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Best Western Haven Glebe

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Budgee Budgee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot to stay, close to city, rooms clean and tidy, BUT, very poor trade work. No grout behind wash basin so water runs down the back of the wall and on to the floor. Broken tiles in the new shower. Toilet seat only 1cm from wall so not possible to sit directly on toilet unless your tiny or a...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights while doing tours in and around Sydney. The bed was really comfy. They had international travel converters for tourist from North America who didn't think to bring one, thank goodness. Staff were very friendly and helpful with helping to show us where to go and how to get around. Also with getting taxis and...

1Thank Ivebeenplaces
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Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the hotel for 3 nights. I took my iPad Pro with me as needed to do some work while I was on holidays. We left in the room a fast charger for iPad Pro and the cable (all worth 120 dollars). The ipad fast charger was stolen after the room was cleaned. We talked to the hotel...

1Thank Erich H
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and staying with us. We are sorry to hear that your personal item was lost. As we discussed in email correspondence earlier, we are unable to prove that it was stolen by our cleaner as we were informed by you after departure. Besides we have checked both CCTV footage and the room detaily, Unfortunately, we...

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The official description about the hotel being refurbished is probably outdated because it look to me as completed. The rooms are small, but tastefully decorated, modern and clean. It appears that most rooms have a balcony - again a small one. You can't open any windows so you have to sleep with the aircon. Reception staff were very friendly. And...

Thank Simsam64
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed staying at your Haven. Our refurbishment of the hotel has been completed in 2016 and we are currently working on the restaurants at the ground floor. Unfortunately we were not able to expand the room structure due to the heritage building restriction. However, we...

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night and probably won't stay again. Not a place for tall people to stay. Yes the bed was large but had a massive ridge in the middle from a joiner bigger than any I have seen. Plastic on the wood and a bathroom that makes it tricky to use conformably if you are larger than small.

2Thank Bernadetteshanahan13
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry for all the inconvenience occurred during your stay with us. We have retrained our housekeeping staff to look after all the details in room more carefully and we are also discussing with maintenance engineers for improving issues about the joiners. We believe our service quality will certainly be improved when...

Reviewed 22 February 2017

I chose this hotel as it is close to my family and I was visiting from interstate. It is a modest but clean and comfortable place to stay. Well positioned to some lovely restaurant/coffee bars across the road. it is also close to transport to the CBD. You will find the rooms fronting on to Glebe Point Rd have exposure...

Thank Allana G
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Dear Allana, Thank you for your review. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your Haven is located very close to CBD with convenient public transportation options beside the hotel. We are currently discussing more solutions for improving the noise issue from Glebe Point Road. We believe our service quality will surely be better...

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We were spending some time in the city and paid half the price of a city hotel just 5 mins out. Has great service, decent size modern and clean rooms with balcony and air conditioning. Awesome cafes across the street which the hotel provided complementary coffee at one of them. Have also stayed for work in the part.

2Thank Shay A
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Dear Shay, Thank you for your comment. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the location and the room facilities at your Haven. It is our honor to provide friendly service as much as we can. Looking forward to meeting you again at your Haven again soon!

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Located in leafy Glebe in Sydney's Inner West, this recently renovated motel is a boon to the area. Agethe, in particular, is one of the helpful 24 hour reception staff. Glebe is close to the City and Darling Harbour and half way between the City and Sydney Airport. The University of Sydney and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPA) are minutes...

1Thank Jag G
The Haven G, Manager at Best Western Haven Glebe, responded to this review

Dear Jag, Thank you for your feedback. Please kindly accept our sincere appreciation of your great encouragement. It is our great honour to serve all the guests as helpful as we can. Please feel free to contact us directly when you are planning to visit Sydney again. We can surely reserve a quiet and nice room for you in advance....

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very clean modern rooms great bed we have stayed at this hotel on several occasions and find the location very handy with a good choice of restaurants within a five minute walk. Just watch the showers as they tend to flood a little but otherwise a great place to stay.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My husband and I stayed for one night during a trip to Sydney. We came by bus and it is literally steps from the bus stop,on Glebe Point Road. Staff at reception we lovely and we found the room to be larger than what we expected and very comfortable. The bed was two King singles joined together and I personally...

1Thank KylesMac

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Staying in Glebe

Neighbourhood Profile
An inner city suburb along the water, Glebe has a deep-rooted sense of cultural history and heritage. It originated as a semi-rural resort for the well-to-do, but has transformed into a student-centric melting pot. Visit Glebe Point Road for ethnic cuisine as standard as Mexican, Indian, Italian and Chinese, or as diverse as Spanish, Bavarian, Polish, Czech and Lebanese. You will find that Glebe is accepting of the eccentrics and aboriginals that roam the streets, integrating students and people of all economic statuses into the multi-cultural fabric that distinguishes this suburb. Glebe Foreshore is a great destination for a leisurely walk along the Bay, and the Saturday market is a great scene for bargain hunters.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your exciting new Haven is still undergoing refurbishment, however we couldn't wait to show it off! We are offering a limited time, discounted rate so that you can be the first to use your new Haven! As you are no doubt already aware your Haven is undergoing a full refurbishment and we are on the home stretch. There will still be some work going on and the views are limited till the external work is done - but the rooms are ready and great! Haven Hotel Glebe, Sydney is a boutique hotel located in the cosmopolitan inner city suburb of Glebe, just 5 minutes driving to the Sydney CBD & Darling Harbour and features 57 lifestyle hotel rooms designed for the savvy urban traveler who appreciates coziness, creativeness and connectivity. Unique and convenient, the hotel provides variety of facilities and services - Business Centre, 24-hour reception and secure parking (reservation required). All of our King Balcony Rooms and Queen Rooms are designed to create an interesting, cozy and delicate ambiance while offering the latest modern comforts and conveniences such as 40" LCD televisions, 'Sealy' five-star hotel standard king or queen beds, rain showers, 'L'OCCITANE' bath products and complimentary wireless internet access. Please note that you will be required to present a credit card at check-in where a pre-authorisation for a security deposit will be processed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Haven Glebe

Address: 196 Glebe Point Rd | Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia (Formerly The Haven Inn Sydney)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Glebe
Price Range: RM447 - RM739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Best Western Haven Glebe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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The Haven Inn Sydney Hotel Sydney
The Haven Hotel Sydney
Haven Hotel Sydney
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“ask for rooms away from front of hotel. Road is very busy even at 4.30am.”
Seedygirl, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms towards the back are the quietest”
collino951, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on higher level would be quieter”
KylesMac, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seem the same. The tiles in the shower are slippery and you may need to ask for a shower mat. Otherwise a great place to stay”
T5848UMjohnc, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter”
G0Mac, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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