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Hyde Park Backpackers

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

me and my partner stay on the double room we both love that place, the location is perfect, and the kitchen is also clean and the bed very comfortable, beautiful decorations. Wifi work fast in the room I definitely recommend this place to visit sydney as he is close to the city center. You made my travel to sydney easier...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the begin I did complaint about somethings but there was no unattended issues by Daniel, the manager. So much so that I have been here in this hostel for almost a month now. I guess the Wifi, and cleanness from the bathrooms and Kitchen are the strength from Hyde Park Backpackers while the lack of 24 H staff are...

Thank Fabio R
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival, the guy who met me told me what a great deal i was getting. At $120/night, i guess this place is cheap by sydney standards. If so, you get what you pay for: this place is a dump. Dirty, noisy, and bed was uncomfortable. Theres no front desk, which makes checking out problematic unless you have a local...

1Thank J M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I stayed here 2 months and it is a very good place to stay and not too expensive. The manager is very nice. The wifi is very good and free of charge. Comfy bed and you have 4 bathrooms so you don't have to wait to take a shower. The location is perfect, nearby everything in Sydney.

Thank Joachim G
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This place is terrible and does not meet anything described in hostel info. The kitchen is dirty so cooking there is not possible. The "laundry" was full of stuff so it's not usable. Our room smelled like something died in there and the fridge in the room smelled terrible too. There were TV in the room but it's not definitely...

Thank Jukka H
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I enjoyed staying here. The management are so friendly and try hard to see that you are comfortable and have a great stay. The dorm room and bed was fine and everyone sharing the room were respectful and so friendly. There is quite a lovely camaraderie amongst guests/backpackers in the evenings which adds a whole new dimension! Cant go wrong...

Thank EBenfield
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The location is perfect - close to everything, rooms are clean, beds are comfortable, free wifi, friendly manager and guests. I planned to stay 2 weeks but I finally ended up with a 5 weeks stay. I would definitely recommend this hostel.

Thank Duy N
County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Really friendly and clean hostel in a convenient location to all public transport, pubs, sights & restaurants. Beds are comfy, toilets are always clean. Great place to stay for a week . Will stay here again

Thank Eileen O
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Quiet place warm people and receptionist very tidy and clean wi fii work very good I'd definitely advise this place for tourists either for workers rooms are quite big and got fridges and air conditioning i had a very good experience

Thank riccardo m
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Was planning to stay for three nights but then I extended three more cause I really liked it. It has the best location, close to everything. It's clean, and the rooms are really nice and comfortable. I like the staff that is very friendly and helpful. They also have free wifi that works excellent and that is so rare in...

Thank Emma L

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Surry Hills
Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighbourhood continues to distinguish itself as a shopping destination, offering the best collection of one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into a hub of media, design and professional services - a colourful and diverse place equally known for its antique dealers, art galleries, cafes and pubs. Strolling down the street on a Saturday morning, you’ll see a mix of students, artists, hipsters and a few all-nighters from Oxford Street, the “Gay Capital of Sydney”. In this vibrant neighbourhood you will find bohemian chic and modern style co-existing side by side.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hyde Park Backpackers

Address: 90 Wentworth Avenue, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
Price Range: RM103 - RM372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask for a room to the back of the building, for less traffic noise.”
tylerb155, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“there is a varied selection of rooms for different needs, just ask the staff”
leek106, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 3. Own fridge”
855lukes, 24 Nov 2014 | Read review
“just go straight to the manger he will look after you”
egon762, 5 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We found no issue with noise. It was commented that the Aircon could be improved in the bunk rooms but it was January and in the middle of a heatwave.”
360MaryP, 20 Jun 2014 | Read review
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