Welcome to Cool Bananas
Set amongst lush tropical surroundings, Cool Bananas Accommodation is located near Agnes Water and the Town of 1770 on the most northerly surf point in Queensland. Set between two incredible national parks as well as being a short boat journey to the stunning Lady Musgrave Island of the Great Barrier Reef.
We are a 5-minute walk from shops, restaurants and beaches.
Looking for adventure? Try surfing, kayaking, reef tours, turtle tours and bike & scooter hire.
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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.
Our 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. Helpful and friendly staff make Cool Bananas a must stay while in Agnes Water.
Don’t forget to ask about surf lessons with Gnarly Tours.
You don't have to be bananas to be part of the bunch....
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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!!
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!
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Stayed for a week longer than we planned because of how well we were looked after. All i wanted to do was surf and not only were we helped, we... read more
I was there for 2 nights in October and due to restrictions and border closures, there were not many people. So, I got total interaction with staff and mostly got... read more
Had the best stay a cool bananas, loved the relax vibe of the hostel, the staff was very friendly and the lovely owners who welcomed me so well really made... read more
I planned to stay 2 days and I’m still here, its very clean and comfy and the owners are really nice, they take us surfing. Its a great place to... read more
The best hostel in Australia!! Super chilled vibe, friendly staff, the owners are very involved and helpful. They took me down to Springs beach for a surf because I didn't... read more
I love this place. Such wonderful staff members, nice and clean hostel and big rooms. You’ll get the feeling of a warm and welcoming atmosphere in an instant. Enjoy your... read more
Hey I went with my friend's in this hostel and it was not nice it has a lot of rules and they are very strict with it. The manager's were... read more
I intended to stay in Cool Bananas for 1 day, 1 day turned into a few days, a few days turned into 3 weeks. The hostel, Linda and Cary (the... read more
I came to Cool Bananas on a recommendation from a fellow traveller and she was totally right! I only stayed 6 days but while I was there I really felt... read more