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The George Sydney

Victorian hostel connected to a shopping center, within easy reach of Capitol Theatre

  • Free WiFi in lobby

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700A George Street, Sydney, 2000, NSW, Australia
9.0.Superb.
  • Nice old building in a great location

    Nov. 23, 2021

  • the place is in the middle of the city

    Nov. 15, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Convenient
Walkable
Dining options
Shopping
Safe

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services
    • Free WiFi
    • Airport transfer
    • Non-smoking

    Property highlights

    Main amenities

    • 55 smoke-free guestrooms
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Airport shuttle
    • Communal living room
    • Front desk safe
    • Microwave in a common area

    What’s around

    • In Sydney Central Business District
    • Capitol Theatre - 2 min walk
    • Sydney Town Hall - 7 min walk
    • International Convention Centre Sydney - 11 min walk
    • Hyde Park - 11 min walk
    • Crown Street - 11 min walk

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    Enter dates for 2 guests

    Guests
    • Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
    • Standard Single Room, Shared Bathroom
    • Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom
    • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
    • Family Room, Shared Bathroom
    • Standard Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom

    What’s around

    Landmarks

    • In Sydney Central Business District
    • Capitol Theatre - 2 min walk
    • Sydney Town Hall - 7 min walk
    • International Convention Centre Sydney - 11 min walk
    • Hyde Park - 11 min walk
    • Crown Street - 11 min walk
    • Sydney Tower - 12 min walk
    • Cockle Bay Wharf - 12 min walk
    • Pitt Street Mall - 14 min walk
    • Theatre Royal - 14 min walk
    • Wild Life Sydney Zoo - 15 min walk

    Getting around

    • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 14 min drive
    • Sydney Central Station - 7 min walk
    • Exhibition Centre Station - 10 min walk
    • Sydney Redfern Station - 21 min walk
    • Capitol Square Light Rail Station - 2 min walk
    • Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station - 5 min walk
    • Museum Station - 6 min walk
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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    700A George Street, Sydney, 2000, NSW, Australia

    At a glance

    Size

    • 55 rooms
    • Arranged over 3 floors

    Arriving/leaving

    • Check-in time noon-4:00 PM
    • Check-out time is 10 AM

    Restrictions related to your trip

    • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

    Special check-in instructions

    The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 4:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

    Required at check-in

    • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
    • Government-issued photo ID may be required
    • Minimum check-in age is 18

    Children

    • No cribs (infant beds)

    Pets

    • No pets or service animals allowed

    Internet

    • Free WiFi in public areas

    Transfers

    • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

    Other information

    • Smoke-free property
    • No alcohol served onsite
    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    At the hostel

    Food and drink

    • Microwave in a common area
    • Refrigerator in a common area

    Services

    • Front desk (limited hours)
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff

    Facilities

    • Year Built – 1888
    • Safe-deposit box at front desk

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    In the room

    Freshen up

    • Shower only
    • Hair dryer (on request)

    More

    • Daily housekeeping

    Fees & policies

    Refundable depositPay at property

    • Deposit: AUD 220 per accommodation, per stay

    Optional extras

    • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 50 per person (one-way)
    • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of AUD 50 (subject to availability)
    • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.80 percent

    Children & extra bedsPay at property

    • Airport shuttle service for children costs AUD 30 (one-way)

    Hygiene & cleanliness

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

    Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

    This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

    Policies

    This property does not have elevators.

    Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

    For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

    This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash.

    Also known as

    • George Street Hotel Hostel Haymarket
    • The George Sydney Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
    • The George Sydney Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Haymarket
    • George Street Hotel Hostel
    • George Street Haymarket
    • The George Sydney Haymarket
    • The George Street Hotel Hostel

    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    FAQs

    • Yes, The George Sydney does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
    • You can check in from noon - 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of AUD 50 (subject to availability). Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
    • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Kin Senn Signature Thai Street Food (3-min walk), Boon Cafe (3-min walk), and Ramen Ikkyu (3-min walk).
    • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is AUD 50 per person one-way.
    • No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (2-min drive) is nearby.