4.4 out of 5

"Great little hotel in a great location. Staff were very nice and accommodating. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 24 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At Vulcan Hotel Sydney you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like Capitol Theatre and Powerhouse Museum. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

Flat-screen TVs with DVD players are featured in all 46 rooms, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and phones. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and room service. Desks and free toiletries are also available.

At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 8 AM and 10 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of airport drop-off service.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 4-star Ultimo hotel include Paddy's Market and World Square Shopping Centre.

Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$123* Per night/room 22 Aug. - 23 Aug.

Superior Twin Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Vulcan Hotel Sydney ratings based on 381 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Vulcan Hotel Sydney

Everyone (254) Couples (90) Business (2) Family (18)
3 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Jul. 2019

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7 Aug. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your rating. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

5 out of 5
Clean, friendly, good location, everything I needed.

Posted by on 20 Jul. 2019

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7 Aug. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

5 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Jul. 2019

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7 Aug. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive rating. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

5 out of 5
Quiet and close to central city. Premises immaculately clean, shower had phenomenal pressure, fantadtic!

Posted by on 16 Jul. 2019

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7 Aug. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

4 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Jul. 2019

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9 Jul. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive rating. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

4 out of 5
Great Staff, very happy to help with my requests, Handy location,

Posted by on 1 Jul. 2019

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9 Jul. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel Management

4 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Jun. 2019

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11 Jun. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive rating. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards,

4 out of 5
It was well located and welcoming. I'll certainly be recommending it.

Posted by on 8 Jun. 2019

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9 Jun. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you very much for your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5
The service provided by the staff was excellent. They went above and beyond to help us and deliver great customer service.

Posted by on 5 Jun. 2019

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5 Jun. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5
The rooms were very modern looking and loved the colour scheme and high cellings. Very clean and welcoming

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2019

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2 Jun. 2019 by Christine - Hotel Manager

Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to welcoming you again in the future. Kind Regards,

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is available for a fee. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Vulcan Hotel Sydney. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Ultimo hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 46 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) (10.8 km / 6.7 mi)
  • Train station: Exhibition Centre Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Metro station: Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport drop-off
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Vulcan Hotel Sydney offers 46 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Vulcan Hotel Sydney has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 5:30 AM to 8 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 5:30 AM to 8 PM. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Cash or credit card deposit required
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Caters to adults only

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 50.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 5 and AUD 30 for adults, and AUD 5 and AUD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 16.00 per person
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 10.00 (from 3 to 9 years old)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 25.00 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 25.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Vulcan
  • Vulcan Sydney Ultimo
  • Vulcan Hotel Ultimo
  • Vulcan Ultimo

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 18 years old aren't allowed.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.