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Arts Hotel

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The Arts Hotel is a charming 3 star hotel offering personal service and a unique location in Paddington, Sydney's arts and fashion precinct. All rooms have ensuite, air conditioning, free Foxtel, safe, ironing facilities, bar fridge, hairdryer and clock radio. Garden rooms face onto the central courtyard and have complimentary wi-fi. Interconnecting rooms are available for families with children. There is free wi-fi in all public areas of the hotel, free guest bicycles and free car parking (NB space is limited and cannot be reserved).Set amongst fashion boutiques, specialty shops, cinemas, late night bookshops, art galleries, pubs, cafes and restaurants, the hotel is also within walking distance of the city. Buses run directly to City shops, Circular Quay, Central Station, Bondi Beach and Watsons Bay. Paddington is a heritage conservation area with a village atmosphere. It is a delight to explore on foot with its narrow winding streets and restored Victorian terraces houses. There are over 280 boutiques in Paddington and on Saturdays you can visit Sydney's most popular street market.The Arts Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore Sydney. We invite you to experience the charm.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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Paddington
Named after its London namesake, the suburb of Paddington showcases streets lined with restored Victorian terrace houses with very distinctive features, like high ceilings and cast-iron balconies. It is home to some of Sydney’s most prestigious art galleries, including the Wagner Art Gallery and the Butler Good Gallery, as well as the tourist attraction, Paddington Markets, located in the grounds surrounding the Paddington Uniting Church and Paddington Public School. Paddington is a hub for high-end shopping featuring famous contemporary Australian designers, as well as up-market spas. Foodies are drawn to Paddington for well-known Australian chefs, modern and traditional Italian food, fantastic coffee, passionate brewers and even handmade chocolates.
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We stayed here the first 4 days of our Australia trip. Had a room at the streetside of the building, but with good isolation almost no traffic noise. Normal size room and bathroom. All were good, clean and worked fine. Hotel has no breakfast option but in the area around you can
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This hotel in Sydney is a great budget option. Location is good- if you go out and turn right, you're in a very expensive area with nice restaurants. If you turn left, you can walk to the main attractions or get a bus. When we arrived very early after a 21 hour flight from the
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A clean neat hotel within the Paddington area which has plenty of eateries,bars and bookshops. It’s a 10 minute bus ride from the hotel to Sydney city centre. It also has tea/coffee making facilities and a self service onsite laundry which is really helpful while travelling.
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I stayed here for the night on a recent business trip, the hotel appears to have had a recent upgrade judging by the bathroom. The bed was a queen size and quite comfortable. There is a pub next door and a few restaurants scattered around the area. It's a short walk into the
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Room comfortable and reasonable size, clean and quietly located Helpful friendly staff on reception. Great place to eat next door at the cafe/bookshop f. easy walking distance to shops and many different places to eat. I would be happy to stay here again when I visit Sydney
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We can provide information and suggestions about things to see and do in Sydney and assist you with booking. Almost all of the day tours are operated by the larger bus companies. They only pick from the 4 and 5 star hotels in the city centre but there are a couple nearby.
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Thank you for your enquiry. Our hotel uses programmable keycards.
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do you serve breakfast?
Thank you for your enquiry. Our breakfast cafe closed permanently at the end of January. There are a variety of cafes within easy walking distance of our hotel. Our Reception staff will be happy to offer some suggestions when you arrive.
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Thank you for your enquiry. We have limited undercover parking. It is free and spaces cannot be reserved - first come, first served. Friday and Saturday nights can be busy but other nights are generally OK. Our hotel is a 5 minute level walk from St Vincents Hospital. The public hospital is 350m away, the private hospital and clinic a little closer. Call us on 02 9361 0211, mention that you are coming for the hospital and you will get our best rates.
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Is there a kettle for making drinks in the room?
Thank you for your enquiry. There is an electric kettle in every guest room with cups, saucers and teaspoons. Tea bags, coffee sachets, sugar packets and UHT (long life) milk portions are provided and are replenished daily.
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"Very quiet chose a room which faced the courtyard garden."
"There are rooms facing a garden (with pool). This is one of remaining places in this city, where you can have a cigarette @ the balcony."
"Rooms facing pool would be quieter"
"Room overlooking the courtyard are quiet."
"Top floor has views to the harbour."
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PRICE RANGE
US$86 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sydney sullivans hotel
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydneyPaddington
NUMBER OF ROOMS
62
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