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Located in Sydney Central Business District, Maze Backpackers is within 2 miles (3 km) of popular attractions such as Sydney Opera House and University of Sydney. This 200-room hostel welcomes guests with conveniences like an arcade/game room, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk. Located in central Haymarket, the hostel is also near Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay.


All 200 rooms provide ceiling fans. Guests can expect to find WiFi. Bathrooms are shared.

Property features

A local mainstay since 1800, Maze Backpackers offers WiFi in public areas, an arcade/game room, and laundry facilities. Airport transportation is made easy with a shuttle from the airport to the hotel at scheduled times for AUD 12 per person one-way. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with luggage storage and tours/tickets. This smoke-free hostel also has a TV in a common area.


  • WiFi in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Maze Backpackers features tour/ticket assistance, an arcade/game room, and laundry facilities. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel at scheduled times is offered to guests.

Maze Backpackers is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 200 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1800 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 4 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 4 per 24-hour period )

Room Amenities

Maze Backpackers offers 200 accommodations with ceiling fans. This Haymarket hostel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Shared bathroom 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators


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. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 12 per person (one-way)
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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