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Reviewed 4 October 2014

Pictures are very deceiving. Stayed in a "premium" double. Yuk yuk yuk. Rooms are tiny, bathroom plumbing stunk. Bedspread was old and dingy - not inviting at all. TV reception fuzzy. Definately over priced for what it is. Staff nice enough but barely told us what room we where in let alone any other Info your usually told at other...

Thank KittyCat87m
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

After reading the reviews I was worried but if like me you just need a clean bed to sleep in after partying in the city all night it is fine. The room was clean, the bath room was clean and the bed was comfortable and clean. Be warned though there is no parking and lots of stairs.

Thank Kaye R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Stayed here on the 13th of September 2014. I moved to another hotel the next day. 1- Location: It advertised that its close to centre. However, this hotel is close to The Rocks area only. Its a bit far from Chinatown (Haymarket area), Darling Harbour (cost $10 by taxi) and Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour bridge ($10 by taxi)...

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 15 September 2014

This hotel was awful! The rooms were tiny with barely any walking space, let alone space fro luggage, we had to carry our own heavy suitcases up three flights of stairs as there was no lifts. As well as that the hotel stank, the doors to the rooms didn't open properly, and the whole place just felt disgusting and gross....

Thank marsha p
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2014

One of the worst stays I had in Sydney. The hotel room was very small, the large window was frosted and the small one looked on to small deck and dirty ally. The room had no sound proofing all night we were kept awake by pigeons on window still and other guest coming and going. The room was directly off...

Thank julie b
Lima, Peru
Reviewed 11 August 2014

This is one of the worst hotel in sydney that we've stayed. we had 4 huge bags and i had to lug each and everyone up a huge flight of stairs with no hint of getting assistance from the staff, my wife stayed at teh door to ensure they we're robbed from the unattended door as i did the shifting....

1Thank Tree T
Reviewed 8 August 2014

The hotel is just next to the wynyard station. It is walkable distance to circular quay and chinatown. There is free shuttle bus to other attractions. The supermarket COLES is also located at wynyard station. The aircon spoil on day 3 of our stay.The staff cannot help us in anything and we got to think our own way to survive...

1Thank Yong L
Reviewed 29 July 2014

I've been traveling in many countries and cities around the world and I Lived in Australia Sydney for 8 years, I chosed this hotel because it was close to my house and also my work place, Yes the Location is AMAZING ! just few steps to wynyard station, 10 minutes walk to Circular quey, 15 minutes to Opera house ,...

1Thank Joupin G
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 July 2014

The upside is the location, just off the main strip and a short walk to the harbour bridge and all amenities. There is also a shared kitchen with microwave and oven if you are needing to do your own cooking. Although warned that there was no lift in the building, dragging a heavy suitcase up 6 sets of stairs was...

1Thank Anon1232014
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Really should have read reviews BEFORE booking. Was after a cheap city stay for the long weekend, we got it alright but at the cost of having to put our toilet paper in the bin instead of flushing it down the toilet where surely in this day in age, in Sydney Australia, i needn't have worried about. I never knew...

1Thank Haylee51

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The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about City Lodge

Address: Level 2, 15-17 Hunter Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: RM351 - RM1,857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“FYI - No lifts, steep flight of stairs to get to rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 100daniellem, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms n the third floor are easier if you wouldn't like to go up and down so many stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 83elnazi, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There was no view and next door building very close but could use blind to block that out”
 of 5 bubbles Y9271XUlindap, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room on the second floor had only small windows without a view but air conditioned, quiet but a little small.”
 of 5 bubbles 436fionak, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Possibly the rooms nearer the Reception. Save you having to haul you bags up the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Marieeliz06, 12 Dec 2015 | Read review
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