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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
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  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Asylum Sydney Backpackers Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Enjoy perfect harbour fireworks views with heat/cool A/C and TV in selected rooms, fridges, bedside power outlets, and maximum of 6 people in all dorms! Facilities include free high-speed fibre optic Wi-Fi, Netflix/Sports TV, BBQ/hangout area & jukebox! Ensuite dorms are also available. In the heart of Sydney in Kings Cross, we're a small art hostel just 30 min walk from the Opera House and the Botanic Gardens and two minutes from Kings Cross Station. Asylum is perfectly situated just on the outskirts of Kings Cross, a short distance from great night life, but far enough to not be too noisy.

We have friendly staff and 2 very friendly canines who will greet you on arrival and provide you with all the help you need to ensure you have a wonderful time here in Sydney! View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.5

  • Security 9.2

  • Location 9.2

  • Staff 9.5

  • Atmosphere 8.2

  • Cleanliness 7.8

  • Facilities 7.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    27 Jun 2019
    I had an amazing stay. Staff were so friendly and nice. Amazing location, clean rooms and bathrooms, lovely community feel. I will definitely be back if I ever find myself back in Sydney. :)
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    03 Jun 2019
    A LOVELY hostel! I highly recommend it. The staff is super friendly. Everybody is very close to each other. Plus the dogs are very heart- melting. I love it.
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    03 Jun 2019
    Awesome hostel. Super clean and friendly staff. Joe is super awesome ;)
    Taiwan China, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    10 Jun 2019
    Had such a pleasant stay. The staff is really flexible and nice.
    Norway, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1


    11 Jun 2019
    An awesome and welcoming staff, a great bedroom and some really friendly and young people to go out with : what more is there to ask ?
    France, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    20 Jul 2019
    Really good stay last weekend here. Even got upgraded to a private room for no reason- thanks
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    03 Jun 2019
    Had a great stay. Met some really friendly people and is perfect for a solo traveller. Good facilities - nice shower and toilet. Would recommend
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    18 Jun 2019
    Staff were amazing and helpful, and it feels like a very welcoming atmosphere. Facilities and beds are pretty average but clean. Kitchen is small but fridges in rooms help that problem a bit. Can get a bit noisy and the smell of cigarettes can waft up the stairs sometimes. Location is great and right next to King’s Cross station.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    03 Jun 2019
    Nice, big rooms and good bathrooms. The kitchen is way too small though and there are not enough bathrooms. Also the only actual common area and places to sit are outside so when it’s raining you’re stuck in front of the TV or in your room. Staff was great though and the dogs are so cute!
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 6.0


    09 Jul 2019
    The hostel is really close to Kings Cross Station so getting our heavy bags there. It’s like a massive student house. It felt like more of a working hostel rather than travelling hostel which is fine. Walking in first impressions not so great, especially the kitchen and communal areas but my room (all female) and bathrooms were pleasantly and surprisingly clean. Also you get with a $50 deposit which I really don’t think is worth given the state of the hostel. Got it back after the stay.
    England, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi