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Hotel Sophia

277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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Ranked #127 of 158 Hotels in Melbourne
  • 4.0 of 5
  • Luxury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015
Erins8401 Yarrawonga, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Yarrawonga, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Have come to stay at Hotel Sophia on recommendation of friends. Having a few days R&R in city & watching Strictly Ballroom The Musical. Staff are pleasant, rooms and hotel generally are very clean and free breakfast is a bonus. Room rates are very reasonable considering it's in the CBD. Can't wait to come back to this little gem!

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Sydney
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I had read reviews before staying so I walked in with little expectations. Reception was polite and the place was clean - shared bathrooms were surprisingly well maintained. I would like to have given the place 4 stars rating but unfortunately I stayed on a Saturday night and ended up with barely any sleep (lots of clubbing opposite the hotel)... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

I want to start by saying how much I enjoyed my stay at Hotel Sophia. During my stay the elevator was broken, as elevators sometimes are. Having worked in buildings with elevators I am aware that it can take a while to get a technician out to fix them. I'm also aware that most of us should definitely take the... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Never, ever again! I think I would rather sleep in the back of my car than ever go near this "hotel" again. A last minute booking due to some changes in plans. After I booked, arrived and paid in full for my room, the young man at reception handed me my room card, informed me that I was on the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had read very mixed reviews about this hotel but booked because location and price were good. We were pleasantly surprised - it was all good - staff helpful and friendly - room very clean - comfy bed and lovely linens - coffee etc and a very nice breakfast. Will definitely return when we go to Melbourne.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I got to Melbourne without any reservations and found this hotel online. What really caught my attention was the price, being a hotel located in a very central area of Melbourne. I booked a double room and even got to choose online if I wanted a bigger bed! The room was really nice and clean and the bed was so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Located close to Southern Cross station and easy to access free trams. Breakfast was included in very reasonable room rate consisting of self serve cereals, bacon, eggs, toast and spreads. We arrived early so staff stored our luggage until checkin at 2pm. Room had a comfortable king bed, coffee and tea making, iron and room safe. Bathroom was clean, had... More 

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Brisbane QLD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Looking for a hotel that wasn't to expensive I found Hotel Sophia on line .We were not expecting much ,but what a lovely surprise.The rooms are exactly as pictured the staff friendly and helpful,the area very handy to the free Melbourne tram that takes you to lots of tourist areas. The room had tea ( and a teapot ) coffee... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Rooms were okay and comfortable. Although the view from our window looked directly over a building site we didn't have any problems with noise. VERY disappointed that I was not advised of the $150 deposit frozen on my cardit card on check in. This also took at least 5 days to be returned to my account!

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