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Hotel Description

Hotel Challis's great location gets high marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Woolloomooloo Wharf. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Built in 1800, this 3.5-star hotel has 55 rooms over 4 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and LCD TVs.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with LCD TVs, fridges and rainfall showerheads
  • Free WiFi
  • Amenities include free newspapers in reception, a computer and laundry facilities
  • Guests speak favourably about the helpful staff and the area's walkability
  • Within a 15-minute walk of Woolloomooloo Wharf and Royal Botanic Gardens

Small Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£69* Per night/room 23 Feb - 24 Feb

King Balcony Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Challis ratings based on 2 verified reviews

Review Summary
3.0 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel Challis

Everyone (1) Couples (1)
2 out of 5

short stay

Facilities are very very basic. Beds were not done during our 3 night stay. Room did not appear fresh. Windows were dirty and no evidence of any detergent used to clean the room.

Posted by on 15 Apr 2013

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Sep 2018

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Property Features

As a guest of Hotel Challis, you'll find tour or ticket assistance, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Hotel Challis also features express check-in, complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility, and a television in common area. This 3.5-star Potts Point hotel is smoke free.

  • 55 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 1800
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) (17.1 km / 10.6 mi)
  • Train station: Sydney Central Station (3.1 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Kings Cross Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Hotel Challis offers 55 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones.

  • LCD television
  • Fridge
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 11:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. No on-site parking is available. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Free WiFi is limited to 500MB per guestroom/day. A surcharge applies for additional usage. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 25 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 per cent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Challis Potts Point
  • Hotel Challis
  • Challis Potts Point
  • Challis Hotel Sydney
  • Hotel Challis Hotel
  • Hotel Challis Potts Point
  • Hotel Challis Hotel Potts Point

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 2-device limit.
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