Unusual Hostels in Perth, Australia Every Backpackers Should Know About

Perth is one of Australia’s most vibrant cities, and its hostels perfectly encapsulate its quirky vibe. If you’re looking for an affordable yet unique place to spend the night, these three unusual hostels are your best bet.

The Witch’s Hat

The name of this hostel is enough to draw you in. Despite its budget-friendly prices, there’s something instantly classy about The Witch’s Hat, because it’s housed in a beautiful historical building, dating all the way back to 1897.

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The Old Swan Barracks

Speaking of beautiful old buildings, this hostel is best known for its romantic fortress appearance. Its limestone exterior is there for a reason—this hostel was built on premises of barracks that were built by the British army in 1896.

Billabong Backpackers Resort

Perth will feel like a tropical paradise if you decide to book a stay at this hostel. In addition to offering an outdoor swimming pool and a beach volleyball court, Billabong Backpackers Resort is a great place to meet new people thanks to the amazing parties they often throw.