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Sydney Central YHA

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Sydney, NSW

Our heritage-listed building, opposite Central Station, in the hub of the backpacker precinct, offers backpacker accommodation at its finest.

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  • Getting here by train

    100 metres to Sydney Central station.

    Getting here by bus

    100 metres to Sydney coach terminal.

    Nearest airport

    10 km to airport. Take train to Sydney Central Station, or catch taxi or shuttle bus to the door of the hostel.

    Parking

     
    Undercover parking available for $25 per day. Bookings essential. Small/medium cars only.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Darling Harbour
    • Chinatown
    • Sydney Opera House
    • Sydney Harbour

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Fish Markets
    • Centrepoint Tower
    • Star City Casino
    • Capital Theatre
    • Galleries/Museums 
    • Powerhouse Museum 
    • Sydney Aquarium
    • Madame Tussauds Wax Museum 
    • Paddy's Markets
    • Paddington Markets
    • Glebe Markets
    • Chinese Gardens
    • Sydney Cricket Ground
    • The Queen Victoria Building
    • Restaurants, Pubs, and Nightclubs
    • Lightrail/Trains/Buses 
    Find us...
    Address 11 Rawson Place, Corner of Pitt St and Rawson Place (opposite Central Station)
    Sydney, 2000
    NSW
    Email sydcentral@yha.com.au
    Phone (+612) 9218 9000
    Hostel Manager Jennifer Palmer
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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  • Sydney Central YHA

    Visiting Sydney? Stay smack bang in the city centre at Sydney Central YHA Hostel close to all the action! 

    Our heritage-listed building, opposite Central Station, in the hub of the backpacker precinct, offers backpacker accommodation at its finest.

    Our hostel offers panoramic rooftop with awesome city views, free activities, a basement bar, heated pool, sauna, cinema, free wifi hot spot, travel agency and so much more.

    Sydney Central YHA is a three-time winner (and Hall of Fame) in the Australian Tourism Awards and is housed in a heritage-listed building.

    It's the backpackers hostel that never closes with 24-hour security access. Group accommodation and disabled access is also available.

    Getting to Sydney Central YHA (72kb, PDF)

    Family Rooms: To book a family room rate there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival. 

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    • Easy to get to with transport hub close by.
      75%
      John S May 2015
    • Clean and secure as usual and it is very Central to everything. I would recommend this YHA to others.
      80%
      LESLEY A May 2015
    • Best hostel I've stayed at by far
      100%
      Ryan K May 2015
    • We were travelling Australia using XPT train, and the YHA was located at the most convenient place. Staffs and services were very kind and excellent. Would I recommend the YHA? Absolutely!
      100%
      JongKi S May 2015
    • Great position. Good cafe on site with reasonable prices. Clean room and facilities. Helpful staff.
      82%
      Keith O May 2015
    • Another great stay. Thank you :)
      100%
      Christine W May 2015
    • Most convenient location. Very friendly, knowledgeable and efficient staff.
      100%
      Caroline D May 2015
    8940 customers have rated this hostel

    Accommodation

    • Sleeps 556 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double / twin rooms
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Group bookings

    Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Bar
    • Cafe/Restaurant
    • Disabled Access
    • Free Hot Spot & Wifi Plus
    • Parking
    • Sauna
    • Swimming Pool (Temporarily Out of Order)
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Meeting Room Info Pack 

    Activities

    • Beach
    • City
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Shopping
    • Swimming
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    Find us... Show location map
    Address 11 Rawson Place, Corner of Pitt St and Rawson Place (opposite Central Station)
    Sydney, 2000
    NSW
    Email sydcentral@yha.com.au
    Phone (+612) 9218 9000
    Hostel Manager Jennifer Palmer
    Payment MasterCard, Visa

    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year
    Reception

    24 hours

    Check in from 1:00pm daily
    Check out until 10:00am daily
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