AUD 25 per night
AUD 25 per night
Sydney Backpackers, Sydney, Australia

Sydney Backpackers

Sydney, Australia - 7 Wilmot Street

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  • Very safe and secure
  • Impressive service
  • One of the better locations
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Description - Hostel

Sydney Backpackers is well known from individuals and groups visiting Sydney domestically and internationally and given lots of good feedbacks and complimentary for our good services. We proudly say that we specialize in group bookings as we have know-how of handling groups and have rooms to accommodate a group of up to 150 people or more.

We are in the walking distance to everywhere in Sydney for sightseeing (Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour and heaps more attractions) and everything you need (shopping centers, supermarkets, cinema, restaurants, transport). This is the best quiet location that you could ever image if you think of staying in a budget accommodation right in the middle of the city. Sydney Backpackers is 1 of 5 hostels in Sydney capable in catering major groups and classified 3. 5 stars by AAA Tourism. We are also awarded ‘WINNER OF 2006 CITY OF SYDNEY BUSINESS AWARDS’ for an outstanding backpacker in year 2006 and nominated as a finalist in 2010 and 2012.

Building & Facilities

Private Rooms/Dorms to suit 2 to 16 people (20sqm to 65sqm with 3. 5-meter ceilings)
Free internet access (Wireless)
Building under constant 24hr video surveillance
Central air conditioning and heater
Fridge, Digital TV, DVD player (Single room, Twin/2 bed, 4 bed, 6 bed)
Individual security lockers with padlocks
Fresh laundered & Sanitized white linen and blankets
Electronic key to access your room and the building
Common room
Self-catering Kitchen fully furnished
Shared shower booths and toilets
Coin Operated Laundry
Handicapped facilities
BBQ facility at the rooftop
Great view of the city (240 square meter rooftop terrace)
24-hour video surveillance for the entire building and fire exits.

Building Location:
Probably the best location in Sydney City.
The premises are located in the centre of the City in a very safe and clean area. We are located 150 metres from Sydney Town Hall. We are 30 Meters to Town Hall Railway Station. Wilmot Street runs between George Street and Pitt Street opposite to The Event Cinemas on George Street.
Coles supermarket is 30 meters from the hostel and provides a full range of meats, fruit, vegetables and all other cooking items.
All major take-away food outlets also adjoin the Hostel Building.

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 140
  • Year built: 2001
  • Public classification: 3
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: AUD 25 (Australian Dollar)

10 Bed Female Room 10 Bed Mixed Dorm 14-16 Bed Shared Dorm 6 Bed Female Dorm 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Female Dorm Handicap facility Mixed Dorm Single Standard Twin
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Check-out: 11:00am

Hostel amenities

Sydney's nightlife is second to none, with cinemas, theatres, pubs and nightclubs to keep you permanently entertained, all of which are close by.

You can practically fall out of bed into Sydney's reliable public transport system, with buses and trains right at your door. You are also only a short bus ride away from the ever-popular Bondi Beach.

Sydney Airport is only 9km by direct bus or rail link.

We are also down the road from some of Sydney's most historic tourist attractions, museums, galleries, libraries and our world famous Opera House.

Hungry? Surrounded by McDonalds, KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell to name but a few, you won't be hungry for long!

Airport pickup BBQ area Children permitted Elevator/lift Handicap access Historic site Internet wireless (free) Laundry/valet service Linen included Meeting facilities Multi-lingual staff No Smoking No curfew Open 24 Hours Pets not allowed Restaurant on site Safe deposit box-front desk Smoking not permitted Tour/sightseeing assistance WIFI (free)

Room amenities

Very Large Shared Dormitory Rooms with lots of spaces. 3. 5 meter high ceilings

Air-conditioning Backpacker facilities Electronic key Hairdryer Handicap facilities Internet access Iron/ironing board Keyless entry Lockers Non-smoking rooms Refrigerator Shared bathroom Television VCR/DVD WIFI


Sydney is a big City and it can take quite some time to get around if you are not in the heart of things near all the major attractions and icons. Make sure you dont get mislead about how far it is to the City Centre 90% of Sydney Major Icons and attractions are walking Distance from Sydney Backpackers

Points of interest
  • Opera House 1. 5 Klms 10 Minute walk
  • Hyde Park 100 Metres
  • Central Bus depot 900 meters
  • Harbour Bridge 1. 5 Klms 10 Minute walk
  • Darling Harbour 400 Meters
  • Central Station 900 Meters
  • Sydney Harbour 10 Minute walk
  • China Town 400 Meters
  • Bondi Beach 5 Klms
  • Sydney Town Hall 150 Meters
  • Entertainment Centre 600 Meters
  • Taronga Zoo
  • QVB Shopping Center 150 Metres
  • Town Hall Staion 30 Metres
  • Manly Beach

Food and drink
Eating out
Kozy Korean Bbq
Best Korean Food in Sydney for the price with vast choices of menu, adjoins hostel
Sydney Tower Restaurants
Level One is a stylish a la carte waiter service restaurant specialising in international cusisine and featuring many Australian dishes. With an outstanding menu and professional service, this restaurant is ideal for celebrating any occasion
Star Bar
AU$5.95 real Aussie Steaks, adjoins hostel,
Pavilion Hotel
Adjoining Sydney’s Backpackers, The Pavilion Hotel offers cheap food & drinks, nightclubbing, great DJs, pool tables and special deals for backpackers. Open 7 days til late.
Adjoins hostel

Price details

AUD 25 - 35 per night (Australian Dollar)

Contact us for more!

An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

REMARK: For an electronic key to the entrance and to your room, padlocks for security locker, linen and blanket pack, there’s a key deposit of AUD$30.00 per person which will be refundable during check-out.

Location - Hostel

7 Wilmot Street
New South Wales (State of New South Wales)
Australia  2000

Latitude: -33.87542, Longitude: 151.20756

How to get there

Our Location :

Acclaimed to be the best Location in Sydney!

The premises are located in the centre of the city in a very safe and clean area.

We are located 150 metres from Sydney Town Hall.

Supermarket for meats and groceries, also cinemas bars and & some of Sydney top clubs adjoin our building.

30 Meters to Town Hall Station entrance.

How to get here

From the airport (domestic and international terminal), there are various ways for transportation for you to use such as train, bus and cab.

Shuttle Bus - A shuttle bus pick up service can be arranged for our guests, you can simply give us a call when you arrive at the airport and have your luggage collected. We will ask you to go to the meeting point according to your point of arrival. The shuttle bus driver will pick you up from the meeting point and drop you off at our doorsteps. The travelling time is approximately 30- 60 minutes depending on the traffic and the timing for the shuttle bus operation is from 5 am to 7 pm.

Train - To take a train, you have to go to the train services within the airport and get off at Town Hall station and we are just 30 metres from the station entrance. Once you take the exit no. 3 out to George Street, you will find us in the lane way next to Star Bar which is opposite to the Event Cinema. The travelling time on the train is 15-20 minutes and the train services are available every 15 minutes.

Cab - If you taking a cab, you have to tell the driver our address and the cab will bring you here. The travelling time is approximately 30 Minutes.

If returning to the airport after your stay, we can have your shuttle bus booked at your convenient time and it will pick you up right at our property. The fare is AUD$15. 00 and they run every 30 minutes between 5 am and 7 pm every day and will drop you at any terminal at Sydney Airport.

We are in the walking distance to all of the major icons of Sydney City.

Town Hall Station, Central Station, Museum Station
Event Cinemas
Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
Sydney Town Hall
Star Bar
China Town
McDonald's, KFC
Big Supermarkets like Woolworths, Coles
Hyde Park
Darling Harbour
HSBC Building
Circular Quay, Harbour Bridge, Opera House
The Star Casino, Fish Market

Nearest airport: Sydney 11 Klms.