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Hotel Sophia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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Ranked #122 of 171 hotels in Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

rooms are clean, with big comfortable beds and a great location close to Spencer St Station. Breakfast was adequate and the adjoining hotel had good value for money meals. Reception (although not always staffed) were helpful and held our luggage for us on both the day before and the day after our stay.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although my friend and I found the location convenient, our room had a strange smell. At check in we rang the bell and had to wait ten minutes before someone showed up. After showing the employee my printed booking receipt, he proceeded to tell me that they required a $150 deposit in case of smoking/ damages on the spot. As... More

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Woodville, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was in a great location, easy walking distance to tram stop and into CBD. The room was small and there was no lounge to meet in. It was great value for money with the free breakfast and central location. Great for a short vacation to look around Melbourne on a budget.

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Lennox Head, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this hotel for two nights in July and managed to stay for one, I did my money on the second night and booked myself into a real hotel. A queen sized bed was squeezed into a single room which was no more than eight feet wide. A power point beside the bed was completely unsafe and would have... More

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Corowa, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were made to wait in reception for nearly 15 minutes before someone came to allow us to book in. The room was tiny, needed maintenance. There was a light that shone through our window, even with the blind down and via the hallway through the gap under the door. The walls were paper thin we could hear the occupants... More

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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did nor expect much so I was grateful for staying here as it more than met my needs. Apart from the downer of strict 3pm check ins and no lounge space to hang out on a cold winter morning (which helped turn my cold into a flu), this place was in a great location and the room was great.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here in February and I could not complain about this accommodation perfect room perfect area perfect service will be staying here again and again meets all my needs for a great holiday the restaurant was great meals enjoyable staff and the prices were nearly too cheap to be true and having breakfast included makes it more fantastic, fresh... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Had a great four nights at this hotel. Room was very clean and comfortable, room service was above and beyond what was expected (the after dinner mints left with the towels in the morning were delightful). WiFi connection was a mere $1 per hour, breakfast included, and the hotel laundry free of charge for guests (pack some laundry liquid). Etihad... More

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108 reviews 108 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I don't know what people expect of budget hotels; I want clean, cheap and convenient. Hotel Sophia ticks these boxes. The room was fine. I have paid more for smaller and less clean (New York many years ago). Service was fine too and the location was brilliant. The only fly in the ointment was the big construction project going on... More

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Ballina, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Although the hotel itself has pretty snug rooms, the rooms are clean and kept that way for the duration, the staff are wonderful - helpful, responsive, warm. If you consider the price you pay for a room, with a king sized bed, in the city near all public transport, with free breakfast (basic food but it is free), a small... More

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Address: 277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sophia 3*
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