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City Limits Serviced Apartments

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   20 - 22 Lt Bourke St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Ranked #13 of 112 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I normally go for better than average accommodation (eg: new, one bedroom apartments) because if I am spending on a holiday, I'd like it to not be dodgy in any way, and everything to go smoothly. I don't regret choosing this place one bit, and will be coming back if I visit again. I read the reviews extensively, and one... More

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Brisbane, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't expect 5 star, but for the money you pay this accommodation is value for money. Firstly the location is excellent, in Chinatown, close to food , shopping and public transport If you are in Melbourne for a show you cannot get much closer. The staff are very friendly and helpful, allowing us to store our bags before heading off... More

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Wodonga, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel has good size rooms, with comfortable beds and a good sized kitchenette. The bathroom is on the smaller side but has a bath and a shower, some mould in grout due to ventilation issues, however they do their best to keep it clean. The hotel is walking distance to Parliament Station and Spring St Tram Stop. Perfect location... More

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Briar Hill
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated right at the top of Cuinatown close to theatres makesnit a great posituon. Simple breakfast included and comfortable beds. Got a two night package for about $300 which is good for CBD. Staff were friendly an efficient

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Melbourne, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here in a studio apartment for 2 nights in June and found a little gem in little Bourke st. Room was basic but had everything we needed and was extremely well cared for. The budget price included continental breakfast tray delivered to room each day and daily servicing. Staff were helpful and friendly and we could not fault the... More

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Briar Hill
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good location at the top of China Town in Melbourne. Simple breakfast provided. Continental, ok and the staff on reception are very friendly. Parking is next door in the open but safe. Would recommend this for someone who is not looking for opulence but would like warm comfortable lodgings in Melbourne.

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Canberra, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
34 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

City Limits Apartments while fairly basic is a reasonably priced comfortable and clean accommodation. I found the staff to be very friendly and helpful over my two night stay. Location is excellent being just 50 metres from Melbourne's Chinatown. The apartment had all the expected inclusion, with a good firm bed. Kitchen was well appointed with a light breakfast included.... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Went with my 2 girls, aged 11 and 12. This was a great location - a minute's walk to the free city circle tram and very close to cool restaurants, bars and shops in the pretty end of town. Clean and comfy, plenty of power outlets, pillows, chairs, lights and all you need. Handy to have easy peasy breakfast included... More

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Alice Springs, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and could not believe how good it was. It is in an out of the way street but the Sky bus from the airport dropped us right at the door. The hotel is very close to Parliament and the free tram so we got to see around the CBD easily by... More

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East Gippsland
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We arrived and were immediately upgraded to a balcony room, all in the room was very clean, and all that we needed, we walked to The Regent Theatre. Very good place to stay. Cafe was not open Sunday night :( so we ate somewhere else.

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Address: 20 - 22 Lt Bourke St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — City Limits Serviced Apartments 3.5*
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City Limits Hotel Apartments is AAA Tourism certified 3.5 star plus Environmentally Friendly Green Star rating property right in Melbourne China Town with 32 studio apartments (24 apartments with double glaze windows) located in the central business district of Melbourne providing accommodation to corporate and leisure clients. Hundred of international restaurants can be found by walking distance.In Melbourne for the Grand Final, Grand Prix, Melbourne Cup, Chinese New Year, Australia Open at Rod Laver Arena, and Flower Show in Fitzroy Garden and Melbourne Museum in Rathdowne and Lygon Street in Carlton? Our fantastic location is within a stone's throw away either by walking distance or free trams and trains are available that can take you to all venues.All of our rooms are equipped with an air conditioner/heater, direct dial telephones, data port for high speed broadband Internet access Wireless (Wi-Fi enabled) or Cable $11 P/D, remote control colour LCD TV with complimentary FOXTEL satellite channels including movies, sport and news, work desk, iron and board, kitchenette comprising hot plates, microwave oven, toaster, kettle, fridge, crockery, cutlery and glass ware. Our ensuite bathrooms all contain a shower, bath, toilet, hand basin and hairdryer. Our rooms are serviced daily to our high standard and windows can be opened for fresh air. Clean and friendly is our main service.FOXTEL is now available with the following channels:Fox SportFox Sport 2Fox Sport 3Fox 8Show GreatsShowtimeSky NewsFor the convenience of our guests we have a 24-hour reception operated by our friendly and professional staff. We offer a tour desk and can help our guests with things to do in Melbourne during their stay, including car hire and day tours. Our business centre is equipped with computers connected to the Internet for the use of our guests. Off-street car parking is also available.Location, fantastic City Centre Location right in China Town near MCG, Parliament train station and all Major Theatre (Princess Theatre, Regent Theatre, The Academy Theatre and Her Majesty's Theatre are all near by walking distance, free trams and buses can take you to Docklands, Ethihad Stadium, DFO, South bank. Airport bus is also on your door steps.There is also walking distance to St. Vincent Hospital, Eye and Ear Hospital and Royal Melbourne Hospital not too far away.City Limits, where you are assured of value for money. ... more   less 
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