Home Backpackers, Sydney

Surry Hills
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Located just a few steps from Central station, HOME Backpackers has everything a Sydney Backpackers should have and heaps more! We offer comfortable budget accommodation right in the heart of Sydney and a jam packed line up of entertainment each night.

Our staff are a mix of travellers and true Sydney-siders who know the best places to party, eat, travel, see and experience. With HOME Backpackers as your base you'll easily be able to see all what Sydney has to offer by day and soak up the nightlife, whatever your style.

Reception is open 8 till 8,
Early and late check in available.

Free Light Breakfast every day
Free Tea and Coffee
Weekly BBQ and entertainment every day & night!
Well equipped kitchens
Linen included
Roof sun deck
24 hr secure access
Cable TV
Backpack size lockers

Location and Contact


• Located just a few steps from Central station, HOME Backpackers offers comfortable budget accommodation right in the heart of Sydney.
• From the airport;
• 1. Ask the airport staff where the 'City Shuttles' department from. It will cost approximately $10 and will drop you at the door (cost refunded if you pay for 3 nights or more, with receipt). They only run between 5am and 7pm.
• 2. Take the train from the Airport to Central station ($12.60), exit the station via Elizabeth St exit and walk 300 metre!
• 3. Take a taxi (approximate cost $25-30)
• From the bus station;
• Walk along Eddy Ave to Elizabeth St turn left and walk 300 metre!



Address: 238 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Phone Number: +61 (2) 9211-9111
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Facilities and Amenities

Solo Traveller

Youth Hostel



Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Airport Pickup

City Tours

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage


24 Hour Security

BBQ Grill

Board Games

Cable TV

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Entirely Non-Smoking

Evening Entertainment

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental


Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 8am till 8pm plus night manager

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)

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