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The Urban Newtown

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Front of property
Family Suite | View from room
Desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Two Bedroom Apartment | Desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Two Bedroom Apartment | Desk, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Urban Newtown

The Urban Newtown

4.0 star property
4-star aparthotel connected to the convention centre, steps from Enmore Theatre

8.4/10 Very good

1,308 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
The price is AU$185
Price available on 14/12/2022
52-60 Enmore Road, Newtown, NSW, 2042
Main amenities
  • 79 smoke-free apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Kitchenette
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Soundproofed rooms

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Newtown
  • University of Sydney - 2 min drive
  • Star Casino - 16 min drive
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 15 min drive
  • Circular Quay - 20 min drive
  • Luna Park - 20 min drive
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 21 min drive
  • Coogee Beach - 27 min drive
  • Bondi Beach - 31 min drive
  • Sydney Opera House - 27 min drive
  • Taronga Zoo - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 17 min drive
  • Sydney Newtown Station - 3 min walk
  • Sydney Erskineville Station - 12 min walk
  • Sydney Macdonaldtown Station - 12 min walk


  • Town Hall Hotel - 3 min walk
  • Young Henry's - 3 min walk
  • Shenkin Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Stanbuli - 3 min walk
  • La Ricetta Ristorante Italiano - 4 min walk

About this property

The Urban Newtown

The Urban Newtown puts you 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from Circular Quay. Apartments feature conveniences such as kitchenettes, along with flat-screen TVs and rainfall showerheads. Fellow travellers love the comfortable guest rooms.


Dutch, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 2 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Saturday (7 AM - 10 PM) and Sunday - Sunday (8 AM - 10 PM)
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

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


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking available only on request


  • Fridge
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • 1 coffee shop/cafe


  • Shower
  • Rainfall shower head
  • Hairdryer
  • Free toiletries


  • Flat-screen TV


  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Desk


  • Air conditioning


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Soundproofing
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Connected to the convention centre
  • Connected to a shopping centre
  • Near the airport
  • Near a metro station
  • Near a train station
  • In the entertainment district

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • 79 rooms
  • 5 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 2014

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 250.00 per stay

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2 per cent


  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

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

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Urban Newtown Aparthotel
Urban Newtown
The Urban Newtown Newtown
The Urban Newtown Aparthotel
The Urban Newtown Aparthotel Newtown

Frequently asked questions

Does The Urban Newtown offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Urban Newtown 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.
How much does it cost to stay at The Urban Newtown?
As of 10 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Urban Newtown on 14 Dec 2022 start from AU$185, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Urban Newtown?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Urban Newtown?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Urban Newtown?
You can check in from 2 PM - 2 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Urban Newtown and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Enmore Theatre (2-min walk) and Marrickville Metro (15-min walk), along with Marrickville Market (1 mi) and Carriageworks (1.1 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near The Urban Newtown?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Young Henry's (3-min walk), Shenkin Cafe (3-min walk) and Stanbuli (3-min walk).
Does The Urban Newtown have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchenette, which also includes a stovetop, a fridge and a dishwasher.
What's the area around The Urban Newtown like?
The Urban Newtown is a short 3-minute walk from Sydney Newtown Station and 12 minutes' walk from University of Sydney.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

6/10 Good

Ian, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Good central location in Newtown and close to station.
Steven, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Warm friendly welcome, easy check in, nice and clean
Angela, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lena, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Close to theatre
Stephen, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Great spot for a night out in Kings Street. Comfy bed and great shower.
Rachel, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

My favorite hotel in Sydney now! Absolutely love it and I’ll be back!
Michelle, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

john, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location, lovely staff. Would definitely stay again!
Taylor, 1-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

It was fine. A bit over priced for what it was. beds were hard as were the pillows. Not a comfortable night sleep
Lynda, 1-night family trip
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