Blue Mountains YHA
In the adventure capital of NSW, stay with the best! Enjoy log fires, cosy warm rooms, great kitchen, fast internet, all in the heart of Katoomba.
Winner of the Best Backpacker Accommodation category at the 2004-2005 Australian Tourism Awards and the 2004 and 2005 NSW Tourism Awards!
After a day exploring the beautiful world heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park, head to Blue Mountains YHA. Enjoy a long hot shower, cook yourself up a feast in the top-notch kitchen, play a game or two of pool, watch the latest movie, email your mates on the fast internet connection, or just chill in front of the log fire. Cosy, warm and friendly, this award-winning hostel is your best Blue Mountains option.
Situated in the heart of Katoomba and only minutes from the railway station, the YHA is just a stroll from breath-taking lookouts and the scenery you've come to see. Try abseiling, canyoning, horseriding, bushwalking in Jurassic rainforest, cave tours, ride the world's steepest incline railway, or enjoy the local pubs and cafes.
Save heaps with YHA discounts with local adventure companies, tours, attractions and more.
The historic Blue Mountains YHA is in a beautifully restored former 1930s cabaret club, and won Best Backpacker Accommodation in the 2005 Australian Tourism Awards.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Free Parking
- Key Card Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Accessible
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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Train: 650 metre walk from the train station. Hourly trains between Sydney Central and Katoomba daily. Approx 2 hours.
Bus: 650 metre walk from Katoomba bus stop. Daily services to/from Sydney and Adelaide.
Car: Take Parramatta Rd from the city, then the M4 Motorway (toll payable at toll booths). The M4 becomes the Great Western Highway. At Katoomba turn left over the train line, right at the first roundabout, then left onto Katoomba Street. Parking is available behind the hostel.
100 metres from main supermarket and shopping district.
Cafes and restaurants a short walk away.
We are the closest hostel in town to the Blue Mountains National Park, the Three Sisters, Scenic World and the start of many great bushwalks.