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Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD

2.5 of 5
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97 - 103 Elizabeth Street | Near the Corner of Collins & Elizabeth, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The reception is helpful and friendly. We booked a 4 person family room and the room has a double bed and a double decker. That room was dark and small, and we had to put on the bedsheets on our own for the double decker beds. However, due to faulty toilet door, they changed our room to a 6 person... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here a couple of times, after realising that if booked in advance it is considerably cheaper than the YHA! For the price this is a good choice - great location, and a clean and comfortable room. Wifi is paid (and expensive). There are coin lockers available to store bags. The second time we stayed they let us check... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This must be the most poorly presented Ibis Budget ever. I have been in Ibis Budget in Europe for half price than this Melbourne CBD and they have been outstanding. It is just ugly inside and probably a breeding ground for depressions. Very Third World. Location: OK, in the middle of the CBD, but scary at night, typical, kind of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect location, very close to flinders street and station. Near to food places. Near to the famous bourke street. But the room was poor. Weird toilet design that separated with plywood to bathroom. Anyway, thats a budget hotel, so i cant demand more than that. There r no facility at your room, The water heater was so bad too. But... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ibis is in a prime location of the CBD, everything is within short walking distance. Check-in was smooth, even when we arrived late in the night from a delayed flight. The hotel is clean and relatively quiet. Free wifi is very low and we couldn't get any reception in our room. The layout in the room is basic, there isn't... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Classic Silver member and I was denied free internet on that card - not happy Service was poor, gentleman on desk was not very helpful Would expect if paying $12 for breakfast to get a lot more options than that

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is perfect for the budget concious traveller/s. Rooms are quite basic but that's all you need on a holiday. Close to Flinders St Station, Rod Laver Arena is not too far of a walk away.Plenty of food places nearby.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lets be fair, this IS a budget hotel and like all things, you get what you pay for but... I have a few issues. First let me just commend the staff, they were amazing, friendly, and when extra pillows were requested they jumped onto it! Location wise, this is fantastic, right in the centre of the city, close to everything... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I have come to Melbourne for a long weekend of shopping, dining out, etc. Ibis Melbourne is great for somewhere fresh and clean to sleep. We are in a queen room which sleeps 3. The shower and sink has a curtain around it so you'd want to be friendly with your companion. Clean, extremely reasonable and friendly.... More 

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