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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.
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)
Really lovely staff and great location.
Emily T. (November 2014)
Everything you want from a hostel. Ideal central location.
Glenys R. (October 2014)
Roommates turned out to be quite and did get to sleep without any disturbance. Staff was ok not as helpful as other YHA's. Could have been a little cleaner.
kathryn h. (October 2014)
It was a nice stay. If you're going on an early tour to Uluru you'll be able to get some sleep and the pool feels wonderful when you return. Sometimes it was difficult to catch the staff at the desk or on the phone and I would have liked to have been...
Christopher B. (October 2014)
It's the complete package: great location beside the Todd River and close by the mall and the bus terminal, tour booking desk with pickup right outside, good strength WiFi, good map of the town, clean dorms and hot showers, friendly staff who know th...
William R. (October 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.
Book the three-day Uluru-Kings Canyon-Kata Tjuta trip. Awesome.
Our most popular Red Centre Package! Stay at the most central backpackers in Alice Springs before departing on a fantastic 3 day tour, taking in the breathtaking highlights of the majestic Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.
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.
Ph: 1800 677 893 or (08) 8953 4800
Ph: 08 8952 9800
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)