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Backpackers HQ

Hostel | 172-174 Victoria St, Kings Cross, Sydney, Australia NSW 2011

85.7% Overall Rating

78 out of 80 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (08/04/2014)

Ross Whale thinks…

"Great hostel in a great location. Supermarket at the top of the road, train station 50 yards up the road as well. Good balance in the hostel of people going for a booze up but then if you do need…"

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Facilities

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

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

"All reservations between 25th December and 3th January will require a $300 deposit in addition to your 10% online booking deposit.
This will be taken directly from your nominated credit card on 1ST December 2013. Reservations may be cancelled or amended up to 30th November 2013 without charge (this excludes your 10% online deposit). Reservations cancelled or amended between 1st December 2013 and 7 days prior to your arrival date will incur a loss of $150 from your deposit. Any changes within 7 days of your arrival will incur a loss of 100% of your deposit. Please contact us directly for the full Terms & Conditions and Cancellation Policy.”

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?

Contact us directly

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Overview

Backpackers HQ is positioned right in the heart of Sydney’s backpacking hotspot KINGS CROSS.

Set among the cafes & restaurants on cosmopolitan tree lined Victoria Street, with views of the CBD & only a minutes walk to the nightlife of the Cross. Read more

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About Backpackers HQ

Our great location, atmosphere & level of comfort guarantee you a fun, exciting & adventure filled time in Sydney.

Meet amazing new friends & take home exciting experiences & memories.

So if your here to work or play, HQ offers a quiet friendly hostel with exciting bars & nightlife at your doorstep.

TOTALLY REFURBISHED -HQ is like a home away from home, secure, comfortable & stylish. We now boast a brand new fully equipped stainless steel kitchen & our amazing new courtyard & chill-out garden area are the best the Cross “ if we do say so ourselves”.

FREEBIES INCLUDE

FREE Breakfast served in our great central courtyard daily 7.30am -9.30am

FREE unlimited WI FI – to keep in contact with friends back home.

FREE use of personnel security lockers in each room.

FREE maps, tourist info & great FREE City Walking Tour

FREE Assistance with job search & practical advice

Huge common TV lounge area complete with FOXTEL

Guest laundry facilities

PLEASE NOTE: We are an international youth hostel. We can only accept guests with a valid international passport and do not accept guests over the age of 35 in dorm rooms. Unfortunately we have no facilities for guests under the age of 18 years.


Special Event Booking - Christmas & NYE:
"All reservations between 25th December and 3th January will require a $300 deposit in addition to your 10% online booking deposit.

This will be taken directly from your nominated credit card on 1ST December 2013. Reservations may be cancelled or amended up to 30th November 2013 without charge (this excludes your 10% online deposit). Reservations cancelled or amended between 1st December 2013 and 7 days prior to your arrival date will incur a loss of $150 from your deposit. Any changes within 7 days of your arrival will incur a loss of 100% of your deposit. Please contact us directly for the full Terms & Conditions and Cancellation Policy.”

Accommodation Information

All of our rooms are newly renovated, spacious, clean and secure with beautifully polished wooden floor boards or tiles. Many rooms have ensuites and fridges. All have security locker storage.

Location Information

HQ is only minutes from the train station and bus stop and an easy walk to the CBD, China Town, the Botanical Gardens, the Opera House, the Rocks, the Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Circular Quay and the ferries as well as the harbour foreshore & the beach.

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