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Crest on Barkly

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Bangkok, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

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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Calgary, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

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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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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91 reviews 91 reviews
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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20 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Maroochydore
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The room had recently been refurbished but still smelt strongly of paint. Woke up in the morning with a headache as there was no way of airing the room. The bed was ok and the amenities were all there. Due to the smell and headache we decided not to stay for breakfast so cannot comment on this. We were looking... More 

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St George, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a room for the grand Prix the location was superb and you could hear the cars from first thing in the morning, other than that there are not too many good features, the room although tastefully decored have been updated on a shoestring budget this is shown on the terrible patch jobs bad tiling and terrible cabnitery,... More 

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68 reviews 68 reviews
41 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The hotel itself is pretty old and it shows in the rooms. They're quite spacious, but need an update. My room definitely needed the carpet replaced and it looked like the bathroom door had been touched up (with paint), but the colour wasn't quite the same....4 to 5 "touch ups" that didn't quite match. The hallways are quite narrow and... More 

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johnp1410, General Manager at Crest on Barkly, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for taking the time to review our product. We are sorry that we have let you down in this instance. The maintenance team have been working on updating carpets repainting rooms and replacing curtains. unfortunately they had not completed the room you had bee allocated. We would like to welcome you back to our hotel... More 

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Address: 47 Barkly Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Port Phillip > St Kilda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Crest on Barkly 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Crest On Barkly Hotel St Kilda
Crest On Barkly St Kilda, Greater Melbourne
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#12 Luxury Hotel in St Kilda

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