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One Bed In Eight Bed Mixed Dorm
Room with view
26 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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One Double Bed in Four Bed Mixed Dorm
Room with view
20 square metres
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Economy Room, Multiple Beds
Room with view
15 square metres
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
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One Bed In Six Bed Female Dorm
Room with view
16 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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One Bed In Four Bed Mixed Dorm
Room with view
20 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Twin/Double Room
Room with view
12 square metres
1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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One Bed In Six Bed Mixed Dorm
Room with view
16 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Adults-only hostel with free breakfast and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in the heart of East Sydney, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Crown Street, Royal Botanic Gardens, and Hyde Park. The Domain and Art Gallery of New South Wales are also within 10 minutes. St. James Station is 9 minutes by foot and Martin Place Station is 12 minutes.

Property Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite.

Room Amenities

This hostel has 48 rooms. Bathrooms are shared and limited housekeeping is available.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Elephant Backpacker Sydney - Hostel

50 Sir John Young Cresent, Woolloomooloo, NSW 2000

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free breakfast
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Built in 1892
  • Total number of rooms - 48
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Airport transport (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Multilingual staff

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian

Room Amenities

Elephant Backpacker Sydney - Hostel offers 48 forms of accommodation. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Shared bathroom
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Shower only

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

The Elephant Cafe – This café serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Activities

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Please note: Children cannot be accommodated in the dormitory rooms, only in the private rooms.

This hotel's policy is to accept bookings only from international guests. Guests whose residence is within Australia will not be allowed to check in. Guests must present an international passport at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. This property only accepts cash for all on-site payments.

No cots (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Minimum guest age is 18

Caters to adults only

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 20.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 15.00 per person (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per stay
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Elephant Backpacker Sydney Hostel Woolloomooloo
  • Elephant Backpacker Sydney Hostel
  • Elephant Backpacker Sydney Woolloomooloo

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

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