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Top Rated Hostels in Sydney, Australia

97.1%
4 reviews Book Now 
1

Cronulla Beach YHA

Hostel
Level 1, 40-42 Kingsway, Cronulla, Sydney, Australia 2230

4 out of 4 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Cronulla Beach YHA

Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 90% Cleanliness - 90% Value - 100%
shangying yang
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Relaxation/spa, Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
shangying would recommend this property 07 February 2013

The receptionists are very nice and warm and helpful, and offer vey useful information. The roommates are also nice.

Fausto Palazzi
Alone
Work / volunteering
97.1%
Fausto would recommend this property 02 February 2012

Everything: the most friendly staff i have ever met in a hostel, the best rooms (with wardrobe!!! not only lockers), huge shared bathrooms and a nice courtyard. It is the best hostel where i have ever been!

93.8%
291 reviews Book Now 
2

Bounce Sydney

Hostel
28 Chalmers Street, Sydney, Australia 2000

284 out of 291 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Bounce Sydney

Atmosphere - 89% Staff - 93% Facilities - 93% Safety - 100%
Location - 95% Cleanliness - 96% Value - 88%
Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Partying / nightlife
97.1%
Customer would recommend this property 29 June 2015

Staff were great who were very welcoming and made efforts to get to know the travelers , Good facilities in the room, excellent location, great social organised social activities.

Neda Puskarica-Stojanovic
With friends / other travellers
City break, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
97.1%
Neda would recommend this property 07 April 2015

Perfect location, clean & modern rooms, awesome rooftop balcony with great city views

90.1%
406 reviews Book Now 
3

Blue Parrot Backpackers

Hostel
87 Macleay St, Sydney, Australia NSW 2011

370 out of 406 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Blue Parrot Backpackers

Atmosphere - 91% Staff - 95% Facilities - 86% Safety - 91%
Location - 90% Cleanliness - 91% Value - 84%
Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
100.0%
Customer would recommend this property 04 June 2015

Friendly welcoming atmosphere, great staff, good facilities, spacious rooms with comfortable beds - best hostel I've stayed in so far, would highly recommend to anyone looking to experience Sydney! Other guests were mostly solo backpackers, so also a great place to meet cool people:)

Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year
62.9%
Customer would recommend this property 02 March 2015

Good location - not far from Woolworths/Coles and the Sydney Opera House. Clean and great TV room with a nice selection of films.

89.5%
158 reviews Book Now 
4

Sydney Harbour YHA

Hostel
110 Cumberland St, Sydney, Australia 2000

155 out of 158 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Sydney Harbour YHA

Atmosphere - 84% Staff - 87% Facilities - 88% Safety - 94%
Location - 98% Cleanliness - 92% Value - 81%
Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year
91.4%
Customer would recommend this property 27 April 2015

Really amazing hostel. Has so much information available on what to do in and around the area, where to eat, walks to go on, tourist attractions, etc. The facilities are all extremely clean and great laundry room and lockers. Overall though, it is an awesome hostel.

Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
91.4%
Customer would recommend this property 10 March 2015

Perfect location, nice travelers of all ages, nice and helpful staff, good chill-out area

88.9%
267 reviews Book Now 
5

Sydney Central YHA

Hostel
11 Rawson Place, (Cnr Pitt St and Rawson Pl), Sydney, Australia 2000

250 out of 267 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Sydney Central YHA

Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 85% Facilities - 86% Safety - 96%
Location - 93% Cleanliness - 91% Value - 88%
Benoit Bolte
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
82.9%
Benoit would recommend this property 28 June 2015

This hostel is very convient as close to the central station and murrays bus stop.

Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Work / volunteering
91.4%
Customer would recommend this property 27 June 2015

That everything was available ie wifi could be purchased and that it had cafés available within the hostel.

88.1%
1241 reviews Book Now 
6

Wake Up Hostel

Hostel
509 Pitt Street, Sydney, Australia 2000

1156 out of 1241 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Wake Up Hostel

Atmosphere - 88% Staff - 95% Facilities - 84% Safety - 89%
Location - 90% Cleanliness - 89% Value - 78%
Andres Ochoa
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
85.7%
Andres would recommend this property 23 June 2015

Great atmosphere and staff are really nice. Sidebar downstairs has some great deals and sure to be a great night out. Bathrooms and room was clean.

Kathleen Mihaere
With a large group / tour
Shopping, Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
Kathleen would recommend this property 15 June 2015

It was clean and comfortable. It catered for the large group of people we booked. It was close to facilities we wanted to access.

87.3%
45 reviews Book Now 
7

Railway Square YHA

Hostel
8-10 Lee Street, Sydney, Australia 2000

42 out of 45 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Railway Square YHA

Atmosphere - 82% Staff - 81% Facilities - 88% Safety - 91%
Location - 96% Cleanliness - 92% Value - 78%
Samantha Aungle
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Shopping
82.9%
Samantha would recommend this property 16 June 2015

Very hygienic, run like a ship. Easy to get to from Central Station. No weirdos.

Customer review
Alone
Work / volunteering
85.7%
Customer would recommend this property 08 March 2015

Good inner city location in a heritage building combined with a modern feel; average cleanliness; friendly staff

85.4%
157 reviews Book Now 
8

BIG Hostel

Hostel
212 Elizabeth st, Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia 2010

139 out of 157 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend BIG Hostel

Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 92% Facilities - 78% Safety - 89%
Location - 92% Cleanliness - 82% Value - 81%
Customer review
Alone
City break, Sightseeing & culture
85.7%
Customer would recommend this property 16 June 2015

Great location and good value for the money. The place was acceptably clean and the breakfast was what is expected from a hostel.

Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year
85.7%
Customer would recommend this property 25 April 2015

Big hostel was an all around great stay. The facilities are cool, SUPER secure, and they are kept pretty darn clean. The free breakfast in the morning is wonderful and the common room is an easy place to meet people. The staff at the front desk was really, really helpful!

85.4%
9 reviews Book Now 
9

Glenferrie Lodge

Guesthouse
12a Carabella Street, Kirribilli, Sydney, Australia 2061

8 out of 9 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Glenferrie Lodge

Atmosphere - 86% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 86%
Location - 91% Cleanliness - 84% Value - 88%
Richard Cutayar
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
97.1%
Richard would recommend this property 08 August 2014

Front of house/Reception have been very friendly and helpful with any requests. It's been very quiet and peaceful. The huge pictures of the surrounding areas are just amazing and really adds that extra touch to the rooms. GREAT value for money.

Kerrie Friend
With friends / other travellers
Events / festivals
94.3%
Kerrie would recommend this property 25 May 2014

clean, neat, tidy and comfortable. Great location - certainly basic accommodation but ticks all the boxes and really reasonable rates for eth location - especially with breakfast thrown in

84.7%
282 reviews Book Now 
10

World Square Hostel

Hostel
640 George Street, Cnr Liverpool and Goerge, Entrance on Liverpool, Sydney, Australia 2000

220 out of 282 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend World Square Hostel

Atmosphere - 79% Staff - 91% Facilities - 77% Safety - 88%
Location - 97% Cleanliness - 76% Value - 82%
Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Partying / nightlife
91.4%
Customer would recommend this property 26 June 2015

This is a typical hostel and there's a bar underneath which I liked but I was staying only for a night with the intention of going on a night out. Mostly liked the value for money with this place so I would definitely stay again.

Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
100.0%
Customer would recommend this property 17 May 2015

Friendly and helpful staff, amazing location, clean, comfortable beds and all facilities at disposition .

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