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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a charming hotel in a great location in North Sydney; easy walking distance to the harbour, restaurants and shops. It’s refreshing to stay in a small hotel within a large city; the service and breakfast provided ensure that you are well-catered for. The...More

Thank cab-80
Response from mclarenhotel, Front Office Manager at McLaren HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for tour positive review. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future Regards McLaren Hotel Reception

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Hello. I love your hotel. So well priced and great location and free parking is fantastic. I’ve stayed here many times. This time I was disappointed. The room was incredibly basic. The door was damaged on the inside that looked terrible. The power point in...More

Thank Toffee349
Response from mclarenhotel, Owner at McLaren HotelResponded 4 May 2018

Hi from the McLaren, Thanks for your review. Hotels consistently get it wrong and it is a great help for us to get reviews that point us in the right direction. Unfortunately it appears that you did not contact the front office over a number...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

After travelling for nearly 24 hours, we were delighted that we were let into our room before the stated check-in time. The room was spacious and very clean. Good wi-fi reception. We didn't make use of the dining room, so can't comment on that. Nice...More

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Response from mclarenhotel, General Manager at McLaren HotelResponded 20 April 2018

Many thanks for your positive comments concerning the McLaren Hotel. You are absolutely right about the limits of eateries in downtown North Sydney itself. About the best we have is Tree House, Rengaya,The chinese at Greenwood Plaza, and Greens in St Leonards Park. However, when...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We spent 5 nights here. The room we had was right next door to the reception and kitchen. This unfortunately meant we heard a lot of noise. This is our only gripe about this place. The staff were great. We had a good breakfast at...More

Thank cam405
Response from mclarenhotel, Owner at McLaren HotelResponded 27 March 2018

Many thanks for your review. Our apologies for the noise that you put up with. You are correct in that with reception on one side and the kitchen on the other, some noise is inevitable. Fortunately, the kitchen is not in operation other than for...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We found this hotel to be great value considering it is only a short train ride away from the CBD. Although the room was smaller than the one that was pictured we were still pleased as it was well appointed and had everything we needed.

Thank Tony R
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#4 Romantic Hotel in North Sydney
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amandaharman9
14 January 2018|
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Response from SuziF22 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no.. would need to look at accommodation around Mosman or a suburb you can catch the ferry to the zoo.
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Krismac2014
6 April 2017|
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The McLaren Hotel is about 800 metres from the Mater hospital. If you lookout a map you will see the hotel on McLaren Street about 150 metres from Pacific Highway and the Mater Hospital is on Rocklands Road which is about... More
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Hi Tracey, Apologies for the confusion, we offer wi-fi at a cost of $5 per day or a flat $10 for the duration of your stay. We have attempted to amend out listing on Trip Advisor to reflect this however we cannot seem to... More
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"No elevator so choose lower floor if mobility a problem."
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