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George Powlett Apartments

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   30 Powlett Street | East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They say you get what you pay for...well....not with this place! I wish I'd read reviews before, hence why Im writing one! I stayed there for the weekend. It is very tired, in need of cleaning, painting and general tlc. The bathroom is tiny & very dated. The hot water system, as we were told by reception is a 50L... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed last weekend and was impressed by value for money. It is clean and comfortable. Just a few minutes walk to the MCG, a tram stop and the railway station. Parking was a bit tight but manageable. If you like a long shower then it is likely that the hot water will run out but it only takes about... More

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Longford Tasmania
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It was great, exactly what we wanted and nice and close to the MCG and Rod laver Arena!! It was close to the other places we needed to get to and we will be staying there again when we visit Melbourne Again!

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Mandurah, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Excellent help from staff. Allowed early bag drop & check in due to early morning flight arrival. Clean, comfortable & close to all amenities. Good quality budget accommodation. Only negative was Melbourne’s weather.

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Albury, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

At first glance, this apartment block seems very run down and tired, but for such a good rate, it's actually excellent value for money. By ringing the hotel and booking our stay, we got a nightly rate of $90, which is fantastic for a hotel so close to the centre of Melbourne. The tram stop is at the end of... More

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Tomakin, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights over a weekend. overall the apartments are excellent good value, and close to everything, ie. 50 m to tram stop &7/11 and 500mn from MCG. The rooms are clean if a bit tired looking, the bed comfy, new towels daily, the staff very friendly, what more could you ask for in a budget motel. We'll... More

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1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our weekend to Melbourne was great the positives of the hotel was the location to rod laver only a 10-15 min walk max the train station to flinders street was 3 min walk down the road we went to the pizza place next to 7/11 it was nice but expensive recommend catching train into flinders The hotel room its self... More

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East Melbourne
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Location : handy, convenient. Building : needs attention (floor, walls). Rooms : draughty. Bedding : hard mattresses,although not uncomfortable. Bathroom : some rooms with combination of shower and tub,better get one with shower cubicle only. Appliances : old. Service : first concierge(male),very good. Second one(female),bad. Room service : on the poor side. Parking : narrow entrance to parking spaces.

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Barwon Heads, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
65 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Firstly, I think people giving one star have overreacted. I think this place exceeded my expectations after reading the reviews on here. For $98 a night and considering the location, it's a bargain. I was able to combine a footy game at the MCG and a few visits to my dad who was in the Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute. MCG... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I ignored reviews and I paid for that, this is worst exp of my life, nerrow parking, small room, tiny bathroom as swiming pool, not working internet, no stove, rude staff, only book if u want to sleep in night. When I asked for stove, lady on reception told me that we provide kichentte not full kitchen and asked me... More

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Address: 30 Powlett Street | East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — George Powlett Apartments 3*
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