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  • Getting here by train


    Interstate trains arrive at Keswick Station in Adelaide, only 90 kms from the Port Elliot Beach House Hostel.

    Getting here by bus

    Only 400m to the bus stop, Stateliner buses arrive in Port Elliot (on the Fleurieu Peninsula) from Adelaide 4 times daily from Monday to Friday, twice on Saturdays and once on Sundays. Travel time is approximately 1.5-2 hours.

    Nearest airport

    Interstate and international planes arrive at Adelaide Airport, 90km from the Port Elliot Beach House Hostel.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Horseshoe Bay
    • Fleurieu Peninsula
    • Boomer Beach
    • Southern Fleurieu Historical Museum
    • Harbourmaster's Walking Trail

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Flying Fish Cafe 
    • McLaren Vale Wine Region
    • Hot Air Balloon Rides
    • Whale Watching Tours
    • Goolwa Wharf Markets
    • Harbourmaster's Walking Trail
    • Encounter Marine Park
    Find us...
    Address 13 The Strand
    Port Elliot, SA 5212
    Email portelliot@yha.com.au
    Phone (08) 8554 1885
    Hostel Manager Richard and Anthea Gilroy
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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  • Port Elliot YHA

    Winner of 2015 Best Rated Medium YHA Backpacker's Hostel as voted by guests

    Great Port Elliot Beach House Accommodation! 

    Port Elliot Beach House YHA, on South Australia's spectacular Fleurieu Peninsula, is in a breezy, historic building. It offers very comfortable budget accommodation, with shared dorms, double/twin and family rooms.

    The hostel has 270-degree views and the beach is just a short stroll across the road.

    A self-catering kitchen and spacious lounge/dining area provide plenty of options for relaxing, unwinding and breathing in the sea air.

    **NEW ENSUITE ROOMS - Due to popular demand, we've gotten busy and are now offering FIVE sparkly new ensuited private rooms - making paradise even more comfortable!

    • Lovely quiet location, friendly and welcoming staff. Private room very clean ad cosy with sea view. Clean kitchen and common areas, highly recommended.
      97%
      Simona A November 2016
    • Wonderful location .. beautiful coastal views .. excellent service!
      100%
      Eileen M December 2016
    • A fabulous location and a lovely old building that has been sensitively and appropriately modernised. Excellent service and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay
      100%
      Anne R October 2016
    • Location, interior, staff, facilities are all very good. Nice atmosphere with a pretty view on the beach. They even have a little garden you can take from!
      100%
      Lisa J October 2016
    • Helpful service, clean and pleasant accommodation and friendly staff.
      97%
      Les M December 2016
    • A warm, clean heritage environment at a perfect location.
      100%
      Kerryn L December 2016
    • Nice quiet hostel with great views comfortable beds and outdoor space. Thank you.
      100%
      Margaret S September 2016
    852 customers have rated this hostel

    Accommodation

    Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Video

    Activities

    • 4WD tours
    • Beach
    • Bird Watching
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Flying
    • Swimming
    • Whale Watching
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    Find us...
    Address 13 The Strand
    Port Elliot, SA 5212
    Email portelliot@yha.com.au
    Phone (08) 8554 1885
    Hostel Manager Richard and Anthea Gilroy
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year
    Reception

    8:30am to 12:30pm and 4:00pm to 7:30pm

    If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

    Check in from 4:00pm daily
    Check out until 10:00am daily
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    Things to do in Port Elliot

    Wander across the road from your comfy Port Elliot Beach House hostel accommodation to the beautiful Port Elliot beach, where you can surf, swim, kayak, or just relax!

    Spend hours whale-watching (winter months), go bike riding, explore the towns of Port Elliot and Victor Harbor, try sky-diving or ballooning!

    Take a daytrip to the McLaren Vale wine and produce region, or enjoy a meal at the beach-front Flying Fish Café.

    Heading to Kangaroo Island?  Port Elliot is just one hour's drive to the ferry and a great place to recharge your batteries before exploring the amazing island wilderness.

    Meet the locals at one of several fantastic pubs or restaurants, only a short walk from your Port Elliot Beach House accommodation. Meanwhile, the 'bright lights' of Victor Harbor nightlife is just a 10-minute drive or taxi ride away.

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    FREE things to do in Port Elliot
    1. Have a swim in the crystal clear waters of Port Elliot's pristine sandy beaches.
    2. Take a stroll along the esplanade and keep an eye out for whales.
    3. Enjoy great views on the harbour walk or the Port Elliot to Horseshoe Bay coastal track.
    4. Catch a local band at Hotel Elliot, just a 4 minute walk from Port Elliot YHA.
    5. The views from our front balcony are magical - don't miss seeing millions of stars on a clear night, or for the early risers, a beautiful morning sunrise.