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

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

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

The Castlereagh Hotel boasts major positioning at a close distance to Harbour Bridge, St. Mary's Cathedral and Sydney Harbour offering 82 rooms with a great view over the city. Featuring art deco architecture, the hotel was renovated in 2004.

Conveniently located in Sydney CBD district, overlooking Hyde Park and Darling Harbour. Pitt Street Mall, Capitol Theatre and Royal Botanic Gardens are within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Shopping centers, boutiques and markets are situated next to the hotel.

The hotel lies within a 5-minute walk of St James train station. Due to its location 10 km from Kingsford Smith airport, it will take about 10 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

This elegant property features exquisite guestrooms fitted with free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, TV, an in-room safe and an iron with ironing board. They provide bathrooms with a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:00 till 09:00. A fine selection of Chinese dishes is served at the lounge restaurant. Guests can savor tea and coffee in the café bar.

Services

Business travelers can avail of a meeting room and a copier offered 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
  • Late 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 view

  • City view

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. 

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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
    220 m
  • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
    420 m
Parks
  • Hyde Park
    170 m
Beaches
  • iVenture Card Australia
    290 m
  • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
    640 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

Boutique Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
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The Castlereagh Standard Double RoomThe Castlereagh Standard Double RoomThe Castlereagh Standard Double Room Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Queen-size bed
Size: 11 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double room

Room facilities
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    Bed type: King-size bed
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      Two-Room Junior Suite
      Bed type: Queen-size bed
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      • Air conditioning
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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 or Queen-size bed and Single bed or 2 Queen-size beds
        Size: 18 m²
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Double room

        Room facilities
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          Executive Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed
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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
              220 m
            • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
              420 m
            Parks
            • Hyde Park
              170 m
            Beaches
            • iVenture Card Australia
              290 m
            • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
              640 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  10.30 am
            • Number of floors:
              11
            • Number of rooms:
              82

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Design Hotels in Australia

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            The Castlereagh Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            Popular areas

            • Martin Place - 500 m
            • Crown St - 600 m
            • Australia Square - 800 m
            • Oxford Street Sydney - 800 m
            • Cockle Bay - 800 m
            • Darling Harbour Sydney - 800 m

            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
            • Harbourside Shopping Centre - 900 m
            • Market City - 900 m

            Stadiums

            • Qantas Credit Union Arena - 800 m

            Museums

            • Australian Museum - 300 m

            Parks

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

            Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

            • Sydney Wildlife World - 700 m

            Theaters

            • IMAX Theatre - 600 m

            Local attractions

            • Sydney Observatory - 1.5 km
              1003 Upper Fort Street, Sydney
            • Sydney Opera House - 1.8 km
              Level 2, Suite 203, 227 Collins St. 329 Clayton Road, Sydney
            • Opera Australia - 1.7 km
              480 Elizabeth St, Sydney
            • The Rocks Discovery Museum - 1.6 km
              Kendall Lane, The Rocks, Sydney
            • Garrison Church - 1.6 km
              Argyle and Lower Fort Streets, Sydney

            Near the hotel

            • Great Synagogue - 0 m
              166 Castlereagh Street, Sydney
            • Archibald Fountain - 180 m
              Hyde Park, Sydney
            • iVenture Card Australia - 290 m
              191 Harbourside Shopping Centre Darling Harbour Sydney, New South Wales 2000Australia
            • The Strand Arcade - 420 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 - 380 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

            • Tetsuya's - 440 m

              Address: 529 Kent Street
              Phone: 61 2 9267 2900

              85% likes this, based on 518 reviews
              Cuisine: Asian fusion
              Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 579

            • Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe - 480 m

              Address: 201 Clarence St
              Phone: +612 9262 3303

              75% likes this, based on 78 reviews
              Cuisine: Australian
              Price Range: CAD 50 - CAD 50

            • Pendolino - 420 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 34 - CAD 77

            • 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 68

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

            Hotel Awards

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            The Castlereagh Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Castlereagh

            Average guest rating

            7.4out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 261 reviews

            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
              220 m
            • Pendolino (cuisine: Italian)
              420 m
            Parks
            • Hyde Park
              170 m
            Beaches
            • iVenture Card Australia
              290 m
            • Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
              640 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