Get an overview of this hotel5-star luxury hotel near University of Sydney

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

With a stay at The Old Clare Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Chippendale, steps from University of Technology Sydney and Railway Square.

This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Central Park and Paddy's Market.

Make yourself at home in one of the 62 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and bicycles to rent. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Old Clare Hotel features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, multilingual staff, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2015.

The Old Clare Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Year Built 1911 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Total number of rooms - 62 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Kensington Street Social - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Automata - This restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Silvereye - This fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

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

  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 75.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.
Only service animals are allowed

Fees

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 15 and AUD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 50 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking fee: AUD 50 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 75.00 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

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

We should mention

Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

National Rating

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


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