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Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a quiet and beautiful place to stay away from all the city bustle yet just a few minutes walk to the Harbour and in the other direction, just moments to Kings Cross, than Simpsons Potts Point is the place to be! It's a grand heritage listed mansion converted into 12 ensuite rooms. Spacious and comfortable, our... More 

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Bermagui, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently I took my mother to Sydney and as a surprise for her booked us into this fantastic, classy heritage hotel. From our first correspondence the experience was a pleasure. Keith was wonderful, and very helpful by leaving a map as he knew where we were headed. Our room (family) was so beautifully decorated. Loved the sitting room and the... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my sort of hotel, one of the best experiences of home away from home. Discrete, classy, very comfortable, wonderful breakfast, and very convenient. Close to good restaurants, public transport. Highly recommended .

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Perth, Western Australia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel and the wonderful people who run it are a fantastic find! Everything from the friendly greetings, to the great tourist advice, to the amazing breakfast are topnotch.Thank you so much for accommodating us and even finding a room for our "extra" at late notice. We all loved staying at The Simpsons, love the location and will definitely be... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Brilliant boutique hotel in Potts Point Sydney. Homely, efficient, superb service, lovely rooms and great breakfast. Very convenient location for setting out on foot to discover Sydney. You could not ask for a better beginning and end of your day touring Sydney.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Great location in the heart of Potts Point. Quiet in a very busy area, comfortable and well appointed rooms, excellent breakfast, attentive and helpful hosts. Our second visit and we will certainly be back.

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simpsonshotel, Owner at Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel, responded to this review

We do appreciate returning guests, so thank you Grey JW for staying again and for writing your Review. Yes, "Simpsons" is in great location, and it is quiet for such a busy, interesting area ! Glad that you liked our breakfast; Damien does set it up well, and Marie's home-made rhubarb, apple and raspberry compote is a real favourite, especially... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great location and wonderful food venues within walking distance makes Simpsons my choice whenever I stay in Sydney. Simpsons offer an elegant alternative to most hotels and the comfort and hospitality of the staff and owners make you want to return every time. The rooms are spacious and individual in their own style. Simple conveniences like strong flowing showers and... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We were offered an upgrade but the original booked room was far more to our liking. The upgrade room had a leaking tap that I found needed more strength than I had to turn off and the original room was lighter and bigger, just up a level so more walking, or should I say climbing. The stairs are a but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We had a Family room with our adult daughter. The common areas were the best part of the Hotel with sherry and port on offer. Fake open fires and older style furniture. The room was showing signs of neglect with three lights not working wardrobes with hinges off and terribly uncomfortable beds. The hosts were lovely people . And Breakfast... More 

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simpsonshotel, Owner at Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review "Simpsons". I am glad that you enjoyed the breakfast and ourselves ! Thank you. Yes, I agree that our Public Rooms are the best part of the hotel. We have filled them over the years with antique furniture, our paintings and bric-a-brac. And yes, the wardrobes in our Guest Rooms have probably... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Our room was elegant, comfortable, and quiet. The owners were friendly and very very helpful. There is also a lovely, large front room where one could sip sherry, play chess, or read, and a fresh, well stocked continental breakfast is served in a quiet breakfast room at the back of the hotel. Potts Point is an interesting neighborhood with a... More 

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simpsonshotel, Owner at Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you MWS ! Thank you for your kind review. Very glad that you enjoyed the local restaurants.....we are very blessed to have such a great choice, all within close proximity. I myself sat the other night by the cosy fire on a chilly evening, sipping a sherry with friends, and felt that the atmosphere was very relaxing. So I... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Simpsons" is an intimate 12 - room B&B boutique hotel, situated within a restored 1892 Victorian mansion, and is very centrally located in leafy tree-lined Potts Point, a vibrant and cosmopolitan area, being the closest suburb east of the City, with many interesting restaurants, bars, galleries and cafes nearby, yet only a 20 minute walk to the beauty of Sydney Harbour and Opera House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel

Address: 8 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $165 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Simpsons of Potts Point Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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