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The Sunnyside Tavern

3.0 of 5
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20 Broadmeadow Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2303, Australia
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Ranked #8 of 29 Newcastle B&B and Inns
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for four weeks for work. Nice bed, nice sheets. Well priced meals. Casual, friendly atmosphere and staff. will stay here again when back In Newcastle. Hotel is on a bus route so might want a back side facing room if noise is a problem early in the morning.

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Eltham, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside it doesn't look like much but we were super pleased to find that you definitely can't judge this book from it's cover. Inside we found a very clean and fresh feel pub and the friendly staff made check-in very easy. We got a great tour and 2 free drink vouchers as we were shown to our room.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we have stayed here and think it is great.Rooms are clean, beds are comfortable and service was and is great .Staff very helpful and always with a smile, we also had our evening meals there 10/10. Noise was minimal (it is a pub) Bus outside the door in to the centre of town. will defiantly... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I stayed here recently with my partner as it was very close to the Newcastle Entertainment Centre and was very surprised by the accommodation. It has been recently renovated and is a very nice, clean and tidy little establishment, even though a few of the rooms share the bathroom and shower facilities it was still a great place to stay... More 

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Ocean Park, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is a colorful place with hotel rooms, restaurant and tavern. The tavern is a local establishment and we enjoyed it. The restaurant was ok as we did not feel like driving anymore the first night there. In our room, a small but adequate place, we could easily hear the downstairs noise (all rooms upstairs).

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Such an awesome place! I stayed there for about a week during the Asian Cup 2015. It close to a lot of places and it's very very clean and tidy. The guys at the bar downstairs are very friendly and awesome! Even though there is music downstairs but I didn't hear a thing from my room! Really recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Managers & Staff excellent very helpful .We felt very special everyone went out of their way to help us with info about the city & surrounding areas which made our 6 day stay very memorable . Lynne & Marie.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in room 11, and although it was small room it was very modern with good facilities - air con, ensuite, tv etc. Staff were friendly - Zach in particular was very helpful and accommodating. Unfortunately the only downfall was a few unwanted roomies... cockroaches. We saw one come from the bathroom drain, so blocked it off with the... More 

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Byron Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I stayed in room 11, a small, very clean double with a new en-suite. The food was good and well priced. The reception staff were very friendly and helpful. I stayed on Monday and Tuesday nights, which were quiet.

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Mic S, General Manager at The Sunnyside Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Niue13, Thanks for choosing our hotel, and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here. We love welcoming new people at the Sunnyside and we pride ourselves on our food so it was great to receive such positive feedback. If you're ever passing through Newcastle in the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

Clean very small room, staff was very helpful. No sleep at all you think your bed strands in the middle of of the pup downstairs. If you would like to party go for it. If you are looking for a over night stay (rest sleep) do not go there.

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Mic S, General Manager at The Sunnyside Tavern, responded to this review

Dear Mika, Thank you again for bringing this issue to our attention. We are sorry that you felt unhappy with the amount of noise that you could hear from your room. Whilst we endeavour to satisfy all of our guests, the fact is that we are a busy Pub, and sometimes it can be noisy. We try and ensure that... More 

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