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RACV City Club

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Racv Club Members Only | 501 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
RACV City Club
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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93 reviews 93 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the RACV in Melbourne recently as a guest of a member. I found the room to be very roomy and comfortable, the large kingsize bed was actually very good. typically Australian hotels seem to believe that hard beds are preferred which is not the case . Fortunately this hotel knows better. The style of the room and the... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we've stayed and couldn't be more impressed. Staff are excellent and very flexible and the place is spotless. Buffet breakfast is a highlight and great gym/pool facilities. Right near tram stop, within the free travel zone, so easy to get around. Not far from a stack of melbourne's hidden bars and cafes. Relaxed atmosphere.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would have been great, but... $275 a night included the overbearing, unbreathable paint fumes circulating through the establishment due to refurbishment. Myself and other guests suffered headaches and nausea. Although the staff are aware, money always trumps people's health.

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Bittern Victoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to stay at the City Club and stay in the Retreat on the 8th floor, we were so glad we did it was lovely, from the wonderful rooms, the lovely view of Bourke Street, the nibbles and pre dinner drinks and the butlers service and the pantry (and nice strong coffee) We had dinner downstairs each night and... More 

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London, England
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45 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for five nights as the club has a reciprocal arrangement with the RAC Club in London. We were really pleasantly surprised by the high standard. The building is only 10 years old and is relatively informal apart from the Member's Dining room where jacket is preferred. Bedrooms are large and very well appointed with large, comfortable beds and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed here for a quick business trip and was pleasantly surprised. On arrival I was informed that I would be on the eighth floor executive level, very spacious room, seriously soft bed and enormous pillows just what the doctor ordered. From 5.30 to 7 Canapés and drinks was just the tonic required after a day travelling. Very well located... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Absolutely sensational room, spacious, clean, quiet and very comfortable. The room we stayed in contained a superb king bed with ideal pillows. The staff are very attentive to all needs while the Hotel is centrally located in the CBD and has a fantastic indoor pool and associated gym. Even though we were guests in the Hotel, we were not given... More 

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Perth, Australia
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I was booked here for work and had no idea what to expect, I was amazed to find massive, luxurious rooms only 2 blocks from Bourke Street mall. The rooms have high ceilings, huge bathrooms and a walk-in robe. There are plenty of restaurants within walking distance. It is also very quiet considering its central location. You don't need to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Work brings me down to Melbourne occasionally and I always aim to stay at the RACV. It really is a classic property with fantastic service - it won't break the bank either. The beds are comfortable, pillows absolutely amazing, room service breakfast costs only $5.80 and don't get me started on the house wine in the bar that sets you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This place is devine staff are so pleasant and professional they go above and beyond to give you great service.we stayed on the retreat level which was an amazing set up beds we're superb in comfort and everything was well thought of and choosen well..can't wait to stay here again it was that good :) 10/10 is an understatement for... More 

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