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107-109 Darlinghurst Road Kings Cross
**Winner 2012 Hoscar Awards - # 9 in Australia for Best Hostel**Welcome to the Jackaroo Hostel!Please note that this is a hostel for international travellers aged between 18 and 35 years old. Therefore, a valid international passport must be presented at check-in.Sydneys newest hostel, The Jackaroo Hostel, is more than you could ever expect. Its unique, its different. Its an experience, because we want it that way. Were located in the hip area of Kings Cross, a cool haven for the international traveller in the heart of Sydney, Australia. Our convenient location makes seeing the world-famous sights of Sydney very easy. Its just a scenic 20-minute walk to Sydney Harbour or a five-minute train ride to Bondi Beach, making the Jackaroo Hostel the perfect place to spend your stay in Sydney. This is a family-run hostel, owned and operated by best friends and brothers Robert and Jade Smith.Our rooms feature air conditioning/heating in every room, clean fresh linen, daily cleaning and free Wi-Fi. We have double rooms, twin rooms with ensuite and four- and six-bed dorms with private ensuite. Theres multiple, spacious, shared bathrooms on every floor.General hostel facilities include our free welcome pack, free maps, flyers and vouchers for local attractions, 24hr hot showers, a number of large common rooms, a separate TV room, laundry facilities, surfboard hire, bike hire and our large, sunny rooftop terrace with sun loungers and a large BBQ area. We also have a large selection of DVDs, a free pool table, free foosball table and a book exchange, plus free Internet and free Wi-Fi throughout the building.Guests can use our large self-catering commercial kitchen, with fridges, microwave, toaster and a big communal dining area. Dont forget our free Continental Breakfast!World-renowned for our beautiful beaches and chilled-out lifestyle, Sydney has more to offer than you could ever expect, with Sydney Harbour Bridge (and Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb), Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach (Walk From Bondi Beach To Coogee Beach), Taronga Zoo, Sydney Aquarium and Oceanworld at Manly, Sydney Wildlife Park, AMP Sydney Tower and Skywalk, Open Air Cinema (and Moonlight Cinema), Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens, Ferry from Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour To Manly, Hunter Valley and the Blue Mountains.Now, if you do manage to visit all these wonderful sites, don't worry because there's still plenty more to see. All you have to do is ask either Robert or Jade and they'll happily help you out. And, if youre lucky, they might even let you in on a few local secrets. :)We understand that the Jackaroo Hostel will be the centre of your Sydney experience and we want it to be memorable. We love Sydney and we want you to love it, too. Thats why well go out of our way to help you with anything we can. We can help organise all the usual must-see tourist attractions like Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, Taronga Zoo or the Blue Mountains. Then, when youre done with all the hustle and bustle, we can show you the Sydney that we know. Maybe get out of the city for a hike, go climbing or maybe do some camping. We can also show you where to eat, drink, party or just relax with some friends.We do this...because we absolutely love it. We love to see the smile on our guests face when they return for the day. Were proud to offer all our guests a pleasant stay in a welcoming, friendly and comfortable environment.Our safe, clean hostel has helpful, friendly staff, security lockers and no lockout.For a fun and memorable stay in Sydney, check out The Jackaroo Hostel in Kings Cross. Youll love it!!!We hope to see you soon,Robert and JadePlease read our Things to Note below before booking.
*Reception is open from 8am to 11pm. Please let us know if you'll be arriving after 11pm so that we can arrange your check-in. *We accept Visa and MasterCard.***********ALL CANCELLATIONS MUST BE VIA EMAIL ***********Cancellations via phone will not be accepted. For bookings of 1-3 people, cancellations must be received via email at least 48 hours prior to arrival (this does not include Christmas and NYE). For groups of 4 or more people, cancellations must be received via email 7 days prior to arrival. If we do not receive the required notice via email, you will be charged for all nights booked. 'No shows' will be charged for all nights booked.**********CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE POLICY********** ***************IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ*************** PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE BOOKING AND PAYMENT POLICY PRIOR TO MAKING ANY BOOKING DURING THIS PERIOD. THE FOLLOWING APPLIES TO ALL CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE BOOKINGS. *CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE BOOKING POLICY: Due to the heavy demand for beds over Christmas & New Year's Eve (23rd December - 2nd January) there is a 10 night minimum stay. This means, checking in, on or before the 23rd December and checking out at a minimum of 10 nights later. Arrivals between 24th December and 1st January WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. *CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE PAYMENT POLICY: CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS EVE BOOKINGS ARE NON REFUNDABLE AND NON TRANSFERABLE! PLEASE BE AWARE THAT ONCE PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE FOR A CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE BOOKING (THIS INCLUDES BOTH PAYMENTS MADE BEFORE NOVEMBER 1ST AND AFTER NOVEMBER 1ST) THE BOOKING CANNOT BE REFUNDED OR TRANSFERRED. All Christmas and New Year's Eve bookings made prior to November 1st will be charged the full amount on November 1st. Any booking for Christmas and New Year's Eve made after November 1st will be charged the full amount at the time the booking is made. If a payment is not made at the required time or a payment is declined, the booking will be cancelled immediately.
* The Customer Satisfaction score is based on a combination of ratings from Travellerspoint and external websites. The score of 80% for this property is based on ratings provided by 68 guests.