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Adelaide Central YHA

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    Adelaide Central YHA - Three Storey Mural
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    Adelaide Central YHA - Double Room - with TV
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    Adelaide Central YHA - Weekly Ping Pong Comps
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    Adelaide Central YHA - Large Well Equipped Kitchen
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    Adelaide Central YHA - TV Movie Room

Adelaide Central YHA

Check out our weekly and monthly deals under our SPECIALS tab and save*

Great deals: Book a bed for just $25/night for stays between 24 February and 31 May 2020 through the app. This offer is exclusive to the YHA Australia app (download now). 

Adelaide Central YHA hostel is located overlooking a leafy square in the CBD, just a short walk to the city’s favourite Adelaide Central Market, Adelaide Oval, small bars and live music venues, Rundle Mall and with easy access to the nearby Adelaide Hills, Glenelg Beach and renowned Wine Regions.

Save money on transport, tours, and experiences with our exclusive YHA deals. Book online before you arrive!

Shared Dorms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers, & air conditioning 
  • Access to communal kitchen & games room
  • Access to BBQ, movies, & social area

Option up:

  • $12 car parking

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Wi-Fi & air conditioning 
  • Access to communal kitchen & games room
  • Access to BBQ, movies, & social area

Option up:

  • Ensuites, TV, Tea & coffee
  • $12 car parking


  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout the entire hostel
  • Air conditioning
  • Great communal kitchen
  • Huge lounge/dining/social area
  • Barbeque
  • Disabled Access
  • Games room
  • Internet/E-mail
  • Parking
  • Reading room
  • Television
  • Tour Desk
  • Movies available
  • Luggage storage
  • Groups room
  • Conference room


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2 Day Kangaroo Island Tour

Experience the best of Kangaroo Island's stunning coastline, unique wildlife and acclaimed local hotspots on this small group adventure tour. YHA MUST DO!
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1 Day Barossa Valley Wine Tour

A day of wine tasting and gourmet pizzas in the world famous Barossa Valley wine region. Visit small, boutique wineries, whos wine is only available at their cellar door!
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Adelaide to Alice Springs 6-day Rock Patrol

See the best sights between Adelaide and Alice Springs. Flinders Ranges, Coober Pedy, Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.

More About Adelaide Central YHA

Cook for yourself in the fully set up kitchen or head out and find out why Adelaide has an amazing reputation for festivals, fine food and wine of the country.

Check out our SPECIAL DEALS

NOW FREE at Adelaide’s favourite backpacker hostel:

*WiFi - that's right, free WiFi for all guests throughout the entire hostel.

*Pancakes - every morning - yum!

*Cool activities - ping pong competitions, walking tours, pub nights and more.

* $5 Hostel Dinners - Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays - BARGAIN!

*We also provide free linen.

*Free luggage and bike storage.

*Free bikes Adelaide - thanks to the City of Adelaide, available in locations all over the city.

Making new friends in a multishare room or relaxing in the privacy of your own private room with friends and family – all ensuite rooms now include TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The spacious, well designed lounge, dining and social area overlooks a beautiful park making it one of the best backpackers accommodation in the city.

Adelaide Central YHA’s friendly, helpful staff are very keen to help you have the best time possible in this city and can also assist you with your tour and travel bookings beyond.

Book a room at Adelaide Central YHA, experience our excellent facilities and hang out with our friendly local staff.

Make Adelaide your starting point for amazing unique adventures like:


96% customer rating, based on 7534 reviews
  • The place was great! Staff were friendly and helpful and it was clean!
    Karla M 22/03/2020
  • I highly recommend this place! So clean, friendly staff, great atmosphere and comfortable beds. The location is A1.
    Sal E 20/03/2020
  • the best cost-effective hostel you'll find in the city
    Alfredo G 20/03/2020
  • Great location in the city. Handy to north/south tram, Coles & the Central Market
    Roger S 19/03/2020
  • Clean and good to stay. Common space is big and comfortable. We can use locker that has key.
    Natsuki M 17/03/2020
  • Nice hostel, walkable to the city centre, rooms are okay.
    Franziska K 16/03/2020
  • I’ve stayed in many YHA hostels over the last 20 years and still haven’t had a complaint. Great place!
    Peter W 16/03/2020
  • Very large, comfortable common areas. Camilla was terrific in helping us book excursions.
    Sandra M 16/03/2020
  • Great Hostel If you stay in Adelaide. Very Clean. The kitchen is amazing!!
    Tobias N 14/03/2020
  • Clean spacious excellent
    Julianne M 11/03/2020
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Address: 135 Waymouth Street
State: SA, 5000
Phone: (+618) 8414 3010
Hostel Manager: Anna Cornelisse
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours

Check in from 1:00pm daily
Check out until 10:00am daily
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