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Tokoroa, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Clean friendly central to everything. Excellent facilities bathroom and cooking if you want to make your own and save money. Comfortable beds....Couple of minuites to central train station ...excellent little cafe ajoining downstairs. Little movie theater ...free WiFi. Highly recommended would definitely stay again.

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Ringwood, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

great place to stay,clean ,nice cosy atmosphere,good staff,close to station,close to shops and eateries,clean room,not too noisy,comfortable bed,good rates,cant wait to go back,i definitely recommend it!

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George Town, Malaysia
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217 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 5-beds dorm for our 2 nights stay at Sydney. It is still as clean as I remembered. I chose this hostel because of the strategic location. At least finding food at night is still feasible (We reached YHA at ten o'clock in the evening after long flight from KL. Everyone was so tired but we still need... More 

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New Zealand
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42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My private room had great view, was clean and very quiet. Bathroom was very clean. There is a rooftop swimming pool and bbq area on rooftop. Just guess that some people need to learn to clean up after using areas. Nice and helpful staff.

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Tauranga
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very tidy & centrally located hostel. Nice cafe downstairs & accomodating to our group. Some rooms are extremely noisy from nightclub below. Our room door didn't shut properly so you had to be very careful to ensure it clicked, when house keeping came thru didn't always check the room door closed fully behind them.

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Thank KatreenaNZ
YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Katreena Thank you for the useful feedback. We will have a chat with our housekeepers about the doors and checking them - it is always tricky with autoclose doors as if they close too hard they can make a loud noise! Hope to see you again another time. More 

melbourne
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57 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place has a wide range of facilities, including kitchens, lounge areas and a small pool. If you have kids they can roam a bit, which is a bonus. They have different things on at night for young backpackers which look like fun. Some of the staff are great, which almost makes up for the ones that are pretty awful.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is one of the cleanest I have stayed it. It's very spacious and have loads to do. 2 big kitchens with plenty of pots and pans. Good TV rooms, pool and steam room. The cinema room is also good when it is working. It broke while i was there and weeks later it still wasn't fixed. My bag... More 

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Amanda Thanks for letting us know your concerns and we can assure you that we take security really seriously. We are in the middle of installing new swipe card access which will ensure only guests can get beyond the reception area. Kitchens are very tricky as hostels are communal by nature and rely on people doing the right thing... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and it was a pretty organised hostel. Free wifi is not available in the room but available at the communal areas. It is strategically located, just right next to Sydney Central railway station. The rooms are clean and the shared shower/toilets are well-maintained as well. Overall, it was well worth the money

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Thank ying25
Cameron Park
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

4th time I've stayed hear in 2 years, Always a pleasure. Great central location, amenities are always tidy, rooms are exactly what is needed for a one or two night stay and the staff are always accomodating to the large group I'm with.

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Ottawa
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117 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night in June with a friend. Trying to sell him on the benefits of hosteling but unfortunately we had to deal with some loud school kids during the evening. This thankfully died off after 11. Private room was basic and generally clean but I noticed toenails in the rug. Quite expensive compared to other hostels in Australia.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydney Central YHA hostel is Sydney's hostel with everything and the best value choice in the centre of the city. It is housed in a heritage-listed building opposite Central Station. It has panoramic views of Sydney from the rooftop and outdoor area, heated pool, sauna. Sydney Central facilities include kitchens, laundries, games/TV rooms, locker hire, limited parking, group accommodation/meeting rooms, disabled access, 24 hour security access, YHA Travel desk, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), bistro, convenience store. There is even an in-house cinema with two free movies a day! Regular activities include pub crawls, sporting events, market tours and BBQs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sydney Central YHA

Address: 11 Rawson PLace | Cnr Pitt St & Rawson Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $55 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sydney Central YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 151
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