sydney’s best backpackers’ accommodation

wake up! is backpackers’ accommodation with a difference! this sydney hostel is fresh, modern and the hub of backpacker activity, right in the heart of the city and just across the road from sydney central station.

wake up! to a great sydney hostel

wake up! is more than just another sydney hostel. we offer modern backpackers’ accommodation and outstanding services in one of the best cities on earth! whether you are a budget-conscious traveller or after a little luxury, wake up! has it all.


  • monday

    FREE guided city tour, leaving at 11.00am Side Bar’s biggest night of the week

  • tuesday

    Trivia night from 7.00pm. $100 bar tab and lots of free drinks up for grabs. Live music 9.00pm ‘til late

  • wednesday

    11.00am FREE guided coastal beach walk from Coogee to Bondi. MASSIVE live band on from 9.00pm

  • thursday

    3.00pm Football game in the park! FREE BBQ for all Wake Up! guests at 7.00pm FREE pool comp from 8.00pm

  • friday

    11.00am FREE guided city orientation tour! Live music from 8.30pm

  • saturday

    Celebrate with the Ramschackle crew!

  • sunday

    Sunday Roast (includes a free drink!) Killer pool competition at 8.00pm and LIVE music from 9.00pm in Side Bar

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Please note that unfortunately we don't have facilities suitable for children. We can only accept guests over the age of 18.