Hotels near Capitol Theatre Sydney Australia
The Capitol Theatre is a historic theatre building located at 13 Campbell Street, Haymarket, Sydney, Australia. The site of the Capitol Theatre has provided entertainment to the people of Sydney since the early 19th century when this piece of land was used by early settlers as a market place for produce and hay, giving this area its name “Haymarket”. The building initially functioned as a fruit and vegetable market called "Belmore Markets" which in 1912 were moved to another location. In 1995, Capitol Theatre underwent a massive 2 year reconstruction costing over $30 million. Since 1995, the theatre has been host to many productions such as West Side Story, Lion King, Wicked.
Accommodations near Capitol Theatre
There is a range of options for all travelers. The most popular hotel in Haymarket is the Beachview Homestay, which has been booked 5 times from our Hotels.com verified guests. Our guests also highly recommended Pittwater YHA - Hostel in Haymarket as it has been reserved 5 times.
Sightseeing near Capitol Theatre
- Pitt Street Mall
Located in the heart of the city, Pitt Street Mall is a section of the main street closed to traffic that has a plethora of small specialty shops, large department stores, fashion boutiques and brand name outlets. There are also some small arcades which are home to charming and interesting boutique and souvenir shops.
Transportation near Capitol Theatre
Sydney has an extensive public transport system providing easy travel throughout the city including rail, light rail, buses, water ferries and taxis. Within the CBD there is also the Metro Monorail, which is great for getting around some of the major attractions such as Darling Harbour, Star City Casino and the Sydney Fish Markets.
Public buses are easy to use, with well-signposted stopping points including route maps. With the city being positioned on the beautiful harbor, passenger ferries are a popular means of transport for traveling to the city's north including Manly Beach and Taronga Zoo in Mosman.
Traveling from Sydney's Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD) is painless, with rail connections, express bus services and metered taxis available. Frequent train services travel to the CBD, making the trip in around 40 minutes. Taxis are the easiest option albeit also the most expensive.