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Macleay Hotel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of popular sights like Sydney Opera House and Circular Quay. This 90-room, 3.5-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. Located centrally in Potts Point, it's also close to Sydney Harbour Bridge and University of Sydney.


Enjoy a bite to eat at Billy Kwong, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service. Full breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.


The 90 air-conditioned rooms feature kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 68-cm LCD TVs with digital channels and DVD players. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Other standard amenities include iPod docks, minibars, and coffee makers.

Property features

At Macleay Hotel, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a rooftop terrace. If you drive, self parking is AUD 30 per night, or you can take advantage of the shuttle from the hotel to the airport at scheduled times for AUD 14 per person. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour business center, and a seasonal outdoor pool.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Macleay Hotel is in Sydney's Potts Point district, steps from Kings Cross restaurants, cafés, shops, and nightlife. A bus stop is across from the hotel, and the Kings Cross train station is a five-minute walk.

An outdoor pool is on site, and guests enjoy an on-site fitness facility. The hotel also offers a Chinese restaurant, a bar, a barbecue area, a DVD and book library, a 24-hour business center, technology support staff, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. The Hotel also offers a one-way airport shuttle service (surcharge). A washer/dryer is on each floor. Free Wi-Fi and wired Internet access is available in public areas.

Breakfast room service is provided by the Zinc Café.

The Macleay Hotel has designated areas for smoking. Secure self-parking is available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 90 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1965 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Macleay Hotel offers 90 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Beds feature premium bedding. 68-cm LCD televisions come with digital channels. Accommodations at this 3.5-star hotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include minibars and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • DVD player 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower only 
  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Stovetop 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

The hotel does has its own fine dining restaurant, Billy Kwong serving the Chinese cuisine, and there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:




Macleay Street Bistro

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

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.

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 8 and AUD 40 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 14 per person
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 8 (one way), (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • 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

  • Macleay Hotel
  • Macleay Hotel Potts Point
  • Macleay Potts Point
  • Macleay
  • Hotel Macleay Serviced Apartment
  • Macleay Serviced Apartment Sydney

We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

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

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