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Featured Hostels in Adelaide

Glenelg Beach Hostel
2 out of 5
1-7 Moseley Street, Glenelg, SA
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Located in Glenelg, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Jetty Road, Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Jetty. Brighton Beach and West Beach are also within 3 miles ...

3.9/5Good! (75 reviews)

"Girl checking me in was below par. No one showed me round to anything. At night you have to use the back stairs to get into your room, if your watching tv, but i hadnt been shown were they were. She didnt tell me anything - just gave me the keys and thats it. Bed was comfy, sheets clean, lots of ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb. 2020

Glenelg Beach Hostel
Adelaide Travellers Inn - Hostel
2.5 out of 5
220 Hutt Street Adelaide SA, (Backpacker/Hostel), Adelaide, SA
The price is AU$50 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Himeji Gardens, Adelaide Central Market and University of Adelaide. Victoria ...

3.2/5 (63 reviews)

"The staff are the best thing about this place and why I keep coming back. The cleanliness though could be improved"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Adelaide Travellers Inn - Hostel
Adelaide Central YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
135 Waymouth Street, Adelaide, SA
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The price is AU$79 per night from 18 Nov. to 19 Nov.

Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Westpac House, Adelaide Central Market and Victoria Square. Rundle Mall ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (171 reviews)

"The *free* breakfast offer was splendid, with a different staffer cooking up pancakes each morning - I brought watermelon to put on mine. Contrast with the baking I did myself... it's just good to have experienced hands getting it done! A shower had really low flow one morning, but I discovered it ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2020

Adelaide Central YHA - Hostel

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Hostel 109 Flashpackers
2 out of 5
109 Carrington Street, Adelaide, SA
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The price is AU$75 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Adelaide Central Market and Victoria Square. Rundle Mall and University ...

4.1/5Very Good! (44 reviews)

"Close to public transport & most sights. Sharing room with noisy Males SNORING all night."…"

Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2020

Hostel 109 Flashpackers
Port Adelaide Backpackers
2 out of 5
24 Nile St, Port Adelaide, SA
The price is AU$50 per night from 22 Oct. to 23 Oct.

Located in Port Adelaide, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of South Australian Maritime Museum and Australian Museum of Childhood. Semaphore Jetty and ...

3.5/5Good! (49 reviews)
A good place to stay

"Nice, clean, 30 min walking from beach"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Port Adelaide Backpackers
Blue Galah Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
Level 1, 62 King William Street, Adelaide, SA
The price is AU$60 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of State Library of South Australia and Adelaide Oval. Adelaide Botanic ...

3.2/5 (16 reviews)

"Good place and good location with a friendly staff and one bar available on the balcony. Clean and tidy. Unfortunate my room was close to the bar and it's so loud the week end till 2 a.m that it's not possibe to sleep."…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov. 2018

Blue Galah Backpackers Hostel
Tequila Sunrise Hostel (Adelaide)
2 out of 5
123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide, SA
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Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Adelaide Town Hall, Victoria Square and Adelaide Central Market. Rundle ...

3.7/5Good! (54 reviews)
What a gem, just stay here

"Great staff and location, you will struggle to do better than this place in Adelaide"…"

Reviewed on 19 Apr. 2020

Tequila Sunrise Hostel (Adelaide)
Backpack Oz - Hostel
2.5 out of 5
144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, SA
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Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Victoria Square, Rundle Mall and Adelaide Central Market. Adelaide Oval ...

3.9/5Very Good! (98 reviews)
Nice place

"Comfortable clean and tidy single room in the centre of the city. Staff were really helpful."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2020

Backpack Oz - Hostel
McLaren Vale Backpackers
2 out of 5
106 Main Road, McLaren Vale, SA
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Located in McLaren Vale, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Maxwell Wines, Tapestry Wines and Primo Estate. D'Arenberg Wines and Wirra Wirra Vineyards are ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Great stay, everything I needed, clean, staff are always helpful, I'm back again for one night per week"…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep. 2017

McLaren Vale Backpackers
Adelaide Travellers Inn Hindley Street
268 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA
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Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Adelaide Health & Medical Sciences Building, Royal Adelaide ...

Adelaide Travellers Inn Hindley Street
The Guesthouse - Hostel
2.5 out of 5
144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, SA
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Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Victoria Square, Rundle Mall and Adelaide Central Market. University ...

3.8/5Good! (61 reviews)

"I liked the offer to stay in the common room and kitchen after I had checked out. There was a severe heatwave at the time. I was grateful for this. Also, I found the accommodation clean although basic with aircon and TV, free WiFi and the bed was comfortable. New pillows would be good."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2019

The Guesthouse - Hostel
My Place & Adelaide Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
257 Waymouth Street, Adelaide, SA
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Located in Adelaide Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Lion Arts Centre, Royal Adelaide Hospital and Adelaide Central Market. ...

3/5 (2 reviews)

"If I had known that my room was going to be directly across from the reception desk, I'd have paid an extra $15 and stayed in a hotel instead of here. I booked this accommodation so that I could enjoy a rare night out with friends in the city (I currently reside three hours from the city) and was ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Dec. 2018

My Place & Adelaide Backpackers Hostel
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Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites

Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites

4.5 out of 5
16 Holdfast Promenade Glenelg, Glenelg, SA
The price is AU$149 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.
4.2/5Excellent! (2,262 reviews)

"Very well appointed with comfortable furnishings and very comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites
iStay Precinct Adelaide

iStay Precinct Adelaide

4.5 out of 5
185 Morphett Street, Adelaide, SA
The price is AU$116 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.
4.1/5Very Good! (2,289 reviews)

"Loved staying here. Has all the amenities you need and great views!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct. 2020

iStay Precinct Adelaide
InterContinental Adelaide

InterContinental Adelaide

5 out of 5
North Terrace, Adelaide, SA
The price is AU$166 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.
4.4/5Wonderful! (952 reviews)

"Location perfect and staff highly professional. Many eateries within walking distance and Adelaide Oval so close."…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep. 2020

InterContinental Adelaide
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Adelaide?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for sightseeing. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the natural parks create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of different forms, but all of them have a few qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social environment and shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms).
What are the best hostels in Adelaide?
Based on reviews from our guests, these Adelaide hostels are some of the most popular ones: Adelaide Travellers Inn - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free parking, a shared/communal kitchen and free bike hire. Rooms come with TVs. Adelaide Central YHA - Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Adelaide Central Market and Victoria Square. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers, hairdryers and linens in all rooms. Hostel 109 Flashpackers - Located within a 10-minute walk of Adelaide Central Market. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with desks. Port Adelaide Backpackers - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a bar. Blue Galah Backpackers Hostel - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Pirie Street Tram Station and Adelaide Station. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a bar. You’ll find showers in all rooms.
How many hostels can I expect to find in Adelaide?
If you’re looking for somewhere affordable to stay in Adelaide, one of Expedia’s 12 hostels could be a great choice.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Adelaide?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 12°C. Average annual precipitation for Adelaide is 483 inches.
What is there to see and do in Adelaide?
Generally, Adelaide is known for its restaurants, sports and parks. Major attractions include Rundle Mall, Adelaide Oval and Henley Beach. Get out into nature with places such as Glenelg Beach, Brighton Beach and Victoria Square. Cultural attractions include Adelaide Festival Centre, Migration Museum and South Australian Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Adelaide while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Adelaide in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the closest airport, which is Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 4 mi (6.5 km) away. When you’re out and about, you might want to use public transport to get around. Make your way to Munno Para Station for metro travel. To explore more of the area, hop on a train at Adelaide Station, Pirie Street Tram Station or Adelaide Mile End Station.

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