Sydney Harbour YHA

  • Sydney Harbour YHA - Rooftop View
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Rooftop View
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    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Entrance
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Rooftop Terrace View
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - TV Room
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Reception
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Dorm Room
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - Lounge
    • Sydney Harbour YHA - arial shot
    • Earth Check 2014
    • Sydney Harbour - Double Room
  • Best room in town - loved it.

    Jane H. (September 2014)

    Wonderful location. Quiet, even though there were lots of school children. Felt safe the whole time. Great experience.

    Stephen D. (September 2014)

    Best accommodation in Sydney for the price; best YHA in the world. Love it.

    Louise Z. (September 2014)

    Amazing! Would stay at YHA Sydney in a heart beat!

    Mario d. (September 2014)

    Bright clean wide open hostel in an amazing location full of history. Incredible! Better view of the harbor from the roof than many of the luxury hotels around for a fraction of the price.

    Jennifer W. (September 2014)

    Brilliant value for money for a business traveller to Sydney CBD. View of the Opera House out my window, everything I needed and half the price of big hotels nearby.

    Gail W. (September 2014)

    Definitely great value in a shared dorm, especially given the location and the quality of the recently-built building and facilities! Staff were always helpful, and the environmental initiatives were also great to see. The best part-- definitely the ...

    Tamara S. (September 2014)

    I was very impressed with all aspects of the yha. We even had a complementary pancake mix to our disposal this morning. Well done, yha!

    Graham E. (September 2014)

  • Stay at Sydney's only backpacker hostel in the city's historic harbourside precinct - The Rocks - and enjoy stunning views of Sydney Harbour.

    Built above archaeological remnants of colonial Sydney, the YHA combines state-of-the-art facilities with a heritage experience.

    Explore Sydney's history and walk to all the major sights whilst staying in the heart of the city.

    Multishare and double/twin accommodation, all with ensuites and many with Sydney Harbour and Sydney Opera House views.

    Sydney Harbour Hostel is also suitable for group accommodation. See the Group Accommodation page.

    New Year's Eve (NYE) 2014 terrace packages is now booked out.

    There is still limited availability for some room types. These remaining beds are selling out fast.

    Please see the PDF below for further information. 

    Sydney Harbour YHA NYE Information

    SHYHA awards Feb 2014



  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Food Store
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Video
  • Activities

    • City
    • Cycling
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Shopping
    • Tours
  • Things to do

    Located in The Rocks, Sydney's historic heart, this new deluxe YHA is close to all the major attractions! Explore the Sydney Opera House & Circular Quay, enjoy local historic pubs, walk the Sydney Harbour Bridge or go on a Sydney Harbour cruise.

    This new YHA is the only hostel in this part of Sydney.


    Check out the numerous historic pubs within The Rocks. Don't miss the largest Australian beer list in Sydney next door at The Australian Heritage Hotel. Experience culture at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Theatre Company, Dendy Cinemas or The Basement for live music. Many nearby restaurants and night spots.

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