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Atura Dandenong

1 Doveton Avenue | Eumemmerring, Doveton, Victoria 3177, Australia (Formerly Chifley Doveton)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good sized room very quite considering the hotel is on a main arterial road. No mini bar in my room, but that didn't concern me as the prices are outrageous anyway. We ate both breakfast and dinner at the hotel and both were reasonable. Bit annoyed by the slow check in, maybe 6pm was their peak period? Nice downstairs bar... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A real hidden surprise. Not in the most interesting of locations but very handy to reach with its position one the highway freeway intersection. Great rates for a very modern and up to date property enhanced by a great array of friendly and helpful staff. Well worth a stay if the location suits.

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear Martin R, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I appreciate your favourable comments on the room, quality of amenities and most of all our staff. I will pass on your feedback to the relevant managers. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Melbourne. Kind regards, LISA PARKER General Manager More 

Bright, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Atura is a great place to stay. The whole place has a really modern feel and is easily the cleanest place I have ever stayed at. The weekend we stayed was really quiet. Surprisingly quiet. Had a good meal at the upstairs restaurant. Free wifi was a big plus.

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear Hamilt69, Thank you for your favourable review of our property. I'm glad you enjoyed a relaxing and peaceful weekend. I will pass on your fantastic feedback to our housekeeping team as well as our restaurant staff. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in town. Kind regards, Lisa Parker, General Manager More 

Liverpool, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
77 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Standard room had reasonably firm bed with great pillows and doona. Shower is a bit small and of poor design for a renovated property - water gets onto the floor easily. TV is too small and has poor digital reception - no foxtel in rooms either. Positives are that noise is at a minimum and staff are great. Restaurant is... More 

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear Brad290, Thank you for taking the time to review Atura based on your recent stay with us. I'm pleased to see we ticked most of the boxes and you enjoyed your experience with us. You are correct in saying most of our renovations has occured in the public areas of the hotel with minor styling changes in the rooms.... More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here one night. Modern decor in the room but very comfortable. Bed was great. Work desk was adequately sized and the chair was comfortable. Hung out in the lobby area and talked to some of the workers. All were friendly and accommodating. Then went downstairs to the brew pub for a pizza and a selection of craft brews. All... More 

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear Steveinlex, Thank you for taking the time to review Atura Dandenong. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed the company of our team. The microbrewery is a great point of difference for a suburban hotel. I'm glad it added to your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, LISA... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

What a great hotel! We decided to have a family 'get out of city' weekend and found this Oasis. The hotel is like no other, industrial chic, reception area that is so welcoming we didn't want to go straight to room. Behind reception is a cafe/bar area we grabbed hot chocs, played table tennis, & they had dress up corner... More 

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear Innopropipat S, Wow, what a fantastic review of our hotel! I am pleased to see we offered a wide range of suitable facilities to accommodate your family. Thank you for the wonderful feedback on our staff. I shall pass on your feedback to them all. Judging by your photos, your two girls had fun dressing up at our Atura... More 

Mackay, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Staff were extremely friendly, I did not arrive until 1.30am and night porter was extremely obliging. Bar staff and restaurant staff very helpful and friendly. decor was good, meals were a little pricey, but well worth the money.

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear AllanT54, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I am very pleased to read our night manager and staff had a positive impact on your stay and you found them to be helpful. Great feedback on our food and beverage offering as we have just opened the restaurant upstairs. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind regards,... More 

Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A very clean and tidy property. The staff are friendly and always acknowledge you. The only downside would be the waits to be served in the restaurant. The meals were nice and good value. Handy location.

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear David B, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I'm glad you found our location to be suitable and our rooms clean. I shall pass on your fantastic feedback to our staff. They love being recognised for their friendly and helpful service. We are lucky to have such a great group of genuinely happy and caring... More 

Melbourne
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Stayed here a few dozen times. Previously Chifley, now Atura. Recent renovations haven't been too disruptive. Rooms are ok. Same old same old downstairs in the cattle class at least. The new lobby is frankly awful in my opinion but if you really want to be offended try the "restaurant" or microbrewery downstairs. The last 6 times I've eaten here... More 

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear VoodooPhoenix1, Thank you for taking the time to reveiw our hotel based on your recent stay. We value all feedback as it allows us the opportunity to assess any areas in need of improvement. It is disappointing to read we did not meet your expectations on this stay and the newly refurbished foyer and restaurant are not to your... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Good location for working in Dandenong. Near some fast food joints, good when finishing work late at night. Place is still finishing renos but the bar area looks nice when running. 24hr food service available from first week of march to.

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Lisa P, General Manager at Atura Dandenong, responded to this review

Dear David W, Thank you for your review. I'm pleased to advise our renovations are now complete! We appreciate your patience throughout our refurbishment. The restuarant and foyer are looking fantastic! I'm sure you'll enjoy the open spaces on your next visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, LISA PARKER General Manager More 

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