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City Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

I have to admit that I was a bit nervous about staying here as it was so cheap compared to the other hotels (booking.com special of A$119 per night). I was travelling to Sydney for a specialist appointment for my young daughter, so we really only needed a bed to sleep in. I was pleasantly surprised. Definitely not for the...

Thank Yabster
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We stayed there for three days at a weekend. The location is fabulous, surronded with everything around, especially bars. It is just in the heart of CBD. The hotel was so clean with good space for rooms. however, t doesn't have lift and we were in the fourth floor, since all rooms are in the third and fourth floor. But,...

Thank elnaz i
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Tucked away in the Sydney CBD on Hunter street. The room does not have the feel of a 5 star hotel but it's got everything to satisfy even the fussiest traveller. The rates are impressive and the location is excellent. Wynyard station is a stone's throw away and the Hunter food court is just nearby. Shopping is very by too....

Thank Mark S
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I booked this last minute, it was cheap and my expectations were low. So it was really nice to be pleasantly surprised. Located right in the heart of the CBD so walking distance to everything. I expected it to be noisy and it wasn't. Looks nothing from the outside but my room was not a bad size twin and had...

Thank whereverlaymyhat
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Close to Wynyard Station, close to Circular Quay, reasonable rates, had twin beds (sometimes hard to find) clean comfortable amenities, room only small but sufficient space for short stay, shared lounge, kitchen and dining area available on first floor. Only draw back - no lift, otherwise excellent

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Good location and clean bedding. Needs someone to make a trip to ikea to replace all the dated bed spreads, wall hangings etc. Staff were helpful. Communal kitchen had a sharps box in for IVDU which was confronting when we arrived with our 2 children under 4.

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for the night prior to flying long haul. Very small doorway which is easy to miss, and lots of narrow stairs. My room was billed as a premium room, not sure what a standard room is like as room was very small and dark. On the whole, clean, staff friendly but probably wouldn't stay for more than one...

Thank Andrew W
St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Downtown accommodations with the necessary amenities, close to everything at a decent rate. Room was small, but was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed. Opera, botanical gardens, shopping and dining spots all within walking distance.

Thank Steve D
Figtree, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The location was great but we were not expecting to climb so many stairs, no lift. Luckily we traveled light but the stairs were many and the stair well narrow. If you are fit and have light luggage then this is a great spot but if you have issues lugging your gear up flights of steep stairs then give this...

Thank Fiona K
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I can understand why some travellers give this property low ratings as it is very much a boutique (even cottage industry) hotel lacking in many of the features taken for granted in a hotel rated commercially at 3 stars or above. There is no lift while there are a lot of rooms up a lot of stairs. I was in...

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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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Additional Information about City Lodge

Address: L 2 15-17 Hunter St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: $99 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Rooms at the back are quiet.”
MissyT68, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“lower floor ( no elevator), to ask questions on the Front Desk”
125bens, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“try not to be right next to reception unless you don't want to carry your bags up stairs”
vespa_beth, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't let the photos of the room deceive.”
sailelea, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“FYI - No lifts, steep flight of stairs to get to rooms”
100daniellem, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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