Excellent 8.2
Based on 127 reviews

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About The Russell Hotel

Description

A boutique-styled historical building built in 1887, The Russell Hotel is located near most of the things people come to Sydney to see. The Royal Botanical Gardens, the famous Circular Quay, the historic Rocks district, and the Sydney Harbor Bridge are all easily accessible from the front entrance of this quaint building. For an interesting day out that will certainly result in a story or two, be sure to check out BridgeClimb, where visitors actually climb the Sydney Harbor Bridge and are rewarded with stunning 360-degree views of the harbor and city. A world of restaurant and dining opportunities await just steps from the lobby. An out-of-the-ordinary accommodation, The Russell Hotel is a great find in a prime location.
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Features

Internet

  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Transportation

  • car park

Food & beverage

  • restaurant
  • bar

Pets

  • pets allowed

Cleaning services

  • laundry service

Guest services

  • luggage storage
  • newspapers
  • tours

On-site facilities

  • facilities for disabled guests
  • family room
  • garden
  • elevator
  • library
  • shops
  • smoking area
  • shared lounge/TV area

Health and security

  • safety deposit boxes

Business & money services

  • ATM

Languages Spoken

  • English
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Policies

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-3 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 3 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 1:00PM
Check-Out Until: 11:00AM
Distance from City Center: 1.Km
Distance to Airport: 15.Km
Internet Usage Fee: 5AUD
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 3
Number of Rooms : 29
Reception Open Until: 10:00PM
Time to Airport (Minutes): 30
Year Hotel Built: 1870
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Recent customer comments

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 8.4
  • Facilities 7.8
  • Location 9.7
  • Room Comfort/Standard 8.3
  • Service 8.0
  • Value for Money 7.5
  • Food/Dining 7.1

Ivy B.
Philippines
July 12, 2016
1st Time to stay in a Shared Bathroom Accommodation
So I am a bit adamant to book hotel rooms where I don't have my own Bath & Toilet Facilities but Accommodation prices in Sydney pushed me to do it! Compared to other hotels around Circular Quay, The Russell's Double room with Shared Baths was the cheapest. We got a room on the 2nd floor, above the bar but we barely hear any noise from downstairs. We had to share a bath and a toilet with 2 other rooms, plus the Hotel lobby staff but we never had to wait for our turn. We actually never saw the people in the other 2 rooms but we know they are there. The included breakfast was fabulous. there was bread, cereals, yoghurt & fruits. staff were nice and we always find chocolates on our pillows when we get back to our rooms. PS: our room did not have airconditioning and only had a ceiling fan. We stayed in late Spring where the days were quite hot. Luckily, it was comfortable at night.

Vaughan B.
Australia
May 16, 2016
Great
Our stay was enjoyable would love to come back again

Reimar Q.
Philippines
May 13, 2016
Fantastic Hotel
Great hotel to book if you are looking at exploring Sydney. Hotel amenities are superb(Molton Brown) products. Friendly receptionist as well. Only negative would be there is no airconditoner and noise at the bar last maybe until 10pm which is too late already if your tour the following day leaves at 7am and you came from a long flight

Alexander M.
Slovakia
March 20, 2016
Russell
Great location but poor hotel

Adrian B.
United Kingdom
March 14, 2016
great place
Wonderful location,nice bar,friendly staff

TONG Y.
Hong Kong
March 03, 2016
Overall value for money
Location, spacious rooms and nice old bulding
Rooms need more lights but overall pleasant

Hilton T.
Australia
January 23, 2016
The Russell steps back in time
Its character, its location - the Rocks, it's where we spent our wedding night 25 years ago
The lady at reception, Maxine, was positively delightful, so helpful and accommodating. The room was spacious and comfortable. There were no serious issues to speak of and the complimentary chocolates were a nice touch. All round, well done, we'll be back for our 50th!

Craig D.
United Kingdom
December 21, 2015
Nice stay at russell
Location , the bars are great, nice bathrooms
it was great really liked it lovely little place.

Frank S.
Australia
December 07, 2015
Weekend at the Russell
Location, location, location
Fine but noisy at night till 11pm.

Jonas H.
Sweden
December 03, 2015
Russel Hotel
Friendly staff, location, spacious rooms
Very good location ++++


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