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Address: Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Red light district

Easily accessible by the subway. The red light district of Sydney with lots of bars and "service" personnels. There is a nice hotel at Pott's Point, a short walk down the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Easily accessible by the subway. The red light district of Sydney with lots of bars and "service" personnels. There is a nice hotel at Pott's Point, a short walk down the street, and a good Thai restaurant across from the hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sydney's red light district where you will witness some crazy stuff. From nightclubs and strip clubs, to nice cocktail bars you will have fun here

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing bad but nothing exciting, just a tube station. I have visited Sydney various times and I must say the underground is very easy and much cheaper than London underground!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Around Kings Cross are many backpackers and hostels. Plenty of pubs, restaurants and food stalls. It seems to be the area where the most people stay with a backpack. As well there are plenty of travel agencies to book buses to other places or just a day trip from Sydney.

Thank Graido
Glen Waverley, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ummm....how do you rate a suburb? I guess the biggest thing i notice when staying here is the mixture of everything...races, cultures, sexualities, shops, restaurants, attire, pets, wealth, cleanliness etc. The place has a magic and a vibe like no other. You have to check it out for yourself. The place seems to have improved from the place you used... More 

Thank Zacnutz
Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We stayed on the harbour side of Kings Cross from Sun to Thurs. Area has great dinning and vibe. Have heard it can get a little over the top on weekends as there are some gentleman clubs in the neighborhood. Didn't seem to be an issue when we were there though.

Thank DaveS-JT
Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

From what I'm reading this place is not what it used to be, nowadays anyways it looks a mix of bit seedy, bit touristy but most of all very boring. I like dodgy areas but this one is just flavorless...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

i dont like this place due to it being the red light area and it has a lot of sex shops and transvestites.as i am scared i avoid this place unless necessary.this place had the best gelato ice cream where the ladies were dressd up in the national swedish or german costume but i guess it has closed down .lots... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Tacky and full of drunken yobbos, strip clubs and medicre take away food stores. A few good restaurants A charmless suburb

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

I'm not sure why this place is popular, maybe because of its notoriety but either way, the kings cross we once knew is now gone because of all the lockout laws. Not much of an attraction any more.

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