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Pensione Hotel Sydney - by 8Hotels

1,406 reviews
#70 of 186 Hotels in Sydney
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“guest lounge”(71 reviews)
“george street”(140 reviews)
“great location”(201 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes this hotel is in a convenient location esp for Central Station and food outlets but the entry, reception and general feel of the hotel is really disappointing. The guest lounge smelt badly of food odours. The rook was ok but small, little hanging space...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not really correct to call Pensione a hotel it's more accurate description would be a hostel. The rooms were very small, shoe box is a good description and even more fitting for the shower. The hotel has the appearance of once being a fire...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were booked through our travel agent and looked forward to an amazing stay. BUT on arriving we were offered a room which was so small I could only get my disability walker in and nothing else, so we were offered a second larger room...More

1  Thank 693Elizabeth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you book here, go in knowing it's a basic hotel at reasonable prices. It's big attraction is it's position, with China town, bars, restaraunts on it's doorstep. About a 15 min walk to darling harbour or circular quay (opera house/sydney harbour bridge). Bear in...More

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Response from PensioneSydney, Front Office Manager at Pensione Hotel Sydney - by 8HotelsResponded 4 days ago

Hi fourpens, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay with us at The Pensione Hotel, Sydney! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and could take advantage of the fantastic location with many of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent two nights at the Pensione for business, the hotel is in a great location, right on George street, close to Paddy's Markets and a short walk to Darling Harbour. That was about all of the positives I had for my stay. My room...More

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Response from PensioneSydney, Front Office Manager at Pensione Hotel Sydney - by 8HotelsResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kezibear, Thank you for taking the time to post a review but I am sorry to hear that your stay with us did not leave a more positive impression. There are always ways we can improve and our team take all feedback from our...More

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighborhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum
cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
...More
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Response from Kezibear | Reviewed this property |
Shuttles do run from the airport into the city. You could also catch the airport train to Central station and the hotel is a short 5 minute walk from there. The train is the cheaper option and they run frequently.
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reshma371979
November 28, 2017|
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Response from Michelle D | Reviewed this property |
You park in a car park they suggest and then you are locked in till 8:00 am.
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AR2828
September 24, 2017|
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Response from PensioneSydney | Property representative |
Hi There, Our entrance on George Street is secured by a pin access code and is activated at 9.00pm each evening. For our guests arriving for the first time, you can contact us on our landline (+6192658888) or use the... More
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