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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 172 hotels in Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2010
eve061 Paris, France
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    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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2010

Stayed few nights from Paris including free breakfast and super clean rooms. It was good service and for price was great value.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

My partner and I stayed at this hotel for one night and it was pathetic. I had made a booking for a standard room with a queen sized bed and we were given a tiny room with two separate single beds right next door to a shared bathroom used by guests in 'single' rooms. When we informed staff that there... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2010

Having recently stayed in this hotel I was impressed with the price I paid for the hotel as well as the standard of room for a budget hotel Location is good and plenty of transport links around, and only takes 15 mins to walk into the center of Melbourne. The en-suite room was very clean, nice free toiletries and great... More

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Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2010

Hotel Sophia is advertised as a new 4 star hotel.Maybe try 2 1/2 stars It is neither new or 4 stars.(its a depressing dump)The room that cost me $299 per night was a tiny little room that had 2 single beds pushed together the hotel calls this a king size bed.The bed took up the whole room,no where to put... More

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Burnie, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

stayed just the one night & found this location as being central for all our needs. the staff were very helpful & friendly,hotel itself although undergoing renovations was clean & tidy & brekky was nice.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2010

I was a little put out to arrive on a Saturday afternoon to a sign at reception saying 'back in five minutes!' I waited five minutes but still no one came. On ringing the bell for attention we were met with a less than friendly receptionist. I think we must have been distrubing her break!!!!! Although classified as budget accommodation... More

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2010

We found our stay at Hotel Sophia very enjoyable. comfortable and very clean rooms and very helpful friendly staff. Close walk to main shops and restaurants. rooms are basic but all we needed for 3 night stay. Would recommend to other travellers.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

Very small, clean room, nice firm King Size bed - with nice clean bathroom. You get what you pay for - but after two nights it was clear we were getting less than what we'd paid for. The phone didn't work, we couldn't get more than 3 channels on the TV and despite several requests the staff didn't bother to... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2010

The service form reception was excellent. It needed to be, as every other aspect of this supposedly four star hotel is dreadful. Our room was noisy. We listened to the people in the next room cough and talk. We heard a garbage compactor in the supposedly quiet side street. Housekeeping was perhaps the worst we had ever experienced. We ran... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2010

Hotel Sophia had some really great staff, unfortunately they were given very little to work with in terms of facilities. My room was small and pretty sad, and the bathroom was even worse. I was initially placed adjacent to the street one level up, and immediately requested to be moved, as it was clearly going to be noisy 24 hours... 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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