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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was nice, bed was comfy, hotel in a really convenient spot. First shower was cold, they offered nothing to make up for this. lift was out of order and had to pay double parking due to hotel staff lack of communication.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Ultimo is a very comfortable and well located small hotel. The staff very friendly and helpful. The lift is being renovated at present but there was plenty of assistance to carry bags if needed. The room was great, very large and well renovated. The hallways can be noisey - timber floors. The location is great if you are going...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beds were super comfy and rooms were nice and clean. We had a roadside room which was very noisy, maybe ear plugs would of helped. Great location almost in the heart of china town and close to just about everything.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect stay. Comfortable and location wise. Staff are really nice, knowledgeable and helpful. The area is quite and peaceful. Definitely, I would not hesitate to book this hotel for my next trip to Sydney.

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Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were given a room above a karaoke lounge and on our 1st night be didn't get to sleep until 2am. The staff were very helpful and understanding though and moved us for the rest of our stay. So upon booking your room I would suggest that you request a room not above the karaoke lounge. The rooms were very...

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Newcastle
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Ultimo in Sydney is central to everything that you need. Not far to the shops or the train station. Value was very good for location and for quality, room was clean and well designed. Staff was friendly and helpful, no issues at all.

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Sydney
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the modern feel of the hotel and it was surprisingly very quiet given the location. I was having a night in the city with friends and they also enjoyed their experience at the Ultimo. Would definitely stay there again.

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Springfield, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic spot close to Central, Paddy's Markets, Darling Harbour and Chinatown. Clean, spacious family room with comfy beds. Brand new bathroom and excellwnt air con. The only negative was the lift was out of order.

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Molong, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ultimo Hotel has changed so much nice renovated rooms. Only thing I would say is that it should not be that expensive it was always the cheap and convienent place to stay. It is in such a great spot to access Chinatown Paddy's markets and Market City. Staff are friendly and helpful. Great job on the Reno's. And finally somewhere...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overall rating-- good hotel but cost is hgher Price- on the higher side but most of sydney hotels are expensive Comfort - bed was queen side and comfortable Location -- near central train station and next to Paddy market,china town.Also near main market areas of Sydney. I think the name was Aaron hotel which has changed now, It was under...

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi Vicky - thank you for this very thorough review. I hope we get to see you hack here again on your next exploration. Regards, Scott

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the window to Asian sweets and bakeries, there is something for all tastes. Paddy’s Markets is the largest flea market in Sydney where you can find souvenirs, clothing, gifts and fruit and vegetables at unbeatable prices. At night, Chinatown comes alive with entertainment including theatre, nightclubs and bars that are open until the early morning.
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Internet
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aarons Hotel Sydney Central which will be named as The Ultimo Hotel is currently undergoing renovation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ultimo

Address: 37 Ultimo Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Aarons Hotel Sydney)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Chinatown
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Room Service Wheelchair access
Price Range: $157 - $461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ultimo 4*
Number of rooms: 93
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Also Known As:
Aaron Hotel Sydney
Hotel Style:
#68 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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