expedia

Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Overview of The Russell Hotel

Photo gallery

Featured image
Individually decorated, individually furnished, soundproofing
Individually decorated, individually furnished, soundproofing
Individually decorated, individually furnished, soundproofing
Individually decorated, individually furnished, soundproofing

The Russell Hotel

3 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Parking Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMuseum of Contemporary Art1 min walk
    Popular LocationSusannah Place Museum2 min walk
    Popular LocationSydney Visitors Information Centre3 min walk
    AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)23 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

  • Economy King/Twin (No Bathroom)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More details
  • Standard #23 - NYE

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details
  • Economy Double (No Bathroom)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 11 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More details
  • Classic Triple

    Room amenities

    • 23 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More details
  • Classic King/Twin

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 23 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details
  • Small Heritage Queen

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 11 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More details
  • Small Heritage Queen - NYE

    Room amenities

    • 11 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More details
  • Economy Single (No Bathroom)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 10 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More details
  • Superior King/Twin

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More details
  • Heritage Queen Room 23 (noise disturbance Thu-Sun until late)

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details
  • Heritage Queen

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More details
  • Classic Queen

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details

About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, The Russell Hotel is in the city centre and near a metro station. Museum of Contemporary Art and Sydney Observatory are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Circular Quay and Overseas Passenger Terminal. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Luna Park are not to be missed. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as sailing and other activities like whale watching. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Museum of Contemporary Art - 1 min walk
  • Susannah Place Museum - 2 min walk
  • Sydney Visitors Information Centre - 3 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 5 min walk
  • Sydney Observatory - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 3 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 8 min walk
  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The Push Bar – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Fortune of War – Serves lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.

About this property

The Russell Hotel

3-star Sydney hotel in Sydney Central Business District, walk to Circular Quay
2 restaurants, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are available at this hotel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, self parking and concierge services. All 30 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans and hairdryers.
The Russell Hotel offers 30 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and complimentary bathrobes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (AUD 25 per night)
  • Off-site parking available (AUD 25 per day)

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Children's games
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 7 days before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 45.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 45.0 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: AUD 25 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 25 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 45.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 45.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Russell Hotel The Rocks
Russell The Rocks
The Russell Hotel Hotel
The Russell Hotel The Rocks
The Russell Hotel Hotel The Rocks

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Russell Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Russell Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Russell Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Russell Hotel?
As of 6 Mar 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Russell Hotel on 9 Mar 2021 start from RM464, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Russell Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Russell Hotel?
Self-parking is available for AUD 25 per night.
What time is check-in at The Russell Hotel?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 11:30 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Russell Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is The Russell Hotel located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hotel is steps away from Circular Quay, Museum of Contemporary Art and Susannah Place Museum. Overseas Passenger Terminal and Sydney Observatory are also within 10 minutes. Sydney Circular Quay Station is only a 3-minute walk and Wynyard Station is 8 minutes.
4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 469 out of 991 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 394 out of 991 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 86 out of 991 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 29 out of 991 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 991 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Quaint, full of character. Excellent service and well portioned.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely clean room & super comfy bed. Not sure how the stay would be in the heat of summer without air con ... very friendly staff. Brilliant central location. Will definitely stay again
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Pub accommodation at its best - loads of character, friendly staff and fabulous food!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

Stay in the know with the Expedia app

Get real-time notifications, view your trip details and access mobile-only deals.

Text yourself a download link

By providing your number, you agree to receive a one-time automated text message with a link to get the app. Standard text message rates may apply.
Scan the QR code

Scan the QR code