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Establishment Hotel

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 26 March 2012

Establishment Hotel is in the financial district of Sydney. Still within walking distance of many of the "places" to visit in Sydney. The hotel is small with only 31 rooms. They are attached to another building that has a number of restaurant/bar venues. It is definately the place to see and be seen if you are in your 20's or...

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milan italy
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Stayed for a couple of nites in early January . Hotel was not so busy. Establishment room was spacious and interesting tribal art and craft on display in our room.. Difficult to fit an extra bed in the room with the layout . Wooden floorboards were beautiful but a bit noisy. Overall experience was good and the discovery of the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 March 2012

I did not stay here but was thinking of for future visits to Sydney. I walked into the hotel hoping to have a staff i could talk to and even view the rooms if possible. Walking around this hotel i was made to feel like i was invisible. Nobody acknowlege or gave me a second look (or even a first...

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Ipswich, UK
Reviewed 6 March 2012

We stayed here as a bit of a treat for our first few days in Sydney and certainly weren't disappointed. The location, service and room all exceeded our expectations - the hotel is situated a short walk away from both Darling Harbour & Circular Quay as well as the main shopping areas in the city so we were never far...

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Braidwood
Reviewed 13 February 2012

A luxury place to stay right in the centre of Sydney. Exceptional service, modern spacious rooms with iPads, movies and lots of comfort. This small hotel has a nightclub which is good to dance the night away and if you don't like that there is an exceptional restaurant or a cost bar to share a drink. As well this holyel...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 10 February 2012

The Establishment is a place where the young people of the city rub shoulders and drink martinis. The rooms are good size and reasonably priced. A selection of good restaurants within the hotel as well. Some decent sushi. I would stay here again for sure.

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Melbourne
Reviewed 8 February 2012

Everything about this hotel exudes coolness. The suites are the epitome of modern design in Sydney. The bars and restaurants in the complex are terrific. Even the hotel service is a little cool, not much warmth but it seems to suit the somewhat detached feeling of the place. I had originally titled this review "Style over Substance" but subsequently saw...

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Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2012

The establishment markets itself as a boutique alternative hotel and that's exactly what we found. It's not a standard generic 5 star hotel, the setting is unique and the rooms certainly different. The staff fit the image with a very competent and interested approach, there is a confident attitude, but I will take that any day over the gushing blandness...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2012

I agree with a previous reviewer that the place lacks warmth as it was too dark for my likings. Nevertheless, I loved the layout of the rooms and the bed was very comfortable. I would’ve slept like a baby if it wasn’t for all the noises. The staff was nice and the location of the hotel was just perfect.

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Reviewed 14 January 2012

Billed as THE place to stay, the establishment was a big disappointment. We received a lukewarm welcome, no one offered to help with our bags or explain the gadgetry in our room. Despite billing itself as a design hotel no one had put any thought into having a plug near a mirror for hair drying. The room was too dark,...

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxurious boutique hotel, with a uniquely intimate feel.31 elegantly appointed guest rooms, including two stylish Penthouse suites, access to a private gym and Establishment’s numerous bars and restaurants. Establishment hotel offers world class accommodation for discerning travellers. Located in the middle of Sydney’s CBD, it’s a very short walk to Sydney Harbour, the Opera House and botanical gardens.Voted Best Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Australia by the National Australia Hotel Association in 2006. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Establishment Hotel

Address: 5 Bridge St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: €204 - €572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Establishment Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Establishment Hotel Sydney
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#37 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#38 Business Hotel in Sydney
#62 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“Away from the side of the Establishment Bar - it can get noisy at night”
 of 5 bubbles 110traceyv, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No views unless you like alleys”
 of 5 bubbles JacquesSydney, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with exposed beams and old original floorboards, spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles brodiem2013, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 33 knocking sound every so often must be coming from the pipes.”
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“Plenty of dining options if you're not wanting to venture too far from the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Sheofthebroom, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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