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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first hostel experience and I was really impressed. Great location, friendly staff, nice room, excellent kitchen facilities & clean and tidy bathroom with good showers. Wifi wasn't the best in the communal area so I paid for the premium service. Overall I enjoyed my stay & would recommend this hostel to others :-)

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Thank Julie I
Millington, New Jersey
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying in a terrible hostel in Cairns just days before my stay, I very much enjoyed my time at YHA. The rooms were clean, the people were down to earth, and the customer service was stellar. What more can you ask for? On top of that they had a great pool which is amazing especially in the intense Outback... More 

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Thank William S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hostel in good location. Rooms are bit chilly because of the AC but better that than super hot. Everything is clean and bathrooms are really good! Internet is quite slow but I would definitely stay again.

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Thank Siiri T
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place, awesome kitchen, swimming pool is heavenly and general facilities are all good. Rooms are kinda small but they're all good, as are the private bathrooms. Baggage storage is secure too if you're on tour!

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Thank Tom W
Epernay, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 6 month there as I was working in Alice Springs. Awesome place to stay for a while very large kitchen to Cook easely , bathroom are just perfect for a backpack you've got your own space with toilet and shower. Not too big so easy to meet people.. very well located. One bad point would be the freewifi which... More 

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Thank Alice L
Braunschweig, Germany
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The hostel itself is pretty good. Clean, good kitchen. The rooms i stayed in were also nice. The staff could have been a bit more friendly and when i was trying to book the kangaroo Sanctuary tour here, they had no idea how to do that and i had to do it myself.

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Thank Lionheart92
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Cozy room with lockers. The showers are decent and clean. There is a spacious lounge for wifi usage and the hostel do charge for premium wifi usage that can be used in the comfort of your hostel room. The staff are helpful and friendly too.

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Thank Png N
Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place was decent for a hostel, It's in a historical building that used to be a movie theater. The best parts were the central location and the friendly staff. You could be on the Todd Mall in 1 minute. The staff is so nice and the guy at reception was really helpful. You can book a bunch of tours... More 

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

The hostel is very well located, its quite spacious has a big kitchen & lounge. The outdoor are has a nice projector where they cast movies. There is a big sitting area. The rooms & the toilets were generally clean but they could be better.The staff could also be more friendly overall.

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Thank Amit G
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great hostel in Alice springs! The rooms are comfortable and have lockers! My only complaint is that the curtains did not cover the whole window therefore you got light through early in the morning. Bathrooms were super clean and nice. On the night I was there they had a movie showing in the courtyard. Located a 2 mins walk from... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique and friendly hostel located in an historic former outdoor movie theatre. Right in the centre of town, close to transport, shops and sights. Multi share, twin/double and family rooms available. Kitchen, laundry, pool and free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alice Springs YHA

Address: Cnr Parsons Street and Leichhardt Terrace, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
Price Range: $26 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alice Springs YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“I recommend the private rooms although the premium wifi doesnt work as good in them (theyre on the second floor)”
 of 5 bubbles Magellan1492, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be careful when you venture out at night i was chased down by some guys asking me for money.”
 of 5 bubbles 265amitg, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“First floor not suggested!!”
 of 5 bubbles lucianoferro61, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“clean for a hostel, haven't heard anything about bad rooms”
 of 5 bubbles LLCLars, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in Room 18, right next to showers/toilet & more importantly next to the kitchen so could get free wifi in bed.”
 of 5 bubbles SalJackPops, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
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