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
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  • There was a minor hiccup with the room at first but the staff were all really friendly and helpful and the rest of the stay was fantastic. Couldn't ask for a better placed hostel.

    Michael P. (July 2014)

    I've stayed here a few times before and as always the staff is very friendly and helpful. It's a great place in a great location.

    Christine H. (July 2014)

    Stayed in a Double Room with own Toilet/shower etc. Very Clean and secure and good value for the Area, Organisng your own Breakfasts in the morning is easy once you get into the swing of things, The Staff are always there to help if req. Sydney is a ...

    Steve K. (July 2014)

    Very good size of lockers in the room. Loved that there are so many plugg sockets available, especially at each bed. + the lamp was great too! Good and cheap breakfast offer. Amazing view from the rooftop --> the opera house. Close to circular quay f...

    Sofia M. (July 2014)

    This was unfortunately just an overnight stay on our way to visit family, would have loved multiple nights at this fabulous hostel! Sydney Harbour YHA had it all for us,comfortable room with lovely roomy contemporary bathroom,lovely and quiet which w...

    Susan J. (July 2014)

    We took our ten year old and our thirteen year old for a family holiday and found the hostel fantastic. The location is unbeatable and the history inescapable! I would recommend it to families! Book early and get a family room!

    Sarah A. (July 2014)

    Great place to stay, with comfy rooms and fantastic views

    Alita P. (July 2014)

    Absolutely love staying here, perfect location to everything and fantastic value for money!

    Lucy C. (July 2014)

    What an awesome central location. I really enjoyed my stay and look forward to coming back again.

    Kerrie A. (July 2014)

    Fantastic stay with 2 children age 9 & 11. Great 5 bed family room, spacious, comfortable, quiet and great modern ensuite bathroom. Fabulous kitchen facilities. The rooftop terrace is simply wonderful with stunning views. Great location directly n...

    Meg P. (July 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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