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Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service from the staff, good quality sleep provided you select rooms away from the corner. Very convenient location, close to the eateries, and the train station. If you check out, you can use the pay locker service (fees is per hour) to store your stuff. They have many different types of rooms available, and its a huge hostel. very...

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Xi'an
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just easy to find after out of the central station from Gate 3 or 2. The conditions of rooms is average. After the staff known a toddler with us, they provided us a child bed, that is easy to use and my daughter have funs inside it. The kitchens are large, some of refrigerators are out of functions, Please look...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for staying with us and sorry one of the fridges was broken whilst you were there. It is now all fixed! Unfortunately, getting people to wash up their own dishes is always challenging in hostels too.

United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this hostel for one night before our flight. It is located right beside Central Station where you can catch the train to the airport. We enquired at front desk about getting to the airport and the staff member failed to inform us of the direct train from Central, instead advising us on picking up an Uber or...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Lindy Thanks for the feedback after your stay - you are absolutely right about the train to the airport being just across the road from the hostel and its generally a great service. However it is pricey if there are two or more people - it can work out cheaper by taxi or Uber, which maybe what the staff...

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was clean and spacious. In a great location. Cinema is a nice touch if you don't want to be drinking every night. Kitchen was large and clean. The beds comfy and sturdy. Stayed here for 5 nights and enjoyed it.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and really enjoyed it. The hostel was very clean and friendly staff. Loved the fact there was a lounge area and cinema showing films every day with free popcorn! Kitchen was huge and also clean! My own complaint was the thin walls , could here everything all night in the corridors and the doors slamming...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice location with a professional staff, I usually do not write negative reviews but this time deserves it, if you're allergic to dust this is not the place to be, I've got two clean blankets upon arrival, but the heave blanket on the bed smelled so bad, there was rubbish under the bed, windows locked so not a brise...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Sydney Central YHA, responded to this review

Hi Jaime We're sorry you weren't happy with your stay with us - we want guests to have the best time at Sydney Central YHA so feedback is really important. We've checked with housekeeping and the doona on your bed had actually had its cover changed, and then you also received two freshly laundered sheets to use on the bed...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really cool experience, met some awesome people and felt like i was back in Uni. Best part about this YHA is the location. Perfect place to access all of Sydney's city hotspots and close to the train station

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I only stayed two nights at this hostel, but I had a pretty good experience. The room were modern and clean, the beds were pretty good. The common parts were very clean as well. This hostel had rooftop bar and pool, which was a very nice plus. And the location is very good, very closed to central station. The only...

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Such a good hostel. Its really big like hotel. Free WiFi and really nice people. So close for shopping. Very happy here for 4 nights in Sydney. They also helped book tours be cause we made no plan before we came

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

It is very big and well organized like a hotel. The 4 bed bedroom is big, clean and confy. The commom areas are great. Free Wi-Fi good enough. A great Cafe at the front door but a bit pricy. Next to Central station and close to so many spots.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydney Central YHA hostel is Sydney's hostel with everything and the best value choice in the centre of the city. It is housed in a heritage-listed building opposite Central Station. It has panoramic views of Sydney from the rooftop and outdoor area, heated pool, sauna. Sydney Central facilities include kitchens, laundries, games/TV rooms, locker hire, limited parking, group accommodation/meeting rooms, disabled access, 24 hour security access, YHA Travel desk, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), bistro, convenience store. There is even an in-house cinema with two free movies a day! Regular activities include pub crawls, sporting events, market tours and BBQs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sydney Central YHA

Address: 11 Rawson Pl | Cnr Pitt St & Rawson Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: €27 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sydney Central YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 151
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“Corner rooms tend to be noisy with traffic”
 of 5 bubbles Jollyshandy, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best room in the hostel is a 4 bed with a balcony but you'll be lucky to get it!”
 of 5 bubbles lazyeyebailey, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get the food storage lock. Such a large hostel that it is needed!”
 of 5 bubbles V6543UTmelanieb, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are older, use the bath rooms for the the handicapped to minimize any slips and trips.”
 of 5 bubbles teshil, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have the $ a double bed room with ensuite is good”
 of 5 bubbles GrantT92, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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