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Sydney Central Hostel - Sydney, New South Wales

  • Self-rated

428 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales Australia (Backpackers) Show map

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Are you sick of poor quality hostel accommodation? Looking for somewhere a little nicer to stay? Then stay with us!

Sydney Central Hostel is Sydney's newest budget accommodation truly in the centre of the City. We are a class above regular backpacker hostels providing clean, comfortable accommodation without the price of a hotel. Formerly known as the Chamberlain Hotel, our beautiful heritage building used to be home to actors and performers playing at the Capitol Theatre. We can also assist you with hotel accommodation for Avenue Q on at Theatre Royal just a short walk away.

We have the BEST location for any traveller because everything you need is just seconds away! Surrounded by the coolest bars, clubs, restaurants and cafes in Sydney every night will be a new and awesome experience.

We are in walking distance to:
- China Town (4 mins)
- Darling Harbour (10 mins)
- Capitol Theatre (1 min)
- Central Coach Terminal (4 mins)
- Opera House (25 mins)
- Sydney Aquarium & Wildlife World (10 mins)
- Sydney Tower (7 mins).

Sydney Central Hostel offers a variety of dorms/doubles/triples/singles to suit your needs. Our newly refurbished rooms are furnished with a TV and fridge while our squeaky clean bathrooms are shared. There are laundry facilities, common kitchen and common room to make your stay convenient and enjoyable.

When it's time to relax, just pop downstairs and enjoy a drink at the bar. There are promotions on offer every night of the week like free massages, free manicures and cheap meals and drinks so there's no time to be bored! So come and stay at the best location Sydney has to offer and don't regret paying for that smelly old room!

**Stay 3 nights or more for a FREE airport pick up!**

*If you're looking for accommodation during Wicked The Musical playing at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney we have the perfect location for you! We are less than 100 metres from the theatre!*

Children: 17 and under

Room Type
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14 Days
Sydney Central Hostel 428 Pitt Street, Sydney (Backpackers) Show map

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Reception Information:

Check-in available from 8am to 11pm. If you are arriving outside these hours please notify us. There is a AUD20.00 refundable key deposit payable on check-in and rent must be paid in advance.

Car Parking:

Secure parking lots available in walking distance (charged).

Things to do:

We are in walking distance to:
- China Town (4 mins)
- Darling Harbour (10 mins)
- Capitol Theatre (1 min)
- Central Coach Terminal (4 mins)
- Opera House (25 mins)
- Sydney Aquarium & Wildlife World (10 mins)
- Sydney Tower (7 mins)

Getting There:

From the airport: call us and we will arrange a driver to pick you up. The shuttle bus is available from 8am to 7pm. If you stay 3 nights or more the pick up is FREE!

Driving from the Airport: Head south on Departure Dr, continue on Cooks River Ave, turn left to stay on Cooks River Ave, continue on Marsh St, slight left to merge onto South Western Mwy, merge onto General Holmes Dr, slight left at Eastern Dstr, exit onto South Dowling St, turn left at Cleveland St, turn right at Crown St, turn left at Foveaux St, turn right at Elizabeth St, turn left at Campbell St, turn right at Pitt St.

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  • Central Light Rail Station: 0.2km
  • Sydney Central Railway Station: 0.2km
  • Capitol Square Light Rail Station: 0.2km
  • Paddy's Market: 0.4km
  • World Square Monorail Station: 0.4km
  • Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station: 0.5km
  • Chinatown (Sydney): 0.5km
  • Museum Station: 0.5km
  • Paddy's Markets Monorail Station: 0.6km
  • Sydney Entertainment Centre: 0.6km
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship: 0.6km
  • Chinatown Monorail Station: 0.6km
  • ANZAC War Memorial: 0.6km
  • University of Technology: 0.7km
  • Powerhouse Museum: 0.8km
  • Australian Museum: 0.8km
  • Galleries Victoria Monorail Station: 0.9km
  • Exhibition Light Rail Station: 1.0km
  • East Sydney: 1.0km
  • IMAX Sydney: 1.0km
  • Queen Victoria Building: 1.0km
  • Westfield Shopping Centre: 1.0km
  • Sydney Jewish Museum: 1.1km
  • Sydney Convention Centre: 1.1km
  • Sydney Tower: 1.1km
  • Centerpoint (AMP) Tower: 1.1km
  • Convention Light Rail Station: 1.2km
  • Darling Park Monorail Station: 1.2km
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 1.2km
  • Sydney CBD: 1.2km
  • St. James Station: 1.2km
  • Wildlife Sydney: 1.3km
  • St. James Church: 1.3km
  • Hyde Park Barracks Museum: 1.3km
  • Pitt Street Mall: 1.3km
  • Darling Harbour: 1.4km
  • Harborside Monorail Station: 1.4km
  • Sydney Aquarium: 1.4km
  • Martin Place Station: 1.4km
  • City Centre Sydney: 1.4km
  • Redfern Station: 1.5km
  • Sydney Redfern Railway Station: 1.5km
  • Wentworth Park Light Rail Station: 1.5km
  • Kings Cross Station: 1.5km
  • Pyrmont Bay Light Rail Station: 1.5km
  • Australia National Maritime Museum: 1.6km
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1.6km
  • Sydney Parliament House: 1.6km
  • State Library of New South Wales: 1.6km
  • Wynyard Station: 1.7km
  • Oxford Street: 1.8km
  • Kings Cross: 1.8km
  • Potts Point : 1.8km
  • Fish Market Light Rail Station: 1.8km
  • Downtown Business District: 1.8km
  • Sydney Town Hall: 1.8km
  • Paddington: 1.9km
  • Glebe Light Rail Station: 1.9km
  • Star City Light Rail Station: 1.9km
  • Museum of Sydney: 1.9km
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (Sydney): 2.0km
  • Moore Park Golf Course: 2.1km
  • Elizabeth Bay House: 2.1km
  • John Street Square Light Rail Station: 2.1km
  • Customs House: 2.1km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA): 2.2km
  • Government House: 2.3km
  • University of Sydney: 2.4km
  • Done Sydney Observatory : 2.4km
  • The Rocks: 2.4km
  • Circular Quay: 2.4km
  • Sydney Opera House: 2.5km
  • Edgecliff Station: 2.6km
  • Fitzroy Gardens: 2.6km
  • Sydney Observatory: 2.6km
  • Open Air Cinema: 2.6km
  • Sydney Macdonaldtown Railway Station: 2.8km
  • Jubilee Park Light Rail Station: 2.8km
  • Green Square Station: 2.9km
  • Sydney Erskineville Railway Station: 3.0km
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge: 3.2km
  • Sydney Newtown Railway Station: 3.3km
  • Fort Denison : 3.3km
  • Rozelle Bay Light Rail Station: 3.4km
  • Luna Park (Sydney): 3.5km
  • Sydney St Peters Railway Station: 3.9km
  • Bondi Junction Station: 3.9km
  • Sydney Milsons Point Railway Station: 3.9km
  • Lilyfield Light Rail Station: 4.1km
  • Lilyfield Station: 4.1km
  • Sydney Stanmore Railway Station: 4.4km
  • Sydney North Sydney Railway Station: 4.4km
  • Sydney Waverton Railway Station: 4.9km
  • Mascot Station: 5.1km
  • Sydney Petersham Railway Station: 5.1km
  • Sydney Rose Bay Seaplane Base (RSE): 5.1km
  • Taronga Zoo: 5.4km
  • Sydney Sydenham Railway Station: 5.5km
  • Sydney Wollstonecraft Railway Station: 5.5km

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