Jolly Swagman Backpackers


27 Orwell Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia

GoodBased on 647 reviews


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Reviews for Jolly Swagman Backpackers

GoodBased on 647 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness7.5
  • Comfort7.3
  • Facilities7.1
  • Location8.6
  • Services7.5
  • Staff8.6
  • Value for money7.8
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About Jolly Swagman Backpackers

Jolly Swagman Backpackers is located amongst Sydney's well-known restaurants and eateries, just a brief stroll from Kings Cross Railway Station. It is moments from Kings Cross.

The hostel has...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

1.7 km

Location rating


Nearest airport

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Distance to airport

8.7 km







Free Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet (surcharge)


Pets not allowed


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+61 293 586 400

Amenities at Jolly Swagman Backpackers

Top Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


Reading light, Terrace/Patio, Linens, Fan, Safety deposit box, Grill, Fire extinguisher, Laundry facilities, Lift, Flat-screen TV, Shared bathroom, Shared kitchen, Shared lounge/TV area, Smoke alarms, Shared toilet, Shower, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, First-aid ki...


Library, Fishing, Board games/puzzles, Game room, Snorkelling, Evening entertainment, Bowling, Water sport facilities (on site)


Business centre, Car hire, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Concierge service, Entertainment staff, Grocery deliveries, Laundry service, Face masks for guests available, Key access, 24-hour security, Free airport shuttle

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Where is Jolly Swagman Backpackers

Most popular landmarks

Sydney Opera House1.9 km
Darling Harbour2.2 km
Star Casino2.8 km
Coogee Beach6.2 km
Manly Beach10.2 km
Sydney Olympic Park14.8 km

FAQs when booking at Jolly Swagman Backpackers

  • Is pricing at Jolly Swagman Backpackers comparable to 2 star hotels in Sydney?

    Nightly rates at Jolly Swagman Backpackers will generally be 65% cheaper than the average 2-stars hotel in Sydney. When staying at Jolly Swagman Backpackers, you should be prepared to pay about $34/night, which is considered to be a good deal in Sydney for a 2-stars hotel.

  • How close is Jolly Swagman Backpackers to Sydney Kingsford Smith?

    With no traffic, the 8.7 km drive between Jolly Swagman Backpackers and Sydney Kingsford Smith will generally only take about 10min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Jolly Swagman Backpackers?

    Getting from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Jolly Swagman Backpackers can be as easy as hiring a car at the airport’s car hire desk for, on average, $119/day in Sydney. Luckily, Jolly Swagman Backpackers has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Those not looking to hire a car while visiting Sydney can always take the shuttle from Sydney Kingsford Smith which is provided by Jolly Swagman Backpackers. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Jolly Swagman Backpackers guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Sydney.

  • How close is Jolly Swagman Backpackers from the Sydney city centre?

    Jolly Swagman Backpackers is just 0.5 km away from the centre of Haymarket, Sydney. From Jolly Swagman Backpackers you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Sydney Olympic Park.

  • What is the Jolly Swagman Backpackers phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +61 293 586 400 to talk to a Jolly Swagman Backpackers front desk representative.

  • Does Jolly Swagman Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Jolly Swagman Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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