The Old Clare Hotel

The Old Clare Hotel

1 Kensington Street, Sydney, NSW 2008, Australia
+61 282 778 277

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The Old Clare Hotel
Thu 9/23
Fri 9/24
ProviderNightly total$168

About The Old Clare Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

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 also a short walk from Central Railway Station, Sydney and Regent Street Railway Station.

The hotel offers a plunge pool and a swimming pool together with a pool-side bar. Facilities include free wireless internet, valet parking and 24-hour room service.

The Old Clare Hotel features 62 rooms, all of which are filled with a range of facilities to ensure an enjoyable stay.

During their stay at the hotel, guests can enjoy a meal at Automata, which serves local, regional and international specialties.

The Old Clare Hotel is less than a 20-minute drive from Sydney Airport and World Tower is a short stroll away. The hotel's multilingual staff will make sure that every traveler has a comfortable stay.

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Rooms available at The Old Clare Hotel

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Amenities at The Old Clare Hotel

  • 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

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1 Kensington Street, Sydney, NSW 2008

What's nearby

  • Chinatown0.6 mi
  • Darling Harbour0.7 mi
  • Queen Victoria Building0.9 mi
  • Hyde Park1 mi
  • Pitt Street Mall1 mi
  • Sydney Tower1 mi
  • St Mary's Cathedral1.1 mi
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales1.4 mi
  • Royal Botanic Gardens1.7 mi
  • Circular Quay1.7 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art1.7 mi
  • The Rocks Markets1.9 mi



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


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Old Clare Hotel

  • The Old Clare Hotel is located at 1 Kensington Street in Chippendale, 0.6 miles from the center of Sydney. Chinatown is the closest landmark to The Old Clare Hotel.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Old Clare Hotel.

  • Yes, The Old Clare Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, The Old Clare Hotel does not offer free parking.

  • No, The Old Clare Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • The Old Clare Hotel is 4.1 miles from Sydney Kingsford Smith. The Old Clare Hotel is 83.6 miles from Newcastle Williamtown.

  • No, pets are not allowed at The Old Clare Hotel.

  • Yes, The Old Clare Hotel has a pool onsite.

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0.6 mi

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