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BreakFree Director's Studios

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   259 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Ranked #28 of 54 hotels in Adelaide
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Newcastle, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
47 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

We stayed 3 nights prior to Xmas - no car - so was a little disappointed it was a bit of a walk - maybe 100 meters too far for comfort. However with a trendy pub next door with a good Thai cuisine and all that Gouger Street has to offer we soon become accustomed to the walk. We ate... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear Granny-Mae, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your stay with us at Breakfree Directors Studios. Your feedback is valuable for us to maintain and improve our services, and we are looking to refurbish the Studio Rooms in the near future. We look forward to welcoming you back to Breakfree Directors Studios next time you are... More

Liverpool, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
77 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Studio Room ($144) was on the smaller side in this older building. However, its great value with a kitchenette, mini bar and comfortable QB. Continental b/fast pack $10 in room too (just bring fresh milk for cereal unless you like long life stuff). Work desk is small too and internet costs $$. Room had 2 single seaters to watch TV.... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear Brad290, Thank you for taking the time to write a response regarding your stay at Breakfee Directors Studios. Your feedback is important to us to maintain and improve our services, I will certainly pass on your comments to the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to Breakfree Directors Studios should your travel plans see you return to... More

Alice Springs, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

I got a good deal for this when they offer free night for a minimum of 2 nights. It has good location being close to lots of restaurants and of course the Market. I requested for a quiet room as my hubby is recovering from illness and this was duly noted. I am amazed at the little things they provide... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear lily0526, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay. We are glad you enjoyed your overall stay with us and hope your husband continues with a speedy recovery. I regret the shortcomings in service you have reported from housekeeping and our Executive Housekeeper will certainly address this with her staff. We look forward to... More

Alexandra, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Reception staff friendly and helpful. Our room was located in the main building on the 3rd floor away from the road and was very quiet with a nice outlook. Studio unit spacious and clean but furnishings a bit tired. Very small bench area but adequate for preparation of snacks and light meals. Access to the laundry was a bit of... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear monag8, Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay with us at Breakfree Directors Studios. Your feedback is valuable to us in order to maintain and also improve our standards, you will be pleased to know that we are in the process of refurbishing our rooms in the near future. I will certainly... More

Nambour, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

Managed to book a hotel room for 3 nights here. Room was comfortable and nice size. We got the bed configuration we had asked for. Room had tv/tea and coffee making facilities/iron/bar fridge. Room was serviced everyday which we didn't expect. Great location to transport around Adelaide and local restaurants etc. Staff were friendly and the hotel was quick even... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear paz86, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at Breakfree Directors Studios and the team will be delighted to hear your comments. As you have mentioned we are in a great location for transport, restaraunts etc, and there are some fabulous restaraunts just down... More

Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012 via mobile

I normally don't like to leave negative feedback but there were many reasons why this stay was bad. Firstly we were poorly greeted when we arrived Friday night by front desk not helpful very rude we were made to feel like we were an inconvenience. The room was great for what you pay for but the bath and toilet were... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear mj194, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay. I regret the shortcomings in service you have reported from Housekeeping and Front Desk. I will certainly raise these issues with our Front Office Team Leader and Executive Housekeeper to be addressed with the team. This is not up to our usual standard and I... More

Tusket, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

I stayed four nights in a studio room at this hotel. The room was very convenient with a fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, dishes and cutlery. They provided tea, coffee and milk. I was able to prepare many of my own meals which was a money saver and stress releaver as I am gluten intolerant. The location was great: close to... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear MemereLynn, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Breakfree Directors Studios and I will certainly pass on your comments to the team. Adelaide is such a fabulous place, in particular the restaraunts you mention in Gouger St and all within easy walking distance. We look... More

Perth, Australia
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168 reviews 168 reviews
20 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I booked a studio room with a couple of friends for the Womad weekend and it was great. The 'hotel' is in a great location for both the CBD by bus and the festival by taxi. There are plenty of restaurants on Gouger St too. The amazing Central Markets are a quick stroll up the street and sell an incredible... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear Finlay122, Thank you for your review of Breakfree Directors Studios, your feedback allows us to monitor our standards of service. As you mentioned we are in a great location for the Adelaide Central Markets and with so many restaraunts to chose from too. We look forward to welcoming you back to Breakfree Directors Studios nex time you travel to... More

Launceston, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I was booked in this hotel by my company for a 1 night stay while in Adelaide for work. The room appeared to have been updated with soft furnishings, new prints etc but other things like the air conditioner, bathroom fittings still seemed a bit dated, although still in good condition. The room was very clean, the bed very comfortable... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear Marky34, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, you feedback is appreciated and helps us monitor our standards of service. I will certainly pass on your comments to the Team and we look forward to welcoming you back to Breakfree Directors Studios should your travel plans see you return to Adelaide. Kind regards Cheryl Tavasci More

Hobart, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Booked on line for the hotel room. Greeted by very friendly staff on arrival and offered an upgrade to a studio. I accepted and was pleased that I did having read some of the other comments about the hotel section. Room was clean, furniture was recently updated TV and bedside radio were quite modern including an IPod dock for the... More

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BFDIR, General Manager at BreakFree Director's Studios, responded to this review

Dear Luckywanderer, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Breakfree Directors Studios and I will certainly pass on your comments to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Breakfree Directors Studios on your next visit to Adelaide. Kind regards Cheryl Tavasci More

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Address: 259 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BreakFree Director's Studios 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Breakfree Director`s Studios Hotel Adelaide
Directors Studios Adelaide
Directors Studios Hotel Adelaide

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Located within close proximity to the thriving central business district and major Adelaide city attractions, BreakFree Directors Studios is suited to both business and leisure travellers.Offering guests a choice of studio and hotel style rooms comfortably furnished with modern amenities, Studio rooms feature kitchenette facilities, individually controlled air-conditioning, ISD/STD direct dial telephone, hairdryer and toiletries, mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities.BreakFree Directors Studios offers a host of facilities to meet the needs of business and leisure travellers. We offer guests 24-hour reception, room service (specified hours only) same day laundry service (fee), babysitting service (fee), guest laundry with washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board. There is also limited car parking available at a cost of $10 per day, payable direct to the hotel. Directors Studios offers free luggage storage for guests that require their bags to be left for the day or overnight.Entertainment and shopping are all within walking distance and include Chinatown, the Central Markets, Rundle Mall, Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide Festival Theatre and cosmopolitan restaurants. Only a two minute walk to Adelaide's famous Gouger Street, the main restaurant precinct of the city, BreakFree Directors Studios is located close to the Art Gallery of South Australia, South Australian Museum and State Library.BreakFree Directors Studios is a boutique hotel situated in the heart of Adelaide City, offering comfortable accommodation at an affordable price. ... more   less 
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