Adelaide's Shakespeare International Backpackers
More backpackers choose to stay at Shakespeare's Backpackers when in Adelaide.
24 hrs staff, 24 hr check-in*, 24 hr security - we never sleep, so you can! Winner of 2012 South Australian Tourism Awards - Best Hostel in SA and Golden Backpack Winner 2011 and 2012 for Best Hostel in SA. Runner Up - Best Accommodation South Australia @ 2013 &2014 Golden Backpacks Awards .
Relaxed atmosphere with an exclusive licensed bar for guests to use. We cater for young, old and everything in between. Dorm Rooms from 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12 bed dorms. Female, Mixed and Male dorms. 5-bed Family Rooms also available. Kitchen facilities include fridges and freezer as well as cook tops and storage facilities for your food. Luggage storage for guests only. Weekly and fortnightly rates available.
Adelaide,s Shakespeare Backpackers International specializes in looking after international travellers and international students and as such we take your welfare seriously. We provide a non smoking environment with plenty of facillities for cooking, relaxing and having fun.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reception (limited hours)
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Late Check-ins: Check-ins after 10 PM may incur a late check-in fee of up to $25.00 per person Please contact us to find out if this applies in your case.
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123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000
25m North of Central Bus Station and 6km approx from Adelaide Airport
You have three options to reach our hostel:
1. Taxi: it will cost you around $18.00 to $25.00 approx.
2. Airport Shuttle: $10.00 - $20.00 per person from Airport to Central Bus Station. Get down at bus station and follow Cannon Street. Shakespeare is just 2 min away. Ask the bus driver! Advance booking is required for shuttle service. Please ring, Northern Flyer on 0433 533 718.
3. Public Transport: $5.20 (PEAK: Before 9:01 AM and after 3:00 PM weekdays and all day Saturday) or $3.30 (INTERPEAK: between 9:01 AM and 3:00 PM weekdays, all day Sunday and public holidays) from Airport to City & take either J1 or J2 bus from Airport and ask bus driver to drop you at Currie Street STOP D1 (Light Square) and walk 280 meters towards Waymouth Street. Currie Street is parallel to Waymouth Street.
Right slap bang in the middle of the city. Close to absolutely everything worthwhile. Walk to the Central Bus Station for interstate buses like Greyhound or Firefly, Coles and Woolworths supermarkets, Adelaide Central Market & China Town, Museum, Art Gallery, Botanic Garden, Rundle Mall and heaps more... Seriously handy location for all travellers. And if you want to party all night long - just head towards any of the hundreds of pubs and clubs located around the city.