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Arts Hotel

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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Can anyone find a better deal than what The Arts Hotel offers? We stayed in a twin courtyard room in beds of crisp white linen (my fave), with newly laid plush carpet and free parking? From internet booking to check out, The Arts Hotel was faultless. There was a genuine sense of pride and courtesy from the staff, who cater... More 

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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location being 15 min taxi ride from the airport (I believe they also have an airport shuttle bus), right around the corner from St Vincent's hospital and walking distance to the cbd. On one side you have a great bookshop with cafe above it, and next to that the Verona Palace cinema. On the other side is a little... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a quaint hotel that has charm and is located walking distance from downtown, this is he place for you. Very friendly front desk, good breakfast (work paying extra for it), wifi, and good people. Very helpful staff. They also have a discount at the restaurant and bar next door.

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Tumut, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
16 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I will sum up our two nite stay in GOOD & BAD points. GOOD Very close to St Vincents hospital ... it is closer than than google maps make out There are buses that run you to EVERYWHERE from outside the hotel & down a bit. We went to Circular Quay & to The casino & public transport was excellent.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had the pleasure of staying in the Arts Hotel in March and couldn't have been happier with our choice. The hotel is a little out of the hustle and bustle which is what we like as it allows you to see other parts of a city, as well as the main tourist spots. We were lucky enough to get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The Arts Hotel is in the ideal position for all the places I'd like to visit when on a quick trip to Sydney. Situated in Paddington, but on the cusp of Darlinghurst & Surry Hills, it's perfect for a food & culture weekend. A quick & easy bus trip to the City or Bondi; it's the dream spot for any... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is a reborn hotel apart from the not unpleasant sprayed concrete ceilings from the early 70's. Compact and clean with newish sheets, towels, carpets, air/con etc. Upgraded free to a garden room, which probably had a more pleasant outlook than non-garden rooms. Other rooms seem to be very near Oxford Street, which might bother some. The hot water in... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Stayed here whilst my elderly Dad was in St Vincents. Good proximity to cafes restaurants & St Vincents. Cheap alternative to expensive city hotels right on major public bus route & close to trains & walking distance to shopping in Sydney the staff were really helpful & the hotel Was nice & clean

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

The room was clean and comfortable and pretty much just what we expected for the price we paid. Great location, easy walk to some nice eateries and venues. The staff were very friendly and helpful, couldn't do enough for us. Only downside is the parking, but you'd expect that in Sydney. Would happily stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We have stayed at this hotel many times over the past few years and have always been looked after very well by Mark and the staff. This time we stayed in one of the new Art Rooms, what a great surprise, the décor is very modern and the finish is very good. The Arts Hotel is close to everything, a... More 

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