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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This is not a 'hotel' but a hostel. Yes, you pay for you get but this was an all time low. To start with high, this place is in a great location. Bars/restaurants across the road and close to the kings cross station. Fairly quiet patrons. The rooms are small but comfortable and clean. The room smell musty the entire...

Thank Kaylajadeh
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A cheap place perfect after a long flight. 100meter from the train station and easy to find. Free breakfast and the rooms are Really nice! IT is around 2minutes Walk to coles supermarket and 3minutes Walk to the bars/pub's!

Thank alexander s
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I visited Sydney from London with my 7 month old daughter. We stayed here for 4 nights. We arrived late and there was a number to call on the door, we were welcomed in... I was travelling with LOTS of luggage and had a room on the top floor, there is no lift... the guys carried all my bags up...

Thank FyshyD
Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I Stayed at the Highfield Private Hotel at Potts point. The hotel while basic was outstanding value for its location and very clean. We upgraded to a room with ensuite when we arrived. The room was small but quiet and suited our needs with a comfy bed. The staff were terrific. This hotel is very close to...

1Thank Mick M
Shepparton, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I got to the hotel before I could check in but the staff were happy to look after my bag. My single bed was comfy as was the pillow. I shared the bathroom but as I didn't take a towel and one wasn't provided, I went showerless for the one night I was there. About 500m to Kings Cross Station....

Thank Romola H
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We had an exceptional time here at Highfield, upon check in we were greeted with warm hospitality. Its very nice after a long haul flight + lay over. Room upgradecomplimentary. WiFi, brekky, clean perfect.

2Thank Jin E
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The title says it all! ThanK you Allan for the great customer service. We are a family of three (with a 3y.o. child). The free breakfast was just a bonus- bread provided, boiled eggs, butter, jam, cereals, milk, coffee, tea, juice - super generous management. Building is safe, had a good sleep each night. Can be noisy at times during...

1Thank Renee R
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great staff who are committed to you having a great stay. It is a quaint little hostel with a great free breakfast. They are working had to update the building and overall we had a very comfortable stay. One tip: Remember that you are booking a hotel in the backpackers district of Sydney so on a Friday night we noticed...

Thank TaraDVancouv
Broendby Municipality, Denmark
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We were located right next to the staircase and close to the kitchen. The rooms weren't sound isolated and there was a gap between the door and the door frame in the bottom, so all they noise traveled directly into the room. We were there for three nights and didn't get a good night sleep. We were getting woken up...

1Thank elizabeth912014
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A group of 15 pax of my team stayed in this hotel for 8 nights in July. Hotel is located near kings cross station make us to travel easily to travel to other places. Rooms and shared toliets are clean. Shared kitchen can be used to cook our food. There is a Coles supermarket at a distance 300 m to...


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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Highfield Hotel offers budget 2 star accommodation. Please note that we have both Private En Suite rooms and shared bathroom facilities. Conveniently, Highfield Hotel is located in the heart of the city, close to transport and all attractions. Located in Potts Point, Highfield Hotel is well situated to meet the many needs of tourists. Highfield Hotel has 32 rooms comfortably furnished, spacious and famous for its cleanliness. We ensure you can enjoy a restful night's sleep. On request, we provide you with hair dryer, iron and ironing board and crockery/cutlery. There is a common room which includes tea and coffee making facilities, toaster, fridge, internet access, microwave, remote control colour TV. Our receptionist will be glad to assist with advising on how to get around Sydney and where to find local attractions. Our friendly staff will be able to assist you with tour bookings. There is a guest laundry facility within 50m from the Hotel with a coin operated washing machine. Rooms range from double, twin, single, family and large family rooms. An extra bed is available at a small additional charge. All rooms are non smoking rooms. All rooms have Colour Television for your convenience. Check In time is 12:00PMCheck Out time is : 10:00 AMA self-served breakfasts are available daily from 8:00am to 10.00am. Takeaway meals can be delivered to your hotel room. Please ask Reception for a variety of menus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highfield Private Hotel

Address: 166 Victoria St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $83 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Highfield Private Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Don't stay close the the sharing bathroom, you will here when other are flushing”
59joannas, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The only bad comment would be that at night and in the early hours of the morning there is a lot of door banging.”
356SueC356, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“More hanging space needed”
Visitor916, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
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