61.0% Based on 94 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Sydney Star Backpackers puts you in the heart of East Sydney, connected to the convention centre and within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Crown Street and Hyde Park. Highlights at this hostel include free breakfast and a rooftop terrace.

You can enjoy free WiFi, safes, and irons/ironing boards, featured in all 20 shared rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges, microwaves and hobs.

This business-friendly hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a computer station and barbecues. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a picnic area and dry cleaning/laundry services.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this East Sydney hostel include Australian Museum and Art Gallery of New South Wales.

1 Single Bed in 4 Bed Shared Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

1 Single Bed in 4 Bed Shared Female Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

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Property Features

Free breakfast is served. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A rooftop terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and a BBQ are also featured at the business-friendly Sydney Star Backpackers. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this East Sydney hostel.

  • 1 building
  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Computer for guest use
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) (11.2 km / 7 mi)
  • Train station: Sydney Central Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Metro station: Kings Cross Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Sydney Star Backpackers offers 20 forms of shared accommodation with a safe and shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Communal kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Iron and ironing board

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free breakfast.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 9 PM will receive an email with special check-in instructions prior to their arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Towels are not provided, but are available for a surcharge. For more information, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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 are 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 rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 10.00 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

Hotel Names

  • Sydney Star Backpackers Hostel Woolloomooloo
  • Sydney Star Backpackers Woolloomooloo
  • Sydney Star Backpackers

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Children 18 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.