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10 Best Hotels in Ultimo

Metro Aspire Hotel, Sydney
4 out of 5
383-389 Bulwara Road, Ultimo, NSW
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AU$77
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (891 reviews)

"It’s so nice I’m happy 😃 xxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Metro Aspire Hotel, Sydney
Vulcan Hotel Sydney
4 out of 5
500 Wattle Street, Ultimo, NSW
AU$100
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (950 reviews)

"my room was on the first floor and faced a courtyard which I thought would be noisy but it was very quiet in contrast to rooms that would get noise from the street. Bathroom was spacious. There was a lot of lint in the air which was visible when the bedside lamps were turned on."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

Vulcan Hotel Sydney
Veriu Broadway
4.5 out of 5
35 Mountain Street, Broadway, Ultimo, NSW
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AU$199
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.6/5Exceptional! (437 reviews)

"Everything was perfect! Thank you for the nice stay!"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Veriu Broadway
DD Apartments at ICC
3.5 out of 5
495 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"I love how homely this was right in the middle of the city. It was super convenient, super quick and the staff were amazing"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

DD Apartments at ICC
Glasgow Arms Hotel
3.5 out of 5
527 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW
AU$129
per night
3 May - 4 May
3.8/5Good! (628 reviews)

"Liked location and value, staff were very good, an enjoyable stay."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

Glasgow Arms Hotel
Spacious City 2 BR House - Fit 6 PP
3 out of 5
33 Ada Place, Ultimo, NSW
AU$322
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
Spacious City 2 BR House - Fit 6 PP
MyHoYoHo Apartment John str
3 out of 5
460 Jones Street, Ultimo, NSW
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MyHoYoHo Apartment John str
Darling Harbour Modern 2 Bedroom Terrace
3.5 out of 5
17 Kirk St, Ultimo, NSW
AU$300
per night
8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Nice property, well maintained with some nice touches and generally clean (cooker not very) - could do with more and decent crockery, cooking utensils, only one hand towel for 3 people for 5 days. Good location and convenient transport links."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

Darling Harbour Modern 2 Bedroom Terrace
One Bedroom Apartment With Huge Courtyard & Parking
AU$307
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
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Ultimo - the Ultimate Disappointment

"Checked into Ultimo and after 5 days were evicted as the condo did not allow short term stays. The unit was dirty, AC did not work, no screen on patio door therefore bugs were plentiful unless you wanted to roast in the unit. No dish towels or face cloths. Noisy traffic. Were moved 6 times in 23 ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

One Bedroom Apartment With Huge Courtyard & Parking
Ultimo Harris Apartments
3.5 out of 5
625 Hackett St, Ultimo, NSW
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Amazing place

"Such an amazing apartment little hard to find but in such a great location will be back again"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019

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Visiting Ultimo

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Ultimo, and visitors give high marks for the bustling port. Welcoming and walkable, this city will delight tourists with its shopping, restaurants, and Chinatown. Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, and Bondi Beach are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 964 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Sydney
  • The closest major airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) 6.9 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Ultimo

Favorite places to visit in the city include Powerhouse Museum, Ultimo College, and University of Technology Sydney. In the area, you'll also find Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 8 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Ultimo. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Veriu Broadway - This 4-star hotel features free WiFi, a café, and parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Vulcan Hotel - Our customers like the breakfast and overall value at this hotel. This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.
  • Darling Harbour Apartment - Amenities in this 3-star apartment include a kitchen, free WiFi, and a washer/dryer.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Bondi Beach, located 4.7 mi (7.6 from the city center, and Sydney Showground, which is 7.7 mi (12.4 away.

Getting Around Ultimo

With so many transportation options, exploring Ultimo is easy. Head to Exhibition Light Rail Station to catch metro. You can explore your water travel options at the port.

Dressing for Ultimo

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 78°F and the nighttime average to be 60°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 73°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • July through September averages 68°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 77°F during the day and 53°F at night
  • About 46.77 inches of rain falls on Ultimo each year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 78°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 47°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ultimo?
Metro Aspire Hotel, Sydney is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located steps from Powerhouse Museum. Traveller reviews also recommend Vulcan Hotel Sydney and Glasgow Arms Hotel as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ultimo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Ultimo.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Ultimo?
Based on reviews, Vulcan Hotel Sydney is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Glasgow Arms Hotel and Metro Aspire Hotel, Sydney.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Ultimo?
Metro Aspire Hotel, Sydney is a top 4-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options for your beach trip include Vulcan Hotel Sydney and Glasgow Arms Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Coogee Beach or Bondi Beach.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Ultimo?
Veriu Broadway is a favourite 4.5-star apartment with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, you can also take a look at Vulcan Hotel Sydney.
How is it to stay in Ultimo?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Ultimo, and visitors give high marks for the bustling port. Welcoming and walkable, this city will delight tourists with its shopping, restaurants and China town. Top sights around the area include Capitol Theatre, Sydney Town Hall and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. In Ultimo, there are 39 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Ultimo?
The city is well known for its museums and cultural venues such as Powerhouse Museum. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Capitol Theatre and Sydney Town Hall.
What's the seasonal weather in Ultimo?
The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 25°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 8°C. Average annual rainfall for Ultimo is 1181.10 mm.

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