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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived early and greatly appreciated that a room was already available and ready. The hotel also was so kind and honored the requests I made prior to check in. I appreciated how helpful everyone working at the hotel was. This is a budget hotel and fit my needs perfectly. The room was very clean and I also found it... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The hotel really thought about comfort, with extra blankets, cutlery etc all provided. Yes, you do have to carry your bags upstairs, not such a problem. The wifi is pretty much non-existent on the third floor, but if that doesn't bother you, you'll be fine! Great location and staff were very helpful and friendly.

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maisonettesydney, Guest Relations Manager at The Maisonette Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and found a comfortable retreat in this beautiful suburb. We wish you safe travels. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I will definitely come back here if I were to make a trip down to sydney again. Jonathan was really friendly to us and helped us when we needed directions or ideas on where to go! Nothing bad to say about this place ! Perhaps maybe it would be great if the heater works better?? ESP during winter

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maisonettesydney, Guest Relations Manager at The Maisonette Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for posting this review. We are glad that you enjoyed your time in Sydney. Also, we are proud to have provided you with comfortable accommodation and quality service. We wish you safe travels and hope that you return soon. More 

Fort William, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This place definitely has some very unfair reviews... Firstly, of course it's not going to be luxury/ 5* quality- it's the cheapest hotel in Sydney. But it is PERFECTLY adequate. Basic but very cosy and comfortable. A cute, quaint place in the perfect location. Not in city centre so it was very quiet. Perfect location for restaurants- great quality and... More 

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maisonettesydney, Guest Relations Manager at The Maisonette Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We at the Maisonette are proud to offer great service with clean and comfortable accommodation in one of the beautiful areas of Sydney. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we wish you safe travels. More 

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Looking for a cheap but good location that would keep my gf happy we found this place. Location is on the tourist bus route, short walk to Kings cross, don the stairs to get in to central Sydney and quiet enough at night so sleep wasn't an issue. Good little cafe and restaurant just downstairs and across the road or... More 

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maisonettesydney, Guest Relations Manager at The Maisonette Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for providing a review of your stay with us. It is great to know that you had a good stay in Sydney and made the most of the great location of the hotel in this scenic suburb of Sydney. The location is excellent for those who enjoy dining out and a variety of choices. Thank you More 

Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

if you dont mind carring your bags upstairs then this is at place for you, just far enough away from the main st of Kings cross, nice little stroll from the train station and the bus stop is just around the corner from the hotel, one little let down was that the there is a cafe just beside this hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Firstly as I have stayed before I get priority check in free wi fi and late check out. The room huge bed first floor I don't have a problem luggage upstairs microwave fridge A/C brand new view over challis avenue smaller bathroom TV big mirror wardrobe etc. taxi from airport $47if solo train ride and 5 minute walk $18. Restaurants... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 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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