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Sydney
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Pleasantly surprised that BREAKFREE was clean, well appointed and a very quiet and comfortable room. Well located in CLARENCE Street in Sydney CBD close to Wynyard Station which is 20 minutes from domestic airport via rail.

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Nowra, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spotless room, good facilities although disappointed wifi didn't work. Great bar next door, very central. Enjoyed the buffet breakfast deal with the hotel one block down. Quiet, tucked away in the street, very pleasant stay. Would have been happy to stay a few nights more.

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South Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Close to shopping, Darling Harbour, loved the wax works, the Casino is not far. The Rocks, the bridge and the Opera House. Lovely to walk around so many areas and always plenty of cafes around. Great Restaurants close to Breakfree. Very central.

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New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very convenient location ....2 blocks from station and near QVB and Darling Harbour. No breakfast but many cafes in same area. Rooms are basic but comfortable. Only paid wifi. It's a 'no frills' hotel.

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Darwin, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room was good and silence But the heater was not worked properly. I don't know why Wifi is not worked And remember you have to pay wifi~! In my case wifi is not worked so I didnt pay. Room is clean and enough soap and body wash.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely reception staff, welcoming and friendly. Great location in the central city area in walking distance to Paddy's Market, Darling Harbour, the Rocks and Ferry's. Standard Queen room was a good size, clean but old, furniture chipped, lots of stains on the carpet. Could do with a refurbishment.

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel is in a great location - easy to walk to trains and mall etc...unfortunately the cleanliness of bathroom was poor. The windows did not block much of the street noise out which becomes a bit of a distraction on and off during the night.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room was small but overall tidy. Bed was comfortable. Only negative was the cleanliness of the shower. Close to cafe's, shopping and transport. Town Hall train stop is 8 mins walk away. Friendly staff.

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Noosa, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Reservations at Breakfree were incompetent to say the least. Staff at actual hotel were very friendly, helpful and pleasant. Room and bathroom were both clean, but this is a very old, basic hotel. If you must stay - avoid a room overlooking Clarence street at all costs - very noisy (road traffice, garbage trucks at all hours of the night.... More 

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Canberra, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What an awful room. So unclean and the strangest smell. In addition to the noisiest building next-door. The location is good. Walking distance to restaurants and cafes. Easy to get around. However would not recommend.

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Hotel_Manager287, Manager at BreakFree on Clarence, responded to this review

Dear 684marniek, Thank you for your review. We truly value the opinions of our guests and I regret to know that your experience did not meet up to your expectations. We will share your comments with our refurbishment team for review and action. We still hope for your return in the near future. Thank you. Regards -BreakFree on Clarence Team More 

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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Amenities

About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Positioned in the heart of the Sydney CBD, BreakFree on Clarence provides travellers with a choice of room types which are great for singles, families and couples, including the Single Standard room, Queen Room, Twin Room, Family Suite Family, and Premium Room. Rooms are air-conditioned providing comfort during the warmer and cooler months, and Wi-Fi (fee applies) offers travellers the opportunity to catch up on business or connect with loved ones while on holiday. Planning a lot of activities while in Sydney? The city is bursting with lots of excursions; you'll find the locality of this city hotel offers all that you need, with public transport including trains and buses at the hotel entrance, along with a horde of shops, cafes and restaurants. From this well-appointed accommodation you can walk to many of Sydney's best attractions including Westfield Shopping Centre, the Art Gallery of NSW, Darling Harbour, Sydney Botanic Gardens, Sydney Opera house and Circular Quay where the ferries depart to Taronga Zoo, DFO shopping outlet and Manly. Location Features: • Sydney Airport 8.4Km drive • Town Hall Train Station 500m walk • Capitol Theatre 1.3Km walk • Chinatown 1.5Km walk • Paddy's Markets 1.3Km walk • Sydney Entertainment Centre 1.2Km walk • Darling Harbour 1.1Km walk • Circular Quay 1.3Km walk • The Sydney Opera House 2km • Sydney Botanic Gardens 1.6Km • The Rocks 1.3Km • Sydney Aquarium 350m walk ... more   less 

Additional Information about BreakFree on Clarence

Address: Shorter House 193-195 Clarence St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly City Hotel)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Amenities:
Kitchenette Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Price Range: $102 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BreakFree on Clarence 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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