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Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are 2 things positive about this place, location & chilled water dispenser. The entry hallway smells of the rubbish bin which is kept under stairwell. There is no air conditioning, rooms smell musty. The ensuite did not have shelf for shampoo , soap etc. can't sit on toilet comfortably as knees hit the wall.

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Mermaid Waters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in a good location close to Darling Harbour, with easy access over a footbridge. Although the rooms are advertised as Darling Harbour view you can see the Harbour but mostly you see traffic on the converging main roads, but you cannot hear the traffic so it is peaceful at night. The rooms are a good size and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Fantastic location for Darling Habour. Would not recommend for families, is for single people or couples. 24 hour pub across the road. No issues or noise. The room itself was sufficient, located at the top of 4 x flights of stairs. No lift, stairs are narrow and steep. Very basic communication, staff were polite and friendly. If you need parking,...

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Thank LadyCorfield
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We were up on the top floor, and this place had No air condition, and it was very hot indeed! i wouldnt stay here again. My sister booked it.The Location is reasonably close to everything you need to go see. Things are walkable, like the Casino and the Museum. Pretty much you can walk from the museum to Darling Harbour.

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1Thank Karen E
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

It turned out to be a back packer hotel. Pictures of rooms didn't match what we got. Room really small Toilet and sink leaked. No wardrobe. Ceiling fan didn't work. Had to ask for fresh towels. Community kitchen had insufficient cups etc.

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Thank Dianne F
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Write up about this place for both of us was pure hype entry was through a very narrow door stairs extremely narrow and cramped to carry EVEN a medium case up would be physically impossible without help for anyone elderly or infirm one wat or another they would be better of putting this in the ad re hotel

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1Thank perlubkca
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Greeted by most friendly staff. Location is very convenient, as its a 3 minute walk from Star City Casino, Coles supermarket and the Darling Harbour. It's close to tram station as well. Interior is in a pretty bad shape. No shelving in the showers, knows that suggest fixtures were damaged and not replaced, worn out windows frame. Basic installations function...

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Thank Wai Mun L
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I just join trip advisor to leave this review! Please don't go this hotel. I really agree with other reviews. 'you get what you pay for' NO IT ISN'T. This place is not value for any money. 1. The building is too old and smelly. I really doubtful they even cleaning the room or not. when I came into the...

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1Thank fmartin0614
Canberra
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very cheap but a bit nasty. Pros- location is fantastic. Walking distance to Darling Harbour, light rail down the corner and lot of different places to eat locally. Staff were extremely friendly and went out of their way to assist us. Room and linen clean. Cons- location is extremely noisy at night, no mattress or pillow protectors...

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1Thank Carmel M
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I'm not see myself as a fussy traveller, but I felt the need to sign up to leave this review to warn people not to even think about staying here. I know the old saying is that 'you get what you pay for', but this is really the worst place i've ever stayed at. I would put it somewhere below...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel is a short walk to Darling Harbour's main attractions, including Sydney Wildlife World and Sydney Aquarium. Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel is located 270 metres from Pyrmont Bay Ferry Wharf and 240 metres from the Star. It offers a rooftop terrace, barbecue facilities and free Wi-Fi access. The heated guest rooms are fitted with a fridge and a desk. Most rooms offer a private bathroom. Guests can prepare simple meals in the shared kitchen and dine in the dining room. Airport shuttle services can be arranged at a cost. Hotel Darling Harbour Sydney is 2 km from central Sydney and 4 km from the Sydney Opera House. It is 1.6 Km from Chinatown and 18 km from Sydney Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel

Address: 11 Pyrmont Bridge Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > City West
Price Range: $106 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Take a look at access then run like a rocket around the corner to the other hotels”
 of 5 bubbles perlubkca, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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