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Sydney Central Backpackers

16 Orwell St, Kings Cross, Sydney, NSW 2011, Australia
+61 293 586 600

$18+

Overall guest ratings

6.2/10 Good
Based on 368 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.8
  • 6.6
  • 3.3
  • 2.8

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  • Awesome terrace

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    Placing you within a 15-minute drive of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, Sydney Central Backpackers offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for AUD 14 per person. Free perks include WiFi and continental breakfast daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. A rooftop terrace and a garden are other highlights.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Guest reviews of Sydney Central Backpackers

    Overall Rating

    6.2 Good
    Based on 368 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      8.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 80%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.5 "Service is ok."
      6.7 "67% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.4 "64% thought the management was tolerable."
    • 3.3 "Disappointing food."
    • 2.8 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were dirty."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 2.6 "Awful rooms."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were dirty."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.8 "72% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.3 "87% had problems with the shower."
      2.7 "For 73%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.0 "90% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 1.9 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      2.8 "72% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.9 "61% thought it was too noisy."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
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    Overall Rating

    5.8 Okay
    Based on 121 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 6.3 "Service is ok."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 2.9 "Awful rooms."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      2.9 "71% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.2 "88% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
    • 2.8 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
      2.9 "71% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."

    Overall Rating

    6.2 Good
    Based on 246 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      9.1 "91% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
      6.4 "64% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 5.6 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.5 "Awful rooms."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      2.6 "74% complained about the bathroom."
      2.6 "74% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.9 "91% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 1.7 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      2.6 "74% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.5 "65% thought it was too noisy."
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