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Hotel Challis

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel was beautiful. Our room was very small, a bit too small really, but as it was only for one night it was okay. The bathroom and in particular the hand basin were also very small, with water splashing all over the floor and no benchspace.

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Chambery, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room is small but its enough for a short stay. The hôtel is renovated for a year. Its very clean. Its possible to reach the Opéra and Harbor after 10min walk. The phonic isolation is not really good, We heard the noise outside in the morning

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear romdes73, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us recently. We are happy that you liked it. We had it fully refurbished like a year ago and you still can feel the freshness and cleanness of the renovation. We hope you will choose to stay with us again one day! More 

Hong Kong, China
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the room is too small, wifi is not good, price is fair, room is clean. a bit far away to the train station. quite convenient as there are restaurants and supermarket nearby. can have a try to stay at hotel challis.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear kyhterry, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review about your recent stay with us at Hotel Challis. It is a small boutique hotel but we do have some bigger rooms. We hope to see you back one day! More 

Kaunas, Lithuania
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location of the hotel Challis is very good just a few minutes from the King Cross train station. They don't serve breakfast but there are a lot of beautiful cafes nearby. I would recommend La Burette for a good breakfast.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear Sauliukas, Thank you for taking the time to write the review about your stay with us. It is a lovely comment you left and we are happy to lean from it that you liked the place and the area. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you back soon! More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Homely feel. Clean. Staff all ready with my paper work. I would stay again. The area felt safe and I had the perfect room temperature so naturally the sleep was very easy. I started on the top level. Level 4.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear 83shellam, Thank you for taking the time to write a comment about your stay with us, we really appreciate that. Looking forward to seeing you back! More 

Newcastle, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect for what we wanted: a short stay for value of money in Sydney. Small rooms but we knew that when booking. Clean and comfortable and great location in Potts Point (lots of restaurants and cafes nearby). Would definitely recommend for a couple but may be too small for a family with kids.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear 119natalied, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Hotel Challis. We are glad to know it was a nice experience for you. Some of the room types are OK for couples with kids, King balcony rooms feature a sofa bed in addition to the King bed that is already there. But overall, we are a... More 

Marton
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous boutique hotel in nice suburb - Potts Point. Located next to a girls school, so no noisey nighttime neighbours! Great service from friendly staff. Short 2-3 minute walk to convenience store, supermarket & bus stop. 5-10 minute walk to King's Cross train station. Great restaurants and cafes all within short walking distance.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear 721libbyr, thank you for taking the time to review your nice stay at our gorgeous property!))) We are so happy you loved it and it`s just amazing how everything worked out so perfect for you. Perhaps, you should come back. More 

Grove City, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed staying at Hotel Challis. It was in a great location and a great value. We asked to check in early and by some miracle they were able to do this. Our room was quite comfy. Lots of hot water and great water pressure in the bathroom. We were very impressed with this hotel.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear barnar18, Thank you for taking the time to review your great stay with us!))) It is such a pleasure to read your comment. Our showers are known for good water pressure, we are happy you have enjoyed it. Hopefully, we will see you back sometime soon! More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this hotel but make sure you book a room that's big enough for you. I stay quite a lot for business: this time with my husband for a weekend away. Rooms here are unusually small which suits me fine for biz but are way too small for romance or just hanging out.

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear moyas671, thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We already changed the light bulbs, so sorry about that!)))We value and appreciate that you are our returning guest and we are looking forward to seeing you again! More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room is a bit small and pokey but clean and tidy Bathroom is also small and layout is a little awkward but clean quite and comfortable for sleeping and a very convenient location for a reasonable price

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sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Challis, responded to this review

Dear 133fionaj, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us at our small boutique hotel. Hopefully it is was a pleasant stay, despite the room size and hopefully, we will see you back soon! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Challis offers a boutique hotel experience in Potts Point. Accommodation is set over two beautifully restored and completely renovated terrace homes. Hotel rooms feature premium bedding, free WiFi access, air-conditioning, large flat screen TV, a work desk and chic en suite bathroom with amenities. Walking distance to Kings Cross train station and only 10 minutes to Circular Quay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Challis

Address: 21-23 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $83 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Challis 3.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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