and Conditioner.
Rent a flat or find a flatshare in Sydney
Whether you are looking to work or travel around a particular area in Australia, why not rent short term furnished flats and make the place feel more like home!
- This accommodation in Australia is ideal for travellers who are hoping to work while abroad. Furnished properties offer comfortable crash pads at great prices, in addition to alleviating the stress of finding somewhere to stay.
- - International students will find it easy to make friends by living in shared furnished accommodation
- - Travellers looking for a more social atmosphere while living in Australia would be better suited to larger furnished houseshares
- Ideal for those who love the city vibe and a more lively scene, with two bedroom apartments available from $840 per week in Sydney centre!
- Choose the type of accommodation that suits your needs!
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Camping in Australia
Camping is certainly the most economical solution as far as accommodation in Australia is concerned, and you should generally budget for around $10 AUD per night for a campervan, even less if you are pitching a tent. Wherever you are, campsites today are very well equipped (bathroom, kitchen and sometimes even a swimming pool) and generally well maintained. It’s often possible for those camping in Australia to rent a cabin or a mobile-home onsite too. Since campsites are generally located outside town, it’s best if you have your own means of transport if you opt for camping Australia (a campervan is ideal). To reserve a pitch at a campsite, you should contact the local Tourist Office, Conservation Department or Forest Rangers. Car and camper van hire companies generally provide a specialised guide with addresses and contact details of campsites nationally (or sites within the state).