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Home Backpackers, Surry Hills

2-star2 stars
238 Elizabeth StSurry HillsNSW2000Australia
Hostel with rooftop terrace, near Sydney Opera House
  • Free WiFi
Tasty breakfast
Complaints about WiFi
More comfort would be nice
Vibe is not too good
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Home Backpackers, Surry Hills

from $20
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double or Twin Room, Ensuite
  • Bed in a Four Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)
  • Bed in a Six Bed Mixed Dorm (Shared Bathroom)
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 36 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle during limited hours *


  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Home Backpackers, Surry Hills’s small print

Also known as

  • Home Backpackers Hostel Surry Hills
  • Home Backpackers Surry Hills


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: AUD 20 per stay

Optional extras

Onsite credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Home Backpackers, Surry Hills


  • Heart of Surry Hills
  • Sydney Opera House (36-minute walk)
  • University of Sydney (37-minute walk)
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge (45-minute walk)
  • Circular Quay (35-minute walk)
  • Capitol Theatre (5-minute walk)
  • Paddy's Market (7-minute walk)
  • Market City (8-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) 19-min drive
  • Sydney Central Station 5-min walk
  • Sydney Newtown Station 11-min drive
  • Sydney Circular Quay Station 11-min drive
  • Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station 11-min walk
  • Town Hall Station 14-min walk
  • Convention Light Rail Station 21-min walk
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Home Backpackers, Surry Hills

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