COVID-19: Safe stay measures are in in place at all properties. YHA are following all state-based travel restrictions.

Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Outdoor Lounge
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Common Area
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    Sydney Harbour YHA Exterior
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Double Ensuite Room
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Observatory Hill
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Common Area Wall Feature
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Rooftop Pool Table
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - rooftop
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - Multishare Room
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    Sydney Harbour YHA - rooftop terrace full view
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    Sydney Harbour YHA Kitchen

Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks

Important: YHA adheres to all government recommended covid related safety measures which are listed here. For the safety of all guests in house we reserve the right to refuse to accommodate guests who cannot provide proof of adherence to these guidelines.

Due to the shared nature of the facilities at YHA properties, YHA requires all guests to provide proof of vaccination. A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practices. More information can be found here.

 

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 traveller hostel in the city's historic harbourside precinct - The Rocks - and enjoy stunning panoramic views of Sydney Harbour, Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

Click the 'Location' tab for parking and walking instructions.

From stunning coastlines, natural escapes and wildlife encounters to world class Sydney attractions- you can book unforgettable Sydney experiences HERE.

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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

Co-living Rooms

All Co-living rooms include:

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

Option up:

  • Breakfast

Facilities

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

Experiences

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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.
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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.

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. Co-living 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

95% customer rating, based on 14859 reviews
  • Travelled with 2 children under 4. The staff were wonderful and patient. Breakfast choices were great. Rooftop is first class, rivalling any bar in the city for views (and I’ve checked a few). The hostels commitment to the environment is obvious with recycling options everywhere, brand of toilet paper and even tea being ethically sourced. Highly recommend this home away from home.
    98%
    Natalie C 19/05/2021
  • It is the absolute best. The terrace has a view that would rival any hotel in Sydney and the staff are wonderful.
    100%
    Christopher C 25/04/2021
  • Great location. Room had a View of the opera house. Comfortable room. Best value going
    100%
    Michael G 19/03/2021
  • Very helpful staff, close to transport,shops,cafes,etc. Nice rooftop views
    100%
    Ken M 25/02/2021
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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we work, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and to the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Community.

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

OPENING TIMES

Hostel Open all year
Reception

7am – 3.30am

Check in from 2pm, for after hours arrival please contact the hostel
Check out until 10am daily
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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present, emerging and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community.