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The Maze Backpackers

417 Pitt Street, Sydney, Australia


  • 66%Value For Money
  • 75%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 77%Staff
  • 71%Atmosphere
  • 59%Cleanliness
  • 64%Facilities

Property Information:

New internet charges $4 for 24-hours, $12 for 7 days.

Free Airport shuttle from the Airport to Maze between 6am -7pm daily (minimum 3 night stay) Do not PAY ANYONE!

If staying less than 3 nights, please pay the driver.

The company is called 'Sydney Shuttle'., No need to book, just turn up to the Meeting Point at Terminal 1. At Domestic Terminal 2, wait at Baggage Carousel 4.

There's free linen, free weekly activities and free nightly activities with heaps of free drinks and special offers.

Please note that there are NO en-suite bathrooms; all bathroom facilities are communal.

The Maze is the best value for money largest backpacker hostels, located in a unique, heritage-listed building right in the heart of the city.

Everything you're looking for in your visit to Sydney is within walking distance from us, with the Harbour Bridge and the Opera house only a 15-minute walk away. And we're that close to all other wonderful sights Sydney has to offer.

Looking for a good night out? We know where to go!

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  • Latest Review

    We arrived at the Maze, late at night having travelled all day by train, to be told that The MAZE was adults only and so we could not stay there. Thus we forfeited our deposit to hostel world and had to find someone else to stay at 11pm Friday night in Sydney with an 11 year old child. Thus I have no idea about the MAZE but I am very disappointed that HOSTELWORLD was not more specific about age regulations at their accomodation.
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      Anonymous, Australia, Female, 41+
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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free Airport Transfer
  • Free City Maps
  • Games Room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Pool Table
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine


  • Age Restriction
  • Non Smoking

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, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Cancellations that occur with less than 24 hours� notice, will be charged the first night of booking. Any bookings that are not cancelled and do not show up, will be charged the first night of booking as a �no show�, which in addition will automatically cancel the remainder of the booking All credit card transaction will incur a 2.5% surcharge. There is a strict no-refund policy for in-house guests (guest already checked in). A $20 key deposit is required from every guest and will be refunded to you upon check-out. You must present valid photo ID (passport or driver license) to be able to check in. Failure to present valid documents will result in denied check-in with no refund. Please note: if booking more than one person into a dorm room we cannot guarantee you will be in the same room. We�ll try our best! New Year�s & Christmas Reservations: Reservations are to be secured by prepayment or guaranteed by credit card. All reservations booked by credit card will be charged in full between 1st November and 30th November 2013. Credit cards which decline will have their reservations cancelled. There is a 10-day minimum stay over the Christmas/New Year�s period if arriving between the 23nd December 2013 and the 6th January 2014. No changes will be accepted for Christmas & New Year�s bookings after the 1st November. Cancellations after the 1st November 2013 (and before arrival date) will incur a penalty equal to that of your accommodation. No refunds will be given. Other bookings Cancellations that occur with less than 7 days� notice during Peak Periods will incur a fee of 50% of the total booking. (See above for Christmas and New Year�s Terms & Conditions) Peak Period includes: Australia Day, Mardi Gras, Easter, Christmas and New Year�s

The Maze Backpackers Located at 417 Pitt Street, , Sydney.
The Maze Backpackers
Sydney New South Wales 2000 417 Pitt Street
71% 1197
-33.8786596 151.2070924
The Maze Backpackers
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