Port Elliot Beach House YHA

We offer outstanding accommodation at a great price for up to 60 guests in our beautiful historical building, boasting amazing views over the Southern Ocean. We have a great range of accommodation options including twin, double, family and multishare rooms and there's loads of great activities available close by in Port Elliot or nearby Victor Harbour, Middleton, Goolwa and Coorong National Park.

The Facilities

At Port Elliot Beach House YHA, we offer the following:

  • 24 hour access
  • Reception from 9.00am to 12.00pm & 3.00pm to 7.30pm with night supervisor after hours
  • Lockers in all shared rooms
  • Full security throughout
  • Self-catering kitchen (please note, this will be shared with other guests)
  • Undercover BBQ area
  • Games area and TVs
  • Large outdoor deck
  • Communal veggie patch

Things to do and excursion ideas

Port Elliot is a beautiful historic coastal village located on the southern end of the stunning Fleurieu Peninsula, just 85 km south of Adelaide. There are many fun aquatic activities available in the area, so ask us for more information today. Some of the most popular things to do include:

  • Beginner and school-friendly surf lessons
  • Kayaking and exploring the Coorong National Park
  • Wildlife boat tours along the southern coast
  • Whale watching is popular and easily accessible from June to October (education packs are available from the Victor Harbour Whale Centre)
  • Check out the interpretive historic walks throughout Port Elliot
  • Step back in time on the historic steam train
  • Explore the miles of sandy beaches

The Accommodation

Multi-share rooms

Port Elliot YHA offers 4-6 person multi-share rooms, with communal bathrooms available on both floors of the building. All rooms include linen and lockers.

Private Rooms

We have a selection of both twin and double rooms – either with shared bathrooms for the budget conscious, or with ensuites for anyone wanting extra privacy. These rooms are conveniently located near to our multi-share rooms, so you can be near to the rest of your group.

Useful information about booking with Port Elliot YHA

  • We have a dedicated School Group Coordinator to help with anything your group needs, from enquiry to check out.
  • We take all reasonable precautions to ensure the safety and security of your group and are pro-active in ensuring we maintain the highest possible standards in the field of risk management.
  • Staff members are available 24/7 to help with any issues or emergencies.
  • All of our staff are trained and capable of handling any emergency situations that may arise.
  • Your group will be allocated separate bedrooms and you will not share any rooms with other guests that are not in your group.
  • Group leaders will be allocated separate rooms to anyone under the age of 18, unless otherwise requested.
  • We will allocate your rooms as close as possible to each other, to enable easy supervision of your group.

YHA's Commitment to your Group

  • All PEYHA staff have Police Checks on commencement of employment
  • PEYHA will ensure your requirements are met and you have an enjoyable stay.
  • PEYHA staff are well trained and capable of handling emergency situations.
  • A member of staff will be available during office hours 8.30 am 12.30 pm and 5 pm 8.30 pm and can be called upon to help with any concerns.
  • You will be allocated separate rooms for your group and will not be expected to share with other hostel guests.
  • If your group comprises of children under 18 years old, your group leaders including the coach driver and any other accompanying adults, will be allocated separate rooms from the group, if requested. These rooms will be allocated as close to the group to facilitate effective supervision. If however you have a group of a young age and prefer to be in the same room, this can be arranged.
Suitable for: 
Tertiary - Uni/TAFE
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11
Year 12
All Ages
Wirelesss internet
Additional Information: 


Looking for some extra privacy for your group? Port Elliot YHA offers the option to book the entire property for the exclusive use of your group.

Accommodating up to 60 people, Rent-a-YHA bookings are perfect for school groups, weddings, cyclists, surfing trips, reunions, birthdays and more.

Self-catering facilities include a kitchen and covered outdoor BBQ area.

  • Room Configuration (sleeps up to 60)
  • 18 Multi-Share Beds
  • 3 Twin Rooms
  • 5 Double Rooms
  • 3 Double Ensuite Rooms
  • 1 Triple Ensuite Room
  • 2 Family 4 Bed Rooms (Queen bed plus two single beds)
  • 1 Family 4 Bed Ensuite Room (Queen bed plus two single beds)
  • 1 Family 5 Bed Room (Queen bed plus three single beds)
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Physical Address: 
13 The Strand
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Phone Number: 
1800 948 386