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    Drifter Jack's Hostel

    2602 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705-4044
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    • Excellent68%
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    “common room” (13 reviews)
    “bottom bunk” (3 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Absolutely loved my stay at Drifter Jacks. It had a really different vibe to any other hostel. Very laid back and groovy. Really good location. Close to 6th street. The staff were all really welcoming and friendly. Will definitely be back!

    Thank Isobel D
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed here for 8 nights and unexpectedly loved it! I initially booked it simply for a place to sleep in as I look for an apartment to kick-start my career in Austin. It turned out to be one of the best decisions I've ever...More

    Thank Lyra L
    Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed for one night and loved my stay here! Mostly the location with such easy access to the bus I was able to explore the city and was near lots of awesome restaurants and bars and even shopping! The staff was all really helpful...More

    Thank Joanna S
    Reviewed July 26, 2017

    I was there on a short stop during a road trip from Florida to Colorado. The rooms were comfortable, clean, with good air conditioning and nice bedding. The people were friendly and our roommates were energetic and helpful. There are interesting daily programs for people...More

    Thank Hillary B
    Reviewed July 26, 2017

    Start to finish, good arrangements, only request made was "keep me safe, I'm asleep".... Done, + they took good care of me! I arrived after 2400 took a bunk, had a lady in the room - moved & grooved, no one knew anything

    Thank tawsr
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $32 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    FrexicanJoseph
    June 26, 2017|
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    Response from starbright31 | Reviewed this property |
    If you can manage getting a whole co-ed dorm room for your family I think a teenager should be able to stay with family but I would suggest calling or emailing the hostel. They're very responsive and should be able to answer... More
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    "Arrive early or late for good parking"
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    "Room 5- that's one of the womens' rooms was a good room"
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    "All shared rooms, 4 same gender, 4 mixed gender, 6 mixed gender"
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    "Unique hostel centrally located"
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