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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.
Hostel right in the middle of town - plenty of space and friendly atmosphere - four bedded rooms don't feel overcrowded - very clean
Stuart M. (April 2014)
This is my favourite YHA hostel and I have stayed there on several occassions. Unlike many of the other hostels in Alice it is right in the centre of town and the staff and facilities are great plus it has the unique addition of nightly free outdoor ...
Peter F. (March 2014)
Kitchen was well organized and clean. Nice living area and outside facilities with a pool. Only 2 outlets for charging in the room. Individual lights at each bed added convenience. No charge for left luggage.
Yolanda W. (March 2014)
This place is in a really good location and pool and kitchen are great. I definitely recommend it!!
Jenny T. (March 2014)
Enjoyed my 9 day stay. Atmosphere sociable but not noisy. The bike hire was good for getting around town.
Robert P. (March 2014)
Nice, quiet and fairly clean hostel. Location is excellent, right in the center of the town!
Minna S. (March 2014)
beutiful location,friiendly staff,definatly going to return
skully M. (March 2014)
Communal areas are very good and well equipped.
Barbara H. (March 2014)
Amy the Warden was particularly helpful and caring. We had a wonderful experience at Alice Springs YHA!
Diane W. (February 2014)
Great hostel. In the centre of Alice Spring so really easy to visit town from it. The room, bathroom and common place are really clean and nice. You have a full bathroom for yourself witch is convenient. You have to pay extra for wifi but it's really...
Céline T. (February 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.
Save up and go for a balloon flight
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.
10% discount on all tours.
Ph: 08 8953 0697
Ph: 08 8952 9800
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)