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1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   509 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Ranked #21 of 130 Specialty lodging in Sydney
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I would recommend Wake Up to anyone travelling.. I traveled alone and was a little nervous before I got there but once I met there friendly staff my mind was at ease and I had the best time ever.. The place is always clean and looked after and they have you could need.. I will definitely be staying with them... More

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Hi There! thanks for leaving us a review after your stay here. Its so nice to hear you enjoyed our facilities and found Wake Up to be "spotless"! We really focus on trying to keep it as clean as possible so its always nice to hear when its noticed. My apologies some of your room mates were a bit loud,... More

Newcastle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at Wake Up! for 2 nights in July 2014. The hostel is amazingly located right next to central station so really easy to find, and to get to everywhere in Sydney. The rooms, bathrooms, kitchens and communal areas were spacious, modern and clean. The only downsides were that you have to pay for the wifi, and it can... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I couldn't believe my luck when I checked in at wake up! It's more like a very very nice hotel then a hostel! Friendly staff, amazing beds with cozy duvets and it's very very clean! The bar is good and it's near lots of other good bars and clubs too! I would 100% recommend it! It's pretty good value too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelling alone and was in need of meeting some new faces and having fun!! Wake up provided exactly that!!! I was in a 10 bed dorm, great size and spacious! The staff was great in particular a blonde lady who had us all out joining in the fun!! Games organised which gets you involved when travelling alone! Bathroom was clean,... More

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in a eight bed mixed room. There were storage lockers in the room. Bathrooms were clean. Staff was friendly. Travelers are young and like to party, especially at Side Bar. You won't real here but it's a great location across from the bus and train station (central station.)

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is clean and has a comfortable setting in the room. In addition, the location of the hostel is so convenient as its near Central station (5-7 mins walk). There are also some restaurants and eateries near Lee Street, ideal for breakfast if you do not cook. Would patronize Wake Up! on my next visit to Sydney! Enjoy your... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wake up was the first hostel i stayed in Australia, its very big but this makes it easy to socialise and meet people. There are lots of planned activities. The bedrooms are large with lockers, bathrooms always clean and shower etc work well! Kitchen well maintained. The hostel is situated near central which means you have transport links to the... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wake up was definitely a good place to stay. I stayed here for my first trip to Sydney in 2011 when i came over for the Eminem concert with my friend. We were in a 4 bed dorm and made some nice friends. What was quite annnoying was having the speaker in the room. When we went over the weather... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is nice and Central in town. The trainstation is over the Road and so you can get fast to every Point in town. I don't like the Food whats includet, but if you are outside in the Bar its nice. The hostel is clean, but the bathroom is Not modern. So its a nice hostel and becouse its... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyf and I stayed here for our 4 nights in Sydney. We were in an 8 dorm. The room was basic but very clean! Lockers were provided which always helps. The bathroom facilities were also spotless and in a hostel of this size is comforting. We found the team very friendly and helpful too! The only downside to this... More

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Address: 509 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Wake Up! 1*
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Wake Up! Sydney Central is a modern, purpose built hostel with large spacious rooms. All the facilities you need under the one roof and fantastically located across the road from the central railway station. Wake Up! was voted "Best Large Hostel in the World" and "Best Hostel in Oceania" based on character, security, location, staff, fun and cleanliness, when surveyed by 500,000 Hostelworld customers worldwide. ... more   less 
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