Drifter Jack's Hostel

2602 Guadalupe St., Austin, USA, Distance from city centre: 2.6km
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Rating: 85%from 55 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 82%Cleanliness
  • 89%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
Welcome to Austin’s social hub for hostelers! Drifter Jack’s is run by experienced backpackers who know exactly what you’re looking for in a hostel. We pride ourselves in having a creative atmosphere, upbeat and helpful staff, super clean facilities and bangin social events every week!

Our entire hostel has been painted with murals from 16 local artists making every room incredibly unique! Currently available are 4-6 bed mixed dorms, female only dorms and one private, all with ensuite bathrooms.

In order to match the standards we have always appreciated of our favorite hostels, Drifter Jack’s offers the following amenities:

free breakfast
free wifi
washer and dryer
book exchange
luggage storage
movie room with an extensive film collection
mini fridge in each room
24 hour reception
parking

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Pool Table
  • Taxes not included
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

ACL & SXSW- Please contact the hostel directly to make bookings during these events.

Guests must be 18 and up unless accompanied by parent.

There is a 15% lodging tax on all accommodation related sales in Texas.

Please feel free to call us anytime day or night if you have a question!


Please note:
Cancellation policy: 48h advance notice.

Late cancellation or no-show – one night charge.
Payment upon arrival by cash and credit cards.

Check in and check out flexible.

Breakfast included.
Taxes not included - 15% tax to be added.

Directions
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2602 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78705

We are located at 2602 Guadalupe St. behind the 7-11. Go down the small street (Hume) on the side of the 7-11 until you see the Thai Noodle House. We are the second floor of the Thai Noodle House. Go around back and you will see a staircase that leads you up to the hostel. Parking is also on this backside of the building.

FROM THE AIRPORT:

Car

Take a left onto TX-71 W for 5 miles.
Exit onto I-35 N, 4.5 miles.
Take exit 235A toward Martin Luther King BLVD (MLK).
Left onto MLK, .8 miles.
Right onto Guadalupe St, .6 miles.

Bus

(give us a call if you have any questions)

The MetroAirport bus will be waiting on the hour and half hour on the lower level, right outside the baggage claim, on the far right end of the passenger pick-up terminal. Look for the arrows and signs that read “Capital Metro.”

Take bus 100 inbound and get off at San Jacinto & 21st. From here you can take the FA Forty Acres bus to Dean Keeton & University Ave (FA runs M-F 7:20am-11pm, Sun 3pm-10pm, Sat closed). From here it’s about a two minute walk. Backtrack up Dean Keeton until you reach Guadalupe St. Take a right and we’re right behind the 7-11.

Super Shuttle

For $17 the airport Super Shuttle will take you right to our door. Just look for them near the baggage claim.



FROM THE GREYHOUND STATION

Bus

(give us a call if you have any questions)

Take the #7 toward the University. Get off San Jacinto and Dean Keeton. Walk 5 minutes west on Dean Keeton until you reach Guadalupe St. Take a right and we’re right behind the 7-11.

Located Near

Drifter Jack’s is thrilled to be opening our brand new hostel in one of Austin’s most exciting, colorful and culturally rich neighborhoods downtown! Located directly across from the university on “The Drag,” we are surrounded by thrift shops, mom and pop restaurants, record stores, quirky coffee shops and more pedestrian traffic than anywhere else in the city.

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