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Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   66 Lygon Street | corner of Lygon Street and Queensbury Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia (Carlton)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel service is ok. Location is superb.Restaurants, supermarkets and tram stations are within walking distance. I would have expected free hotel breakfast for the price we paid .Room is clean but bit dusty. Overall a good hotel.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Location- perfect for getting to main stream restaurants and downtown CBD. Rooms were of a good size, only niggle was the firmness of the bed and a very bright light outside our bathroom. I did inform reception about my partners b/day when I booked and she was greeted with a lovely box of special chocolates. All the staff in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was spotless. Very motel vibe, but in a good way. Staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Location was also handy - within walking distance of the shopping centre and restaurants. I'd suggest making the bottled water complimentary rather than $3. Would definitely consider staying here again.

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Leonard B, Thanks for your review and comment on our friendly team. Please come and stay with us again soon, and on your next visit please book with us directly as I would like to offer you a complimentary upgrade for giving us your feedback. Kind regards Kevin Birchall General manager More

Colac, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed recently with the family, room was comfortable, clean and perfect for our family. We stayed in the family adjoining room with lockable balcony, a great option, allowing both the kids and the parents some space although we were still altogether.

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear downunderdelos, I appreciate your endorsement of our family rooms, they are great way for the entire family to be together but with the space apart when needed. Please let me know when you are coming back again if you have a larger vehicle, we have some spots in the car park that are slightly larger. I would like to... More

Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only good thing...it is wonderful Carlton...with it's buzz of interesting shopping and eateries. However, this once ideal motel for years...the Downtowner, has turned into a money hungry, rude and noisy stay. The paper thin walls and ceilings..mean not only do you hear the rooms either side watching tv or moving in bed and flushing the toilets...you hear the floor... More

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Terry W, Thank you for your feedback on Tripadviser, I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay and I appreciate the time you took to let me know your concerns. I agree with your comments regarding the noise factor, and the rooms along the front of the hotel do get impacted significantly from the festivities of Lygon Street;... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though I am from Melbourne, for some business commitment, my wife and I decided to spend one night around CBD and it happened to be this place. There is no doubt that the location is perfect if you love your food and Lygon street wouldn't let you down. Rooms on the other hand is not impressive at all! very... More

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Ali E, Thank you for your review and I am sorry you felt we did not offer value for money. We are in the process of updating all our rooms inventory, and to date have completed 20% of the bedrooms. If you are willing to give us another try, please contact me directly for your next stay, as I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our short stay at this gem on Lygon Street. As we were attending a birthday celebration close by we decide not to take a fairly long drive home - good decision! The staff could not have been more polite and helpful, our room was very comfortable, the breakfast was fantastic and to cap it... More

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Maree W, I am so pleased you enjoyed our breakfast - it is was one of our hallmarks and I believe one of the best breakfast offerings around. On your next visit, please book with us directly as we would love to offer you a complimentary room upgrade for letting us know your thoughts. Kind regards Kevin Birchall General... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place to stay. Awesome location and great people. The room was clean and comfortable and breakfast was amazing. If you choose to stay here make sure you make time for a delicious breakfast, In a pretty dinning room. :)

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer B, I am really pleased you like our breakfast so much- thank you for your endorsement. Pleas be a our guest again soon. Kind regards Kevin Birchall General Manager More

Numurkah, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this motel last weekend . We have stayed here a number of times before and have always been 100% happy with everything so looking forward to a football package night we were disappointed when we where charged extra for the use of THEIR own car park which we have never been charged for when... More

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Bernadette G, Thank you for your review and feedback on our carpark. I am pleased that as a repeat guest you have always been happy with our hotel, and am sorry that you did not agree with the parking charges on this stay. As I am sure you are aware the cost of parking in Melbourne hotels can be... More

Burleigh Heads, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I spent 3 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment with kitchenette it was very good value the location was so good staff were very obliging overall a good experience would not hesitate in booking same again when next in Melbourne

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Kevin B, General Manager at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon, responded to this review

Dear Val S, I was happy to read that you enjoyed your stay, and that our apartments were good value for money. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Kevin Birchall General Manager More

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Address: 66 Lygon Street | corner of Lygon Street and Queensbury Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Carlton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon 4*
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Also Known As:
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Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway, business trip or corporate event, your family, friends, guests and colleagues will be impressed with your choice of Downtowner on Lygon – Melbourne's reputable, premier 4* hotel, brilliantly located bordering cosmopolitan Carlton and the buzzing CBD.With five room sizes, exclusive packages, restaurant and cocktail bar and a choice of on-site function facilities, The Downtowner on Lygon helps you tailor your perfect stay in Melbourne. Just read what our guests have to say. ... more   less 
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