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The Downing Hostel Hostel

253 Castlereagh Street,, Sydney, Australia

70% Overall Rating 5 out of 8 customers would recommend this property based on 8 reviews

Atmosphere 63%

Cleanliness 63%

Facilities 63%

Location 90%

Safety 68%

Staff 73%

Value 73%

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  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • ATM
  • Bar APM-96
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

We are an 18+ only hostel. All guests must present either a passport, drivers license or national ID card on check-in.

All bookings made between 26 December 2018 - 4 January 2019 are 5 day minimum stay all bookings will be charged in FULL on 1 December 2018.
Failure for full payment on 1 December can/will result in cancellation. please book carefully. Travel insurance always recommended

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

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Map and Directions


There is reception on-site at Strattons Hostel.

From Sydney Airport station take the T2 Airport, Inner West and South line, twords Central station then the T3 Bankstown line twords Museum Station and exit Museum from Stand B Castleragh Street exit and we are located just across the street next to the NAB Bank.

From Central Station exit on to Eddy Ave. Turn right toward Elizabeth St. Turn left at Elizabeth St. walk up four blocks and then turn left onto Liverpool St, then right onto Castleragh St.The Hostel is located next to the NAB Bank.

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