Jolly Swagman Backpackers

Jolly Swagman Backpackers

27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
+61 293 586 400
C$ 40

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Jolly Swagman Backpackers
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About Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Situated just a five-minute walk from Kings Cross Railway Station, Jolly Swagman Backpackers provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Sydney. It is steps from Kings Cross.

The hostel has 46 rooms and has been recently refurbished. Staff are available 24/7 and can assist with booking tours and tickets.

The hostel's rooms are comfortable and offer a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. A desk and wireless internet access can also be found in each.

Jolly Swagman Backpackers is within walking distance of Art Gallery of New South Wales and The Domain, and has a range of shopping, dining and nightlife options on its doorstep. Horizon Apartments and Elizabeth Bay are also within a 10-minute walk.

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Amenities at Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • Concierge service

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Street parking


  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Hairdryer


  • Computer use available


  • Breakfast included

Things to do

  • Game room


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Jolly Swagman Backpackers

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7.7 Good
Pros:Conveniently priced and decently located for sydney travel.
Cons:Lack of lift,
6.0 Okay
Pros:Close to public transport cheap food options at hostel spacious dining area/lounge
Cons:We booked online and they had no record of it. No luggage storage for larger luggage inflexible staff Dining room smells bad poor internet
4.5 Mediocre
Pros:Good location
Cons:Poor Wi-Fi that by definition disconnects after 3 minutes, Mugs and cups require 1$ deposit. The stuff is not friendly


27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW

What's nearby

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales0.7 km
  • St Mary's Cathedral1 km
  • Royal Botanic Gardens1.1 km
  • Hyde Park1.2 km
  • Sydney Tower1.4 km
  • Pitt Street Mall1.5 km
  • Queen Victoria Building1.6 km
  • Circular Quay1.8 km
  • Sydney Opera House1.9 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art2 km
  • Darling Harbour2.1 km
  • The Rocks Markets2.2 km



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Distance to downtown

1.7 km

Nearest Airport

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Distance to airport

8.7 km