Hotel Challis

4 stars
View map of 21-23 Challis Avenue, Potts Point, Sydney, NS 2011

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
2.5
out of 5
4 reviews
Good Value to your money

This place is close to Sydney downtown and many places around. Convenient and close to many... See full review

  • N S T
  • Nov 5, 2012
Great location

I had the pleasure of staying at the Chalis in 1972 for an extended stay . I can say now that after... See full review

  • Sydney2014
  • Apr 21, 2015
Hotel Challis in Potts Point, is a budget guest house close to major Sydney attractions like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour.

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Amenities

  • WiFi
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking

Nearby points of interest

  • Elizabeth Bay House: 0.2 mi
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales: 0.4 mi
  • El Alamein Fountain: 0.6 mi
  • Royal Botanic Gardens: 0.6 mi
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 0.7 mi
  • State Library of New South Wales: 0.7 mi
  • Hyde Park Barracks: 0.7 mi
  • Parliament House: 0.7 mi
  • Sydney Mint: 0.7 mi
  • Sydney Hospital: 0.7 mi
  • Australian Museum: 0.8 mi
  • Government House: 0.8 mi
  • Museum of Sydney: 0.9 mi
  • Great Synagogue: 0.9 mi
  • Sydney Tower: 0.9 mi
  • Elizabeth Bay House: 0.2 mi
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales: 0.4 mi
  • El Alamein Fountain: 0.6 mi
  • Royal Botanic Gardens: 0.6 mi
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 0.7 mi
  • State Library of New South Wales: 0.7 mi
  • Hyde Park Barracks: 0.7 mi
  • Parliament House: 0.7 mi
  • Sydney Mint: 0.7 mi
  • Sydney Hospital: 0.7 mi
  • Australian Museum: 0.8 mi
  • Government House: 0.8 mi
  • Museum of Sydney: 0.9 mi
  • Great Synagogue: 0.9 mi
  • Sydney Tower: 0.9 mi
  • ANZAC War Memorial: 0.9 mi
  • Customs House: 0.9 mi
  • Sydney Opera House: 0.9 mi
  • Pitt Street Mall: 1 mi
  • General Post Office: 1 mi
  • Wentworth Park: 1 mi
  • Sydney Wildlife World: 1 mi
  • Queen Victoria Building: 1.1 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.1 mi
  • Town Hall: 1.1 mi
  • Capitol Theatre: 1.3 mi
  • Sydney Aquarium: 1.3 mi
  • Belmore Park: 1.3 mi
  • Sydney Observatory: 1.3 mi
  • Harbour Bridge: 1.3 mi
  • IMAX Theater: 1.4 mi
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship: 1.4 mi
  • Pyrmont Bridge: 1.4 mi
  • Sydney Football Stadium: 1.4 mi
  • Sydney Entertainment Centre: 1.4 mi
  • Australian National Maritime Museum: 1.5 mi
  • Sydney Cricket Ground: 1.5 mi
  • Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre: 1.5 mi
  • Powerhouse Museum: 1.6 mi
  • Fox Studios Australia: 1.6 mi
  • Luna Park Sydney: 1.7 mi
  • Bradleys Head Fortification Complex: 1.7 mi
  • University of Technology: 1.7 mi
  • Star City Casino: 1.7 mi
  • Sydney Fish Market: 1.9 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
2:00 PM
Check-out:
10:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Challis

Overall score

2.5 / 5
5.01.0
4 out of 4
Amenities:
2.8
Cleanliness:
2.3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2.8
Location:
4.3
Value:
3
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Review of Hotel Challis

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Sydney2014
Single
Oceanside
Apr 21, 2015

Great location

I had the pleasure of staying at the Chalis in 1972 for an extended stay . I can say now that after revisiting Sydney in 2013after so many years the service was and is still the same friendly atmosphere . I felt secure at the Chalis .

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Hotel Challis

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
traveller on budget
Couples
England, UK
Apr 15, 2013

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.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Many eating outlets just 5 minutes walk away.

Review of Hotel Challis

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
william walkabout
Single
wilmigton,nc
Mar 5, 2013

Disgusting

Possibly the worst hotel i've ever stayed.Dirty,the staff acted like they hated working there and it showed in their attitudes and the condition of the place.Shared a bathroom with 40 other people.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Comfort:
1
Location:
2
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Hotel Challis

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
N S T
Business
Texas
Nov 5, 2012

Good Value to your money

This place is close to Sydney downtown and many places around. Convenient and close to many restaurants close by.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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