Hostels and boarding houses provide cheaper, more budget style accommodation. While suitable as a very short term accommodation option, it is highly recommended that students secure alternative accommodation for medium and long term stays.
Backpack Oz and Guest House
The Backpack Oz and Guest House is a small family owned property which provides dormitory style accommodation (up to 12 people) and private double and twin rooms all with their own reverse cycle air conditioner, colour TV and wash basin. The communal kitchen and bathroom facilities are modern, spacious and cleaned daily.
Residents also have access to:
- Daily continental breakfast (toast and cereal)
- BBQ dinner and dessert on the 1st Tuesday of every month
- Bus and train transfers (conditions apply)
- Washing powder
- Latest release DVDs and videos
- Pool table
- Luggage storage
- Freshly washed linen and duvet
Room prices vary from $24 - $104 per night depending upon the style of accommodation and month of intended stay.
For more information about the Backpack Oz and Guest House hostel accommodation or to make a booking, visit their website BackpackOz website.
Hostel 109 is a small, modern and secure hostel located in the heart of Adelaide and close to public transport.
Single and twin rooms feature a king size bed with mattress and bed linen, reverse cycle air conditioning, and a desk, chair and cupboard.
Double rooms consist of a king size bed with mattress and bed linen, reverse cycle air conditioning, a refrigerator and a TV.
Dorm rooms have king size beds with mattress and bed linen, reverse cycle air conditioning, and a refrigerator. There are a maximum of four beds in each dorm.
Communal facilities include a fully equipped kitchen, coin operated washers and dryers, BBQ area, and computer room with free unlimited broadband internet. A coded front door keypad provides security and 24 hour access.
Room prices vary from $30 - $100 per night depending upon the style of accommodation.
For more information about the Hostel 109 or to make a booking, visit their website Hostel109.
Royal Adelaide Hospital Residential Wing
The residential wing of the Royal Adelaide Hospital is located within the hospital grounds in the heart of the Adelaide CBD.
Formerly accommodation for nurses, the wing offers self-contained flats and ensuites, and single rooms. There is a communal kitchen, laundry and unisex bathroom facilities. Rooms are not air conditioned which can be problematic during periods of hot weather.
For more information about them, or to make a booking, please visit Royal Adelaide Hospital Residential Wing website.
CRICOS Provider Number: 02380M
RTO ID number: 4959