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Toddy's Backpackers

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   41 Gap Road, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for a long term in this hostel and I've never felt more at home than at Toddy's during my trip in Australia. Wonderful staff, crazy atmosphere at the bar, chill afternoon at the pool, I felt constantly on holidays even if I was working. This is definitely where you should go if you decide to spend some time... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best hostels on my entire trip around Australia! Maybe the hostel isn't as modern and clean as other hostels, but the staff and people living/staying at Toddys are incredibly nice and friendly! You gonna meet new friends there for sure!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So this was my second hostel in Alice Springs, I stayed here after my rock tour. The room was clean and had a sink in it which is handy for brushing teeth. The bathrooms were clean as was the kitchen. The kitchen was very rarely busy and easy to use, plus all pots and crockery are available in the kitchen.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Toddy's was a great place to stay in Alice Springs. The 6 bed dorm room was clean, and even had an ensuite bathroom.The beds were a little uncomfortable, but they were adequate for the couple of days that we were there. The staff were very friendly and helpful, giving advice on staying in Alice Springs, and where to go out.... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Thanks to Muffi and Majin for the best stay. Toddsy is very welcoming and the bar is cool too. Stayed here either side of The Rock Tour, which was the best thing I have done in Australia, but isn't on trip advisor for some reason. Would definatley recommend Toddys and The Rock Tour.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Having backpacked all over the world, this is exactly what I look for in a backpackers - friendly and always helpful staff, a great place to meet new travel buddies and an awesome vibe overall. They provide free breakfast (just cereal, toast and spreads), and free wifi (in the two wifi areas). They do a free airport pickup and will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

To begin with, Toddy's went under new management 2 months ago. The new manager is really trying to make the place a good place to stay. Briefly, I found the manager delightful, the accommodations clean, and the staff helpful. When I arrived in Alice Springs, I was expecting Toddy's to pick me up. They didn't pick me up and I... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Stayed here as a before and after tour deal. I upgraded to a single room, which was ok, but in need of a big clean! Very old and basic stuff but had a tv (small) and fridge (dirty). Bed a double but uncomfortable. Location of the hostel isn't ideal - about a 20-30 minute walk into the main area. Common... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed at toddy's at the beginning of June 2014. Free pick up from the airport, was a very nice thing. The owners and all the staff members made me immediatly feel like home. Super friendly, helpfull and they understand that you're on a trip of a lifetime and they try everything to make it even more great, awesome and memorable!... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I booked a single room for myself for the night before/after The Rock Tour and it was all I needed. Rooms, bed/linen, bathroom all clean. Included towels as well. The only issue I had was that the soap holder was broken (honestly, I couldn't care less) and there was no light in the bathroom, but the staff were quick to... More

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Address: 41 Gap Road, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Toddy's Backpackers 2.5*
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