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The Strand Hotel Reviews

99 William St, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

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380 Total Reviews
  • 63%Value For Money
  • 56%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 70%Staff
  • 61%Atmosphere
  • 50%Cleanliness
  • 53%Facilities

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Our door didn't lock, kitchen not equipment

  • 9th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Showers, toilets and door lockers are broken.

  • 21st Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The shared kitchen was quite dirty. The door of the room was not very solid.


It was a fun week end although I had to pay 50 dollars for a key that i broke

  • 4th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Wi fi doesn't work


the staff was very friendly and always here in case something was wrong, the room was always cleaned. Location of the hotel is very convenient and it makes it easy to go anywhere whether walking or by public transportation.


There were clear "No Smoking" signs EVERYWHERE. Yet my room reeked of cigarettes like someone had been chain smoking in there! Next after my long flight I was ready to crash right after checking in, 1 hour after check in some guy unlocks the door and walks into my room, no knock or nothing, HE HAD A KEY! I didn't see him on staff before or after that again.Lastly the wifi was completely unreachable from my room, and spotty even on the ground floor. When I asked the staff about it the shrugged.

  • 22nd Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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