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Aria Serviced Apartments

4.0 of 5 285 City Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia (Formerly Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank)
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Townsville, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed here after the booking website we used lost our booking, this was no fault of Plum but they fixed the issue by putting us here for the same price. the view was awesome (NYE view of the city skyline) and the room was great. The only issue is the car park, the corners are very very tight, hard... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Stayed for a week at the hotel. Location is great, walking distance from the CBD and opposite the huge Crown Entertainment complex. Had a room on the 37th floor which had a great view of the city. The apartment itself was smaller than I expected but well furnished. It had a bedroom which could be closed off with sliding doors,... More 

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Albury, NSW
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

8 people (4 couples) stayed here in March 2014. We booked 2 x Two Bed Two Bath City view Apartments, level 26 and 35 I think. Upon booking we requested rooms on the same level, they informed us this is not possible as there is only one of that room type on each floor, we understand that, but when we... More 

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Singapore
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56 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Internet is chargeable and is not consistent with their connection. Mostly, I don't get it at all which I felt quiet cheated by their service provider. Car Park is chargeable and the corners are really sharp and tight. You will have a hard time with a large vehicle. The car park entrance is at the back of the building and... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The location of these apartments were fantastic. We had booked on the tramcar restaurant, so this was just a short walk to the tramstop. The staff were very obliging, the apartment was a very good size and ticked most of the boxes for us. The only downfall to this place is the Carpark. Be sure to drive a small car... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed at Plum Apartments in two different apartment styles over a weekend in February. First, I must say how great the location is -- I usually stay in the CBD or North Melbourne, but it was a short, maybe 10-15 minute walk to the city (and tram stops nearby if tired). The beds were comfy (better bed in the... More 

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Eaton
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights business and pleasure. Apartment was in need of a good clean, pillows lumpy. Daily serviced during the week, but nothing anywhere to say it doesn't happen at the weekend. Would stay again. Staff were friendly and helpful.

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

No double glazing and the traffic noise is terrible. Also a nightclub near by that's open until 5 am and it sounds like your right on top of it. Would NEVER stay again. Worst apartment for noise I have ever stayed in.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

A group of us have been friends since meeting in Sydney in the early 80's and some years back we decided we should all get together every year or two altho we're spread out around the country. As it was we decided on Melbourne as it was easiest for us all to get to. Little did I realise when I... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I booked a girls weekend away to Melbourne as a surprise for my mum's Birthday. We stayed Friday and left Monday. It was sort of a last minute idea so I couldn't opt for a more pricey apartment but still wanted to stay somewhere nice & a good location. There were 4 of us and I chose the 2 bedroom,... More 

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Address: 285 City Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia (Formerly Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank)
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Southbank
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aria Serviced Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 81
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Also Known As:
Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank Hotel Melbourne
Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank Melbourne
Hotel Style:
#92 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne

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