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Brado's Backpackers

Hostel | 34-36A Darlinghurst Rd, Kings Cross (potts point), Sydney, Australia 2011

59.9% Overall Rating

59 out of 100 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (23/05/2014)

"The 6/8 beds dorms are nice and clean. Sometimes you have new mattresses and pillows. The tv room in nice too. They have a great free breakfast with cereals, milk, coffe, tea, bread. There are New big fridges that…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 14.10

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

-------------------- Brado's Terms and Conditions ----------------------- *All bookings for minimum night stay periods must be payed in full from the 1st date of booking. Christmas and New Years 2011: All guests wishing to stay at Brado's for Christmas and/or New Years are required to book from 20/12/10 to 3/1/11 minimum. Brado's has a special 14 day itinerary for guests staying with Brado's for this period. You may book nights before or after these dates extra but you must also book and pay for the 14 night period. There is also no refunds or cancellations for bookings over this period after the 1st December 2011. All booking must be paid in full by 1st December 2011. No Show bookings will be billed for the full amount if not canceled by the 1st December 2011. *Brado's is a hostel for international travelers with a foreign passport only. Thank you for your understanding.*

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 11:00
Latest Check-out: 10:30

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

Contact us directly

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Brados is Your Home in Sydney!
FREE Breakfast: Cereal, Toast & Milk
FREE Tea & Coffee All Day
FREE Bed Linen Supplied
FREE use of all facilities (even on check out day – late plane/late bus)
FREE satellite tv with all channels (sports, movies, and news) + 9 olympic channels
FREE luggage storage
Owned and operated by Australians, we aim to offer you the best Australian Experience possible while in Sydney and During your travels around Australia.
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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 (Private bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

14 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Brado's Backpackers

Our hostel is run by enthusiastic staff with Backpacking Experience from all over the world and we aim to offer you the best experience possible while in Sydney and Australia.

Being travelers ourselves we know your needs and wants, and with our personal knowledge of Sydney and the rest of our beautiful country, you will be in the best hands possible.

Reception hours are 7:30am – 9pm, 7 days
Check Out: 7:30am - 10:30am | Check In: 11am - 9pm | Other times upon request.
24 hour arrival/departure (upon prearrangement via email or phone)
All rooms are air conditioned.
We offer a number of cool activities, Free Drinks on nights out.
You are welcome to arrive at any time, just give us advance notice of when you intend to arrive and give us a call when you're not far away and we'll check you in.

*Brado's is a hostel for international travelers with a foreign passport only. Thank you for your understanding.*

-------------------- Brado's Terms and Conditions -----------------------
*All bookings for minimum night stay periods must be payed in full from the 1st date of booking.


During the festive season Brado's Backpackers run a special package that will ensure your stay in Sydney for this time will be memorable. We have a 14 night minimum stay from December 20th to January 3rd (Dates are not negotiable but arrival can be at any time with prior arrangement once 14 nights are paid in full).

*note: All Optional activities can be booked at check-in. These are an extra cost.

Minimum Dates: Starting December 20th for 14 nights, Checking Out January 3rd.

Beds sell out fast so book early. Conditions Apply, must be paid in full from December 1st. All payments Non Refundable

Accommodation Information

Your dorm sleeps 6, 8, 10 or 12 - all bed linen provided - so whether you are traveling solo or with your mates, there’s always someone to go out with or show you around. Every dorm has air-conditioning, plus a fridge. Most have en suite bathrooms. Female only rooms with en suite bathrooms provide an extra bit of privacy.

The large common room is well equipped for your comfort. Hang out in the lounge and chat with new friends or relax with a movie on our large screen TV with Foxtel/Cable. Cook a meal in our modern kitchen, and use our in house laundry room to wash & dry your clothes. We take guest Security and safety seriously. Key access to the building and long reception hours provides security for guest access 24 hours a day.


Check in
International Passport required on check in (ID cards and licenses not accepted).
$20 cash security deposit for each guest at check in.
All nights must be paid in full at check in.

Late Arrival:
If arriving between 9pm and 6:30am please let us know beforehand and once at the hostel free call our night manager, who will let you in and check you in. Please have a 20 dollar cash key deposit on arrival.

Book from 1st December for a great Sydney Xmas and New Years Eve

Location Information

Brado's is located on the main strip of Kings Cross' famous bar, night club and red light district.
The hostel address is 34-36A Darlinghurst Road, Potts Point (Kings Cross) NSW 2011.
Our entrance is located next to the money exchange on Roslyn Street, just around the corner off Darlinghurst Road.

Right in the heart of all the action, 1 minute walk to trains, buses, supermarkets, banks and some of the best pubs and clubs in Sydney.
Walking distance to the City, Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay for the Ferry to the famous Manly Beach or a short bus ride to the very famous Bondi Beach.

Facing the big Coca-Cola sign at William St turn to your left and head into the heart of Kings Cross, depending on which side of the street you are on continue until you reach the pedestrian (Zebra) crossing, if you are standing outside the kebab shop turn right down Rosalyn St and about 20m you are at our front door, otherwise if you are standing near "the Sugar Mill" bar cross the crossing and continue straight ahead 20m to our front door. Head up the stairs to reception where we'll get you checked in and in your room so you can head out and explore Sydney.

From the Fountain: - Oz Experience and other tour operator drop off location

Oz Experience and some other tour companies offer a Kings Cross drop off at the fountain, ask your driver or reservations when you book.

From the Fountain you need to walk down Darlinghurst Road approximately 100m with the fountain to your back, when you reach the Empire Hotel you are almost there, the empire is located opposite our entrance on Rosalyn Street. If you reach the bar "Sugar Mill you've almost gone to far, cross at the pedestrian crossing and go straight ahead 20m to our entrance.

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