Alice Springs YHA Backpackers Hostel

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    • Alice Springs YHA Exterior
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    • Alice Springs YHA Courtyard
    • Alice Springs YHA Pool
    • Alice Springs YHA Reception
    • Alice Springs YHA Family Room
    • Alice Springs YHA Backpacker Hostel - Communal Kitchen
    • Alice Springs Courtyard Day
    • Alice Springs YHA Dinning
    • Alice Springs Outback Quad Adventures
    • Alice Springs YHA Backpacker Hostel - Injalak Hil
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    • Alice Springs - Family Room
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    • Alice Springs - Multishare
  • Great accom. Lovely staff. Calm in the evening, no parties goimg on. It was a great stay. Would always come back.

    Rahel S. (March 2015)

    Very clean, lovely pool, felt very safe.

    Catherine H. (March 2015)

    Very well located.

    Lucie C. (February 2015)

    A good hostel for backpackers. A big plus is the large lockers in the rooms (a large backpack fits in it). The kitchen is well equipped, there is a pool and the shared bathrooms are good and clean.

    Eric v. (January 2015)

    A fun place to stay, very international. Great location,good friendly staff. I would have to pick YHA again for my future stays.

    Kevin W. (January 2015)

    Good hostel, right in the center of the city. Near shops, restaurants, bars, supermarkets etc. Big rooms and comfy beds, nice showers. Plenty of tours that they can arrange for you, good information about them and the city. Free storage room if y...

    PATRICIA T. (December 2014)

    Close to every thing in the town, fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff good service.

    Maiken P. (November 2014)

  • Alice Springs YHA is built within the grounds of an historic outdoor movie theatre, in a great location in the centre of this atmospheric outback town.

    Our hostel has a big outdoor movie screen showing movies nightly under the stars.

    All 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.

    Base yourself in this centrally located hostel and explore Australia’s famous outback.

    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.

  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Food Store
    • Games room
    • Internet
    • Swimming Pool
    • Television
    • Tour Desk     
  • Activities

    • 4WD Tours
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Horseriding
    • Hot Air Ballooning
    • Mountain Biking
    • National Park
    • Shopping
    • Wilderness
    • Wildlife
  • Things to do

    Alice Springs, an outback town full of character, is the capital of Australia's Red Centre.  
    • Explore the Western MacDonnell Ranges including Simpson's Gap, Standley Chasm, Glen Helen and Ormiston Gorge.  
    • Visit the Alice Springs Desert Park, School of the Air and the Royal Flying Doctor Service. 
    • Go camel riding and hot air ballooning. 
    • Alice Springs YHA Backpackers Hostel is the perfect stopover before exploring Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kings Canyon.


    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!

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