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Asylum Sydney

Hostel | 201-203 Brougham Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, Australia 2011

79.5% Overall Rating

285 out of 345 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (24/11/2015)

"It was great! The staff were so friendly and helpful! Had an excellent stay here and a lot of fun. Met loads of lovely people."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 8.71
  • Towel USD 1.45

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

***Please note that there will be a surcharge of AUD$30 per person over the prices of accommodation on Christmas Eve and day and AUD$100 per person on new year eve and day if the increase in prices are not shown in the rates.*** ***Please also note the the hostel does not provide refunds once the stay has commenced even though you choose to check out early.*** SPECIAL CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR BOOKING CONDITIONS Asylum Sydney will charge your credit card the full amount of your stay for 10 nights on 1st December before your stay. As this is the busiest period, there will be no refund or cancellation allowed after this date for your Christmas and New Year bookings.

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: 10:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

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Join us for your friendly welcome to Australia. In the heart of Sydney in Kings Cross, we’re a Fresh and Funky Art Hostel that is walking distance to the CBD, the Opera House and the Botanic Gardens and two minutes from Kings Cross Station Read more

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About Asylum Sydney

Join us for your friendly welcome to Australia! In the heart of Sydney in Kings Cross, Asylum is a small Art Hostel that is walking distance of the CBD, the Opera House and the Botanic Gardens and two minutes from Kings Cross Station. Asylum is perfectly situated just on the outskirts of Kings Cross, a short distance from great night life.

We have friendly staff who will greet you on arrival and provide you with all the help you need to ensure you have a wonderful time here in Sydney. We provide nightly entertainment, where the hostel will visit the best local bars (free entry+ possibly a free drink)

We provide free broadband ADSL internet 24/7. WiFi is also available for $1 per day.

Rooms are cleaned daily and there’s also fans in all rooms and 24hr hot showers.

You’re welcome to use our self-catering commercial kitchen which includes fridges, a microwave, toaster, free tea and coffee making facilities and free continental breakfast from 7-10am.

Our common room is open 24hrs and features a large plasma-screen TV, DVDs, a book exchange and free-to-use computers with internet. You can also chill out at the tables and chairs in our courtyard and BBQ area, open 7am to 10pm.

Coin-operated laundry facilities are available for $3 per wash and $3 per dry.

Security is a high priority for us so we have cameras and two security doors. We also offer luggage storage.

Check out our free maps, flyers and vouchers for local attractions.

Asylum also has an active employment notice board and can assist travellers seeking to work in Australia, from the fruit-picking industry to a broad range of city job opportunities working with various recruitment agencies like In Front staffing (construction/labour employment).

We can book all your tours, promising the lowest prices and best advice so you can have the time of your life. We know Cairns and tropical North Queensland as well, so get your introduction to the East Coast with us. Our price guarantee to you is that we will refund the price difference plus 10% if you find a lower price elsewhere for the same tour.

We can organise tickets and excursions to Sydney Harbour Bridge (and Sydney Harbour Bridge climbing), the 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, the ferry From Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour To Manly, Hunter Valley, Blue Mountains, the Party Bus and Party Cruise.

Please note a $30 security bond is required upon arrival, in cash. This is fully refundable when you check out and return your keys and linen. Also a percentage charge applies to all debit or credit cards.

Accommodation Information

6-bed, 4-bed or 2-bed rooms available, some with ensuite bathrooms. All bathrooms are individual with hot water and good showers, some with bathtubs. Free ADSL2+ Internet is available from several computers in our common room, which also has a modest library of guide-books and a 52in flat screen tv for dvd nights. Free breakfast is served daily in our kitchen and guests are welcome to use our barbeque facilities in our backyard.

Location Information

In the heart of Sydney's Kings Cross, Asylum is a Fresh and Funky Art Hostel that is walking distance to the CBD, the Opera House and the Botanic Gardens and two minutes from Kings Cross Train Station, next to the Holiday Inn Potts Point.

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