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Alice Springs YHA
Cnr Parsons Street and Leichhardt Terrace
Alice Springs 0870
Phone: (+618) 8952 8855
Fax: (+618) 8952 4144
Manager: Roger Wileman
7am - 8.30pm
Arrival Time: After hours arrivals - ring for check-in details.
All long distance and tour coaches drop off and pick up close to the Alice Springs YHA Backpackers Hostel.
2km to station from the hostel. Regular 'Ghan' services available to and from Adelaide, and on to Darwin. Town shuttle bus to hostel $9 per person.
15 km to airport. Airport shuttle is operated by Alice Wanderer shuttle service and costs $12.00 each way.
Shuttle Bus - $9 to/from train.
Angela M. (November 2013)
staff were most helpful the hostel is in a great spot very convenient to the city of Alice when i come back ill come back to this hostel. it was great. thumbs up !!!
Great receptionists, bunch of nice young people. Not much to do in Alice, but the hostel was great.
Mark F. (October 2013)
close to the mall and most things.
but great just to stay by the pool.
Gavin D. (October 2013)
I enjoyed my stay at YHA.
Chris K. (October 2013)
Totally central - walking distance to features, food and facilities is important in hot weather! Sitting behind fence, looking out at gum trees and 'river' is very relaxing. Ablutions block is newly painted and very clean. Kitchen spacious, clean and...
Andrea M. (October 2013)
If you're looking for a change of pace in a friendly, laid-back, but still efficient community-based environment, this is the place! Spacious, relaxed, convenient, this YHA is in the heart of the charming town of Alice, yet right on the doorstep to t...
Bonnie C. (September 2013)
Hostel was nice. Good mix of people from all ages. Nice pool area. Good location. Most of the staff were super friendly but the manager was a bit grumpy with the guests and especially his staff. He keeps a tight ship though and sometimes that's best....
Nathan W. (August 2013)
Very helpful and friendly staff!
Yutaka U. (August 2013)
i have never had as wonderful of an experience at a hostel as the one i had at the alice yha. truly the best hostel i have ever had the pleasure of staying with.the staff was accommodating, professional, and very kind to me during my stay.the facilit...
Kyle A. (August 2013)
Alice Springs YHA Backpackers Hostel is built within the grounds of an historic outdoor movie theatre, in a great location in the centre of this atmospheric outback town. The hostel has a big outdoor movie screen showing movies nightly under the stars. All hostel rooms are air conditioned, and there is a BBQ, swimming pool and tour desk offering a full range of discount backpacker tours to see the West MacDonnell Ranges, Ayers Rock and Kings Canyon.
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival.
Read about the hostel's rich history.
Alice History Board
Enjoy outdoor movies at night on the hostel's big screen. Try one of several restaurants, including Bojangles or the Overlander Steakhouse, with menus that offer camel, emu, crocodile and kangaroo, among more traditional dishes. Backpackers who want to check-in back home should visit Bojangles, which has a live streaming webcam! Alternatively, grab some take-away and dine under a thousand stars!
Ayers Rock 450km SW
Darwin is 1500km N
500 metres from the hostel.
Make use of the hostels staff, full of knowledge and good advice. Can book tours, recommend places to eat, fix the internet etc.. Hop on Hop bus no longer runs, but all the main features are walkable.
A comfortable camping safari for all including Ayers Rock, the Olgas, Kings Canyon, Mereenie Loop Track, Western MacDonnell Ranges and much more!
Our most popular Red Centre Package!!!
Stay at the most central backpackers in Alice Springs with less then a minute walk to the centre of town. Depart on a fantastic 3 day tour, taking in the breathtaking highlights of the majestic Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.
10% discount on all tours.
Ph: 08 8953 0697
20% off Adult Precinct Pass
Ph: 08 8951 1120
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)