Quiet, Safe, and Affordable Hostels in Sydney, Australia

Quiet, Safe, and Affordable Hostels in Sydney, Australia
Sydney is the largest and oldest city in Australia. It's a very cosmopolitan city and for many visitors it is likely to be their point of entry and exit to the country. Sydney is a very beautiful city with a lot to offer travelers. It's rich in history, nature, culture, and art. It's also got miles of coastline and impressive sandy beaches. The city is also a haven for backpackers who are just beginning there trip to Australia.

There is no shortage of hostels in Sydney. Many offer a variety of social activities and some are more party oriented than others. If you're looking for a more laid back setting at an affordable price, then the hostels below are great options.
How much do hostels in Sydney cost?

You can find our comprehensive analysis of all hostel prices in Sydney here. We've found the average prices of dorms and private rooms, as well as the typical prices of hostels with various amenities, too.



A good hostel for solo travellers, female travellers, and couples.

Dorm Bed from $23.36
Private Room from $27.32
Overall Rating: 79%
20 City Rd, Sydney
Mad Monkey Backpackers on Broadway is another affordable and comfortable place to stay in Sydney. It's just a short walk from Central Station and it has a modern decor, air conditioned rooms, and updated bathrooms. The hostel also offers free wi-fi, a free continental breakfast, and a variety of organized events. This is a fun hostel to stay at where it's easy to meet other travelers, but it also offers a good retreat if you want to enjoy a full nights sleep. The staff are friendly and helpful and they are respectful of all of the guests.

The hostel is conveniently located near many parks, restaurants, tourist attractions, and great nightlife areas. The Broadway shopping centre is also just a short walk away. This is a safe and comfortable place to stay. Guests are given large security lockers for their belongings but you must bring your own lock. There are both private rooms and dorms available. Private rooms include twins and doubles with shared bathrooms. Dorms sleep four, six, or eight people. Both female only and mixed rooms are available.


Dorm Bed from $39.62
Private Room from $47.81
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 92%
24-28 Raglan Street Manly, Sydney
You'll love this hostel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service, a bar, bicycle hire, a common room, a games room, and board games. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, key card access, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $34.70
Private Room from $28.55
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 91%
110 Cumberland St, The Rocks, Sydney
This terrific hostel offers friendly service, a bar, and a common room. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a cafe and self-catering facilities. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, key card access, internet access, air conditioning, housekeeping, and a mini-supermarket are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $30.74
Private Room from $34.15
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 88%
50 Sir John Young Crescent Woolloomooloo, Sydney
The Pacific House is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service, bicycle hire, a common room, board games, and cable tv. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $27.60
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 88%
141 William Street Darlinghurst, Sydney
You'll love this hostel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, luggage storage, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $24.59
Private Room from $34.15
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 82%
243-247 Cleveland Street, Sydney
This terrific hostel offers friendly service, a common room, a games room, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's self-catering facilities and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $26.64
Private Room from $32.79
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 77%
417 Pitt Street, Sydney
This terrific hostel offers friendly service, a common room, and a games room. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's self-catering facilities and a microwave. Laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, key card access, towels included, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $25.08
Private Room from $36.88
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 75%
790 George Street, Sydney, Sydney
This terrific hostel offers friendly service, a common room, a games room, and board games. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, key card access, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.
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