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Yarra Valley, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This seems to be an old building that has been thoroughly renovated. My room was very compact and functional..I liked that it had windows out onto a small (shabby) courtyard: no claustrophobia! Bathroom very modern, clean; bed comfortable. I also liked that there was no tacky art on bedroom walls. Such a convenient location: a stone's throw from Southern Cross...

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We found front desk staff polite smartly dressed and very helpful. Room was clean roomy and functional. Bathroom was spacious with only down side the shower was over the bath. Disappointed at this time in life you have to pay for wifi. Even in third world hotels there is free wifi. Overall it was good value for money and clean

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Alexandria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for two nights in March, very impressed with the hotel for only about 100AUD a night, Spacious room, well furnished, bathroom adequate. Location is handy for Southern Cross and Flinders Street stations, just a short walk to the casino and to the river. Our room was to the side of the hotel, but there was a lot of...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic location just across Southern cross station and ten minute walk from the city centre . Room was nice and clean with everything that you might need. The cons were that wifi was not for free,had to three dollars per day and also the pipes in the bathroom were very noisy at night. Another handicap was that it was not...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stay here Easter weekend with wife gave two single beds not a double showers were freezing said that there was maintenance being done on the hot water why over Easter weekend what a load of crap so don't stay here not very good value and front desk attendant was rude when complained about shower

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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“My room was very quiet, back from Spencer Street.”
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“Ask for a room with windows to avoid the prison feeling”
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“If you are a smoker get a balcony room as they have ashtrays right outside each room on every floor.”
TheNurse00, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Very small, but comfy bed”
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“Go for a Spencer Room”
236dannyg, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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