This hostel is committed to following WHO and local government guidelines for Covid-19 sanitation. This includes increased cleaning routines, better hygiene measures and social distancing when required.
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Secret Garden Backpackers Sydney

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Very Good
731 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Secret Garden Backpackers is a clean, affordable and popular hostel located just a few minutes walk from Sydney's Central Railway Station and Bus Terminal. We are the perfect hostel to accommodate you during your stay in Sydney

We offer free WiFi. All rooms feature large individual lockers, private power sockets, comfortable beds and fresh linen.

We are located opposite Prince Alfred Park, and only a few minutes from all of Sydney's major attractions including the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Guest will be able to check-in during Front Desk opening hours from 14.00 to 22.00, after reception trading hours the night manager on duty will check guests in until 2am, please call the number displayed on the front entrance.

Only accept guests over 18 years-35 years old presenting a valid ID or passport
* $20 Key deposit upon checking in
* No outside Guests allowed
* 1.5% surcharge on all card payments (No Amex accepted)

**Please note that all bookings have a 3 night minimum stay during the dates of December 30th, 31st, and January 1st and bookings during this period are non refundable**

Reviews & Ratings

Very Good
731 Total Reviews
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  • Location
  • Staff
  • Atmosphere
  • Cleanliness
  • Value for Money
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Latest Reviews

Sep 07, 2023
very good and new experiment.
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Female, 18-24
Aug 29, 2023
Staff were horrible and rude, they don’t say good morning or make any conversation to English speaking guests as they’re Spanish. The room I stayed in was a ‘free upgrade’, and smelt like someone had died in it. I was pleasantly surprised I didn’t suffocate in my sleep, with the fresh scent of BO polluting my airways. The beds were squeaky, and so loud you need ear defenders for people climbing on the top bunk. The ‘cleaners’ abruptly open doors and do house keeping stupidly early, so make sure you’re not s
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Female, 25-30
Aug 25, 2023
Nice place! I would recommend it!!
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Male, 25-30


  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free City Maps
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • BBQ
    • Adaptors
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Cooker
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Cable TV
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Jobs Board
    • Hair Dryers For Hire
    • Hair Dryers
    • Ceiling fan
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Microwave
    • Card Phones
    • Washing Machine
    • Flexible NRR
    • Covid-19 safe
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Luggage Storage
    • Housekeeping
    • Late check-out
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Vending Machines
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • DVD's
    • Games Room
    • Wi-Fi