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Asylum Sydney

201-203 Brougham St, Kings Cross, Sydney, Australia

80%Rating

  • 80%Value For Money
  • 81%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 69%Cleanliness
  • 75%Facilities

Property Information:

Welcome to The Asylum...where we have the cleanest toilets in Oz.

This is truly a family-like hostel where you are treated as a part of family. You’re never alone here; we help you to make friends.

Join us for your friendly welcome to Australia! We’re located in the heart of Sydney in Kings Cross. Asylum is an art hostel set within walking distance to the CBD, the Opera House and the Botanic Gardens and two minutes from Kings Cross Station.

We’re perfectly situated just on outskirts of Kings Cross, short distance from all nightlife.

Ours is a small hostel, perfect for lone travellers who want to meet people and have a wonderful time. We try our best to ensure everyone has the best travelling experience

We have friendly staff who will greet you on arrival and provide you with all help you need to ensure you have a wonderful time here in Sydney. We provide nightly entertainment, such as visits the best local bars (with free entry and free drink). One of our staff is also a professional magician, so prepared to be amazed.

Come join our legendary Mad Monday Party and get to know people from all over the world! It’s the best pub crawl in the Cross! It costs just $15 and includes a full dinner, t-shirt, different venues and an awesome night out!

We provide free broadband ADSL internet 24/7. Wi-Fi is also available for $3 per day.

Rooms are cleaned daily and include clean, fresh linen and free continental breakfast. There’s also fans in all rooms and 24hr hot showers.

You’re welcome to use our large self-catering commercial kitchen which includes fridges, a microwave and a toaster.

Our common room is open 24hrs and features a large plasma-screen TV, DVDs, a book exchange and more. You can also chill out at the tables and chairs in our courtyard and BBQ area, open 7am to 10pm.

Coin-operated laundry facilities are available for $3 per wash and $3 per dry.

Security is a high priority for us so we have cameras and two security doors. We also offer luggage storage.

Check out our free maps, flyers and vouchers for local attractions.

Asylum also has an active employment notice board and can assist travellers seeking to work in Australia, from the fruit-picking industry to a broad range of city job opportunities working with various recruitment agencies like In Front staffing (construction/labour employment). We have a strong network of support in all major industries.

We can book all your tours, promising the lowest prices and best advice so you can have the time of your life. We know Cairns and tropical North Queensland as well, so get your introduction to the East Coast with us. Our price guarantee to you is that we will refund the price difference plus 10% if you find a lower price elsewhere for the same tour.

We can organise tickets and excursions to Sydney Harbour Bridge (and Sydney Harbour Bridge climbing), the 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, the ferry From Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour To Manly, Hunter Valley, Blue Mountains, the Party Bus and Party Cruise.

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  • Latest Review

    Welcome to the Asylum!! When you book, you are warned... take it seriously! I was looking for a hostel where i would meet lots of cool people, go out and party and general have a mental time. I could not have wished for a better place. I've met people and read reviews who complained that the place is dingy, or that the carpets were threadbare... they obviously came to the wrong place. This is an all night drinks and parties kinda hostel. I loved my stay, would go back in a heartbeat
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      Anonymous, England, Male, 25-30
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Things to Note

Asylum Sydney does not provide refunds but you can move your booking to another date to use as credit in the future or to transfer to your friend. Bedroom configurations may also change from time to time to cope with demand, though hostel guests will never be expected to pay more than what they have booked for. Last-minute standby rates up to 70% off - regular room rates apply after. Reception opening hours: 7am-10pm. Please be advised that if you are checking in outside these hours that you should contact the hostel prior to arrival. Check-out time is 10am. SPECIAL CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR BOOKING CONDITIONS Asylum Sydney will charge your credit card the full amount of your stay for 10 nights on 1st December before your stay. As this is the busiest period, there will be no refund or cancellation allowed after this date for your Christmas and New Year bookings.





Asylum Sydney Located at 201-203 Brougham St, Kings Cross, Sydney.
Asylum Sydney
Australia
Sydney New South Wales 2011 201-203 Brougham St, Kings Cross
80% 698
-33.8745844 151.2212491
Asylum Sydney
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