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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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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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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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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

What makes this place is the people. They all are awesome, super nice and very helpful. We got a free airport shuttle and didn't even know it! The wifi in the "reception" is great. They offer light snacks and water, the bar pizza is fantastic. The rooms...well. We stayed for 1 night as part of the package for our Rock... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I stayed here for 1 night before "The Rock Tour" and 1 night after. I had a single private room which was essentially a hotel room with towels, a TV, and its own bathroom. The room was clean enough by backpackers standards. The free WiFi worked great in the reception area. The staff were all friendly and helpful. The Toddy's... More

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Address: 41 Gap Road, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Toddy's Backpackers 2.5*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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A cool swimming pool and sun-tan area, FREE Wi Fi, fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, bar and FREE airport pick up - what else would you need? Enjoy our FREE brekky of toast, spreads, tea and coffee - just enough to get you going before start your tour :)Offering a range of share dorms and budget double rooms, reasonably priced accommodation for the budget-conscious traveller. Our air-conditioned bar has a variety of drinks available and has a pool table, TV and a large beer garden to relax in whilst catching up with new and old friends.Toddy's offers a free ARRIVALS pick-up from all planes, trains and buses, so let us know your arrival details when you book. Winner of the 2011 & 2012 Golden Backpack Award for “Best Backpacker Hostel N.T.” Toddy's is the place to stay when visiting the rock. ... more   less 
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