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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Level 2, 15-17 Hunter Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Ranked #56 of 65 Sydney B&B and Inns
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  • 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got to my room. Tv had no channels. Climbed down stairs told to go back and they would come. 10 mins l8r phoned to say not coming. Not good enough. They really need to provide the services they promised or change your rooms. Avoid avoid avoid.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

However the other parts concerning the hotel is not that perfect. I´ve stayed here 2 times before and will continue to do so untill cheaper alternatives in the same category will emerge. The first time I stayed we got a quite good room (but noicy due to the nearby stairs), clean, big and nice. The next time it was small,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Firstly, the location of this hotel is excellent. You are within a very comfortable walk to buses, trains, the harbour, the Rocks and the Opera House. It is by far the cheapest accommodation you will find in this area ... and for good reason. Our holiday to Sydney was fantastic however where we stayed could certainly have destroyed our positive... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Room was small but as we were out and about most of the time this was ok. Walking distance to everything which was really convenient. We wanted a night in one night but the TV wasn't working so that was a shame. The fire alarms were very sensitive even to the steam from the shower and we had to put... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Awesome location.. About all it has going for it. Right near train station... However we had to haul our luggage up four flights of stairs as they have no elevators... We were told not to have very hot showers and to make sure bathroom door was closed as the steam from the shower sets the alarm.off... Which will intern cause... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The City Lodge is by far the cheapest hotel in the Sydney CBD. It is pleasantly clean and the rooms are well organised. We have a King size bed and the en-suite is large and well maintained. They free wifi and there is a kitchen area if you want to make your own meals. They also have a mini bar... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Pictures are very deceiving. Stayed in a "premium" double. Yuk yuk yuk. Rooms are tiny, bathroom plumbing stunk. Bedspread was old and dingy - not inviting at all. TV reception fuzzy. Definately over priced for what it is. Staff nice enough but barely told us what room we where in let alone any other Info your usually told at other... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

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 September 18, 2014

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 September 14, 2014

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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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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