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Sydney Railway Square YHA

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Sydney Railway Square YHA

COVID-19: A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practises. More information can be found here.

During this period Railway Square YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality accommodation on a daily and weekly basis in private and co-living rooms at reduced occupancy. Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab and save*.

Spend a once-in-a-lifetime night in a funky railway carriage on Platform Zero of Central Station or in one of the comfy rooms in the historic main building. This traveller hostel features a free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property, 24-hour access, tour desk, indoor and outdoor communal areas and self-catering kitchen.

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Linen & towels provided
  • Access to communal kitchen 

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  • Ensuites


  • Air-conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Disabled access
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property
  • TV
  • Tour desk
  • Secure bike locking
  • Adjustable bike stand
  • Bike tools
  • Pets considered in Private Room accommodation upon request


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Kayak Sydney Harbour

Paddle past all the great Sydney icons before landing your kayak in a secret cove on Goat Island to explore on foot.
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Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

Climb one of the world's most famous bridges! Experience STUNNING 360 degree views of Sydney as you take the climb of your life! YHA Bucket list adventure.

More about Sydney Railway Square YHA

Sydney's most laid back hostel, Railway Square YHA, adjoins Central Station and is within minutes to the best pubs and restaurants in Sydney, Chinatown and Darling Harbour.


95% customer rating, based on 7539 reviews
  • I like this hostel
    Madhel M 12/09/2020
  • Very welcoming crew on the front desk and 2 mins to the traino was perfect for me
    Ronald D 29/08/2020
  • Clean, quite and comfortable room Really nice common areas love the artwork around this place.
    Lara L 27/08/2020
  • Nothing to report
    Richard L 22/08/2020
  • Really lovely staff, very convenient,relaxed
    michael r 30/07/2020
  • Great room with bathroom for a great price. Super location.
    Susan B 9/07/2020
  • in the middle of the town. very near to station.very friendly staff
    Brigitte H 19/03/2020
  • Friendly and happy as always. Up
    Bill P 17/03/2020
  • It's brilliant! A peaceful haven in the heart of Sydney. I keep coming back... it's the fifth time I have stayed. :)
    Helen P 16/03/2020
  • Excellent location, friendly staff, nice environment and common areas to chill and enjoy.
    Maria C 2/03/2020
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Address: 8-10 Lee Street (crn Upper Carriage Lane & Lee St or entry via the Henry Deane Plaza)
State: NSW, 2000
Phone: (+612) 9281 9666
Hostel Manager: Dean Grasselli
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours

Check in from 1:00pm daily
Check out until 11:00am daily
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