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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star hotel, walk to Circular Quay


Located in the heart of The Rocks, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Museum of Contemporary Art and Circular Quay. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a rooftop terrace. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities.

Room Amenities

All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and ceiling fans. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hair dryers, and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This The Rocks hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and a garden. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Russell Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Library 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Year Built 1790 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast.

The Russell Wine Bar - This tapas bar serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Sailing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 1 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 30 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 95 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 25 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

National Rating

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

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