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Blue Mountains YHA
207 Katoomba Street
Phone: (+612) 4782 1416
Fax: (+612) 4782 6203
Manager: Bronwen Johnston
Reception Hours: Sunday - Thursday: 8am - 8pmFriday & Saturday: 8am - 9pm
Check-in from 2pm.
650 metres to station. Hourly trains to/from Sydney. From the station, walk down Katoomba Street to the YHA which is on the right hand side, just past Aldi supermarket.
Many package tours stay overnight at Blue Mountains YHA.
Late arrivals accepted - please contact us prior to arrival for security door code
*Suitable for groups. Group information pack available on the group enquiry page.
Very comfortable and clean
Simon B. (December 2013)
The best YHA we had visited in Oz & NZ. Great facilities to relax both in & outdoors. The entertainment night is a great idea and should be introduced to more hostels. The information provided by the hostel on things to do and see was excellent and r...
Lynn C. (December 2013)
great place, excellent staff, a must to on your list. been there 4 times this year. Just gets better
Peter B. (December 2013)
Fabulous hostel!! Great experience!
Mary W. (December 2013)
Great staff, very clean. I would stay there again.
Kathy A. (November 2013)
Great advice re where to eat. Kitchen facilities very clean and well maintained.
Gwenith H. (November 2013)
Best hostel I have ever stayed at. Great location, great staff, wish I had been able to stay longer
Craig R. (November 2013)
Bien situé, propre et non bruyant
Martine T. (November 2013)
Convenient location, good facilities.
Allana S. (November 2013)
Great location. Very helpful service.
David M. (November 2013)
Stay at this award-winning Blue Mountains YHA hostel and enjoy the log fire, cosy warm rooms (many with ensuite), great kitchen and fast internet. Located in the heart of Katoomba, Blue Mountains - the adventure capital of NSW, this YHA is ideal accommodation for backpackers.
Housed in a beautifully restored National Trust building, the hostel is close to breathtaking national parks and bush landscapes of Leura, Echo Point and Three Sisters.
Save with YHA discounts on heaps of activities, tours and attractions from the hostel.
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival.
Escape to the Blue Mountains and explore this World Heritage area that is famous for its scenery, bushwalking and adventure activities. Try abseiling, canyoning, mountain biking, Jenolan Caves tour (tours depart Katoomba 9.45am) or just enjoy the local pubs and cafes. This historic art deco building (see history below) is cosy and friendly, complete with log fire, warm rooms (many ensuite), kitchen and more.
High & Wild Mountain Adventures
Blue Mountains History (315kb, PDF)
Live music in local venues (Wed-Sun) close to the hostel, Backpacker nights and Night Walks available.
Blue Mountains - Hawkesbury Heights is 40 km E
Sydney Central is 120 km E
Sydney Harbour is 120km E
100 metres to nearest food store
Bushwalking (hiking, trekking, rambling or walking) in the Blue Mountains is awesome and world class after all its a world heritage area however it can be dangerous follow national parks guidlines and during dry spells always keep alert for bush fires download the app fires near me NSW for instant updates
Combine our 2 most popular packages and save money!
Get the adrenaline pumping on a full day abseiling adventure combined with two nights at the Blue Mountains YHA.
$10 off full day trips. $5 off half day trips.
Ph: 02 4782 6224
FREE Paddy Pallin club membership, entitling you to 10% off all purchases, and exclusive member sales of outdoor and travel clothing, footwear and equipment for 12 months. Excludes sale items.
Ph: 1800 805 398
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)