Limited Accommodation Available - Private Rooms Only. Temporary closures & changes to reception hours are in place, check when booking.

Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

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Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

Due to the current Covid-19 situation, our properties are implementing all the government’s social distancing guidelines and safe hygience practices. Guests will need to follow them.

During this period YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality residential accommodation on a weekly or monthly basis in private rooms. Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab and ask reception for our monthly rate deals. 

We have delayed the release of our NYE 2020-21 Party Packages given the current circumstances. Please keep checking this page or follow our Facebook page if you want more information. 

Voted the Best Mega Hostel by YHA Guests in 2018

Built above archaeological remnants of colonial Sydney, the award-winning YHA hostel combines state-of-the-art facilities with a heritage experience. Stay at Sydney's only backpacker hostel in the city's historic harbourside precinct - The Rocks - and enjoy stunning panoramic views of Sydney Harbour, Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

See here for walking instructions from Wynyard Station.

Take a 360° Virtual Tour of the hostel! | Check out Sydney Harbour's LIVE webcam!

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Ensuites & linen
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Individual bed lights with powerpoint
  • Lockers & air conditioning
  • Access to communal kitchen & terrace

Option up:

  • Towel rental $2

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Ensuites
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Air conditioning & hairdyrers
  • Tea & coffee
  • Access to communal kitchen & terrace

Premium Rooms include: 

  • Partial city and harbour views 
  • Wide-screen TVs

Optional Extras:

  • Choice of breakfasts

Facilities

  • Air-conditioning
  • ATM
  • Barbecue
  • Laundry
  • Food store
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout the property
  • TV
  • Tour desk

More About Sydney Harbour YHA

Built above archaeological remnants of colonial Sydney, the award-winning YHA hostel combines state-of-the-art facilities with a heritage experience. Free and fast Wi-Fi throughout the property, fully-equipped kitchen and rooftop dining and BBQ area ensure a comfortable stay. Explore Sydney's history and walk to all the major sights whilst staying in the heart of the city. Multi-share and double/twin accommodation, all with ensuites and many with magnificent Sydney Harbour and Sydney Opera House views. Sydney Harbour YHA is also suitable for group accommodation from 10 to 110 people.

Reviews

91% customer rating, based on 14455 reviews
  • Fabulous location ans staff were very helpful.
    98%
    Leslie H 23/03/2020
  • Good last night in Australia thanks for this room with a good view.
    98%
    Claudio S 20/03/2020
  • Fantastic location. Lovely staff and great facilities.
    100%
    Iseult B 20/03/2020
  • Very nice place. Great view from my room.
    92%
    Yannick M 18/03/2020
  • One of the best views I have ever encountered in this beautiful part of the world, day in and day out.
    82%
    Lakshmanaswamy K 17/03/2020
  • Cleanest hostel I’ve ever stayed at!!! Amazing, couldn’t recommend enough!!!! Would happily stay here everytime I stay in Sydney!
    100%
    Isabel W 16/03/2020
  • Another relaxing stay, thanks guys. Just wish i could have had a fan in my room.
    85%
    Mark C 13/03/2020
  • Sydney's best kept secret.
    100%
    Peter B 11/03/2020
  • best location imagineable
    98%
    Silja E 11/03/2020
  • Beautiful, near to the city I will Come again
    100%
    Hans F 10/03/2020
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FIND US...

Address: 110 Cumberland Street
Sydney, The Rocks,
State: NSW, 2000
Email: sydneyharbour@yha.com.au
Phone: (+61) 2 8272 0900
Hostel Manager: Danny Avis
Payment: MasterCard,Visa

OPENING TIMES

Hostel Open all year
Reception

24 hours

Check in 2pm - 5am
Check out until 10:00am daily
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