x The average starting price for a place to stay in Sydney is £35 per night.
alice_yg The location of Bounce is great which is just opposite to the Central rail station and quite near the coach terminals and make us easily to go other places. If more than 3-4 people, it may be a better choice to take a taxi between airport and Bounce since the fare we took from the Bounce to the airport (international departure) only $26, even cheaper than taking coach ($12 per person). The kitchen is at the 4th floor and the facilities are fine. I saw every morning staff of Bounce were clean the kitchen. From last Saturday, Bounce provides free breakfasts to all guests. The room we booked was an ensuite which is clean though not very big.
travelnetwork The hostel staff were awesome and so accommodating for everyone staying at the hostel, and even some of the old residents who returned for quiz night. It was great that the staff ensured we had something to do each night and took us out in Kings Cross for a great $12 steak at a local pub The Sugarmill. We stuck around after dinner as the meal was was followed by pub quiz night which we almost won, so very close. The crew then asked who wanted to return to the hostel and who wanted to kick on and experience partying in Kings Cross and took us for several rounds of karaoke at O'Malley's Hotel. This included many terrible songs, some rock anthems and one or two rounds of shots. It's always a shame when you leave something in your room and when I got home I discovered this and emailed the hostel asap and Effie was kind enough to find the items I left in the locker in my room. They were also able to store them for a week until my friend could collect them. I can't say enough nice things about the location and the staff, they certainly deserve your consideration if you are thinking of staying in the Cross.
509 Pitt Street Opposite Central RailwayAwesome 85%
Sam I Am This is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed in so can't say much besides positive things about it! It's right next to Central Station which can be a great location if you are moving around the city a lot (buses around the corner to Coogee/Bondi Junction, not far to Glebe or Chinatown or even the CBD and the Harbour). If you are after the beach, then pick a hostel in Manly/Bondi or Coogee though. Back to the hostel. It is slightly pricey, but very modern and secure and compared with other properties around there (YHA Central is around the corner) and the quality of the place not over-priced. Would recommend it to friends and family. If you plan on staying in Sydney for a long time it's a great place to start out but the price will become a burden quickly after you've gotten more familiar with the city and other options.
fucchy *Friendly and helpful staff *Accessible from the central station and easy to go anywhere (George street, Hyde park etc.) *Free breakfast *Comfortable bed *Well cleaned I would like to use this hostel again when I go to Sydney.
whenrnjs It's very nice place to stay. Good location to take subway and near supermarket. I met very kind staff. good security. very clean room and bothroom. and most of all, very resonable price!! What I want to say is "it's awesome!!!" =)
petchy111 The hostel staff were very friendly and helpful with our stay and with additional information about the area. The room was clean and comfortable but it did not have air conditioning which made the room a little hot. The kitchen and eating area were nice and there was a good atmosphere. I would recommend it as a place to stay in Sydney.
27 Orwell Street Kings CrossGreat 83%
grant124 Great people, great location. Bit of a dive but good value. If you're just looking for a quiet place to sleep with minimal comforts with minimal cost and steps to the beach, this is it.
79 Bayswater Road, Kings CrossGreat 80%
the p0ps great location! very very bad security we had extra people in our room all the time sleeping on the floor coming and going as they pleased as no-one checked when they entered the building. not very sociable need large benches for everyone to sit at to help socialise. Esp the bar.
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