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Hotel Challis

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Given the price level in Sydney the hotel offer good value for the bucks. The hotel is nice and clean, it i located a merely 5 minutes walk to the King's Cross train station and w-fi is decent. On the down side it doesn't offer breakfast, rooms are very small, and the staff could be a bit more welcoming. The...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We definetly enjoyed our stayat Hotel Challis. Using the gym was an extra which we realy appreciated. The room was small, but big enough for the two of us. Close to the Hotel are many Cafés and a supermarket.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in February 2017 for 4 nights. Hotel Challis is great, & we would return!! We had a twin bedded room at the side of the building, yes the room is small. But you just have to be organised with your clothing etc, we use travel/packing cells - hence we just removed these from our suitcases & left them...

Thank KiwiTravellers
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great stay, rooms are quite small, but did the job for me and my wife. The staff at reception could be a bit more welcoming. But other than that, the stay was great, good location and cleanliness, we were happy.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Challis is located in the Potts Point area which a quaint, quite area. It is a short walk to the main sites. The beds are very comfy. The shower area is a little tight. This is not a hotel for people with disabilities as there are steps on ever level that I could tell.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic stay. The room was perfectly cleaned. Great location. The website could promote the surrounding restaurants more as they are great. Rooms are small but perfectly adaequate. Would recommend it highly.

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Thank kierand426
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Quirky hotel layout, may need to carry bags upstairs, hotel room clean and comfy, excellent cafe LA Buvette nearby for breakfast and lunch. Good location for the botanic gardens, opera house and harbour bridge, all within 25mins walking.

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Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel for 8 days. We arrived very late on the first day and able to check-in because they have a 24 hour reception. Location is the best asset of this hotel. We were able to walk to the Sydney Opera, Harbour bridge and even all the way to Town Hall. The Kings Cross subway was an...

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Thank avalencia2017
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic little hotel in a good location although a bit of a walk to the harbour with a lot of steps. But public transport nearby if you don't want to walk! Clean and friendly. Would definitely stay here again and recommend to friends.

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Dorrigo, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

fantastically located within easy walking distance of restaurants, coffee shops, galleries and more. Kings Cross, Wooloomoloo and the City all less than 20 mins away. Gorgeous old terrace building, very clean, the staff very always friendly and helpful. Beds amazingly comfortable. Great place to stay!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Challis offers a boutique hotel experience in Potts Point. Accommodation is set over two beautifully restored and completely renovated terrace homes. Hotel rooms feature premium bedding, free WiFi access, air-conditioning, large flat screen TV, a work desk and chic en suite bathroom with amenities. Walking distance to Kings Cross train station and only 10 minutes to Circular Quay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Challis

Address: 21-23 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: ₹ 5,759 - ₹ 11,715 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Challis 3.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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“The balcony room I had was on the 3rd floor and faced the tree lined street - 302”
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“Balcony room if available”
 of 5 bubbles Kieran27, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have a large balcony”
 of 5 bubbles BeckieY, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“King Rooms are better.”
 of 5 bubbles JoshN479, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are with balconies!”
 of 5 bubbles sophietravelmatters, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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