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Ovolo Laneways

4.0 of 5 19 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kilsyth, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well, where do I begin, Ovolo Laneways, lives and breathes Melbourne. As a Melbournite staying in the penthouse and terrace suites over my stay I felt this place really jelled to my age group being in my 20s. I'll begin with the staff, the men were incredible kick back and astounding, the women were a tiny bit skeptical of me,... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Superb Location in Little Bourke St Melbourne , Colse to shops , trams and the theatres . Staff very helpful & lots of treats in room and happy hour , freebies. Stayed in great studio room. Will definitely return.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel staff were all very friendly and helpful (despite our late arrival due to flight delays). The location of the hotel was fantastic and within walking distance of so many amazing little pockets of Melbourne. The room was beautifully presented and we do wish we had more time to spend there. The bed was phenomenally comfortable. We would consider... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear LilCCM, Thank You for visiting Ovolo Laneways! I totally agree with you, our beds are like sleeping on a cloud. Next time be sure to book a couple of extra nights so you can take full advantage of our amazing location. C U next time! More

Brisbane, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from an excellent stay at the Ovolo Laneways. I was so impressed with the excellent customer service, lovely staff and great facilities. The decor is cool, the free mini bar is excellent, the goodie bags, chalk boards and daily Happy Hour make this hotel one to return to. I will definitely be back.

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Curlisue77, Thanks for the A+ review. It's great to hear you had the opportunity to take advantage of our Happy Hour, we are working on ways to make this even BIGGER and BETTER! so next time you're in don't be surprised when you see our little advancements. C U next time! More

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been fortunate to spend time in some great hotels around the world but I dont think I have ever been in one where the staff (special mention Gotham) was so friendly and helpful. My wife and I stayed for 5 nights in the hotel with our friends . The Hotel itself is brilliantly placed right in the centre... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

GREETINGS FROM OVOLO LANEWAYS! Great to hear you enjoyed our hotel. We are surrounded by so many great venues it's sometimes hard to pick a favorite. Summer is coming which means you see a massive change in menus and cuisines within all of the restaurants. This is why we love Melbourne! I would love to meet you next time you... More

Melbourne, Australia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As Melbournians we were looking forward to our city escape for a couple of nights for a significant anniversary. The Ovolo appeared to be a quirky interesting hotel we hadn't stayed at before. Unfortunately it left us disappointed. Positives: great location, coffee machine in foyer, 'grab-n-go' pastries in the morning, spacious lounge room in the one bedroom suite, funky decor... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Belinda_Japan2014 Thanks for your review, We are constantly trying improve our service and overall experience so we take things like this seriously. I am glad you enjoyed our Grab n Go breakfast and tea station, this certainly makes things easy in the morning and easy on the wallet as it's all included. In regards to the size of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 6 nights for the Melbourne Cup Carnival. November 1 to November 7. It was amazing. The staff were so friendly throughout the whole of our stay, from an easy check in to general day to day chats. Free mini bar is a welcome plus, together with Happy Hour each day which was lovely before heading out... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Mee21mee, Thanks for awesome review! I'am glad you enjoyed the hotel and everything in which surrounds it.. Next time ask about upgrading to one of our 1 bedroom suites, tons for space and the sink is a normal sized sink :) C U next time! More

Dolans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a weekend away to this hotel with the girls and we were pleasantly surprised by this little gem. All the extras like happy hour , free wifi , mini bar ,goodie bag and morning pastries were very welcome. Great location.The front office staff were always friendly and were happy to help at all times. Will certainly book this hotel... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Heidi2229, Thanks for staying with us! Sounds like you ladies had an amazing weekend. Stay tuned for some special packages for the ultimate girls weekend away. C U next time! More

Newcastle, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here over the Spring Carnival. Price very good considering this time of year. Front desk staff were excellent and very attentive. A lot of unexpected free extras like the mini bar, happy hour, sweets and pastries. Location is good, very central on the edge of Chinatown. Room sizes varied considerably so check when you book in. Although most will... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Pandorasbox, Thanks for the review, I hope you got on a few lucky horses over spring carnival. Next time look at one of our one bedroom suites, lots more room and for only a fraction more. Feel free to call and speak to the team next time you stay so we can allocate the room type which best fits... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Flew in to Melbourne for the cup and went to check in but room not available as chk in normally 2 pm. We needed get changed for the races so the fantastic team at ovolo juggled things about got us into the room. Friendliest hotel ever. Free mini bar in room and water in the foyer. Andrei and christina are... More

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Adam M, General Manager at Ovolo Laneways, responded to this review

Dear Scott, S I hope the horses were good to you, It's always an amazing time of the year to visit Melbourne. Keep an eye out for next year as we have some amazing packages coming up for all special events. C U next time. More

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Address: 19 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ovolo Laneways 4*
Number of rooms: 43
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