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Mantra on Kent

#39 of 175 Hotels in Sydney
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433 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wollongong, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in this hotel for many years even before Mantra began to manage it. The location is excellent - close to city shopping (located steps away from a dozen various outdoor / mountain equipment stores) and Darling Harbour. King Street is not that busy and our room was pleasantly quiet. I prefer spacious rooms ...... (tick). The room... More 

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Eater181, Thank you for taking the time to review Mantra On Kent. Wonderful to read that we tick all the boxes you have when it comes to accommodation in Sydney. Thank you for your wonderful feedback it is always a pleasure to have positive reviews, especially when it is about our staff, I will pass on your feedback to... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here because family member recommended it. Paid about $400 for the night. Got upstairs to realise there is NO WIFI included! It's $15 for half an hour or some rubbish like that so if u want unlimited internet access it's cheaper to go down the street and buy a prepaid mobile broadband USB from Vodafone. Once my car broke... More 

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Tahmoor, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel was easily found on a quiet street. Friendly and knowledgable staff, clean, well appointed room close to Darling Harbour and the shopping district of Sydney city. The breakfast was lovely and the staff looked after our ever need.

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Annpatchett, What a pleasure to read such a wonderful review, thank you! We are all glad you had a comfortable stay and our team was attentive to your needs, I will be sure to pass on your comments to them. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.... More 

Belmont, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an overnight stay to attend a concert at the State Theatre and was very impressed with the location, the friendly, helpful staff and the apartment in general. Good value for money, clean, and tidy

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear June G, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Mantra on Kent. Fantastic to read that you had an all-round great time staying at the Mantra on Kent, I have passed your comments onto the team and we all look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Until next time... or concert!... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose the Mantra on Kent after spending a week at the Mantra 2 Bond, also in Sydney, which I really liked. This one, not so much. Please note that a lot of this will be a comparison of the two, and I also put in a review of the Mantra 2 Bond St. I booked an executive suite, which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi All, It has been pleasure to Stay in your luxurious hotel Mantra on Kent street with all the facilities required for the Guests. Also would like to the opportunity to thanks your experienced and great staff members for their gesture and overall support. Especially Mehmet & Bob those led the perfect example of Customer Service end to end. I... More 

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Dogran_6, Thank you for such fantastic feedback on Bob and Mehmet! I have passed on your comments and they have been all smiles all day! It was a pleasure to have you staying with and we are over the moon that you enjoyed your stay and our staff accommodating. We hope to welcome you back again in the near... More 

Newcastle, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Mantra on Kent for 1 week while I was in Sydney for business. The apartment was spacious, clean and well appointed. There were however, some issues which all together make this a less than ideal hotel. WiFi - The hotel markets itself to business travelers and functions. For business travelers, internet connectivity is a must.The WiFi... More 

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Mannybr, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. My apologies that your stay wasn't as pleasurable as expected. We are currently working with our air-conditioning mechanics to fix this issue and how we could do so in a timelier manner, not affecting our guests. We have a 24hr reception team and maintenance on site that can... More 

Port Macquarie, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for service apartment type of accommodation in the heart of Sydney, this will be your answer. Friendly staff are ready to help you at all time. Room and all facilities are in good condition.

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Chaiwat1974, Thank you for giving Mantra on Kent such a fantastic review, we work hard to keep the rooms and facilities in top condition for our guests, so it is great to hear positive feedback. We pride ourselves on providing high quality, genuine customer service at all times, I will pass your comments onto the team I am sure... More 

Shoalhaven, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet self-contained unit has basic cooking facilities and washing machine. On site restaurant and unreal coffee shop and restaurant directly across the road. Close to Darling Harbour. Staff very helpful and quick check in and check out.

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear LydonWhite, Thank you for taking the time to review Mantra on Kent. What a pleasure to read that you found our team helpful and efficient I am sure they will be pleased with the feedback. I agree our breakfast restaurant Cascades is fantastic and the rooms are well equipped and comfortable. Thank you for staying at Mantra on Kent,... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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177 reviews 177 reviews
66 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay at Mantra on Kent quiet often for my work trips pretty much every month. Staff as usual are very friendly and welcoming at the hotel. Hotel is located in very good location close to darling harbour, George street, Sydney tower, QVB building and others. It's close to town hall station but if drinking, it's close to city tunnel... More 

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Mantra_Kent, Front Office Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Rameez H, Thank you for taking the time to review Mantra on Kent. Fantastic to have our return guests providing us with positive feedback and to hear that the issues you did have were rectified quickly. Thank you for staying with us and we all look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Laura Mammino More 

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