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The York by Swiss-Belhotel

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for a week in a one bedroom apartment at The York and was very impressed. Friendly and helpful staff and a well appointed and clean apartment. The location is fantastic being so close to the city centre and Circular Quay. We spent a lot of time on the harbour because of the short walk to the quay. Also... More 

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. I am very pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Sam More 

Brisbane, Australia
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84 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is quite old and dowdy. It is in need of a makeover. The yellow bathroom was straight out of the 70's and the room setup was awkward at best. There is also no room service which when travelling on business, is not ideal when you get back to your room at 9.30pm The reception staff were pleasant and... More 

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us. I am sorry to learn that there were some factors that resulted in a less than satisfactory stay for you. Your feedback is vital in order for us to improve. I very much appreciate you sharing your concerns. I do hope that you will one day return... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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93 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Four of us stayed for a three day weekend ... I have to say we were all impressed with how nice the two bed/two bath apartment was. We were on the 6th floor with harbour glimpses from the enormous balcony ... even better. I booked a few months in advance direct with the hotel and it paid off in a... More 

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the apartment was well equipped for you needs. Should you be in Sydney in the future, we very much look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Sam More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best location right near Wynyard Station with access to the airports. Walking distance to the Opera House and Circular Quay. Everything you need - better than a hotel - washer and dryer in room.\ Staff were extremely helpful.

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the location and facilities provided desirable for your needs while in Sydney. I’m sure that other travellers will find your room and travel tips helpful for their stay. I appreciate you kind comments regarding the staff and will be sure to pass them on to the team.... More 

Australia
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103 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The York is in the prime location for the CBD and the Rocks. Parking is a bit expensive compared to other hotels in this area but is easy to access. Most attractions are a short stroll away and Wynyard station is just a two minute walk. We found the desk service to be excellent, personable and professional. The apartment we... More 

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your post. I am very pleased to hear that you found the location to be so convenient. I hope that the next time you are in Sydney you have the opportunity of experiencing one of our new Swiss Super Suites. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Sam More 

Darwin, Australia
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After checking into the Junior suite I felt like a well to do squatter checking in sometime in the the 1950s The hotel staff are efficient, friendly and professional and the hotel is centrally located. However the rooms are very dated although functional and spacious but needed a major make over about 10 years ago, the carpets in the hallways... More 

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. I am very pleased that the location was desirable for your needs while in Sydney. I will be sure to pass on your comments regarding the staff and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. kind Regards Sam More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for my daughter's wedding as she was getting married in the city. Rooms were clean and extremely roomy. No request was too much trouble and Courtney from reception was very accomodating

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. We are appreciative of your comments and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Sam More 

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36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 30 days and we felt like home. Room of great size, with a functional kitchen, a balcony, washing and drying machines and very clean. It is close to everything in CBD. You can visit the most interesting points by walk. Very kind staff. We definitively recommend this hotel!

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. I am very pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

Cairns, Australia
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a two bed two bath apartment. Very clean, serviced daily which was amazing, staff all friendly and non intrusive. Very large apartments. The master is huge huge huge and ensuite was huge, full kitchen very large, living areas bigger than most apartments. Great big balcony. Right near Coles express, train station and Starbucks all within 3 mins walk.

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TheYorkSydney, Front Office Manager at The York by Swiss-Belhotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. We are appreciative of your comments and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Sam More 

Brisbane, Australia
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65 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a Deluxe Studio Suite on the 13th floor which was fully self-contained & very roomy. A well set out kitchen, dining area & lounge with the bed behind a part wall with plenty of room & robes for use in the full-size wardrobe.The bed was extremely comfortable & there was everything you would need. It's a fabulous... More 

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I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. I am very pleased that the location was desirable for your needs while in Sydney. I will be sure to pass on your comments regarding the curtains and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards Sam More 

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The York by Swiss-Belhotel is located in the heart of the CBD offering a combination of Studio 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments. Each apartment offers a spacious living area, fully equipped kitchen, 1 or 2 bathrooms, laundry facilities and balconies. Most apartments have views that extend to the City SkyLine, and the Executive Apartments overlook Sydney Harbour Foreshore*.*Views are not uninterrupted ... more   less 

Additional Information about The York by Swiss-Belhotel

Address: 5 York St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: €149 - €536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The York by Swiss-Belhotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
The York By Swiss-Belhotel Hotel Sydney
York Apartment Hotel
York Apartment Sydney
Apartment Hotel New York
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#36 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“Rooms facing the highway may be a bit noisy.”
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“We noticed build up especially in the bathroom. We understand that it is a busy hotel but attention to detail stops that from occurring. ”
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