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3 Forsyth Street | Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Forsyth Bed & Breakfast
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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58 reviews 58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our welcoming Host, Gary, picked us up at the Airport and together with wife Julie, settled us into our tastefully decorated room with large sunny balcony. Comfortable bed and pillows with quality linen and fluffy towels. Gary's knowledge of the area was very helpful, recommending local restaurants, and the most efficient way to get around Sydney, even dropping us off... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with Gary at the Forsyth bed and breakfast for 4 days in July with my husband and two sons. We had an absolutely wonderful stay in Sydney thanks to Gary's local knowledge and advice. He helped us to get the best out of our stay by picking us up at the airport, helping with bus and ferry tickets,... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Superb package: a quality boutique hotel experience. Prompt, friendly, helpful communication from Gary who has in-depth local knowledge of the area, traffic, dining and local attractions. The B&B is a top-quality redevelopment masterpiece behind a quaint terrace frontage. Gary's professional background in hotel design is showcased in his quality facilities and superb use of space. I especially liked: charming hosts;... More

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Dublin, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed with Gary and Julie at the Forsyth B&B for 5 nights in March and could not have been more pleased! Gary's pickup at the airport (in the middle of a storm and downpour) was very much appreciated and provided a totally non-stress way to begin our visit to Sydney. Julie gave us a wonderful orientation... More

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

It goes without saying that we would highly recommend this B&B to all and sundry !! Fantastic location, extremely comfortable in the Rozelle room with a fab bathroom and a breakfast to die for - just wished we could fit more in ! The attention to detail does not go unnoticed and we thank you Gary and Julie for making... More

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Ronse, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We were delighted with every aspect of our stay at the Forsyth. Mr and Mrs de Gary were a fantastic host and hostess for us. Thanks to them we were able to make the most of our holiday in Sydney. Breakfast was every day perfect and everytime a fantastic experience. Their hospitality was heart-warming. We certainly would like to stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

This is the second time we've stayed and we will be making sure we come back every year. Glebe is a great spot and Forsyth is so well located to some good spots in Glebe but also to get to the city. We always stay in the Rozelle room and love the size and natural light in that room. The... More

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Gary and Julie's bed and breakfast in Sydney. It was wonderful. The house was simply lovely with two beautiful spacious rooms with bathrooms to match. Breakfast was a feast with so much scrummy food we could not get through it all. The hosts were hospitable and really kind and thoughtful to our 12 year old... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Forsyth b and b Forsyth b and b is a terrific place. Accommodations are very comfortable and spacious; breakfast is excellent and well prepared; and the neighborhood appears to be one of the most elegant and interesting in Sydney with an abundance of excellent places to eat. It is a short walk from an extremely attractive park system on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

Our four days at Forsyth bed and breakfast were wonderful. Gary and Julie are the perfect hosts in their beautifully restored terrace house. Delicious breakfasts in the Japanese garden, airport shuttles, and other services made our stay hassle-free and so much more enjoyable. Thank you both. We will be back.

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Address: 3 Forsyth Street | Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
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BOOKINGS ONLY AVAILABLE DIRECTLY WITH FORSYTH BNB. Forsyth is a delightful boutique bed and breakfast, a "piece of inner-city serenity", nestled between Glebe Point Road and Blackwattle Bay on Sydney Harbour, located 3 kms from the city and 20 minutes drive from the airport. Forsyth offers two spacious quiet guest rooms, both located upstairs, with no common walls. Each has a queen size bed, its own bathroom, reverse cycle air-conditioning, cable television, and free wi-fi. The Blackwattle Room has a separate television/ reading space and en-suite shower room, and "a circular porthole offsets the angular ceiling and gives a bird's eye view of the street". The Rozelle Room offers a full size bathroom (with double shower, bath and bidet) and a private balcony with views out towards Anzac Bridge and the city. Glebe Village has numerous restaurants which cater for every taste. Blackwattle Park with its beautiful foreshore promenade along Sydney Harbour is located a minute's walk from Forsyth, and Sydney Fish Market, a working fishing port, is close by. Forsyth is well serviced by public transport, and close to many local attractions including Chinatown, Star Casino, Darling Harbour, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney Aquarium and Sydney Powerhouse Museum. The Rocks and the Opera House are a short bus ride away or a walk for the hearty. In good weather, breakfast is served outside in the Japanese courtyard garden, alternatively in the dining room with its cathedral ceiling. Pick-up/drop-off at Sydney airport or cruise terminals is available on request. In order to avoid disappointment, please book early. We hope you enjoy your stay at Forsyth BnB. ... more   less 
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