Hostels in Sydney, Australia

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Nomads Sydney
6.7 Good
477 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 946 reviews
6.7

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Sydney hostel is located just a short stroll from Hyde Park and Darling Harbour. It is close to George Street, shops and nightlife options.

Maze Backpackers - Sydney
7.2 Good
417 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.1 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 1,448 reviews
7.2

Situated amongst well-known attractions, shops and eateries, Maze Backpackers - Sydney is ideal for guests wishing to explore Sydney and its surroundings. It also offers a ticket service, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage.

Mad Monkey Backpackers on Broadway
7.5 Good
20 City Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 518 reviews
7.5

Situated close to Central Railway Station, Mad Monkey Backpackers on Broadway provides guests with an ideal base when in Sydney. It is steps from Broadway Shopping Center, restaurants and nightlife options.

The Village Bondi Beach
5.7 Okay
19 Lamrock Avenue, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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6.1 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
OkayBased on 958 reviews
5.7

The Village Bondi Beach provides a comfortable setting when in Sydney. It is situated a brief stroll from Bondi Beach and Sculpture by the Sea.

Siesta Sydney
7.2 Good
301 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.2 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 903 reviews
7.2

Set in the centre of Sydney, Siesta Sydney is a short walk from Wynyard Railway Station, and provides easy access to local bars and eateries. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a swimming pool.

Wake Up! Bondi Beach
8.6 Excellent
110 Campbell Parade, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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6.3 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 439 reviews
8.6

Situated in Sydney, Bondi Backpackers is within walking distance of Bondi Beach and provides a saltwater swimming pool. It is located in the area's vibrant nightlife district, just a short walk from Sculpture by the Sea.

Jolly Swagman Backpackers
6.9 Good
27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.7 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 307 reviews
6.9

Jolly Swagman Backpackers is located amongst Sydney's well-known restaurants and eateries, just a brief stroll from Kings Cross Railway Station. It is moments from Kings Cross.

The Village Surry Hills
5.6 Okay
207 Cleveland Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.3 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
OkayBased on 610 reviews
5.6

The Village Surry Hills is situated in Sydney and is a short walk from Central Railway Station. It is located in close proximity to many popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

Chiliblue Backpackers & Youth Hostel
144 Victoria Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Chiliblue Backpackers & Youth Hostel is located in Sydney and features free Wi-Fi. Only a short walk from Kings Cross, it provides cosy rooms equipped with a shared garden.

Original Backpackers
6.8 Good
160-162 Victoria Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 201 reviews
6.8

Original Backpackers is situated in Sydney and offers free Wi-Fi. It is close to Kings Cross, shops and nightlife options.

Tips for booking hostels in Sydney

Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Sydney:₹ 4,401/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 1,317/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Sunday
₹ 2,718 - ₹ 7,143
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 3,398 - ₹ 5,419
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Sydney hostels

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The Village Glebe
5.8 Okay
256 Glebe Point Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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2.3 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Located a short drive from Darling Harbour, The Village Glebe offers charming accommodation in Sydney. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

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Mad Monkey Coogee Beach
7.3 Good
186 Arden Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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6.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Mad Monkey Coogee Beach is situated in Sydney and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently located for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

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Sydney Harbour Yha
8.6 Excellent
110 Cumberland Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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2.0 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Situated within walking distance of Wynyard Railway Station, Sydney Harbour YHA offers guests an ideal base when in Sydney. Popular features include a rooftop terrace, plus it presents views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House.

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Big Hostel
7.8 Good
212 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.3 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Big Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Sydney. It has complimentary wireless internet access and features a rooftop terrace with impressive city views.

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The Pod Sydney
9.0 Excellent
Level 6, 396 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.1 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Situated under a 10-minute walk from Central Railway Station, The Pod Sydney offers guests a convenient base while visiting Sydney. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access.

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Wake Up! Sydney
8.3 Excellent
509 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.6 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Wake Up Sydney Central is a modern base while visiting Sydney and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage.

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Sydney Central Yha
7.7 Good
11 Rawson Place, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Boasting a popular location, Sydney Central YHA provides views of Sydney, and is minutes from University of Technology, Sydney. It offers free Wi-Fi, a sauna and a swimming pool.

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Cambridge Lodge
7.5 Good
109 Cambridge Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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4.2 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

This comfortable hostel in Sydney offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a sun deck and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is surrounded by a range of nightlife options and is within a five-minute walk of Stanmore Railway Station.

Cheapest hostels in Sydney, Australia

Nomads Brisbane Hostel
5.8 Okay
308 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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0.3 km from city centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia 

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Brisbane hostel is situated just a short stroll from Queen Street Mall and St John's Cathedral. It is located in the area's popular nightlife district, about a five-minute walk from Brisbane City Hall.

₹ 1,811
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Sydney Backpackers
5.7 Okay
7 Wilmot Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.3 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Conveniently situated, Sydney Backpackers allows for easy access to Sydney's popular hot spots. It provides free Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a rooftop terrace.

₹ 2,058
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790 on George Backpackers
7.3 Good
790 George Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Situated within walking distance of Town Hall Railway Station, 790 On George Backpackers offers guests a convenient base when visiting Sydney. It is set in the area's popular nightlife district, which is only a few minutes walk from Chinatown.

₹ 2,222
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Summer House Backpackers
6.8 Good
153 Forbes Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.1 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

This modern hostel in Sydney provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Kings Cross Railway Station.

₹ 2,222
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Coogee Beach House
7.7 Good
171 Arden Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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6.5 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Coogee Beach House is located in Sydney and is close to the area's tourist attractions. Those staying at the property can also enjoy complimentary wireless internet.

₹ 2,387
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Summer House Newtown
6.6 Good
5-11 Egan Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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3.0 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Summer House Newtown is set in Sydney and is within a short walk of nearby landmarks, including The Sandringham Hotel. It also offers luggage storage, a tour desk and an outdoor pool.

₹ 2,387
Avg. per night
Hump Backpackers
6.9 Good
40 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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1.6 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Hump Backpackers is situated in Sydney and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It is minutes from Kings Cross and shopping and nightlife options.

₹ 2,469
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Sydney Central Inn
6.7 Good
428 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
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0.2 km from city centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia 

Opened in 1921, Sydney Central Inn is situated in Sydney and offers a private beach, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

₹ 2,469
Avg. per night

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Facts about staying in Sydney

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Sydney?

    Hostels in Sydney will cost ₹ 4,401 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 1,372 per night. A good deal on a Sydney hostel would be ₹ 3,293 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in December may be more expensive, whereas booking in October is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in Sydney?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Sydney, The Pod Sydney is currently the best, based on 1,020 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 9.0/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

    Cambridge Lodge is 4.8 km away from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, making it the closest Sydney hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Sydney is most popular to stay in?

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in Sydney is Sydney CBD, according to our data. 2% of users who searched for hostels in Sydney looked for properties in Sydney CBD. If you’re interested in staying in Sydney CBD, consider the Sydney Backpackers - the neighbourhood’s most popular hostel.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Sydney closest to Darling Harbour?

    Sydney Backpackers happens to be the most popular Sydney hostel near Darling Harbour among our users. The Sydney Backpackers has a current rating of 5.7 from 607 HotelsCombined travellers. Darling Harbour is also conveniently located just 0.5 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Sydney hostel?

    Aside from the fact that Sydney hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in Sydney.

  • Does Sydney have hostels with “fitness” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there is 1 hostel in Sydney with “fitness” listed as an amenity, the most popular being Original Backpackers (based on user data).