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Strattons Hostel

249 Castlereagh Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
+61 292 675 616


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Overall guest ratings

6.0/10 OK
based on 153 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.2
  • 3.8
  • 3.1


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    The Downing Hostel is in the heart of Sydney, walking distance from Capitol Theatre and Hyde Park. This hostel is close to Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.


    Make yourself at home in one of the 140 guestrooms. Conveniences include separate sitting areas and ceiling fans.


    Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and tour/ticket assistance.


    Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of The Downing Hostel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is provided for a surcharge at scheduled times.

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.0 OK
    based on 153 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "Excellent value."
    • 5.9 "Service is ok."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
    • 2.9 "Generally quite dirty."
    • 1.4 "Food is inedible."
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    Overall rating

    5.8 OK
    based on 26 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
    • 2.9 "Awful rooms."

    Overall rating

    6.1 Good
    based on 126 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."
      2.4 "76% complained about the bathroom."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.7 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
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