We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 171 Melbourne hotels

Mantra On Russell

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   222 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Mantra On Russell to your Saves list
Mantra On Russell
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
85%
Ranked #39 of 171 hotels in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Paul M Melbourne, Australia
  • Overview
  • Reviews (576)
  • Photos (180)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (141)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

576 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    197
    282
    64
    26
    7
See reviews for
128
172
35
110
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (141)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful night in this great hotel. Our apartment was very comfortable with everything one could ask for. The theatres are just around the corner and just a short walk gets you to the centre of the city. There are many restaurants to choose from very close by. The buffet breakfast was very nice and the staff were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lilydale, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We requested a non-smoking floor away from the lifts. They gave us a room on level 18 overlooking Melbourne city skyline. Firstly, it has to be the quietest stay we have ever had in a hotel. The room was spacious, clean and had a kitchenette. The bathroom was bigger than we normally get and it had a shower/bath. A great... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at this hotel 3 times now and have found it to be comfortable and clean. Walking distance to mall, markets, China Town and trams. Only issue I've ever had was when we got a double instead of a twin room. But it was sorted out quickly for us. Room service was good and we had everything we needed.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ballarat, Australia
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice large rooms, with kitchen , laundry and lounge room and with balconys. Hotel was lovely and quiet, but there was a lot of outside noise that could be heard, even though we were on the 9th floor. Buffet breakfast was very nice, being so close to Chinetown you have a great choice of resturants for your evening meal. Car... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bruny Island, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I had a one bedroom apartment for three days, apartment sleeps 3. (Third person has sofa bed in lounge room). The apartment was very spacious and well equipped. Pool and gym area also has outside sun deck situated on the 6th floor. Hotel is in Chinatown we felt very safe in this location. Will stay here again

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic large suites. Had everything including washing machine & dryer. The manager was great and arranged 2 rooms with one entry point and threw in the buffet breakfast for the 3 of us. The staff were very polite & friendly. Awesome hotel. Highly recomemended.

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this lovely hotel for my first visit to Melbourne. Right in the heart of the city this hotel a centrally located and close to all public transport. Also is located in the Chinatown Precinct. We stayed in a one bedroom apartment on the 6th floor. Lovely, clean and spacious. The staff at this hotel were lovely and friendly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a one bedroom apartment in early August, this is a great location. Walked to Lygon St, and also close to heaps of restaurants and shops. Great to be able to use a washing machine and dryer, kitchenette for breakfast. One review I read said recently renovated, which I wouldn't say, however the rooms are still quite nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great room, location, comfortable bed, good service, nice breakfast, highly recommend and would stay here again at the drop of a hat. There were only two small things that stopped this being a 5-Star review (as that means pretty much perfect). The water temperature and pressure were extremely difficult to get right, i actually spent more time getting it to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just come back from a 6 week stay at the Mantra on Russell. I stayed there last year for a short break and liked it so booked there when I returned to Melbourne. Wasn't disappointed . Had a one bed apartment. It was very comfortable, spacious and had everything I needed. It was quiet and very well serviced. I love... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Mantra On Russell, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Mantra On Russell? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Mantra On Russell

Address: 222 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Phone Number:
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mantra On Russell 4.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Tingo, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, TripOnline SA, Odigeo, Venere and Otel so you can book your Mantra On Russell reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Mantra On Russell Melbourne
Mantra On Russell Hotel Melbourne

180 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (139)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (20)
Viewed
Room/suite (44)
Viewed
View from room (12)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (41)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (42)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Melbourne with
any amenities

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Melbourne #32 Family Hotel in Melbourne #36 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne #37 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne #39 On the Beach Hotel in Melbourne #48 Business Hotel in Melbourne
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mantra on Russell is within close proximity to all of Melbourne's premium attractions including boutique shopping, famous eat streets and a superb array of cafes and bars, theatres, sporting venues and cultural experiences. Offering studio and apartment-style rooms all featuring air-conditioning, fully-equipped kitchens, bathrooms, laundry facilities and most apartments also have a private balcony. For business travellers rooms can double as an office with direct-dial ISDN telephones with voicemail, data-point and broadband access in all rooms. With a range of facilities and services including 24-hour reception, concierge service, heated swimming pool, spa, fully-equipped gymnasium and Home Kitchen & Bar located within the hotel which provides breakfast, lunch, dinner and 24 hour room service (limited menu Sunday evenings). Undercover parking is available at a cost. The Mantra on Russell is ideally positioned and styled to offer contemporary accommodation in the heart of Melbourne, ideal for business travellers, holiday makers, short-term and long-term guests. Please Note: Mantra on Russell has a strict NO PARTY POLICY and enforced to ensure the comfort of all our guests ... more   less 
Number of rooms
221

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Mantra On Russell staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer