Backpack Oz Hostel - Adelaide

144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5000  show map
 2 stars
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Backpack Oz Hostel - Adelaide

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

AUD 16 per day

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevator

Overview

Backpack Oz Hostel is an affordable property, set walk from the beachfront. Such comforts as currency exchange, a safety deposit box, a luggage storage, parking and an elevator are available on site.

A 20 minutes' walk away from Adelaide Oval, Adelaide Gaol and St Peters Billabong. Offering Swiss and Italian meals, Alphutte Restaurant is around 50 meters away.

There is a tram stop a short distance away.

Rooms

The hostel offers 12 rooms. Most of them feature individual climate control, an in-room safe and an iron with ironing board. Rooms are fitted with double beds and bunk beds. Shared bathrooms come with shower/tub combinations and washbasins.

Eat & Drink

Guests can cook in a communal kitchen available on site.

Services

Multilingual staff offers airport transfer, housekeeping and newspaper service.

Relax

There are free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV provided in a communal room. Guests will enjoy cycling and billiard.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at AUD 16 per day.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Wardrobe

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • Television

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 06:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5000

Get directions
City Center
  • Adelaide
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
    4.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
    1.6 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Alphutte Restaurant (cuisine: Swiss)
    200 ft
  • Fasta Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Aldinga Beach
    1600 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: Double bed
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  • Air conditioning
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This private room consists of 1 double bed and 1 attached bunk bed for twin use. The room has evaporative air-conditioning, a washbasin and shared bathroom facilities.

Room facilities
    Backpack Oz photos Room
    Bunk Bed Female Dormitory Room
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    • Air conditioning
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    Air-conditioned room comes with shared bathroom facilities. Please note that this room can accommodate only female guests.

    Room facilities
      Backpack Oz photos Exterior Hotel information
      Triple Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      • Air conditioning
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      This private room consists of 1 double bed and 1 attached bunk bed for triple use. The room has evaporative air-conditioning, a washbasin and shared bathroom facilities. This room has no capacity for additional guests.

      Room facilities
        Backpack Oz photos Room
        Bed 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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        • Air conditioning
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        Air-conditioned room comes with shared bathroom facilities.

        Room facilities
          Backpack Oz photos Room
          Single Room
          Bed type: Double bed
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          • Air conditioning
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          This private room consists of 1 double bed and 1 attached bunk bed for single use. The room has evaporative air-conditioning, a washbasin and shared bathroom facilities. This room has no capacity for additional guests.

          Room facilities
            Backpack Oz photos Room
            Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed
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            • Air conditioning
            — Less information+ More information

            This private room consists of 1 double bed and 1 attached bunk bed for double use. The room has evaporative air-conditioning, a washbasin and shared bathroom facilities. This room has no capacity for additional guests.

            Room facilities
              Backpack Oz photos Room
              Bunk Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
              Check Prices
              • Air conditioning
              — Less information+ More information

              Air-conditioned room comes with shared bathroom facilities.

              Room facilities

                How to reach hostel

                hostel Backpack Oz Hostel - Adelaide Adelaide location
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                Hostel Address:

                144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5000

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Adelaide
                  2000 ft
                Airports
                • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
                  4.5 mi
                Train Stations
                • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
                  1.6 mi
                • Train Stations
                  400 ft
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Alphutte Restaurant (cuisine: Swiss)
                  200 ft
                • Fasta Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                Beaches
                • Aldinga Beach
                  1600 ft
                Hostel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 06:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  12

                Backpack Oz Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • groovy grape getaways - 2000 ft

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1700 ft
                • Victoria Square - 1700 ft
                • Beehive Corner Building - 2700 ft

                Places of interest

                Train stations

                Convention centers

                Shopping areas

                • Rundle Mall - 3000 ft
                • Adelaide Central Market - 3700 ft

                Monuments and Landmarks

                Stadiums

                Museums

                • Ayers House Museum - 2300 ft

                Parks

                • Adelaide Botanic Garden - 4600 ft
                • Bicentennial Conservatory - 1.0 mi
                • Adelaide Zoo - 1.1 mi

                Galleries

                • The Bradman Collection - 3000 ft
                • Art Gallery of South Australia - 3000 ft

                Local attractions

                • Bicentennial Conservatory - 5100 ft
                  Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide
                • Bonython Park - 1.6 mi
                  Port Road, Adelaide
                • Adelaide Gaol - 2.2 mi
                  18 Gaol Rd, Adelaide
                • Botanic Park - 1.0 mi
                  Botanic Drive and Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide
                • Adelaide Ice Arena - 1.7 mi
                  23 James Congdon Drive, Adelaide

                Near the hostel

                • St Francis Xavier Cathedral - 1500 ft
                  Adelaide, South AustraliaAustralia
                • Tandanya, National Aboriginal Cultural Institute Inc. - 2000 ft
                  253 Grenfell Street, Adelaide
                • Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art - 2100 ft
                  Hawke Building, City West campus, Adelaide
                • Beehive Corner Building - 2900 ft
                  32-40 King William Street, Adelaide
                • Aldinga Beach - 1600 ft
                  Aldinga Beach, Adelaide
                • Town Hall - 2000 ft
                  128 King William Street, Adelaide
                • State Library of South Australia - 2800 ft
                  North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide

                Restaurants nearby

                • Alphutte Restaurant - 200 ft

                  Address: 242 Pulteney Street
                  Phone: 08 8223 4717

                  61% likes this, based on 139 reviews
                  Cuisine: Swiss
                  Price Range: USD 19 - USD 75

                • Le Bonne Table - 300 ft

                  Address: 128 Wakefield St

                  75% likes this, based on 9 reviews
                  Cuisine: Australian

                • Brillant Restaurant - 700 ft

                  Address: 104 Flinders Street
                  Phone: (08) 82232036

                  61% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                  Cuisine: Australian

                • Fasta Pasta - 100 ft

                  Address: Rundlmoll

                  Cuisine: Italian

                • Bella Vita Ristorante - 700 ft

                  Address: 104 Flinders Street
                  Phone: 08 82232036

                  82% likes this, based on 31 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian

                Hostel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 06:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  12
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                Backpack Oz Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Backpack Oz

                Average guest rating

                7.2out of 10
                Very good
                Based on 12 reviews

                Guest reviews

                • Couple
                  9.2

                  very welcoming, plenty organised and more than happy to help with enquiries

                • Couple
                  8.8

                  It was very relaxed and friendly, clean with plenty if facilities, though does need a refurb in some parts. Very comfortable and great to chill out in.

                  It was a little too quiet sometimes.

                • Group of friends
                  8.8

                  Great location, clean, good facilites.

                • Single
                  8.2

                  helpful staff, free breakfast

                  guests who let the doors slam early in the morning or late at night; some dorms very small

                • Single
                  7.4

                  The free breakfast and wifi.

                  The price that I was quoted (and that I paid) was more expensive than what Backpack Oz advertises their rooms for.

                • Single
                  7.4

                  Free breakfast and wifi

                  The price that I paid through Booked.net was more expensive than what Backpacker Oz quote if you book through them.

                How to reach hostel

                hostel Backpack Oz Hostel - Adelaide Adelaide location
                Show big map »

                Hostel Address:

                144 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5000

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Adelaide
                  2000 ft
                Airports
                • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
                  4.5 mi
                Train Stations
                • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
                  1.6 mi
                • Train Stations
                  400 ft
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Alphutte Restaurant (cuisine: Swiss)
                  200 ft
                • Fasta Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                Beaches
                • Aldinga Beach
                  1600 ft
                Hostel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 06:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  12