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Hotel Sophia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2010
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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
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2010

My partner and I recently stayed a week at this hotel. Whilst we hardly spent any time during the day in our room, we were impressed with the service during the time we spent at the hotel. Breakfast was well appreciated and the food was just what we needed to start our busy day. Location was great and getting to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2010

I booked 2 nights via a well known last minute website (not to name it...). on the website there was a claim the hotel was a 4* and boutique type hotel. On arrival i soon discovered there was nothing boutique or 4* about the place (grotty dressing gown in a closet and pictures of Med places on the walls do... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2010

Not suitable for anyone! No desk, no chair, no towel rails or hooks. Bed takes up whole room, can't even walk around the bed. To top it off a party in adjacent courtyard kicked off at 1am to 3am with complete disregard to anyone in the area during a work night. Never stay there again - horrible.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

These guys baffle me really, to me they run a clean hotel, it is quiet and in a good location. But they do not seem to be there for service - 1. I rang at last minute to book a room for two nights. I was told that all details were on the internet and to book via that, even... More

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Paris, France
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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
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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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Address: 277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sophia 4*
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