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Railway Square YHA

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“train carriage”(14 reviews)
“weekly rate”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Enjoyed staying at YHA. Nice ensuite room with comfy bed and clean well appointed ensuite. Excellent location right at the tunnel for central station. Enjoyed the shops and cafes in the area. Only problem was the noise of our room. Right above the main area...More

Thank kimz120
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Railway Square YHAResponded December 6, 2017

Hi Kimz - we are sorry you were disturbed by other guests. Anytime you have concerns like this in future, please do have a chat with the manager so he can remind night staff to monitor all the communal areas and ask guests to respect...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Railway Square is my favorite hostel in Sydney. I stayed there for 2 weeks and had a great time. Some of the staff is nice and others are alright. The rooms and kitchen are clean. I really liked the big common area and the great...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night with a friend in a website female dorm. Super clean, friendly staff, lots going on and great facilities. Right in the middle of town too. Would definitely stay again great value for money.

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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

I've stayed only one night at this YHA. My experience was great. The location is very central and offers many options to eat, etc. They have multiple showers and bathrooms, plugs for each bed and they do breakfast and meals.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

My sister and I stayed at YHA Railway Square's Twin Room for 2 nights. Very friendly and attentive staff. Our room was very clean, fresh sheets provided, just a little bit stuffy (wish our window can opened a little bit more). Safety guaranteed with access...More

Thank Sylvia T
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Railway Square YHAResponded September 20, 2017

Hi Sylvia - so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Railway Sq is a bit of a different hostel with the railway carriages and location. Just on the window though - as a room on the upper floor, there are regulations about how far a...More

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Woon C
August 21, 2017|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi William - our sister hostel, Sydney Central YHA, which is about 300 metres has some limited paid car park spots. Otherwise there are parking stations near by but they obviously charge.
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Ivyabc
December 20, 2016|
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Hi and thanks for your message. I am sorry that you didn't receive the refund earlier. The hostel manager had organised the refund and emailed you just before you submitted your question so it should all be sorted. Let us... More
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vgkish
February 29, 2016|
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Response from MonkeyQueenToronto | Reviewed this property |
Yes. As long as you did not pre-pay for your room, all YHAs and HIs will give you the member rate if you buy a membership at time of check-in/payment.
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"for a quieter room ask for one facing inwards and upstairs. For a quirky stay, stay in one of the carriages."
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"Stay at YHA Central instead"
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"There are a few old train carages, check if theses are available."
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"Ask for a single room."
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