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Dive Hotel

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If it's a Sydney beach hotel you're after, there's none better located than Dive Hotel. It's 20 minutes drive from Sydney Airport and the City. It's a door-to-door bus ride away to the City, Opera House,NSW Uni, Randwick Racecourse, Aussie Stadium, and Cricket Ground.And it's a frisbee throw away to parks and pools, clifftop walks and Coogee's thriving restaurant, pub, club and cafe culture. It featured in Travel & Leisure USA, Conde Nast Traveler, NY Times,Time Out, Lonely Planet, London Observer and Guardian.Surf the net to your heart's content, thanks to free Wi-Fi. It's just one of the practical things that a Dive room provides. No expensive mini-bar, but a well-equipped kitchenette, with a fridge, microwave, tea, coffee and milk etc. There's free-to-air cable television, and a portable CD player. All rooms have aircon and a state-of-the-art stainless steel and blue tiled bathroom with a decent-sized hairdryer and a grown-up iron and board.Please note that there are 2 dogs on hotel premises.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Very accessible by public transport, Coogee is the smaller, friendlier, more intimate version of Bondi Beach. Coogee is the only beach in the Eastern suburbs that does not have big waves, making it an excellent family beach. The Coogee Bay Hotel, located right across the beach, has one of the biggest beer gardens in Australia and plenty of entertainment every night of the week. Be on the lookout for celebrity footballers! A little further south is Wylie’s Baths, offering sweeping 180 degree views over the Pacific Ocean, and it is perfect for a swim or a few laps. Plenty of dining choices surround the beach, including the famous fish and chips.
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We stayed here for 1night as a weekend beach getaway. Location excellent opposite the Coogee beach, within walking distance to variety of bars, cafes and restaurants. Coogee is buzzing with atmosphere. Room clean and comfortable with all hotel comforts. Staff friendly and
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My wife and I just spent 2 weeks at The Dive Hotel. It is located directly across from Coogee beach and within a few hundred yards of restaurants, bars, and bus stops to take you to Central Quay and elsewhere. Despite its central location it is not noisy. Aside from the
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I found the team very helpful and the guests were from far and wide, not just more Aussies staying at a "massed produced", "same as all the others" type hotel. The breakfast area was a great spot to talk, meet other guests, or if one wanted to, just sit alone. This hotel
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Stayed here for a few nights while attending a conference at UNSW. Got a good deal booking in advance. Room was as described. Breakfast was low key. Great location to visit beach and lots of cafes nearby. I was worried about noise as walls are quite thin but everyone was quiet
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Dive hotel is perfectly situated. It’s across the road from Coogee beach, walking distance to shops, cafes & restaurants. For those without a car there is a bus to the city only a minute or two from the door. The main entrance is up a steep flight of stairs however there is a
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Yes, there are several convenince stores and a Woolworths grocery store within about 5 minutes walk from the hotel.
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You can catch a taxi at the airport if you have too many luggages or you can go by bus and train. From the Sydney International Airport Station, walk 3 minutes to the Platform 1, take the Train T8 Airport & South line to Museum Station, platform 1. Walk 7 minutes to Museum Station, Elizabeth st, Stand C to take the Bus B373 to Arden st near Carr st. Walk 1 minute to the hotel.
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Hi, do you have Foxtel? Thanks Christine
Hi! We have Fox Sports as well as National Geographic and Premier Movies. Please let us know if we can help with anything else.
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. We are a small hotel of 16 rooms, we do not have any spa faciltiies. The local area, Coogee is a small beachside suburb with some shops and restaurants. Please let us know if you have any more questions.
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Hi, we do have limited parking behind the hotel. The cost is $25 per night and access is via Vicar Street. It is first come first serve so if you do arrive and there is none available we can direct you to available parking which is also $25 per night and is only one minutes walk away. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
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"Try to get a room that faces the ocean, or the rear of the hotel."
"Avoid this place unless you are just passing and need a bed for a night"
"Do whatever you can to get one of the rooms at the front with the sea view..."
"Do not stay at room number 2. It's quite dark"
"The two rooms at the front have a lovely view over the Bay."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 129 - US$ 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
dive hotel coogee
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesGreater SydneyRandwickCoogeeCoogee
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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