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The Urban Newtown

Traveler (132)
Room & Suite (243)
Dining (5)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“enmore theatre”(75 reviews)
“newtown station”(26 reviews)
“free mini bar”(35 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
4 Star Hotel
Located in the vibrant suburb of Newtown, The Urban offers contemporary studios with industrial-style decor. Guests enjoy free WiFi and free national calls. The Urban Hotel is just a 4-minute walk from Newtown Railway Station and a 15-minute drive from Sydney Airport. Sydney Opera House...
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52 - 60 Enmore Rd, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
3.2 miles to Kingsford Smith Airport
149 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Jul 29Jul 30
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like other reviewers have mentioned, the hotel isn’t very good at the whole parking thing. We had driven a few hours in terrible weather, were running a bit late as a result (obviously not the hotels fault) and arrived and parked illegally out the back...More

Thank LB1246
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I must say Brian had simply exceptional service. What makes a excellent hotel is never about the comfort of the room or the quality of the food ( though they matter) - it is simply the people ! This hotel is well staffed by people...More

Thank Shaleha D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was excellent value considering the price of hotels in Sydney. I see some reviews have complained that their rooms were particularly small or with rough finishings, but mine, while of course compact, was clean, neat, modern and great.(I stayed on the 2nd floor) For...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Don't get fooled by the photos, the hotel finishes are rough, and the common areas look pretty much like the dirty, dinghy motor inns from American movies where the murders happen. The Hotel has no soundproofing, we could hear people walking around on the floor...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Stayed there overnight with my wife and 3 year old boy. We found it great being so close to the cultural hub of Newtown with a short hop onto the train if required to get you where you need to go. The room was modern...More

Thank Jattzinator
Response from Vanessa L, Manager at The Urban NewtownResponded May 29, 2018

Hi Jattzinator, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us at The Urban Newtown and for your great feedback on our clean rooms and friendly team.We also appreciate your great feedback on our website. We look forward to welcoming you back soon....More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
$84 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Price range
$84 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Traveler (132)
Room & Suite (243)
Dining (5)
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theaters to the
neighborhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighborhood primarily known for its many Thai
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May 23, 2018|
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Response from martin b | Reviewed this property |
Some local beers and cider from Young Henry’s a bottle of wine and various soft drinks, some red rock deli crisps/ chips
Annabel W
September 13, 2017|
Response from Jack E | Reviewed this property |
Annabel you quite literally can type that into the search parameters & it will give you your answer
Annabel W
September 13, 2017|
Response from Sixtweet | Reviewed this property |
Not the hotel just a patron.
Room Tips
"Just stay one night!"
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"I'd pick a room facing Enmore Rd but that's a noisy option. Bearably noisy, mind."
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"Rooms on back or side St quieter"
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"Ask for a room facing the front street."
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