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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Newtown:$206/night
Cheapest price found:$103/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Friday
$104 - $632
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$121 - $632
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Top-rated Newtown, Sydney hotels

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52-60 Enmore Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia
3.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
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Where to stay in Newtown

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About Newtown

Centred around the eclectic shopping and entertainment strip of King Street, Newtown is a bohemian neighbourhood in Sydney’s inner west. It’s considered the heart of the city’s alternative scene, with independent bookstores, multicultural eateries and live music venues. Rows of terrace houses line its streets while the University of Sydney campus hugs its northern end.

Things to do in Newtown

Spend a day soaking up the comings and goings of King Street while browsing the vintage stores and designer boutiques. It’s been dubbed “Eat Street” due to its large number of cafes and restaurants where you can dine throughout the day. Enmore Road is another popular local shopping strip and lined with atmospheric Victorian buildings that house one-of-a-kind stores and global eateries.

Want to experience Newtown’s legendary nightlife? Catch a show at the iconic Enmore Theatre where international bands and touring comedians regularly perform or discover one of the neighbourhood’s underground venues. Jazz nights are held at The Vanguard, while The Courthouse Hotel is a classic colonial pub with an atmospheric beer garden.

If you’re travelling with kids, they can enjoy the fenced playground within Camperdown Memorial Rest Park. Originally home to the Camperdown Cemetery, it was transformed into a public park in 1948 and now features large expanses of lawn where you can play ball games. Of particular note is a protected patch of kangaroo grass that is a remnant of the turpentine-ironbark forests that once blanketed the area.

Getting around Newtown

Newtown is a 20-minute drive from Sydney’s CBD and 15 minutes from Sydney Airport. Trains connect between Newtown railway station and destinations across Sydney while buses also travel throughout the area. The suburb is compact enough to explore by bike or on foot.

Facts about staying in Newtown, Sydney

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  • What are the best hotels in Newtown?

    One of the most popular hotels in Newtown is Newtown Cozy Stays, which has been reviewed by 465 users and currently has a rating of 7.0/10. Other top-rated locations include Sydney Park Hotel and The Urban Newtown, which have received 8.7/10 and 8.3/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Darling Harbour?

    Reviews of Maze Backpackers - Sydney recommend it as a good place to stay near Darling Harbour, scoring 7.0/10 from 3,129 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Newtown near University of Technology, Sydney?

    For a good hotel near to University of Technology, Sydney, consider Maze Backpackers - Sydney - it is rated 7.0/10 from 3,129 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Sydney Opera House?

    If you’re looking for good hotels near Sydney Opera House, consider Radisson Blu Hotel Sydney (rated 8.9 over 7,692 reviews).

  • How much do hotels in Newtown cost?

    Newtown hotels have an average price of $127/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Newtown?

    Prices for Newtown hotels have been found for as low as $95/night over the last 3 days.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Newtown?

    The top three landmarks in Newtown are:
    • Darling Harbour, which you can visit while staying in Sydney
    • University of Technology, Sydney, which you can visit while staying in Sydney
    • Sydney Opera House, which you can visit while staying in Sydney

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