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City Lodge

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Level 2, 15-17 Hunter Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After reading the reviews I was worried but if like me you just need a clean bed to sleep in after partying in the city all night it is fine. The room was clean, the bath room was clean and the bed was comfortable and clean. Be warned though there is no parking and lots of stairs.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on the 13th of September 2014. I moved to another hotel the next day. 1- Location: It advertised that its close to centre. However, this hotel is close to The Rocks area only. Its a bit far from Chinatown (Haymarket area), Darling Harbour (cost $10 by taxi) and Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour bridge ($10 by taxi)... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was awful! The rooms were tiny with barely any walking space, let alone space fro luggage, we had to carry our own heavy suitcases up three flights of stairs as there was no lifts. As well as that the hotel stank, the doors to the rooms didn't open properly, and the whole place just felt disgusting and gross.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

One of the worst stays I had in Sydney. The hotel room was very small, the large window was frosted and the small one looked on to small deck and dirty ally. The room had no sound proofing all night we were kept awake by pigeons on window still and other guest coming and going. The room was directly off... More

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Lima, Peru
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This is one of the worst hotel in sydney that we've stayed. we had 4 huge bags and i had to lug each and everyone up a huge flight of stairs with no hint of getting assistance from the staff, my wife stayed at teh door to ensure they we're robbed from the unattended door as i did the shifting.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The hotel is just next to the wynyard station. It is walkable distance to circular quay and chinatown. There is free shuttle bus to other attractions. The supermarket COLES is also located at wynyard station. The aircon spoil on day 3 of our stay.The staff cannot help us in anything and we got to think our own way to survive... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've been traveling in many countries and cities around the world and I Lived in Australia Sydney for 8 years, I chosed this hotel because it was close to my house and also my work place, Yes the Location is AMAZING ! just few steps to wynyard station, 10 minutes walk to Circular quey, 15 minutes to Opera house ,... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The upside is the location, just off the main strip and a short walk to the harbour bridge and all amenities. There is also a shared kitchen with microwave and oven if you are needing to do your own cooking. Although warned that there was no lift in the building, dragging a heavy suitcase up 6 sets of stairs was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Really should have read reviews BEFORE booking. Was after a cheap city stay for the long weekend, we got it alright but at the cost of having to put our toilet paper in the bin instead of flushing it down the toilet where surely in this day in age, in Sydney Australia, i needn't have worried about. I never knew... More

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Pittsworth, Queensland, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed in what is advertised as a family room, tiny with no where to put bags. The main bed is pushed up against wall so you will have to climb over your partner to get out of bed. Beds very uncomfortable and hard. The family room is located on the fourth floor , I was advised when booking that... More

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Additional Information about City Lodge

Address: Level 2, 15-17 Hunter Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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