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Hotel Sophia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2010

Hotel Sophia was an affordable and lovely option for staying in Melbourne with accommodating and attentive staff. It was also a good location for exploring everything Melbourne has to offer. Would definitely stay again.

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Geelong, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2010

A very safe and comfortable hotel, conveniently located, at a good rate. Staff are excellent.

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Adelaide, South Australia
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2010

We stayed at this hotel for 1 night on a last minute booking and would have stayed more. It was very central, had exceptionally clean rooms, was quiet, good value for money and had very friendly and helpful reception. They include a hot buffet breakfast which has the usual offerings, but it was all very good, and plentiful.

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Melbourne
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2010

We stayed here with some friends for a 'night out in Melbourne' and found it to be one of the nicer hotels in Melbourne. Not necessarily the fanciest but it was more like being at home. The Chef and bar girl were very accomodating, the food was awesome and exceptionally well priced. We will definately stay again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2010

Was looking forward to staying in this small hotel - but on first impressions I was slightly dissapointed! The hotel is on a busy main road and prob around a 20 min walk to the centre of the city (expecting it to be right in the CBD). Rooms and facilities are clean enough, but pretty small and at night the... More

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Koroit
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2010

Hotel Sophia was superbly located for our stay in Melbourne CBD. The hotel was clean and great value. The room was very clean and comfortable. The bonus of this stay was breakfast included. It was a joy to stay here and we will do so again.

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Woburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2010

I got stranded in Melbourne "between jobs" and stumbled across Hotel Sophia which turned out to be a strike of luck! Central, affordable and top quality! The staff did everything they could to help and I stayed in a spotless room for 3 nights. I have no complains about anything from my stay at Hotel Sophia and will gladly recommend... More

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Sydney, Australia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2010

The hotel is right in the middle of Melbourne CBD. Room is newly refurbished so everything is new, very clean, bathroom is clean too. Ten and coffee in room, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, safe, everything you need is in your room. LCD digital TV. Bathroom is reasonably large as well. Bed linen is not the cheap one either,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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42 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2010

I found this hotel extremely overpriced - EXREMELY - for what was a tiny room and a basic bathroom in which the shower recess leaked onto the floor. Reception was frequently unattended, and ringing the bell did little good. Breakfast was very basic. This is a very rough end of town and even though I was on the top floor... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2010

I stayed here in late Feb 2010 for two nights. They were non-consecutive so I got two different rooms. Had I not pre-paid I wouldn't have stayed the second night. Both times I took shared bathroom rooms. The first room was basically the size of the bed, no furniture but clean. Bathroom was close, but basic - YHA style. The... 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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#94 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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