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    Vibe Hotel Carlton

    441 Royal Pde | Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent22%
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    Reviewed 10 November 2015

    We have stayed here before and always find it a great place to stay. The staff are always friendly and willing to help with any request. Transport is handy and restaurants are only a ten minute walk away.More

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    Response from jturner13, Manager at Vibe Hotel Carlton

    Dear 742brendaW, Thank you for your review at Vibe Hotel Carlton. We are so delighted you have enjoyed yet another wonderful stay with us. We are in such a handy location with trams on our doorstep to take you anywhere you need to go. As...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    I always stay here as the excellent service does not vary Close to the city and the airport Royal Park is just adjacent and a gem Brunswick is fabulous for food or to just wander around for a look - the grafitti is outstandingMore

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    Response from jturner13, Manager at Vibe Hotel Carlton

    Dear Tjacks_326343, We are so pleased to hear you have enjoyed your stay once again at Vibe Hotel Carlton. There definitely is some hidden gems in the local area for foodies and creative corners to check out. You will always find somewhere new to dine,...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    I have stayed a number of times over the years but would reconsider next time after my most recent stay.Upon arrival at the check in desk I was made to feel like I was not welcome .Not even a greeting.I could see she was busy...More

    Thank Billyboygogo
    Response from jturner13, Manager at Vibe Hotel Carlton

    Dear Billyboygogo, Thank you for your recent review of Vibe Hotel Carlton. We are disappointed to hear on this occassion we have not met your service expectations. We do strive to provide great service, therefore your feedback will assist in developing our team. I am...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    Good location, if you know how to catch the trams in to town. Although taxi is a cheap trip also. Close to zoo & a short walking distance to restaraunts. Friendly staff & good value for money!!!!!!!!!More

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    Response from jturner13, Manager at Vibe Hotel Carlton

    Dear KrystalP16, Thank you for taking the time to review Vibe Hotel Carlton. We are pleased to hear that you enjoy your stay. Our location is great, only a short tram ride to the heart of the city and walking distance to the Melbourne Zoo....More

    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    Travelling with two young children, this hotel provided a clean, comfortable and quiet place to for us to stay, in close proximity to the Melbourne Zoo. The location is excellent, being directly across the road from Princes Park in a 'leafy' part of Melbourne and...More

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    Response from jturner13, Manager at Vibe Hotel Carlton

    Dear Ashb888, Thank you for taking the time to review the Vibe Hotel Carlton. We are so pleased to hear you have enjoyed your stay with us. We are in such a great location along with having Princes park so close to take that evening...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$74 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #17 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
    • #54 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
    • #64 Business Hotel in Melbourne
    • #78 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Marianne L
    Hello ! Is there on site parking and what are the charges per night ?
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from Christine C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes onsite parking $10 per night. Breakfast is $15pp
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    sophia861
    Do you have early check in?
    29 August 2016|
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    Response from KiwiGall | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I arrived at hotel around 10am and I could have had a room on the ground floor but I declined as I was out all day and only wanted to drop my bag off. I would say no harm in asking.
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    Barbara S
    Does the standard double room have a queen bed?
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from RMC47 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure if it is Queen sized bed, however we did not feel cramped.
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    "If you want a balcony and no noise from the traffic, ask for a room in the back of the hotel."
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    "Rooms overlooking pool quieter"
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    "Get a room away from Royal Parade - no privacy."
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    "Ground floor room with a view of the Pool or first floor with a view of the street."
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