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2.6 of 5 guest rating
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6 Bed Dorm, Female Only
30 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Private Room - Double Room Deluxe
12 square metres
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Basic Twin Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds
10 square metres
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe 4 Bed Dorm
28 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Triple Room (Triple Bunk-Double w/ Overhead Single)
12 square metres
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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4 Bed Dorm
24 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe 4 Bed Dorm, Female Only
28 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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6 Bed Dorm
30 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Private Room
24 square metres
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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4 Bed Dorm, Female Only
24 square metres
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Sydney hostel in Kings Cross, near Royal Botanic Gardens

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities

Located in Sydney (Kings Cross), Sydney Central Backpackers is within a 15-minute walk of Royal Botanic Gardens and Crown Street. This hostel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from St Vincent’s Hospital and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Make yourself at home in one of the 34 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this hostel include tour/ticket assistance, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.

A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and limited parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Total number of rooms - 34
  • Airport transport (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Free breakfast
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Free parking nearby
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • Wheelchair accessible: No

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Parking

Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby , Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

Sydney Central Backpackers offers 34 accommodations with safes and shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Shared bathroom
  • Room service
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • Stovetop
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared/communal kitchen access
  • Linens provided
  • Toaster
  • Number of bathrooms: 12
  • Blender
  • Toaster oven
  • Window screens
  • Freezer
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

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 may be 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cots (infant beds) available

No lifts

Parking height restrictions apply

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Debit cards

Staffed front desk

Security system

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available for guests

Masks are available for guests

Gloves are available for guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are not available

No gap period between guests' stays

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 30.00 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 time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 16 per person (one way)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Sydney Central Backpackers Hostel
  • Central Backpackers Hostel
  • Sydney Central Backpackers
  • Sydney Central Backpackers Potts Point
  • Sydney Central Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Parking height restrictions apply.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

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