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Sydney Backpackers

Victoria Building 7 Wilmot St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Australia
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“Sydney Backpackers is a purposely built boutique hostel located right in the heart of Sydney's CBD, 30 Meters to the Entrance of Town Hall Railway Station. We are in the walking distance to everywhere ‘must-see’ in Sydney for sightseeing and we know what our guests want.”Since we are located in the heart of the city, we are close to the main bars, restaurants, clubs, shops, cinemas, public transport and everything else you might need in this beautiful city!Sydney Backpackers is 1 of 5 hostels in Sydney capable in catering major groups and classified 3.5 stars by AAA Tourism. We are also awarded ‘WINNER OF 2006 CITY OF SYDNEY BUSINESS AWARDS’ for an outstanding backpacker in year 2006 and also nominated as a finalist in 2010.Sydney Backpackers is well known from individuals and groups visiting Sydney domestically and internationally and given lots of good feedbacks and complimentary for our good services. We proudly say that we specialize in group bookings as we have know-how of handling groups and have rooms to accommodate a group of up to 150 people or more. We are in the walking distance to everywhere in Sydney for sightseeing (Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour and heaps more attractions) and everything you need (shopping centers, supermarkets, cinema, restaurants, transport). This is the best quiet location that you would ever image to find if you think of staying in a budget accommodation right in the middle of the city. Sydney Backpackers is 1 of 5 hostels in Sydney capable in catering major groups and classified 3.5 stars by AAA Tourism. We are also awarded ‘WINNER OF 2006 CITY OF SYDNEY BUSINESS AWARDS’ for an outstanding backpacker in year 2006 and also nominated as a finalist in 2010.Building & FacilitiesRooms to suit 2 to 16 people (20sqm to 65sqm with 3.5-meter ceilings)Free internet access (Wireless)Building under constant 24hr video surveillance Central air conditioning and heater Fridge, Digital TV, DVD player (Single room, Twin/2 bed, 4 bed, 6 bed)Individual security lockers with padlocksFresh laundered & Sanitized white linen and blanketsElectronic key to access your room and the buildingCommon room (Vending Machines)Self-catering Kitchen fully furnishedShared shower booths and toilets Coin Operated LaundryHandicapped facilitiesBBQ facility at the rooftopGreat view of the city (240 square meter rooftop terrace)24-hour video surveillance for the entire building and fire exits.
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Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Yes, the location is great, and that’s it. I mean it. That’s absolutely it! Anything else is worth it. Thanks goodness I was there only for one night before my flight! And I was happy I didn’t even had to shower.. No internet besides the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Nina_Murphys
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I was fooled by the photos on booking.com, which made the hostel look perfectly fine - in real life it was far from it. OK, the location is really good, just off a busy street with shops and restaurants. Also the two girls I spoke...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank kaam0s
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Website said caters for school groups - OMG - this is the most disgusting place I have ever stayed in. Dirty rooms, Bathrooms seriously need an update , Lift smells of urine. Paint peeling off bathroom walls and ceilings. Shared bathroom amenities.Some clientele chose not...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Jen H
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Very dirty. Plastic pillows and plastic mattress, heaps of noise... Rooms and complex is run down. Everyday the emergency exits were blocked with large bags of laundry... 1 of the 4 staff I dealt with was ok, the others just didn't give a S#@T... They...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank t0ddles
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

I’m stayed in this place for a week and without doubt was the worst part of my visit to Sydney. The all building smells to urine and enclosed space. Don’t spect any friendly front desk, in fact after the check in, they do not even...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank al_a969
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"Don't stay here"
355jenh
Jul 6, 2018
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"Their is no such thing as a good room. Plastic pillows, plasitc mattress, ugghhh"
t0ddles
May 6, 2018
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"Rooms facing the laneway are very noisy"
297trevors
Nov 22, 2017
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"just stay away from this place"
jpron3009
Jul 7, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sydney backpackers hotel sydneybackpacker sydney
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydneyCentral Business District
NUMBER OF ROOMS
21
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