The Maze Backpackers

417 Pitt Street, Sydney, Australia, Distance from city centre: 1.3km

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Rating: 67%from 11 reviews

  • 65%Atmosphere
  • 78%Staff
  • 69%Security
  • 56%Cleanliness
  • 81%Location
  • 63%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities
The hotel is an excellent location to all that Sydney city has to offer, just a 15 minute stroll away from Sydney Opera house and Sydney Harbour Bridge, we are round the corner from Darling harbour, Hyde Park and the Chinese garden of friendship.

We are minutes away from the bus and train station so you have the easiest transport to take you to some of Sydney's spectacular beaches such as Bondi, Coogee and Manly.

Maze Backpackers features simple private rooms with shared bathroom facilities.
Are common rooms include a games room, T.V room and a large dining area.
Luggage storage is are also available.

Free activities and daily events are regularly organised, which give you the opportunity to meet other travellers.

Maze Backpackers is surrounded by pubs, clubs and shops so you can go out on the town or shop till you drop.

Our friendly staff will make sure your stay is a positive experience that you wont forget in a hurry.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Non Smoking
  • Pool Table
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This 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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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Cancellations that occur with less than 24 hours’ notice, will be charged the first night of booking. Any bookings that are not cancelled and do not show up, will be charged the first night of booking as a “no show”, which in addition will automatically cancel the remainder of the booking

All credit card transaction will incur a 2.5% surcharge. There is a strict no-refund policy for in-house guests (guest already checked in).

A $20 key deposit is required from every guest and will be refunded to you upon check-out.

You must present valid photo ID (passport or driver license) to be able to check in. Failure to present valid documents will result in denied check-in with no refund.

Please note: if booking more than one person into a dorm room we cannot guarantee you will be in the same room. We’ll try our best!

New Year’s & Christmas Reservations: Reservations are to be secured by prepayment or guaranteed by credit card. All reservations booked by credit card will be charged in full between 1st November and 30th November 2013. Credit cards which decline will have their reservations cancelled. There is a 10-day minimum stay over the Christmas/New Year’s period if arriving between the 23nd December 2013 and the 6th January 2014. No changes will be accepted for Christmas & New Year’s bookings after the 1st November. Cancellations after the 1st November 2013 (and before arrival date) will incur a penalty equal to that of your accommodation. No refunds will be given.

Other bookings Cancellations that occur with less than 7 days’ notice during Peak Periods will incur a fee of 50% of the total booking. (See above for Christmas and New Year’s Terms & Conditions) Peak Period includes: Australia Day, Mardi Gras, Easter, Christmas and New Year’s

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If arriving at Sydney International or Domestic Airport, call us on arrival for our free airport pick-up! Please note that pick-up is only free if you're staying with us for three nights or more. Service available from 6am to 7.30pm.

If coming from Central Station, we are simply two blocks down Pitt St (a quick three-minute walk).

Located Near

The Maze is Sydney's most centrally located hostel! We are just walking distance to charming Chinatown, dazzling Darling Harbour, Pitt Street Mall and shops, Circular Quay, the Opera House, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks, beautiful Botanical Gardens, trendy Oxford Street shops, cafes, clubs and bars, Kings Cross (the infamous Red Light District), the ferry to Manly and Zoo and local art galleries and museums.

We're just three minutes to Central railway station and interstate bus terminals. From here it's 20 minutes to Bondi Beach.

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