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Sydney Harbour - The Rocks

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The Rocks, Sydney, NSW

Stay at Sydney's only backpacker hostel in the city's historic harbourside precinct - The Rocks - and enjoy stunning views.

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  • Sydney Harbour backpacker hostel recommends alighting at Wynyard Station which is an easy walk to the hostel. Download our detailed walking instructions below.

    Walking instructions from Wynyard & Circular Quay train stations

    The hostel is 2.6 kms to the coach terminal at Sydney's Central Station. Catch bus or train to Wynyard Station. 

    Download detailed walking instructions here.

    12.6 kms to Sydney airport. Take shuttle bus to the YHA or airport train to Wynyard Station.

    Sydney Harbour YHA hostel is an easy walk to Circular Quay for all the Sydney Harbour ferry services.
    There is limited paid parking nearby (with a YHA discount when validated at the hostel). Please see the Parking Information Sheet below, or use public transport.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Sydney Opera House
    • Sydney Harbour 
    • Sydney Harbour Bridge
    • The Rocks
    • Luna Park

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Museum of Contemporary Art
    • Historical Pubs
    • Taronga Zoo
    • Manly Beach
    • Harbour Circle Walks
    • Sydney Ferries
    • Centrepoint Tower
    • Darling Harbour
    • Restaurants, Pubs, and Nightclubs 
    Find us...
    Address 110 Cumberland Street
    The Rocks, Sydney, 2000
    NSW
    Email sydneyharbour@yha.com.au
    Phone (+612) 8272 0900
    Hostel Manager Ross Lardner
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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  • Sydney Harbour - The Rocks


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    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.

    SHYHA awards Feb 2014

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    • Better than Shangri-la. Thank you.
      100%
      Shalan R April 2015
    • Top location in more ways than one!
      95%
      Garry D April 2015
    • Super friendly and helpful staff at the desk! Also can't beat the location. It was just perfect.
      97%
      Andrea R April 2015
    6896 customers have rated this hostel

    Accommodation

    • Sleeps 150 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double / twin rooms
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Families
    • Group bookings

    Facilities

    • Air Conditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Food Store
    • Free Hot Spot & Wifi Plus
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Video

    Activities

    • City
    • Cycling
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Shopping
    • Tours
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    Find us... Show location map
    Address 110 Cumberland Street
    The Rocks, Sydney, 2000
    NSW
    Email sydneyharbour@yha.com.au
    Phone (+612) 8272 0900
    Hostel Manager Ross Lardner
    Payment MasterCard, Visa

    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year
    Reception

    24 hours

    Check in from 2:00pm daily
    Check out until 10:00am daily
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