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Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney

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Yamba
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Cannot beat Sir Stamford for comfort, convenience and the friendliness of the staff. The hotel has a special ambience and the location is very convenient with excellent in house facilities, very highly recommended.

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear davidhE804DX, I was absolutely delighted to read your comments regarding your recent stay, particularly those comments about the friendly staff. I am also glad that the Hotel’s location was suitable for your visit. I am grateful for you taking the time to write about your Stamfordl experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Hotel. Thanks and...

Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Booked a "room with a view" and most rooms have balconies. Reality is no view unless a building and the Cahill Expressway counts, no balcony either. When I mentioned my disappointment i was taken to another room which looked out onto Macquarie Street on the second floor and still no balcony. We decided to stay where we were, staff member...

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth S, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback in regards to your recent stay at the hotel. From our records your you booked a superior room. This is our lead in room type and we do not advertise this room type with a view on any website. I will be addressing your concerns regarding the...

Karana Downs, Queensland
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We loved staying at the Sir Stamford. It was clean, spacious and charming. Staff are eager to be of assistance. Few minutes walk to the Opera House, ferries, train station, the Rocks, Harbour Bridge etc.

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear loiss476, I was most pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent Sir Stamford experience and that you found the Hotel’s service and facilities to your liking. We are very proud of our offering at Sir Stamford and I am very glad that you enjoyed your stay. I hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Pleasant place, close in to CBD and Circular Quay. Room was large. Sitting room seemed pleasant, but I didn't have the opportunity to enjoy it. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Had a good sleep. My only "gripe" is that the room was a little dark in the evening, even with all the lights on - but this seems to...

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear paulfA7751LG, Thank you for sharing such wonderful feedback regarding your recent stay at the Sir Stamford in Circular Quay. I will certainly share your feedback with the team. They certainly provide all of our guests with exceptional service. We are currently reviewing the lighting and updating many of our rooms. We can't wait to also have you back at...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Good sized rooms, nice bathrooms and very clean. Thank goodness for a place that supplies a decent number of coathangers and has some drawers to put underwear, etc into! An old fashioned hotel with a bit of character and good service. However why can't ALL hotels just provide free wifi these days?

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear T9551DPchrish, It is most pleasing to read that you had a wonderful stay at Sir Stamford Circular Quay. I am delighted that you enjoyed your Stamford experience and thank you for taking the time to write. Please be aware we are currently offering free wifi to all guests at Sir Stamford Ciruclar Quay. Thanks and Kindest Regards, Timothy Buckton...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I loved the grandeur of the old building. Service was high on my list here too - vigilant and helpful staff who were helpful and friendly. Intrigued by the old fashioned trouser and jacket rack in the room - not even sure what its called.

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear 168debm, Thank you for taking the time to offer us your wonderful feedback following your recent stay at Sir Stamford Circurlar Quay.. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay, and were impressed by our new design touch points and overall service. Your positive feedback and comments have been passed on to all relevant departments so they...

Liverpool, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Close to Circular Quay & CBD - we found this hotel close to all the places in Sydney we had planned to visit. It was lovely in the sitting room with the open fire and quite homely. We found the staff friendly and the room was very comfortable. It was a nice escape for the weekend. We would come back...

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TimothyBuckton, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear jendharvey, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of The Sir Stamford Circular Quay on Trip Advisor following your recent stay. We certainly appreciate your positive comments and the fact you chose to stay with us during your time in Sydney. I am pleased to hear that you kindly noted our wonderful service and signature touch...

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Great old fashioned style hotel, romantic, good location, large room, big bath tub, big tv. I liked it! Free apples, coffe/tea/hot chic making facilities. Fire place in foyer lounge was great in the cold weather.

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Dear natasha W, Thank you for your kind insights into your recent relaxation escape to The Sir Stamford Hotel Sydney. I am thrilled to hear you are impressed with the quality of your visit, particularly in relation to our guest rooms, location and overall service. The Sir Stamford is indeed a old fashioned style retreat from every day busy life,...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Only superlatives for this place. The location is excellent close to Opera, ferries, and restaurants. Very friendly staff who got us a room at 10 AM after the 15 hours flight from LA. A very good concierge who got us tickets to a Lang Lang concert at the Sydney Opera and reservations at the best restaurants within walking distance. The...

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Dear dcm_boticelli, Thank you for taking the time to offer us your lovely feedback following your recent stay at The Sir Stamford Circular Quay. I am so thrilled that you enjoyed our beautifully renovated rooms and the wonderful service that we are internationally renowned for. I am very pleased our team could assist you and check you in early. We...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting close the Sydney opera house close to everywhere in the city. Classes we reserved hotel with a great old fashion bar. The rooms are the same as the lobby all preserved old style furniture and suite was even more impressive. Staff was curious but not overly intrusive. Great escape for the weekend.

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Dear bigsamfever, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on the Sir Stamford Circular Quay We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the city's largest guest rooms and our beautiful new styling touch points, as well as wonderful service from our staff around the hotel. I am also very happy to you enjoyed the use of the...

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Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers 105 generously sized, well appointed hotel guest rooms, including 15 hotel suites, the majority of deluxe rooms and suites feature French doors opening onto Juliet Balconies, which overlook the Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay, Sydney Conservatorium of Music or the Royal Botanic Gardens. Significant fine art collection featuring 18th Century Louis XV and Georgian antique furniture, Staffordshire ceramics, French marble urns, Persian rugs and hundreds of hand cut chandeliers. The hotel itself partly resides in a stunning 1897 historic Health Department Building. Open fireplaces in winter and the pleasure of a roof top swimming pool in the summer. A fully equipped gym complete with a sauna. Famous for High Teas, Sir Stamford at Circular Quay has excellent one bedroom suites and one of Sydney's largest Presidential suites complete with a Steinway baby grand piano. ... more   less 

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Address: 93 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: $204 - $588 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney 5*
Number of rooms: 105
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“All the rooms are quiet. Some have views towards the bridge, others to Botanical Gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles S2757BRjohnc, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a harbor view though its a premium”
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“Choose a terrace room for comfort and value, but skip the breakfast in the Dining Room.”
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“I cant see any issues with the rooms - although we were on the 9th floor - I did not experience the lower rooms.”
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“Upper room in south-west corner for best harbour views”
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