Sydney Collaroy YHA

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  • We stayed one night in the family room, it was clean, tidy and comfortable. Great location.

    Julie G. (July 2014)

    A top hostel, clean and comfortable. Always buzzing with happy backpackers. Beach is right across the road, plenty of food and coffee nearby. By far the best YHA in Sydney.

    Mac H. (July 2014)

    The best YHA in Australia. Very clean and the staff are amazing, they will help you with just about anything. I love this place and I`ll keep coming back and back. Everything I need is close by, especially if your looking for work its a good place to...

    Harry V. (July 2014)

    Friendly staff and travellers

    J J Y. (June 2014)

    Love it. Clean, comfortable and great staff. Close to surfing and sailing. Easy to get into Sydney on the ibus. Really nice people staying there. I was very happy. Thanks. Pat M.

    Patricia M. (June 2014)

    Well located close to the action but situated behind the main drag to allow quiet evening if desired. Inviting, friendly staff whose hands on management was both efficient and caring. Guests reflected this atmosphere in turn. Sharing of spaces, respe...

    Barbara P. (May 2014)

    Excellent. The female staff member who booked my room, at the last minute was brilliant. I was very frustrated when I called and on the verge of tears. She was very reassuring and ensured that my stay would be a pleasant one, and it was.

    Lisa M. (May 2014)

    I really enjoyed staying here - it is a great location, close to shops, close to the beach, there is secure parking provided which is really handy if you have a vehicle. Staff were friendly and helpful. Five stars :)

    Carlos R. (May 2014)

    Great position for the many Northern Beaches and efficient transport (L90) to the city.

    Stephen L. (May 2014)

    Excellent for all of the above. The mattress on the bed was wonderful. Secure parking - free. I booked room with bathroom - great to have this option for young kids and oldies like me. Restaurants within walking distance are fabulous. Loved th...

    Diane C. (May 2014)

  • Sydney's northern beaches are arguably some of the best beaches in Australia. Thankfully, Collaroy YHA Hostel is just a stone’s throw (50 metres) from Collaroy beach and an easy commute to Dee Why, Manly & Palm Beach (Used in the filming of Australian TV series ‘Home & Away’).

    Collaroy YHA is more than just backpacker accommodation, featuring modern facilities, swimming pool, BBQ area, common area with arcade games, pool table, ping pong table, internet cafe, TV/video room and lounge with log fireplace. 24-hour security access and nearby cafe serving breakfast and lunch. Lots of work for backpackers in local area – the hostel provides information and advice.

  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Games Room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Surf boards
    • Swimming Pool
  • Activities

    • Beach
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Sailboarding
    • Sailing
    • Snorkelling
    • Surfing
    • Swimming


  • Things to do 

    Learn to Surf - Book one of our surf packages or discounted surf lessons whilst staying at the Sydney Collaroy YHA, located close to 21 of the best surfing beaches in Sydney including Manly! Other activities offered here include kayaking, futsal, sailing and bushwalking in the local national and marine parks.

    Free use of surfboards,body boards and snorkels as we are only metres from the beach.


    Collaroy is close to the action-packed nightlife in Manly where there are plenty of pubs, nightclubs, cafes and restaurants. For a quieter night out, Collaroy Cinema is next door to the hostel with all the latest cinema releases.

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    Our hostel in Collaroy is 25 metres from the nearest food store.

    Accepted cards

    MasterCard, Visa