Get an overview of this hotelAdults-only hostel with free breakfast and restaurant
Popular property highlights
Located in the heart of Woolloomooloo, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Domain, Sydney Opera House, and Circular Quay. Sydney Harbour Bridge and University of Sydney are also within 3 mi (5 km).
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance.
This hostel has 48 rooms. Bathrooms are shared and limited housekeeping is available.
- Good location
- Overall value of stay
- Guestrooms could've been cleaner
Elephant Backpacker Sydney - Hostel
Dining options at the hostel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.
This Victorian hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests.
Elephant Backpacker Sydney - Hostel is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 48
- Number of floors - 4
- Coffee shop or café
- Free breakfast
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 1892
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
- Shared bathroom
- Limited housekeeping
- Shower only
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.
The Elephant Cafe - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Kayaking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Boat tours nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- In-room accessibility
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 10 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per stay.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- No onsite parking is available.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Minimum guest age is 18
Only service animals are allowed
Caters to adults only
No cribs (infant beds) available
This property accepts only cash for any payments made on the premises. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Please note that children cannot be accommodated in the dormitory rooms, only in the private rooms.
This hotel's policy is to accept bookings only from international guests. Guests whose residence is within Australia will not be allowed to check in. Guests must present an international passport at check-in. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- Deposit: AUD 20.00 per stay
- Airport shuttle fee: AUD 15.00 per person (one way)
- Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per stay
- Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
- Elephant Backpacker Sydney Hostel Woolloomooloo
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We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.