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Family Holidays in NSW

YHA has a family friendly hostel suitable for any type of holiday - from short breaks to long school holiday adventure road trips. Whether you choose to stay with your family right in the heart of Sydneys Rocks district or perhaps in a quiet country location, YHA has you covered.

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Sydney, The Rocks, NSW

The only hostel in Sydney that has views of Sydney Harbour, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. Sydney Harbour YHA is the best place to stay in Sydney for the New Years Eve fireworks!

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Katoomba, NSW

Only a 90 min train trip to Katoomba from Sydney. While you're here check out the Blue Mountains National Park, Scenic World and Jenolan Caves.

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Thredbo, NSW

Located in the heart of the Mount Kosciuszko National Park. Hit the slopes in winter and hike up Mt Kosciuszko in summer. An award-winning hostel with stunning mountain views.

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Newcastle, NSW

Opposite Newcastle Beach, and right in the centre of town, this friendly YHA is perfect for backpackers looking for affordable accommodation.

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Bellingen, NSW

One of Australia's most laidback backpacker hostels. An affordable, relaxed, boutique guesthouse set amongst beautiful country!

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Pittwater, NSW

This hostel is perfect for those wishing to get out of the city without actually leaving Sydney! Pittwater YHA hostel is nestled on the hillside of Morning Bay in Ku-ring-gai National Park.

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Coffs Harbour, NSW

Mid way between Sydney and Brisbane, the purpose-built Coffs Harbour YHA hostel makes a great stopover for backpackers travelling the east coast.

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Nulkaba, NSW

Escape to the Hunter Valley, the heart of NSW's wine industry. Close to Pokolbin, this YHA is the perfect place to bicycle between the vineyards.

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Happy Family

Whether you have a big, small or unique family we have a hostel that will suit you!

So the question remains – where will you go on your next family holiday?

RENT-A-YHA

If you’re travelling with other families or the whole extended family, consider our Rent-a-YHA scheme. When you Rent-a-YHA at selected properties around the country, your group will be able to rent the entire property to yourselves and enjoy complete privacy and exclusive access. Find out more

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