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The Stonewall Hotel

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Address: 175 Oxford Street | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 9360 1963
10:00 - 06:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 06:00

There is so much to know about Stonewall Hotel, it is not just a place to...

There is so much to know about Stonewall Hotel, it is not just a place to go to the weekend. Stonewall Hotel is a history, it is an institution and it is a safe place for the GLBTI community. Stonewall is committed to supporting the lifestyle that all of us in the Gay community enjoy so much. Whether it be entertainment, fashion, parties or music, Stonewall will bring you events and items that help create the spirit of unity and love for our way of life.Our music will showcase our most popular Dj’s, our Hotel will provide a venue to enjoy each other’s company and Stonewall will also create lifestyle stuff that reflects our sense of self. Stonewall proud to be a Gay brand.The history is remembered the future is here!PROUD TO BE GAY AND LESBIAN!

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Unexpected Fun Time!

My partner and I stopped in here on a whim and had a great time. it was Drag Queen Trivia and the crowd was fun but not too raucous. Drinks were cheap and the people were... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Charles H
San Diego, United States
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San Diego, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stopped in here on a whim and had a great time. it was Drag Queen Trivia and the crowd was fun but not too raucous. Drinks were cheap and the people were friendly. What more can you ask for?

Thank Charles H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Here for the first time in a good few years. It was still the busiest (many other bars were extremely quiet). One night we were ushered into the smaller bar joined on next door after 1.30. It was much smaller (although quite nice) . Barmaid had a bit of attitude when I asked for the same draught beer I had... More 

Thank HabanaEdinburgh
Norah Head, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Gay friendly hotel, even we r straight we were well looked after and entertained by the staff and patrons alike, gotta love Polly and her Follies.

Thank Sorro63
Hove, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

I came here a couple times. It seems to be the most happening place on Oxford Street, with drag shows on every night. One night I caught Lady VD (Verushka Darling) doing her problem solving clinic; just don't mention that you have a boyfriend. The other time I 'think' I caught bad drag night (Sunday), but I can't be sure... More 

Thank doctorj42
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

im definitely a regular every weekend but the drag shows are incredible and the atmosphere is always so great! it can get very crowded but the environment and people are so great that it doesn't even matter

1 Thank 419michele
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The bar tender JOSH is the best god damn bar tender you will ever find. Hope he has an insane income, when I open my bar, I'm scouting him. Xx Simone Herrmannsen

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Kind of average, by day light. We were hydrating after lunch at Bondi! Rather heavy traffic passing, but hey...

Thank f2s
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Went to watch karaoke on a Tuesday night Good turnout , I live for watching ppl sing karaoke that are terrible but actually believe that they are Celine Dion! Hostess Maxi Shield was incredibly funny and very friendly. Talked to her for about 40 mins and we laughed the whole time and talked about the Madonna Rebel Heart tour. Good... More 

1 Thank BarbieQ80
Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Whilst enjoying a drag show with my partner I was pushed aggressively by a member of the bar staff and then on confrontation about such poor treatment i was threatened with eviction by calling of the door staff to remove me. No apology!

2 Thank Jon M
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

The best bar in Oxford Street. Good drag show on Saturday nights. Nice food. Best pavlova they serve there. Also good drink offers but they stop after a certain time.

1 Thank frodoireland_11

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Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney, Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and 1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning. Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small designer boutiques can be found along Victoria and Bourke Streets. Dining in Darlinghurst is a gastronomic adventure. Food from all over the world is on the menu, from American ribs to tapas, sushi to gelato and every ethnicity in between.
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