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Abbey on King Backpackers Hostel, Sydney Suburbs

Start your Sydney adventure with us!

Sydney backpacker accommodation – a jewel in the crown. The Abbey on King in Newtown offers backpackers and budget minded travellers a friendly atmosphere and a clean, secure place to stay – a home away from home – ideally located for you to explore the sights and sounds of one of the worlds great cities. Cosmopolitan Newtown is only a few kilometres from the center of Sydney,

The Abbey is within walking distance of the city and a few short stops by bus or train to the grinding nightlife of Darling Harbour, Glebe, Oxford Street, the Rocks and of course the pubs and clubs in Sydney’s Central Business District (CBD). Just need to chill for a few days? King Street is full of cool cafes, bars, clubs, pubs and restaurants – the alternative entertainment mecca of Sydney.

For Pete and staff at The Abbey, your safety and security is our primary concern. The front entrance and all rooms in are equipped with a keycard door security system. For your convenience free lockers and safety deposit boxes are available. Our modern, 60 bed hostel is perfect for short or medium term accommodation and ideal for international students on their first trip to Sydney. Our accommodation complies with stringent NSW Government Fire, Health and Safety regulations

For your safety and protection, The Abbey is non smoking. Our facilities include:
24×7 access by security card; safe deposit boxes; payphone/fax; 24/7 cable TV lounge; storage lockers; disabled facilities.

Few hostels in Sydney can offer travellers easier or more convenient access to local transport, or to long distance or Countrylink trains and to Sydney’s domestic and international airports – all only a few kilometres from Newtown.

Freecall 1800 219 999 Australia wide

Accommodation Options

10 Bed Dormitory

10 bunk dorm

8 bed dormitory

8 bunk dorm

6 bed dormitory

6 bunk dorm

4 Bed Dormitory

4 bed dorm

2 Bed Room

2 single bed room



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Popular Activities

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  • Sightseeing
  • Nightlife
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