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Blue Parrot Backpackers Hostel

87 Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, Australia

Winner: Best Atmosphere in Oceania for 2014, 2011, 2010. Best Staff in Oceania for 2013, 2011, 2010. Top 3 hostels in Oceania 2012. Read more

90% Overall Rating 121 out of 127 customers would recommend this property based on 127 reviews

Atmosphere 92%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 86%

Location 88%

Safety 91%

Staff 94%

Value 82%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Steam room
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi
  • Wii

Important Information

The hostel will do a pre-authorisation on the credit card provided on the booking prior to arrival. This is not a charge, but a validity check to guarantee the booking. The pre-authorisation will then be removed from the card upon check-in and payment. Please note if you choose to pay by ‘Visa or MasterCard’ credit card, there is a 3% surcharge. Full payment is due upon check-in. A valid passport and credit card is required on check-in. No refund if you check-out early.
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CANCELLATION POLICY:
If cancelled or modified at least 24 hours before date of arrival (local time) no fee will be charged. If cancelled or modified later or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. Groups of 3 or more people need 7 days notice to cancel/modify or the total price of the reservation will be charged. Cancellations/modifications must be made by e-mail only.

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AGE RESTRICTION: Adults only 18-35 years old in dormitory rooms.

RECEPTION HOURS: 09:00 - 20:30 Check-in time 12:30 Check-out time 10:00 .

EARLY ARRIVALS: Reception opens from 9AM so we can store your luggage safely in our storage room until we can check you into the room at 12:30 PM. You can hang out in the hostel until then or if you like you can go exploring the area.

LATE ARRIVALS: If you arrive after 20:30 our reception will be closed. To check-in please contact us directly, the number will be in your confirmation email. The last check-in is 23:00. If you arrive after 23:00 a $20 late fee applies. Please note that you cannot check in after midnight.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

Contact us directly

Winner: Best Atmosphere in Oceania for 2014, 2011, 2010. Best Staff in Oceania for 2013, 2011, 2010. Top 3 hostels in Oceania 2012. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About Blue Parrot Backpackers

Recommended by TripAdvisor and Lonely Planet

Popular with Solo Travellers this award-winning small hostel (only 50 beds) is a cozy family run hostel known for it’s warm hospitality, friendly social atmosphere and ease of meeting other travellers!

Sisters Effie and Sasha who own the Blue Parrot are here to make you feel at home and give you local tips so you can experience the authentic Sydney lifestyle!

Located In the cool & stylish Potts Point neighbourhood of Sydney City offering vibrant nightlife, trendy cafes, restaurants and close to all of Sydney’s attractions.

A 7-minute walk to Kings Cross train station and a 25-minute walk to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

Blue Parrot offers free high-speed Wi-Fi internet, a secure key card system, personal lockers, lounge area with fireplace, garden courtyard with hammocks, BBQ facilities and a travel desk to help you organise exciting day trips!

AGE RESTRICTION: Adults only 18-35 years old in dormitory rooms.

Accommodation Information

You can pay by cash for your accommodation, if you choose to pay by ‘Visa or MasterCard’ credit card, there is a 3% surcharge. The hostel will do a pre-authorisation on the credit card provided on the booking prior to arrival. This is not a charge, but a validity check to guarantee the booking. The pre-authorisation will then be removed from the card upon check-in and payment. Full payment is due upon check-in. A valid passport and credit card is required on check-in. No refund if you check-out early.

____________________________________________________

CANCELLATION POLICY:
If cancelled or modified at least 24 hours before date of arrival (local time) no fee will be charged. If cancelled or modified later or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. Groups of 3 or more people need 7 days notice to cancel/modify or the total price of the reservation will be charged. Cancellations/modifications must be made by e-mail only.

—————————————————————————————-

AGE RESTRICTION: Adults only 18-35 years old in dormitory rooms.

RECEPTION HOURS: 09:00 - 20:30 Check-in time 12:30 Check-out time 10:00 .

EARLY ARRIVALS: Reception opens from 9AM so we can store your luggage safely in our storage room until we can check you into the room at 12:30 PM. You can hang out in the hostel until then or if you like you can go exploring the area.

LATE ARRIVALS: If you arrive after 20:30 our reception will be closed. To check-in please contact us directly, the number will be in your confirmation email. The last check-in is 23:00. If you arrive after 23:00 a $20 late fee applies. Please note that you cannot check in after midnight.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.