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Forsyth Bed & Breakfast

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3 Forsyth Street | Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gravenhurst, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Forsyth B ands B. Gary helped us return our car and came with us to bring us back to his home. The2 bedrooms were spotless and completely equipped. He made suggestions and dinner bookings for us, even drove us to places to make it easier . His breakfasts had anything you wanted including cooked food. He provided... More 

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Kirkpatrick Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived from Singapore on an overnight flight, exhausted. We thought we were only dropping our bags off, as arranged, but Gary and Julie not only welcomed us, gave us a cup of tea, but also managed to get our room ready right away, even though the departing guests were still about. The room was lovely, spacious and airy, with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently had the great pleasure of a 5-night stay at this lovely B&B in the lively and eclectic Glebe area of Sydney. Absolutely loved everything about our stay, except that it was too short! The hosts, Gary and Julie, are a friendly, helpful, interesting and accommodating couple who are both highly educated and well travelled. It was a delight... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Number 1 for a good reason. Lovely room, awesome breakfast,great experience. Gary and Julie were perfect hosts Whether offering advice, a bit of local knowledge or booking a doctor for you. If ever back in Sydney we will be checking on availability.

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San Jose, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

It has been a little over a month now that my husband and I had the opportunity to enjoy three nights at Forsyth Bed & Breakfast. So as to not be redundant by stating all the positive experiences we had while staying here, I will just say that our stay was fabulous and add a few more thoughts. Arriving to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I've stayed in many bed and breakfasts, and appreciate the character and personal attention/advice that they provide. Rarely have I stayed in a B&B that is also extremely comfortable - and beautiful. Forsyth is completely renovated, artistic, and I'd happily live there on a permanent basis. Our bedroom (the largest) was HUGE, with a balcony that overlooks the city. We... More 

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We have stayed in bed & breakfasts around the world, and it would be hard to find a better one overall than Forsyth. From the time our host, Gary, picked us up at the airport until three days later when he dropped us off at our Oceania cruise ship, we could not have had a nicer stay. We are foodies,... More 

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oxford uk
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed at Forsyth BnB for just over a week, so I think we know it well. I completely agree with the comments from previous reviewers about how brilliant it is. I won't give an extensive description as this has been provided already. I will just comment briefly on why I think it is so good. Well the obvious reason... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stayed with Gary and Julie just after Christmas for 4 nights, we were made most welcome and could not fault anything. Our room was very well appointed and the bathroom modern and immaculate. Gary's breakfasts were a highlight and delicious, incorporating the best fruit platter ever! We would definitely recommend this as a great place to stay in Sydney.

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Cheshire, UK
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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

top class B&B with large rooms, fabulous fresh breakfast (with welcome focus on fruit, pancakes etc - much better suited to Sydney summer than Full English!), extremely comfortable beds and good banter between Gary - your host - and guests over breakfast. Gary is also a fount of info on Sydney and will get you organised. Follow his tips on... More 

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