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Crest on Barkly

47 Barkly Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Ranked #13 of 18 Hotels in St Kilda
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful 5 day stay with our Probus Club. Friendly, caring staff who greeted us with a smile and a chat each meal time. Plenty of space in room and quality meals. Trams are close by and so is 711 where you can get your myki card. I will certainly return.

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the second time we have stayed at the Creat on Barkly. We stay here as it is convenient for the Melbourne Ironman. The staff are always friendly. The other problem we had is our room had ants in it and so did our friends at the other end of the floor. I also think in this day in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed last year and really noticed a huge change in the whole establishment. Location is just great and walking distance to all the St Kilda attractions. Car parking was so handy being close to the track......... Rooms look amazing.. Staff are so friendly and go above and beyond.. Great service guys........... You topped of a fantastic Grand Prix weekend.... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is good but the room is old & the carpet is very dirty. Wifi is free but only in the lobby area. The the elevator is so old, I knew from the first look, the worst thing is my dad got stuck in the elevator for almost 10 mins and he tried emergency phone and no one picks up!!!!.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a basic, clean, cheap hotel in a good location, this is a good choice. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. I arrived early and they got my room ready A couple if hours ahead and let me check in at no extra charge. The location is a short walk from the St Kilda road... More 

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Natalie B, Front Office Manager at Crest on Barkly, responded to this review

Dear Kevin, Thank-you for your kind review . We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that our service and facility met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the near future. Kind regards, Natalie - FOM More 

Sale, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

From the moment I called to book I was happy, the lady making my booking was not only lovey and friendly but also gave me a great deal on a room. The rates are so reasonable compared to other places in melbourne. The rooms were clean, our room was spacious ( more spacious than some other I think.) The place... More 

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Natalie B, Front Office Manager at Crest on Barkly, responded to this review

Dear Kimmybabe, Thank-you for your kind review . We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that our service and facility met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the near future. Kind regards, Natalie - FOM More 

Wodonga, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Great area to stay for a few days. we stayed 2 nights in a standard room, in the room we had 2 queen beds, good quality beds, good big room, they have renovated these rooms and but they have not replaced the carpet which needs doing because they are stained and worn out even has an iron burn.We stayed in... More 

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Central Victoria
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20 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Easy to get to, free parking, clean unit, great and friendly service.. very central to just everything. Walking distance to Palais, eateries, beach and general shopping. Quiet room, easy to book, great in all ways.

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for only a one night stop over, we arrived quite late and left reasonably early. The rooms have been recently painted/renovated and are clean but still lack a nice finish. Carpets are stained and scorched from where people have dropped irons and the spot light in our bathroom was hanging down. The walls are very thin to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Crest on Barkly, although just your average accommodation by standards the friendly and helpful owners/operators more than make up for the niceties (and price tag) that other upmarket hotels have to offer. The restaurant within the hotel which is open to the public offers an intimate or alfresco dining experience and you simply must try the veal marsala off the... More 

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