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The Old Clare Hotel

1 Kensington Street, Sydney, NSW 2008

+61 282 778 277

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based on 756 reviews

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About The Old Clare Hotel, Sydney

Value for money

The Old Clare Hotel is situated in Sydney and is within a short walk of local attractions, such as Capitol Theatre, Chinatown and Powerhouse Museum. It is five minutes' walk from Central Railway Station and Sydney. Guests staying at The Old Clare Hotel can enjoy taking a dip in the plunge pool, working out in the fitness center or unwinding with a drink at the bar. Facilities include free wireless internet and a swimming pool. The hotel has 62 well-appointed rooms that are equipped with a range of essential facilities to ensure guests have a comfortable stay. The hotel's chic restaurant offers a tasty menu with a focus on local, international and regional style dishes. The Old Clare Hotel is within walking distance of World Tower. Regent Street Railway Station is also within a five-minute walk.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Carpeted


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Rooftop pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Library
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Private parking
  • Valet parking

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Children's television networks
  • Children's high chair


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near The Old Clare Hotel

Attractions in Sydney, Australia curated by momondo

The Old Clare Hotel location: 1 Kensington Street, Sydney, NSW 2008


Darling Harbour0.7 mi
Circular Quay1.7 mi
Sydney Opera House2.1 mi
Cockatoo Island3.1 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Jung Sung Contemporary Korean0.0 mi
Olio Kensington Street0.0 mi
Bistrot Gavroche - Sydney0.0 mi
Eastside Bar & Grill Kensington Street0.0 mi

The Old Clare Hotel Reviews

ExcellentBased on 756 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Beautiful rooms and very unique. (in 122 reviews)
  • "Funky vibe, friendly staff and location." (in 118 reviews)
  • "Great location, comfortable, lively staff" (in 117 reviews)
Cons -
  • "And thirdly, the pool looks nothing like the images on the website." (in 1 review)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • On average, The Old Clare Hotel is less than the Sydney average rate for 5 star hotels. The nightly rate at The Old Clare Hotel is typically $159, whereas the nightly rate in Sydney is $108 more.

  • Yes, The Old Clare Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Sydney for those looking for something different. Guests staying at The Old Clare Hotel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Sydney specifically look for hotels with a pool. The Old Clare Hotel may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • The Old Clare Hotel is just 0.6 mi away from Sydney city center. The closest landmark to the center of Sydney is Sydney Town Hall, which is very accessible to The Old Clare Hotel guests.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at The Old Clare Hotel, call +61 282 778 277.

  • Yes, The Old Clare Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • The Old Clare Hotel has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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