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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEW

Good location near main rail station,Chinatown literally on the doorstep and a 15 minute walk to One of the main harbour areas.Reception staff very friendly and helpful.Appartment room spacious and clean.No safe in room but they will keep valuables for you with no charge

Thank johnandviv321
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I thought that the rooms would be cleaned daily yet after two days of no room cleaning I had to ask housekeeping. Basic toiletries were not replenished. It's very inconvenient that I had to go downstairs to purchase minibar. Verandah was a ledge about half a meter wide. Room was quiet enough considering it was on George St. Staff were...

Thank James B
Pattaya, Thailand
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Well located near china town the city and all attractions, rooms quite large but ageing a little now, but for price is well appointed, friendly staff and stay was quite comfortable, many bars and eateries with ins 1 minute in all directions, Central station 10 minute stroll

Thank David F
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The bedding was good, sheets clean. The bathroom was mouldy and smelly. The fridge hummed all night so i couldnt sleep, it was an old fridge though. The decor was old and needed painting both inside rooms and in out in corridors. It was depressing and i felt like it eas poor value for money

Thank elisabethl451
Greater Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent all round, good room, adequate kitchenette for making tea/coffee and heating up food in microwave. Good size bathroom, staff very helpful and friend. Hotel is located close to Chinatown and easy walking distance to Circular Quay/Opera House, Darling Harbour and shopping district.

Thank annmL3587RK
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is simply wonderful, with Market City, Chinatown and Capitol Theatre just across the street, you'll have no trouble finding these places. Market City is a really huge building with large labels so people will definitely be able to locate the place. There is also a shortcut through Chinatown that leads to Darling Harbour, so those who have booked...

Thank yizhenchua
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Convenient for getting around Sydney. Situated in Chinatown, a short walk from Darling Harbour and about a 30 minute walk from Circular Quay. Central station is nearby but is quite big and can be confusing. We chose to use Town Hall or Museum train stations to get around which were the same distance away. Hundreds of places to eat and...

Thank MillHouseCSB
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very busy hotel with high guest flow. The room is spacious, and the second toilet/bathroom is an added bonus. Because the room came with a kitchen/kitchenette, i had expected to be able to cook in the room. However, there was a notice in the room advising against it, which i thought defeated the purpose. So, although the...

Thank Ho S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 nights in November, the hotel is in a really great location and the rooms have great facilities and are of a really good size. Very central for both Town Hall and Central Station along with access to the light rail tram. One issue I had with the room was the amount of noise that came...

Thank Keiran H
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Air-conditioning was noisy and could not cool the room. Room and furniture was rundown except for the bed. The curtains did not block the sun so we were up at 5:30am. Bathroom was reasonably sized but generally run down.

Thank David D

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Staying in Chinatown

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Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the window to Asian sweets and bakeries, there is something for all tastes. Paddy’s Markets is the largest flea market in Sydney where you can find souvenirs, clothing, gifts and fruit and vegetables at unbeatable prices. At night, Chinatown comes alive with entertainment including theatre, nightclubs and bars that are open until the early morning.
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Sydneys entertainment precinct, BreakFree on George Sydney offers accommodation to suit both business and leisure travellers. Just 35 minutes from Sydney airport and close to Capital Square Lightrail Station, Chinatown, The Star Casino, Sydney Entertainment Centre, Paddy's Market, Capitol Theatre, Sydney Entertainment Centre, Cockle Bay and Darling Harbour. BreakFree on George Sydney gives you access to all Sydney has on offer. The accommodation at BreakFree on George Sydney consists of studios, one and two bedroom apartments, all with high-speed broadband access, pay-to-view movies, selected Foxtel channels, lounge and dining area. Most apartments have private balconies (available on request), fully-equipped kitchen in two bedroom apartments, kitchenette in studios, one bedroom apartments, washer/dryer available in all two bedroom apartments, ISD/STD direct dial phones and voice mail message service, individually controlled air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. We offer guest services at BreakFree on George Sydney including 24 hour reception, concierge and same day laundry service. From your doorstep take a short stroll and sample the best that Sydney City has to offer with multi-cultural dining, vibrant night life and a host of bars, clubs and entertainment catering for all ages and budgets. If shopping is on your wish list, the designer boutiques of Pitt Street and the bustling market style of Sydneys famous Paddys Markets are both within close proximity of BreakFree on George Sydney. BreakFree on George Sydney caters to a diverse range of travellers and is well suited those looking for affordable inner-city accommodation. Please provide your own baby blankets for the Baby Cot. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BreakFree on George

Address: Pacific International Apartmen 653 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Chinatown
Business Centre with Internet Access Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Price Range: RM545 - RM1,467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BreakFree on George 4*
Number of rooms: 160
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#72 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“Perhaps if there's a room with a view?”
 of 5 bubbles MAK2123, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on a top floor away from George Street or elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles LenaCDoll, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only saw our room. Tenth floor was great but it may pay to ask for a view if you really want one.”
 of 5 bubbles MerylP_11, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“High up with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles TunbridgeWellsTrevor, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Away from road works side.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneN847, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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