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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this property using Wotif and looking for a modest priced overnight. I found the Glasgow Arms and its accommodation upstairs (no lift/elevator). I found the staff helpful, the room, including bathroom clean. Beware Saturday and possibly other nights with live bands performing. The lights outside by night were a concern for a light sleeper. I managed to make...

Thank Chris M
Central Coast, NSW, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent one night here, as my wife and I visited Sydney for a Vivid Cruise. Rooms were above a pub. Rooms looked old as well. Inadequate light along the corridors as we arrived back during the night from our cruise. "Breakfast option" was bread and your choice of cereals from the corridors. I think that we were drunk enough to...

Thank wasted_spawn
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic rooms above a pub. Rooms are clean if a little dated. I asked to change my room on first day and had no problem with the staff who are very friendly and helpful. 24 hr self serve continental breakfast is excellent. Free wifi available and noise from the music below was not a problem. The hotel is directly opposite...

Thank Joe O
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Reviewed December 3, 2016

The sign says "We are not a 24 hour hotel." They could drop the "24 hour" and be accurate. They have a few rooms above a bar. Steep stairs and no elevator. It doesn't open until 11:00 am most days and does not seem to be associated except they hold the keys. The continental breakfast means there is a loaf...

1Thank John A
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 6 nights as a lone female. Perfectly safe & secure place to stay. Other reviews mention the music from the bar below, in all the 6 nights heard it for a couple of hours once! Again, other reviews mention the mad dash for breakfast. It doesn't happen, in 6 days i saw other residents on 2...

1Thank Karla819
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Let me start out by stating that this hotel is not for everyone. I stayed here because it was fairly close to the White Bay Cruise Terminal. I had originally planned on unpacking my bike and riding it to the terminal with my luggage but my plans changed. The hotel room we had was quite large, the bed comfortable and...

Thank Richard D
Reviewed October 1, 2016

The Glasgow Arms is located just outside of the city in Ultimo. It is a great place to go to watch some sport, have a punt and drink some reasonably priced beers with mates. The publican is a top bloke as well.

Thank Brizzz
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

First of all you should know that this is a nice little pub with older style pub rooms upstairs. Definitely not a luxury hotel but the rooms are clean and good value. Some rooms are quite large with a large bathroom and others are very small with a tiny bathroom. The location of the Glasgow Arms Hotel is great if...

Thank Mick F
Albany, Georgia
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I stayed here with a friend, and while both of us were relatively satisfied with the hotel, it did have some definite issues. First of all, the staff are very friendly and accommodating, and the food in the pub was generally good, for a reasonable price. It's very basic, but pretty good. And the nightly specials are a very good...

Thank Alyx H
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Nice staff - very accommodating. Continental breakfast was good - staff should outline breakfast details @ checkin. Liked the location as it was walking distance to the Opera House, Bridge and transportation.

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Address: 527 Harris St. | Ultimo, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2007, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $79 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Glasgow Arms Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for a quiet room, if available”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisM151, 1 week ago | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles 975JohnA975, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“ask for one at the back of the building, not on the main street”
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 of 5 bubbles Happytraveller604, Apr 17, 2016 | Read review
“In room breaky”
 of 5 bubbles MrSharkie, Mar 24, 2016 | Read review
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