Nate's Place Backpackers
Best location in Sydney? Want to walk everywhere?
Then come stay and play with us at Woodduck Boomerang Backpackers, a clean & comfortable, safe & secure hostel within easy walking distance of all of Sydney's major attractions - only 3 minutes walk to the entertainment precinct of Kings Cross, 7 minutes walk from the heart of central Sydney, and 20 minutes to the iconic Sydney Opera House!
Woodduck Boomerang has dorm rooms of all sizes including female only dorms and private rooms, and all rates include a free breakfast and free linen. Free airport pick-ups are also offered to our guests who stay with us a minimum of 5 nights.
Hostel features include a 24-hour mini market with cash machine, travel desk on-site, guest laundry, lockers & storage, communal kitchen, DVD lounge & cable TV (including all sport channels), games, internet facilities, and a rooftop BBQ & sundeck which boasts fantastic views of the Harbour Bridge and Sydneys city skyline!
Plus our fun and friendly crew will make it their duty to make your stay in Sydney as memorable as possible, organizing great nights out (and in!), such as rooftop BBQs, free pancakes for breakfast and pub crawls!
At Woodduck Boomerang Backpackers we love Sydney, and we will make sure that by the time you leave us, you will love Sydney too!
Our hostel can only accommodate International guests. International ID required to check in. Bookings from Australian Passport Holders will not be accepted.
We are a International youth Hostel so age requirement to stay at Boomerang Backpackers is 18yrs-35yrs.
Hostel reception hours are between 8AM and 12PM, and 4PM and 9:30PM. If you are arriving outside of thee hours please contact us so we can make alternative arrangements for you. Last check-in is at 11PM.
A minimum 7 night stay is required for Christmas and New Year bookings.
No check-ins are available on 25th & 31st December and 1st January.
Xmas and New Years Eve bookings- No cancellations after Dec 1st 2013
During Christmas and New Years Eve 2013 we require a minimum stay of 10 nights ( between 23rd Dec-3rd Jan. ) Please note that for all Christmas and New Years Eve bookings you must pay in full in advance.
You will be charged the full balance of your booking in Australian dollars on 1st December 2013 via the credit card you have provided with your booking.
We will not charge you a transaction fee. There are absolutely no refunds, transfers or changes to your bookings after December 1st, so we would advise you to contact us first if you have any questions and be sure before you book.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour security
- Age Restriction
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Mini Supermarket
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Shuttle Bus
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
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.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
We are an International youth hostel so we only accept guests aged between 18 – 35 holding a valid international passport.
The Hostel reception hours are between 8AM and 8PM weekdays and 9 am – 7 pm on weekends. If you are arriving outside of these hours please call us directly.
when you arrive and our night manager will check you in to your room. A minimum stay is required for Christmas and New Year bookings.
Please note that for all Christmas and New Year bookings you must pay in full by 1 December, or the date of the booking if made after 1 December. As this is our busiest period, please kindly note that there are no refunds, transfers or changes to your bookings after December 1st, so we would advise you to contact us first if you have any questions and be sure before you book.
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FROM SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
*** FREE SHUTTLE FOR MINIMUM 5-NIGHT STAY***
( Free pick up is only available between 7am-8.30pm)
Go to the ' Blue Wall Meeting Point ' inside the arrival hall which is next to gate B, to meet the ' AlexSydney Shuttle Bus ' crew. It departs every half an hour between 7am -9pm, or ring them on 9661 1170 to pick you up.
Just tell the driver to drop you off at Boomerang Backpackers on William Street. Free for guests staying a minimum of 5 nights, otherwise the fare is $14.
FROM SYDNEY DOMESTIC AIRPORT:
*** FREE SHUTTLE FOR MINIMUM 5-NIGHT STAY***
( Free pick up is only available between 7am-9pm)
You will find the 'Sydney Shuttle Bus' crew at Baggage Carousel Number 5 inside the arrival halls. Please ring them on 9661 1170 to pick you up, as the shuttle does NOT have regular departure times! Operates between 7am - 9pm.
Just tell the driver to drop you off at Boomerang Backpackers on William Street. Free for guests staying a minimum of 5 nights, (otherwise the fare is $14).
DO NOT EVER PAY THE DRIVER!!
FROM SYDNEY CENTRAL TRAIN STATION:
Catch the train from Platform 24 to Kings Cross station. Take the Darlinghurst Road exit, turn right until you come to the large intersection at William Street (next to the Coca Cola sign). Turn right and walk downhill approx. 200m; we are on the opposite side of the road at number 141, near the corner of Bourke Street.
We are located just a 5 minute walk from Kings Cross Train Station. We are also a short stroll from the city centre with easy access to everything Sydney has to offer!
Kings Cross is the backpacking capital of Australia and you will be sure to meet like minded travelers and locals at the many various bars and clubs in the area.
We are located within walking distance from the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge and Royal Botanic gardens. Bondi Beach is also a short bus ride away.