Cool Bananas Hostel Agnes Water

Come & join the bunch!!

Welcome to Cool Bananas

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…the friendliest hostel on the Australian East Coast. We pride ourselves on ensuring our guests feel as if they in a ‘home away from home’ while enjoying the tropical surroundings. Cool Bananas Hostel Agnes Water & Town of 1770 is located in the most northerly surf point in Queensland and is surrounded by incredible national parks as well as being a short boat journey from the spectacular Southerly Great Barrier Reef island of Lady Musgrave.

We are a 5 minute walk from shops and beaches. The magical town of 1770 is 5 minute drive from our hostel. 

If you are looking for some adventure? We have surfing, kayaking, reef tours, bike hires, and much more is possible from our hostel.


Are you in search of a relaxing place to unwind? There is an amazing selection of beautiful bush walks and secluded beaches right on our door step.

Come and Join the bunch at Cool Bananas and find some of the best kept secrets and Tours on the East Coast of Australia.


You don't have to be bananas to be part of the bunch.... just helps just helps

Our Family

This family owned and run hostel has an 80 Bed Capacity with the reputation for being one of the friendliest and cleanest hostels on the East Coast. Cool Bananas is definitely a home away from home. Lush and tropical gardens, clean amenities, and helpful and friendly staff, make Cool Bananas a must stay while in Agnes Water. Resident surf instructor takes guests for daily lessons to a magnificent beach only minutes from the front door.

A 5 minute walk to beach and all services including post office, supermarkets, pharmacy, doctors, dentist plus many boutiques, restaurants and cafes.

Finding Us

  • If you are arriving with The Greyhound Coach our shuttle bus will come and collect you,  Just look out for the dancing bananas @the bus stop!!
    Check Greyhound time tables here
  • Premier Buses arrive 25km outside of town at Finger Board Road, There is a privately run local shuttle bus service that will bring you to our hostel. ($20 pp each way).

    `if you are arriving by Premier bus please let us know and we will organise the shuttle and make your bed for you!

    Check Bus Time Tables

    South Bound

     North Bound 

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