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Arts Hotel - Paddington

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Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board

Overview of Arts Hotel - Paddington

Arts Hotel - Paddington

3.0 star property
3-star hotel with outdoor pool, near University of New South Wales, Art and Design

8.2/10 Very good

768 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
21 Oxford Street (Near Greens Road),, Paddington,, Sydney, NSW, 2021

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Paddington
  • Circular Quay - 34 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 40 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 10 min drive
  • University of Sydney - 10 min drive
  • Star Casino - 13 min drive
  • Luna Park - 16 min drive
  • Bondi Beach - 16 min drive
  • White Bay Cruise Terminal - 18 min drive
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 17 min drive
  • Taronga Zoo - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 22 min drive
  • Sydney Redfern Station - 4 min drive
  • Sydney Central Station - 19 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 29 min walk
  • Kings Cross Station - 14 min walk
  • Museum Station - 15 min walk
  • Central Light Rail Station - 20 min walk
  • Airport shuttle


  • Bootsdarling - 3 min walk
  • Lucky Tsotsi Shebeen and Bar - 3 min walk
  • Thai Nesia - 3 min walk
  • South dowling - 3 min walk
  • Santorini - 3 min walk

About this property

Arts Hotel - Paddington

Arts Hotel - Paddington features an airport shuttle, and puts you 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Circular Quay and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Sydney Opera House. Guests can splash around at the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. Other features include a fitness centre, free bike rentals and a terrace. Fellow travellers love the helpful staff and location. Public transportation is close by: Kings Cross Station is only 14 minutes on foot.


English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 64 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (6 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

What to do

  • Golf lessons nearby

Working away

  • Business centre


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free bike hire
  • Beach towels


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1969
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fitness centre
  • An outdoor pool


  • Lift


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.


<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.</p><p>This property accepts major credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Arts Hotel Paddington
Arts Paddington
Arts Hotel
Arts Hotel - Paddington Hotel
Arts Hotel - Paddington Sydney
Arts Hotel - Paddington Hotel Sydney

Frequently asked questions

Does Arts Hotel - Paddington offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Arts Hotel - Paddington does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an on-site casino at Arts Hotel - Paddington?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (13-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Arts Hotel - Paddington and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as cycling. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a fitness centre and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Arts Hotel - Paddington?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include South dowling (3-min walk), Santorini (3-min walk) and Organic Bread Bar (5-min walk).
What's the area around Arts Hotel - Paddington like?
Arts Hotel - Paddington is a short 1-minute walk from Oxford Street and 5 minutes' walk from St Vincent’s Hospital. Travellers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.



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8/10 Very good

Good room for one night stay, the bathroom had some hair in it and the bin was rusty but it didn’t really worry me
1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Love the position.. staff very obliging and the rooms more than adequate
3-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

rona, 13-night trip
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4/10 Fair

David, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Jennifer, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

the location is very good, but parking is an issue
Anthony, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Proximity to friends and good restaurants and shopping preceints. Also it's proximity and accessibility to tourist sights, Sydney Harbour and Sydney Opera House.
Dave, 3-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

It was close to places to eat and the Sydney cricket ground.
1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Great location - simple but pleasant and clean rooms - excellent staff and hospitality.
6-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nothing to complain about - clean, comfortable, great location, good price - what's not to like?
3-night business trip
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