The Marco Polo Motor Inn offers 3.5 star budget hotel motel accommodation with FREE WIFI, only 5 minutes drive from Leichhardt, the 'Little Italy' of Sydney and a 20 minute drive from Sydney Airport and the Sydney CBD.
The Sydney Marco Polo Motor Inn is conveniently located only 6 kms from Olympic Park at Homebush (the site of the 2000 Olympic Games and Telstra Stadium). City buses pass outside the door every 10 minutes. The Sydney Marco Polo Motor Inn is also a short walk (400 metres) to Summer Hill Railway Station - leave the car at the motel and avoid city traffic.
A few minutes away from the hotel you will find several of Sydney's most famous suburban shopping centres- Leichhardt, a centre of Italian cafes, restaurants and boutiques; Ashfield, known for its Szechuan Chinese cuisine; and Marrickville, with its Greek Lebanese communities. Each centre also has a large shopping mall. Catch the train at Summer Hill Railway Station and travel direct to Circular Quay and city circle train stations. Parramatta Road is straight down the road to Circular Quay where it becomes George Street.
For country visitors, the Sydney Marco Polo Motor Inn is also close to Concord, R.P.A. and Masonic Hospitals and to the State Sports Centre, Canterbury Racecourse and conference centre, Star City Casino and Darling Harbour, theatres and museums.
The Sydney Marco Polo Motor Inn offers 49 renovated hotel motel rooms with FREE unlimited wireless broadband internet and pleasant views from large opening windows. With a range of rooms accommodating up to 5 guests, all are spacious, comfortable, non smoking and comfortably furnished, soundproofed for guest privacy and further offering reverse cycle air conditioning and heating, comfortable bedding, alarm clock, radio, private en suite bathroom with hair dryer, remote control colour TV, 12 FREE Foxtel channels (Sky News, Sky Business, Showtime, Showtime Greats, Fox Sport-1, Fox Sport-2, Fox Sport-3, Fox-8, History, ESPN, Comedy,Sky racing), DVD and CD player on request, direct dial telephone (STD and ISD), kitchenette facilities with microwave, toaster, kettle, refrigerator (mostly good size), crockery/cutlery, tea/ coffee making facilities, clothes line, iron/ ironing board and many guest amenities.
The Sydney Marco Polo Motor Inn offers a range of guest facilities and services including FREE security undercover parking, rooftop city skyline views where you can view the city fireworks, security, a guest laundry, pay phone, internet kiosk, refreshment kiosk (licensed), non-smoking accommodation, luggage storage, dry cleaning / laundry service, vending machines, housekeeping daily and a courtesy bus to deliver you to and from the Western Suburbs Leagues Club at 6pm and 7pm. For guest convenience, Reception is open 24 hours per day. Snacks, drinks, fresh milk and newspapers are available at the front office. The friendly staff will be glad to assist with advising on how to get around Sydney and where to find local attractions. Continental or hot cooked breakfasts are available daily from 7.00am to noon. Takeaway meals can be delivered to your motel room. The Marco Polo is fully licensed.
Business facilities include FREE unlimited wireless broadband internet in each room, faxing facilities and photocopying services.
6kms to Sydney City CBD - buses 480,483,461 - buses depart every 10 minutes
400 metres to Summer Hill Railway Station
1.5kms to Norton Street restaurants and cafes in Leichhardt (Little Italy)
6kms to Telstra Stadium, ACER Arena, Homebush showgrounds at Homebush - easily accessed by train from Summer Hill Railway Station.
6kms to Sydney Showground at Homebush - easily accessed by train
5kms to Strathfield by bus 480, 483 or train
5kms to Burwood by bus 461 or train (enjoy Westfields, Cinemas, variety shops)
6kms to Darling Harbour accessed by train or bus- 480,483 or 461
3kms to Canterbury Racecourse
4kms to Harold Park Racecourse
4kms to Wentworth Park Racecourse
1km to Western Suburbs Leagues Club - courtesy bus to and from the club.
11kms to Airport - 20 minutes by taxi - approximate cost $25-$40; or go by train
4kms to Sydney University - bus 480,483 or 461 or train
4kms to Footbridge Theatre - bus 480,483 or 461 or train
11kms to Parramatta
5kms to Flemington Market by bus or train
1.5kms to Ashfield
Luna Park - take a train to Milson Point or ferry
Visit Paddy's Market
Visit the Sydney Aquarium, Museum, Art Gallery, visit the Zoo by ferry and train, cruise Sydney Harbour, visit Manly by ferry, explore Bondi, have a meal at Chinatown and cruise down Parramatta River by ferry.