- Free Breakfast
- Free Wi-Fi
- Late Check-out
- Self-Catering Facilities
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Airport Transfers
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Cable TV
- Card Phones
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Currency Exchange
- Free Airport Transfer
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals available
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Safe Deposit Box
- Shuttle Bus
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels for hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing machine
For free airport pickup:
From Sydney International or Domestic Airport, call on arrival. Free airport pickup is available from 5am to 8.30pm. Please note that you must book a minimum of three nights to receive the free pickup.
On arrival, you are required to pay for the total nights you have booked. We accept payments by cash, credit card, eftpos or Australian dollar travellers' cheques.
If you need to cancel your booking a minimum of 24 hours notice is required, otherwise you will be charged for your first nights accommodation.
Full payment will be taken on the 1st of December for any bookings that fall under the Christmas / New Years period.
All bookings are not refundable and non-transferable.
If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us and remember we are a licensed travel agency so we can help you with all your tours and travel bookings.
Check-in / Check-out
Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Taxes Included
Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?
4 Bed Mixed Dorm
6 Bed Mixed Dorm
4 Bed Female Dorm
3 Bed Mixed Dorm
8 Bed Mixed Dorm
Basic 12 Bed Mixed Dorm
Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom
Single Private Shared Bathroom
Twin Private Shared Bathroom
About Jolly Swagman Backpackers
Located in a quiet, leafy street in Potts Point, we're just minutes' walk to the heart of Sydney's Backpacker Mecca - Kings Cross.
We're proud to offer our guests:
*FREE AIRPORT PICK UP (3 day min)
in a safe, secure environment with 24 hour reception.
The main CBD is easily accessible by train or by foot through the botanical gardens. All the best clubs and pubs are only a hop, skip and a jump away so there is no need for trains, buses or taxis.
We have great deals with the best backpacker-friendly bars and restaurants to offer all our guests great discounts and free entry wherever you go. Our friendly Entertainment Manager is always ready to take you and your fellow backpackers out and show you a good time!
There is no need to waste your day hunting around for the best deal - we have it all here for you at reception. Let us do all the hard work, so you can enjoy your time in Sydney! You can book Sydney day tours and packages all around Australia; we have plenty of options to choose from.
With a lively, energetic bunch of hostel managers who've been, seen and done it all themselves, the Jolly Swagman Backpackers Sydney Hostel maintains a reputation for the friendliest staff, the cleanest beds and the best rates.
Lockers available in dorms (excluding three-bed dorms).
We know what backpackers in Sydney want!
FREE airport pickup 5.00am - 8.30pm for bookings of 2 nights or more.
The Jolly Swagman Backpackers is the most centrally located Hostel in Sydney!
15 minutes' walk to Sydney Opera House & Harbour Bridge, Famous Bondi Beach, Pitt Street, Chinatown and Darling Harbour.
5 minutes' walk from the Royal Botanical Gardens.
1 minute walk from the metro and bus stops.
You can also catch a ferry to Manly and Zoo from nearby!
It's all on your doorstep when you stay with us.Our friendly staff are proud of Sydney and more than happy to show you how to get around.
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.