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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.
Great hostel, great staff
Janine P. (September 2014)
Hi, We really enjoyed our stay at Alice Springs for 6 nights recently. Parking opposite was handy. The kitchen was great as was the atmosphere with friendly staff all round and interesting travellers and people to talk with. The showers were clean...
Victoria M. (September 2014)
thank you YHA once again. a welcome oasis in the centre of things. comfortable, accessible and value for money
paula s. (September 2014)
Had a nice stay here, brilliant location as it's within walking distance of everything! Would definitely recommend as a stopping point for Uluru and everything Red Centre! Staff were extremely friendly and helpful.
Zoe F. (August 2014)
Very nice stay. Peaceful, clean, good staff, I only stayed overnight but it was great. - The bunk beds did not sqeak!! Good quality!!
Joan F. (August 2014)
Never had a problem and friendly people all the time. it was a pleasure being there.
Brian P. (August 2014)
Nice hostel at good location
Wendy G. (August 2014)
I loved my stay. All fantastic, 3 minor exceptions
hot water in some of the showers poor sometimes
kitchen facilities sometimes not cleaned up (other guests not washing their dishes, not the fault of staff)
and somethings not advised of - individ...
heather h. (August 2014)
Very comfortable beds! Friendly and helpful staff.
Jean R. (July 2014)
Romantic place, modern building, comfortably assembled and well maintained. Strongly dedicated management and staff which honors the original Youth Hostel idea. Pleasant atmosphere.
We had a family room. Our stay at ASP YHA compared favorably with A...
Martin G. (July 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.
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!
500 metres from the hostel.
Hiking the Larapinta Trail is highly recommended
Get an indepth view of the Red Centre as you explore the must see sights. Learn about Aboriginal culture as you visit Palm Valley, Western MacDonnell Ranges, Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon and of course Uluru itself.
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.
$12 entry to Araluen Cultural Precinct on presentation of valid member card.
Ph: 08 8951 1120
10% discount on all tours.
Ph: 08 8953 0697
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)