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Arrow On Swanston

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   488 Swanston Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia (Carlton)
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Ranked #123 of 171 Hotels in Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything is good but they should provide free Internet access to all of their customers. The location is great since there is a tram station in front of the hotel and it is nearby Melbourne CBD..walking distance to Queen Victoria Market and Asian shops - make it easier to find raw materials to cook

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to have such a nice, clean & new room. Loved the location, walked to CBD, Lygon St, Vic market. Great staff, very helpful. We loved it so much that we stayed an extra night!!!! THANKYOU we will be back in the near future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is overall good in term of location and spacious studio room. Basically it's easy to reach to everywhere to the downtown, and specifically near to Victoria Square. I would strongly recommend to stay in this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed once before and found that standards were the same if not better. What you don't get is noise from trams cooking smells rude staff or dirty rooms. What you do get is a room a single bed table and chairs bedside table A/C big tv full kitchen large fridge two big windows full wardrobe and bathroom and 2... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in a 2-bedroom apartment with a friend in September for a conference at RMIT, which is just across the road. The rooms were clean and comfortable, with very little to complain about, but then nothing was outstanding either. There's access to the Swanston tram lines right outside, and Melbourne Central railway's a few blocks walk away.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having a beautiful few days on the great ocean road, our holiday was well and truly OVER after staying here. We booked through booking.com in the car as one of the last remaining rooms available in Melbourne city. OMG, wished we'd have kept driving the 4 hours home. The male receptionist (although well presented) was inattentative, unresponsive and less... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay here when I come down to Melbourne for intensive courses at the university. The location is perfect as it is walking distance to both uni and the city, and the rooms are basic but adequate, clean and cheap. Quite noisy due to annoying garbage trucks at 6am without fail, and Swanston St is busy with traffic and trams.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed here for six nights. The standard one room apartment room was clean and tidy which was nice and quiet, great for an inner city location. Only the Rubbish bin Removal truck woke us. The room was serviced as per schedule, one service they didn't top up our milk in the fridge. Not a biggie as I went to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We only stayed for 1 night. It was clean and very close to tram facilities and the inner city. Also within walking distance of Queen Victoria Markets. We had little interaction or issue with the staff. The hotel suited our purposes, although the parking was a little confusing at first (but all inner city hotels would be like that). Overall,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The room was very comfortable it was quiet small but had everything you needed. We were able to have a twin room with separate bedrooms which was very handy as I was travelling with my mum. The reception area was well presented and the staffs were friendly and able to give directions when required. They also held our luggage on... More 

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Address: 488 Swanston Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Carlton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arrow On Swanston 3.5*
Number of rooms: 85
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