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Hotel Challis

831 reviews
#57 of 186 Hotels in Sydney
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“potts point”(104 reviews)
“great location”(152 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewspotts pointgreat locationkings cross stationrooms are smallbotanical gardensquiet streetbalcony roomgreat cafescafes and restaurantscharming hotelopera housewalking distancetrain stationminute walkshort staygreat staywould stay again
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Charming small quiet hotel very close to everything. I had a small double which was perfect for my stay. Plenty of storage. The staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend and stay again. There is a luggage room if you check out and are...More

Thank Paddy H
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was spotlessly clean and the staff very polite and helpful. The bathroom was very, very small with hardly enough space to move around. Also the small fridge in the room kept on heating up because it had no ventilation being completely contained in a...More

Thank Alfred C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rooms are tiny and in consistently sized, eg you won't know what size a room or bathroom you are going to get. Our shower was only 3'x4'! Upon check-in, the receptionist was r off put they are slightly early arrival. We were able to leave...More

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Response from sydney_lodges, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel ChallisResponded 4 days ago

Dear Maxxxis, Thank you for taking the time to complain on TripAdvisor, we appreciate your opinion and the fact that for some particular reason you did chose to stay with us. We are terribly sorry to read that you felt like you were nuisance while...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

After trawling through the usual list of Sydney CBD hotels we chanced upon this place as an alternative in the inner suburb of Potts Point and decided to give it a go. It proved to be a great choice. The hotel is in a terrace...More

Thank FarhorizonsOz
Reviewed 5 days ago

The staff were very friendly and helpful and the room service was excellent. The only downside was the size of the room.To be fair we had been informed on booking that the room was small, but it was a lot smaller than anticipated. However this...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$101 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#11 Best Value Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$101 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Best Value Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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julie739
5 December 2017|
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Response from sydney_lodges | Property representative |
Hi, According to the law and regulations in Australia, smoking is strictly prohibited in most of the public places. Smoking is not allowed at the balcony. Heavy fines apply for violating these rules.
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Lin L
4 September 2017|
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Response from Loub52 | Reviewed this property |
It is not a hill more of an incline.
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Elvine622
12 May 2017|
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Response from Stylstnz | Reviewed this property |
Hi - its on a small urban urban street and there is NO street parking. There is parking buildings in the area and from memory they have the info on the hotel website. Its a cute hotel and great value for money.
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"Ask reception to view the room before accepting."
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"Room with a balcony a must"
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"There are 4 floors. I stayed on the third floor and would have preferred the 4th (had I known) :-)"
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"Side rooms are next to trees full of noisy birds, so ask for a room at the front."
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