Maze Backpackers

417 Pitt St, Sydney, NSW 02000 AU
View map Reservations: +61 3 9007 2407
1.5 Star property In Sydney (Sydney Central Business District)
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12/01/2022 - 12/02/2022
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Summary of verified reviews

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

96/100
214 reviews

Great location. Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping. Close to public transport and the train.

Service

88/100
243 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

Room

55/100
294 reviews

Rooms are large enough and clean enough, but with flawed maintenance and subpar beds. Decently-clean rooms with spacious bathrooms. Good kitchenette. Old rooms with complaints about the furniture, minibars, and A/C. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

52/100
183 reviews

Decently clean rooms and bathrooms. Moderately clean facilities.

Breakfast

35/100
9 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

WiFi

23/100
97 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 68/100 based on reviews from couples.

Affordable food. Spacious bathroom.

Location

96/100
60 reviews

Near city centre in a great location.

Service

91/100
49 reviews

Service is professional and friendly.

Room

55/100
76 reviews

Bathrooms are clean and room is moderately sized. Rooms are poorly maintained and cleaned, with poorly rated beds. Shower was ok. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

48/100
49 reviews

Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned. Moderately clean facilities.

WiFi

19/100
28 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 70/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Great shopping. Great reception.

Location

97/100
87 reviews

Great location. Good shopping and sightseeing. Close to public transport and the train.

Service

90/100
91 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

57/100
103 reviews

Fine room size and cleanliness. Rooms could use some maintenance and updating with subpar furniture and beds. Bathrooms are fine and very clean. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

52/100
55 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are pretty clean. Moderately clean facilities.

Breakfast

32/100
5 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

WiFi

15/100
41 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location. Fantastic service.

Location

91/100
10 reviews

Great location.

Service

85/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

56/100
7 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

49/100
10 reviews

Room needs to be improved. Decently clean rooms with okay bathrooms.

Comfort

44/100
6 reviews

More comfort would be nice.

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Friendly service.

Location

96/100
6 reviews

Great location.

Service

89/100
11 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

54/100
7 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

50/100
13 reviews

Room needs to be improved. Decently clean rooms with okay bathrooms.

Amenities

50/100
6 reviews

Ordinary amenities.

Comfort

45/100
6 reviews

More comfort would be nice.

WiFi

9/100
8 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

94/100
12 reviews

Great location.

Service

88/100
14 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

48/100
7 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Room

42/100
21 reviews

Guests complain about the rooms and subpar beds.

WiFi

9/100
9 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from couples.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Location

94/100
7 reviews

Great location.

Room

38/100
7 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 68/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

95/100
168 reviews

Great location. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Close to public transport and the train.

Service

87/100
190 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

57/100
211 reviews

Fine room size and cleanliness. Decently-clean rooms with spacious bathrooms. Rooms could use some maintenance and updating with subpar furniture and beds. Good kitchenette. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

54/100
139 reviews

Decently clean rooms and bathrooms. Moderately clean facilities.

Breakfast

41/100
5 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

WiFi

27/100
64 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 70/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Wonderful sightseeing. Great shopping.

Location

97/100
70 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Good shopping and sightseeing.

Service

91/100
77 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

59/100
82 reviews

Fine room size and cleanliness. Bathrooms are fine and very clean. Uncomfortable beds and old, poorly maintained rooms. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

52/100
44 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are pretty clean. Moderately clean facilities.

WiFi

17/100
30 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from couples.

Spacious bathroom. Near city centre.

Location

96/100
44 reviews

Near city centre in a great location.

Service

91/100
32 reviews

Friendly service.

Room

62/100
51 reviews

Decently clean rooms and bathrooms. Rooms are outdated and have beds described by guests as uncomfortable. Shower was ok. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

54/100
37 reviews

Decently clean rooms and bathrooms. Moderately clean facilities.

WiFi

21/100
19 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location. Fantastic service.

Location

90/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

86/100
6 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

55/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Room

47/100
5 reviews

Poor rooms with merely average bathrooms.

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Friendly service.

Location

96/100
5 reviews

Great location.

Service

89/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

53/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Amenities

50/100
6 reviews

Ordinary amenities.

Room

47/100
11 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

WiFi

9/100
5 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

96/100
6 reviews

Great location.

Service

86/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

Room

48/100
8 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Location

96/100
6 reviews

Great location.

Room

46/100
5 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 48/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

96/100
10 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
7 reviews

Fantastic service.

Food

67/100
5 reviews

Food is all right.

Cleanliness

45/100
11 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Room

33/100
18 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

WiFi

9/100
5 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from couples.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Service

90/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

Room

35/100
9 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Comfort

35/100
5 reviews

More comfort would be nice.

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Cleanliness

53/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Room

43/100
5 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hostel. Close to Chinatown. Located near shopping areas and the city center.

Location

96/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

89/100
14 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

59/100
13 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

58/100
17 reviews

Rooms are acceptably cleaned, but the beds are subpar. Bathrooms and room size are acceptable. Good kitchenette.

Comfort

49/100
13 reviews

Uncomfortable, noisy, average sized rooms with subpar beds.

WiFi

12/100
10 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from couples.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Service

90/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

Room

48/100
5 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

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Property description

With a stay at Maze Backpackers, you'll be centrally located in Sydney, within a 15-minute drive of Circular Quay and Sydney Opera House. This hostel is 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from Sydney Harbour Bridge and 4.6 mi (7.5 km) from Bondi Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 200 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

World Square Shopping Centre - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Capitol Theatre - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Market City - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Metro Theatre - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Chinatown Night Market - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Paddy's Market - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Hyde Park - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
University of Technology Sydney - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Sydney Town Hall - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Queen Victoria Building - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
QVB - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Crown Street - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Powerhouse Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Australian Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Westfield Shopping Centre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The preferred airport for Maze Backpackers is Sydney Airport (SYD) - 15.4 km / 9.5 mi

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities.

Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as a television in a common area.

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Wheelchair accessible ? no
  • Luggage storage
  • Airport transportation
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Coin laundry on site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Year Built - 1800
  • Total number of rooms - 200
  • Number of floors - 3
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Caters to adults only
  • No elevators
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Smoke-free property
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Surfing/bodyboarding nearby
  • Terrace

Airport & shuttle information

Is there an airport shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Pet friendly?

Pets not allowed

Misc. fees / Policies

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 20 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures