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3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   267 Darlinghurst Road | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Ranked #22 of 182 hotels in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wollongong, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here on 2 occasions, and it's a little gem:a boutique hotel right in the centre of everything. It is stylish, elegant, quiet, with very friendly staff and affordable rates. I will certainly stay here again on my next visit to Sydney. It's a beauty!

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Olympia, Washington
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225 reviews 225 reviews
31 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The room seemed small for our mountain of luggage (we're nearing the end of a six-week trip with several different wardrobe requirements), but had we had one bag each, I'm sure we'd have been happier here. Also, coming as we did from Bangkok, where we had a HUGE suite for $50, the price seemed high. Now that we've been in... More

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London via Melbourne
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My husband and I had a wonderful 2 night stay at the Medusa before relocating overseas. It s a gorgeous boutique hotel in Darlinghurst, close to some lovey cafes, bars and restaurants. The rooms are divine, the staff are just so friendly and helpful and it is within walking distance to the shops on Oxford Street, restaurants and bars on... More

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Camberwell, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

My husband and I just returned from a five night stay at the Medusa. What an absolute delight! The location is perfect. A ten minute walk into town, or the restaurants of Surrey Hills or Potts Point. The rooms are spacious, spotless and I never heard any noise from outside or other guests. The kitchenette is ideal for snacks and... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

As a 2-3 time a year visitor to Darlinghurst I decided it was time to stay at the gorgeous Medusa and I wasn't disappointed. My husband accompanied me on this trip and while the room was quite small it was adequate. Loved the nice little touches, Lindt chocolates and Aesop toiletries. Comfortable bed and windows that open, allowing fresh air... More

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Newbury Park, California, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

My partner and I had planned our 'trip of a lifetime' to Australia for three years, and chose the Medusa for the Sydney portion of our stay. Everything about the Medusa was top notch. Centrally located in Darlinghurst, it was walking distance to restaurants, bars, nightlife and sightseeing. Accommodations were modern, spacious and comfortable, bathrooms included Aesop toiletries, and our... More

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Darwin, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed in this Hotel for the second time and could not fault the exceptional service provided and we were pleasantly surprised to be upgraded to one of the beautiful suites in the 'older' section along with private balcony. The suite was huge and very gorgeous and it was lovely to chill out on our private... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
26 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I stayed here one night on business and really enjoyed my stay at this quirky little boutique hotel in Darlinghurst. The room was very small but serviceable and I loved that there was a bath and the Aesop toiletries just topped it off! I got great advice from the front desk about where to eat (lovely restaurants in Victoria St... More

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Lake Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Four of us stayed for two nights whilst in Sydney for the Ashes cricket. Luke and Jesse were particlarly helpful and gracious hosts. The provided great advice on dining and entertainment venues. The rooms are excellent with huge flat screen televisions. The courtyard and pool area are a great haven to relax and have a quiet drink. The location is... More

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85 reviews 85 reviews
29 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

From the warmest welcome (thanks Luke :)) to the excellent location, there is so very much to like about this hotel. The hotel itself has much to recommend it: lovely rooms, super comfortable beds, great bathrooms with complementary Aesop toiletries to name just a few of the things we found to be so great. And the location is superb -... More

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Address: 267 Darlinghurst Road | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Medusa 3.5*
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