We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Maze Backpackers

    417 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (103)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (9)
    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good25%
    • Average20%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible22%
    Travellers talk about
    “free pancakes” (14 reviews)
    “manager nick” (8 reviews)
    “goon pong” (8 reviews)
    Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    1.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    31 Dec.1 Jan.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Sydney hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b208c4eacd254eae882dab347b8c9ee2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":289123,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":31,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b208c4eacd254eae882dab347b8c9ee2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Maze Backpackers","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIyMDhjNGVhY2QyNTRlYWU4ODJkYWIzNDdiOGM5ZWUyIiwiQUlLIjoiYmM1MmMyMGM2MzU2NDhlNWI0NGJkZGJmN2I3MWZmZjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "31/12/2017", "checkOut": "01/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (725)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 576 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    When we first arrived at maze we were very nicely welcomed by the hostel manager (Nick) and his other member of staff. The kitchen and laundry facilities are very good. The kitchen is very spacious compared to what we were used to in other hostels...More

    1  Thank John H
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    the staff is amazing, welcoming and helpfull! the kitchen is so big and clean, but the bathroom and carpet really are so old and it need urgently an updating! :S otherwise, the hostel is pretty good!, it give you free food 4 times a week...More

    1  Thank Lau C
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I spent two nights here. The central location is great for getting around Sydney. The windows worked which meant you could get air into the room. The bed was fine. Be aware there is no lift so if you have a suitcase be prepared to...More

    1  Thank Bruce M
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Had a wonderful time- met more people than I expected and enjoyed the free food and drinks. #wheresmyiron. I got quite a bit of value for money. #weloveuna. Every night there were deals for somewhere nearby and not including the drinks; there were discounts at...More

    Thank Conan G
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've stayed in this Hostel for a long time, and that's not without reason. It's a great social place to meet people from all over the world and also a great place to stay if you're working, because of the location. The staff is friendly,...More

    1  Thank Céline E
    Meriton Suites Campbell Street, Sydney
    5,734 reviews
    #9 of 181 hotels in Sydney
    0.1 km
     
    Hilton Sydney
    4,641 reviews
    #42 of 181 hotels in Sydney
    0.7 km
     
    Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central
    1,158 reviews
    #92 of 181 hotels in Sydney
    0.09 km
     
    Ibis Sydney World Square
    1,901 reviews
    #99 of 181 hotels in Sydney
    0.07 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 43 - USD 81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 204
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Ctrip TA, Hotwire, getaroom.com, Cancelon, HotelQuickly and TripOnline SA so you can book your Maze Backpackers reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Sydney
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (103)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (82)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 181 hotels in Sydney
    Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central
    1,158 reviews
    .09 km away
     
    Meriton Suites Campbell Street, Sydney
    5,734 reviews
    .13 km away
     
    Ibis Sydney World Square
    1,901 reviews
    .07 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Encasa Restaurant
    404 reviews
    .02 km away
    Green Peppercorn
    133 reviews
    .06 km away
    Masala Bowl
    124 reviews
    .10 km away
    Capital Thai Restaurant & Cocktail Bar
    121 reviews
    .10 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Capitol Theatre
    528 reviews
    .15 km away
    World Square Shopping Centre
    28 reviews
    .14 km away
    Thai Town
    15 reviews
    .11 km away
    St Peter Julian's Church
    11 reviews
    .15 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Jasmine W
    8 October 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Cam M |
    Just grab a taxi or airport shuttle. Shuttle will be cheaper by about $10, and can be easily found at the exit at arrivals. Taxi is more convenient and will cost roughly $30 to Pitt St in the CBD.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "The shared room we had was fine."
    Read review
    "single or double room is better"
    Read review
    "Don't stay if you think it is a hotel - IT IS NOT, it's for lighthearted travellers"
    Read review
    "For a good nights sleep, choose a different accommodation."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing