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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my room was right next to reception. There is no lift in the hotel, so that was good in the sense that I didn't have to carry my bags up more than 1 flight of stairs, but bad in the sense that it was REALLY LOUD. The free wifi was terrible, so I used my phone as a hotspot. The...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just left city Lodge, lack of doing my own home work a shock to system. 1. No left, no pool or gym. My room was on the top floor. 2. Service is poor, lack of offering service or understanding to customers. 3. Lack of equipment, example one Ironing board and Iron in the Kitchen that services all the rooms. 4....

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Llandudno Junction, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived around 21:00 in the evening. We were met with a smile and a simple check in procedure. The room was on the top (4th) floor and yes there aren't any lifts available so we did have to carry our cases but you'll only do that the once. The room was spacious enough for a short stay with tea/coffee...

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Teddington
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Room on top landing clean enough but very cramped, had to walk sideways round the end of the bed to cross the room. Many flights of steep narrow wooden stairs. No lift. Furniture slightly shabby eg chair with split in side of seat in the reception area, and bedroom walls scuffed in places. Receptionist polite and helpful. TV, aircon, fridge...

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christine Z, Front Office Manager at City Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us ! Looking forward to see you again !

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is a good budget accommodation option. It's located right in the center of the city, walking distance to Circular Quay and all the Sydney attractions. Nothing fancy, but has everything you need for a short stay.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Great location because its next to Wynyard Station and two blocks from Circular Quay. Rooms are budget level but fine. Nice touch is the kitchen and lounge central to all the rooms. Staff were helpful. Not a romantic place to stay but great for a comfortable bed while you spend most of your time enjoying Sydney.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2016

On arrival was greeted by a steep set of stairs to 1st floor reception. Was then told our room was on the 4th floor. I asked where the lift was and was laughed at and told that there is a picture of the stairs on the website...ok so then could someone help carry the 100+ kgs of luggage? I then...

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Lake Munmorah
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Very steep flight of stairs to reception, about 20 stairs, then another two flights to our room not easy with bags for people over 60 ,however staff were friendly stored our bag early. Room was clean big shower nowhere to put your toiletries in bathroom ,water was nice and hot. TV reception poor we could only get the ABC no...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Small hotel, suitable for short term. But no elevator. But friendly staff, clean rooms and comfy beds. It's not much, but it's worth the price. Central to everything, 2 min walk to Wynyard train station.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The rooms are compact and basic, but very good value for money. It was a little hard to find a power point for the kettle in the room. There is no breakfast available , but there is good kitchen facilities. The stairs into the hotel are steep. Very basic mini bar.

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Central Business District
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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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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: $122 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“try not to be right next to reception unless you don't want to carry your bags up stairs”
 of 5 bubbles vespa_beth, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't let the photos of the room deceive.”
 of 5 bubbles sailelea, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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
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