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The Sydney Declaration is a position statement drafted by WYSE Travel Confederation accommodation members. It seeks to reset the relationship between hostels and online distributors, calling for a fairer playing field. All those who sign the Declaration will be listed online with their Organisation name and the name of the person who signed on behalf of the organisation.



Organisation nameCountry
Milhouse HostelArgentina
Nomads World Hotels & Base BackpackersAustralia
YHA AustraliaAustralia
Les Auberges de Jeunesse asblBelgium
Vlaamse Jeugdherbergen (VJH)Belgium
Hostelling International BoliviaBolivia
YWCA Hotel VancouverCanada
HI CanadaCanada
HI ChileChile
YHA ChinaChina
Independent Hostels of Germany e.V.Germany
HI Munich Park HostelGermany
MEININGER HotelsGermany
Hong Kong Youth Hostels AssociationHong Kong
Independent Holiday Hostel Association of IrelandIreland
Tiberias HostelIsrael
Abraham HostelsIsrael
Lebanese Youth Hostels FederationLebanon
Hans BrinkerNetherlands
WOW AmsterdamNetherlands
YHA New ZealandNew Zealand
Hostelling International SloveniaSlovenia
Once in Cape TownSouth Africa
Korea Youth Hostels AssociationSouth Korea
Agora BCNSpain
REAJ. Red Española de Albergues JuvenilesSpain
Hostelling InternationalUnited Kingdom
Clink HostelsUnited Kingdom
Astor HostelsUnited Kingdom
Hostelling International Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom
Britannia Student Services LtdUnited Kingdom
SafestayUnited Kingdom
92Y ResidenceUnited States
Hostelling International USAUnited States
YHA England & WalesUnited Kingdom
Hotel PlazaItaly
CabanaCopa & Mango Tree HostelBrazil
Swiss Youth HostelsSwitzerland
Wombat's HostelsAustria
Agoo HostelGhana
Finnish Hostel Association Finland
Atlantic Point BackpackersSouth Africa
George BackpackersSouth Africa
Afrovibe ExperiencesSouth Africa
Freehand HotelsUnited States
Amakaya BackpackersSouth Africa
The BackpackSouth Africa
Labyrinth Hostel WeimarGermany
Hostel Lollis HomestayGermany
Brickstone Hostel Ulm/Neu-UlmGermany
Salzquartier - Hostel LüneburgGermany
Steffis HostelGermany
Sleepy Lion Hostel LeipzigGermany
Sunflower Hostel BerlinGermany
Max Hostel BonnGermany
Heart of Gold Hostel BerlinGermany
Sleep - StationGermany
Eastern Comfort HostelboatGermany
St Christopher's InnsUnited Kingdom
Wish U Were Here Lodge and BackpackersSouth Africa
Independent Hostels UKUnited Kingdom
Piggery Poke HostelUnited Kingdom