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Westend backpackers hostel Sydney Australia

Welcome to Sydney’s best located hostel … Nomads Westend is 13 floors of fun, comfortable accommodation, a rocking 7 day / nightly party planner and so much more…

Backpackers welcome to the Legend that is Westend…

We accommodate all, from our legendary 32 bed dorm otherwise known as The Church, to our 4 to 6 shared mixed and female dorms we promise to look after all of your sleeping needs…. If you fancy a little more privacy then we are here to help. With our cosy double/triple and family rooms you couldn’t ask for more…But wait, all dorms have their own private bathrooms, linen is provided and air conditioning in all…..

Legendary I hear you say…

Nomads Westend will ensure you have an awesome time from beach days to Bondi, nights out partying with over 300 backpackers and discounts in selected bars, you really will never want to leave…

Our promise to you is to make a memory, one that you look back on, smile and know that Westend was and always will be the most legendary backpackers in the most amazing city in the world, our beautiful Sydney…

Mad Travel Dream Team at Westend

January 5, 2014
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Here at Nomads Sydney we aim to ensure that all aspects of the customers’ expectations are rocked beyond belief because that’s how we roll! So let me introduce you to part of the rocking Dream Team – Our Mad Travel Experts! Jamie aka Travel Guru, Millie aka Job Centre Pro and Jonny aka man in [...]

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The Holidays are Coming…

December 10, 2013
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Holidays are coming, holidays are coming… ’tis the season and my oh my do Nomads have lots of fun, festivity and cheer in store for you. So Christmas is round the corner and I know what you’re thinking… “it’s not going to be the same”, “Where am I going to hang my stocking?” and most [...]

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Tonight! Spooky Times Ahead

October 29, 2013
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“This is Halloween, this is Halloween”, the lyrics sung by the man… or bones that taught all us 90′s kids that Halloween, ghouls and goblins were not to be feared but celebrated in all it’s trick or treating, fake bloodiness, horrifying glory. Thank you Tim Burton for creating “The Nightmare Before Christmas” which taught us [...]

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The Party Never Stops at Westend…

October 22, 2013
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Here at our Sydney hostel, Westend backpackers, we never want the party to stop so with our gorgeous events coordinator Vanessa leaving us to continue on with her travels we welcome the LEGEND that is Barry! Barry is the main man around town. You will never meet a happier guy anywhere! He loves to entertain [...]

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Sydney you rock my world…

October 20, 2013
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One month ago I arrived in one of the most amazing cities in the world, Sydney. Although the goodbyes were hard at the airport in the Netherlands, I got a lot for it in return. When I first arrived at Sydney airport, it didn’t feel like I was at the other side of the world. The [...]

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Moving on up…

October 2, 2013
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Last week I wrote about the end of an era here at, the end of my reign of terror (as a hostel resident) here at Westend backpackers. Sadly we are now coming to the end of another era; we’re losing our brilliant, name challenged, Pennywise loving, General Manager. Sam is moving onto greener pastures; the waves [...]

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The end of an era!

September 25, 2013
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Well… it may have taken me six months, but I finally found the way out of Pitt Street, not that I was looking that hard, or even looking at all for that matter. Why would I? I was having the time of my life, and meeting the most amazing, albeit slightly alcohol dependent, whilst doing [...]

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