7 Akuna St, Canberra ACT 2601 [map ref 7]
+61 2 6248 9155
Canberra City YHA is located in the city centre, five minutes’ walk from the interstate bus terminal and less than 20 minutes’ walk from conference venues. The hostel has a cafe, indoor pool/spa/sauna, free Wi-Fi hotspot (premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), fully-equipped kitchen, rooftop BBQ area, TV/games area, and an underground bar. It is billed as ‘fun and safe’.
They are offering 10% off their standard rates for conference delegates with dorm beds from $32 and private rooms from $104 per night.
To make a booking contact the hostel directly (phone or email above) and pay for the first night of your stay upfront with a credit card. Quote ‘Australian Historical Association Annual Conference 2018’ or AHA2018 to receive the discount rate. They have a 48 hour cancellation policy, meaning that if you decide not to stay and give them 48 hours’ notice of cancellation they can provide a full refund.