Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • 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.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • 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.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

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.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

The only budget accommodation in the heart of Sydney's historic Rocks precinct, this hostel boasts awesome views across Sydney Harbour.

Built above archaeological remnants of colonial Sydney, this YHA combines state-of-the-art facilities with a unique heritage experience of Sydney.

As well as a large self-catering kitchen, spacious communal areas, on-site grocery store, coffee bar and large rooftop terrace, all rooms are en suite and have air-conditioning. Enjoy free, fast Wi-Fi throughout the hostel.

Don't miss the extensive beer list next door at The Australian Heritage Hotel. Daily activities and a tour desk will help you get the most out of your Sydney experience!

Check-in from 2pm. Check-out at 10am.

A valid passport or valid Australian Driving Licence or Australian Proof of Age card is require when you check in. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.8

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 8.4

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 9.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    10 Apr 2019
    Fabulous place. Great location. Friendly people. Already advising others to stay here.
    Scotland, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    13 Mar 2019
    amazing place and amazing people! Stayed there in 2011 and could not wait to get back. Was not disappointed.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    09 Mar 2019
    Fantastic clean hostel with a beautiful view of the Opera house and bridge! The bathrooms were great and the beds were reasonably comfortable. The location was incredible, the rocks is such a nice area. Would highly recommend this hostel 😌
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    30 Mar 2019
    Had a great stay. The hostel is in a great location near most hot spots and transit. The rooms are nice and well appointed. The roof top deck is fantastic.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 9.4


    07 May 2019
    Nice and clean accommadation with an ideal location as it is a short walking distance from the harbour.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    08 May 2019
    The view from the rooftop is great!
    Denmark, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    23 Apr 2019
    the view from the patio is a view you’d pay hundreds of dollars for at a regular hotel, amazing view of the harbour bridge and the opera house, absolutely stunning. Rooms are very clean with large lockers which even include an outlet, light and outlet at every bed as well. Stayed in a 6 bed dorm and it was great. Only thing I disliked was the atmosphere, not a great place to meet people. If you are looking for a hostel with a great location and clean amenities this hostel is perfect.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    30 Apr 2019
    Great views, good facilities, helpful staff.
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 Mar 2019
    The view is amazing, staff is nice and helpful, facilities are good but the atmosphere in the hostel is very bad. Don't expect to meet anyone. There were a lot of highscholers on their trips etc. Would recommend for people looking for peaceful stay but not for backpackers looking for adventure.
    Slovenia, Female, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    09 Apr 2019
    I liked it, would recommend for a short stay, maybe one night. I’m all for a chill relaxed vibe but I thought the atmosphere was pretty boring and so many young kids and families. The WiFi did not work for me at all which was really annoying.
    USA, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cots Available
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Foosball
  • Games Room
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wii


  • 2011

    1st, Continent Winners Oceania

  • 2011

    1st, Country Winners Australia


  • 2013

    Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

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