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4.4 out of 5

"For anyone looking for a conveniently located short stay close to Central, the property offers good value. Amenities need modernising, and for a light ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 17 Jul 2022

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Hotel Description

At Vulcan Hotel Sydney you'll be 3 km (1.9 mi) from Circular Quay and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Sydney Opera House. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

At the hotel's own lounge bar, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Ultimo hotel, you'll be 4 km (2.5 mi) from Sydney Harbour Bridge and 17.2 km (10.7 mi) from Manly Beach.

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$180* Per night/room 27 Sep. - 28 Sep.

Superior Twin Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Queen Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed 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 404 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 (266) Couples (92) Business (2) Family (19)
5 out of 5
Great

Posted by on 27 Aug. 2022

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3 out of 5
Was ok

Posted by on 25 Aug. 2022

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3 out of 5
For anyone looking for a conveniently located short stay close to Central, the property offers good value. Amenities need modernising, and for a light sleeper noise from adjacent rooms could be an issue. Bed comfortable and room well laid out.

Posted by on 17 Jul. 2022

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3 out of 5
They hardly had staff so it was hard to get any room service

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2022

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5 out of 5
Love this family run hotel. An easy and comfortable place to stay!!!

Posted by on 8 May 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2022

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5 out of 5
Central and quiet

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2022

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3 out of 5
Ground floor room not ideal fzcing footpath so couldn't leave window open at night no curtains so can see in. No air flow so had to sleep with air con on which was not ideal. Also noisy ppl walking past & ubereats delivery ppl i guess just 1 of those things.

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Feb. 2022 by Anj - Hotel Manager

Dear Nicholas, Sorry to hear about what happened. We will ensure to provide you a room on a higher floor on your next visit. Kind Regards, Vulcan Hotel

4 out of 5

Posted by on 23 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Jun. 2021 by Anj Hernandez, Duty Manager

We thank you for taking the time to provide us a rating and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Mar. 2021 by Rose Lijic, Duty Manager

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great rating. We are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Management

Property Features

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

  • 1 building
  • 46 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Internet access - wireless

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • 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 shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Vulcan Hotel Sydney offers 46 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Sunday - Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday - Saturday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Sunday - Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday - Saturday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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 guestroom reservation. This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, debit cards, and cash. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. 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. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • Smoke detector
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 72 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Guests must provide health documentation

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • 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 (1640 ft away; open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
  • 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
  • Vulcan Hotel Sydney Hotel
  • Vulcan Hotel Sydney Ultimo
  • Vulcan Hotel Sydney Hotel Ultimo

You should know

  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • 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.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

National Rating

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

*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.