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Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels

3.5 of 5 16 Spencer St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Te Aroha
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 5 nights while attending a conference at Collins street. At first I did not think we will be comfortable in such a small space but during our stay discovered the many spaces for storage and well placed shelving to make it incredibly practical. We had the $ 10 breaky on our first morning, this was extremely good... More 

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Perth
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friends and I recently stayed for 3 nights in February 2015 in a Pensione Trio room. It is a short walk from the Southern Cross station (we got off the SkyBus from the airport here). The room itself was very clean and roomy (especially with 3 females staying in it). The bathroom is extremely small but there was a... More 

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TORQUAY VIC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I recently stayed over night at the spencer street Pensione hoel ,so close to the railway station, we had a courtyard room ,and it was delightful ,staff good, and breakfast enjoyable . would stay again, a cheaper simple, no fuss option .

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear TRAVELLER481948, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay in one of our newly refurbished courtyard rooms and you enjoyed your breakfast at Olivier’s! Here at the Pensione we love to look after our regulars – should you ever be travelling to Melbourne or indeed any of our 8Hotels... More 

Auckland Central, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have given a Five-star rating if the House keeping was a bit more customer focused. It is a nice property to stay at the heart of the city. Everything is nearby. Only issue is you can't even stop a car in front of the property due to traffic restrictions.

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear beeaam, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay however I was disappointed to read of your troubles with our housekeeping teams. As we take all feedback at the Pensione very seriously please feel free to contact me directly about your experience and I will certainly follow... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and paid total of AUD 270. Located near Southern Cross Station, it is very convenient to catch train to other parts of Melbourne or Skybus to airport. There are a few tram stops around the hotel, so easy access to restaurants, cafes and shops. We stayed in a standard double room. The room is small,... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Azmnu, Thank you for your recent review. We were so pleased to read how much you enjoyed your stay and were delighted to hear you made such great use of our location! We would love to accommodate you again for your next Melbourne venture, please feel free to contact us directly for your next stay and the team and... More 

Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to Melbourne for a show and stayed at this hotel. It was very conveniently located, the staff was friendly and helpful and for the price, it was really really nice. I didn't get a chance to have breakfast there or anything because we partied a bit too much to wake up early but I really... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear MaurizioJVNTS, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I was so pleased to hear of your experience with us and thank you for your kind words in relation to our facilities and friendly team! Here at 8Hotels we love to look after our regular guests. Should you ever be travelling to Melbourne or indeed any of... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent choice in the heart of Melbourne city, a short walk from the Southern Cross station and with great access to tram lines and public transport. Our room was compact but space has been cleverly utilized so was very comfortable. Great bed, clean room, hair dryer and iron provided. Good shower. Staff were friendly and very effective.... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Sussie100, Thank you for your recent review. We were thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much and made such great use of our location! Thank you also for the lovely feedback in regards to our team – I will certainly let them all know they are doing a fantastic job. My apologies however for any troubles... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here 2 nights Feb 15. Good location, rooms clean bedroom good size with tv fridge iron aircon. Bathroom and shower very small, anyone of average height has to be a bit of a contortionist to move around in shower. Anymore than a couple on nights might find size od room an issue. Location good. Cafe underneath ok, $15 for... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear jjw81, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed our location however please accept our apologies for any discomfort in regards to your bathroom. Whilst they are compact we can certainly appreciate they may not be ideal for everyone, however we do have several other room styles... More 

Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really convenient location with an easy walk to trains, free city tram, airport bus, supermarket at Southern Cross train station, bottle shop and Southbank. Walk to the city for shopping, alleyway art, old Melbourne gaol and of course great food. Catch the free tram close to the market, tram gives information about when to get off for various activities.Room small,... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear dykewithin, Thank you for your recent review. We were delighted to read of your Melbourne adventure – it certainly sounds like you made great use of our location! I was sorry to hear however that you had found our continental buffet to be a little tired. Here at the Pensione we are always looking at new ways to improve... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is immaculate in its presentation and decor, impeccably clean and the beds were very comfortable - but the room had a very narrow corridor that we had to turn sideways to go into the bathroom which was so small too and it had an unexpected drop step when you came out of the bathroom to bed so you... More 

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Calisha_Allsworth_HM, General Manager at Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels, responded to this review

Dear 53sassa, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. Firstly please allow us to apologize for any discomfort you may have experienced in regards to your room and bathroom sizing. Whilst are rooms are quite compact we can certainly appreciate that they may not be for everyone. The Pensione Hotel does have several larger room styles available,... More 

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Address: 16 Spencer St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pensione Hotel Melbourne - by 8Hotels 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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