The Castlereagh Hotel - Sydney

169 Castlereagh Street | Sydney Cbd, Sydney, Australia, 2000  show map
 4 stars
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The Castlereagh Hotel - Sydney

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Editorial review:

This 83 room boutique hotel is an elegantly restored, heritage-listed property located in the heart of Sydney's commercial, retail and entertainment centers. It features a sandstone frontage and stunning heritage architecture which is accentuated by the elegant and luxurious furnishings. Holding a small but significant piece of Sydney's history, the building was the first reinforced concrete construction seen in Sydney and became the yardstick for all of the other buildings built in the 1920s. If you need money there is an ATM on the premises. Don’t miss the Cello's a la carte Restaurant, ReaghBar, and Castlereagh Lounge. The sleeping rooms have a luxurious and ultra comfortable décor.

Overview

Castlereagh is a 4-star property in Central Business district of Sydney close to boutiques, markets and a zoo. An example of original architecture, this hotel opened in 1927 and was fully restored in 2004.

Located in the center of Sydney, the hotel is steps away from Sydney Opera House, Belvoir Street Theatre and Sydney Theatre Company. Just 10 minutes from the center of Sydney.

Castlereagh is set close to a tower and an opera house as well as The Sydney Mint, The Cenotaph and Metro Theatre.

This hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of the Capitol Square MLR tram stop. Due to the hotel's central location, it will only take you a 10-minute drive to get to Kingsford Smith airport.

Rooms

All elegant guestrooms include Boutique Twin Room, Two-Room Junior Suite and Deluxe Triple Room that come with Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe, a minibar, LCD TV and ironing facilities. They provide bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. Chinese dishes are served in the garden restaurant. Tea can be savored in the coffee bar.

Services

Internet access, a conference room and a photocopier and such hotel facilities as a safe deposit box, a luggage storage and parking are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors   11.  Number of rooms   82.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate bedroom
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

169 Castlereagh Street | Sydney Cbd, Sydney, Australia, 2000

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City Center
  • Sydney
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Town Hall station
    300 m
  • Museum Station
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Workshop Espresso (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
    220 m
  • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
    400 m
Parks
  • Hyde Park
    170 m
Beaches
  • iVenture Card Australia
    280 m
  • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    82

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Rooms and availability

The Castlereagh Standard Twin RoomThe Castlereagh Standard Twin RoomThe Castlereagh Standard Twin RoomThe Castlereagh Standard Twin Room
Standard Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 11m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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    Two-Room Junior Suite
    Bed type: Queen Size bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
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    Double Room

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      The Castlereagh Deluxe Double RoomThe Castlereagh Deluxe Double RoomThe Castlereagh Deluxe Double Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Queen Size bed
      Size: 18m2
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Room facilities
        The Castlereagh Executive SuiteThe Castlereagh Executive SuiteThe Castlereagh Executive Suite
        Executive Suite
        Bed type: King Size bed
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
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          How to reach hotel

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          Hotel Address:

          169 Castlereagh Street | Sydney Cbd, Sydney, Australia, 2000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Sydney
            500 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Town Hall station
            300 m
          • Museum Station
            400 m
          Restaurants
          • Workshop Espresso (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
            220 m
          • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
            400 m
          Parks
          • Hyde Park
            170 m
          Beaches
          • iVenture Card Australia
            280 m
          • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
            650 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  10.30 am
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            82

          Hotel Awards

          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSydneyThe Castlereagh

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Australia

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          The Castlereagh Location

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          Tourist attractions

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          Places of interest

          • St Mary's Catholic Cathedral - 300 m
          • Town Hall - 300 m
          • Old Supreme Court Building - 300 m
          • The Sydney Mint - 500 m
          • NSW Parliament House - 600 m

          Train stations

          Shopping areas

          • Galeries Victoria - 100 m
          • Pitt Street Mall - 300 m
          • Market City - 900 m
          • Harbourside Shopping Centre - 900 m

          Stadiums

          • Qantas Credit Union Arena - 800 m

          Museums

          Parks

          • Hyde Park - 200 m
          • The Domain - 700 m
          • Chinese Garden of Friendship - 700 m
          • Chinese Friendship Garden - 700 m

          Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

          • Sydney Wildlife World - 700 m

          Theaters

          • IMAX Theatre - 600 m

          Local Attractions

          • The Rocks Discovery Museum - 1.6km
            Kendall Lane, The Rocks, Sydney
          • Garrison Church - 1.6km
            Argyle and Lower Fort Streets, Sydney
          • Woolloomooloo Wharf - 1.8km
            Sydney, New South WalesAustralia
          • Sydney Opera House - 1.8km
            Level 2, Suite 203, 227 Collins St. 329 Clayton Road, Sydney
          • Opera Australia - 1.7km
            480 Elizabeth St, Sydney

          Near the hotel

          • Great Synagogue - 20 m
            166 Castlereagh Street, Sydney
          • Archibald Fountain - 180 m
            Hyde Park, Sydney
          • iVenture Card Australia - 280 m
            191 Harbourside Shopping Centre Darling Harbour Sydney, New South Wales 2000Australia
          • The Strand Arcade - 400 m
            412-414 George Street, Sydney
          • Hyde Park - 170 m
            Macquarie St, Sydney
          • Sydney Town Hall - 240 m
            483 George and Druitt Streets, Sydney
          • Australian Museum - 390 m
            6 College St, Sydney

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Workshop Espresso - 220 m

            Address: 500 George Street
            Phone: 02 9264 8836

            86% likes this, based on 45 reviews
            Cuisine: Coffee Shop

          • Tetsuya's - 450 m

            Address: 529 Kent Street
            Phone: 61 2 9267 2900

            85% likes this, based on 518 reviews
            Cuisine: Seafood, Asian fusion
            Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 573

          • Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe - 470 m

            Address: 201 Clarence St
            Phone: +612 9262 3303

            75% likes this, based on 78 reviews
            Cuisine: Australian
            Price Range: CAD 49 - CAD 49

          • Pendolino - 400 m

            Address: Shop 100-1-2, Level 2, 412-414 George St
            Phone: 02 9231 6117

            77% likes this, based on 265 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 76

          • Medusa Greek Taverna - 470 m

            Address: 2 Market Street
            Phone: 02 9267 0799

            83% likes this, based on 269 reviews
            Cuisine: Greek
            Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 67

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  10.30 am
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            82

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          The Castlereagh Reviews

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          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Convenient to shops, theatres and restaurants.

            Nothing that comes to mind.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Central to all the sites and easy to get too.

            Too formal did not know that it was part of the masonic. Room very small. No window view at all but that was to be expected. A little to formal for my liking

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Stayed 2 nights (16-16 May) and was impressed with the hotel's decor. The room was not large but well furnished for our stay. The bed was a bit hard yet we slept well. A very good location. Will recommend.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Location fantastic. Friendly and helpful staff. Liked that you needed a room key to access the lift to your floor.(even if it was reeeeeealy slow). Good sized rooms and nice reception waiting area.

            The room was the most dreary and depressing I have ever stayed in. No natural light at all and poor room lighting. Bathroom so small you needed to dry yourself in the large shower. Beds comfy but would be nice to have at least king singles and a bit more length - thank goodness I am not 6 foot.

          • Single
            8.2

            The decor was lovely but the bathroom could do with a refurbishment

            The bathroom

          • Couple
            7.4

            Conveniently placed, very clean, friendly staff.

            Room service should be open for longer.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Beautiful old style hotel, right in city centre. Very central to everything. Very nice continental breakfast at extra cost of $15, very reasonable with very friendly staff. All hotel staff very nice. Always stay at this hotel when in Sydney and always will

            No iron & ironing board in room

          • Single
            6.2

            Helpful staff

            poor lighting in the room and lack of TV chanels

          • Older travelers
            4.6

            Good location.

            Our room was dark,with one tiny window which you could not see out of as it had opaque glass.So you had no idea what the weather was like in the morning. A cockroach was on the wall. The bathroom was tiny and had a sliding door that didn't close properly.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Very pleasant and polite staff. Nice bar facilities at good prices. Good location.

            We thought the room was a bit on the small size for the price, but it is in a very central position.

          • Group of friends
            6.2

            Location is the main advantage of this hotel. The room was clean and quiet and the air conditioning efficient.

            The lighting was very poor and the bathroom completely basic, looked like a 2 stars hotel room.

          • Single
            5.4

            the location was the best for me.

            the bar closed too early, 8:30pm! the early morning wake up call by the maintenance that was happening and the building site next door.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Hotel is in centre of city and beautiful room.

            Door of bathroom isn't tight and air condition looks like no effect.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            The location was fantastic as my Son who works in the office located on the corner of Elizabeth and Park Street made easy access when visiting me.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            It is a beautiful classic hotel in the centre CBD if you want heritage class and very central to everything in Sydney. The foyer & reception area is all marble and the staff are so friendly. The rooms are heritage with old world charm, so different from modern decor and you have your own airconditioning control. The continental breakfast offered is an extra charge and so tasty. This was our 3rd time staying there and would stay there always

            would like iron and ironing board in each room

          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Castlereagh Hotel - Sydney Sydney location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          169 Castlereagh Street | Sydney Cbd, Sydney, Australia, 2000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Sydney
            500 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Town Hall station
            300 m
          • Museum Station
            400 m
          Restaurants
          • Workshop Espresso (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
            220 m
          • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
            400 m
          Parks
          • Hyde Park
            170 m
          Beaches
          • iVenture Card Australia
            280 m
          • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
            650 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  10.30 am
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            82

          Hotel Awards

          AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSydneyThe Castlereagh

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Australia

          Use Badge

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