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The Richardson Hotel & Spa

#1 of 58 Hotels in Perth
Certificate of Excellence
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32 Richardson Street, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 58 Hotels in Perth
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our 4 night stay in The Richardson. The staff were genuine and helpful, and provided a high quality service. Our room, a deluxe suite, was spacious and nicely outfitted. The decor is elegant and good quality, rather than cutting edge, and we felt that this hotel really deserved the luxury label. The Richardson was a calm and... More 

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of your experience at The Richardson. I am delighted to read that you found us to be a relaxing and comfortable escape during your trip to Perth. Thank you for your comments and we look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Shaun Fields Hotel Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to write a review as The Richardson has delivered an excellent experience. We had booked a spa special - massage and champagne high tea afterwards. Due to a mistake by the hotel our original booking had to be rescheduled. However once in- it was brilliant. One of the best massages we (all 3 of us) have ever had.... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
42 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a brief stay at the Richardson during our whistle-stop tour of Australia. It's a beautiful hotel, with a warm welcome from the pleasant helpful staff. Although it is in a quiet suburban area, the stop for the hop on/off bus which took us into Perth is only about 300 yards away. A very enjoyable stay, many thanks.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of staying at The Richardson due to a lack of availability at the hotel I was supposed to be accommodated in with fellow business acquaintances. I was booked in the classic room. The customer service was exceptional, the staff were very friendly, the room service was superb, just a wonderful stay overall. Nespresso coffee machine, coffee... More 

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Perth, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We stayed here for our wedding anniversary and it was wonderful from the moment we checked in. We stayed over Easter long weekend so the hotel was fairly quiet. We were upgraded to a suite. The hotel staff were very helpful and friendly walking us up to the room and making sure we knew about all facilities. We also received... More 

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for letting us be part of your special occasion. It is great to see that we helped create some memorable experiences for you and that we managed to get you a complimentary upgrade on your special day. It certainly was a pleasure having you with us over the Easter weekend and hopefully we get... More 

Gravesend, United Kingdom
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61 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

My first trip to the lovely city of perh ,and what a superb hotel ,top staff who are extremely polite and a a-z of local knowledge ,my room was clean and very nice good food in the morning ,will stay again

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us as your hotel of choice for your first ever trip to Perth, it is wonderful to read that we were able to add to your great experience of our fantastic city, not to mention that you now think of us as Perth's best, a fantastic comment particularly from someone like yourself who has vast experience... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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111 reviews 111 reviews
104 hotel reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I am still amazed that this hotel is considered no 1 in Perth. There is nothing wrong with the hotel, but the vibe is a little old fashioned. It has been renovated in the 90s with large rooms and balconies, and the clientele in the breakfast room around 10 am was well in its 60s. I believe that the rest... More 

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

I appreciate that you have taken the time to write your review. Unfortunately you have made a number of completely wrong statements regarding The Richardson. The Hotel is purpose built and opened in November 2006 ( not "Renovated in the 90's" ). The location is certainly not "Industrial" as you state, we are 400 meters from Kings Park and Botanical... More 

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I really really like this hotel. Very well located for offices in Perth and the CBD for that matter, this hotel offers very nice rooms and service. There is a fabulous restaurant, a very comfortable bed (that I struggled out of for an early start) and a very well stocked minibar to enjoy. I'm really delighted to know there is... More 

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jet199 It is fabulous reading your review and seeing how satisfied you were with your recent stay with us. Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards Shaun Fields Hotel Manager More 

Fremantle, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Made a latish booking for a room for Saturday night to celebrate a special wedding anniversary. Wonderful welcome from the reception staff. Spacious room with everything we needed and the bonus of a very good sized balcony. Very quiet setting but handy for Subiaco and also convenient for the CAT bus to the city.

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. It is certainly a delight to read that you have found a quality hotel for a quick "local escape". We look forward to your return. Kind Regards Shaun Fields Hotel Manager More 

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Had a wonderful check in experience and they are very child friendly. The spa rooms were amazing and exactly what I was after. Some time away and to be able to sit back and relax. A little pricey but I found the service to be as expected.

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Shaun F, Hotel Manager at The Richardson Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

A delight to read that you had a "wonderful stay" with us and in particular that you thoroughly enjoyed our Spa. Thank you for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back Kind Regards Shaun Fields Hotel Manager More 

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