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Hotel Sophia

277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel for an overnight stay after a week of work, as I am from Sydney, to explore the city for one day on a weekend. It's fine for a budget hotel. I had a good night sleep and location is very good. I also commend the staffs as they were very helpful and friendly during my stay... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend a stay at the Hotel Sophia, looks are deceiving, from the outside, dull and boring ,from the inside sensational and for a very reasonable price !!!!!! And great location right near the free city circle tram service. On entrance , very friendly and super friendly staff greet you. Beautiful new lift takes you to your floor. The... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheap, clean, great staff, really comfortable, all the comforts you want including both capsule & plunger coffee - would recommend to anyone and will definately stay again. Very handy to both restaurants and quick walk to Southern Cross station for bus to airport.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We missed our flight and had to spend an extra night in Melbourne, so booked Hotel Sophia on the ride back in. It was the cheapest on the west side of the CBD, just around the corner from Southern Cross and the Skybus. Because it was the cheapest ($89 for double room), expectations were low, but we were pleasantly surprised.... More 

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

We stayed in this hotel for 4 nights. We had to wait ages at reception for someone to book us in. The room was small, stains on the carpet, very thin walls between rooms. Building site outside our window was very noisy. Bathroom tiles cracked, towels were not changed when we asked for them to be. Breakfast was poor hardly... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we were staying for a night, it did its job; however, I wouldn't rave and wouldn't stay for more than 24 hours. When we arrived (at about 11.30am), there wasn't anyone there to welcome us which was a little strange. We had to hit the bell and wait about five minutes. When we were served; however, it was quite... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We book this hotel during our stay on Feb 2015. Our room is queen bed with shared bathroom. Inside room is a quite comfortable queen bed, water heated, small fridge, and television. This hotel is quite close with train station and quite too. The share bathroom is pretty clean and i hardly bumped into another people during my shower.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this hotel while looking for somewhere central but not pricey in Melbourne, and were pleasantly surprised, whilst not huge rooms they were clean and comfortable close to Spencer Street Station and only a short walk or free tram ride within the city boundaries. Melbourne next for us will definitely be at the Hotel Sophia

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean hotel at a very reasonable price in the Melbourne CBD (close to La Trobe st). Tram close by, Spencer St outlet centre only 5 minutes away. 10-15 minutes walk to Crown Casino. DFO Docklands was about a 20 minute walk. Hotel included a basic buffet hot breakfast - eggs, bacon, tomato, toast, cereals plus tea/coffee/juice. Room with own... More 

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Castlemaine, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have stayed here on a number of occasions when in Melbourne to see a show. Its offers great value for money with clean rooms. Central location, and breakfast is a bonus. Staff are always friendly and only too happy to help.

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