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Hotel Charsfield

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   478 St. Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
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Ranked #28 of 171 hotels in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Traralgon, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved the old world charm of the Hotel,. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful also. Location was perfect for our needs as had a function next door. It is also easy to get to. Can see it could be a bit out of the way if you need to be right in the CBD though. Had trouble regulating the shower,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd stay and again everything was perfect. We got upgraded to a delux suite free of charge which was nice and spacious. Staff were very friendly and helpful catering to our every need and room was nice and clean.

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Toronto, Ontario
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a hotel with character, this the hotel for you. It is clean and have a nice ambiance. The garden in the front is well taken care of...you just want to sit in the front and have a sip of your coffee. As for customer service...can't complain...staffs will do all they can to make your stay... More

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Geelong, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third stay at this charming hotel this year, we had a family catch up here with our three adult children. It is alway warm friendly and inviting,. It is a short tram trip into Melbourne CBD. We had a beautiful family dinner in the dining room and breakfast was delicious. We will be back.....

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear KarenS1313, Thank you for posting a review and your lovely comments. I am so pleased that you have just enjoyed your third stay with us at The Hotel Charsfield and that your family had a lovely time together catching up over dinner and breakfast in our restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to the... More

Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a junior suite overlooking St Kilda road and the garden area at this hotel for 2 weeks last August (2013)during my trip to Australia from the US. Not only is the hotel a beautiful boutique style hotel, but the staff were very friendly and amazingly helpful to a first time solo traveler to Melbourne. The breakfast was... More

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear lazuliblue52, Thank you for your review on your wonderful stay at The Hotel Charsfield back in August 2013. I am so pleased that the staff were very helpful for your solo trip to Melbourne. I will be sure to thank them. I am glad that you enjoyed your meals in our restaurant. We hope that you have the opportunity... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely hotel! My husband and I stayed for 2 nights at this lovely hotel. We were very happy with our room which was very spacious, warm, very comfortable bed, clean, nice bathroom and very friendly, helpful staff. Trams easily accessible. Very peaceful. Would stay again, and would recommend it.

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear Clare W, Thank you for your review, we are very pleased that you found the hotel cosy and charming and that you had a peaceful stay with us. We very much look forward to your return and recommendation of The Hotel Charsfield in the near future. Kind Regards, Gabrielle Oaten Property Manager More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 4 nights in Charsfield hotel. A little paradise. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The room classic, clean and comfortable. Breakfast continental or with eggs or pancakes which were delicious. they also serve lunch and dinner. Its a great place to be if you want to " travel backin town" because its a beautiful historical building. The... More

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear JankeV2, Thank you for such a lovely review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will be sure to thank all the staff for the service that they extended to you including the breakfast staff. I'm glad you enjoyed the location of the hotel and access of the free wifi. We look forward to... More

Bruges, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Charsfield on a family trip through Australia. It's definitely a very nice period building and the staff at reception are professional but not overly courteous. We had a lot of luggage (intercontinental trip and two weddings to go to!) and were made to carry it ourselves up to our room, which I found quite unacceptable. The... More

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear vanbellev, Thank you for posting a review about your stay with us back in October 2013. We often get lovely comments and compliments to pass onto our staff, so I am surprised to read about your experience. We pride ourselves on having high levels of personalised guest service standards, where we do offer to help guests with luggage upstairs... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in July and had a fantastic 3 nights stay. Beautiful building, nicely renovated, comfortable room and good bathroom facilities. Staff is very helpfull and friendly. Breakfast was continental, but you could also choose for hot breakfast and they made it fresh. That was very good! Tramstop is nearby with trams going every 2 minutes into the city.

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear Els K, Thank you for posting such a lovely review. I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and the convenience of the trams running into the city right outside the hotel. We hope to welcome you back to The Hotel Charsfield again soon. Kind Regards, Gabrielle Oaten Property Manager More

Melbourne
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Charsfield 26/7/14 We had a front Suite overlooking Stkilda Road with a balcony. Old world features thru out the room and a beautiful modern bathroom with a spa. It could not have been better, absolutely beautiful. Peter & Robyn. Melb.

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Charsfield478, Manager at Hotel Charsfield, responded to this review

Dear Peter and Robyn, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our Premier Spa Room. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next stay with us. Kind Regards, Gabrielle Oaten Property Manager More

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Address: 478 St. Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Charsfield 4*
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The Hotel Charsfield is a fine example of early St Kilda Road Victorian architecture, which has heritage listing. This boutique accommodation now combines the warmth, character and style of the building with professional and friendly service to ensure the experience on offer is as unique as the guests who stay here. So whether you are visiting Melbourne on business, as a conference delegate, on holiday, or perhaps to enjoy one of the many major events in town, the Hotel Charsfield is the ideal choice for accommodation in Melbourne. ... more   less 
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