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Adelaide Backpackers Inn
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Adelaide Backpackers Inn
Reviewed March 13, 2013

We stayed here for one month. Great experience, very nice rooms, we tried two bedroom, four bedroom and six bedroom too. Very equipped kitchen, with free coffee and tea, nice toilets and showers, cleaning service every days! Free wifi. Close to the centre, bus and tram stop, supermarket. Thank you very much to Trevor, the owner, for your friendly and for helped us in our first month here in Adelaide. Thanks to two very nice women who make cleaning and to the reception staff too. Donatella and Alessandro

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 20, 2013

I stayed here for a week when I went to Adelaide, my first impression wasn't great to be honest as I arrived at the backpackers tired from travelling and carrying my things, to find that I was locked out of everywhere, and there was no member of staff at the desk inside the reception, I then had to wait on the street for 20 minutes until luckily another member of the hostel turned up and let me in, however, It still took a considerable amount of effort to find anyone, I ended up going upstairs as I was so frustrated and I eventually found a guy who checked me in.
After this I had no problems with the hostel, the cleaners clean the bathrooms everyday and they are friendly, the lounge is really nice, loads of chairs, beanbags, computers, a tv etc. And the Internet was free which was a nice touch, although sites like YouTube were blocked.
Free tea and coffee was nice and the location is ok, about a 15 minute walk to the city, but you will find there isn't a great deal to do in Adelaide so it's normally fine.
Beds were very comfortable and clean too. My only other issue wasn't with the hostel, but it was with my roommates, let's just say, they liked smoking all kinds of things, this made my stay a bit more uncomfortable. I was happy to leave after a week because I felt like I had exhausted Adelaide, but if you are going to go there, then I can recommend this hostel.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled solo
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jpha88, Manager at Adelaide Backpackers Inn, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2013

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Thank you for taking the time to reivew our Hostel

I am sorry you found it hard to get in contact with a member of staff on check-in, we have reviewed our practice of giving the appropriate information to guests on checking in.

As with regards to the smoking, we operate a no smoking policy in the hostel and out on our patio, smoking is only allowed out on the public street (which of course we have no control of).

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Reviewed June 3, 2016
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Stayed: April 2016, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: September 2015
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Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: January 2016, traveled solo
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Reviewed January 20, 2016
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Stayed: October 2015
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Reviewed October 29, 2015
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  • Stayed: January 2015, traveled solo
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Additional Information about Adelaide Backpackers Inn

Address: 112 Carrington St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 55 Specialty Lodging in Adelaide
Price Range: $21 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Adelaide Backpackers Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Adelaide Backpackers Inn is a small and friendly hostel in the heart of Adelaide. The whole building has recently been renovated to provide our guests with a modern and comfortable environment to enjoy your stay in Adelaide. It is brand new and your room is waiting for you. Adelaide Backpackers Inn in Adelaide is the perfect place to relax and to plan your trips to the outback, Kangaroo Island or the many interesting places just outside of Adelaide. ... more   less 
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