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Featured Hostels in Sydney

The George Street Hotel - Hostel
3 out of 5
700A George Street, Haymarket, NSW
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The price is AU$42 per night from 5 Nov. to 6 Nov.

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from World Square Shopping Centre and Capitol Theatre. Paddy's Market and Sydney Town ...

2.8/5 (276 reviews)

"Great location - older building and bathrooms are tired. But overall a great property"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jun. 2020

The George Street Hotel - Hostel
Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
110 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is AU$99 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of The Rocks Markets and Circular Quay. Overseas Passenger Terminal and Sydney ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (494 reviews)

"Good"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jul. 2020

Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
Stoke Beach House
1.5 out of 5
24-28 Raglan St, Manly, NSW
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The price is AU$94 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Manly, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Manly Wharf and Manly Beach. Warringah Mall and Taronga Zoo are also within 6 mi (10 km).

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"I was surprised at the wonderful location, the facilities and the vibe was terrific. I shared a room with another lady to be truthful it was my first time sharing with a stranger but it was fine."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Stoke Beach House

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Wake Up! Sydney - Hostel
2 out of 5
509 Pitt Street, Haymarket, NSW
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The price is AU$50 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Technology Sydney, Capitol Theatre and Paddy's Market. World ...

4.3/5Excellent! (177 reviews)

"The staff here are always great give you their time and they will chat to you. I have stayed here many times and they have always been good to me and looked after me the place is always clean neat and tidy .They always go the extra mile to help you to see what they can do for you."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jul. 2020

Wake Up! Sydney - Hostel
Sydney Beachouse YHA - Backpacker
2 out of 5
4 Collaroy Street, Collaroy, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$83 per night from 28 Oct. to 29 Oct.

Located in Collaroy, this hostel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Long Reef Point Lookout and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Dee Why Beach. Mona Vale Beach and Manly Beach are ...

3.9/5Good! (60 reviews)

"Great location. Great staff. Very clean and well organized. Many thanks for a great stay!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2020

Sydney Beachouse YHA - Backpacker
Jolly Swagman Backpackers
2 out of 5
27 Orwell Street, Potts Point, NSW
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The price is AU$26 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Kings Cross, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Royal Botanic Gardens, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Kings ...

3.6/5Good! (496 reviews)
Enjoyed our stay

"Nice place for what it is. Very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Jolly Swagman Backpackers
Western Sydney University Village Penrith
2 out of 5
Building SJ, 56 Second Avenue, UWS Penrith 56 Second Avenue, Kingswood, NSW
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The price is AU$130 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Kingswood, this hostel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Westfield Penrith Shopping Centre and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Pepper Stadium. Sydney Kingswood Station is ...

3.9/5Good! (106 reviews)

"It was spotlessly clean the only thing missing was a glass to have a drink of water"…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb. 2020

Western Sydney University Village Penrith
790 on George Backpackers
2 out of 5
790 George Street, Haymarket, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$45 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Paddy's Market and Capitol Theatre. World Square Shopping Centre and Powerhouse ...

3.7/5Good! (242 reviews)

"Nice clean hostel and friendly staff. Rooms though become stuffy with only small windows and not enough shower units."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

790 on George Backpackers
Greenwich Village Accommodation - Hostel
2 out of 5
33 Greenwich Rd, Greenwich, NSW
The price is AU$44 per night from 3 Nov. to 4 Nov.

Located in Greenwich, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Royal North Shore Hospital, Luna Park and Mater Hospital. Walsh Bay is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away. Sydney ...

3.2/5 (18 reviews)
good

"just no soap, no hair shampoo etc provided. Not in room or didn't give at reception desk."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb. 2020

Greenwich Village Accommodation - Hostel
Western Sydney University Village-Campbelltown Campus
2 out of 5
Building 23, 183 Narellan Road, Campbelltown, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$105 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Located in Campbelltown, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Western Sydney University and Koshigaya Park. Australian Botanic Gardens and William Howe Regional ...

3.6/5Good! (106 reviews)

"Bed was rock hard and the pillow was wafer thin. The microwave didn't work"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jun. 2019

Western Sydney University Village-Campbelltown Campus
The Boutique Hostel
510 Cleveland St, Surry Hills, NSW
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Located in Surry Hills, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Crown Street and Sydney Cricket Ground. Centennial Park and St Vincent’s Hospital are also ...

The Boutique Hostel
Wake Up! Bondi Beach
2.5 out of 5
110 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$72 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.

Offering direct access to the beach, this Bondi Beach hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Bondi Beach and within 6 mi (10 km) of Circular Quay and Sydney Tower. SEA ...

4/5Very Good! (45 reviews)

"Great place to stay! First time in Australia and it set the bar high for hostels. Close to all amenities would highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov. 2019

Wake Up! Bondi Beach
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Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

5 out of 5
199 George St., Sydney, NSW
The price is AU$264 per night from 2 Nov. to 3 Nov.
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,090 reviews)

"Great spacious room, they even left some small gifts for my child when they set up the sofa couch!"…"

Reviewed on 24 Oct. 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

5 out of 5
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
The price is AU$280 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,503 reviews)

"We chose to stay at the ShangriLa for an Anniversary and Birthday combined. The location is great. Our room was a Opera House City view, but because of where the bed was placed in the room..our view was looking into buildings. If the bed was on the other side of the room, the view would have been ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites

Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites

4 out of 5
243 Pyrmont Street, Darling Harbour, Pyrmont, NSW
The price is AU$103 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (6,451 reviews)

"Great spot. Apartment was good size with 2 kids and a baby. Walking distance to all the top tourist spots but also close to light rail."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2020

Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Sydney?
By choosing a hostel, you can spend less on lodging and set aside more of your money for sightseeing during your stay. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), low prices and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Sydney?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to start looking: The George Street Hotel - Hostel - Located steps from World Square Shopping Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with towels, showers and free toiletries. Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Circular Quay and The Rocks Markets. Property features include free WiFi, a rooftop terrace and an arcade/games room. You’ll find showers, lockers and linens in all rooms. Stoke Beach House - Located within a 10-minute walk of Manly Beach. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi and a bar. You’ll find lockers and linens in all rooms. Wake Up! Sydney - Hostel - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Central Light Rail Station and Sydney Central Station. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. Rooms come with showers and linens. Sydney Beachouse YHA - Backpacker - Property features include free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. You’ll find showers, lockers and linens in all rooms.
How many hostels are there in Sydney?
If you’re hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Sydney, one of Expedia’s 70 hostels could be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Sydney?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 21°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 13°C. Average annual precipitation for Sydney is 1181 inches.
What is there to see and do in Sydney?
Overall, Sydney is known for its museums, restaurants and theatres. Major attractions include Sydney Tower, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Hyde Park. Get out into nature with places such as Royal Botanic Gardens, Bondi Beach and Coogee Beach. Cultural attractions include International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney Opera House and Art Gallery of New South Wales.
What's the best way to get to and around Sydney while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Sydney in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 5.3 mi (8.6 km) away. An alternative is Shellharbour, NSW (WOL), which is 53.5 mi (86.1 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transport during your trip. You can take advantage of metro transport at Martin Place Station, Wynyard Station and St. James Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, take a train from Sydney Circular Quay Station, Exhibition Centre Station or Sydney Central Station.

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