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Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD

97 - 103 Elizabeth Street | Near the Corner of Collins & Elizabeth, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
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Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD
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Ranked #116 of 172 Hotels in Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and a couple of friends stayed here for 3 nights for the stereosonic festival! We paid for a queen bed and bunk beds, the room we were given had an extra set of bunk beds which made it so much easier than us all cramming! The bathroom is huge and was perfect for 4 girls getting ready. It was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The tram is just outside the hotel entrance.You can go to Melbourne central station or queen Victoria Market from there.You can catch a free City Circle tram near the Flinders Street Station to visit City's famous Landmarks. This hotel is situated in the best of location.Free coffee and tea provided. In the corner of the collins street you can get... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Budget Ibis is a true-blue no surprises budget accommodation that meets travellers' essentials (i.e. a bed, a toilet and a TV). So if you have paid less than $80 per night like I have, then it is only fair to expect service and conditions fit for the bill. Hence this review must be customised for budget accommodation conditions. First, check-in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was first told they had parking,They didn't then the fridge in the room ran like a steam train at night and bunks where old and very squeeky. The room was tidy. But having to get up at 5:30 am to take car out of parking was a holiday killer. Communication was also quite hard to get past. This hotel may... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is more like an upscale Youth Hostel. The rooms are small but comfy. Its a good place if your traveling with friends or a small family. Rooms have double bed (very comfy and bunks). There is no fridge but your in the heart of Melbourne and convenience stores are everywhere. You can feel safe here you need a security... More 

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F1Manager, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Hey D72 :) always wrapped when we hit the spot, glad the facilities where able to meet your needs. All about the location with us. Just FYI - If you do need a fridge please keep in mind our Family rooms (not any different to standard except for bed config) do have a small bar fridge. Many of the Ibis... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to stay in a palace, go and pay for one. The Ibis Budget is exactly that: budget. Besides, you pay for the location, which is fantastic and in the heart of the city. We stayed in a Standard Room, which was unimpressive but adequate for a short stay. The linen was clean and pillows fluffy and there... More 

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for a few nights while in Melbourne. Great location in the CBD. Rooms were basic Ibis Budget style but were clean and very quiet. Interiors could be doing with a refresh and the paintwork etc done. Staff were very helpful. Checked me in early without fuss. Vending machines etc available on the 1st floor. Option available... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel: It’s a budget hotel so don't expect much apart from the basic facilities (no safe & mini bar). Room is small, neat, clean and cosy (but oldish). The bunk beds were averagely comfortable and the air conditioning worked efficiently. Staff: They were friendly, and accommodating. Check in was quick and check out is simple (just drop your room key... More 

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