Red Lantern Hotel is the perfect destination for those seeking a premium entertainment experience with friendly and personalised service.

We are conveniently located in the heart of Bankstown, adjacent to the train station and opposite Bankstown Central.

Recently refurbished, the hotel features an impressive main bar, newly appointed award-winning Dragons Den VIP Lounge, expansive TAB facilities and a spacious sports bar.

We invite you to be our guest... experience Bankstown's best entertainment destination! 

Let us know you’re coming to avoid disappointment.


Red Lantern Hotel is home to an award winning VIP Lounge. Recently voted the best NSW VIP Lounge at the Australian Hotels Association Awards for Excellence, the outdoor Dragons Lounge is open till late, 7 days a week. Our hosts are committed to ensuring your experience is always exceptional.

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Our Impact

Publinc Communities gives our customers a chance to let their good times do great things. Our members earn community points every time they visit their local, which they can then pledge to awesome local causes. We turn these points into real funds to be donated back to local causes. See this quarter’s local red lantern hotel causes below and our contributions to date.

Little Wings $8,162.56
Sunnyfield Bexley $4,688.65
Total $12,851.21

Click on any of our local causes to see the awesome things they do for our local community!

Check out all the great things happening across our Publinc Community family!

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Sports Bar & TAB

Featuring an expansive Platinum TAB sports bar complete with an outdoor beer garden, the Red Lantern Hotel is the perfect place to catch all round-the-clock live sports and racing action that you can handle!

Quench your thirst at our main bar. Be it classic draught beers, premium spirits, great wine or a quality barista made coffee, our team will make sure your drink of choice is served!


What's On

Happy Hour

Join us at Red Lantern Hotel, Monday - Friday from 4pm - 6pm for our $5.20 Happy Hour Schooners.

Join the Publinc Communities family on the spot to enjoy this perk and more - It's free to join!


Contact Us

Red Lantern Hotel
280 South Terrace
Bankstown NSW 2200

P: (02) 9709 5451
Opening Hours
As we play our part to keep our community safe, our hotel doors are closed for now.

We are eager to hear how we are doing. Please share your comments with us.


As we play our part to keep our community safe, our Hotel doors are closed but only for now. Before you know it we will be sharing in each other's great company in person once again.

We are now working together with our Publinc Communities members to understand how we can be better when we reopen our doors.

We know that the lock down life can sometimes get the best of us, so we're channeling some of those feelings into something constructive that can have real impact for our community.

We will continue to support our staff team and keep you up to date as changes come to light. We look forward to that moment when our lights switch back on, our doors unlock and we can get back to what we do best and that is being your local; the place for us all to come together, enjoy good times with great company and do great things for our community.

Until then, we say thanks for your amazing support and see you soon.