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Railway Square YHA

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“train carriage”(14 reviews)
“big kitchen”(11 reviews)
“weekly rate”(4 reviews)
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Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstrain carriagebig kitchenweekly ratefemale dormlarge lockersdorm roomcommon areaslounge areayour luggagerooms were cleana lot of noisestayed here for nightswould stay here againfree breakfastlight sleeperwe've stayedperfect location
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Reviewed 12 August 2014

Location and price were perfect for the City2Surf run. It's a bit of a walk from central station through the tunnels if you don't know the way, but once you have done it before, it becomes a quick walk- note, there are stairs to lift...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Stayed there for a week in June in a dorm converted from a from a train carriage, and it was a very unique experience to stay 'right beside a station platform'. No worries though, the sound insulation was perfectly done and it was very comfortable....More

Thank matchmantravel
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Railway Square YHAResponded 13 August 2014

Hi Matchmantravel Thanks for your review and feedback, which is very important to us. This hostel has a large kitchen with lots of cooking areas. One double cooking point was broken over a weekend recently, but it was repaired on the Monday and everything is...More

Reviewed 8 August 2014

I stayed in a quadshare in the main building - rooms are a decent size, I found the lockers a little on the small side. Enough sockets and very clean bathrooms. The kitchen is nice and clean, and the lounge is nicely furnished. The hostel...More

Thank stimela
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Great place to stay in Sydney. Awesome value and good location. Short distance to cheap eats with great asian fare . Clean rooms and bathrooms. Helpful staff good advice received about the local area.

Thank NzFred
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Cool hostel very laid back good staff very helpful! In walking distance to side bar and down under bar! Good location to shops and pubs! Easy to get too! Rooms are quirky in old rails way carriages good price and very secure enjoyed my time...More

Thank Matthew J
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US$29 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.
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Ivyabc
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
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vgkish
29 February 2016|
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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.
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"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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