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The Great Southern Hotel

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Reviewed 25 December 2015

Good location near Central Station.Frequent bus transport on George St.Handy to Chinatown and Darling Harbour.Many restaurants nearby.Room fairly basic but comfortable.Good value for price.Staff not over friendly.Basic restaurant for in-house meals.

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Reviewed 25 December 2015

We had to make a quick trip to Sydney to pick up a relative from Central Railway Station at 7am, 4 days before Christmas. It was a last minute decision to go up to Sydney the night before and we were very lucky to find...More

Thank RussCanberra
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Chose this hotel due to its proximity to the (soon to be demolished) Entertainment Centre. It was only $119 so we weren't expecting much, but were pleasantly surprised. The room was quiet and comfortable and very close (5 minutes walk) to Central Station, Chinatown and...More

Thank J A
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Good old style hotel, clean, comfortable and spacious room ( with couch), downstairs bar and friendly staff, with great access to all forms of transport around Sydney. Just a train ride from the airport to Central the a 3-4 mins walk to the Hotel. A...More

Thank MARGOT S
Reviewed 22 December 2015

This hotel was part of a trip package.The location near Central Station was great, We had a quiet room overlooking a central court yard.Room facilities were good but we abhor shower-over-bath at our age. There was some weird arrangement with the restaurant - run by...More

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
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Gina F
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Response from TimeLordAU | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the same key as your room
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KimR626
15 February 2017|
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Response from Glenn T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. The hotel has a car park underneath. Not sure if rates though.
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PADDLE4857
4 November 2016|
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Response from Beryl R | Reviewed this property |
The cooks on duty, so when you enter the dining room ask them to cook your eggs according to your wishes. I'm sure they will oblige.
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