You Local Guide to Paddington
Say hey to our neighbours...
Heading to the cinema, staying overnight in the area, or watching a game at the Sydney Cricket Ground?
The below are some of our favourite locals, and things to do and see while you're in Paddington.
3 min walk | 250m
Paddington Reservoir Gardens
Once a vital source of water in the 19th century, then a garage and a petrol station, this award-winning venue has been completely transformed from its former life. Worth a visit to stroll through it's immaculate gardens, boardwalks, roof-top sunken garden and vibrant graffiti art.
11 min walk | 1 km
Palace Verona Cinemas
Our favourite art house cinema, offering a carefully curated selection of quality films. Expect a mix of outstanding international and Australian cinema, as well as Palace’s famous film festivals, in comfortable, stylish and fully-licensed auditoria.
2 min walk | 130m
On every Saturday from 10am, rain or shine the Paddington Markets have been in operation since 1973! With over 150 unique stalls filled with local fashion designers, craftspeople, jewellery makers, artists and more.
19 min walk | 1.4km
Sydney Cricket Ground
The Sydney Cricket Ground is a sports stadium in Sydney, used for cricket, as well as Australian rules football, rugby league football, rugby union, and association football. Also the home ground for NSW Blues cricket team, the Sydney Sixers and the Sydney Swans.
8 min walk | 600m
Explore Centennial Parklands – with almost 31 million visitors a year, it's one of Australia's most popular and historic public parklands. Feed the ducks, have a picnic, rent a bike - there's so much to do.
2 min walk | 130m
Mrs Banks Boutique Hotel
Constructed in 1914, the former heritage bank building has been lovingly transformed into a bold, design-driven property of the 21st century. Offering beautiful, intimate rooms that are warm, cosy and inviting.