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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a good hostel. Its really big like hotel. Free WiFi and really nice people. So close for shopping. Very happy here for 4 nights in Sydney. They also helped book tours be cause we made no plan before we came

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is very big and well organized like a hotel. The 4 bed bedroom is big, clean and confy. The commom areas are great. Free Wi-Fi good enough. A great Cafe at the front door but a bit pricy. Next to Central station and close to so many spots.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wifi is free and good on first and second floors! After being sent on a goose chase to find parking the guys at the front felt bad and gave me breakfast vouchers at the cafe connected to the hostel which was awesome!! The beds were decent enough... showers were ok. It seemed like more of a hotel than a hostel....

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Zac. Really sorry about the parking hassles but glad you enjoyed your breakfast! Hope to see you again another time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel is like a hotel, it's gorgeous. 8 stories, big bedrooms with huge windows and lovey views, the AC is perfect so you're never too hot or too cold and the communal bathrooms are great, clean and not crowded. I stayed here for 8 nights in January in the 4 bed female dorm and I'm going back at the...

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good Location next to Central Station and near to the main street with shops etc. We had a 4 bedroom. Size was okay, big lockers. Very noisy room when you are having a room to the main street. Not very clean, some fries were laying on the floor at arrival. Bathrooms have been disgusting. Especially the toilets have been dirty/full...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Max and thanks for your feedback. I am sorry to hear that you thought the hostel wasn't clean enough. Our bathrooms are cleaned 3 times per day and due to recent feedback, we are actually going to increase this to 4 times per day. I hope you enjoyed your time in Sydney!

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location - next to the Central Railway Station, close to Chinatown & Thai Town, short walk to Darling Harbour, restaurants, convenience stores, and the busy through fare of Sydney - George Street.

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We booked an ensuite room which was clean and tidy, the bed was comfortable. The proximity to the central railway station is great as well as the nearby streets of Pitt and George streets We stayed 2 nights. Basic but good for a short stay, friendly and helpful staff. A nice cafe on the ground floor.

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We stayed in a family room, which included a double bed, bunk bed, single bed and TV. The room was clean amd exactly what we expected. It was close to the toilets which was helpful as we had children travelling with us, but could be noisy. The youth hostel is large, but has everything and more that you would expect...

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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I switched to this hostel and I am very glad I did. Starting off, the front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. The rooms are nice and big and clean and mattresses are decently comfy. The location is great since it is quite csntal to everything. Close to Darling Harbour and the central train station. The cafe there is...

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights while bouncing from hostel to hostel in the lead up to Xmas. The location is great as your right across from central station and tonnes of bus routes too and I do feel this is what your paying for. We stayed in a 4 bed mixed room which was bigger than I was expecting...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydney Central YHA hostel is Sydney's hostel with everything and the best value choice in the centre of the city. It is housed in a heritage-listed building opposite Central Station. It has panoramic views of Sydney from the rooftop and outdoor area, heated pool, sauna. Sydney Central facilities include kitchens, laundries, games/TV rooms, locker hire, limited parking, group accommodation/meeting rooms, disabled access, 24 hour security access, YHA Travel desk, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), bistro, convenience store. There is even an in-house cinema with two free movies a day! Regular activities include pub crawls, sporting events, market tours and BBQs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sydney Central YHA

Address: 11 Rawson Pl | Cnr Pitt St & Rawson Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: ₹ 2,163 - ₹ 10,813 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sydney Central YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 151
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“Best room in the hostel is a 4 bed with a balcony but you'll be lucky to get it!”
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