Overview of Hostel
Previously known as Annie's Place, Jump Inn re-opened in June 2017 hoping to create a 'home away from home' for all the travellers and backpackers staying with us. Our lovely little hostel is like an oasis in the middle of the Australian desert - come stay with us, enjoy a relaxing sleep in our bran
Jump Inn is located in Alice Springs CBD, right at the corner of Traeger Avenue and Willshire Street. It will take you less than 15 minutes to walk to supermarkets, post office, banks, takeaways, bars and restaurants. We offer our guests a great location: away from the crowds but still within walking distance to the city center.
If you’re coming from the airport: We are 15 minutes from Alice Springs Airport in the Alice Springs CBD.
By shuttle bus: The shuttle bus service is operated by Alice Wanderer Airport Transfers for all scheduled flights in and out of Alice Springs. The price is $16/person from the airport to our front door. Tickets can be purchased directly at the airport or can be booked online.
By taxi: A taxi ride will cost you around $30-35. The trip is around 13 km and takes approximately 15 minutes. You can find our exact location on the map below.
If you’re coming from the south: Follow Stuart Highway A87 up to Traeger Park until you reach Traeger Avenue. Turn right onto Traeger Avenue Ave in The Gap, Jump Inn is located on the left side of the road.
If you’re coming from the north: Follow Stuart Highway A87 past the city center, continue on Stuart Highway towards Traeger Park until you reach Traeger Avenue in The Gap. Turn left onto Traeger Avenue Avenue, Jump Inn is located on the left side of the road..
Our hostel is located right next to the CBD, away from the crowds but still within walking distance to the city centre for your convenience. Located in Alice Springs, 1.3 km from Lasseters Casino and Alice Springs Convention Centre is about 1.4 km from Jump Inn Alice Budget Accommodation. Around the corner you'll find the Royal Flying Doctor Service and the reptile center. The nearest airport is Alice Springs Airport on 11.3 km from Jump Inn Alice Budget Accommodation.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Our reception is open every day from 7am-8pm. Please let us know beforehand if you will be arriving after 8pm so we can send you late check-in instructions. Please note that there will be a charge of $20 for late check-ins after 11pm. Check In: anytime after 2 PM. All guests are required to provide a government issued photo ID (passport/driver’s license) along with a credit card at check in. Your nightly rate covers a stay from 2 PM to 10 AM the following day. Check Out: 10 AM, late fees may apply for a late checkout. Please be considerate to other guests when you leave the room in the morning. We’ll try our best to accommodate early or late check ins and check outs, however, we may not able to meet a certain request depending on availability. Payment Policy: we accept Master and Visa cards, please note that if you wish to settle your bill by credit card a surcharge of 1.5% will be applicable. Full payment has to be made on arrival by cash or credit card. Prices quoted are in AUD and all payments must be made in AUD. A $50 pre-authorization deposit will be charged on your credit card upon check-in. This amount will be refunded once you check out. Cancellation Policy: charges equal to the first nights accommodation will be taken if the guest cancels less than 24 hours from the date of arrival or fails to arrive. Alcohol Consumption: due to the liquor licence we obtain there is NO BYO ALCOHOL at this property. Any BYO alcohol found will be taken and held at reception and returned to you when you check out. We have a wide range of alcohol available at reception and soon to be in the hostel bar so you won’t go thirsty! Extension of stay: management should be notified in advance for any extension of stay at the hostel (subject to room availability) and payment should be received before 8pm of the date of the request in order to get approval. Parking: free parking is available free of charge for all house guests. Please do not park in the way of the electrical motorised gate when fully open or half way open and on/beside the yellow line on the street as you might get fined by the Alice Springs Council Rangers. Do not leave any valuables in your car when parked. Jump Inn Budget Accommodation cannot take any responsibility for the loss or theft of any of such articles while your car is parked. Visitors Policy: the purpose of the policy is to provide a safe and secure environment for our guests and our staff. Please have your visitors wait in the lobby area by the reception desk. Visitors or non-guest friends are not allowed inside the premises, the residential area is reserved exclusively for registered guests. Age Restriction: please note that unfortunately, we don’t have facilities suitable for children. We can only accept guests over the age of 18. Pets: pets are not allowed without prior arrangement/ permission from the management team. House Policies: *Please note that we do not admit guests from Alice Springs or the Greater Alice Springs Area. *Smoking is permitted outside at the designated area, please use ashtrays placed in the yard. Smoking is completely FORBIDDEN inside the room. A cleaning fee of $100 will apply when smoking in the non-smoking area. *In the event of failure to comply with the Jump Inn Alice Springs Fire Regulation, resulting in activation the fire alarm where the emergency services are required to attend: the guest will be held liable for the associated costs of $823. Jump Inn shall not be responsible for, or liable for any loss, theft or damage of personal property on, or brought into the hostel or in the immediate vicinity of any of the hostel. Jump Inn also reserves the right to terminate the reservation immediately if guest failure to meet the Jump Inn Guest Code of Conduct, without a refund. *The replacement cost of any damaged door lock is applicable for a total amount of $350 to be paid immediately. Environmental Policy: the owners of Jump Inn Budget Accommodation are dedicated to the protection of our planet and its natural resources. We encourage all our guests to help by: *Switching off lights when not in use; *Ensuring that taps are always turned off after use; *Avoiding the unnecessary use of towels – just use what you need.; *We will sort the recyclable rubbish collected from guest rooms i.e. paper, plastic, metal and glass; *We thank you in advance for your comprehension and cooperation. Limitation of Liability: Jump Inn Budget Accommodation cannot be held liable if any of the following events or conditions prevent the guest house from fulfilling its obligation to guests. However, the guest house will take necessary steps to minimise disruption and discomfort to guests under these conditions: *Unanticipated interruption to electricity, water, sewage to and from the guest house; *Industrial actions, civil uprising or criminal activity; *Fire, frost, flooding, the wind or any other force major event. We ask our guests to respect one another concerning the cleanliness of the common areas and noise level. If we receive complaints, you will be given a warning. Further complaints are subject to the termination of stay. We reserve the right to end a reservation if a guest becomes a disturbance/nuisance to others including management.