Bondi Beach Backpackers (Formerly Surfside Bondi Beach)  

35a Hall Street, Sydney, 2026  - show map

220 verified reviews

Hostel Overview

Just 2 minutes’ walk from Sydney’s famous Bondi Beach, Bondi Beach Backpackers offers dorm rooms and free use of surfboards, snorkelling equipment and body boards.

You can prepare a tasty meal in the fully equipped kitchen or relax with friends on the sundeck. There is a communal TV room with satellite channels and an on-site tour desk, which can arrange city tours and surfing lessons for you.

Guests can enjoy the day shopping in Bondi Junction, which is less than 10 minutes’ drive away. Kings Cross, Paddington, Sydney Football Stadium and Centennial Park are all within a 15-minute drive away. Sydney Airport is 30 minutes’ drive.

Each morning guests enjoy free cereal, coffee and tea. Milk is not included.

Formerly Bondi Beach Backpackers

Before January 2019 Bondi Beach Backpackers (Formerly Surfside Bondi Beach) was known as Bondi Beach Backpackers

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Facilities of Bondi Beach Backpackers (Formerly Surfside Bondi Beach)

Free parking, Parking

Canoeing, Cycling, Fishing, Golf course (within 3 km), Hiking, Horse riding, Snorkelling, Table tennis, Water park, Water sport facilities (on site)

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
BBQ facilities, Grocery deliveries, Vending machine (drinks), Vending machine (snacks)

Airport shuttle, Airport shuttle (surcharge), Shuttle service (surcharge)

Front-desk/reception area services
Currency exchange, Lockers, Luggage storage, Safety deposit box, Tour desk

Common areas
Games room, Garden, Library, Shared kitchen, Shared lounge/TV area, Sun terrace, Terrace

Entertainment and children services
Entertainment staff, Evening entertainment, Karaoke

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Laundry

Business facilities

Air conditioning, Designated smoking area, Family rooms, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

From 12:00 hours

Untill 11:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
A damage deposit of AUD 50 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property. Please note milk is not included for breakfast, only cereal.
If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Bondi Beach Backpackers in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.
Please note that Bondi Beach Backpackers does not accept payments with Diners Club credit cards.
Please note that there is a 2% charge when you pay with a Visa or Mastercard credit card.
Please note that there is a 4% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.
Please note for Christmas and New year bookings and bookings of 7 days or more the property will require a photo ID showing, matching ID (passport or Drivers licence and credit card used on the booking. This will match/verify you and your credit card to your booking.

Last updated: 11 Sep 2020 - Update now

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  • The Sebel Hawkesbury was excellent. Great friendly staff and excellent rooms. 11/10 Highly recommend this Hotel
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