196 Glebe Point Road , Glebe , NSW 2037 , Australia View hotel location on the map
Centrally located in the heart of Glebe and adjacent to Darling Harbour and the City, the Haven Inn offers a wide choice of recently refurbished, fully serviced rooms and a comfortable and friendly environment to complement your stay. With easy access to public transport including trams and buses at the door, Sydney is at your doorstep, with the city centre just one kilometre away. There are many fine restaurants located close to the Haven Inn, and a diverse range of quality shops and markets nearby.
Enjoy first class hotel comfort and facilities next to Darling Harbour and the city at Glebe. Explore Sydney's "Eat Street" on fashionable Glebe Point Road. There's fabulous shopping or just relax at one of the many cafes and enjoy the passing parade!
The Haven Inn Sydney is a modern boutique style hotel located in fashionable
inner city Glebe, just 1km to the city and Darling Harbour.
With trams , taxis and buses at the door , all of Sydney's attractions including the Opera House, Circular Quay, The Rocks, Darling Harbour, Star City Casino, Chinatown, The Capital Theatre and Central Railway Station are just a few minutes away.
A regular bus service also operates directly from the hotel to Sydney's famous ocean beaches.
With an extensive refurbishment just completed, The Haven Inn superior rooms offer a deluxe level of comfort and facilities. All superior rooms are fully air-conditioned with work desks, comfortable seating,new remote control flat screen TVs, DVD, CD player, electronic safe and new bathrooms.
An internet kiosk is located in the foyer and high speed broadband is connected to all rooms.
A current and extensive library of DVD'S is available for your relaxation and enjoyment.
The minimum superior room size is a generous 25 square metres(300 square feet) and every superior room opens onto a balcony with pleasant views over the local area and its unique heritage architecture. Some rooms have spectacular views of the bridge and city skyline.
The large outdoor swimming pool is a great place to cool down, swim laps, sunbake around the pool or relax in the garden courtyard.
A variety of cafes in the local area provide a selection of hot breakfasts.
Discover the unique local area, stroll along the harbour's edge or wander along tree-lined Glebe Point Road, marvel at the federation style architecture, visit the numerous cafes and restaurants, local art and craft galleries, antique stores, music stores, famous bookstores and the historic sandstone campus of The University of Sydney.
Enjoy the short walk or catch Sydney's new Tram/Light Rail service to Darling Harbour.
Darling Harbour is one of the world's great waterfront destinations. With its spectacular harbour setting, Darling Harbour has many of Australia's key tourist attractions and it’s also a favourite place for Sydneysiders to spend their time relaxing and celebrating.
Must-see attractions at Darling Harbour include:
Sydney Aquarium - one of the largest in the world
Australian National Maritime Museum – free entry
Chinese Garden of Friendship
IMAX Theatre – catch a movie on the giant screen
Powerhouse Museum –Australian culture and history
Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cockle Bay Wharf and King Street Wharf – two of Sydney's favourite dining and entertainment destinations.
Darling Harbourside Shopping Centre – offers a unique shopping, dining and leisure experience.
Children's Activities at Darling Harbour include a Carousel,Galaxy World, Paddleboats, Mini Golf,
Vertigo and W.A. Jacobs the famous Toymaker.
Star City is located next to Darling Harbour and is New South Wales' only casino and Sydney's premier 24 hour entertainment facility and is located just a walk or tram ride from the hotel.
The Broadway shopping centre is the largest mall in Sydney City and is located at the end of Glebe Point Road, a short walk from the hotel. You will find many big name stores plus 120 specialty stores, a 12 cinema Hoyts complex plus a selection of intimate art-house cinemas.
The hotel, itself , is located conveniently within a shopping village that includes the Toxteth Hotel and Bistro (cold beer, great food and wine), an old fashioned milk bar, a supermarket and pharmacy, delicatesan and cafes, a delicious patisserie, a Bakers Delight, Thai, Chinese, Malaysian, Indian and Italian restaurants, a Japanese takeaway, a bbq chicken takeaway, gourmet fish cafe, and the famous Vallhalla Cinema.
Opposite the hotel is the City of Sydney Library. Browse amongst the huge selection of books, read the papers and magazines or use the extensive computer and internet facilities.
Sydney's world renowned fishmarket is a very short stroll away. An authentic fishermen's market, a working fishing port, wholesale fish market, fresh food retail market, food and beverage outlets,oyster bars and sushi restaurants, harbourside picnic tables and a seafood cooking school all provide visitors with an entertaining harbourside experience.
Just 300 metres from the hotel are The Harold Park and Wentworth Park Racetracks. Enjoy the excitement or novelty of harness racing or greyhound racing on Mondays, Tuesdays, Friday and Saturdays.Have a flutter and hopefully come away a winner! The Harold Park Licensed Club is one of Sydney's premier entertainment venues providing outstanding service in a relaxed, modern environment. The Club features live entertainment and exciting promotions with excellent prizes and give-aways. The Club's Menu offers a wide variety of tantalising meals and a large selection of beer and spirits plus first rate gaming facilities providing guests with access to the Club TAB, Club Keno, Bingo and regularly hosts special promotions with prizes. The club is open from 11am everyday till late.
Note: this hotel does not provide elevator access.
Check in from: 2:00 pm
Check out by: 11:00 am
High speed broadband access in all rooms, Internet Kiosk in foyer, fax,photocopying and all standard business facilities available. DVD and CD player in every room.
Location- 196 GLEBE POINT ROAD CNR WIGRAM ROAD
Glebe Point Road runs off Broadway (George Street), which is the main street that runs through the centre of Sydney city.
The hotel is located 1.5km south of the Sydney city CBD, 1km south of Darling Harbour and Chinatown, 500 metres north of The University of Sydney, and 7km north-west of Sydney Airport.
Transport from the airport- A taxi from the airport is approximately $30 and the airport bus operates a service to the hotel, however the bus is nearly as expensive as a taxi and is generally more expensive if there are 2 or more people travelling. The airport train also operates a service to Central Railway, which is very close. See Central below.
Driving from the airport- Will take approximately 20 minutes. Follow the City signs then turn left on Cleveland Street, right onto City Road, immediately left on Broadway and immediately right on Glebe Point Road.
Driving from the north- Follow the 'Bridge' signs and take the Harbour Bridge. Do not take the tunnel. On approach to the bridge follow the 'City Bridge' signs. Around the middle of the bridge you will see the 'City Western Suburbs' signs to follow. Towards the end of the bridge, and approaching the toll booths, you should be in the lanes that direct you towards freeway 4 and 5. After the tollbooths follow the 'Anzac Bridge' signs. Then take the turn off where the sign says 'Parramatta, Liverpool, Fish Market'.Thereafter follow the Glebe signs and take the Glebe turnoff.After turning off at the Glebe turn-off you will be on Pyrmont Bridge Road.
Continue to the second traffic lights and turn right on Glebe Point Road.Take the second on the left into Wigram Road and the first on the right into the lane behind the hotel where the car park is located.
Public Transport from City/Darling Harbour- A taxi is approximately $10-$15. The new Tram/Light Rail service departs Central Railway, then Capital Theatre, then Entertainment Centre, then Darling Harbour, then Star City, then Fish Markets, then Glebe. Buses 431, 433 or 434 travel directly to and from the hotel ,through the centre of the city along George Street.
Driving from the city - Take either Bridge Road from Pyrmont or George Street/Broadway from the city and in both cases turn right onto Glebe Point Road and drive 300 metres from Bridge Road and 1km from Broadway along Glebe Point Road until you get to the Haven Inn on the corner of Glebe Point and Wigram roads.
Transport from Central Railway - We would suggest a taxi which should be approximately $10 or the Light Rail/Tram which departs every 10 minutes from just outside the country trains concourse or buses 431, 433 or 434 from Railway Square right to the door.Ask the bus driver to drop you at the corner of Glebe Point Road and Wigram Road and you will straight away see the hotel.
If you require further directions, prior to your arrival please contact us on the phone number supplied on your booking confirmation and we will gladly assist.
On-site under cover secure parking available at an extra cost of $15 per night payable on arrival.
Enter the car park at the rear of the hotel by turning off Glebe Point Road into Wigram Rd then first right into Church lane.
Drive directly into the car park and park in any space and then proceed to reception.
The location of the hotel is so convenient that most guests find it easier to leave their car in the car park and take trams, buses, taxis or walk to the City, Opera House, Star City or Darling Harbour.