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The York by Swiss-Belhotel

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We were focussed on finding an affordable apartment in a good location for our family. It surprised us how spacious and central this place was. It really catered for our needs. Free Wifi was a bonus too.

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

I am pleased to read your review and to hear of your great experience at The York apartments.

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2015

So much space! We stayed in a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment. It was more than twice the size of the Mantra on Bond (only a block away) and was cheaper! Great location. Staff were really helpful. WIFI was a bit patchy at times was only downside in this modern well appointed apartment. Reported lost I-pod, which had been submitted...

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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 overall you enjoyed your stay.

Sawtell, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Location was great for wondering around the city, close to The Rocks, Circular Quay, George Street shops. 5 minute walk to Wynyard Train station. The apartment we stayed in was very clean, serviced daily, full kitchen, balcony and bed was very comfortable. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Problem with wifi during our 4 day stay, however I understand technicians...

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

Location is extremely convenient, regardless of the destination. With public transport just minutes walk away, and a couple minutes walk to George street, it does make the day more productive. Thank you for your posting.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 July 2015

My Teenage Daughter and I booked the York for a girlie trip to Sydney, and were very fortunate to take advantage of a mid winter special that was available directly via their Website. The Hotel was fantastic, albeit a wee bit dated in the décor, the amenities were fantastic. I originally booked a Studio and we were upgraded to a...

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

Much appreciative for your positive review. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your upgraded room and made good use of our convenient location, which is ideal for all activities!

Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Had to make several changes on the dates of arrival , due to flight delays , etc, but was handled well via online. Had a good deal from the hotel website!! Checking in and out was a breeze. Reception was helpful and friendly. Even extended a days stay. Stayed in 2 rooms deluxe apartment , room was spacious for 4...

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

Your feedback about the Kitchen is noted and has been shared with the Executive Housekeeper for there follow up. I am pleased to read your review and to hear of your great experience at The York apartments.

Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Catching up with friends, I knew i would have to stay in Town rather than struggle home in the early hours on the train. Room was excellent overlooking the city landscape. Very comfortable rooms, very clean with great amenities. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The Serviced Apartments are in a great location, making it very accessible to Circular...

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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 appreciate you kind comments regarding the team and will be sure to pass them on to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Ettalong Beach, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Stayed a Friday night, Very central location, close to Wynyard Station and parking around the back. Check in at 1.30 very good. We stayed in an un-renovated room at a great discount, but it still was good with a small kitchen and large open plan room. Would definitely stay again.

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

We are pleased to read your review following your recent visit at The York by Swiss-Belhotel. We are delighted you took advantage of our central location and took comfort in our accommodation rooms. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Sydney.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We recently stayed at The York for 3 nights and it was fantastic. You never quite know, when you open the door, what you might be getting but the apartment was just lovely, very spacious and so much better than a one dimensional hotel room. Access to the balcony from both the bedroom and living room, powder room plus bathroom...

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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.

Canberra
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Our family of 5 stayed in a two bedroom apartment. It was okay, could do with modernising. The main bed was very low to the ground which would be difficult for some people to get in and out of. The bathroom was not very well cleaned as it had dust/ lint sitting on top of the tiles. There were no...

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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 pleased that overall you enjoyed our location. I do apologize about the issue in regards to the bathroom cleanliness and bed linen. Your comments have been shared with the Department Head concerned for their follow up.

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Checking in was simple, they were helpful when giving us directions to park the car, although the directions they gave caused me to turn right crossing double white lines. We stayed in a Double studio, the decor was 90s but it was clean and had plenty of room. Beautiful hotel, only 10 minutes walk from darling harbour, the QVB and...

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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. Your comments about the fluctuating hot water has been communicated with the Chief Engineer for his follow up. I will be sure to pass on your comments regarding the team...

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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 )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
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: €153 - €349 (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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#34 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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