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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Ok, so it's cheap. The washing facilities are free, and the location is brilliant. That's where the good parts end. We stayed on two separate occasions (the second regrettably but very short lived). The first time was in a 6-bed dorm (where the ceiling was peeling and falling on the ground), the other in a private room (where there was... More 

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Thank Grace M
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

Okay, I've only been to the bar downstairs (though I never realised that they had a backpackers upstairs - I guess you learn something new all the time). Anyway the bar out the back isn't all that bad, and it was much better when you could enter through the side door. However when I visited this place over Christmas for... More 

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Reviewed 12 March 2016

The hostel was definitely not the worst I have stayed in, but it could be better. I thought is was a bit weird at first that the hostel is above a pub, so bar is reception aswell. The light in the room didn't work at first, but they fixed that. They were friendly. But they should improve on bathrooms. no... More 

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Thank Ann-Sophie V
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Can't say anything about the accommodation, I've not stayed here, but the back bar is a gem. Forget what you see at the front, it's more than a pokie venue. Once inside you'll find a very cool, laid back, almost secret bar, wood paneling, grand mirrors and leather furniture....great. And being part of a backpackers they have some great drink... More 

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Thank Jason R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Very cheap hostel at $20 per night each it's in a perfect location! Hindley street is great for pubs and nightlife The beds are very comfy and bed sheets are clean but the room (4 bed mixed dorm) is dirty. There was rubbish under the bunk beds from previous guests and the room is thick with dust. I have pet... More 

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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Even though this little hostel might be a bit hard to find, it's definitely worth trying for this price. It's really cheap, and fine for just staying a few nights. Spent nights in hostels that were a lot more horrible (and more expensive!) than this one. We stayed in the twelve bed dorm, which is fine if you bring your... More 

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Thank Sanne V
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Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

This backpackers is very central in Adelaide and quite cheap. Unfortunately it is quite dirty and not really appealing. If you want to have a more enjoyable stay, better go to Oz Backpackers which is like 10min by foot away from the center.

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Thank Florian B
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Reviewed 4 February 2015

Stayed in this hostel for 3 nights. After reading previous reviews I was a little worried but wow! Huge balcony very social. Nice pub downstairs called 'the little pub' so don't get lost on your way! Cheapest hostel in Adelaide and location is perfect. I stayed in 12 bed mixed dorm everyone was very respectful coming in at night. Good... More 

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Thank AimeeLou113
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

...that defines what the hostel has best. PROS: Easy to reach from airport using bus; close to tram stop; opposite police station; located upstairs a bar with jackpot machines; McDonald's very near and other restaurants on the same street; a short walk away from Rundle Street and most attractions on North TCE (see map), including Adelaide Oval and Adelaide Zoo.... More 

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Thank RicardoBTLima
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Not the greatest of places to stay if you are visiting Adelaide, however I was on a budget and this is truly on par with the definition of budget. Staff were friendly and helpful though as they work downstairs serving the drinks and attending the slot machines downstairs. If you're not comfortable with having to be in such an environment... More 

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Address: 17 Hindley St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia (Formerly Tatts Backpackers Adelaide City)
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
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“might as well get a double room, its the same price.”
 of 5 bubbles gracem159, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 12 is great meet lots of people”
 of 5 bubbles 897StephanieT, 24 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Just dont go and if you do dont let the long term guests push you around.”
 of 5 bubbles BenW577, 27 Mar 2012 | Read review
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