Blue Mountains, Katoomba YHA

  • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Hostel Entrance
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Hostel Entrance
    • Blue Mountains YHA Hostel Video
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Back Garden
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Relaxing on the Terrace
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Pool Table
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Foyer
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA - Multi-Share Dorm Room
    • Blue Mountains Katoomba YHA- Kitchen
    • Abseiling with High and Wild Blue Mountains
    • Echo Point Lookout Katoomba
  • Relaxed and cruisey vibe within easy reach of the beautiful scenery of the blue mountains.

    ELISSE H. (October 2014)

    Very clean, everything you could ask for

    Adam B. (October 2014)

    It was the best hostel I ever stayed at. Everything was really clean and they have these nice sitting areas in the lounge and in the garden. You could feel that the people there did a lot of thinking, what people might need while travelling.

    Rena R. (October 2014)

    facilities are excellent. private room with shared bathroom was not bad.

    Carol T. (October 2014)

    Fab hostel

    Stacey A. (October 2014)

    so much charm and warm atmosphere in the wonderful old building !!!!

    selma A. (October 2014)

    Fantastic hostel. Friendly staff. Great facilities and walking distance to world class sights. What more could you ask for?

    Martin R. (October 2014)

    Clean, secure, convenient location. Towels and soap provided but shampoo is not. Close to supermarkets, restaurants, and a short drive (or walk) to the Three Sisters.

    Vincent T. (October 2014)

    We had a double room with private en suite. Room was clean and quite large. Coffee and tea were provided. Staff were excellent.

    Jonathan M. (October 2014)

    Good size ensuite double room. Very convenient to supermarkets.

    Diane N. (October 2014)

  • Stay at the award-winning Blue Mountains YHA hostel and enjoy the comfort of the log fire, cosy warm rooms (many with ensuite), great kitchen and fast internet. Located in the heart of Katoomba, Blue Mountains - the adventure capital of NSW, this YHA is ideal accommodation for backpackers.

    Housed in a beautifully restored National Trust building, the hostel is a stone’s throw from breathtaking national parks and bush landscapes of Leura, Echo Point and Three Sisters.

    Save with YHA discounts on heaps of activities, tours and attractions from the hostel.

    Whether you are after a city break or are travelling around Australia, you won’t be disappointed with your stay at our Blue Mountains YHA.

    Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival at the hostel.

  • Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Disabled Access
    • Games room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Open Fireplace
    • Parking
    • Reading room
    • Television
    • Video
  • Activities

    • 4WD tours
    • Abseiling
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canyoning
    • Caving
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Horseriding
    • National Park
    • Rock Climbing
    • Wilderness
  • Things to do

    Escape to the Blue Mountains and explore this World Heritage area that is famous for its dramatic scenery, bushwalking and adventure activities. Try abseiling, canyoning, mountain biking, Jenolan Caves tour (tours depart Katoomba 9.45am) or just enjoy the local pubs and cafes. This historic art deco building (see history below) is cosy and friendly, complete with log fire, warm rooms (many with ensuite), kitchen and more.

    High & Wild Mountain Adventures

    Blue Mountains History (315kb, PDF)


    Live music in local venues (Wed-Sun) close to the hostel, Backpacker nights and Night Walks available.

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