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Adelaide's Shakespeare Backpackers International Hostel 

123 WAYMOUTH STREET,  ADELAIDE CBD,  ADELAIDE - 3.5 Star Accommodation - (Self Rated)
All room rates are TAX inclusive listed in AUD$ - (NO BOOKING FEES, NO CARD FEES)
Room NameMin
Full RateFri
18 Jan
19 Jan
20 Jan
21 Jan
22 Jan
23 Jan
24 Jan
4-Bed Private Room144 Book140
Female Dorm11212 Book35
Male Dorm11212 Book35
6-Bed Dorm MIXED166 Book35
8-Bed Dorm MIXED188 Book35
6-Bed Private Room166 Book210
TWIN Room122 Book90
Single Room111 Book90

Check in & parking

Check in time11:30 amCheck out time10:00 am
Reception hours06:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Check in procedure

Check-in - After 11.30 AM
Check-out - Before 1000 AM

A refundable 10.00 or 20.00 key deposit will be charged on arrival.


Please note that free on-street parking is available in-front and around the hostel from 6 PM until 8 AM Monday to Friday, and from 12 PM (Noon) Saturday until 8 AM Monday.


Bar / Lounge
Cable/Satellite TV
Dining Room
Guests Laundry
Luggage Storage
Non Smoking Floors
Parking - Street
Tour Desk
Vending Machines
Wheelchair Access
Wireless Internet / WiFi

Business facilities

Vending Machine (drinks & snacks)
Tour Desk
Free Baggage Storage
Shared LoungeTV Area
Coin Operated Laundry
Air Conditioning
Free WiFi

Languages Spoken - Japanese, Italian, Spanish, English, Greek, Indian, Chinese, Nepalese

How to get there

123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000

Phone - (08) 8231 7655
Fax - (08) 8211 6867

Freecall - 1800 556 889

Terms & conditions

Guests to pay all outstanding amounts on arrival. Please note, credit card surcharge applies.

Cancellation: 72 hours (3 Days) prior to your arrival date.


To all Backpackers and Travelers in Oz. Need a Hostel. Are you full of Youth. Prefer to live like the Nomads. Then Base yourself in Central Adelaide.

Adelaides Shakespeare Backpackers International Hostel is a lovely old style Victorian building, which still retains its old charm and ambiance.

Located in the heart of the backpacker precinct, very close to all the opportunities Adelaide has to offer. Easy walking to just about anywhere in Adelaide city, easy transport options to bus, rail and air terminals close by.
Accommodation, bedding and linen at Shakespeares is modern, comfortable, clean and freshly laundered. Air conditioned, carpeted throughout and every room has a window. Large modern kitchen with gas cooking plus crockery, cutlery and appliances are supplied.

Large lounge with big screen television, with Foxtel, DVDs and Internet for guests. friendly helpful staff operate Reception Desk from 6 AM to 11 PM daily. Plus early check-in and late check-out.
Full access is also available for up to 10 disabled guests including entrance, ground floor rooms, toiletshower and ground floor common rooms.

We specialize in group bookings and have 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12 share Dorm Rooms plus Family Rooms, Single and TWIN share options.

Things to do

Adelaides Shakespeare Backpackers International Hostel is 10 minutes walk from both Rundle Mall and the University of Adelaide. It is a 5 minutes walk to local shops and cafes.

Directions from the nearest airport

Directions from 1 James Schofield Drive, Adelaide Airport SA 5950, Australia
to 123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia

Estimate time driving by car: 11 mins
Distance to destination: 5.7 km

1. Head east on James Schofield Dr 0.1 km
2. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Sir Richard Williams Ave 0.3 km
3. Turn right onto Sir Donald Bradman Dr/A6 4.2 km
4. Turn left onto City Ring Rte/West Terrace/A21 0.2 km
5. Turn right onto Franklin St 0.7 km
6. Turn left onto Tatham St 0.2 km
7. Turn right onto Waymouth St
Destination will be on the right
36 m