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Establishment Hotel

4.5 of 5 5 Bridge Lane, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kellyville, New South Wales, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel great Room great Bathroom awesome Parking non existent had to use Wilson Parking in Bond Street as advised by staff Wow $84 to park on Sunday evening and leave Monday morning Certainly didn't miss us Vacuuming of the hallway at 7.30am was hard to take right outside the room after a very late night May I suggest 10am for... More 

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Hassel, Luxembourg
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

I was surprised when I entered into the lobby. The hotel is quite hidden in a small road but once you pass the doors you enter in another world. Very exclusive and "raffiné". The rooms are soooooooo cozy. The bathroom is sooooo "oh my god" with Bulgary beauty products. I loved it. In the evening you find cookies on your... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Great hotel, reasonably priced, just don't drink at the bar on a Friday or Sat night, it is packed with kids drunk and rude...otherwise rooms are good, good in room derive are excellent! Word of advice only stay with someone you know well, baths are in middle between room and bathrooms! They use Bulgari

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London, United Kingdom
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122 reviews 122 reviews
101 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The staff were fantastic. I arrived quite early and my room wasn't ready. But the staff i) showed me to a bathroom where I could freshen up ii) offered to chill my champagne and iii) told me they would call when the room was ready. iv) completed the full check in process so that things would run smoothly upon my... More 

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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

my first stay here! what a hidden little gem ,you actually do not need to leave the hotel as all restaurants and the coolest bars are here. This hotel is in a great spot for staying in Sydney as you can walk everywhere. Staff were awesome and so friendly which was great , i stayed in a suite which was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Spent one Saturday night there for our wedding anniversary and it would have to be the best all round service we've ever received. The room was great but it was the exceptional staff the made the stay so wonderful. The front desk couldn't be more informative and helpful, even getting us on the door for Pasha at the Ivy. We... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The Bulgavi spa products, spacious rooms with designer furnishings and pride of place bed make this the perfect hotel for an affair. High ceilings, sound proofing, you quickly forget you are in the downtown centre of Sydney. What extra I spend on the room I more than save on taxis and by completely avoiding the Sydney traffic debacle - skipping... More 

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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stumbled across this hotel website, which is a lot easier than stumbling across the hotel itself. Behind a single big black door in a very old Sydney back lane way, this is just an amazing hotel. The welcome was brilliant, the foyers a great rework of what is a very solid, old building full of interesting lighting. The room itself... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I recently attended a technology breakfast event at the Establishment Hotel, held in the main ballroom. The room hosted over 150 guests and I really appreciate the way the hall was setup. The place looked spacious and the multimedia systems were perfectly tuned with 2 large screens to display the presentations! The breakfast was sumptuous and the guests were very... More 

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Bondi Sydney Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This is a really good way to experience Sydney from a charming and funky room. Staff at Merivale / the front desk will organise entry to their best restaurants and bars that are notoriously difficult, such as Mr Wong. The room itself is a hideaway that has a warm and sultry feel. I really enjoyed staying here!

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Address: 5 Bridge Lane, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Establishment Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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#34 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
#37 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#38 Business Hotel in Sydney

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