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City Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   193-195 Clarence Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Ranked #22 of 64 Sydney B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The single tiny room was way too small for a 2 week stay. When I asked them this they said it would be fine, however u was very cramped. I don't recommend this room for more than a nights stay. Also the heater wasn't working for my stay and there was a cockroach in the room. Not the best experience!

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Eden, New South Wales, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent location however that's where excellent stops. Quite noisy (including sounds of rushing water when room above flushed toilet), room not very clean on arrival (used tissues around bathroom sink, toothpaste spatter on wall, etc), fridge in my room and TV in friends room didn't work, nicely renovated bathroom and friendly staff. In two minds whether I would stay again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean & modern hotel. Very close to Darling Harbour and town hall train station. Staff are friendly but have trouble speaking English so booking in & out can be a problem. DO NOT BUY THE $10 WIFI. IT DOES NOT WORK.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked 3 family suite room, which total of us is 9 person. We stay at this hotel from 25th Jul - 27 Jul 2014. On 28th July we are going to Blue Mountain for 2 days and will back to this hotel to stay for another 5 Nights. But very surprised that this Hotel is not accepting to store... More

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Ipswich, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We wanted somewhere within walking distance to Cicular Quay, but for a decent price. This hotel was nice, clean, friendly staff, decent room and great location. About a 15 min walk to Circular Quay, very close to Queen Victoria Building for shopping/eating/drinking and close to many other restaurants and bars. Also close to train station to get to the airport... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel and loved the location , within walking distance to many of a Sydney's attractions . The room was very spacious for 4adults with two separate sleeping areas each with its own television The bathroom was modern and the whole room was very clean . The staff were so friendly and helpful We would reccomend... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

we booked 2 units of family room, 2nd & 3rd floor, the bath room looks like newly renovated, room are clean and tidy, no problem with the hot shower. Although room facing street, but not so noisy as they said. Single bed size is smaller than common size but acceptable still, because i am small size too. The only problem... More

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Sunbury, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Still a good central hotel and excellent value and close to Cockle bay and all city tourist venues,the staff have always been good and helpful,The rooms looking a bit weather warn and could do with a face lift, Kept clean and tidy no complaints but now needs a freshen up

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Worst hotel stay of our trip. Super noisy location (on a Saturday night) and poor sound insulation - even earplugs didn't help. We were on the second floor facing the street; perhaps it's less noisy on a higher floor. Dirty bathroom - extensive mildew, crud in corners, hair in sink. Nice communal kitchen area on the 2nd floor. Staff promptly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I stayed here in June for two nights. Staff were friendly and approachable. Room was small (single room) but very clean, quiet and with all the amenities you need. I would stay here again when returning to Sydney.

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Address: 193-195 Clarence Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — City Hotel 3*
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