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    The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

    Cnr Kent and Argyle Sts. | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    • Excellent55%
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    • Average8%
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    “historic pub” (14 reviews)
    “meat pie” (14 reviews)
    “oldest hotel” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This beautiful historic building is filled with history, but also beautiful modern accommodations. The rooms were warm and welcoming and very clean. They were quiet and private as well. Downstairs the beer and food were top quality and the atmosphere was fun and friendly. Great...More

    Thank L C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Not to be missed if you are at the iconic Sydney's Rocks area!! Lovely buzzy venue with incredible pub food n local international ales!! We have the traditional bed lie mushy pease Yuuummm n Good ole fish n chips!!! Cooked perfectly !! Service fast n...More

    Thank rathisripathy
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The moment you see this iconic building from the street you will fall in love. Just amazing the history of this place. Did I mention they also make some amazing beer and serve some great food! A must visit place when visiting the The Rocks!

    Thank Damien S
    Response from Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review! We certainly appreciate your kind words and are so glad you enjoyed your visit here at the Lord.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stopped in at a Visitor Center asking the location of the oldest pub in the city. I was told there are 2 that claim that title. One is "Lord Nelson Brewery" and the other is "Fortune of War". I decided to go to both. At...More

    Thank ssparlin
    Response from Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Hi there - thanks for you lovely review! We're certainly proud to be a part of the history of the Rocks and hope you get the opportunity to come and visit us again soon!

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Great beer!! The Old Admiral is my favorite dark beer. It’s 6.2 but tastes much lighter. Lots of flavor and none of the bite. We also enjoyed the Quayle Ale. The fish and chips were very good, not too greasy. And the vegetation nachos tasted...More

    Thank kpburgo
    Response from Ciaran G, Marketing Coordinator at The Lord Nelson Brewery HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for your very kind review! We're so glad you enjoyed the beer and food offerings and we'll be sure to pass your feedback on to both the kitchen and brewery teams!

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    7 September 2016|
    Response from Ciaran G |
    Hi there - we do have accommodation available at this point and are happy to offer you the following: Standard Queen Ensuite at a rate of $200/night If you would like to book the aforementioned room please contact us via... More
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