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Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
110 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW, 2000
The price is CA $115 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
4.5/5 Wonderful! (539 reviews)
"Very convenient location, staff are welcoming. Room not super clean but acceptable. I’d recommend"

Reviewed on Aug. 2, 2022

Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
Wake Up! Sydney
2 out of 5
509 Pitt Street, Haymarket, NSW, 2000
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The price is CA $89 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
4.3/5 Excellent! (199 reviews)
I wouldn't want to Wake Up anywhere else
"I had an excellent stay from beginning to end. Upon check-in, I was greeted with a smile and friendly conversation, and had the activities, facilities and key card explained to me. When I checked out, I received a friendly farewell and was asked if I needed my bags to be stored. I was pleasantly ..."

Reviewed on Jul. 25, 2022

Wake Up! Sydney
Sydney Central YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
11 Rawson Place, Haymarket, NSW, 2000
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The price is CA $91 per night from Sep 13 to Sep 14
4.2/5 Excellent! (612 reviews)
"Exactly what it needs to be"

Reviewed on Aug. 1, 2022

Sydney Central YHA - Hostel
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Maze Backpackers
1.5 out of 5
417 Pitt St, Haymarket, NSW, 02000
Fully refundable
The price is CA $66 per night from Aug 23 to Aug 24
3.1/5 (753 reviews)
Great Budget accommodation.
"This budget property was very impressive. Though the rooms are small and quite basic, they are clean and ideal for an overnight stay. The share bathrooms were spotless and quite pleasantly appointed. The venue is very centrally located to theatres, restaurants and shopping."

Reviewed on Aug. 7, 2022

Maze Backpackers
Noah's Bondi - Hostel
2 out of 5
2 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach, NSW, 2026
The price is CA $48 per night from Sep 17 to Sep 18
3.5/5 Good! (109 reviews)
"The location and price were AMAZING! The facilities were not impressive. Staff was neutral; not overly friendly or enthusiastic, but not rude or off-putting. It’s a very old building that has had very little upkeep. People walking above our room and down our hall were heard very clearly. Bathroom ..."

Reviewed on Jun. 28, 2022

Noah's Bondi - Hostel
Nomads Sydney - Hostel
1 out of 5
477 Kent St, Sydney, NSW, 2000
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The price is CA $77 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
3.4/5 Good! (303 reviews)
"An inexpensive place to stay and conveniently close to Town Hall Station. Basic, but adequate, facilities and room. Only downside is the noise from Scary Canary-at least on Saturday nights. They do provide ear plugs though!"

Reviewed on Jun. 19, 2022

Nomads Sydney - Hostel
The Pod Sydney
2 out of 5
Level 6, 396 Pitt Street, Haymarket, NSW, 2000
4.5/5 Wonderful! (331 reviews)
"It was fun for the kids, central to where we wanted to explore, short walk to tram, clean and the staff were very friendly."

Reviewed on Jun. 20, 2022

The Pod Sydney
790 on George Backpackers
2 out of 5
790 George Street, Haymarket, NSW, 2000
The price is CA $60 per night from Sep 13 to Sep 14
3.7/5 Good! (249 reviews)
"We like the position for light rail & close to train to airport. Kitchen was handy & showers good. Would stay again when in Sydney Thanks!"

Reviewed on Jun. 12, 2022

790 on George Backpackers
Mad Monkey Backpackers on Broadway - Adults Only
2 out of 5
20 City Road, Chippendale, NSW, 2008
The price is CA $56 per night from Aug 19 to Aug 20
3.8/5 Good! (36 reviews)
Hostels rock
"Great, staff friendly, clean, comfy"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2022

Mad Monkey Backpackers on Broadway - Adults Only
Boardrider Backpacker & Budget Motel
2 out of 5
Rear 63, The Corso, Manly, NSW, 2095
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The price is CA $30 per night from Aug 19 to Aug 20
3.3/5 (159 reviews)
"great price, double with shower toilet a must"

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Boardrider Backpacker & Budget Motel
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YEHS Hotel Sydney Harbour Suites
4 out of 5
252 Sussex Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
The price is CA $117 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
4.3/5 Excellent! (401 reviews)
"The staff were very polite, professional and helpful at all times. The location was good for where we wanted to be and trains, Light rail and taxis were all close at hand."

Reviewed on Aug. 16, 2022

YEHS Hotel Sydney Harbour Suites
Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites
4 out of 5
243 Pyrmont Street, Darling Harbour, Pyrmont, NSW, 2009
The price is CA $145 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
4/5 Very Good! (6,566 reviews)
"Property was very nice for a 1 night stay. Highly recommend for access to darling harbour and local bar/pubs."

Reviewed on Aug. 6, 2022

Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites
Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney
5 out of 5
528 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
The price is CA $144 per night from Sep 4 to Sep 5
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,388 reviews)
"Great room and facilities. Great location"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2022

Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney
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Sydney Hostels information

Number of reviews 3290
Accommodation 64 Hostels
Lowest Price CA $30
Highest Price CA $145

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Sydney?
By choosing a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and use more of your budget for sightseeing during your vacation. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Sydney?
Ready to book a hostel? These ones have the best reviews from our customers and might be a good place to start: Sydney Central YHA - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Central Light Rail Station and Capitol Square Light Rail Station. Property features include free WiFi, an indoor pool, and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers, lockers, and bed sheets. Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Circular Quay. Property features include free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and an arcade/game room. You’ll find showers, lockers, and bed sheets in all rooms. Maze Backpackers - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Capitol Square Light Rail Station. You can take advantage of a shared/communal kitchen and a 24-hour front desk, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers and bed sheets. Wake Up! Sydney - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Central Light Rail Station and Sydney Central Station. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. Rooms come with showers and bed sheets. Nomads Sydney - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Town Hall Station. Property features include free WiFi, a nightclub, and a restaurant.
How many hostels should I expect to find in Sydney?
If you’re hoping to find an affordable place to stay in Sydney, one of Expedia’s 59 hostels could be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Sydney?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 55°F. Average annual precipitation for Sydney is 47 inches.
What is there to see and do in Sydney?
Overall, Sydney is known for its museums, restaurants, and theaters. Major attractions include Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House, and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Get out into nature with places like Bondi Beach, Manly Beach, and Hyde Park. Cultural attractions include Theatre Royal, Museum of Sydney, and Art Gallery of New South Wales.
What's the best way to get to and around Sydney while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Sydney in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Sydney Airport (SYD), 5.3 mi (8.6 km) away. An alternative is Shellharbour, NSW (WOL), situated 53.5 mi (86.1 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to use public transit during your trip. You can access metro transit at Martin Place Station, Wynyard Station, and St. James Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, take a train from Sydney Circular Quay Station, Exhibition Centre Station, or Sydney Central Station.

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