Stay in Sydney’s historic heart, The Rocks, where the remains of some of Sydney’s earliest and best documented colonial buildings have been uncovered. Access this archaeological heritage through on-site interpretation, an education centre and the unique opportunity of sleeping above Australia’s history. Sydney Harbour YHA can accommodate groups of up to 110 people.
Sydney Harbour is a custom built property, located directly about The Big Dig - a preserved dig site of one of Sydney's earliest settlements.
Our property features exhibits of artifacts from the dig, ariel views of the remaining foundations of some of the first buildings in Sydney, and educational programs for school groups, to really get some hands on learning.
Sydney Harbour YHA is in the heart of the Rocks, so its the perfect base to explore this part of Sydney. We are within walking distance of all major attractions, including Circular Quay and the Opera House.
Sydney Harbour YHA offers the following:
YHA is a not-for-profit membership organisation, and part of Hostelling International, the world’s largest youth travel organisation. YHA’s mission is to provide opportunity for all, but especially young people, for education through travel. The organisation has a strong commitment to sustainability with a program of environmental initiatives including solar power, water saving and recycling.