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Arts Hotel

3.5 of 5 21 Oxford Street (near Verona Street) | Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hertfordshire England
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is a compromise between cost and convenience, at about 45 mins walk and an easy bus ride from Circular Quay - less from Botanical Gardens. Paddington is slightly run down in places, but improves in neighbouring locations. The hotel building is showing its age a little, but the rooms are well maintained, if simply decorated. However, the hotel... More 

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Perth
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to save and be close enough to the city it is an ok place Good: Location well served by buses good value compared to city prices Good shower Ok breakfast buffet. No bacon n eggs though tea n coffee in room Nice courtyard Good aircon in room Bads: No hand towels Old building, rooms are small and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Needed a hotel for a few nights in Sydney and this seemed the best value. When I tried to find it it came up about a mile away from where it actually is. The taxi driver dropped me off where the postcode said. But may have just had a dodgy driver! But if you get dropped by a subway shop... More 

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Westland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Close by the city centre, you can walk (20 minutes) quiet neighbourhood, friendly staff. Fair price small inner garden, there are some bars and places to eat very near by. My room was equiped with a tea/coffee maker, a fridge and a safe and a iron

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Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Comfortable, neat and tidy hotel located nicely on Oxford St Paddington. Pub adjacent is also owned by the same people and has above average pub fare (how late the kitchen actually stays open is not always as advertised!). Probably due for some updating of rooms and decor but everything clean and functional.

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SA
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We use this hotel when we stay in Sydney on business . It it's located in a great area , with cafés , and interesting shops nearby . The staff are friendly and helpful . Rooms are being continually upgraded . The one we stayed in this trip is silver and grey , smart and modern in style .

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Trangie, New South Wales
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

If you are looking for a place that is unpretentious this place is great. It is close to everything ie. cafes, public transport, hospital etc. The establishment has a Gym, Pool, Court yard where you can sit relax and enjoy a wine or two, quiet, and with a pub literally next door that serves good meals you really have to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The hotel is in a nice location in Paddington. But for the price I paid for I think it is a bit expensive. The rooms were nice and clean. One bedroom. The air con was very cold which is nice during the hot days.

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Bathurst, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I recently stayed at this hotel while my husband was in St Vincents hospital. Staff were extremely helpful, the garden room was clean and spacious with windows that opened so I didn't have to use air conditioning. Unfortunately I didn't have time to sit in the garden and swim in the pool. The breakfast was fresh and generous. I have... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Arts Hotel is small oasis away from the CBD but close enough to walk into the city. Rooms are simple, functional and good value for anyone. The pub next door has good meals, and there are a number of cafés and independent stores nearby. We had a room overlooking the courtyard, which looked like a great little place to enjoy... More 

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Address: 21 Oxford Street (near Verona Street) | Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arts Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Sydney Sullivans Hotel

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