Sydney Central YHA

Sydney Central YHA

Opening Hours

  • Check in after 2:00pm
  • Reception is open 24 hrs
  • Check out is 10:00am*

*Please bring your white linen & pillow case down to reception upon check out - our staff will appreciate it and it instantly makes you better looking

Guest Facilities

  • Pool is on level 9
  • Roof top & balcony level 9
  • Co-working areas levels 4 & 7
  • Laundy rooms levels 4,6 & 8
  • Co-living Kitchen & Dining Level 1
  • Cinema Room Level 1
  • The Bar Downstairs (level UG)
  • Inhouse Cafe Ground Floor


  • Free, fast and available throughout the property 
  • Search and connect to YHA free guest wifi
  • All you need to do is agree to our policy, fill in a quick survey and happy surfing

Keys and Access

  • Use your key in the lifts to access your room level and the common areas
  • Your key is required to re-enter the property at night
  • Please don't lose your key, we will charge a replacement fee 
  • Return your key on departure
  • Old keys can be mailed to us or return them to your nearest YHA

YHA Membership

If you are staying with us you are a member - that's right! Not just of YHA Australia but a membership that can be used all around the world. Find out more 

YHA membership gives you access to some pretty great deals with our partners, you might as well save some coin if you can. Find out more


You will notice at Sydney Central YHA we have recycling bins throughout the property - green for glass, blue for paper and yellow for bottles and cans. Please use them and take the time to find out more about our regenerative travel program and sustainability initatives. 

Need Assistance?

Our staff are available at reception 24/7 - please come down and ask them for anything you need.

We take our guest code of conduct seriously - if you encounter any fellow guests who aren't following it, please let one of the YHA staff members know.

Car & Bike Parking

  • Car parking is available in our below ground car park and will need to be booked and purchased at reception
  • Pushbike parking in the basement is free, please enter and exit from the car park at the back of the building (not the lift) and leave your bike in the spaces provided. 
  • We recommend you secure your bike and lock your car. YHA takes no responsibility for loss, damage or theft of any belongings when left in the carpark

Food & Beverage

  • Co-living kitchen is there for all to share, be considerate, label and leave your food in lockers provided
  • Dining Level 1 to enjoy - if you remove YHA tableware from level 1 please make sure you bring it back and wash it up.
  • Inhouse Cafe Ground Floor (opening hrs 7:00am to 9:30pm)
  • Many great local eats nearby in China Town and Surry Hills

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