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Melanka Backpackers Resort, Alice Springs

Centrally located within the Alice Springs central business district, Melanka Backpackers is just a two minute walk to the Todd Mall, offering a variety of different room options.

There are two swimming pools, a beach volleyball court, two outdoor barbecue areas, free inhouse movies, a complimentary airport, bus and train pickup service, a licensed restaurant, a bar and beer garden with live entertainment, bicycle hire, ample parking, a guest laundry with ironing facilities, an internet cafe, and a tour desk.

Accommodation Options


A welcoming one bedroom dormitory, for a maximum of eight persons, includes ample shared facilities.

Activites and Experiences at Melanka Backpackers Resort

  • Cycling
  • Swimming
  • VIP Backpackers
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • 24 hour Reception
  • Bar Also beer garden with live entertainment
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Car park
  • Courtesy transfer Complimentary airport and rail transfers to hostel
  • Cafe/Coffee shop Internet cafe
  • Communal Kitchen Outdoor kitchen
  • Communal Refrigerator
  • Entertainment Live entertainment
  • Games/Recreation Room
  • Iron
  • Laundry
  • Foreign Currency Exchange
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant – Licensed
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shop
  • Tour Desk
  • TV/Lounge Area
  • Relaxation
  • English
  • English
  • Australian Hotels Association
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Central Australian Tourism Industry Association, Tourism Top End
  • American Express
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Diners Club
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Foreign Travellers Cheques
  • Visa
  • Not Available

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