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4.6 / 5Wonderful
317 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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+64 9913 4658
  • Connell Room

    Room Amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Abercrombie Room

    Room Amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Clare Suite

    Room Amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Chippendale Loft

    Room Amenities

    • 46 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Showroom Suite

    Room Amenities

    • 53 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Mary O Suite

    Room Amenities

    • 80 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • C.U.B. Suite

    Room Amenities

    • 106 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Kent Room

    Room Amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Chippendale

Located in Chippendale, The Old Clare Hotel is in the city centre 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 central 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

  • Where to eat
  • Clare Bar – Serves light fare daily, happy hour available.
  • Automata – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner on selected days. Reservations required.
  • A1 – Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare daily.
  • The Rooftop at The Clare – Poolside rooftop bar. Serves light fare on selected 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 centre, a poolside bar and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 62 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include premium bedding and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes.
The Old Clare Hotel offers 62 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and espresso makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and 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 complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include a safe and a hairdryer. Microwaves, in-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

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/cafe
2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Bike hire
Fitness centre
Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Baby bath
Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Microwave (on request)
Outdoor pool

Conveniences

Lift
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 parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Free cots/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Shampoo
Soap
Toilet paper
Towels

Entertainment

40-inch flat-screen TV
TV channels

Food and drink

Electric kettle
Espresso maker
Microwave (on request)
Minibar

More

Connecting rooms available
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.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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 per cent

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 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.

Property is also known as

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

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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

The hotel is in a great location and the room is modern , clean and well designed.

Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

Fantastic rooms facilitates and close to wonderful cafes

Stayed 2 nights in Jan. 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

Stayed 2 nights in Dec. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Fantastic design and character stands our form all rivals in Sydney; relaxed friendly staff, non-corporate feel is such a relief...

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

2/5

  • Disliked: Amenities

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

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