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The Great Southern Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   717 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Pacific International Hotel Sydney)
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Ranked #96 of 184 Hotels in Sydney
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is in a good location for rail and bus links,the 555 free bus stops outside and takes you to the harbour. The hotel itself is interesting as it has a lot of its art deco past still intact. The room we stayed in was comfortable but with no view, the cleaning of the room was not up to... More

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this place to be close to the Central station for an early morning train to Newcastle. The Art Deco style with loads of authentic features is actually very appealing. The room we had on level 2 was quite small but spotlessly clean with a comfy bed and new-looking white en suite. It was a pleasant surprise given that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a week and loved the Art Deco look. Staff were really friendly and helpful and location was great for transport. Room was quite small and even though we were next to the elevator it was surprisingly quiet as the room was at the back of the hotel. Beds were comfy and the air con worked fine. The food... More

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Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed the first time at this hotel the night before I had an early morning flight to Bali in June this year.I was very happy with my stay at the hotel so I decided to stay again this week because I was going to a night time show in Sydney.Seeing that I live 2 hours from Sydney and was... More

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the great southern hotel for 3 nights while staying in Sydney for work. Located by cheap food, discount shopping and the train it was close to my work. I was a little hesitant after reading reviews but I'm pleased to say I was pleasantly surprised. I flew with my elderly mother who needs a wheelchair part time. The... More

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Essex
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for 3 nights, the rooms are small and dated for what you pay but I guess that's Sydney. It's ideal for anyone who will spend most of there time out and about exploring Sydney, Not for anyone who wants to Chill out in there room

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Hobart
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't enjoy my stay here. Staff didn't seem to care about their job and weren't bothered on insuring the guests had a good stay. The room was old looking (212).there was a metal bump that dividing the carpet and the tile in the bathroom that really hurt my foot if I stood on it. I'd recommend stay change that.... More

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Bodrum City, Turkey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed there for a week last month . Our room was in good size and very comfortable. We had a small fridge , kettle and big screen TV . It would be nice to have a window though. I liked the Art Deco Lobby very much. Hotel is located in Chinatown. It is very close to... More

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Paris
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is situated just opposite Central Station and right on city and suburban bus routes. It's close to Chinatown and restaurants and mid-city department store shopping. They have good breakfasts and the staff was helpful. The airport shuttle bus was good. I didn't have to walk with luggage back to the station as the shuttle bus picked me up... More

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Lismore, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stayed here for 6 nights. I chose this hotel as it was one of the cheapest (without staying in a backpackers, etc). I am from interstate and needed somewhere safe to stay while doing some medical tests for a week. I realised that this hotel was cheaper than others because they do not include housekeeping in your room rate.... More

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Address: 717 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Pacific International Hotel Sydney)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Great Southern Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 165
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