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The Ultimo

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great service, very clean and comfortable room with beautiful decor. Loved the astrological theme and personalised information. Only one suggestion - it would have been nice to have a full length mirror in the room.

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Greenwell Point, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A very pleasant stay had by our family. Friendly staff, very large, clean rooms. Super comfy beds ensured a good night's sleep. Great location. Close to transport, markets and many attractions the city has to offer. Oh, and great decor too!

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a twin room for two nights, small but well set out so that the beds were separated by an alcove which made for a little privacy when sleeping. The room was small, but well set out, quiet and very comfortable, excellent beds and shower. No minibar but we never use that anyway. The side table could have been...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice, overall very happy but be careful you don't get room 121 outside the lift on level 1 unless you like the sound of the lift working all the time. Luckily I was tired from a long day and got to sleep.

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Elanora, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Ultimo was the perfect one night stop over for a recent business trip to Sydney. It was within walking distance to the office and an easy $10 Uber to Circular Quay for dinner. I loved the astrology angle to the checkin process and the rooms where neat and clean. Excellent value for money for a Sydney hotel.

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi jkershaw - thank you for this fantastic 5 star review. I really appreciate your feedback here. See you on your next stay. Regards, Scott

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for 4 nights at the Ultimo for the first time, good location close to Haymarket, Paddys Market, China Town and Darling Harbour. Easy walking to both city centre and to the Rocks. Close to Central also for train travel and airport link

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi Phillip, thank you for your review. It's great to see our location was perfect for what you needed. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Scott

Woburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location, very central. Very contemporary rooms, which was nice; great linen & comfy bed. I didn't find the area particularly noisy but also stayed during the week rather than the weekend. Desk area was small but very comfy chair considering I found myself working in it longer than I would have liked. Love the natural toiletries supplied & the...

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi Rachel - thank you so much for this great review and feedback, and I'm sorry our chairs made you work too long... haha We hope to see you back with us again soon. Regards, Scott

Fishing Point, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located just opposite "Paddy's Market" this is a lovely hotel. Very close to China Town and just a quick walk to Darling Harbor its was the ideal location for our fun escapade in Sydney. The rooms are funky, freshly painted and clean, reception staff polite and friendly, a special touch was my horoscope advice. Bonus is that we did not...

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi Maura, thank you for the fantastic 5 star review and we'd love to see you back here with your family anytime. Regards, Scott

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best value hotel I have stayed at. Clean, bright, comfortable room with all the little things taken care of. Staff were very friendly and professional. Tried to pay to upgrade my room before arriving but was told all rooms were booked. Upon checking in the staff member upgraded my room for free for the entirety of my week long stay....

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi nayb, what an amazing review. It's lovely to see that everything worked for you during your week away from home. The walk to ICC and Darling Harbour is a very quick and a nice walk now there is a short cut from Paddies Market into Darling park. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip. Regards,...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was very neat, clean and tidy. The bed was very comfy, great location and the staff were very welcoming. I would definitely stay there again on my next visit to Sydney and would reccommend to family and friends.

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TheUltimo_GM, General Manager at The Ultimo, responded to this review

Hi Tahlia - thank you for the great 5 star review and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you when you are back in Sydney next. Regards, Scott

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the window to Asian sweets and bakeries, there is something for all tastes. Paddy’s Markets is the largest flea market in Sydney where you can find souvenirs, clothing, gifts and fruit and vegetables at unbeatable prices. At night, Chinatown comes alive with entertainment including theatre, nightclubs and bars that are open until the early morning.
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ultimo features modern accommodation in the vibrant Chinatown district. Constructed in 1911 as a key component in Haymarket’s transition to become Sydney’s fresh fruit market, the heritage-listed building is a reminder of Sydney’s bustling and vibrant commercial heritage which continues to this day. After an extensive refurbishment in 2016, the character of the hotel was transformed to showcase its original historic roots within a contemporary setting as seen through its exposed brick walls and graphic tile. You will experience an iconic story of heritage meets industrial modernism, East meets West, New York in China Town ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ultimo

Address: 37 Ultimo Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Chinatown
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Room Service Wheelchair access
Price Range: $135 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ultimo 4*
Number of rooms: 95
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Also Known As:
Aaron Hotel Sydney
Hotel Style:
#59 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“We had a twin room on the first floor, and it was as quiet as one could wish.”
947justm, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“First floor rooms have lifts but if busy you can take the stairs.”
231barryh, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“quiter rooms are on the back , on the front to Ultimo road you won't escape the traffic noise”
traveljournalist365, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“the 3rd floor rooms are amazing”
rex1072, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The upper floors are quieter, away from road noise.”
2fromThames, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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