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Sydney Harbour YHA

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  • Average4%
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Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

So for $30 a night, and you have views of the opera house, city and the harbor bridge...you can't get much better. I stayed in a 6 mixed dorm room (room 323)for 3 nights and did not regret it once. I was super lucky to...More

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 1 week ago

In all my years traveling ive never stayed in a hostel. What can i say we had a great stay and looking forward to booking more hostel visits. Friendly staff - big clean room - nice roof Terrance - Large kitchen - quiet !! and...More

Thank belfast-jj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is in the middle of the Rocks, 5 minutes from Circular quay on foot. You have free wifi in the common area, which is huge with sofas and armchairs to relax. My room was clean and other guests very respectful. Every bed has...More

Thank giorgi_enrico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a group booking for 2 6 bed dorms at this hostel. Rooms were basic about what you would expect from a YHA. After a long road trip the facilities were required. The toilet had human faeces smeared all over the outside of the bowl....More

Thank Ryan L
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Harbour YHAResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ryan - we are shocked at the experience you had and wish to apologise for it, and it is being investigated from our end. This is not the high standard our property normally achieves as we usually rate very highly for cleanliness and customer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel was well located, clean and affordable. The roof terrace was an extra special draw card, we had dinner up there one night to watch all the lights come on. It was only a few blocks walk to Wynyard station (easier to get to...More

Thank LishMcM
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Harbour YHAResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lish - appreciate your review and comment on getting there from Wynyard. We definitely recommend people get off the train there rather than Circular Quay as it is flat walk - there is a map and directions on our website. Hope to see you...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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