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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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Newcastle, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The hotel was on the far end of oxford street, but if you are happy walking it is fine. it is close to the SCG so perfect if you are there for the footy, plus the pub has drink specials when sydney games are on. the pub served nice meals. the rooms were dingy and dark, ours faced the road... More

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Jerrabomberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I have recently stayed here for 2 weeks as I had a family member in St Vincents hospital, yes the rooms are not the biggest although they are clean, beds are comfy and clean. I can honestly say the staff were amazing always there if i needed any thing and it was nice to return home to someone in reception.... More

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Smiths Lake, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stayed at the Arts Hotel recently for a family get together. What a great find! Mark on reception was courteous and professional, the room was exactly as we expected and the room rate is unbeatable for the area. We parked on site which was excellent, however, be warned - the parking is on a first in first served basis.... More

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New Westminster, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This hotel us on distant end of Oxford street. Price was best I could find at the time but a little pricy for the accomodation provided. Inside sun/swim area can be noisy and is a smoking area so you can't have windows open. Ok budget hotel if you can get a good price. The rooms and hallways are very dated... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I stayed in the Arts Hotel in Sydney for a week at the end of a 9 week stay in Australia. The Hotel itself is quite ordinary, with the average facilities. What made my stay really enjoyable was the staff. They were extremely friendly and helpful. The hotel is also perfectly situated, accessible to all the important sights!

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Auckland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I stayed here on business recently, and my boss and I were quite surprised to find how rundown the place was for the price, - especially because it looked quite flash in the photos. The location was great, and it was clean enough, but no in room facilities and the breakfast was very basic (no cooked option). The receptionist was... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My partner and I chose to stay here due to close proximity to health services and the city. The rooms are very small and out dated however it was clean and generally well maintained. The location is very convenient to cafés and pubs for meals. There is a good working lift and stairs to some of the rooms if you... More

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Leeds
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

My family and I stayed here for our last week of a months trip from uk to oz. What a disappointment! The rooms were outdated, filthy and we had the added bonus of a cockroach. When I informed reception of this the reply was 'cockroaches will always find a way to get in.' This is the worst hotel I've ever... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Stayed here for two nights while visiting Sydney. The hotel was OK, but it is in need of a makeover. The room was outdated and really basic. The shower had mold and was small. Location is OK, but it is still a 20 minute walk to the citycenter or central station. We wanted to ask the staff information about the... 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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