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Backpacker & Low Cost Accommodation, Sydney

Please Note: Prices, services and facilities listed on this page have been as accurately described as possible. However, all these things can change and these listings should be regarded as a guide only. If you are considering using these facilities and services, it is in your interest to check this information with the parties providing them.


CB Hotel

Address: 417 Pitt Street, Sydney
Location: City

The CB Hotel is right in the heart of the main city area and within walking distance of the harbour, Circular Quay, Opera House, Darling Harbour and many other attractions around the CBD. Hotel facilities include television lounge, tea and coffee making facilities, airport pickup, tour booking service, laundry and ironing facilities, and luggage storage.

Cost: from $A24 a day
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9211 5115, fax +61 2 9281 9605

Sydney Central YHA

Address: Cnr Pitt St and Rawson Ave, City
Location: City

Located in the heart of the main city area. Facilities include a bistro, rooftop swimming pool, fully equipped self-catering kitchen, barbecue facilities and sundeck, lounge room with colour TV, dining room, library, luggage storage facilities, conference area, internet facilities, tour booking desk, Rooms are non smoking, twin, double and dorm style accommodation with en suite options.

Cost: from $27-33 multi-share adult.
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9281 9111, fax +61 2 9281 9199

City Resort Hostel

Address: 103-105 Palmer St, Woolloomooloo
Location: East Sydney

Backpacking has never been more convenient with City Resort Hostel's central location. We are 7 mins walk to the City, 15 mins walk to the Opera House and a short stroll away from all major tourist attractions. Room facilities include shower, TV, fridge, wardrobe, sink and more. Our beautiful rooftop boasts one of the best city views and is a great place to meet new friends and socialise. We provide free bread, coffee, tea & rice all day (not just breakfast). Internet and DVD hire is also free. Free pick up is available (3 nights minimum).

Cost: Dorms from $18.00 per night.
Contact details: Tel: +61 2 9357 3333, Fax: +61 2 9358 2205
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Nomads Forest Lodge

Address: 117 Arundle Street, Glebe>br> Location: 3 kilometres (1.88 miles) from City

This backpackers accommodation place is south of the city area and close to the University of Sydney. It's within walking distance of Central Station and not far from the cosmopolitan streetlife and cafes of Newtown.

Cost: from $A19 a night
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9660 1872, fax +61 2 9552 1053.
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Sydney Glebe Point YHA

Address: 262-264 Glebe Point Road, Glebe
Location: 3 kilometres (1.88 miles) from City

Located in Glebe, a popular suburb adjoining the southern edge of the city Facilities include fully equipped self-catering kitchen, lounge room with TV and video, dining room, rooftop recreation area, BBQ facilities, pool table, laundry facilities, parking, luggage storage, tour booking desk, international phones and airport transfer. Rooms are non smoking twin/double, family or shared/group accommodation.

Cost: from $A24-28 multi-share adult or $A13-15 multi-share under 18
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9692 8418, fax: +61 2 9660 0431


Backpackers Headquarters Hostel

Address: 79 Bayswater Road, Kings Cross
Location: 2 kilometres (1.25 miles) from City

Situated in Kings Cross, close to night clubs, pubs and side walk cafes, this hostel is about a 15-20 minute walk to the CBD. There is an extensive bus and train service operating from the CBD to Kings Cross. Facilities include TV and video lounge and dining rooms, open rooftop sundeck and BBQ, fully-equipped kitchen, laundry, free video showing every night, BBQ nights, safe deposit, in-coming mail service, messages and fax service, public telephone, hygienic sheet and towel hire, coach and air travel arrangements, luggage storage facilities, tea/coffee facilities, airport/coach and rail pick ups.

Cost: from $A18 per day.
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9331 6180, fax +61 2 9331 6180
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Eva's Backpackers

Address: 6-8 Orwell Street, Potts Point
Location: 2 kilometres (1.25 miles) from City

Situated in Potts Point, at the lower end of Kings Cross, this 90-bed backpacker is situated in one of the most appealing parts of Sydney. It has lounge room facilities with TV, a reading room, international payphone, full kitchen with crockery, cutlery, fridge and free tea and coffee that is open 24 hours a day. Has a sun roof, barbecue area and laundry facility.

Cost: from $A26 per person per night
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9358 2185, fax +61 2 9358 3259
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Captain Cook Hotel

Address: 162 Flinders St, Paddington
Location: 2 kilometres (1.25 miles) from City

The Captain Cook Hotel is situated in Darlinghurst, an adjoining suburb to Kings Cross. It is one of 14 such venues around Australia that promote themselves on high-standard backpacker accommodation. Has dormatory, standard and double/twin accommodation facilities, tour advice, bar and cheap eats facility and games.

Cost: from $A18 per night
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9360 4327, fax +61 2 9331 8289
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Manly Backpackers Beachside

Address: 28 Raglan Street, Manly
Location: 15 kilometres (9 miles) from City

Only 100 metres from Manly beach this backpackers establishment hasdormitory-style accommodation as well as twin rooms. Share facility kitchen and bathroom. Has a common room, TV room, sun terrace, BBQ, 24 hour access, laundry, ISD phone and Fax, free use of body boards, linen provided.

Cost: on application
Contact details: telephone +61 2 9977 3411, fax +61 2 9977 4379

Clarks @ Clovelly Budget Accommodation

Your Hosts: Steve Davies & Marcia Clark
Address: 272 Clovelly Road, Clovelly
Location: 5 kilomtres (3 miles) from City

All rooms have private bathrooms with communal cooking facilities available.

Cost: on application
Contact details: telephone 1800 55 14 15 or +61 2 9665 1824, fax: +61 2 9665 3673
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