Sydney Harbour YHA – Other Facilities

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Other Facilities

Restaurants & Bar Emergency
  • No restaurant within the hostel, however there is a café as part of Reception and the kitchen is open plan – but no knee space under the sink. The hostel is close to two pubs and restaurants in The Rocks.
  • There is a documented Emergency procedure.
  • The Emergency warning system comprises Audio and visual alarms.
  • The Emergency alarms are located in all rooms and public places.
Respiratory and Other Sensitivity Swimming Pool – NA
  • Management pursues a smoke, chemical and toxin-free environment. EcoLab cleaning products are used throughout the hostel.
  • Natural ventilation is a key feature of the building’s architecture. Most rooms open onto a central open space.
  • The hotel has minimal use of chemical pesticides, herbicides and toxic pest controls.
  • Please contact management in respect to specific information on its policy covering assistance animals. Guests with guide dogs are welcomed.

Photo of the interior atrium showing the archaelogical dig.

Photo: Building designed around natural ventilation. Note the archaeological dig.

Other Services  
  • Management fosters a “can do attitude” amongst staff and welcomes guests with disabilities.
  • Assistance hiring equipment is available.
  • While there is no swimming pool, the roof top is accessed via lift providing stunning views across the harbour to the Opera House and Bridge.

Photo showing the roof top deck with views to the Opera House and Bridge.

Photo: Courtesy YHA Ltd, view of the roof top deck, Harbour Bridge and Opera House.


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