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Blue Parrot Backpackers

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Recommended by TripAdvisor and Lonely Planet

Popular with Solo Travellers this award-winning small hostel (only 50 beds) is a cozy family run hostel known for it’s warm hospitality, friendly social atmosphere and ease of meeting other travellers!

Sisters Effie and Sasha who own the Blue Parrot are here to make you feel at home and give you local tips so you can experience the authentic Sydney lifestyle!

Located In the cool & stylish Potts Point neighbourhood of Sydney City offering vibrant nightlife, trendy cafes, restaurants and close to all of Sydney’s attractions.

A 7-minute walk to Kings Cross train station and a 25-minute walk to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

Blue Parrot offers free high-speed Wi-Fi internet, a secure key card system, personal lockers, lounge area with fireplace, garden courtyard with hammocks, BBQ facilities and a travel desk to help you organise exciting day trips!

AGE RESTRICTION: Adults only 18-35 years old in dormitory rooms.
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Mon 21 Aug 2017 - Thu 24 Aug 2017 Change

Room Summary

Mon 21st August 2017 - Thu 24th August 2017

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  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
  • Security Lockers
  • Key Card Access
  • Common Room
  • Bicycle Parking
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Hot Showers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Cable TV
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Jobs Board
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Not Included
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Housekeeping
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • PlayStation
  • Wii
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2011 3rd, Continent Winners Oceania
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  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Things to Note

RECEPTION HOURS: 09:00 - 20:30 Check-in time 12:30 Check-out time 10:00 .

EARLY ARRIVALS: Reception opens from 9AM so we can store your luggage safely in our storage room until we can check you into the room at 12:30 PM. You can hang out in the hostel until then or if you like you can go exploring the area.

LATE ARRIVALS: If you arrive after 20:30 our reception will be closed. To check-in please contact us directly, the number will be in your confirmation email. The last check-in is 22:00. If you arrive between 22:00 and 24:00 hours a $20 late fee applies. Please note that you cannot check in after midnight

6 times Certificate of Excellence 2017, 2016,15,14,13,12 (
3 times Featured Hostel 2016, ’15, '14 (
4 times Guest Review Award winner 2017, 2016, ’15, ‘14 (
3 times winner of Best Atmosphere 2014, ’11, ‘10 (
4 times winner of Best Staff Award 2013, ’12, ‘11,'10 (

SPECIAL EVENT BOOKINGS: New Year's Eve 2017/18
Minimum stay 10 nights from 23 Dec - 02 Jan
Bookings will be charged in full on the credit card provided on 1st December. 
This is a non-refundable and non-transferable booking. Credit cards incur a 3% surcharge

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

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

Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Nice staff, nice people. Room was clean, and I got a free upgrade to a 10-person room with a shared bathroom. The location isn't ideal - there are a lot of strip clubs/adult video stores on the street, but I felt safe the whole time (and I was doing solo travel as a female). "

- Anonymous
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