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Victoria, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good points were as follows.....relatively inexpensive, will store luggage, clean linen, close to Sydney airport....bar shut at 11 p.m. Not so good points are ......Bar......this is definitely a party place.....topless barmaids.....loud....pounding music.....not for families for sure.....feels very "edgy" Room.......musty smelling, no telephone, no alarm, security not apparent. How did this place get 4 stars on Trip Advisor .....earlier on ????

Thank foxterrier2016
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26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Is a good place to stay if u wanna party. It's not far from the bus and tram station. The Girls room is kind of renovated. The other rooms are ok. It's sure not the best Hostel i've ever been but i had lots of fun.

Thank Stefanie S
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Great place to stay if you want to party! There was a fight amongst some of the patrons whilst I was staying and everyone was banished to their rooms and not allowed out (with threat of immediate eviction if anyone strayed into the common room) which was a very odd way of dealing with the scrap. Not been banished to... More 

1 Thank BigCityDreams-7
Pattaya, Thailand
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30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by check in to departure was all very easy and the rooms are clean and the beer down stairs is nice and cold, we had a nice charcoal chicken dinner across the road which was very good value and taste. The hotel is about a $15 dollar taxi fare from the domestic terminal and at $130... More 

1 Thank b00merangguesth0use
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is a decent hostel, you pay for what you get. Rooms where clean and comfortable and the hostel is in a good location. The staff were great and the food and drink in the bar downstairs was good...

Thank gregorylucas20
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I was pleasantly surprised with this hostel. My reasoning for staying there in the first place was that it was the cheapest in the area at that time. Although it wasn't the cleanest (but far from dirty) the staff did everything to ensure we had a great stay. We received a free drinks voucher on arrival, the staff helped us... More 

Thank Michael M
1 review
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Best hostel I've been too. Been to multiple hostels. Met the best people here their like my family now. the staff are also great have decent food for cheap. It was also the cheapest hostel i found in sydney

Thank Harry B
Milawa, Australia
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302 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Up in Sydney to watch the football. This hotel is within walking distance of the Allianze Stadium. Its a great buzz with all the away fans gathering before marching to the game. Great range of beer and better than average pub food. Might come back again as its a live band venue as well.

Thank Ernesto M
Orkney Islands, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Staff were very nice and helpful. The atmosphere was good too. Although there seemed to be bands on downstairs every night we stayed, which wasn't the best when we were trying to sleep off jet lag! Rooms very average, not very clean. Bathroom was not clean at all, loads of hair and dust all over the shower floor, obviously was... More 

Thank H0lland345
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2015

*** very welcoming and good location,cold beer and nice roof -top. Budget backpackers, the pub is nice area to see bands and meet people .We enjoyed the service and the rooms are clean daily.Kitchen is a bit small, but the pub offers cheap meals everyday. Recommended.**

Thank James B

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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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Additional Information about Captain Cook Hotel

Address: 162 Flinders St | Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Paddington
Price Range: ₹ 1,439 - ₹ 2,947 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
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“room No 5 was in the corner and quite”
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“Ask for a room AWAY from the air conditioning unit!”
 of 5 bubbles HT718, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If you need to find a place close to airport, or just a bed or a bar with a bed, this is your lucky day. Other wise stay some where else.”
 of 5 bubbles ProTravelAv8R, 28 Feb 2014 | Read review
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