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Birches Serviced Apartments

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   160 Simpson Street | Corner Albert Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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Ranked #16 of 116 Specialty Lodging in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this place last week. It is a good place to stay, close to CBD, good spaced apartment and it is dog friendly. Very friendly and helpful staff. You will have to pay extra for the dog and secured parking. Recommended.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely comfortable two room apartmen with kitchent. Very well priced and located just outside the CBD. Tram to Collins St 200m away or 300m to train to Southern Cross or Flinders St. stations. Very quiet unlike the smaller hotels in the CBD, with double the space and no early morning cleaning/delivery trucks, traffic, etc. Staff very helpful and friendly. Secure... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good price and friendly concierge. It was an early morning wake up for this light sleeper though, with traffic noise being disturbing at 6am on a Saturday, even with the windows closed. Great blockout curtains, and clean bathroom. Shower was a bit hot and cold. Probably wont stay again purely because of being able to hear everything going on... More

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Sydney, Australia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
24 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

These renovated apartments are close to the city. (10 minutes walk to spring street) or a short cab or tram ride. Right near fitzroy Gardens, so great for a walk or run. The rooms are basic, clean and pretty comfortable, nothing flash, but OK for the price. Drawbacks - the rooms are not very sound proof and you get a... More

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Adelaide, South Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is the 6th time over several years we have stayed here. Always good. Great location, easy tram to the city, secure parking, easy walking to good eating places. Friendly staff. Any problems attended to quickly.

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Frontdesk160, Manager at Birches Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are thrilled that you have stayed with us 6 times and look forward to you staying with us again in the future. We always try and accommodate our guests when they request a floor so please continue to ask for the first floor. Our Management changed last August and... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

What a great location to everything that is Melbourne...close to tram and north Richmond station..just down Victoria Parade and over Hoddle Street are many restaurants Asian grocers supermarkets etc...the other way you have an IGA grocery store and a great restaurant called Grocery Bar which we ate at a couple of times these are in the Tribeca Centre which is... More

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Swan Hill, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Four of us stayed here for one night and so we booked a double room and a room with two singles. On arrival we were given two doubles, which wasn't a problem as there was a sofa bed in the lounge of each. However, I wouldn't suggest using the sofa bed as you could feel the bar and springs in... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Stayed a couple of days. Apartment was clean and comfortable, with everything we needed. Location was brilliant - walking distance to MCG and CBD. IGA & cafe close by. Also had off-street parking, though we left the car at home. Staff were very helpful and after-hours arrival catered for. Would happily stay there again, and would recommend to friends. Only... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Stayed there for 2 nights. Very comfortable room, had a king sized bed. Bathroom was clean too. Trams are close by & CBD not too far. Has secure parking for a small fee. Would certainly recommend this to Melbourne visitors who want to stay close to CBD & not pay too much for it.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We recently stayed at Birches for 4 nights. It was very easy to find coming from the Hume Highway. It is a short walk to the city or to catch a tram. We parked the car there for the 4 days and walked everywhere. For a small fee the parking is off the street and secure. There is a small... More

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Address: 160 Simpson Street | Corner Albert Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Birches Serviced Apartments 3.5*
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