Run by the venerable old YWCA, this spot attracts all kinds (and both sexes), from budget-conscious business travellers to families and young singles. Deluxe rooms, corporate and studio rooms are all en suite and come with TV, fridge and high-speed internet connection. Family rooms have three beds, while backpacker rooms sleep four. All are clean and contemporary and have basic furniture. Rates include continental or light breakfast; laundry facilities, a café and a kitchen round off the services. The location, just south of Hyde Park, is fantastic. Business centre. Internet (wireless). No smoking. Parking ($17.50). TV. CityRail Museum. Rates $35 dorm; $92-$142 double/twin. Rooms 121. Credit AmEx, MC, DC, V.