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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I don't get why these hotels even exist. It does not have even the standard things which is being clean. Carpet is very dirty, It smells a lot that I cannot even breath feeling like asthma. Blanket is very dirty. I have some photos and I will try to upload them. I promise you if you book this place you... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

The staff was super! Maria, one of the managers, made sure we were taken care of even though I booked rooms that were too small for the party I was traveling with. The bartender, Laura was amazing and super helpful for not only things to do, but what beers to try. The hotel is not a five star resort, but... More 

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1 Thank Kelli G
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Clean and tidy, free breakky for stayers, fruit, toast tea, cereal etc. Lift is dangerous, no good for elderly people. No aircon in room, which is the only reason we would not stay in warmer months again. Staff were marvellous to us as hubby was very ill the night we stayed. 2 mins walk to Wynyard Station. Phone calls to... More 

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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

This is a case of you get what you pay for, so please don't expect a review based on $400 per night. This review is based on the expectation of the $105 per night I paid. To check in go the the friendly bar staff who will point you in the right direction. Fill out the check in form and... More 

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2 Thank Julianne T
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518 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

This review is just for the bar area. Very small bar; 4 tiny tables and about 8 seats at the bar. Seats are all bar height with no back support. No air conditioning. It has a lovely historic feel and a limited food menu.

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

A friend booked us into this place for over the new year period as it was a good price in comparison to other places. I have to admit that reading the reviews before we got there that we were very worried as to what we would find. The rooms are very basic and old but we didn't see any dust... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

No aircon, filthy bathrooms and breakfast is basic. For the same or less money you can stay at the y hotel at Hyde park, where they at least clean the bathroom and rooms properly. You'll get a hot breakfast at the Y hotel too. Only positive for the Grand is the location. Everything else is sub par. Bring your ear... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Firstly I would like to say that having to check in at a bar while you have children with you is simply unacceptable. Usually I don't take the time to write reviews but this place was so bad i decided to warn people!!! After the very slow check in process during which my kids had to wait in a corridor... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I stayed there for one night, sure it was cheap enough but it wasn't worth the hassle. Pro's: The marine bar itself is nice and the staff are friendly and know a lot of excellent bars close by and encourage you to go a visit them. They're amazing! Rooms are tidy and perfect for a checkin-sleep-wake-up-and-go visit.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

wow what can I say other than totally disappointed in all areas of hospitality. The room was small the bar fridge was hot and sounded like a washing machine. The window was broken and I could not stop the draft on a cold winters night. they had a paper thin curtain with a huge security light 2 meters away so... More 

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Staying in Central Business District

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Smack bang in the heart of Sydney is a Hotel that takes some beating. Sprawling over three floors with great bars and traditional pub accommodation, the Grand's prime location is within 200 metres of Sydney Harbour and walking distance from many iconic sightseeing destinations. An inviting ground floor oak-panelled bar is complimented by the maritime-themed 30 Knots on the first floor and a decadent menu to match. The Grand Hotel also has pub style accommodation available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel

Address: Grand Hotel 30 Hunter St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: $74 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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