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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed here last june 3-5,2018. as a solo traveler I can say that this place was nice and safe. I stayed in a clean & comfy room sharing for 4 pax. The location was perfect, accessible & near to circular quay metro and ferries,...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s the best hostel I ever came in. The staff members are amazing, we have spacious bedroom, kitchen is always clean as the bathrooms. Amazing rooftop also ! I definitely recommend it, and you are only 1 min walk to circular quay ! :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only minutes walk from the Circular Quay train station and offering roof top views of the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House this is exactly where you should base yourself for being in the centre of things in Sydney. Our double room with bathroom was...More

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Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Sydney Harbour YHAResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - yes, our hostel is located over some of the earliest colonial remains in Sydney, and the site was subject to a big archaeological dig in 1994 and 2006 before we built the hostel. There is a weekly free history tour from the hostel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say I was very happy with my stay in this hostel, it has a great location in the rocks, near to the Harbour, it has a terrace with a amazing view to the opera, bridge and city center... I consider the room...More

Thank Francisco Javie... G
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Sydney Harbour YHAResponded 2 weeks ago

HI - we are really sorry to hear that you had a problem in your room. Did you contact staff about this? We have a 24 hour reception and they would have immediately helped you with another room and sorted out the problem. We have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant place to stay, great facilitys and staff. It also has an amazing rooftop veiw of the Sydney Opera house. The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful the rooms are clean spacious and comfy.

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Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Harbour YHAResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jarvis - that view is something else isn't it! Even better for the next few weeks as Sydney's Vivid festival lights up the Opera House and Bridge. There are awesome views of the lights each evening for guests.

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US$43 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$43 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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SandyPants79
March 16, 2018|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Thanks everyone for adding to this. We should have also mentioned that the premium private rooms do have an Air Control panel in each room that guests can use. This was put in as part of a recent upgrade.
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Rachel E
February 5, 2018|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi Rachel - there are lockers in all the multi share rooms - one per person. You just need your own padlock or you can buy one at reception. All lockers have power inside so you can leave things charging while you are out... More
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Samantha F
December 2, 2017|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi Samantha - yes, there are a variety of size lockers so your case should fit in fine. There is power in the locker so you can also leave electrical items charging.
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"room with a view"
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"Corner suits are large . Try to avoid the ones near the terrace, Can get noisy!"
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"Ask for a view if possible. Private rooms available."
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"Get a room close to the big gym for free wifi!"
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