Favorite amenities

Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Located in Sydney’s vibrant city centre in the entertainment district, The Great Southern Hotel is close to many exciting attractions such as Chinatown, Darling Harbor, the Central Business District, and Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centres. Paddy’s Market, fantastic restaurants, and exciting nightlife venues are within walking distance of the hotel. Nearby is the famous Sydney Opera House, the Rocks, and Sydney Harbour Bridge which you can reach with ease by using the handy and convenient city bus service. Established in 1854, The Great Southern Hotel is a 4 star heritage-listed hotel that has been renovated to retain it s historical value, yet offer modern amenities. In this beautiful and warm atmosphere, there is a wonderful restaurant where you can enjoy a buffet breakfast or tasty meal during the day, and a bar where you can end the day with a nightcap. Guests have use of a gym for workouts, and an internet kiosk for checking mail at anytime. For those here on business, a fully equipped conference room is available for your use. Other amenities include guest laundry and 24-hour reception services. Official Australia STAR Rating provided by AAA Tourism Pty Ltd AAA Tourism Pty Ltd assigns an official STAR Rating for accommodations in Australia. This Hotel property is rated 4-stars.

Great Southern Hotel - Sydney

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This Art Deco hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services.

Great Southern Hotel - Sydney is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 167 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 22 per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( AUD 22 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 22 per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( AUD 22 per 24-hour period )

Room Amenities

Great Southern Hotel - Sydney offers 167 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Televisions come with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

In-room wired and wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones.

  • Refrigerator 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

1903 - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast only.

Great Southern Bar - This pub serves lunch and dinner.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Please note on the day of booking the hotel will charge for the full cost of stay, including a credit card fee. The cost is non-refundable. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AUD 50 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

  • Great Southern Hotel
  • Hotel Great Southern
  • Great Southern
  • Great Southern Hotel Sydney
  • Great Hotel Sydney
  • Great Southern Sydney

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