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The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pro tip - this place gets super busy, be prepared for the crush. Very nice beer, that part is excellent. And the pub atmosphere is very cool, more congenial than a typical Aussie pub, more European in that aspect I think. The service was OK, they lost our initial dinner food order and we had to reorder after figuring that...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at Lord Nelson, in room 202, the fairly spacious corner room with lots of windows. Lots of wind the first night made the old windows creak. Except from that the old rustic room was very nice. The pub downstairs and the brewery gives extra flavor to the place. The hotel is perfectly situated in The Rock...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We (3 x couples) stayed for Crowded Houses gig at the opera house & are keen to stay again. Continental brekky is free, however we got the menu & it was lovely.... but pretty sure we were charged $16 for essentially avo on toast, which i thought was a bit excessive. The location is brilliant, easy to get to everywhere...

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and for your helpful feedback. We look forward to welcoming you to the Lord again in the near future!

Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Lord Nelson Hotel was recommended to us, and we stayed there for three nights while visiting Sydney. Our room was comfortable and clean, and the bathroom was also clean with plenty of hot water. We were glad that we booked well in advance, because not all rooms had en suite bathrooms like our room. It can get a little...

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback on you stay with us here at the Lord. We hope to see you again soon!

Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub, good vibe, nice feed, beers exceptional!!! The Lord Nelson Pale Ale is a beautiful drop. Highly recommended. Pub gets crowded, as it is very popular, but patience rewards with a table !!! I highly recommend this hotel for a catchup with mates or a night out with the bride.

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review - we're glad you managed find a table despite the crowd and that you enjoyed our house favourite Three Sheets! We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly helpful staff and customers. Great atmosphere, plenty of excellent beers and good food to go with it. I asked for help in choosing which beers and the staff were very helpful, we then shared a beef pie (and mash and mushy peas) and an extra plate and cutlery were provided without us even asking for it.

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you for your review. We're thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and will be sure to pass on your feedback to the staff!

Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pos- food good quality - good atmosphere - quieter than the rocks and some great heritage listed houses to walk by - good quality beer brewed on premises Neg- small pub so need to reserve on weekends Worth visiting the rocks and then eating at the lord nelson

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there. Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience here with us at the Lord. We are glad you enjoyed the food and beer and hope you take the time to visit us again soon!

Carterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed staying here (in room 302). The hotel is a lovely old character building and our room (302) was roomy with lots of charm. Very quiet and comfortable. Really enjoyed the pub as well - would happily stay here again.

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Hi there, thanks for your kind review. We hope to see you again soon!

chiselton, uk.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first stop of our trip round NSW, and I think it was a pretty good start!. There was a couple of things we weren't so keen on, the noise in the room from pipe work for one and our experience of having a a couple of meals in the bar, being asked to pay twice for our...

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. Your feedback is welcomed and we would greatly appreciate if you could reach out to us at marketing@lordnelson.com.au to discuss your experience further.

southern england
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent 8 nights here.Very easy booking in , they even helped with the luggage. This is a lovely historic building in the rocks , and an easy 12 minute stroll to circular quay or 20 minutes to darling harbor. Buses stop across the road if you don't fancy walking. Nice breakfast , juice and cereals followed by toast and...

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Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us here at the Lord. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you here again soon!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydneys Oldest Continually Licensed Hotel and Microbrewery. Brewers of fine natural ales, purveyors of delicious pub and restaurant fare and boutique accommodation. Established 1841. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

Address: Cnr Kent and Argyle Sts. | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $138 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel
Lord Nelson Brewery Sydney
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“Room 202 is nice and spacious. Windows can be a bit creaky in strong wind.”
 of 5 bubbles AnaDeNoruega, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“room 202 was really nice”
 of 5 bubbles bruinSouthernEngland, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go upstaires for a long sit down meal”
 of 5 bubbles Casino2470, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Eat at pub & skip the overpriced & bad restaurants”
 of 5 bubbles AUTravellerBalmain, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get in early ,They book out regularly .”
 of 5 bubbles 121ronaldl, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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