Located in Circular Quay - The Rocks, The Russell Hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Circular Quay and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like Sydney Opera House. This 30-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with 2 restaurants, free in-room WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. Located in central The Rocks, the hotel is also near Sydney Harbour Bridge and University of Sydney.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast. This hotel is home to 2 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Quench your thirst with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All of The Russell Hotel's 30 individually decorated rooms provide coffee makers, ceiling fans, and phones. Guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, and bathrobes. Ironing boards are also standard.

Property features

At The Russell Hotel, guests have access to a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and a library. If you drive, self parking is AUD 25 per night, or you can take advantage of the shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) for AUD 95 per vehicle one-way. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include laundry facilities and a garden.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Circular Quay and Sydney Opera House
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining

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. A complimentary breakfast is offered. 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) 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Library 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 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  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Russell Hotel offers 30 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and bathrobes. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

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 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

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.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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.

Fees

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

  • Russell Hotel The Rocks
  • Russell The Rocks

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

National Rating

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


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