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Base Backpackers Sydney

More Central than Central

Base Sydney, Australia

Base Sydney

Reservations - FREE call

1800 24 BASE (2273) in AU

0800 BASE NZ (2273 69) in NZ

Address: 477 Kent Street, Sydney 2000 NSW - Australia

Phone: +61 2 9267 7718


From the airport: catch a shuttle bus from Domestic or International terminal, they will take you to the hostel for AU$15 one way. Approximatly every 20 minutes depending on the traffic, from 5am to 7pm, 7 days a week. Catch the train from either terminals - the Green line towards the city, get off at Town Hall station, we are just behind Town Hall towards Darling Harbour. It costs AU$15.20 one way, they run from 4am to midnight during the week, from 5am on week-ends. A taxi costs $40-60.

From the bus station: 15 minute walk from the Greyhound terminal at Central station, 1 stop on the train to Town Hall station or catch any bus on George St going to Circurlar Quay.

Base Backpackers Sydney hostel is where all the big "down under" adventures begin. Open 24 hours with a cosmopolitan buzz, Base is the perfect Sydney hostel to stay, work, travel and play.

- Free Daily Sydney City Walking Tour, let us take you around the city to check what the city has to offer and all the main attractions
 - Every Tuesday Free Harbour Bridge Walk with Free Picnic in the park, perfect opportunity to discover the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge and meet plenty of new friends at the same time, make sure you take your camera with you for some unforgettable shots that all your friends back home will envy!
 - Every Thursday Free Beach Day with Bus transfer & Aussie BBQ, let us take you to either Bondi or Coogee Beach, depending on the the mood, spend a real Aussie day at the Beach and meet plenty of new friends, all on Base!
 - And every night entertainemnt in the world reknown Scary Canary, Golden Backpack Winner in 2012 for the best night in New South Wales! We have got food, we have got drinks, all we need is you to join the party and we guarantee you won't ever forget your adventure down under! Drinks and food specials every night for backpackers.

Base is situated in the heart of the Sydney CBD, just a few minutes walk to Centre Point Tower, 2 minute walk from Darling Harbour and the Sydney Entertainment Centre. Transport to Bondi Beach, the Sydney Cricket Ground and ANZ Stadium is just across the street at Town Hall Station with the historic Rocks precinct, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House just at the end of the street.

Our housekeeping company work in some of Sydney's best 5 star Hotels, and who care about what they do. All dorms and bathrooms are cleaned daily with with fresh linen provided for all the beds.

Reception is open 24/7. All rooms have security card access keys. The dorm beds have their own lockable luggage locker in the rooms and safe lockers are available for hire.  Exclusive to Base is 'The Sanctuary' - an innovative & luxurious 'girls only' section with high quality facilities, safety and home comforts including FREE Shampoo and Conditioner, FREE Bubbly in Scary Canary. Just make sure you ask at reception!

A 24h onsite internet café, full travel desk to help you for all your travel needs, a great bar, laundry room, public phones, TV room with a plasma TV, fully equiped kitchen and more. The hostel is less than a 2 minute walk to the supermarkets, convenience stores, banks and the post office. In the morning enjoy a  continental breakfast, with a selection of breads, cereals, natural yogurt and more - for only $ 6.00 EAT AS MUCH AS YOU CAN! FREE Airport Pickups are available for guests staying 3 nights or more. (Not available for Groups).

Scary Canary Golden Backpack Winner 2012 Best Night Out in NSW

 Golden Backpack Award winner