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The Maisonette Hotel

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31 Challis Avenue | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Panama
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had 2 days in SYD as part of our Austrlian trip, and it worked well for us. It had a really good location in a quiet neighborhood, but still near restaurants, cafès, and 10 mins walking distance from Kings Cross Metro Station. For the prices in Sydney, it was affordable. There's also a Grocery store near the hotel. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I chose this hotel not knowing Sydney at all. The price was right and it seemed not far from the CBD. It turned out to be in a perfect location for our interests with excellent restaurants (Cho Cho San and Gazebo) and close proximity for walking to the water and beautiful parks (the botanic gardens). The hotel staff were friendly... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This is not a hotel where you would want to hang out but it's great if you just want a place to sleep. We had a double room and it was comfortable. There was enough wardrobe space, a fridge and possible to make your own coffee or tea. I thought they could have had more shelves or hooks in the... More 

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Kauai, Hawaii
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The best part? Jonathan at the front desk. He answered all of our questions & gave great directions. Yes it's old & a bit shabby, but the location is Fabulous. AM Coffee & the Banana Toast next door at the street level bistro was perfect!!

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This place is in a great location but that's where it ends. We checked in and the guy at the front desk was great very friendly and nice. We went up stair to the room and dust on the fan blades rust on the fridge dust on the mirrors the toilet seat was stuck down with tape. The beds were... More 

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Toowoomba, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Stayed here late last year for 4 nights. We booked the superior king suite because the pictures online looked great! Until we walked in.. there was no lifts (which was ok because we knew this was the case) but we didnt know we'd be on the top floor with a 20kg suitcase to carry up! Anyway my partner and i... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We arrived late on Thursday night and as they don't have reception late is was great that the key was where they said it would be. The room is compact but very clean, the amenities are good. The only downside is the lack of aircon - this meant the windows need to be left open and as the Maisonette is... More 

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Cairns Region, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

For the price we paid the accommodation was very very disappointing. The 'hotel' is very old and run down. We stayed in a king room with ensuite. Cupboards were taped shut and falling apart. The louvers on the windows were broken. The fan was noisy and very wobbly. No aircon. The ensuite was tiny; missing a shelf above the sink;... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

the photos on the website is a bit misleading. yes, it's located in a very good location - 10 minutes walk from the train station and there's a Coles nearby. But the room looks tired and it gets noisy at night. Our room had a ceiling fan which works fine except when it is at the max mode it sounds... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is perfect for backpackers that would like their own room. The rooms are quite big and got a fridge, micro and so on but not a full kitchen so you can't make a proper meal. They offer a laundry room for 3 dollars, very nice! Close to the botanic garden and the area around offers lots of pubs,... More 

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