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Gold Coast, Australia
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay at the Kirketon! We arrived well before check-in time but the lovely Ivana at the front desk asked housekeeping to put our room next on the list to be cleaned. We went out for coffee and breakfast at a nearby cafe (Cafe 169 - just down to the corner... and fantastic!!) and when we returned... More 

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1 Thank Jacques-SYD
KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jacques, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Kirketon hotel. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.We shared the comments with our team and can't wait to have you back at Kirketon, hopefully in very near future. Kind regards More 

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53 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Room was nice - small but still spacious. Room was clean, however there were loud noises from the room upstairs all throughout the night. Location is perfect! Less than 5 min walk to kings cross station. There is cafes near the hotel, and a Coles just before the station. Please note there is no lift at the hotel - so... More 

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KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for taking time to post a review of your recent stay at Kirketon. We are pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us and are looking forward to welcoming you back . Please, ask our friendly front office team to arrange help with your luggage. Kind regards More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very helpful staff great location very competitive pricing small room but safe to walk around. Clean nice hot shower busy area. My partner stayed multiple nights I stayed 1 night before hospital admission.

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Thank Sixtweet
KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sixtweet, thank you for your review and for choosing Kirketon hotel for your stay. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we do take a pride in catering to our guest's needs . We are looking forward to have you back in near future. Kind regards Ivana More 

Rome, Italy
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's definitely not a 4 starts hotel...I felt more like being in a motel or hostel. There is no elevator,h however at the time of the check-in the guy at the reception was kind and helpful..carrying my luggage up to my room. The room was very small, dark and noisy plus it looked dirty. The bathroom was very spacious but... More 

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Thank Daniela L
KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Daniela L., firstly I would like to thank you for taking your time to advise of your recent stay. We are sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations during your stay with us. We have shared them with our team and we will utilize your feedback to improve in all different areas. Kind regards Ivana More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This hotel has me a little stumped. No doubt it's in an awesome location just 5 minutes from kings cross and from lots of action, bars, restaurants etc. however it's just so incredibly shady. The lobby, hallways, staircase and then room are all so incredibly dark.. On our way to our room after check in we were actually giggling at... More 

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Thank Sweetsoul79
KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sweetsoul79, thank you for your review , without it we won't be able to develop and improve our accommodation. We are pleased to read our location and friendly reception staff met your expectations. Regards More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about the Kirketon Hotel. Although the rooms are nice, the beds great, and the location in Darlinghurst is superb, it is the staff's friendliness and helpfulness that compels me to give this hotel 5 stars. Whether calling us an airport shuttle, finding us a place to exchange money, making dinner reservations, or printing out... More 

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Thank xxxsteven
KirketonManager, Receptionist at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Barrett, Thank you for your great review, we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is great to get to know our guests and nothing is too much trouble for us to help make sure all our guests' stay is as pleasant and stress-free as possible! We look forward to welcoming you back in... More 

Wellington
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13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

We were very disappointed with our room as it really didn't live up to the expectations after viewing the website. Room was small and in need of a makeover. Stained, faded carpet, peeling paint on the walls, dirty feeling bathroom. Room was small but we felt advised of this and would have been happy with the size had the room... More 

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KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share your review. Your feedback is very important to us . We appreciate your comments about aspects of the room that need updating. We are and will be implementing many of upgrades to the property. I will share your comments with our team and it will serve as an encouragement to... More 

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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Customer service very good. Very friendly and informative staff at front desk 24 hours. Nothing was a bother. First time we caught the train and bus to Sydney . 2nd time we drove and left our car got 3 days at the car star car wash a cross the street $30 a night. Very clean and comfortable. Restaurants and cafes... More 

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KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and very pleased that our staff made your stay pleasant. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Ivana Kral More 

London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I have stayed here several times and I find the location great as it is so central and in a funky neighbourhood and surrounded by loads of cafes/restaurants and great transport links. The front of house staff are lovely too. Thank you to Ivana, Emile and Grace who are always so welcoming and do anything they can to make your... More 

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Zhaobo L, Front Office Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anna C: Thank you for your perfect review. Our staff was very thrilled to see you positive comments and can't wait to welcome you back at Kirketon. We are in process of renovations and refreshing our rooms and attention to detail and customer service is our primary goal. Thank you again and hopefully see you soon in near future More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Given room 326, on the the 3rd floor, TV suspended from ceiling over bed, Window that opened onto another buildings set of windows, felt like I was in Barcelona...privacy, walls were not paper thing, amenities were top notch, mini bar was fully stocked, reception were appropriately uninvolved but not careless - room key always worked and got no crap from... More 

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KirketonManager, Guest Relations Manager at Kirketon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We appreciate your positive feedback about our hotel. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards Ivana Kral More 

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Staying in Darlinghurst

Neighborhood Profile
Darlinghurst
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney, Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and 1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning. Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small designer boutiques can be found along Victoria and Bourke Streets. Dining in Darlinghurst is a gastronomic adventure. Food from all over the world is on the menu, from American ribs to tapas, sushi to gelato and every ethnicity in between.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renowned for friendly and effortless service, the Kirketon Hotel welcomes its guests to experience the genuine warmth and charm of the professional team whose prime objective is to look after the guests. The intimate 40 room iconic boutique hotel is located in the heart of Sydney's restaurant, bar and nightclub district, moments from Oxford Street and Kings Cross Station and nestled in a quiet corner of the Darlinghurst, Potts Point and Kings Cross Triangle. Moments walk to Woolloomooloo, the Sydney Financial District, and Botanic Gardens, home to the award winning cocktail bar 'Eau de Vie' and renowned Asian restaurant 'Fu Man Chu'. The Kirketon is ideally located for all accommodation needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kirketon Hotel

Address: 229 Darlinghurst Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Darlinghurst
Price Range: $96 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kirketon Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Kirketon Hotel Sydney - By 8 Sydney
Hotel Style:
#92 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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