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Royal Exhibition Hotel

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

What a find in this suburb with lots of Pubs. Met up with family and sat upstairs, very spacious. It was a warm summers night but the fans kept us cool. There was a nice variety of hot and cold dishes, great beer

Thank Syl8938
Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I had visited the pub several times and decided to explore the hotel this year. The location cannot be topped. I walked from the station - just one road to cross. I had chosen the slightly more expensive room and was happy from the moment I opened the door. A spacious room. Vintage furniture. Windown which efficiently kept out the...

1Thank blauemadeleine
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed with my mate last weekend,twin room,with onsuite.. Massive room,comfy beds,clean bathroom,great shower, good staff,perfect location. Booked through expedia,so got a great deal,although the rates are pretty fair any way. Would recommend without hesitation..

1Thank Danny J
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Nothing is cheap in Sydney. This place is ok, middle of the range Pop in for a quick drink Meals are not bad either and ok prices Staff are friendly and there is usually plenty of seating Located opposite Central Station, exit of Chalmers street

Thank Daryl W
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights. Close to public transport . Lovely clean rooms.... We found the staff lovely and cheerful. Make sure you ask for the corner rooms ( eg room 4) they are bigger than the others. Would certainly come back here again. Within walking distance to Darling Harbour, lots of eateries close by.

1Thank Krisy64
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We picked the hotel as we wanted to be near public transport and fairly central and this did the job. We liked the rooms which were spacious and had a welcoming feel about them - nothing commercial or boxy about this hotel. The bathroom had loads of toiletries and was very clean and the bed was very comfortable. We stayed...

1Thank CWAJW15
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived at 9.30pm on a Sunday. Traveled straight from airport, having been ripped off by taxi driver claiming not to know where hotel was kept driving round, was greeted with as we walked through the door "we close at 10pm good job you made it" we we then told we could have a quick drink if we took it to...

1Thank SUNSEA1
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Great spot right across the road from Om Central station! Friendly staff Rooms clean and 3 star quality Bistro has good pub food but their are cheaper eats around the area but nevertheless it's a good value feed Definitely recommend

1Thank coll612
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Only stay one night. It was perfect only a short walk to the train station we come from Newcastle and had a early international flight the next day. Right price right location. Need to book early to get the cheap rates

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This pub is fantastic. Its across the road from Central Station, has a bistro with cheap and tasty meals, and he rooms are spotless with lovely dark wood old furniture. I will definately be making another stay there soon.

1Thank bronte000

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located directly opposite Central Station, with direct link from Airport. Only 10minutes from heart of the city, with Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks and city shopping at our door. We have 10 refurbished Standard Double rooms rated 3 star by the Australian Accommodation Association and 4 Deluxe Boutique rooms all serviced by a modern elevator. All our rooms are tastefully decorated, and have queen beds and feature their own ensuites, air conditioning, flat screen television, coffee and tea making facilities, refrigerator, safe and are all serviced daily.Facilities with the hotel, Public Bar, Gaming facilities including TAB, Restaurant serving lunch and dinner 7 days, Beer Garden and Terrace Cocktail Bar and Functions area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Exhibition Hotel

Address: 86-88 Chalmers St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
Price Range: $117 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Royal Exhibition Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Maybe rooms at the back of the hotel - didn't get a chance to check them out.”
Dendenf, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“choose one of the more expensive rooms with the vintage furniture.”
  • very comfortable shower!
  • quiet in spite of the street side
  • lovely furniture
blauemadeleine, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is good.”
  • Bathroom is thru that door in corner and is newly refurbished, very modern.
Tootone56, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1-3 seem good”
Jo9T, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Check the room and bed before you pay. And don't expect the management to care about you. It's a pub with a few rooms.”
720libbys, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
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US$85* /night
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