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Railway Square YHA
8-10 Lee Street (crn Upper Carriage Lane & Lee St or entry via the Henry Deane Plaza) Sydney 2000
Phone: (+612) 9281 9666
Fax: (+612) 9281 9688
Manager: Dean Grasselli
Check In available after 1pm
Weekly rates available. Please contact the hostel directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bus:Our hostel in Sydney is 150 metres to coach terminal, located on Eddy Ave. 50 metres to city bus terminals at Railway Square.
Train: 50 metres to Central Station entrance. Follow the Railway Square YHA signs in the station to the YHA Hostel.
Nearest Airport: 10 kilometres to airport (Sydney's Kingsford Smith International and Domestic Airport). From airport, take airport shuttle to doorOR Take train to Central Railway station and using Devonshire St exit from the station, walk through the pedestrian tunnel to the backpacker hostel.
*Suitable for small groups (10 to 40). Group information pack available on the group enquiry page.
Real good position, friendly staff, enough for all that u want..
Massimiliano P. (April 2014)
I've stayed here twice for quick snoozes between buses and flights. Super close to Central, bed was comfy, showers were hot and clean (there was even hairdryers in the womens bathroom!). No complaints here :)
Anna B. (April 2014)
I've stayed at Railway Square YHA several times, enjoying the friendliness and helpfulness of staff, the location, the people I meet there, and the overall 'good place to be' feel. It's great value for money, and I especially enjoy that it takes a c...
Jocelyn M. (April 2014)
Great location if you plan to travel by train.
Dorm rooms are very quiet even though it's right next to the station.
Well equipped kitchen, and lots of space to chill.
David V. (April 2014)
I have stayed at the RR YHA a total of 7 times since it opened. The location is excellent, the staff is always extremely pleasant and helpful. The kitchens & accommodation are clean and comfortable.
Kay R. (April 2014)
Great first stop straight from airport, just one easy train ride and you are there!
Good kitchen area and cafe does amazing hot chocolate!
Jane F. (April 2014)
nice location, hostel is cosey not too big with everything at the door
colin b. (April 2014)
Everything about this hostel contributed to a great trip. Located close to the heart of Sydney, it was clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and service was excellent.
Margaret C. (April 2014)
Great place to stay if youre after clean and simple. Close to shops and pubs. Two thumbs up :)
Dean D. (April 2014)
Had an unfortunate case where computers were down while checking in, delaying getting my room. This, however, had absolutely no negative influence on my stay. Given the proximity to both the CBD & Station, I expected a disrupted sleep, but the rooms ...
Guy H. (April 2014)
Sydney's most laid back backpacker hostel, Railway Square YHA adjoins Central Station and offers railway carriage rooms in the heart of Sydney.
Stay in one of the funky railway carriages on the former Platform Zero or one of the comfy rooms in the historic 1904 main building, now converted into contemporary accommodation. Hostel features a spa pool, Internet/WiFi, 24-hour access, tour desk, indoor and outdoor communal areas, self-catering kitchen. Walking distance to the best pubs in Sydney, Chinatown and Darling Harbour.
Railway Square YHA hostel is within walking distance to most of Sydney's major attractions. Visit museums, get up close to stars, sharks or snakes at Darling Harbour's Madame Tussauds, Sea Life and Wild Life attractions. Saunter down to the historic Rocks district, climb the Harbour Bridge, visit the Sydney Opera House and Botanic Gardens, then enjoy a cruise by harbour ferry, catamaran or jet boat. Shop and cafe/bar hop in the trendy inner city suburb of Surry Hills, just behind Central Station.
Be seen at nearby Scubar, underground backpacker bar. Mix with the locals at one of Haymarket, Darlinghurst or Surry Hills' bars. Hit Oxford Street, or stroll down to Chinatown to soak up the atmosphere of the night markets (Fridays in summer). Try tapas in the Spanish Quarter (Corner George and Liverpool Streets). Sip cocktails by the water at Cockle Bay.
Our hostel in Sydney is 50 metres from the nearest food store
A light breakfast can be bought within the hostel, whcih saves you having to leave the premises,
If you are in Sydney and short on time this day tour will suit! Visit the Blue Mountains, pat a kangaroo at Featherdale Wildlife Park and come back to Sydney in style on a River Cruise!
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Ph: 02 8251 7800
Ph: 02 9333 9240
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)