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    Railway Square YHA

    Railway Square YHA 8 - 10 Lee St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good45%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible1%
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    “train carriage” (14 reviews)
    “weekly rate” (4 reviews)
    “large lockers” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 18 December 2014

    I recently spent a couple of days in Sydney and stayed at the yha at central. The costel was conviently situated to transport and very secure. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the bathrooms were clean. The lounge area was a great area for....More

    Thank Elizabeth R
    Reviewed 14 December 2014

    We stayed at this hostel with a mixed group of 7 teenagers and two adults on a school fieldtrip. The hostel staff were very friendly and helpful, the rooms were basic as we expected, but clean and well maintained. The toilets and showers were also...More

    Thank pfjohnstone
    Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

    I stayed several times in this hostel. Nearly two month in total. The stuff is amazing! Right next to the central station and the city center it's perfect placed to start your trips doesn't matter where ever you want to go. The hole hostel is...More

    1  Thank Tobias G
    Reviewed 3 December 2014

    As Sydney was booked out and the Great southern wanted $379 for a room I ended up here in a dorm for $45/night The hostel is in a great spot has a pool and huge kitchen, really good rooms and dorms with good showers the...More

    Thank John L
    Reviewed 24 November 2014

    The location is perfect if you're travelling early/late on the trains, or to places easily accessible by train (e.g. the airport). It's practically Platform 0 of Central Station, but you're more likely to hear distant train horns than be disturbed by commuters. There is no...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$29 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 63
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    • Sydney
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    • Railway Square Yha Hotel Sydney
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    Woon C
    21 August 2017|
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    Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
    Hi William - our sister hostel, Sydney Central YHA, which is about 300 metres has some limited paid car park spots. Otherwise there are parking stations near by but they obviously charge.
    20 December 2016|
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    Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
    Hi and thanks for your message. I am sorry that you didn't receive the refund earlier. The hostel manager had organised the refund and emailed you just before you submitted your question so it should all be sorted. Let us... More
    29 February 2016|
    Response from MonkeyQueenToronto | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. As long as you did not pre-pay for your room, all YHAs and HIs will give you the member rate if you buy a membership at time of check-in/payment.
    Room Tips
    "for a quieter room ask for one facing inwards and upstairs. For a quirky stay, stay in one of the carriages."
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    "Stay at YHA Central instead"
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    "There are a few old train carages, check if theses are available."
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    "Ask for a single room."
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