Elephant Backpacker Hostel - Sydney

50 Sir John Young Crescent, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, Australia, 2011  show map
 2 stars
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Elephant Backpacker Hostel - Sydney

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Elevator
Adults only

Overview

The heritage Elephant Backpacker Hostel is set next to Capitol Theatre, Sydney Park and St. Mary's Cathedral. The hostel was opened in 1892, offering accommodation in 4-storey building designed in Victorian architecture.

Nearby points of interest include a theater and an opera house. Red Lantern on Riley pampers guests with Vietnamese dishes and lies within 450 meters of the property.

There is a bus stop a short distance away.

Rooms

Elephant Backpacker Hostel consists of rooms like 6-bed mixed Dorm, 10-bed mixed Dorm, Double Room and 8-bed mixed Dorm. Many rooms have beds with lockers, reading lights and linens. Most rooms are equipped with an iron with ironing board, high-speed internet, a dining area, a fireplace and climate control as well as double beds and bunk beds. This property has shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the café each morning. Wines and beers can be savored in the coffee bar. Guests are free to use a communal kitchen available at the property.

Services

Multilingual staff is always ready to provide laundry, 24-hour reception and shuttle service.

Relax

A safety deposit box and a golf course will make a stay in Sydney a very pleasant one.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   48.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Toilet

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

50 Sir John Young Crescent, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, Australia, 2011

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City Center
  • Sydney
    1.0 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • St James Station
    500 m
  • Museum Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Wynyard Station
    1.2 km
Restaurants
  • Sugar Baby Cafe
    370 m
  • Red Lantern on Riley (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    400 m
Parks
  • The Domain
    360 m
  • Hyde Park
    550 m
Beaches
  • iVenture Card Australia
    690 m
  • Queen Victoria Building
    970 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    48

Rooms and availability

Elephant Backpacker photos Room
Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • St Mary's cathedral200 m

Popular areas

  • Crown St400 m
  • Crown St400 m
  • Kings Cross600 m
  • Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross700 m
  • Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross700 m
  • Martin Place800 m
  • Oxford Street Sydney800 m
  • Potts Point800 m

Places of interest

  • St Mary's Catholic Cathedral300 m
  • The Sydney Mint400 m
  • Woolloomooloo Wharf500 m
  • NSW Parliament House500 m
  • Old Supreme Court Building600 m

Train stations

  • St James Station400 m
  • Museum Station800 m
  • Museum Station800 m

Shopping areas

  • Galeries Victoria800 m
  • Pitt Street Mall800 m
  • Centrepoint800 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • The Sydney Mint400 m
  • Woolloomooloo Wharf500 m
  • NSW Parliament House500 m
  • Old Supreme Court Building600 m

Museums

  • Australian Museum400 m

Parks

  • The Domain400 m
  • Hyde Park400 m
  • The Domain400 m
  • Hyde Park Sydney400 m

Galleries

  • Art Gallery of NSW200 m

Local attractions

  • The Rocks1.5 km
    Sydney, New South Wales 2000Australia
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship1.6 km
    Darling Harbour, Sydney
  • Victoria Barracks1.6 km
    Oxford St., Sydney
  • Sydney Opera House1.6 km
    Level 2, Suite 203, 227 Collins St. 329 Clayton Road, Sydney
  • Susannah Place1.5 km
    58-64 Gloucester Street, Sydney

Near the hostel

  • Art Gallery of NSW290 m
    Art Gallery Rd, Sydney
  • Australian Museum520 m
    6 College St, Sydney
  • Hyde Park550 m
    Macquarie St, Sydney
  • Museum of Australian Currency Notes610 m
    65 Martin Place, Ground Floor, Sydney
  • The Domain360 m
    Art Gallery Road, Sydney
  • Archibald Fountain540 m
    Hyde Park, Sydney
  • St. James Church580 m
    173 King Street, Sydney

Restaurants nearby

  • Sugar Baby Cafe370 m

    Address: 1 Bourke St

    71% likes this, based on 40 reviews

  • Lucio Pizzeria720 m

    Address: 248 Palmer Street

    74% likes this, based on 106 reviews

  • Typical Spanish - Catering On Site730 m

    Address: Darlinghurst
    Phone: 0420571238

    86% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish
    Price Range: GBP 13 - GBP 21

  • Red Lantern on Riley400 m

    Address: 60 Riley Street
    Phone: 9698 4355

    83% likes this, based on 100 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • China Doll760 m

    Address: 4/6 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo
    Phone: 02 9380 6744

    76% likes this, based on 332 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion, Asian, Chinese, Malaysian
    Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 58

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    48
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    How to reach hostel

    hostel Elephant Backpacker Hostel - Sydney Sydney location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    50 Sir John Young Crescent, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, Australia, 2011

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Sydney
      1.0 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • St James Station
      500 m
    • Museum Station
      900 m
    Underground stations
    • Wynyard Station
      1.2 km
    Restaurants
    • Sugar Baby Cafe
      370 m
    • Red Lantern on Riley (cuisine: Vietnamese)
      400 m
    Parks
    • The Domain
      360 m
    • Hyde Park
      550 m
    Beaches
    • iVenture Card Australia
      690 m
    • Queen Victoria Building
      970 m
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  1 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      48