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Cambridge Suites - Sydney

Cambridge Suites - Sydney is a 3 star hotel in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada 380 Esplanade, Sydney, NS, Canada
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Helpful staff, a well-liked restaurant, and rooftop leisure facilities

Pros
  • Free breakfast and free Internet
  • Many guests said that the staff were either "friendly" or "helpful"
  • Many guests liked the hotel's facilities (ie. the restaurant, the rooftop patio, or the fitness centre)
  • Several guests felt as though the rooms were clean
  • Check out time is 1pm
Cons
  • Some guests felt that the property was noisy
  • There were some complaints about the sofa beds, which were often called uncomfortable
  • Occasionally, guests complained about the parking fee

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Editor's Analysis
Updated on Jul 29, 2013
Overview
The Cambridge Suites Sydney Hotel is located on the west side of Esplanade Road between Prince Street and Townsend Street in Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Built in 1989, facilities at the pet-friendly hotel include a rooftop patio, coin operated laundry, a business centre, and a restaurant that is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel also has a rooftop fitness centre that is open from 6am to 10pm. Outdoor parking is available at the hotel at a cost of $8.05 per night, which includes HST.

There are 145 guest rooms at the eight-story hotel and they include studios, one bedroom suites, harbourview suites, and premium suites. All rooms include free continental buffet breakfast, free high speed Internet, work desks, ironing equipment, bar fridges, microwaves, and flat screen televisions.

The city centre hotel is situated near the boardwalk in Sydney and Casino Nova Scotia is about 450m away (Google Maps).

Check in time at the hotel is at 3pm while check out time is at 1pm.

Verified with a Front Desk Agent: parking fee of $5, 145 guest rooms, and all rooms have microwaves/fridges.


Verified with a Front Desk Agent, July 2013: Parking is now $8.05, including HST.
The Good
Guests that stayed at the Cambridge Suites Hotel were typically very satisfied with the property. The staff received a great deal of praise as did both the guest rooms and the hotel's facilities.

Guests that spoke highly of the staff commonly said that they were “friendly” and/or “helpful.” Multiple guests also said that the employees were accommodating and dedicated to service.

Several guests approved of their guest rooms. They were commonly called “clean” or “comfortable” and many guests said that the suites were spacious. Several guests also said that their rooms were well appointed and multiple guests seemed impressed with the fact that the rooms had fridges and microwaves.

Numerous patrons were very positive about the hotel’s facilities. Several guests were happy with the restaurant’s food and many guests also liked that the property had a rooftop patio and a fitness centre.

Some guests indicated that they liked the location of the hotel, mainly for being central and for being close to the harbour.


The Bad
Some guests who stayed at the hotel were not entirely satisfied.

Occasionally a guest thought that the hotel was noisy and either other guests or “hallway noise” was commonly blamed.

Many guests who had a sofa bed in their rooms claimed that they were quite uncomfortable. One guest, for example, recommended that they “be replaced” while another guest who was critical of the sofa bed's comfort indicated that he chose to sleep on his as a couch rather than as a pull-out.

Occasionally guests at the hotel complained about the parking situation at the property. These complaints were mainly because parking was not free. Lastly, some guests were not satisfied with the breakfast at the hotel calling it “a little sparse” or “below par.”

Expedia.ca guest ratings averaged to 4.4 points out of 5 and 84% of guests recommended the property.

Priceline.com guest ratings averaged to 9.0 points out of 10 and the hotel ranked 6th of 26 Halifax properties.

Booking.com guest ratings averaged to 9.2 points out of 10 and the site had 16 reviews.

Front Desk Agent: parking fee of $5, 145 guest rooms, and all rooms have fridges and microwaves.

Front Desk Agent, July 2013: Parking is now $8.05, including HST.
Editor's Analysis by Shane L.
Analyzed by Shane L.
With ample personal travel experience and years of professional hotel work experience, Shane is prepared and determined to help travelers find what they want when booking Canadian hotels.


Guest Reviews
8.6
Very Good
Guest Rating Explained
Rating: 8.6 / 10 Details

No. of guest reviews: 229
Guest Recommended: Yes
Guest Ranking Explained

Cambridge Suites - Sydney is #2 out of 6 hotels in Sydney ranked by the ratings provided by guests.
Guest Recommendations and Comments
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Victor from Houston, TX US rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 8 out of 10 on March 25, 2011 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Verified Guest from Kitchener, ON CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 8 out of 10 on July 12, 2010 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"Complimentary breakfast ends at 9am."
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Hotel review by guest is Positive
Jim rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on August 13, 2006 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"Sidney has the best shoe store, also very good ladies dress shops. Shoes are just more important. We loved the promenade, the Fiddle and it's Complex."
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Verified Guest from Reston, VA US rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on August 13, 2006 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Verified Guest from Bedford, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 8 out of 10 on September 20, 2005 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Don from Toronto, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on August 19, 2005 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"Great Location on the Sydney Harbour. We enjoyed the boardwalk and the local entertainment during our warm summer evening walks. The view of the harbour was great."
Hotel review by guest is Negative
Leone from Windsor, QC CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 4 out of 10 on August 19, 2005 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"Too far from the ferry. Arrived at 3:00 AM because of late ferry. Because of this we were too late for the included continental breakfast... no exceptions... they did offer me a cup of coffee..."
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Don from Chester, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 10 out of 10 on May 29, 2005 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Nizar from Lisbon, PT rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on May 25, 2005 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"You have a very kind staff and the location is wonderful, for sure any time will visit Sydney will have the honor to book at your hotel."
Hotel review by guest is Positive
James from Mount Uniacke, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 7 out of 10 on November 24, 2004 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Linda from St Albert, AB CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 10 out of 10 on August 14, 2004 Verified Guest Hotel Review

"One of the best places I have ever stayed!"
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Donald from West Lafayette, IN US rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on June 21, 2004 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Allan from Bedford, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 9 out of 10 on April 10, 2004 Verified Guest Hotel Review
Hotel review by guest is Positive
Rod from Halifax, NS CA rated Cambridge Suites - Sydney 8 out of 10 on February 06, 2004 Verified Guest Hotel Review


Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Refrigerator
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Microwave
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Casino
  • Shops
  • Photocopier
  • Custom event planning available
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa & Wellness Centre
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Cots
  • Picnic Area/Tables
  • Luggage Storage
  • Souvenirs/Gift Shop
  • Vending Machines
  • Family Room
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine
  • Self Laundry
  • Free Parking

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8.6
Very Good

#2 out of 6 hotels in Sydney city based on 229 guest reviews

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