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114 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This was the first hotel i stayed in after a long o/s holiday coming back home and searching for an apartment. L'otel used to have a rep with locals of being a bit stylish but that was two decades ago and the carpets have not been replaced since. That said, the prices have been revised down accordingly and i got... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Carpet very dirty, a non smoking hotel, but constant smell of smoke which was very unpleasant. On the plus side friendly helpful staff and close to city and public transport. Low cost but still disappointed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Were a bit worried because of mixed reviews but seriously, place was awesome! Would check to see if all air conditioning works but other than that, loved it! Awesome service and great location! Lots of negative reviews doesn't necessarily mean a bad place!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel during Christmas and New Year. We were a little worried considering all these bad reviews, but it turned out to be okay! We both don't have high standards and I myself had been backpacking throughout Australia for over 2 months. I have seen way worse than this... This was a decent hotel... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

this place is a shocker. Has the potential to be a great little boutique hotel but needs a full overhaul...and a new cleaner. Room was so incredibly dirty. I showered in my thongs as the tiles has such a build up of gunk I couldn't bear to stand on them. Lighting in the bathroom so dim I could barely see... More 

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Prahran, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Whilst this property is well located, staff friendly and inexpensive; "cheap" comes at a cost. A number of things come to mind with our four night stay: - entire property is in serious need of repair (painting, carpet cleaning, drapes to be replaced, air conditioning duct filthy, etc). - no glasses of any sought in the room other than paper... More 

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Broken Hill, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

My partner and I got exactly what we were expecting for $500 over 5 nights in Darlinghurst! The staff were very friendly and we were in a great location with only a 5 minute walk to Kings Cross Train station and an easy walk into the city if you're feeling fit. The room itself was decently sized and had a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Cleanliness poor, absolutely dirty. Dust everywhere. I've felt as if no one has washed the sheets, laying down on the sweat and hair of someone else. It's an old building but we wouldn't care about if they make repairs and care about the place. But they don't. The shower is full of mold and they don't even replace the soap.... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Good things - Great location, staff were friendly and helpful, cheapest hotel I could find by $100 per night on Wotif. After reading the reviews here I was dreading the worst as I only read the reviews after booking it. No blood on the sheets! Free earplugs. Bad things - the rooms were very tired and needed painting and new... More 

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Queensland, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Disgusting hotel. There was blood on the sheets. Stains everywhere. Bathroom was worse than a central station public toilet. So didn't dare to shower. Looked like hadn't been cleaned for years. Very noisy. Not very helpful people at reception. Booked for four nights. Stayed for two and went to a backpackers which was a whole lot better. A very depressing... More 

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Address: 114 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
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