Skip to main content
Beginning of main content

"Great price free food perfect location.good shower. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 18 Feb 2020

Enter dates to see availability

Hotel Description

Maze Backpackers puts you in the heart of Sydney, within steps of popular attractions like Capitol Theatre and World Square Shopping Centre.

You can enjoy WiFi and ceiling fans, featured in all 200 rooms. Bathrooms are shared.

For a drink, you can stop by the hostel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of airport pick-up service.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this Sydney Central Business District hostel include Paddy's Market and Sydney Town Hall.

4 Share Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Maze Backpackers ratings based on 138 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 2.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Maze Backpackers

Everyone (116) Couples (13) Students (1) Family (4)
5 out of 5
Great price free food perfect location.good shower.

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

19 Feb. 2020 by Team Maze :)

Thank you for the wonderful review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Maze. Look forward to seeing you again in the future.

4 out of 5
Property is huge with so many rooms. Free hot dogs on Monday was a great bonus!

Posted by , from Vancouver Island, Canada on 17 Feb. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

19 Feb. 2020 by Team Maze :)

Thank you for your review, we are happy you enjoyed the free food. Hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5
Its a backpacker so you know its going to be a little average in overall cleanliness but for the price... 60 it was for 2.people in private room. cant beat that. eaay check in and check out. no hassles. perfect for a night out where you are hardly there anyway

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

10 Feb. 2020 by Team Maze

Thank you for rating our property. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon. Happy Travels...

3 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Jan. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

23 Jan. 2020 by Team Maze :)

Thank you for the rating. Happy Travels.

4 out of 5
Single rooms were clean. Bathrooms were maintained regularly. was good basic budget accommodation

Posted by on 24 Nov. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

3 Dec. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your positive review! Hope to see you again in the future. Happy Travels... Team Maze :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Nov. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

3 Dec. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for amazing rating :) Happy Travels... Team Maze!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Nov. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

3 Dec. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for this amazing rating :) Happy Travels... Team Maze!

4 out of 5
The toilet wrre very dirty the people made it that way but should have a very very early cleaning

Posted by on 17 Sep. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

23 Sep. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for leaving a review we value your feedback and will take it in to consideration. Happy Travels... Team Maze :)

3 out of 5
Okay , customer service, was good, but room is small

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

31 Jul. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for taking the time to review Maze, we appreciate all feedback. Happy Travels... Team Maze :)

4 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Jun. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

25 Jul. 2019 by Manager

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate the rating. Happy travels... Team Maze :)

Property Features

Maze Backpackers offers its guests a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and laundry facilities. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel at scheduled times is available for a fee. This Sydney hostel is smoke free.

  • 200 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1800
  • Bar or lounge
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) (15.4 km / 9.5 mi)
  • Train station: Sydney Central Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Metro station: Capitol Square Light Rail Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport pick-up

Room Amenities

Maze Backpackers offers 200 accommodations with ceiling fans. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Communal kitchen access
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Ceiling fan

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 6 AM to 6 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

“Customers may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.”

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport transportation is offered at scheduled times from 6 AM to 6 PM. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 18 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Debit cards
  • Caters to adults only
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Gap period enforced between guests' stays 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 20 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 14 per person
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Maze Backpackers
  • Maze Backpackers Haymarket
  • Maze Backpackers Hostel Haymarket
  • Maze Backpackers Hostel
  • Maze Backpackers Haymarket
  • Maze Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Maze Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Haymarket

You should know

  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 18 years old aren't allowed.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
url importing http://www.wotif.com/Sydney-Hotels-Maze-Backpackers.h1532887-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
There was an error importing /Sydney-Hotels-Maze-Backpackers.h1532887-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&, error: javax.servlet.jsp.JspTagException: 301 http://www.wotif.com/Sydney-Hotels-Maze-Backpackers.h1532887-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.