Art Deco hostel within easy reach of Circular Quay
6.8 out of 10 Good
95 verified Hotels.com guest reviews
23 Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross, Potts Point, NSW, 2011
Front desk safe
Limited hour front desk
TV in a common area
About this area
In Potts Point
Hyde Park - 18 min walk
Sydney Town Hall - 22 min walk
Sydney Tower - 23 min walk
Circular Quay - 30 min walk
Sydney Opera House - 32 min walk
International Convention Centre Sydney - 33 min walk
SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 33 min walk
Overseas Passenger Terminal - 36 min walk
Luna Park - 42 min walk
Star Casino - 42 min walk
Sydney Airport (SYD) - 23 min drive
Sydney Central Station - 4 min drive
Exhibition Centre Station - 5 min drive
Sydney Circular Quay Station - 28 min walk
Kings Cross Station - 3 min walk
Edgecliff Station - 17 min walk
St. James Station - 20 min walk
Airport drop-off service
Potts Point Hotel - 1 min walk
Et Al. restaurant - 1 min walk
The Bourbon - 1 min walk
Pad Thai Chai Yo - 1 min walk
Lady Chu - 1 min walk
About this property
Funk House Backpackers
Putting you within a 10-minute drive of Circular Quay and Sydney Opera House, Funk House Backpackers features a rooftop terrace and offers an airport shuttle (available at scheduled times) for AUD 14 per person. Free perks include continental breakfast, WiFi and wired Internet. This Art Deco hostel is also within a short drive of Sydney Harbour Bridge and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. The property is only a short walk to public transportation: Kings Cross Station is 3 minutes away.
English, German, Polish
At a glance
Arranged over 2 floors
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 10 AM
Restrictions related to your trip
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Required at check-in
Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
Government-issued photo ID may be required
No cots (infant beds)
Pets not allowed
Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms
Airport drop-off from 9 AM to 5 PM*
No stag or hen parties
Food and drink
Free continental breakfast
What to do
Front desk (limited hours)
Built in 1920
Safe-deposit box at front desk
Television in common areas
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Hairdryer (on request)
Free WiFi and wired Internet
In-room safe (laptop compatible)
Fees & policies
Cash deposit: AUD 20 per stay
Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 14 per person (one way)
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
This property does not have lifts.
This property accepts credit cards.
Also known as
Funk House Backpackers Hostel Potts Point
Funk House Backpackers Potts Point
Funk House Backpackers Potts
Funk House Backpackers Potts Point
Funk House Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Frequently asked questions
Are pets allowed at Funk House Backpackers?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Funk House Backpackers?
Yes, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport is available from 9 AM to 5 PM at scheduled times. The charge is AUD 14 per person one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Funk House Backpackers?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Funk House Backpackers?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (6-min drive) is nearby.
What's the area around Funk House Backpackers like?
Funk House Backpackers is a short 3-minute walk from Kings Cross Station and 18 minutes' walk from Hyde Park.
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Staff & service
Property conditions & facilities
10 Feb 2016
terrible hostel, bed was literally just a thick foam pad, hostel smelled, reception was meh
Verified Hotels.com guest review
8/10 Very good
30 Nov 2015
Close to everything
Good place to crash out after being on it all night
Verified Wotif guest review
5 Aug 2015
It's good for young people.good location near bars
All of ok except share toilet and bathroom.easy check in when they have free room