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Holiday Lodge Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   55 Macleay Street | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Ranked #169 of 182 hotels in Sydney
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is really old, but it was cheap and location ideal for us. They really helped us with an application for a flat, printing stuff, giving advice, and gave us a reference for the landlord. Thanks heaps!

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Cessnock, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cheap place to stay for a quick one night trip.Good size room, is old though, only issue was I called a week before to confirm my booking and spoke with a very friendly lady, I asked about the deposits on the room as there were 14 of us staying, and asked if i could put a cash bond instead of... More

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Old building which is falling apart, lots of cockroaches, very noisy when Kings Cross patrons stay (which is often!), Sally is a shockingly bad manager; lazy, rude, causes problems and makes mountains out of molehills. Sheets were clean (thank good) but the horrid cheap throws on the beds were disgusting. Bathrooms were pretty clean (you can tell by the overwhelming... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Worst place EVERRRR. I have stayed at hostels that had better service and rooms. It's smell awful like a dead peopl are living inside. The rooms have stains all over. But I'm more disgusted the way I had been spoken to. The blonde hair lady Sally who sits outside most of the night smoking and drinking and telling ppl off... More

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Koh Tao
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Not as bad as the other reviewers are making out. Yes, it's a bit old and shabby but my room was clean and well equipped. For the price in that area, a good deal I would say. The staff are friendly and very helpful. In fact, Sally went out of her way to help with renting a car, something she... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This was quite possibly the dirtiest, smelliest hotel I gave ever stayed in. There were fleas ( or some other bitey things) in the carpet. The room was dark, mouldy smelling and in very poor condition. I would've moved out but i was there for two nights only and thought I'd put up with it. The traffic noise was incredible.... More

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Darwin, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Teenaged daughter and 2 friends have now learnt important lessons. Cheap is quite often nasty and research, research, research. I was horrified when I looked up the reviews after they booked this dive. I am glad I went with them to check in. Had to sign up for a $200 credit card security deposit ( I did get it back)... More

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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013 via mobile

This place is awful, it's dirty, it's in desperate need of refurbishment, there was paint peeling off the walks, the carpets were filthy. We actually tolerated two nights here but that was only because no where in Sydney could accommodate us and our 3 children. My daughter cried herself to sleep both night because it was so horrible, we had... More

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Glenelg, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

What a crappy hotel, the beds were horrible, with foam mattress and a plank of PVC underneath it- so it felt as if you were sleeping on a slab of concrete. The carpet had more stains on it than a crime scene. The appliances were all plugged into a power board suspended in the air (no safety electrical testing done... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

This Hotel is tired.......... It could do with a facelift, and better Wi-Fi had to go out to landing to try and get signal or the front desk even that was poor,... no refreshments facilities,........The room was nice but could do with some fresh air.....quite near the places I wanted to visit after I got my bearings a good walk... More

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Address: 55 Macleay Street | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Lodge Hotel 2.5*
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