Jolly Swagman Backpackers

Jolly Swagman Backpackers

27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
+61 293 586 400

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Jolly Swagman Backpackers
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About Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Situated just a five-minute walk from Kings Cross Railway Station, Jolly Swagman Backpackers provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Sydney. It is steps from Kings Cross.

The hostel has 46 rooms and has been recently refurbished. Staff are available 24/7 and can assist with booking tours and tickets.

The hostel's rooms are comfortable and offer a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. A desk and wireless internet access can also be found in each.

Jolly Swagman Backpackers is within walking distance of Art Gallery of New South Wales and The Domain, and has a range of shopping, dining and nightlife options on its doorstep. Horizon Apartments and Elizabeth Bay are also within a 10-minute walk.

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Amenities at Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • Concierge service

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Street parking


  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Hairdryer


  • Computer use available


  • Breakfast included

Things to do

  • Game room


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Jolly Swagman Backpackers

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7.7 Good
Pros:Conveniently priced and decently located for sydney travel.
Cons:Lack of lift,
6.0 Okay
Pros:Close to public transport cheap food options at hostel spacious dining area/lounge
Cons:We booked online and they had no record of it. No luggage storage for larger luggage inflexible staff Dining room smells bad poor internet
4.5 Mediocre
Pros:Good location
Cons:Poor Wi-Fi that by definition disconnects after 3 minutes, Mugs and cups require 1$ deposit. The stuff is not friendly


27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW

What's nearby

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales0.7 km
  • St Mary's Cathedral1 km
  • Royal Botanic Gardens1.1 km
  • Hyde Park1.2 km
  • Sydney Tower1.4 km
  • Pitt Street Mall1.5 km
  • Queen Victoria Building1.6 km
  • Circular Quay1.7 km
  • Sydney Opera House1.9 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art1.9 km
  • Darling Harbour2.1 km
  • The Rocks Markets2.2 km



Check in anytime after 13:00, check out anytime before 09:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Jolly Swagman Backpackers is located at 27 Orwell Street in Potts Point, 1.7 km from the center of Sydney. Art Gallery of New South Wales is the closest landmark to Jolly Swagman Backpackers.

  • Check-in time is 13:00 and check-out time is 09:00 at Jolly Swagman Backpackers.

  • Yes, Jolly Swagman Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Jolly Swagman Backpackers offers free parking.

  • Jolly Swagman Backpackers is 8.7 km from Sydney Kingsford Smith. Jolly Swagman Backpackers is 132.3 km from Newcastle Williamtown.

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Distance to city center

1.7 km

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Nearest Airport

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Distance to airport

8.7 km