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

84.2% Overall Rating

99 out of 106 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (17/03/2015)

Oliver Luebker thinks…

"We stayed almost a week at Backpackers HQ. Right now they have a little Cockroache problem, but that is not unusual for Sydney. Overall it was clean and organized. The staff is very friendly (thanks…"

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  • 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 27th December 2014 and 3th January 2015 will require a 5 night consecutive stay and a $250 deposit deducted directly from your nominated credit card on 1st December 2014. Reservations may be cancelled or amended up to 1st December 2014 without charge. Reservations cancelled or amended between 25 and 7 days prior to your arrival date will incur a loss of $200 from your deposit. Any changes within 7 days of your arrival will incur a loss of 100% of your deposit. Any changes that reduce your booking below the minimum 5 night stay will result in automatic cancellation of your booking

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If arriving by train , go to Kings Cross Station, use the Victoria St exit and walk down to 174 Victoria St and look for the orange “Backpackers HQ” sign. It will take about 30mins from the Airport and cost around $15.

If arriving by shuttle bus from the airport, just tell the driver to take you to Backpackers HQ on Victoria St, Kings Cross and look for the orange sign. This will take about 45mins - 1hour and costs around $15. Last shuttle from the airport is at 8.45pm.

If coming by taxi from the airport, just tell the driver to take you to 174 Victoria St, Kings Cross. It will cost around $40-$50 and take 15-25mins depending on the time of day.
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