The Russell Hotel, The Rocks, NSW
The Russell Hotel, in The Rocks, Sydney, is haunted by a sailor.
Located in the heart of The Rocks, The Russell Hotel is steeped in history and certainly has plenty of character — Room 8 is said to be haunted by the spirit of a sailor. Guests have described seeing him standing in the room staring at them.
There are also numerous reports of someone walking at night over creaky floorboards, but when staff go to investigate the noise, there’s no-one there.