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    Railway Square YHA

    Railway Square YHA 8 - 10 Lee St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    • Excellent33%
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    Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

    My favourite hostel in Sydney so far. Comfy clean rooms, well equipped kitchen and a good coffee in their cafe. Would stay again, good value for money. Looking forward to stay in another YHA hostels in Australia.

    1  Thank Gretes
    Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

    Wow! Absolutely fantastic hostel. Amazing location, extremely helpful & friendly staff and very clean and comfortable. Nice and quiet considering the brilliant location. The staff made us feel extremely welcome and were very knowledgable on local attractions & information. Will certainly stay here again!

    1  Thank Jason D
    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    I stayed at this hostel for one night since I had a sleepover at Sydney international airport. The hostel is very convenient for this purpose. It's just by the train station so you can travel easily to/from the airport. I stayed in a 4 female...More

    2  Thank mipontal
    Reviewed 26 May 2014

    Hostel is so centrally located you can't go wrong. Have stayed in the railway carriages both times I have stayed here & never had a complaint. Perfect for being close to the airport still as the station is only round the corner & takes 13...More

    1  Thank Korrine G
    Reviewed 25 May 2014

    So, sometime ago, the Sydney Transit authority decommissioned a train platform at Central station, and somehow, YHA Australia swooped in and transformed it into a hostel. Honestly, that was a stroke of brilliance. The location is amazing. You get out of the train at Central...More

    1  Thank Matthew C
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    Woon C
    21 August 2017|
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    Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
    Hi William - our sister hostel, Sydney Central YHA, which is about 300 metres has some limited paid car park spots. Otherwise there are parking stations near by but they obviously charge.
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    20 December 2016|
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    Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
    Hi and thanks for your message. I am sorry that you didn't receive the refund earlier. The hostel manager had organised the refund and emailed you just before you submitted your question so it should all be sorted. Let us... More
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    29 February 2016|
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    Response from MonkeyQueenToronto | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. As long as you did not pre-pay for your room, all YHAs and HIs will give you the member rate if you buy a membership at time of check-in/payment.
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    "for a quieter room ask for one facing inwards and upstairs. For a quirky stay, stay in one of the carriages."
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    "Stay at YHA Central instead"
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    "There are a few old train carages, check if theses are available."
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    "Ask for a single room."
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