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Mantra on Kent

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Mantra on Kent Street in Sydney was very nice. It was in a fantastic location with just a short stroll to Darling Harbour. The room itself was very nice and spacious with a great view overlooking Darling Harbour. Plenty of room for a couple even with some small children. The bathroom was a bit tired especially around the shower...

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emmasoutter, General Manager at Mantra on Kent, responded to this review

Dear Ryan W Thank you for your recent review of Mantra on Kent, we are glad you found the room to be spacious and will take on board your comments about the bathroom. Kind Regards Emma

brisbane
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Grotty room - bathroom dirty and old The images of the rooms on website show contemporary clean look! this is deceptive - the reality is horrible! the bathroom is really unacceptable My stay ( at $550 prepaid + for 2 nights ) was terrible

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Dear 588theresen, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. The team works hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and its apparent in this case that we missed the mark. I have passed on your comments...

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Great location, nice room overlooking the water, spacious and kitchen was a bonus. Friendly reception staff and 24 hour reception is a great offering. Walk to all locations in Sydney, close to great restaurants. Perfect for business and pleasure.

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Dear MelanieIK2963ZK, Thank you for the great review. We are so pleased to have made a positive impression upon you. We strive to make our guest feel like it's their home away from home. We are so lucky to also be close to all the great restaurants, bars and the amazing shopping nearby. Thank you for being our guest, and...

Tralgon
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The hotel needs work and the advertisement of a bar and restaurant needs removing but the overall location is good which is very highly priced. The bathrooms are very outdated and a little bit of paint needed

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Dear 702kyliea, Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your most recent stay. We take every review seriously and regret your stay was not perfect. We value all guest feedback from our guest; and we believe they are an invaluable source of information which will allow us to improve our standards and service. We hope to...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2016

we had a good stay, the location is excellent, although the bathroom was a little old and dirty. We did like the size of the room and the amenities in the room also were good. Thankyou for a good stay.

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Dear melanielK4637EJ, Thank you for the terrific review. We are pleased to have made a positive impression upon you. We love to make our guest happy, and hope to have another opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Regards Kerrin Chalmers

Townsville
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The location is excellent, nice and central to CBD, close to china Town and Darling Harbour. The room is a good size and has meal making and clothes washing facilities. Friendly helpful staff make this a great spot to make a base while in Sydney.

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Dear brettdtsvl, We strive to be the home away from home for all our guests and delighted that you found that it was. We are honoured that you enjoyed your stay. We are so lucky to have a wonderful location with many restaurants, bars and attractions within walking distance. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards...

Canley Vale, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Wonderful experience. Views were amazing. Good selection for breakfast. Spa in the bathroom was a great add on. Good way to relax during the stay at Mantra. Parking as well was of no concern due to the convenience of the agreement the hotel has with the parking lot next door

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Dear 95andrianak, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so pleased to have made a positive impression upon you! We love to make our guests happy, and hope to have another opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Regards Kerrin Chalmers

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very convenient location, making it easy to get to most places in the city. Breakfast selection & service was great. Special thanks to young man from Nepal, studying hotel management, who went out of his way to make sure we had everything we needed.

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Dear J7706MEjohnf, Thank you for the amazing review. We are delighted to have had you as our guest. It is great to hear our staff have left a lasting impression on your stay with us. We do hope to get to meet up with you again soon. Regards Kerrin Chalmers

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Only good thing was the location. Staff were friendly but the room was very dirty and the bathrooms appalling. Lots of noise from inside the hotel at night keeps you awake and rooms were not dark enough for sleeping.

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Dear donnaIA3345WR, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I will pass on your lovely comments about the team. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We hope to get another chance to welcome you back in the near future. Regards Kerrin Chalmers

Invercargill
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Overall, good. Would stay again. Staff could have gone the extra mile in recommending places to eat etc. Disappointed that WiFi wasn't included and I had to make enquirers regarding breakfast time etc. Room service for dinner only, no restaurant. Breakfast was good, although very expensive, cheaper to eat at the cafe across the road.

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Dear emmasE8231I0, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay with Mantra on Kent. I apologise that we did not make a stronger and memorable impression upon you. Especially with a strong dedicated team whose every desire is to create a positive Mantra experience. We hope to get a chance to welcome you back again soon....

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Mantra on Kent is located in the heart of Sydney's CBD ideally positioned on the doorstep of beautiful Darling Harbour and close to attractions such as the Sydney Aquarium, ICC and Star City Casino. The hotel offers guests a choice of spacious and comfortably appointed Studio, One Bedroom and interconnecting Two Bedroom Apartments each containing a fully equipped kitchen, LCD TV, CD/DVD player, individual controlled air-conditioning & heating, Foxtel and broadband access. Our One Bedroom Deluxe Apartments include full laundry facilities and a microwave. Our balcony rooms overlook the city and our Darling Harbour view rooms have opening windows to let in the fresh air and sunshine. The hotel's in-house restaurant Cascade Restaurant is open daily for breakfast. Alternatively, just a short stroll from the hotel guests will enjoy Cockle Bay and King Street Wharfs, both premium dining precincts offering a multitude of culinary options, function venues, bars and nightclubs. Offering a range of first class services including 24 hour reception and licensed restaurant and bar, we are a contemporary hotel providing guests with a range of facilities designed to ensure maximum comfort during short and extended stays Our hotel is perfect for a romantic break, escape from the everyday, family holiday or business trip to Sydney. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra on Kent

Address: 433 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: $190 - $427 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mantra on Kent 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Mantra On Kent Sydney
Mantra On Kent Hotel Sydney
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#11 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#19 Family Hotel in Sydney
#44 Business Hotel in Sydney
#59 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“given in a quite street, traffic is no issue, so tipping most rooms would be fine”
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“Views are available from all higher floor rooms - 20 and up. But they are all city views.”
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“ask for one overlooking Darling Harbour”
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