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Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Guests rated this property 2.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWorld Square Shopping Centre8 min walk
    Popular LocationHyde Park12 min walk
    Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium8 min drive
    AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)21 min drive

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  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDouble or Twin Room, Ensuite
  • Bed in a Four Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsBed in a Four Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)
  • Bed in a Six Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsBed in a Six Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsTwin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Business Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsBusiness Double or Twin Room
  • Bed in a Six Bed Female Dorm

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsBed in a Six Bed Female Dorm

About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, Home Backpackers is in the city centre and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach, while SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Taronga Zoo are popular local attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Sydney Showground or Qudos Bank Arena. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby sailing, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving. Our guests appreciate the hostel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • World Square Shopping Centre - 8 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 12 min walk
  • Martin Place - 19 min walk
  • Australia Square - 4 min drive
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney Central Station - 4 min walk
  • Capitol Square Light Rail Station - 5 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 21 min drive

About this property

Home Backpackers

Sydney hostel in Sydney Central Business District, walk to Capitol Theatre
A rooftop terrace, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance are available at this smoke-free hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a garden, barbecues and a TV in a common area are on-site. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and ceiling fans.
Home Backpackers offers 36 forms of accommodation with a ceiling fan and blackout curtains. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Laundry detergent
  • Local maps
  • Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 18 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 20 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 per person (one-way)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Home Backpackers Hostel Surry Hills
Home Backpackers Surry Hills
Home Backpackers Surry Hills
Home Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Home Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Surry Hills

Frequently asked questions

Is Home Backpackers pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Home Backpackers?
Home Backpackers doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Home Backpackers?
Check-in is from 2 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at Home Backpackers?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Home Backpackers provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AUD 15 per person, one-way, applies.
Where is Home Backpackers located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sydney Tower and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Circular Quay and Sydney Opera House are also within 2 mi (3 km). Capitol Square Light Rail Station and Sydney Central Station are within a 5-minute walk.
3.0
291 reviews
5 - Excellent
31
4 - Good
79
3 - Okay
83
2 - Poor
52
1 - Terrible
46

2.7/5

Cleanliness

3.2/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

2.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

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Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
There are some fan in the room. But still hot. The staff is friendly and helpful. Even though I checked in around 11pm. The room was more clean than I expected.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Clean bedrooms. Lovely staff. For simple budget, will definitely stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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