While you are in the area, why not spend a few hours taking in surrounding areas like Haymarket, Newtown and Ashfield.
Sydney is world famous as the home of the Sydney Opera House. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle of the city.
Visitors to Marrickville, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, should head to the cultural attractions nearby. Discover the interactive and traditional museums and exhibit spaces Powerhouse Museum. Experience local and touring talent live on stage at the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket and IMAX Sydney.
If the sun is shining head outside and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Unwind and relax, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some sunshine at nearby the Blackwattle Bay Park in Glebe. There are some pleasant family parks, so take a picnic blanket to the Chinese Garden of Friendship.
If you like to grab a bargain, visit Harbourside, Market City and the Chinatown Night Market.
At the end of a day exploring the streets of Marrickville, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel, Mascot, the Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport, Mascot, and the Ibis Sydney Airport, Mascot.