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

Situated near a tower and an opera house the 4-star Castlereagh boasts air-conditioned rooms overlooking the city. Featuring original architecture, Castlereagh was renovated in 2004.

The hotel is placed in the center of Sydney within 20-minute walk of Sydney Opera House, Sydney Entertainment Centre and St. Mary's Cathedral, next to boutiques and shopping centers as well as a harbour and a wildlife park. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Sydney city center.

A zoo, an aquarium and restaurants are only a few steps from the hotel.

Castlereagh can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Kingsford Smith airport.

Rooms

Castlereagh features 82 rooms across 11 floors. The hotel offers great views of Sydney Harbour and Darling Harbour. They provide bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served from 07:00 till 09:00. Guests can unwind in the garden restaurant, which serves exquisite Chinese cuisine. Guests can savor coffee and tea in the café bar.

Services

Corporate travelers can use internet connection, a conference room and a photocopier 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 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 (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

Boutique Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Double and 1 Single bed or Queen Size bed
Size: 11m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double room

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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 11m2
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    Triple room

    Room facilities
      Two-Room Junior Suite
      Bed type: Queen Size bed
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • 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 and Single
        Size: 18m2
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        Double room

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          Deluxe Triple Room
          Bed type: Triple
          Size: 18m2
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          Room facilities
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            Executive Suite
            Bed type: King Size bed
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Castlereagh Hotel - Sydney Sydney location
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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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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Sydney Town Hall - 200 m
              • Queen Victoria Building - 200 m
              • St Mary's cathedral - 400 m
              • Sydney Aquarium - 700 m

              Popular areas

              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

              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 hotelNear 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: GBP 0 - GBP 332

              • 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: GBP 28 - GBP 28

              • 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: GBP 19 - GBP 44

              • Medusa Greek Taverna - 470 m

                Address: 2 Market Street
                Phone: 02 9267 0799

                83% likes this, based on 269 reviews
                Cuisine: Greek
                Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 39

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

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              The Castlereagh Reviews

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

              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