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Arden Motel

15 Arden St | North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
Arden Motel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Wangaratta
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had to stay close to Royal Melbourne Hospital and I presently surprised when I stayed at the Arden. Although the decor could only be described as 70's, everything was neat and well presented. It was so nice to see a large bath in the room. The other pleasant surprise was the complementary breakfast provided in each room. Great... More 

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Perth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are excellent, very friendly. Continental breakfast provided in room, small kitchen and well set out room overlooking street with breakfast nook. The rooms are a little dated however clean and tidy, location is excellent. Parking free and off street, I would return again after my two night stay. I'd like to mention that I left early before I... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We arrived to find that only one room had been reserved instead of the 2 we requested when we rang to book. The staff were helpful, except for the man, who pointed his finger at me and said it was my fault. After half hour or so they found us the other room. The rooms were upstairs so we had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The good: location, free wifi, breakfast supplies, kitchenette, good mattress, free parking The bad: rickety bunk beds, scratchy blankets, threadbare sheets The ugly: the decor! Very dated/faded/worn and repairs needed (but everything was clean) Overall: I can't believe I'm saying this but I would actually stay here again - to get breakfast (minimalist admittedly), parking, a spacious self-contained family room,... More 

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Brisbane
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Situated Nth Melb near Queen Victoria Markets! Good value and service once again! Rooms clean and comfortable, some with atriums! Everything provided, tea, coffee, continental breakfast incl fruit toast! Shampoos and washing powder also provided. Yes, a good one!

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Wollongong, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Just reached here in Melbourne. Shocked beyond believe, everything is so old and dirty. I stayed in the corner room, no window and air circulation. Very stuffy. We booked for 5 nights, so we request to change the room. Sadly, it's Australian Open, everywhere is booked out. We have to wait another 2 nights to swap the room. We won't... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A cheap and welcoming motel. Very handy to the Royal Melbourne Hospital which is why we stayed there. The office staff were very friendly and accommodating. Will definitely stay there again. Complimentary continental breakfast was excellent and much appreciated.

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Adelaide, Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My travelling mate and I had a great time in Melbourne for the three days and 2 nights we stayed. It all started when we arrive at the Arden. Facilities were excellent and the tarriff excellent. Car parking a major concern in Mlb motels was abundant.Staff were efficient and polite. Very quiet and relaxed.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

What a fantastic location for a motel, 5 minutes to trams and close to the city, but that's where the pleasantries end. Our bed had blankets covered in cigarette burn holes and my brother and his fiancée were welcomed with dirty sheets on their bed. We spoke to management and they were quick to replace the sheets. Our blankets remained... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

My partner and I stayed here on our first interstate trip together. He had previously stayed here with his family and recommended it due to it's fantastic value for money! He wasn't wrong. I was impressed by the fact that our mini-bar always had bread, spreads and drinks for a great continental breakfast included in our price. We had a... More 

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