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Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

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Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

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 Sydney Harbour YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality accommodation on a daily and weekly basis in dorm and private rooms at reduced occupancy. Check out our weekly rates under our SPECIALS tab and save*

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. 

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.

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Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

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

Premium Rooms include: 

  • Partial city and harbour views 
  • Wide-screen TVs

Optional Extras:

  • Breakfast

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:

  • Breakfast
  • Towel rental $2

Family Rooms

Family rooms include:

  • Double bed and bunk beds*
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Ensuite bathroom & hairdryers
  • TV & Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning

*Depending upon room capacity may include a trio bunk - double bed (bottom), single bed (top)

Optional Extras:

  • Breakfast

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

94% customer rating, based on 14539 reviews
  • Great location. Great kitchen. Super friendly and efficient staff. Overall great stay. Would recommend.
    98%
    Mitchell S 11/09/2020
  • Will come again! Thank you
    95%
    Rebecca G 3/08/2020
  • Lovely hostel and definitely worth the money. Unfortunately it was really quiet but I think because of coronavirus and wintertime
    92%
    Franziska B 26/07/2020
  • The rooftop is just magical , you simply can't beat the price for this location.
    98%
    Mathilde B 24/07/2020
  • Yes ! convention for everything to do in Sydney We’re love it’s
    100%
    Garth J 24/07/2020
  • Used it as a base for our weekend away with friends.
    100%
    Sonja A 19/07/2020
  • This hostel is fantastic, really enjoyed our stay had love the rooftop terrace, great views!
    100%
    Gary G 19/07/2020
  • Loved this place will definitely be going again and again and again.
    98%
    Sarah B 16/07/2020
  • Great location,great staff, would definitely recommend
    100%
    Robyn T 14/07/2020
  • Overall a nice hostel and amazing location - the archaeological dig underneath is interesting!
    80%
    Glen C 14/07/2020
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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

 7am-11am & 4pm-9pm

Check in until 9pm, for after hours arrival please contact the hostel
Check out 7am - 11am
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