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4.6 / 5Wonderful
305 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kensington Street
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Railway Square
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    University of Technology Sydney
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)
    11 min drive

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1800 781 504
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About this area

Chippendale

Located in Chippendale, The Old Clare Hotel is in the city center and near the airport. Paddy's Market and World Square Shopping Centre are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Gardens. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sydney Cricket Ground or Qudos Bank Arena. Our guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kensington Street - 1 min walk
  • Railway Square - 2 min walk
  • University of Technology Sydney - 3 min walk
  • Central Park - 3 min walk
  • White Rabbit - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Central Station - 8 min walk
  • Central Light Rail Station - 8 min walk
  • Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Clare Bar – Serves light fare daily, happy hour available.
  • Automata – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner on select days. Reservations required.
  • A1 – Café. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare daily.
  • The Rooftop at The Clare – Poolside rooftop bar. Serves light fare on select days.

About this property

The Old Clare Hotel

5-star luxury hotel, walk to Paddy's Market
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and 2 bars/lounges. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a poolside bar, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 62 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.
The Old Clare Hotel offers 62 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and espresso makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and hair dryers. Microwaves and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Valet parking: AUD 50.00 per night
Extended parking: AUD 60 per night

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:30 AM: AUD 10-35 per person
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Bicycle rentals
Fitness center
Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Baby bath
Dry cleaning service
In-room child care (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Microwave (on request)
Outdoor pool

Conveniences

Elevator
Front-desk safe
Library

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Business services

3 meeting rooms

Outdoors

Outdoor furniture
Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Towels

Entertainment

40-inch flat-screen TV
Cable channels

Food and drink

Champagne service
Electric kettle
Espresso maker
Microwave (on request)
Minibar

More

Desk
Free local calls
Free newspapers
In-room massage
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-friendly workspace
Phone
Safe
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 75.0 per night.

Payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

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 10 and AUD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 50.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking fee: AUD 60 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 75.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM.

Property is also known as

  • Old Clare Hotel Chippendale
  • Old Clare Hotel
  • Old Clare Chippendale
4.6

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
210
4 - Good
71
3 - Okay
15
2 - Mediocre
7
1 - Poor
2
4.7
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Excellent location that is close to restaurants, transport and shops. Awesome renovation of an historic building. Excellent interior design and a fantastic rooftop pool and bar.

Stayed 2 nights in Dec. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Real homely vibe, felt welcomed by staff - were easy with early check in and late check out. Rooms beautiful and surrounding area bustling

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

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