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Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   311 Vulture Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Ranked #88 of 161 hotels in Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014
Altaca16 Brisbane, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Very convenient location, very close to South Bank therefore close to restaurants and coffee shops. Stadium at a walking distance. Rooms are modern and clean. Parking is very easy and plentiful. Didn't have the chance to try the pool or sauna.

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Altaca16, Wow, thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay at Central Hillcrest Apartment Hotel. We are in such a prime position – with awesome views – and very close to some of Brissy’s best restaurants! You’ll have to test out the pool and sauna next time! Again, many thanks for your review. Kind regards Joseph Bowie More

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed with a large group of people who all booked separately so we were able to check out a couple of the different rooms. I was very happy with our room # 501. Although we didn't get the river view we got to see the hospital helicopter land 3 times! (some may not find that as exciting as we... More

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Wendy S, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Central Hillcrest Apartments. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to experience one of our refurbished rooms – don’t they look great!? I will also pass on your comments to the team here, they’ll be very pleased to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I was not aware of the great booking I had made until we arrived. I'm not familiar with Brisbane and was so pleased when the hotel was right next to the Mater Hospital. The surgeon made last minute changes and there was no problem for the hotel to accomodate our needs. Nicole was so helpful online booking. When we got... More

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Nikki T, Wow! We really appreciate hearing such kind words! Thank you for letting us know that you enjoyed your stay and the hotel accommodated all of your needs. I’ll be sure to pass on your comments, in particular to the staff mentioned. Wishing you a speedy recovery. Until next time, Joseph Bowie Property Manager More

australia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
48 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Stayed New Years Eve as l got stuck in Brisbane for work. Best place to be stuck, well fitted large apartment with everything l needed except lack of shops close ,not able to utilise kitchen fully. The sites from the large balcony were great ,especially the fire works display.

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi ted58, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay here at Hillcrest. Yes – what a place to be stuck! We’re glad you enjoyed the awesome views we have to offer and we look forward to welcoming you back next time. Kind regards Joseph Bowie Property Manager More

Noosa Heads
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Booked the one bedroom apartment with river view. Landed the 8th floor with fab views up the Brisbane River to city. 5 minute walk to restaurants in Southbank, ferry to city, and free ferry to Eagle St Pier. Spacious well appointed lounge, big DTV. Sound system, great bedroom, fully appointed kitchen. Well worth the $$

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for such a lovely review, penren08. I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards Joseph Bowie Property Manager More

Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We booked a hotel room here rather than an apartment, which suited us for a one night stay. The room was clean and although the bathroom was dated - it was clean. We had a fairly pleasant swim in the pool. It was a huge surprise when I looked at the dinner menu. The restaurant is very dated & on... More

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Wendy D, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I appreciate your honest feedback – this is what helps us to remedy any situations. You’ll be pleased to know that our menu is, in fact, in the process of changing. Prices will be very reasonable, and the food will be great! I do... More

Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel room on 8th floor. Has been redecorated tastefully. We took deal with breakfast and was good value. Shower could of been cleaned a bit better, found lots of hairs. Reception staff could of been a bit more talkative and forthcoming with information.

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there Nettielane, Thank you for your insightful review on your recent stay with us at Central Hillcrest Apartments. I’m glad you enjoyed the view and the refurbished room. I will take on board your comments regarding the shower cleanliness and also the reception staff. Please note this is not a true reflection of our customer service standards here at... More

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I'm not sure where to start, we booked a double room which was not what we paid for on the booking site the main light did not wrk was sure had booked room with a kitchen as stated in the ad and 1 bedside table light did not wrk, when told Ian about not happy didn't seem to care. Had... More

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Traceeeeee, I appreciate your time in writing a review on Central Hillcrest. I will write an email to you directly, but I would also like to publicly apologise for the service you experienced during your stay here. I can assure you, this service isn’t typical of what we normally offer. I do hope we can rectify this situation. Kind... More

Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Had 5 adults stay in a 2 bedroom apartment and we were lucky to have one with a view over the river. Apartment was quite good especially for the price we paid. The servicing was more than expected for a 3 night stay and we were pleasantly surprised to find our dishes washed on one of the days. Staff were... More

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CentralApts, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, thanks for the lovely review SoloTraveller0! I’m so glad to see you had a great time here at Central Hillcrest. I will most certainly pass on your comments regarding the housekeeper. We look forward to welcoming you back really soon. Kind regards Joseph Bowie Property Manager More

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Booked and paid for a deluxe double room apartment and it turned out to be nothing like what's was shown on the web site, the verandah measured 90cm wide you could not sit out there comfortably, the bathroom is very dated, house keeping came at 4pm and all they did was refresh the towels and empty the bin, they did... More

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Joseph B, Manager at Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Sorro63, Thank you for taking the time to review Central Hillcrest Apartments. I’m terribly sorry to read our Hotel was not up to your expectations. Would you mind emailing me directly on admin@centralgroup.com.au to discuss this in further detail? Just to clarify however, the daily service during stays includes a towel change, bin empty, a bed make (although there... More

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Additional Information about Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel

Address: 311 Vulture Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hillcrest Central Apartment Hotel 4*
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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#57 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
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