We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Jackaroo Hostel

    107-109 Darlinghurst Rd | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    SAVE US$16 US$67*US$51*View Deal
    US$67*View Deal
    Traveller (45)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (7)
    Similar nearby hotels
    Big Hostel
     
    Blue Parrot Backpackers
     
    Eva's Backpackers
     
    Casa Central Accommodation
     
    Overview

    • Excellent46%
    • Very good26%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “kings cross” (63 reviews)
    “train station” (43 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    3 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Similar nearby hotels
    Big Hostel
     
    Blue Parrot Backpackers
     
    Eva's Backpackers
     
    Casa Central Accommodation
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Rooms
    May 7 May 8
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view 4 other deals from US$51
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Sydney hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c49559517b3f4fb2a8661ee65fdc6c9a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1950653,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":5,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":5,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"c49559517b3f4fb2a8661ee65fdc6c9a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":67,"lowestMetaPrice":51,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":67,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":67,"lowestMetaPrice":51,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":67,"hotelName":"Jackaroo Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM0OTU1OTUxN2IzZjRmYjJhODY2MWVlNjVmZGM2YzlhIiwiQUlLIjoiY2UzNGMwZDg0NGIzNGVjYzhhYTZmMGJjNDFhOTJlZWQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/05/2017", "checkOut": "08/05/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$51", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (279)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 279 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hostel is located at Kings Cross which is pretty good. It's mostly clean, good facilities and nice rooftop. However, most of the guests are working long-term stayers, so the atmosphere is pretty bad. Also the dorm rooms are extremely small. No common activities in...More

    Thank arlo_carlo
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Good: Great location, right next to Kings Cross station. Easy access to city via train and also nearby bars if you're into that sort of thing. Free breakfast was great, cereal and toast so you don't have to worry about buying something elsewhere in the...More

    Thank LenLen10
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I liked my stay here even though I could feel every spring in my bed. Air con in the hallways and leaving the door slightly open leaves the room cold at night which is nice. Helpful staff and good facilities.

    Thank Richie91
    Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

    Good location with train station just next door. Loads of cafes/restaurants/bars just down the road. Excellent staff and fast free wifi. Good dining area although kitchen always seemed to be full. Adventure/Tour advice just next door. The room we stayed in was a little small...More

    Thank ameliareynold
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    The hostel is located right on the main street in Kings Cross and it is about a 15 minute walk to the centre and the harbour. The hostel is located right next to a metro station. The streets outside are bustling but can get a...More

    Thank hsr612
    Response from Jackaroo_KX, Owner at Jackaroo Hostel

    Hi, Thank you for your review. We are sorry you did not enjoy your time due to the temperature of the room. It is true that we were unable to adjust the temperature of individual rooms which does make it hard as one room could...More

    Similar nearby hotels
    Big Hostel
     
    Blue Parrot Backpackers
     
    Eva's Backpackers
     
    Casa Central Accommodation
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$24 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    Photos
    Traveller (45)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (98)
    Nearby
    Nearby Hotels
    Quest Potts Point
    494 reviews
    .12 km away
     
    Holiday Inn Potts Point - Sydney
    1,013 reviews
    .08 km away
     
    Annam Apartments
    132 reviews
    .25 km away
     
    Larmont Sydney by Lancemore
    266 reviews
    .18 km away
     
    Highfield Private Hotel
    120 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Friggitoria
    106 reviews
    .10 km away
    Jangling Jack's
    20 reviews
    .10 km away
    3 Seasons Thai Fusion Food
    27 reviews
    .04 km away
    Plateia Where Friends Meet
    31 reviews
    .07 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kings Cross
    296 reviews
    .04 km away
    El Alamein Memorial Fountain
    16 reviews
    .29 km away
    Eau de Vie
    32 reviews
    .35 km away
    Rob's Tour
    15 reviews
    .32 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Andy2042
    Hello, regarding standard double room, do we get a key for the room? And does it have amenities like well-working A/C as written? Thanks in advance.
    28 October 2014|
    Answer
    Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
    Hi, Thank you for your message. We do provide keys for the room. There is a $20 key deposit for the key which is refunded when the key is returned. All rooms have a/c and linen as well. Thanks.
    0
    Votes
    itopia
    my daughter and myself are coming to sydney in feb 2015. i would like to know is it wheelchair access.do you have single or double rooms.ground floor would do fine. we would be staying for about 10 days
    15 August 2014|
    Answer
    Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
    Thank you for contacting us. Our building is of an older style without an elevator and all rooms are located on upper levels. I would suggest looking at Hostels in the city centre area for a more wheelchair accessible option.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Off street"
    Read review
    "ROOM 6!! Private bathroom for 4 people, a window that opens lol"
    Read review
    "Not on the first floor. #17 was relatively good (window to the other side, double bed)"
    Read review
    "Room 8 has a great window which gives natural light + a view of the street below"
    Read review