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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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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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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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For the location we’d thought the room rate too good to be true so we’re very pleasantly surprised by both the standard of the property and the very good service. We were staying in the original part of the property (there appeared to be a newer wing recently or under
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stayed for a week,good position for busses to the harbour or bondi beach.the room was rather small and could do with modernising especially the bathroom.in the arts area so expect to see some sights in the nearby bars but turn right and try the bistro in the rsi club for value
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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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Do you have a tour desk? If so, do tour buses pick up from the hotel?
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."
US$106 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
sydney sullivans hotel
AustraliaNew South WalesSydneyPaddington
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