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Wake Up Hostel

Hostel | 509 Pitt Street, Sydney, Australia 2000

95.1% Overall Rating

1109 out of 1192 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/11/2014)

"It's a social hostel with events organised for you to meet other travellers and see the city"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 6.99

What's Included

  • Linen

Important Information

NO GROUP BOOKINGS. MAXIMUM BOOKING 6 ADULTS The full remaining cost of any booking for stays between the 20th of December and the 2nd of January (inclusive) will be deducted on or after the 1st of December. Payment will be processed using the credit card that you nominated at the time of your booking, and will be non-refundable. If the credit card you nominated is not chargeable on the 1st of December, your booking will be cancelled. By making a reservation with your credit card you authorize us to charge 1 nights’ accommodation cost (deposit) to your credit card without further reference to you in the event of a late cancellation or non-arrival

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

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HostelBookers Awards for Excellence 2012 - Ranked top 3 for 'Most Popular' in Oceania and No. 2 Hostel in Australia for June 2011 Wake Up! represents all that Sydney has to offer. It’s fresh, modern & the hub of backpacker activity right in the heart of Sydney! Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin (Shared bathroom)

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Double (Shared bathroom)

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Double (Private bathroom)

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Twin (Private bathroom)

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About Wake Up Hostel

Wake Up! Is located opposite Central Station – and we are also the first shuttle bus stop from the airport. Talk about convenient! We are within walking distance of some of the main attractions of Sydney – a few minutes from Chinatown, a 15 minute stroll away from Darling Harbour & Sydney Aquarium, 20 minutes from Sydney Sky Tower, as well as a 30 minute walk from the Opera House, Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay.

Wake Up! Sydney Central offers more than just accommodation – we offer a memorable experience. Whether you are a budget conscious traveller or after a little luxury, WakeUp! Offers mixed or all-female dormitory style accommodation, as well as private rooms with and without an en-suite.

Wake Up! Is also your one stop shop with a Travel & Information desk that gives you essential information and advice on finding jobs and the like, as well as being able to book you on tours. We also have 24 hour reception, 24 hour internet access, a Café and Restaurant. We also have our very own licensed bar – Side Bar – famous for our outrageous parties!

So come and experience what it’s really like to Wake Up! With someone new!

Accommodation Information

Private rooms or dorms, you choose! Wake Up! has 4 shares, 6 shares, 8 shares, 10 shares and private rooms with shared bathrooms. We have a secure building with keycard access to your floor and laundry rooms and single sex bathrooms on each floor. The single best thing Wake Up! has to offer is the best atmosphere in Sydney!

Please note Wake Up! is not suitable for children. All Guests to be aged 18 years+

“Hey Guys don’t forget that one of the benefits of booking via (Hostelword -or Hostelbookers) is that every MONDAY AND THURSDAY you are invited to a FREE TRAVEL TALK.
This is hosted by Wake Up!’s very own travel desk Travel Up!
It’s an opportunity to talk face to face with our resident travel Gurus who can answer all those burning questions about work and travel in AUSTRALIA. Not to mention they can tailor make a trip to suit your time and budget as well offering you awesome discounts. So remember to pop down to side bar every MONDAY AND THURSDAY at 5.00pm for a chat and free drink , see you there !”

Location Information

Right opposite Central Railway station, Wake Up! is the perfect base for discovering what Sydney has to offer.

We are the first stop on the Airport shuttle and we are 15mins walk to the gorgeous Darling Harbour and 30mins walk to Circular Quay. With major transport links connecting all Sydney's beaches just over the road as well we are the perfect choice for Fun and Sun.

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