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Robinsons in the City

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405 Spencer Street | (entry on Batman Street), Melbourne, Victoria 3003, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Madrid, Spain
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 3 days there and everything was great, they gave us many tips to do in the city. The breakfast in the leaving is amazing. Only bad thing was that the bathroom was a bit cold. However completely recommendable. Very coosy and close to the city, i would go again.

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Gundaroo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full of character, comfortable and with some space. Location is central, just a short walk from Southern Cross Station. More like being in a friends home than a hotel or apartment. A welcome change. Personal greeting and friendly atmosphere. Excellent.

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Green Valley
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent three nights there and were very impressed with the cleanliness, service and atmosphere we experienced. Paul was there to help us whenever we needed assistance with our exploration of Melbourne. He also gave us our 'space' when needed. Breakfast was always great.

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Thanks to Paul for our fantastic breakfast every morning. You are very welcoming, a wealth of local information and we enjoyed our recent 4 day stay. We appreciated the very extended use of our room on the last day, you don't get that at a hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Speechless.... Above and Beyond hospitality! Gorgeous property, amazing feel... Already telling fellow Ballarat friends about it! First choice for accommodation! It was quiet, breakfast was divine, tea making facilities was fabulous! Cannot pick a negative!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We stayed here coming in from Fiji. Hosts are exceptional, your every need is cared for. Amazing breakfast. Great position in Melbourne, out of the way enough to be quiet but a short walk to shopping and transport. Loved it and will be back. Thank you Paul and Tish!!!!!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This B&B is wonderfully situated, easy walk to sites in the center of Melbourne. Very lovely refurbished old 1800s bakery. Enjoyed breakfast in the old baking room. Rooms were very comfortable and attractively decorated. Paul the proprietor is a delightful host and very helpful with local tips on where to eat and what to do. I wills yay here again... More 

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Da Nang, Vietnam
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

As the proprietor of a small guesthouse in Central Vietnam myself, I really fell in love with this place during my two stays there. This is accommodation with soul which oozes charm and attention to detail and Paul is an excellent host. His breakfasts are sublime and the dining room and lounge rooms are delightful places to relax and chat... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

From the time we arrived to the time we left, Paul was the perfect host and couldn't do enough for us, he helped with our luggage, the breakfast area is lovely and Paul cooked up an awesome breakfast. The King size bed was also very comfortable,and there is no outside traffic noise. The downside was that as we are from... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at Robinson's in the City around ten times.... our second home in Melbourne! Rooms are incredibly clean and comfortable. Paul is a brilliant host - very happy to help plan time in Melbourne, book tours, taxis ... anything you need. Breakfast is delicious ( best scrambled eggs in the history of the world!) .... atmosphere at breakfast... More 

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