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The Russell Boutique Hotel

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Room & Suite (396)
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#60 of 188 Hotels in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shared bathroom”(78 reviews)
“rooftop garden”(38 reviews)
“circular quay”(232 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Dry Cleaning
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
Pool
Airport Transportation
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
The Russell Hotel with just 29 delightfully different rooms is perfectly located for the Sydney visitor seeking a convenient and characterful base from which to explore this exciting city.Sydney is literally on your doorstep at the Russell with Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour and the...
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Location and contact
The Russell Hotel 143A George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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9.7 km to Kingsford Smith Airport
374 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.5 km from Sydney Harbour
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is small hotel in the middle of everything. Look at your booking,they tell you about rooms with shared restrooms, or there might be street and bar noises (which end before midnight), or other quirky items. Expect these things, you aren’t in a corporate chain...More

Thank Larissa L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel is in need of renovation especially the bathroom in the room we stayed in. The shower ran cold for ages and then when the hot water arrived it was difficult to regulate so it was either cold or red hot! The room wasn't...More

Thank CSHLichfield
Reviewed 1 week ago

A quick walk from Circular Quay train station means easy access from Sydney airport, and a quick walk to the ferries for a trip on beautiful Sydney Harbour. Our room was very comfortable and quiet. The complimentary breakfast is quite adequate to start the day....More

1  Thank Bronnie66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in the popular city suburb of The Rocks and only a 5 minute walk from Circular Quay Railway Station. Our room was cosy and well appointed with a comfortable bed, tea and coffee making facilities, a TV and a generous bathroom with...More

Thank _gemini1758
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent four nights at the Russell and thoroughly enjoyed my stay great location for all Sydney’s attractions very close to circular quay ferries and trains easy airport access great pub attached cannot hear the pub from rooms, staff friendly and helpful and an ok breakfast...More

Thank Andrew F
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (343)
Room & Suite (396)
Dining (23)
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Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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Questions & Answers
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Wendy S
31 May 2017|
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Response from WDSMarketing | Property representative |
Hi Wendy, you are not permitted to smoke inside any of our rooms. Our private rooftop terrace is a designated smoking area, or you can smoke outside the building in Globe Lane or on George Street. Thanks!
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LesleyR993
12 May 2017|
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Response from RussellHotelManager | Property representative |
Hello, We have two rooms withing the property that are suitable. They have a very large bathroom with no stairs to these rooms. The room type is called Standard Room with Ensuite Bathroom.
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Helen H
14 March 2017|
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Response from RussellHotelManager | Property representative |
Hello Helen, We have a Wilson Carpark located next door to the hotel at 155 George St. They offer our guests a rate of $25.00 overnight or 24 hours, single entry. There is no need to pre-book a space.
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Room Tips
"There are disabled rooms available, some rooms only have double beds"
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"Can't beat the location for the Opera House, zoo and walking about Sydney."
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"Check details on your booking site for accurate room description e.g. shared bathroom"
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"A great hotel without the expense"
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