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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for a week in central private hotel, and found the staff very helpful and kind. We had a double room and shared bathroom, but rooms with bathrooms are available, however shared shower facilities clean and quiet. For the price I don't think you can go wrong here, location is amazing, right next to central station, convenience stores and... More 

Thank Gem M
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed 12 nights. friendly staff. could be better in routine cleaning and overall facility (though this is an old building so it has limitations). only few mins from central station, so convenient for using train / public transport. several restaurants nearby. also a woolies at the corner.

Thank Than A
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Just the very basic accommodation. Single room maybe slightly to small but en- suite ok,with a laundry room nearby a good thought,helpful staff.well located with public transport close by to get to the city

2 Thank Stephen D
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms but up 2 flights of stairs. No disabled access. Near to the city very convenient for the train. Staff very helpful. Shared bathroom but nearby and clean. Next to the shops and easy access to the city buses

1 Thank Angela P
1 review
Reviewed August 23, 2016

single room extremely small not worth the money you pay smells filthy needs to be shut down and completely renovated or prices lowered better quality at YHA or the royal exerbition hotel the shack on the side of the hill

Thank rogersmith06

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Considering I booked it at the last minute literally an hour before the price was good for Sydney. The location was great for me too. The staff were helpful and friendly. The room self contained - kitchen, shower and toilet but very small and cold. For one night stay it was alright.

3 Thank Charmaine P
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Basic accommodation very close to Central station in Sydney. We went for a double with shared bathroom, our room was on the first floor - showers and toilets on 2nd floor - clean. The room was spacious with a sink and fridge in the room, as well as a desktop computer...! Comfortable nights sleep and for the location and price... More 

3 Thank Hannah C
La Jolla, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2016

Inexpensive place to stay to explore Sydney from. It's not swanky, but the room was spacious and comfortable and has kitchen facilites. This can come in handy for snacks and taking a break from expensive restaurants.

4 Thank George N
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2015

You get exactly what you pay for in this hotel. It is a no frills experience but with plenty of space, comfortable beds and a good level of service I believe this represents very good value in a city with very expensive hotels. I definitely recommend if you'd like to keep costs down while staying walking distance from the city.... More 

4 Thank Nicholas A
New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed December 2, 2015

stayed here one night was worst experience of my life, the room its self was ok clean and good enough to stay at bugdet price, altough i paid $90 for a budget room shared bathroom if u can call it a bathroom its a little tiny shak room with a tolilet seperate by a wall with a shower thats like... More 

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Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighborhood continues to distinguish itself as a shopping destination, offering the best collection of one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into a hub of media, design and professional services - a colorful and diverse place equally known for its antique dealers, art galleries, cafes and pubs. Strolling down the street on a Saturday morning, you’ll see a mix of students, artists, hipsters and a few all-nighters from Oxford Street, the “Gay Capital of Sydney”. In this vibrant neighborhood you will find bohemian chic and modern style co-existing side by side.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Central Private Hotel is the cleanest and best 2.5 star budget accommodation in Central Sydney. We have a large selection of budget single and budget double rooms which have "shared bathroom" facilities. There are large, clean and tidy Ladies & Gents bathrooms and toilets on every level. These budget rooms are very popular with price conscious travelers to our fair City of Sydney. Our ensuite bedrooms are spacious, delightfully color coordinated and have full private facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Private Hotel

Address: 358 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
Price Range: $61 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Central Private Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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“My room at the corner of the first floor was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 851charmainep, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid the rooms by the street.”
 of 5 bubbles 875reubenc, Nov 10, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for rooms at the back, quieter. And probably on higher floors better. Our room was on the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles gx5678, Oct 27, 2015 | Read review
“no lift lower floor is better unless you like stairs”
 of 5 bubbles stevewarwick86, Oct 25, 2015 | Read review
“Pack winter clothing for sleeping with a lack of in room heating.”
 of 5 bubbles MHJeffrey027, Sep 21, 2015 | Read review
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