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Hotel Challis

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“potts point”(111 reviews)
“great location”(155 reviews)
“rooms are small”(37 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewspotts pointgreat locationrooms are smallkings cross stationbotanical gardensquiet streetbalcony roomcafes and restaurantsnice hotelwalking distanceopera houseminute walkboutique hoteltrain stationshort staywould stay againan easy walk
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice hotel with historical charme, big balcony. Rooms quite small, however ok for 2 people. House maid did not want to change the bed linen on request, needed to talk to her and asked her several times. Apart from that, staff was very friendly. Provided...More

Thank J0ymermaid
Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 2 days ago

Dear J0ymermaid, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While we wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spent last weekend in a king room with a balcony and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Room was on the small side, but very comfortable, especially with the availability of the balcony. Location is great - we walked to and from the Opera on the...More

Thank Max R
Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 2 days ago

Dear Max R, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. As a Boutique hotel in a heritage building, our room is on the small side. Having said that, we are pleased to read that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an absolute beautiful building wobbly rooms lovely personnel I can’t wait to go back to Sydney in the very near future and that will be the place I’m staying love I Like having direct contact via phone with your management regarding my booking...More

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Thank gunna054
Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 2 days ago

Dear Gunna054, Thank you for the lovely review. Our team was very happy with the compliments! We would love to welcome you back again at Hotel Challis. Just call us again, like you did with your last booking and our friendly staff would be more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great room, super comfortable bed and the air conditioning worked really well. I would definitely stay again. If I were to share some minor criticisms: there is a little bit of noise in the corridors in the morning if you have had a late night...More

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Thank jbayliss2018
Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 2 days ago

Dear jbayliss2018, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Best regards, The team at Hotel Challis

Reviewed 1 week ago

we chose this hotel as t was slightly out of the centre and for us it was great but it did have its shortfalls. The rooms are very small although very clean and well maintained as are the public areas. There is breakfast offered and...More

Thank PhileasFogg77
Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 2 days ago

Dear PhileasFogg77, Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel. We are pleased to hear that you are happy with the cleanliness of the hotel. Please note that we have different types of room’s categories in the hotel, ranging from Small Double to...More

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$89 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Sydney
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$89 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Best Value Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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julie739
December 5, 2017|
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Response from sydney_lodges | Property representative |
Hi, According to the law and regulations in Australia, smoking is strictly prohibited in most of the public places. Smoking is not allowed at the balcony. Heavy fines apply for violating these rules.
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Lin L
September 3, 2017|
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Response from Loub52 | Reviewed this property |
It is not a hill more of an incline.
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Elvine622
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Stylstnz | Reviewed this property |
Hi - its on a small urban urban street and there is NO street parking. There is parking buildings in the area and from memory they have the info on the hotel website. Its a cute hotel and great value for money.
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Room Tips
"choose a bigger room if you want a king size bed! bed is too big for the smallest room."
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"The small double is definitely only big enough for 1 person"
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"Don't stay on the ground floor if possible. The people coming and going can be noisy."
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"Larger rooms are the balcony type with king beds, queen and double bed rooms are small, but, they're fine"
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