We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all Speciality Lodging in Sydney

Sydney Star Backpackers

79 reviews
Save
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (5)
Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good27%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“free breakfast”(7 reviews)
“bourke street”(3 reviews)
“great location”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (79)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Filter reviews
63 results
Traveller rating
15
16
13
10
9
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
15
16
13
10
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsfree breakfastbourke streetgreat locationother guestsopera housecbd
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 63 reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Place is dirty, not enough space, manager doesn't care about others barking their own rules like no being loud after 10pm or bringing alcohol to the hostel. In the corridor people leave their stuff even though there is sign not to do this. Some places...More

1  Thank Artur N
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I can’t believe how dirty and run down this hostel is. The reception area looks like a bedsit and the staff look scruffy. We paid for a twin room on the 3rd floor and the room itself was depressing! The style of beds, the peach...More

Thank Jade O
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The Sydney star is located in Woolloomooloo, Bourke Street. Pretty central and you easily can get to the Center or Opera house by foot, you barely need public transport. On the Weekends you can park your car or Van right in front of the Hostel...More

1  Thank ChrisRoyW
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Less than 20min away from CBD on foot, Free Breakfast, Free Wifi, Card Key, laundry facility, cheep, and quiet place. These are enough reasons as a good hostel, but also staffs were really nice and kind. They arranged for my favor immediately when I asked....More

1  Thank KAZUKI I
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The room was pretty correct, nice kitchen, proper showers and bathrooms. A quiet place when you want to sleep, with a perfect rooftop when you want to chill! Very nice manager, with a beautiful voice that I had chance to hear on the rooftop, during...More

1  Thank Nemoontheroad
PreviousNext
12345613
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (20)
Family and Play Areas (5)
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Details
Price range
US$ 27 - US$ 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 27 - US$ 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite