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Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel near University of Sydney


Located in the heart of Surry Hills, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Railway Square and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Sydney and Sydney Opera House. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a rooftop terrace are available at this hotel. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, tour/ticket assistance, and a front-desk safe.

Room Amenities

All rooms are individually decorated and offer WiFi and hair dryers. Guests will also find LCD TVs, refrigerators, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This Surry Hills hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a safe deposit box at the front desk.

Royal Exhibition Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Year Built 1870 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Total number of rooms - 13 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 5.00 AUD per day )

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Climate control 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Onsite venue - bistro.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 1 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Only service dogs are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 1 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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