203 VICTORIA STREET, POTTS POINT 2011 : Sydney
Location: This hotel is located on a leafy, tree lined street in the heart of Potts Point, just behind the Kings Cross train station. Although the main strip of Kings Cross is reputed for its adult nightclubs, these days the area is becoming better known for its growing number of boutique wine bars and upmarket restaurants, making it a sophisticated destination for Sydney's social scene. There is a supermarket, day spa and fitness centre nearby, and the city is an easy 10min walk (or 1 train stop) from the hotel. Rushcutters Bay is just down the hill, which has a park and a yacht club on the harbour.
Rooms: Rooms are medium size, well equipped and in good condition. They feature high speed and wireless internet, self controlled air conditioning and cable tv. Bathrooms are also in good condition.
Restaurant: There is a restaurant on the ground floor to the left of the lobby. It offers contemporary dining with international cuisine and a good Australian wine list.
Exterior: An 8 storey modern hotel.
Lobby: Medium size lobby, with full length windows, with a restaurant to the left, looking out onto the street.
General: Good value for money in a prime location for those wanting to be where all the action is. Holiday Inn policy: Kids under 19 years stay free using existing bedding, Kids under 12 years eat free when eating with parents. MN-Nov08
3 kms to city centre
8 kms to the nearest airport (smith-reynolds)
Close to the station (kings cross)
1 minute walk to the nearest bus stop
4 kms to the nearest fair site (darling harbour)