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VIP Backpackers Discount Card




Where can I buy VIP Membership?

At your VIP hostel, favourite backpacker travel agent or online at Note;  delivery when ordering online can take up to 4 weeks. If after 4 weeks your VIP membership kit has not arrived please drop us an email at

Who should I contact if I have any questions about a hostel?

You should contact the hostel directly with any inquiries. You can however check out the prices and availability online, just go to the section ‘Book a bed’ and type in the dates and search for the area where you want to go. You will be provided with a list of the VIP Hostels in that area, their prices and if they got availability.

If you’re a VIP Member, don’t forget to login so you can see your VIP discount price!

What does the worldwide kit include?

The worldwide VIP kits includes all the great value of the Australian VIP kit except your guidebook contains all 1200 VIP hostels across 89 countries. In addition to the guidebook you will also receive a VIP Member International Discount Card, An Australian SIM Card, an International Calling Card and a practical PVC wallet to protect your documents.

I can't register my card?

Make sure you double check the membership number on your VIP Backpackers Card carefully. If you still can not register your card please email use at With all cards you will get a $0 booking fee and VIP discounted rate if you sign in with the membership number and your e-mail address in the top right corner before you book a bed.

I have an old VIP card - Is this still valid?

Yes. You will still get a VIP discount with our 1200 hostels worldwide if you flash our old card. Also, if you sign in with the membership number and your e-mail address in the top right corner before you book a bed you will still get your $0 booking fee and a VIP discounted rate.  

How old do you have to be eligible for a VIP Membership?

There are no age restricts to being a VIP Member. You can be as young or old as you want to be a VIP Member. Everyone can save money & do more with the International Discount Card. Though, many VIP hostels & suppliers may have minimum age requirements. So, if you are unsure please contact the provider directly before booking.

I forgot my login details, how can I find out what they are?

The login details are the membership number printed on your card and the e-mail address you entered when you registered the card online. If you have forgotten what  e-mail address please let us know at so that we can fnd out for you. 

How do I activate my VIP Member International Discount Card?

Go to the My Account tab and click on 'Register your card' and follow the instructions.