The Occidental Hotel

2.5 star property
Hotel with 2 bars/lounges, near SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

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The Occidental Hotel

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Laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
2 bars/lounges

Overview of The Occidental Hotel



Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
43 York St, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and 2 bars/lounges
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Flat-panel TV

Room options

Ensuite Room with Private Bathroom

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Twin Beds

Basic Double Room with Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Twin Share (1 Queen and 1 Single Bed) with Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Quadruple Room (1 Queen and 2 Single) with Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Twin Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Sydney Central Business District
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 6 min walk
  • Sydney Tower - 9 min walk
  • Sydney Town Hall - 10 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 10 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 15 min walk
  • Circular Quay - 15 min walk
  • International Convention Centre Sydney - 17 min walk
  • Star Casino - 20 min walk
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 20 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 25 min drive
  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 11 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 21 min walk
  • Sydney Central Station - 23 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 2 min walk
  • Martin Place Station - 7 min walk
  • Town Hall Station - 10 min walk


  • Cabrito Coffee Traders - 9 min walk
  • Made in Italy - 1 min walk
  • Restaurant Hubert - 8 min walk
  • Mr Wong - 6 min walk
  • Masuya Japanese Restaurant - 7 min walk

About this property

The Occidental Hotel

The Occidental Hotel offers a great location, putting you within a 15-minute walk of Circular Quay and Overseas Passenger Terminal. You can relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Also, Sydney Opera House and Star Casino are just a 5-minute drive away. Fellow travelers say great things about the overall value and location. Public transportation is just a short walk: Wynyard Station is steps away and Martin Place Station is 7 minutes.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to Ground floor bar
  • The host will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

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


  • Children (6 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)


  • Luggage storage

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television

Home comfort

  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 20.0 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

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

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.

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

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

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

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

The Occidental Hotel Hotel
The Occidental Hotel Sydney
The Occidental Hotel Hotel Sydney

Frequently asked questions

Does The Occidental Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Occidental Hotel 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 to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Occidental Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Occidental Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Occidental Hotel?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at The Occidental Hotel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Occidental Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at The Occidental Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (20-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at The Occidental Hotel and nearby?
The Occidental Hotel has 2 bars.
Are there restaurants at or near The Occidental Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
What's the area around The Occidental Hotel like?
The Occidental Hotel is in Sydney Central Business District, a short 2-minute walk from Wynyard Station and 15 minutes' walk from Circular Quay. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.







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6/10 Good

Gary, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stephen, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very Happy
Will stay there again central to landmarks Public transport real close Very happy
Julie, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Julie, 5-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Will stay there again as it central to everything Walking distance to Darling Harbour & Opera House Public transport just put the front of hotel Train station a minute walk So happy with the accommodation
Julie, 3-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Wen Jen, 7-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Tanika, 3-night trip
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6/10 Good

georgios, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Camping in the city.
Great location. Noisy on weekends as expected as it’s above a pub and function rooms. Somewhat noisy between rooms due to old interconnecting doors. Consider it camping in the big city and enjoy the experience!
Russell, 9-night family trip
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