Overview of Sydney Backpackers - Hostel

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In-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi
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In-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi
In-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi
Guests rated this property 2.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Business Services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWorld Square Shopping Centre5 min walk
    Popular LocationHyde Park6 min walk
    Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium14 min walk
    AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)27 min drive
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About this area


Located in Sydney, Sydney Backpackers - Hostel is in the city center and near a metro station. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Queen Victoria Building are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Gardens. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sydney Cricket Ground or Qudos Bank Arena.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • World Square Shopping Centre - 5 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 6 min walk
  • Martin Place - 13 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 14 min walk
  • Australia Square - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Town Hall Station - 3 min walk
  • Sydney Central Station - 11 min walk
  • AirportKingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) - 27 min drive


  • Uncle Tetsu — 3 min walk
  • Alpha — 4 min walk
  • Charlie & Franks — 5 min walk

About this property

Sydney Backpackers - Hostel

Sydney hostel in Sydney Central Business District, walk to Hyde Park
A rooftop terrace, laundry facilities, and a computer station are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and barbecue grills are onsite. All 20 rooms provide conveniences like living rooms and dining areas, plus free WiFi and refrigerators. Guests will also find safes and showers. Bathrooms are shared.
Sydney Backpackers - Hostel offers 20 accommodations with safes and blackout drapes/curtains. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room


  • Elevator

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Rooftop terrace


  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Dining room
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen access


  • Safe
  • Separate living room



Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 30.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Backpackers Sydney
Sydney Backpackers
Sydney Backpackers Hostel
Backpacker Sydney
Sydney Backpackers Hotel Sydney
Sydney Backpackers - Hostel Sydney
Sydney Backpackers - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sydney Backpackers - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sydney Backpackers - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sydney Backpackers - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Sydney Backpackers - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sydney Backpackers - Hostel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Sydney Backpackers - Hostel?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 10 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Sydney Backpackers - Hostel?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does Sydney Backpackers - Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Sydney Backpackers - Hostel located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sydney Town Hall and World Square Shopping Centre. Hyde Park and Sydney Tower are also within 10 minutes. Town Hall Station is only a 3-minute walk and Museum Station is 5 minutes.
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Best backpackers ive stayed in bestvlocation best breakfast
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

1/5 Terrible

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This place is disgusting. There was a roach in the shower. The bathroom were so dirty I had to brush my teeth and wash my face in the kitchen sink.
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2019

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