Booked on basis of reviews on booking website, which were less informative. Excellent location for downtown Sidney and transport. Pleasant looking house and garden.
Room was small and as observed by others had strange smell, along with rest of house. Decoration matched house, but wallpaper should have been renewed years ago as it is stained and discoloured generally. Nowhere to hang clothes as cupboard had fridge in it. No means of making any drinks for guests in room or elsewhere.
Breakfast whilst home cooked was at set time, no choice of menu, cereal only as option if still hungry (we were told this on 3rd morning), toast and coffee limited to what was made, which was minimal as has been said before.
There was no guest sitting area apart from outside. We stayed 4 nights, bathroom was not cleaned, nor was bin emptied. Bedroom not cleaned either, but too small to do much with our bags in it.
We got used to planes passing window, or so it seemed, but could only open one window with a wooden wedge, same in bathroom.
This b&b might well have been good in it's heyday, but guests seem to be a bit of an intrusion now and we definitely felt as though we encroaching on the host's private home and should probably not return during the day. Even his partner now works in another b&b!
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