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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 7 July 2016

It´s perfect place for enjoy with friends. The hotel is located in the best famous street in Balmain. This place is close for everything, transports, supermarkets, a lot of stores and boutiques. Easy to go and back.

Thank Evelincandido
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a week ($300) and it was honestly an awful experience. Cockroaches, spiders you name it. The room I was given wasn't even clean (Looked like a prostitues den) and it was quite obvious the manager didn't care, he just wanted the $ in his pocket. Bathrooms were filthy, I had to wear thongs when showering. Please...

9Thank Deeea
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2014

A few years back when it was a bit newer this was an acceptable budget choice. The best room is/was the one above the Wok on Inn takeaway. The rest of the place felt like a stale Uni hall of residence. That was a few years back. Recently I head someone describe it as "the Manus Island of Balmain." Say...

5Thank PominSydney_12
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2010

Stayed at Balmain Lodge for a few days, had planned to stay there for much longer but couldn't handle the conditions and I have stayed in some terrible places around the world and this would be the worst. It looked like there was faeces on the bed covers, had to wash all the linen myself as I felt sick from...

14Thank JacksonHolt
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 21 January 2009

I stayed in the exact same room (no. 19) as the reviewer above (who stayed there July 2008). I can tell this by the photos he left. I paid $85 a night. The room was not clean. it stank of rancid oil or grease and old shrimp/prawns. The windows were dirty. The screen that cover the windows did not fit...

8Thank Chancaca
Reviewed 17 July 2008

Gloucestershire, U.K. We have stayed a couple of times at the balmain Lodge on Darling St and had a great time. This is kind of a Motel type thing with our room having a basic kitchen and an en suite bathroom, but not all of the rooms are the same, some have a shared bathroom and toilet etc. We had...

5Thank ConvertedPoms

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Staying in Balmain

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Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens and shops offering wholefood products and organic cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates from the hotels at night. As the place where the Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has commonly been known for its “working class culture”. It has evolved into a health-conscious heaven with a laid back attitude, offering one of the most vibrant food and bar scenes in Sydney.
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room

Additional Information about Balmain Lodge

Address: 415 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Balmain > Balmain
Price Range: $65 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
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“Bedroom oposite the street, probaly will be quiter.”
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