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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%
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    “train carriage” (14 reviews)
    “weekly rate” (4 reviews)
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    Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

    It was expensive at almost 40 dollars a night but that is to be expected with any decent hostels in the CBD. No frills but you get what you need with a YHA - lockers, clean rooms, slightly dirty but acceptable bathroom facilities, hideous kitchen...More

    3  Thank noogles16
    Reviewed 10 April 2015

    Location wise-very convenient since its just next to the central station. But do not expect much since you will need to pay for foods and wifi. Otherwise the kitchen is for free as well as the wifi at the common area. Toilet and kitchen-dirty and...More

    Thank Afidzah
    Reviewed 24 March 2015

    So here’s the thing; I’ve stayed in many hostels in Australia and Sydney and this hostel is one of the better ones. BUT having stayed at YHA Sydney Central, I’d prefer to stay there next time and not Railway Square, as although I was pleased...More

    Thank Lisa-Marie1980
    Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Railway Square YHAResponded 25 March 2015

    Hi Lisa-Marie Thanks for your very comprehensive review of Railway and your comments. People definitely do have preferences between the two hostels - they are only 200 metres apart! Central is with all the bells and whistles (pool, sauna, cinema, bar, café, tour desk etc)...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

    This hostel has a great location when you've just arrived in Sydney. Near the airport and close to the centre. Have really enjoyed my stay here. The kitchen is by far the best i have seen. From Sydney all the way up to Cairns; no...More

    Thank NaomiKlein7991
    Reviewed 15 March 2015

    Checked in pretty late, but was very simple and easy, however was not asked for any ID which was unusual, given my sheets and directed to my room, 101. First room on the ground floor which was very noisy, with the window right outside where,...More

    1  Thank Kyle R
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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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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    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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