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Hotel Sophia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   277 King Street | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 8001, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2009
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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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melbourne
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2009

Even though i check out reviews i normally do not have the time to write a review. On this occasion having read the reviews before i went ( and they are split) i actually rang the hotel to check on a few concerns. During the conversation they said that they would welcome my feedback after my stay. I found the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2009

Mitigating circumstances required me to cancel three out of the four days of my stay at the Sophia Hotel. They would not refund the remaining three days. Instead, they offered me a voucher to be used within a 12 month period. I wouldn't wish anyone to stay here. The front of house manager had never seen a company credit card... More

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Adelaide
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

I was very disappointed with my visit here. Although the location is good, the price is good and the included breakfast is nice, it is not worth it due to the noise, pathetic customer service and lack of care from management. The first bad experience was at check in when the staff member was slow to provide service and unsure... More

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melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2009

Neat, clean, friendly, hot water, good security, great breakfast, good quality teabags and coffee. Only one thing missing was a face cloth in the bathroom.

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melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2009

I very much enjoyed my stay here and would recommend the hotel to others. The staff were friendly, helpful and professional. The rooms are clean and well maintained. The location is excellent- thank you

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Melbourne
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2009

Attended 30/07/09 before P!nk concert looking forward to a great night, arrived to find the staff had lied about hotel surrounds(we had rung the night before asking if there was parking or a pub and was told parking was great and there was no pub near by - we didnt want to be near a pub ncase of music or... More

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loutarismanagement, director at Hotel Sophia, responded to this review

The directors, managers and staff of hotel sohia are absolutely committed to customer service- coterminous with this commitment is integrity. We expect our staff to act with integrity and we expect those who deal with us to act fairly and honestly. The review is not fair nor does it accurately potray the property or staff. The reviewer spent a total... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2009

I thought I should show the other side so to say. On the 29th July I sent an email asking for 2 rooms on 16th August for 4 nights. No reply so I rang them up in the evening and yes, no problem rooms were available but they would send an email confirmation next morning. No confirmation next morning so... More

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loutarismanagement, director at Hotel Sophia, responded to this review

The reviewer contacted us as a travel agent on a commercial basis. The reviewer has not stayed with us, has never had a reservation with us and has never been near the property. We chose not to enter into a commercial arrangement with his firm as is our right and we replied to him in a reasonable time frame. (... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2009

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights just last weekend. It was suggested to us by our travel agent, son-in -law and as usual he was spot on. Its location is excellent ,should you be visiting Etihad stadium, just 2 blocks away. Its also close to Spencer St. station, Sky Bus (to and from airport), free tram loop,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

This is a lovely little hotel in king street close to the city circle free tram and a short walk to shops and spencer st station. The room ( a superior boked through the hotel website ) included a king bed, a single and a queen sofa bed. bedding was new and beautifully clean, room was very spacious and included... More

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melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2009

very friendly owner Paul, and most helpful staff hotel well located

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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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