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The Ultimo

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#46 of 188 Hotels in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“courtyard room”(9 reviews)
“central station”(44 reviews)
“darling harbour”(62 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Rooftop Bar
4 Star Hotel
The Ultimo features modern accommodation in the vibrant Chinatown district. Constructed in 1911 as a key component in Haymarket’s transition to become Sydney’s fresh fruit market, the heritage-listed building is a reminder of Sydney’s bustling and vibrant commercial heritage which...
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Location and contact
37 Ultimo Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
7.4 km to Kingsford Smith Airport
456 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.1 km from Darling Harbour
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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Reviewed yesterday

Perfectly located near the International Convention Centre with fabulous amenities, the rooms are beautifully appointed and comfortable, the staff delightful. Just a short walk from shops and a great selection of restaurants.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you travel to Sydney, and value a different look at quality, this is the place. No unnecessary services, which boost the prices, but the essentials are done super well ! Staff extremely helpful, no question was too much. Location is perfect. Rooms very clean...More

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Response from TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The UltimoResponded yesterday

Hi bastiaan357, what a fantastic review. Thank you so much. It's great to see that we ticked all the boxes you needed. We hope we get to see you here again soon. Regards, Scott

Reviewed 4 days ago

This place was a nice surprise. Very central. Lovely rooms. Spotlessly clean. The coffee machine in the foyer a bonus and the staff were extra helpful and friendly. I would definitely stay there again.

Thank PearlPureheart
Response from TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The UltimoResponded yesterday

Hi PearlPureheart, thank you for the great feedback. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the coffee. We use locally roasted specialty beans from Black Market Roasters, we love them. See you next time. Regards, Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had to make a last minute hotel change on our recent trip to Sydney and Ultimo really came through in a pinch! The staff was amazing, there’s a really cool vibe going on, and a great location with a neat city market right across...More

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Response from TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The UltimoResponded yesterday

Hello jarrin352709, thank you for the 5 stars, we really appreciate it and I'm happy to hear the team were able to help you out when needed. Regards, Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a generally pleasant and comfortable hotel. Location is great with just a short walk to central station, and lots of food options nearby.Also a supermarket close by. Easy stroll to Darling Harbour. The room are clean

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Response from TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The UltimoResponded yesterday

Hi ywp, thank you so much for your feedback. We hope we get to see you again soon. Regards, Scott

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
USD 97 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#44 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 97 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#44 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (41)
Nearby
Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
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Questions & Answers
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27 April 2018|
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Response from TheUltimo_GM | Property representative |
Hi, parking is available at 169-179 Thomas Street as is $35 for 24hrs with one entry and one exit only.
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26 April 2018|
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Maximum height is 2.1mtrs
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Gilbert C
27 February 2018|
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Response from TheUltimo_GM | Property representative |
Parking is at Novotel Central 200mtrs from the hotel. Parking cost is $35 per 24hrs with one entry and exit. Parking tickets need to be validated and paid for at The Ultimo reception to receive the discounted price.
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Room Tips
"If you like a quiet room think about picking a room away from the main street side"
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"The hotel does not have good sound insulation, noise from rooms and corridors is very loud."
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"check out reviews - lots of different room types and locations"
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"304 has a MASSIVE and seemingly private courtyard. A bottle of wind and it's happy times."
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