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Quest Carlton Clocktower

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   255 Drummond Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia (Carlton)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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91 reviews 91 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a place close to Carlton, able to accommodate 4 adults and with parking for two nights. The Clocktower filled the bill. its not the Park Hyatt but it doesn't pretend to be. A bit disconcerting to find a man of the cloth on duty at Reception when we checked in, but what the heck, the name of the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very large one bedroom apartment - fully serviced and easy access to Lygon Street restaurants. Car parking available but a night fee of $ 17.00. Close to local transport for a 10 minute tram ride to the city centre.

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A two bedroom apartment fully serviced. Spacious, comfortable, friendly helpful staff, walking distance to theatres, museums, tram stop. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Supermarket within walking distance as well

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

And.... you get Peter Jenssen at the front desk. Alone, he made our stay a pleasant one. I know, Lygon St is only 20metres away too even if Brunettis has moved, it's still around the corner. Comfortable and convenient, a good space for a weekend base.

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Adelaide, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

cleaning is an issue. hard to keep such dated rooms clean though. Smelt strange.All the outside areas dirty. Certainly not one of Quests better properties. Only thing going for it is the proximity to Lygon street. But I wouldnt bother. Overpriced for what you get. Car park like trying to locate something in middle earth!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying at the Quest Clocktower on Lygon again recently.On a previous visit I stayed in an apartment which had not been refurbished but decided to give it another go. This time I was greeted at Reception by Jenny who made us feel more than welcome,which was a great way to start. We were very pleasantly... More

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I have stayed at Quest Apartments all over Australia for work and unfortunately these apartments were not one of the better ones. Dislikes: 1. Our apartment had the air conditioner in the kitchen, none of the windows could be opened and the cleaning staff regularly turned the a/c off while we were out, so it was difficult to keep the... More

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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The apartment was very old and dated. Cleanliness is an issue with thread bare carpets and sticky floor and work surfaces in the kitchen. The air-cond in the lounge does not extend to cooling the bedrooms. The television in the bedroom did not work. It was a mission to find your way from the car park to the apartments. When... More

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Canberra, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We stayed here at Christmas and had decided not to do it on the cheap to ensure our Christmas was memorable. Unfortunately it was memorable for the wrong reasons. The high cost of the apartment did not correlate to high standards of accommodation. There was mould in the bathroom, holes in the bedroom walls and the air conditioner smelt like... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Stayed here for a several days in a single bedroom apartment. The attraction was the location as we needed to be in Carlton. I think that would be the only reason anyone would really stay here. As mentioned previously, rooms are dated, while the apartment itself is relatively well sized the kitchen is poorly equipped, the whole complex is confusing... More

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Address: 255 Drummond Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Carlton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Quest Carlton Clocktower 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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