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Railway Square YHA

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“train carriage”(14 reviews)
“big kitchen”(11 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviewstrain carriagebig kitchenweekly ratefemale dormlarge lockersdorm roomcommon areaslounge areayour luggagea lot of noisestayed here for nightswould stay here againfree breakfastbeds were comfortablewe've stayedlight sleeperperfect location
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Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights over the long weekend. the first night was great. I couldnt have raved more about the location, staff, quiet night and comfortable bed. This hostel is a central location. The staff were mostly helpful. During the second night there...More

Thank Amelia S
Reviewed 5 October 2014

I stayed here for 4 nights in a combination of double rooms and 4 bed female dorm. The location was perfect, attached onto central railway station and with a bus hub at the front door it was easy to get around. The 555 free shuttle...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2014

Very convenient place next to the Sydney Central railway station, lots of good cheap restaurants, busses everywhere and quite good pubs. Hostel itself is clean and well run, although on the expensive side for a hostel. Te room we were in was quite big, but...More

Thank LanceBombardier
Reviewed 28 September 2014

i stayed at the railway square yha i found the staff to be very good the hostel didn't have any yobbos the backpackers that were there were friendly. i stayed in the rail carriage which were good except with the noise of the trains on...More

Thank Troy D
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Location and price were perfect for the City2Surf run. It's a bit of a walk from central station through the tunnels if you don't know the way, but once you have done it before, it becomes a quick walk- note, there are stairs to lift...More

Thank Karen L
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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$30 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$30 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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miaowzila
19 March 2018|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi again - on the YHA website, just choose the 4 shares that don't have the word 'railway carriage' in the title - these are the ones in the main building!
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miaowzila
18 March 2018|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi - there are two types of four share rooms at the hostel. The ones in the carriages are next to Central station but have double glazed windows. There is some noise though. Otherwise, ask for the four share rooms in the... More
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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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"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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