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Marrakech, Morocco
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A friend and I booked this accommodation of two single rooms in a terrific location with charming rooms but the reception staff were Fawlty Towers in the extreme..this property offers steep narrow terrazzo stairs and no one to assist with luggage as it was explained as being "against the law", to assist..not sure what law this may be, policy maybe...

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Torquay, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is everything you would expect from a more budget accommodation plus a bit better. My room was small but that is what I was ready for yet everything seems to be set out well and very clean and tidy.

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Delavan
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Location was fine and the staff helpfup. The room was very small and did not have a microwave or toaster. Our bag was on the heavy side and was a bit difficult to haul up the narrow stair. There is a grocery store about 5 minutes away.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you book this room and request the twin option, it might be worth calling the day before to ensure it's done - we had to wait while they redid the beds and fixed that. Everything else was fine and I would recommend, esp for location and price.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at the Maisonette were very helpful, clean room, great location, close to restaurants and an easy walk to the Botanic Gardens and Circular Quay. Car parking available 10 minute walk away, staff helped with $25 per day parking coupons.

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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a good location within walking distance to many sights, restaurants and shops. Very good wifi connection. The staff is friendly and helpful. The only downside is the distance to the car park. Moreover, this hotel is not suitable for people with walking problems and/or a lot of luggage since there are narrow stairs going up to...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean, private and quant hotel in convenient location. Near many excellent restaurants and just a short walk to the train. I would definitely stay here again wile visiting friends and family in Sydney.

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Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good value option for a short stay in Sydney. Location is ideal for getting around the city as plenty of public transport within walking distance and plenty of taxis if required. Shops, coffee bars and supermarket all in walking distance mean everything you need is close by.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good hotel, nice staff, good location. Bathroom is a bit small however very clean. Very convenient. Woolthworths, bars, train station and bus stop are all walking distance. Very pleasant experience.

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Hobart
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not bad. Would not want single bed again and shared bathroom is not ideal. Location was ideal in sydney. Close to kings cross. Would recommend this hotel to others for its value. Top safe and beaut location

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small well established affordable Boutique Hotel located in one of Sydney's premier locations known as Potts Point. Located only a short walk to the harbour foreshore, our hotel is an excellent choice for anyone wanting to experience the best that Sydney has to offer. Recently refurbished, our rooms have been styled to maximise space and comfort. Experience the chic village lifestyle that makes Potts Point one of Sydney's most envious urban precincts. The neighbourhood offers visitors a vast choice of quality cafes, restaurants, wine bars, as well as a range of eclectic boutiques, antiques and design stores. On our doorstep is also a supermarket, delicatessen, laundromat, whole food store, bakery as well as excellent transport options. Being small we pride ourselves in being able to offer a more personal approach. Our front desk team will go out of their way to ensure that your stay in Sydney is an enjoyable experience. We encourage guests to contact us direct so we can provide the best advise for your stay in Sydney. We are waiting to welcome you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Maisonette

Address: 31 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $118 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Maisonette 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“2nd floor, a little walk up, but quiet!”
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