Sydney Railway Square YHA

  • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Railway Carriage Rooms
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Railway Carriage Rooms
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Top Floor
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - TV Room
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Exterior from Plaza
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Games
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Spa Pool
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Dining
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - Cafe
    • Sydney Railway Square YHA - 4 Share Mixed Dorm Room
    • Double Room private bathroom
    • 4 bed room
    • 4 Bed family room
  • Was a great place to stay. We stayed early January as we had to catch an early train to the airport and it was incredibly convenient. Stayed in a carriage was little noise, as well as friendly staff and a great atmosphere! Facilities were modern and ...

    Katie S. (January 2015)

    - water leakage in dinning area - staff need more training in hospitality wonder YHA have any rules or procedure if roommate bring visitor staying overnight? + train dom is very special but a bit noisy in the morning as the announcement from ce...

    Wai yan L. (January 2015)

    The staff are always great, and being at Central Station is so convenient.

    Mark C. (January 2015)

    Great location and great hostel!

    Joanne F. (January 2015)

    Clean and easy to get from central station

    Myoungsun Y. (January 2015)

    Always good to stay here and have been doing so since it opened.

    Phil S. (January 2015)

    Awsome location

    J F. (January 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, 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.

  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Cafe/Restaurant
    • Disabled Access
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Swimming Pool
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Video
    • Secure bike locking, adjustable bike stand, bike tools
  • Activities

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

    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.

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