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The Downing Hostel

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

£17+

Overall guest ratings

5.9/10 OK
Based on 153 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.4
  • 2.6
  • 2.5

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    About

    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.

    Rooms

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

    Amenities

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

    Dining

    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 available for a surcharge.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • 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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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    5.9 OK
    Based on 153 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.4 "Excellent value."
    • 5.6 "Service is ok."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
    • 2.6 "Awful rooms."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% said rooms were small."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.7 "83% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.5 "Food is inedible."
    • 2.4 "Quite uncomfortable."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.5 "95% said rooms were small."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 1.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.3 "Terrible amenities."
      1.3 "87% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    6.3 Good
    Based on 12 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
    • 2.5 "Awful rooms."

    Overall rating

    6.0 OK
    Based on 140 reviews
    • 10.0 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "Excellent value."
    • 6.1 "Service is ok."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
    • 2.6 "Awful rooms."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      0.6 "94% said rooms were small."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 2.6 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.6 "94% said rooms were small."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 1.4 "Terrible amenities."
      1.4 "86% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 1.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
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