Glenelg Beach Hostel - Adelaide

1-7 Moseley Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5045  show map
 3 stars
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Glenelg Beach Hostel - Adelaide

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Elevator
Luggage storage

Overview

Glenelg Beach is a 3-star comfortable hostel, located near by the beach.

The excellent location gives quick access to ISKCON Adelaide, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art and Adelaide Tramway Museum. A busy area offers dining choices, such as Glenelg Indian Cuisine and Goodlife Organic Modern Pizza within 50 meters of the venue.

Adelaide International airport lies within a 5-minute drive away.

Rooms

Rooms like 7-bed mixed Dorm, Triple Room, Queen Room and Family Room include access to a communal kitchen. The hostel's beautiful rooms are appointed with climate control, cable TV with on-demand movies, high ceiling, a fireplace and coffee/tea makers. Rooms are fitted with queen size beds and bunk beds. Guests have access to shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

At the refurbished lounge bar guests will enjoy a selection of beers and ales.

Services

Glenelg Beach Hostel offers a luggage storage, currency exchange, an elevator, a free car park and a tour desk along with laundry and ironing.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until 08:00-10:00 

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:

1-7 Moseley Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5045

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City Center
  • Adelaide
    6.2 mi
Airports
  • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
    2.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
    4.8 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Grind It (cuisine: Australian)
    100 ft
  • Good Life Modern Organic Pizza
    100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

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Shared Bathroom Queen Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed
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    Shared Bathroom Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Dormitory Room
      Bed type: Bed in shared room
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        How to reach hostel

        hostel Glenelg Beach Hostel - Adelaide Adelaide location
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        Hostel Address:

        1-7 Moseley Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5045

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Adelaide
          6.2 mi
        Airports
        • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
          2.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
          4.8 mi
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Grind It (cuisine: Australian)
          100 ft
        • Good Life Modern Organic Pizza
          100 ft
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 08:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          13

        Glenelg Beach Hostel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Beachouse - 700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Adelaide Tramway Museum - 2.6 mi
          St Kilda Road, Adelaide
        • Old Government House and Garden - 4.1 mi
          Belair National Park, Adelaide
        • Adelaide Gaol - 5.4 mi
          18 Gaol Rd, Adelaide
        • Henley Beach - 3.9 mi
          Henley Beach, Adelaide
        • Henley Square - 4.4 mi
          257 Seaview Road, Adelaide

        Near the hostel

        • The Beachouse - 700 ft
          Colley Terrace, Glenelg
        • The Grand Bar - 800 ft
          Moseley Square, Glenelg

        Restaurants nearby

        • Grind It - 100 ft

          Address: 4 Moseley Street

          81% likes this, based on 74 reviews
          Cuisine: Australian

        • Bracegirdle's Chocolates Glenelg - 200 ft

          Address: 31 Jetty Road

          71% likes this, based on 98 reviews

        • Hog's Breath Cafe - 200 ft

          Address: 32-36 Jetty Road
          Phone: (08) 8376 3600

          56% likes this, based on 91 reviews
          Cuisine: Australian
          Price Range: USD 17 - USD 26

        • Good Life Modern Organic Pizza - 100 ft

          Address: Level 1, 42 Jetty Road
          Phone: +61 8 8376 5900

          72% likes this, based on 56 reviews
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

        • Bay Bar Dos - 100 ft

          Address: 1 Mosely Square

          79% likes this, based on 9 reviews

        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 08:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          13
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        Glenelg Beach Hostel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Glenelg Beach Hostel

        Average guest rating

        7.2out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 27 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          5.4

          Position good

          room tiny, with no where to hang clothes. One power socket hiding under bed which we had to move to use power. Very little cutlery, plates or mugs.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          So clean! The kitchen facilities are EXCELLENT totally clean unlike some other hostels in Adeliade. The girls dormitory is bunk bed free and in a lovely period room. Shared bathrooms are clean. Nice free breakfast and good bar. On the tram line, close to the beach & the cafes.

          Sometimes a little loud at night because it is near some bars. But this didn't bother me so much. It's quieter than most youth hostels. May have also been because the window was open and my room fronted onto the street.

        • Single
          7.8

          It was cheap and good location.

          The room was quite warm as there was no air-conditioning (but I understand that as the price was cheap according to the location).

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          The location, ten km from downtown Adelaide, and four kilometres from the airport, made it convenient when we arrived late at night after a long flight. It is also a two minute walk to a beautiful white sand beach. The building is attractive from the exterior, being sandstone, and dating back to the nineteenth century. There are shops and cafes right outside the hostel. Buses and trams to downtown Adelaide are within a minute's walk. The person on night duty kindly stayed open for us after we had advised them we would be arriving late.

          The common areas were very unappealing, with old furniture that was worn, dirty and stained. The areas were generally unclean, although the rooms, toilets and showers were clean and adequate. The light 'breakfast' that was included consisted of tea bags, instant coffee, powdered coffee creamer, three loaves of white bread left out for guests, and large jars of jams, all left in a kitchen area that was uninviting, at best.

        • Couple
          7.0

          Wi-fi service in the rooms was unreliable

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Location is ideal without the usual added cost for the beachside convenience.

          The door would rattle everytime someone came through the main door.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          Cheap and good location - all we needed for footy trip!

          The stairs

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          The bed was clean and comfortable.

          To get to any reception on arrival we had to pass dozens of drunk people partying which carried on till all hours of the morning spilling out the street, Bathroom facilities outside and not up to scratch. Advertising continental breakfast, which consists of bread, margarine and squeezie bottles of marmalade and jam, tea and coffee and no milk. Self service. This is not a continental breakfast as we know it. Price was exorbitant for that accomodation offered.

        • Single
          8.2

          Friendliness of staff and initially the hostellers who I met whilst there

          Hostility by others due to my snoring nearly caused a fight

        • Older travelers
          5.6

          Close to the airport

          The barman telling me I couldn't have my wine in my room. That put me off having a drink at the hotel. I won't return

        • Single
          6.6

          Bathroom on my floor out of order. Inconvenient for toilet use particularly in the night. The keyboards on the computers were filthy. They need to be kept clean. Unhygenic. Otherwise I liked it there.

        • Single
          10.0

          Fast service, cleanliness, location of the hostel.

        • Single
          7.4

          I upgraded to a queen single room for $50 more a night alot better option especially when you meet someone and want more privacy at a great price so I stayed another 2 nights.

          The breakfast provided in the price is only toast and jam or marmalade, breakfast cereal should be added to this aswell.

        • Single
          5.8

          Location and coopers pale ale on tap

          price to much for this kind of backpackers compared to rest of world

        • Couple
          6.6

          Liked the location, and the bar downstairs and the staff were very friendly.

          For the price, expected a bigger room. Didnt like the fact towels were extra, especially seeing as it's a backpacker place. Also being female didnt feel secure not having a lock on the shower doors itself, only the outside door which meant if you locked it no other person could use the other shower.

        How to reach hostel

        hostel Glenelg Beach Hostel - Adelaide Adelaide location
        Show big map »

        Hostel Address:

        1-7 Moseley Street, Adelaide, Australia, SA5045

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Adelaide
          6.2 mi
        Airports
        • Adelaide International Airport (ADL)
          2.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • Adelaide Parklands Terminal
          4.8 mi
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Grind It (cuisine: Australian)
          100 ft
        • Good Life Modern Organic Pizza
          100 ft
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 08:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          13