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Alto Hotel on Bourke

4.0 of 5 636 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My partner and I stayed 4 night at the Alto for a romantic getaway. This was our first stay at Hotel Alto and I'm sure it won't be our last. I am from QLD and the location, very close walk (2 minutes) from the Skybus terminal at Southern Cross Station was perfect. Also a tram stop right out the front... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights - husband, teenage daughter and myself. Great location - 2 minutes to Skybus and trams at the door (easy walk to Centre of city). Staff extremely pleasant and helpful. Very quiet hotel so sleeping was awesome! Free wi-fi excellent. Would stay again.

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North Yorkshire
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the central location and the facilities it offers, the Alto is very good value for money. The rooms are not big - but in a city like Melbourne, who cares. The staff are very friendly and it doesnt feel too 'corporate'. Some nice personal touches like the lounge area.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Alto on a recent trip to Melbourne for Wellington Anniversary Weekend. This was our second stay at the Alto having stayed once before in a two bedroom apartment with friends from Qld. The location is perfect as it is within walking distance of the Skybus terminal at Southern Cross and within walking or tram distance to the... More 

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AltoMelbourne, General Manager at Alto Hotel on Bourke, responded to this review

We like to help people celebrate significant events or simply help them get the most from their visit to Melbourne. Many of our guests find Skybus service to and from the airport convenient as is operates 24 hours a day. While booking online is a great idea the discount on a return ticket (less than paying for 2 x single... More 

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168 reviews 168 reviews
42 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here for one night during our australia trip. it is centrally located in the melbourne CBD. we took a bus from the airport to southern cross train station. we walked 3 blocks from southern cross to the hotel. it was a very easy walk, no need to call a cab from the train station. the room was 2 bedrooms,... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alto on Bourke is a gem. We stayed there for 10 days and it was great. It is close to Southern Cross railway station where the skybus from the airport arrives The now free trams to the city stop just outside. Its a perfect location.We included breakfast in our booking and enjoyed fresh fruit and delicious cooked breakfast and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent two nights in this fantastic hotel. It was in a very convenient location to trams and trains. It was also close enough to walk to a lot of the places we wanted to go. The staff were excellent-nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were clean and quite roomy. There was a microwave and kitchen sink which would... More 

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Byron Bay Aust
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment. It was a great experience from start to finish. The staff were all very friendly and genuinely happy to help and greet you. They have complimentary apples, tea and coffee and a very cute little book exchange/reading area. This hotel is in a very good location very close to public... More 

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second stay, the free cbd trams just 80m away are a huge bonus and we went across town for dessert, taking advantage of this. The queen studios are clean, large enough for a couple with good storage, the microwave is a nice touch. The Eco aspects are done well but it is the service and amazing breakfasts that make... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at this hotel twice now. Unfortunately, the stays were about a year apart and each was for only three nights. On both occasions, I've stayed in a one-bedroom apartment so can only comment on general matters, public areas and that type of room. The building itself first saw service a century or so ago, not as a hotel... More 

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Address: 636 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 — Alto Hotel on Bourke 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Alto Hotel Melbourne
Alto Bourke
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
#6 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#8 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
#9 Family Hotel in Melbourne

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