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Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Clean tidy room (Stayed in family suite), only issue was road noise but overall experience was positive and would stay again. Also the kids room was away from the road so this worked well and they slept great.

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Towradgi
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great price for a clean hotel with good proximity to middle of Sydney. Could do with a touch up soon (paint, curtains and bed-end upholstery). Tricky booking for a family - ended up on separate floors but was easy to access each room. Hotel minded bags for day after checkout whilst we finished our time being tourist.

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Kaiapoi
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Friendly helpful staff, lower cost overnight parking as parking in Sydney CBD is a nightmare. Even though we were on 4th floor it is still quite noisy. Would recommend for short stays as no kitchen facilities only tea and coffee.

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Japan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a very good hotel. Room was spacious and comfortable. The people of the hotel were also new and friendly. Breakfast was delicious, too. Distance to government agency was convenient soon.Thank you very much. I also want to stay.

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Lithgow, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reception staff were friendly and helpful, the room was very clean, very comfortable and very affordable, with the added bonus of the excellent location. Will definitely be returning for one of our future Sydney stays

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Bli Bli, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room is a little small but no complaints. This hotel was well priced ,clean and very convenient.Its a basic type hotel but again its what we were looking for. The reception and room cleaning staff were friendly and more than helpful. The bathroom was very spacious and the air con was quite and easy to adjust. I would recommend.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Both nights we had cold showers and had to evacuate late at night due to the fire alarm going off. There was no fire, apparently it was steam from a shower, so somebody had a hot shower, but it wasn't us!

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok room, could do with attention to details with cleaning. Bed touched both the walls from the head to the bed end. Good location. Would stay again but needs more attention. Carpet was wet near the entrance to bathroom.

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Wellington
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was basic but comfortable. We had two bedside tables that had the handles unattached and left inside the drawer! Rooms were nice and big but we needed more drawer space - so suggest a small chest of drawers would be all that's needed and there's plenty of room for one in each room. Staff were helpful and polite....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One word for this place 'BAD' dirty room, but vacuumed behind the furniture in years. Windows last washed when Australia won the World Cup Rugby, shower not clean mould on the floor, basin cracked. mattress very old and gives me back ache. I asked the manager if it could be replaced as it's old. He tried to tell me they...

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Positioned in the heart of the Sydney CBD, BreakFree on Clarence provides travellers with a choice of room types which are great for singles, families and couples, including the Single Standard room, Queen Room, Twin Room, Family Suite Family, and Premium Room. Rooms are air-conditioned providing comfort during the warmer and cooler months, and Wi-Fi (fee applies) offers travellers the opportunity to catch up on business or connect with loved ones while on holiday. Planning a lot of activities while in Sydney? The city is bursting with lots of excursions; you'll find the locality of this city hotel offers all that you need, with public transport including trains and buses at the hotel entrance, along with a horde of shops, cafes and restaurants. From this well-appointed accommodation you can walk to many of Sydney's best attractions including Westfield Shopping Centre, the Art Gallery of NSW, Darling Harbour, Sydney Botanic Gardens, Sydney Opera house and Circular Quay where the ferries depart to Taronga Zoo, DFO shopping outlet and Manly. Location Features: • Sydney Airport 8.4Km drive • Town Hall Train Station 500m walk • Capitol Theatre 1.3Km walk • Chinatown 1.5Km walk • Paddy's Markets 1.3Km walk • Sydney Entertainment Centre 1.2Km walk • Darling Harbour 1.1Km walk • Circular Quay 1.3Km walk • The Sydney Opera House 2km • Sydney Botanic Gardens 1.6Km • The Rocks 1.3Km • Sydney Aquarium 350m walk ... more   less 

Additional Information about BreakFree on Clarence

Address: Shorter House 193-195 Clarence St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly City Hotel)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Amenities:
Kitchenette Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Price Range: $147 - $367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BreakFree on Clarence 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Select rooms on the top floors”
 of 5 bubbles subarnag2013, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room at the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryC4505, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Dont go to top floors if you require WIFI.”
 of 5 bubbles DaraghC479, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles SnSOz, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Can be noisy in the rooms on the Clarence Street side.”
 of 5 bubbles rolandg998, 17 May 2016 | Read review
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