Jackaroo Hostel Kings Cross
Hostel | 107-109 Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross, Sydney, Australia 2011
122 out of 137 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (04/06/2015)
Emily Gittins thinks…
"Really helpful staff and very friendly atmosphere. Free wifi and breakfast make it great value and easy to get into town."Read all Jackaroo Hostel Kings Cross reviews
- Air Conditioning
- Credit cards accepted
- Self-catering Facilities
- No curfew
- Games room
- Secure lockers
- Lounge area
- Internet / Wi-Fi
- Pool table(s)
- 24 hour hot showers
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing machines
- Laundry service
- Reception (limited hours)
- BBQ area
- Common area / room
- Communal kitchen
- Internet access in public areas
- Internet café
- Outside area
- Television room
- Airport Pickup USD 9.91
- Towel USD 1.42
- Luggage Room
**********CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S EVE POLICY********** ***************IMPORTANT – PLEASE READ*************** PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE BOOKING AND PAYMENT POLICY PRIOR TO MAKING ANY BOOKING DURING THIS PERIOD. THE FOLLOWING APPLIES TO ALL CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S EVE BOOKINGS. *CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S EVE BOOKING POLICY: Due to the heavy demand for beds over Christmas & New Year’s Eve (23rd December - 2nd January) there is a 10 night minimum stay. This means, checking in, on or before the 23rd December and checking out at a minimum of 10 nights later. Arrivals between 24th December and 1st January WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. *CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S EVE PAYMENT POLICY: CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE BOOKINGS ARE NON REFUNDABLE AND NON TRANSFERABLE! PLEASE BE AWARE THAT ONCE PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE FOR A CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE BOOKING (THIS INCLUDES BOTH PAYMENTS MADE BEFORE NOVEMBER 1ST AND AFTER NOVEMBER 1ST) THE BOOKING CANNOT BE REFUNDED OR TRANSFERRED. All Christmas and New Year’s Eve bookings made prior to November 1st will be charged the full amount on November 1st. Any booking for Christmas and New Year’s Eve made after November 1st will be charged the full amount at the time the booking is made. If a payment is not made at the required time or a payment is declined, the booking will be cancelled immediately. Lastly, could you please update the Jackaroo Hostel Kings Cross and also the Jackaroo Hostel Mission Beach cancellation policy section with the following information: ***********ALL CANCELLATIONS MUST BE VIA EMAIL *********** Cancellations via phone will not be accepted. For bookings of 1-3 people, cancellations must be received via email at least 48 hours prior to arrival (this does not include Christmas and NYE). For groups of 4 or more people, cancellations must be received via email 7 days prior to arrival. If we do not receive the required notice via email, you will be charged for all nights booked. "No shows" will be charged for all nights booked.
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 4 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00
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Welcome to the Jackaroo Hostel.
A family run hostel located in the heart of Sydney, the Jackaroo Hostel is a cool haven and a favourite amongst travellers visiting Sydney.
Whether you're starting your journey, at the end of it, or just looking for that special place to spend time and make new friends, the Jackaroo Hostel is more than you could ever expect.
It’s unique, it’s different, and it’s an experience... because we want it that way! Read more
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|Shared Rooms 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.|
4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)Breakfast included, Self-catering
4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)Breakfast included, Self-catering
4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)Breakfast included, Self-catering
6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)Breakfast included
4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
|Private Rooms 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.|
Double (Shared bathroom)Breakfast included, Self-catering
Twin (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
Twin (Shared bathroom)Breakfast included
About Jackaroo Hostel Kings Cross
The Jackaroo Hostel is a hostel for travellers between 18 and 35 Years old.
Therefore a valid interstate photo I.D or international passport is required on check-in.
The Jackaroo Hostel is a family run hostel. Owned and operated by best friends and brothers Robert and Jade their little sister Raquel. Our convenient location makes seeing the world-famous sights of Sydney very easy. It's just a scenic 20-minute walk to Sydney Harbour or a five-minute train ride to Bondi Beach, making the Jackaroo Hostel the perfect place to spend your stay in Sydney.
Our rooms feature air conditioning/heating in every room, clean fresh linen, daily cleaning and free Wi-Fi. We have double rooms, twin rooms with ensuite and four and six bed dorms with private ensuite. There's multiple, spacious, shared bathrooms on every floor.
General hostel facilities include, free maps, flyers and vouchers for local attractions, 24hr hot showers, a number of large common rooms, a separate TV room, laundry facilities, surfboard hire, and our large, sunny rooftop terrace with sun loungers and a large BBQ area. We also have a large selection of DVDs, a free pool table, free foosball table and a book exchange, plus free Internet and free Wi-Fi throughout the building.
Guests can use our large self-catering commercial kitchen, with fridges, microwave, toaster and a big communal dining area. Don't forget our free Continental Breakfast!
World-renowned for our beautiful beaches and chilled-out lifestyle, Sydney has more to offer than you could ever expect, with Sydney Harbour Bridge (and Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb), Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach (Walk From Bondi Beach To Coogee Beach), Taronga Zoo, Sydney Aquarium and Oceanworld at Manly, Sydney Wildlife Park, AMP Sydney Tower and Skywalk, Open Air Cinema (and Moonlight Cinema), Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens, Ferry from Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour To Manly, Hunter Valley and the Blue Mountains.
Now, if you do manage to visit all these wonderful sites, don't worry because there's still plenty more to see. All you have to do is ask either Robert, Jade or Raquel and they'll happily help you out. And, if you're lucky, they might even let you in on a few local secrets. :)
We understand that the Jackaroo Hostel will be the centre of your Sydney experience and we want it to be memorable. We love Sydney and we want you to love it, too. That's why we'll go out of our way to help you with anything we can. We can help organise all the usual must-see tourist attractions like Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, Taronga Zoo or the Blue Mountains, and when you're done with all the hustle and bustle, we can show you the Sydney that we know. Maybe get out of the city for a hike, go climbing or maybe do some camping. We can also show you where to eat, drink, party or just relax with some friends.
We do this because we absolutely love it. We love to see the smile on our guests' faces when they return for the day. We're proud to offer all our guests a pleasant stay in a welcoming, friendly and comfortable environment.
Our safe, clean hostel has helpful, friendly staff, security lockers and no lockout.
For a fun and memorable stay in Sydney, check out The Jackaroo Hostel in Kings Cross. You'll love it!
We hope to see you soon,
Robert, Jade and Raquel
08:00 am - 24:00 pm
Please let us know in advance if you are arriving after 24:00 so we can arrange your check in.
After hours check-in is available with prior arrangement.
We accept the following credit cards (Visa and MasterCard) for payments.
***********ALL CANCELLATIONS MUST BE VIA EMAIL ***********
Cancellations via phone will not be accepted.
For bookings of 1-3 people, cancellations must be received via email at least 48 hours prior to arrival (this does not include Christmas and NYE). For groups of 4 or more people, cancellations must be received via email 7 days prior to arrival. If we do not receive the required notice via email, you will be charged for all nights booked.
"No shows" will be charged for all nights booked.
FOR CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE BOOKINGS, PLEASE SEE 'IMPORTANT INFORMATION' SECTION.
GENERAL HOSTEL FACILITIES:
- Free welcome pack
- Safe clean hostel accommodation
- Helpful friendly staff
- Free maps, flyers, vouchers for local attractions
- Double rooms
- 4 and 6 bed dorms with private en-suite
- Multiple large shared bathrooms on every floor
- 24 hour hot showers
- Multiple large common rooms
- Security Lockers
- Separate TV room
- Large sunny rooftop terrace with sun lounges
- Large BBQ area
- Laundry facility
- Free Surfboard hire
- No lockout
In Room Facilities:
- Air conditioning / heating in every room
- Clean fresh linen
- All rooms cleaned daily
- Free Wifi
Food and drinks:
- Large self catering commercial kitchen
- Large communal dining area
- Free Internet access
- Free Wi-fi throughout
Sports and leisure:
- Large selection of dvds
- Pool table
- Foosball table
- Book exchange
Great location and attractions:
The Jackaroo Hostel is located in the funky area of Kings Cross in the heart of Sydney Australia. The convenient location, makes seeing the world famous sights of Sydney very easy. A scenic 20 minute walk to the world famous Sydney Harbour or a 5 minute train ride to Bondi Beach makes the Jackaroo Hostel the perfect place to spend your stay in Sydney.
World renowned for our beautiful beaches and chilled out lifestyle, Sydney has more to offer than you could ever expect:
* Sydney Harbour Bridge (and Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb)
* Sydney Opera House
* Bondi Beach (walk from Bondi Beach to Coogee Beach)
* Taronga Zoo
* Sydney Aquarium and Ocean world at Manly
* Sydney Wildlife Park
* AMP Sydney Tower and Skywalk
* Open Air Cinema (and Moonlight Cinema)
* Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens
* Ferry from Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour to Manly
* Hunter Valley
* Blue Mountains
Now if you do manage to visit all these wonderful sites, don't worry because there's still plenty more to see. All you have to do is ask either Robert or Jade and they'll happily help you out. And, if you are lucky, they might even let you in on a few local secrets.