Elephant Backpacker

Elephant Backpacker

50 Sir John Young Cresent, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
+61 293 802 922
C$ 39

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based on 601 reviews

Elephant Backpacker
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About Elephant Backpacker

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free

Situated in Sydney, Elephant Backpacker is within walking distance of St Mary's Cathedral and provides a rooftop terrace. It is conveniently located for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

Elephant provides a 24-hour reception, a car rental desk and luggage storage. In addition, the multilingual staff are available to offer assistance.

Elephant Backpacker's 48 modern rooms provide a ceiling fan, plus all the necessities required for an enjoyable stay. Those staying at the property also have access to a communal kitchen.

Elephant Backpacker Hostel features a convenient café, ideal for those wanting a meal without leaving the property. Each evening, guests are invited to relax in the comfortable lounge bar. There is also the added advantage of an on-site restaurant.

For those wishing to dine out during their stay at the hostel, there are a variety of restaurants located close by. George Street, Kings Cross and Hyde Park are a short stroll away.

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Amenities at Elephant Backpacker

  • Adults only
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled Access
  • Adults only
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Coffee shop


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Garden view
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment


  • Shared kitchen
  • Kitchen

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Books


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle


  • Laptop safe

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of Elephant Backpacker

Very goodBased on 601 verified guest reviews

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6.2 Okay
Pros:Close to the city and turist area Confortable bed Close to supermarket
Cons:The bathrooms never are clean! Internet so slow You need to ask for kitchen utencilies before you want to cook


50 Sir John Young Cresent, Sydney, NSW 2000

What's nearby

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales314 m
  • St Mary's Cathedral315 m
  • Hyde Park0.5 km
  • Sydney Tower0.7 km
  • Pitt Street Mall0.8 km
  • Royal Botanic Gardens0.8 km
  • Queen Victoria Building0.9 km
  • Circular Quay1.3 km
  • Darling Harbour1.5 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art1.5 km
  • Sydney Opera House1.6 km
  • The Rocks Markets1.7 km



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Distance to downtown

1.1 km

Nearest Airport

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Distance to airport

8.4 km