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The Great Southern Hotel Sydney

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717 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Australia
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#119 of 203 hotels in Sydney
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Great Southern Hotel Sydney is a heritage listed hotel dating back to 1854 located in the vibrant heart of the city. Keeping the heritage façade of the “original Great Southern Hotel”, the hotel combines many charms of the old building with modern conveniences. With easy access to the city’s entertainment, shopping and tourist attractions. It is an ideal location for business and holiday travellers seeking comfort and convenience.
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Bar / lounge
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Paid wifi
Restaurant
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
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Room features
Air conditioning
Desk
Safe
Telephone
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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LisaB wrote a review Aug 2021
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Dodgy- don’t trust with bank details We haven’t even stayed there yet. Just booked a twin room for next year (which I’ll be cancelling me they refund my money) they stole $200 from my account (more than the booking amount) with no contact, no explanation other than to say ‘glitch’ and no refund. I’ve contacted them 3 times now. The money was stolen 1.5 weeks ago, and I doubt they would have contacted me. I contacted them once I noticed
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from Patrick Argent, Guest Services / Front Office at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney
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We do take our guests feedback very seriously because we understand that that is the only way we can improve our product and services. Thank you for your feedback. Once again we apologize for the inconvenience caused and we can assure you that the refund was processed on 12.08.2021.
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Brian wrote a review Jun 2021
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Friendly efficient staff, great location. I was in a standard room which was a little small but well equipped and good value for money. I will stay here again. Restaurant and bar serving wide range of food and drinks at fair prices.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Patrick Argent, Guest Services / Front Office at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney
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Thank you for the feedback. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodation with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel.
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Jennie W wrote a review Jun 2021
Wollongong, Australia709 contributions199 helpful votes
This is hotel is a bit of a maze, but in a great location - near to Central, China Town and Darling Harbour. The room is small and basic. The bed was firm and pillows ok. The ensuite bathroom was adequate. The $12 cold and hot breakfast is filling!
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate you for taking time to send us your feedback.
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GLENN R wrote a review Apr 2021
Tamworth, Australia291 contributions87 helpful votes
Although outdated, the Great Southern Hotel is clean, liveable and very handy to Central Station and other transport. The room was adequate and a huge renovated bathroom. The bed was comfortable, but the pillows were rock hard! The evening meal at their restaurant was fine, but we were disappointed that the advertised breakfast wasn't available.
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Date of stay: April 2021
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Response from Patrick Argent, Guest Services / Front Office at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney
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Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate you for taking time to send us your feedback.
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Wanderering1 wrote a review Apr 2021
Lake Macquarie, Australia688 contributions256 helpful votes
This is not our first visit and it won’t be our last. I’d like to have given a rating of 5 but it isn’t fancy. It is clean, comfortable and well run. This hotel is about 300m from Central train station and right next to Chinatown. The tram stop is outside the front door and the pub downstairs does great food. We got 2 nights here for the price Rydges Airport charge for one night and we got change to buy dinner.
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Date of stay: April 2021
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PRICE RANGE
US$38 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
great southern hotel, great southern sydney
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Pacific International Hotel Sydney
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydney
NUMBER OF ROOMS
176
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Great Southern Hotel Sydney
Which popular attractions are close to The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Nearby attractions include Mission Escape George St (0.2 km), AussieYou Tours (0.1 km), and Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and meeting rooms.
Which room amenities are available at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Yes, parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Conveniently located restaurants include Betty's Burgers & Concrete Co, Platform 818, and Basket Brothers.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to The Great Southern Hotel Sydney?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Chinese Garden of Friendship (0.4 km), State Theatre (1.1 km), and St. Mary's Cathedral (1.6 km).
Is The Great Southern Hotel Sydney accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.