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The Downing Hostel

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness

Property Description

Welcome to our cheerful hostel in the heart of Sydney!

You will like
- Being within walking distance to Sydney’s main attractions
- Having main public transportation nearby: Museum, Town Hall, Central
- Being surrounded by cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs
- Eating a filling meal for $10 at the bistro downstairs
- Using our free laundry and ironing facilities
- Browsing the Internet with the Free WIFI
- FREE use of our facilities on the day you check out
- Being 17 minutes away from the airport
- Cooking in our kitchen open 24/7
- Meeting our lovely staff

Please note that our happy guests can be loud at times, as well as the street since we’re located right in the city center!

If you’re considering staying with us then please read our policy below :)
We are looking forward to welcoming you to our little piece of Sydney and will do our best so that you enjoy your stay!


The Downing Hostel Family

**PLEASE NOTE** The Reception is open from 8am to 10pm, check in is from 1pm. We are strictly over 18s and a passport is required. The hostel is on the second and third floor above a bar and we do not have elevators, please bear this in mind when booking. Thank You.
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Fri 23 Mar 2018 - Mon 26 Mar 2018 Change
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Room Summary

Fri 23rd March 2018 - Mon 26th March 2018

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  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Hot Showers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Utensils
  • Dryer
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • ATM
  • Housekeeping
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Non Smoking

Things to Note

We are an 18+ only hostel. All guests must present either a passport, drivers license or national ID card on check-in. For the New Year's period ALL bookings are to be paid at time of booking. Declined cards will result in cancellation. ALL bookings are Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable.

All bookings made between 26 December 2018 - 4 January 2019 are 8 day minimum stay all bookings will be charged in FULL on 1 December 2018.
Failure for full payment on 1 December can/will result in cancellation. please book carefully. Travel insurance always recommended

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

" Great location and that's about it. Very few and small bathrooms. No common area. Small bedrooms. Most people seem to be working in Sydney. "

- Anonymous
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