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114 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel cost us £699 for 5 nights - not impressed. We were terrified after booking it as I found loads of awful reviews and I was thinking about abandoning the booking but we would have lost all of our money. We went and to be fair, it wasn't as bad as people had described so I will give an... More 

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Ellsworth, Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kings Cross area in which hotel is located has undeserved bad rep. Yes, there are a few strip clubs & other sleazy enterprises but also very nice residential areas just off the main drag. And it feels generally safe. Hotel is basic but ok. Our particular room was quite claustrophobic (no window) & wouldn't want to stay in it more... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a basic Hotel right next to Kings Cross but the manager/owner John was extremely helpful. The bed needs changing but the bedding was clean. Shops and eateries are on the doorstep. Tea and coffee is supplied albeit 2 tea bags and 2 coffee pouches but no milk. Small fridge for your own use and very quiet aircon. Good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

It is OK staff is friendly, rooms are ok not fancy but ok. Bed is good. Shower etc is OK. Note I travel 70 % of the year for work Location is great, transportation to the city is nearby, walking distance.

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Sydney, Australia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
14 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

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

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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Address: 114 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
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Number of rooms: 16
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