YHA Australia has great hostels all around the country. From Sydney to Perth, Darwin to Hobart, and everywhere in between - there's a YHA hostel for you!
No two hostels are the same - you could be sleeping in a train carriage, an old movie theatre, a former prison cell, a tropical bungalow or a purpose-built eco-hostel.
Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out
the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
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Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
If you have a group of 10 or more and are looking for affordable, quality group accommodation, lots of city and
rural YHA hostels have excellent facilities for you. Some hostels can even provide meals for your group as well!
YHA Australia is part of the world's largest backpacker accommodation network, Hostelling International (HI),
providing more than 4,000 hostels in over 60 countries.
700 metres from Wynyard Station. Refer to our detailed walking instructions below.
Walking instructions from Wynyard & Circular Quay train stations
2.6 kms to coach terminal at Sydney Central station. Catch bus or train to Wynyard Station from there.
12.6 km to Sydney airport. Take shuttle bus to the YHA or airport train to Wynyard Station.
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.
Built above archaeological remnants of colonial Sydney, the award-winning YHA hostel combines state-of-the-art facilities with a heritage experience. Free Wi-Fi hotspot, premium Wi-Fi Plus, 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.
Multishare and double/twin accommodation, all with ensuites and many with magnificent Sydney Harbour and Sydney Opera House views.
Take a 360° Virtual Tour of the hostel!
Check out Sydney Harbour's LIVE webcam!
Sydney Harbour YHA is also suitable for group accommodation from 10 to 120 people.
Sydney Harbour YHA 2016 New Year's Eve:Beds and rooms are available now for NYE celebrations. Unfortunately Terrace Tickets are now sold out. Click here to read booking instructions and conditions.
YHA members save at least 10% off accommodation at YHA hostels.
Located in The Rocks, Sydney's historic heart, this deluxe YHA is close to all the major attractions! Check out the numerous historic pubs within The Rocks. Don't miss the largest Australian beer list in Sydney next door at The Australian Heritage Hotel. Experience the culture at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Theatre Company, Dendy Cinemas, or The Basement for live music. There are also many nearby restaurants and night spots.