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Wollongong YHA

  • Getting here by train

    1 km from Wollongong station. Daily services to/from Sydney.

    Getting here by bus

    1 km from bus stop, outside Wollongong train station.

    Nearest airport

    80 km to Sydney Airport.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Grand Pacific Drive
    • Wollongong Botanic Gardens
    • Sea Cliff Bridge
    • Nan Tien Temple
    • Five Islands Nature Reserve
    • Mount Keira 
    • Macquarie Pass National Park
    • Wattamolla Beach
    • Science Centre and Planetarium

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • WIN Entertainment Centre
    • Skydive the Beach
    • Symbio Wildlife Park
    • Motorcycle Tours
    • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk
    • Jamberoo Action Water Park
    • Wollongong to Thirroul Bike Track
    • Hangdog Climbing Gym
    • Illawarra Performing Arts Centre
    • Golfing
    • Speciality Shops
    • Restaurant and Bars
    • Cycling
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    Find us...
    Address 75-79 Keira Street
    Wollongong, 2500
    Phone (+612) 4229 1132
    Hostel Manager Mary Sparks
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Wollongong YHA

    A friendly YHA hostel located right in the centre of Wollongong and great for backpackers. Close to the shops, cafes, restaurants, entertainment and beaches. 

    Modern facilities, most hostel rooms with ensuites. TV lounge, premium Wi-Fi Plus, coffee, drink and snack machines. Garden with waterfall and BBQ. Security parking. Wollongong has superb beaches and outdoor backpacker activities including skydiving and horse-riding. YHA member discounts locally.

    • I love the free bus and the fact that everyone is friendly.
      Soumya J February 2015
    • Disappointing not to have free wifi. Otherwise OK.
      Phillip C October 2015
    • Quiet, close to City, beaches and facilities
      Janet R January 2015
    267 customers have rated this hostel


    • Sleeps 32 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double / twin rooms
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Families
    • Group bookings


    • Barbecue
    • Disabled access
    • Games room
    • Parking
    • TV
    • Tour desk
    • Premium Wi-Fi Plus


    • Surfing
    • Swimming 
    • Skydiving
    • Shopping
    • Museums and galleries
    • Bushwalking
    • Botanic Gardens
    • Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk
    • Nan Tien Temple
    • Science Centre
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    Find us...
    Address 75-79 Keira Street
    Wollongong, 2500
    Phone (+612) 4229 1132
    Hostel Manager Mary Sparks
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Hostel Open all year


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