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Nova Star Gate Serviced Apartments

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   118 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Ranked #148 of 171 Hotels in Melbourne
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This accommodation is cheap and therefore you get what you pay for.The size of the apartment was decent enough for as we only used it really to sleep. Central location just behind Queen Vic market and you can walk in town just 20 min.

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the worst serviced apartment we stayed in. The bedrooms are tiny, kitchen is small and poorly equipped, air-con was noisy, balcony full of cigaret buts, the garage is filthy with rubbish smell everywhere. The only positive is a great location.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reading other reviews i was a bit unsure in staying here but our room was more then fine! Myself and 2 other friends stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment for a weekend. The balcony was tiny but the rest of the apartment was tidy, clean and could check out later at 11am free of charge which was handy. The size... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not new but consistent accommodation, better than "just a room" Cook top & fridge,makes it self serve living. Clean & tidy air-conditioned but older style. Staff are helpful. We regularly stay there when visiting Melbourne. Not near the casino or M.C.G. but could easily get there. It's Melbourne..

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Wodonga, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This accommodation is cheap and therefore you get what you pay for. I have stayed here in the past and have noticed a major decline in standards. The location is great if you want to spend your time at the Vic Markets as it is only a hop, skip and jump away. If you don't care where you stay as... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

you get what you pay for....cheap standard room, lazy cleaningness on there behalf. Room was quiet (ask for it) and at least had air conditioning. Central location just behind Queen Vic market. I've traveled throughout China and gotta say it's what a typical Chinese hotel would be like. i found the staff to be pleasent.

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

they promise internet service but w couldn't get a good enough strength for the internet to work..rooms were filthy with stained linen, lounge uncomfortable and rooms really small. promised a gym and they don't have one..spa was closed and padlocked and loked like it hadn't been used in a while.. th view was looking out over an old building roof... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

There was some good things about our stay at Nova Stargate: Towels changed everyday, they did let us leave our luggage in one of our 2 rooms as we were not flying out to the afternoon, and we loved how central it was. This could be a lovely venue to stay at if they cleaned marks off their walls, do... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Room stayed: 2 Bedroom Superior Apartment for 4 adults for 2 nights I noted that the reception will be closed at 9pm. Unfortunately we were travelling back to Melbourne city from Great Ocean Road on our check-in date at Nova and we were not able to arrive Nova to check in before 9pm. We then called the hotel and spoke... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

When we got into the two bedroom apartment it was smaller than expected - not that big of a deal. However, the bowls, plates and glasses had not been washed properly which is odd considering the $25 charge for not washing them before departure. The hotel corridors smelt atrocious like something had died. We stayed for 7 days and not... More 

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Additional Information about Nova Star Gate Serviced Apartments

Address: 118 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Nova Star Gate Serviced Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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