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Thank you very much for your reply. I don’t see a...
Thank you very much for your reply. I don’t see a mention of a lift. Do they have one?

Yes I have emailed the hotel directly to see what rate I can get. It’s now $196 per night.

I currently...
Vietnam & making purchases, Credit Card & cash
I’m on a cruise with a stop in Ho Chi Minh. What’s been making purchases? Using a CC or paying cash, US$?

Ho Chi MinhI’ve been there before on vacation before but we exchanged US $ as we needed...
Thanks to everyone for their input. The decision...
Thanks to everyone for their input. The decision is obvious as someone posted.

Thanks again.

Tom😀
I am aware of the locations & was wondering if...
I am aware of the locations & was wondering if you & others have a preference as to what area you would stay in & why? Perhaps someone has stayed in one of these hotels & can share there...
Sydney Hotel Reservations Questions
I’m traveling to Sydney in March 2019 for a cruise on the Majestic Princess.

I have reservations in 2 places as I’m deciding where I want to stay.

Devere Hotel★★★

Address:44-46 Macleay...
Voltage Converter Questions
I heard conflicting reports as to whether one traveling from the US needs a voltage converter in Australia . Is one needed? Any help appreciated.

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I’ve been looking at a lot of hotels in Sydney....
I’ve been looking at a lot of hotels in Sydney. One hotel I found, Hotel Challis in the Potts Point area, was recommended on CC. Since my dates of March was not listed yet I emailed the Hotel &...
Thanks for the responses. Do you know if...
Thanks for the responses.

Do you know if traveling from the US does one need a voltage converter? I’m aware that I need an power adapter for the plug.

Thanks again.

Tom😀
What form of payment is accepted at the airport? ...
What form of payment is accepted at the airport?

Thanks!

Tom😀
Opal Card
I’ve read about the Opal Card which is helpful for transportation. Do you need to order one in advance & how much $ would you add for a 2 day stay?

Tom😎
I’ve looked at some photo’s. Is their an elevator...
I’ve looked at some photo’s. Is their an elevator or does one have to lug there luggage to their room?

I like the idea of being close to the cruise terminal. How was Public Transportation?

I’ve...
Thank you very much!!!! Tom😀
Thank you very much!!!!

Tom😀
Here’s their reply...”We have nothing so far as...
Here’s their reply...”We have nothing so far as we only release beds about 10 months in advance so we have no beds sold. Please go to yha.com.au (http://yha.com.au/) about 10 months prior to your...
Thanks for your help. The calendar doesn’t show...
Thanks for your help. The calendar doesn’t show yet for March 2019 so I’ll contact them directly.

Thanks again.

Tom😀
I’m aware now that the hotels in Sydney are very...
I’m aware now that the hotels in Sydney are very expensive. I’ve emailed the hotel for a rate for my dates in March 2019 as most sites don’t show March 2019 yet. What kind of room did you get? Some...
Thank you very much. A lot of web sites not...
Thank you very much. A lot of web sites not accepting reservations for March, 2019.

Tom😀
What about the Potts Point area? Thanks! ...
What about the Potts Point area?

Thanks!

Tom😎
Thanks for everyone’s help. Through another post...
Thanks for everyone’s help. Through another post I found the “Hotel Challis 21-23 Challis Avenue, Potts Point, Potts Point, 2011 Sydney.” For a king size room only $136 US per night. It has...
Thanks for your reply. I’ve looked at a lot of...
Thanks for your reply. I’ve looked at a lot of places & this place seems to be just right. I’ve looked at the hotels web site which is a high. I also looked at another hotel booking site & found a...
I just looked at there web site for February next...
I just looked at there web site for February next year at $254 per night.

Tom
Here’s a hotel I found on the harbor, Ibis ...
Here’s a hotel I found on the harbor, Ibis (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g255060-d256563-Reviews-Ibis_Sydney_Darling_Harbour-Sydney_New_South_Wales.html)Sydney Darling Harbour...
Here’s a hotel I found on the harbor, Ibis ...
Here’s a hotel I found on the harbor, Ibis (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g255060-d256563-Reviews-Ibis_Sydney_Darling_Harbour-Sydney_New_South_Wales.html)Sydney Darling Harbour...
Two nights pre-cruise. Ship leaves from Circular...
Two nights pre-cruise. Ship leaves from Circular Quay.

I’ve searched & found one hotel, Mercantile Hotel, in the Sydney Central Businesy District that is reasonably priced, $160 per night. Is...
Any links for a “Serviced Apartment? What about...
Any links for a “Serviced Apartment? What about staying at the hotels in the OPT area? Is this an area with good public transportation?

Thanks?

Tom😎
Thanks for your tips. I considering up to $150...
Thanks for your tips. I considering up to $150 US$ for an hotel.

Another forum talked about the OPT area or a “Serviced Apartment “

Any thoughts about a Serviced Apartment or the OPT area & a...