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Best Sydney hostels

Most recommended Sydney hostels

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Central Perk Lodge - Sydney - Living room
Central Perk Lodge
Potts Point₪415+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning
Big Backpackers Hostel - Sydney - Bedroom
Big Backpackers Hostel
7.7 Good
Surry Hills₪577+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Sydney Central Backpackers
4.2 Mediocre
Potts Point₪360+
Free Wi-Fi
Funk House Backpackers
8.5 Very good
Potts Point₪287+
Free Wi-Fi
Stoke Beach House
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Sydney Central Inn
6.8 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Zing Backpackers
Potts Point₪4,873+
Free Wi-Fi
Sydney Harbour Yha
8.6 Very good
The Rocks₪526+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Manly Bunkhouse
8.1 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Jolly Swagman Backpackers
7.6 Good
Potts Point₪125+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Railway Square Yha
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning

Sydney hostels near the city center

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Nomads Sydney - Hostel - Sydney - Lobby
Nomads Sydney - Hostel
6.6 Okay
Sydney CBD₪393+
Maze Backpackers - Sydney - Restaurant
Maze Backpackers
7 Good
The Pod Sydney
8.9 Very good

How much is a Sydney hostel?

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When to book a hostel in Sydney

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Top tips for finding Sydney hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Sydney, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Sydney in May and October.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Sydney if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Sydney hostel.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Sydney for 100 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Sydney

  • What are the best hostels near Green Square Railway Station?

    Green Square Railway Station is a popular area in Sydney and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Sydney Central Yha or Maze Backpackers for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Green Square Railway Station.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Sydney?

    Hostel prices in Sydney can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Sydney is ₪108 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as ₪25 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Sydney?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Sydney is ₪108 compared to ₪235 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Sydney?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Sydney by showing you the exact location of each hostel.

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