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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This was now my 5th time back at Falcon Lodge. Previously I have stayed in a single room but this year my 2 adult children came as well. Manon, the very helpful and accommodating Manager at Falcon Lodge, upgraded us to a newly refurbished family room. It was large, with sink, microwave, fridge and access onto a lovely terrace. It...

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Manon K, General Manager at Falcon Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this awesome review, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us. We have worked very hard to improve the lodge and we always appriciate receiving feedback from our guests. Enjoy the rest of your travels with your children and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Manon – Falcon...

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I had springs in the mattress pressing into my legs, there was no blanket on the bed and when I turned on the heater it cut out the fridge so no heat. There was an elderly man next door making strange noises. The room felt dark and depressing but staff were nice and you get what you pay for.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Overall I enjoyed my month stay, and am happy to be back here in a few months - so I'm satisfied with the place. Don't expect super high standards from a place this cheap. Expect a decent roof over your head and kitchens to cook in. If you want Travelodge go Travelodge, don't complain. The rooms are basic, but clean,...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I stayed recently at the Falcon Lodge for a few nights. I have rated the lodge "terrible" simply because of the inconsiderate attitude of most of the residents living at the lodge long term. The lodge has real potential as a great place to stay, however it is ruined by some of the inconsiderate permanent residents who reside at the...

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Nick P, General Manager at Falcon Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Traveldude25, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with use here at Falcon Lodge. Thank you for alerting us to some of the issues that you experienced during your stay. We strive to provide a clean and safe environment for all our guests and take any feedback very seriously. As part of our continuous...

Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stayed for 3 nights and it was pleasant stay. Initially was little afraid seeing all the negative reviews here but once we reached it was totally a different experience. Totally worth for the money paid. Reception people were nice and friendly.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Falcon Lodge is without doubt the worst place I've ever stayed. Booked for 1 week but left within 24hrs. The room had 1 window (above the door) 60x45cm which obviously meant the room was dark. There was an overwhelming stench of damp. The WiFi was unusable it was so slow. The TV had a 'bunny ears' antenna & couldn't get...

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7Thank MarkT255060
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Offering both short term and long term accommodation there is nothing wrong with this place. I'm staying long term and I work full time and do not suffer a mental illness. I'm simply saving until I have enough money for a bond (which is normally a month's wages in Sydney). The room is really clean and a very decent size...

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2Thank Lizzie S
Sydney, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Stayed here for 5 weeks, Spring 2014. Firstly, don't let the name fool you in to thinking this place is a holiday "lodge". Although it has some short-term rooms, it's predominantly a halfway house full of long-term residents who are otherwise unable to find accommodation elsewhere. Some of them are okay, most of them are dirty and inconsiderate. A few...

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4Thank Dee S
Reviewed 18 July 2014

This place is half filled with feral or mentally-ill long-term residents who'd otherwise be homeless. I stayed out of desperation when I first arrived in Sydney in Jan, and quickly became quite badly bitten by Bed Bugs.. my room was eventually fumigated but the staff were really rude and uncaring. I was covered in painful bites. The place is absolutely...

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7Thank Derykedrow
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 23 December 2013

Very low-rate for accomodation 10 minute away from the CBD The room is quiet big but the toilet is shared with other rooms. The shower do not work properly and the don not drain, but there is enough space

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Falcon Lodge provides boutique style medium and long term accommodation close to Sydney and North Sydney CBD and the Royal North Shore Hospital. Comprising 94 rooms in four renovated Federation Houses, Falcon Lodge is located in a secure, clean and friendly environment, set amongst beautiful gardens and opposite tranquil St Leonards Park in North Sydney. Individuals, families and couples are all welcome. Our rates and facilities are ideal for medium or long term accommodation suiting guests looking for the convenience of an all-inclusive long-term accommodation arrangement, or those working in the area on short-term contracts. All rooms include furniture and have access to plentiful communal kitchens and bathrooms. Free WiFi, weekly linen service plus an onsite laundry are added features. Public transport is ideally situated at our front door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Falcon Lodge

Address: 182 Falcon St, North Sydney, New South Wales 2060, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Sydney > North Sydney
Number of rooms: 95
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