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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.
New furniture, very clean, lockers in the rooms, big dining room, a lot of beautiful pictures all around. Best hostel i've been
Alessandra M. (March 2015)
The staff are really friendly and the rooms are very clean!! Lovley
Silvana S. (March 2015)
Great place to stay. Amazingly quiet rooms despite being right next to central station.
GARY M. (March 2015)
Good location, big and clean room (8people), great common rooms and staff, the price is correct for this hostel !
Tiphaine V. (March 2015)
Brilliant so close to Central Railway. We keep coming back to this hostel with its facilities for all travellers
Alison W. (March 2015)
Excellent location which is next to Central Station.
YUET YU Y. (March 2015)
Really great experience sleeping in the carriage right next to the station. The hostel is clean and the staff are nice.
Vicky J L. (March 2015)
Ideal location. Great overnight accomm between train or flights. Fun walk to Dixon Sreet's excellent restaurants.
Donna K. (March 2015)
YHA Railway Square is my accommodation of choice whenever I come to Sydney.
Jenny D. (March 2015)
Very handy location!
Great experience sleeping an old (restored) railway carriage!
Ronald M. (March 2015)
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, free Hot Spot (Wifi Plus also available), 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
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Ph: 02 9977 6977
Regular size coffee for $2.50 with any cake or pie purchase. Specialising in pastries and gourmet pies as well as cakes, Baker Caker Coffeemaker also serves European style coffee and features a range of British baked goodies including bakewell tarts, scones and Cornish pasties. Located at 14/1125 Pittwater Road, Collaroy (at the bus stop).
Ph: 02 80217053
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)