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    The Russell Hotel

    The Russell Hotel 143A George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good46%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “shared bathroom” (75 reviews)
    “circular quay” (226 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Stayed at The Russell Hotel before leaving on a cruise ship the next day, & loved it!! Perfect location, could walk to everything we wanted to see, & had a great view of the bridge from the rooftop garden!! Only a 5 minute walk to...More

    Thank staceyw630
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Russell hotel is a very old hotel built early 1800's, Staff very polite and helpful, rooms spotless and bed was so comfortable, Our room had ensuite/ some don't and have shared bathroom, Our room was quite small though got used to it very quickly...More

    Thank 46aussie
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    If you don’t have backpains already you will after you stayed in the overpriced Russell Hotel near the Sydney Harbour. The place is not well ventilated, the airconditioning is crappy (temperatures inside are as worse as they can be outside). The bed I was supposed...More

    1  Thank Matthijs H
    Response from WDSMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Russell HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Matthijs H, thanks for taking time to leave feedback. If you could please contact the hotel so we can find out your room number we can investigate your comments on the shower temperature and mattress, as this is not something we usually receive complaints...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We chose the Russell because of its location in heart of the rocks, central Sydney and it did not disappoint. Primarily in Sydney to see family and The Russell the 3rd place we stayed. Its a great old building which has been well converted into...More

    Thank SimonHkl
    Response from WDSMarketing, Marketing at The Russell HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi SimonHkl, thanks for the great review! It was a pleasure having you hear over new years, we look forward to seeing you when you next return to Sydney.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at the Russell for 3 nights on a recent trip to Sydney prior to a cruise. It was a very interesting historical hotel located in The Rocks area, a very short walk from from the Circular Quay and the train station to/from the...More

    Thank Carole T
    Response from WDSMarketing, Marketing Manager at The Russell HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Carole T, thanks for taking the time to leave a review! We loved having you here at The Russell, and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Sydney.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    Wendy S
    31 May 2017|
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    Response from WDSMarketing | Property representative |
    Hi Wendy, you are not permitted to smoke inside any of our rooms. Our private rooftop terrace is a designated smoking area, or you can smoke outside the building in Globe Lane or on George Street. Thanks!
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    LesleyR993
    12 May 2017|
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    Response from RussellHotelManager | Property representative |
    Hello, We have two rooms withing the property that are suitable. They have a very large bathroom with no stairs to these rooms. The room type is called Standard Room with Ensuite Bathroom.
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    Helen H
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from RussellHotelManager | Property representative |
    Hello Helen, We have a Wilson Carpark located next door to the hotel at 155 George St. They offer our guests a rate of $25.00 overnight or 24 hours, single entry. There is no need to pre-book a space.
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    "2ND floor near rooftop balcony/garden."
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    "Just ask when you book, I am sure they will be honest with you. Ours was great without checking first."
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    "Look for a better hotel"
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    "Be sure to specify room with a bath if that is what you want. Corner room gives great views."
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