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The Prince

4.0 of 5 2 Acland Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed two nights either side of the Melbourne Cup. I was disappointed for a number of reasons: 1. I stayed on the 4th floor; I was expecting people to be enjoying themselves but the noise levels were thumpingly loud ... literally ... the walls very vibrating 2. I tried to get hold of reception several times without success. I... More

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Perth, Australia
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57 hotel reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Prince many years ago and loved it. I decided to stay one night before transferring to the apartment I had booked because I was spending a few hours in the spa, so it was convenient. I was shocked by the decline in the standard of the hotel. Rooms are extremely dated, definitely all need to painted, re-furbished... More

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Denpasar
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26 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel, good location, nice rooms and affordable. Great service at the front desk, decent bar. The place just needs a bit of love when it comes to maintenance. Rooms, corridors etc can do with a bit of paint as wear and tear is showing.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel decor was very boutique- loved the little room touches. Restaurant styling was immaculate and food was sensational. Waitress was very helpful. The concierge was mixed- some were outstanding and unfortunately let down by a girl on the desk in the morning who was quite frosty. The hotel is a bit out of the way from the city but great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We loved staying at the prince... it's such a classic St Kilda hotel, the room was fantastic, we stayed in a mid range, deluxe which had a big ensuite with a big marble bath and separate space for sink. The decor is really clean and smart, there's parking attached and the staff are excellent and really helpful. The generosity of... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The Prince Hotel is located to everything you need in St Kilda with easy tram and taxi access. Great restaurants nearby (De Stasio's for dinner, Barney Allen's for drinks and Pelican or Miss Jackson for breakfast). We had breakfast in the hotel but found the menu rather limiting compared to the fantastic menu from a year or so ago. The... More

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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Great location in the heart of st kilda and all the offerings, restaurants, beach and close to the CBD. The rooms are very small, for two people you need to book the deluxe as a minimum and if you get a balcony what a bonus, you get to people watch and have a great view over the heart of st... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We chose a superior room which was a bit pricier but gave us a balcony overlooking Fitzroy street-worth it for the people watching. The room was apparently more spacious than others but it felt small, especially the ensuite. Room was well appointed with a modern decor and the double glazing blocked out the noise. Our queen bed was comfortable but... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Loved everything about The Prince. Stayed in St Kilda because it is such a great old-fashioned beach location. Trams to the city outside the door. Walking distance to loads of great restaurants. Breakfast included in room rate - we chose a different one each day to check out the menu. Great room with balcony (if you wanted a cigarette). Excellent... More

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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed here because we wanted to go to a restaurant in rripponlea we found this location perfect. It was easy access to chapel street as well which was great for shopping & going out for dinner. We were greeted warmly, the restaurant Circa was excellent; breakfast had great selections, the food and service was awesome. The noise level was... More

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Address: 2 Acland 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 — The Prince 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
The Prince Hotel St Kilda
Prince Hotel St Kilda
Prince St Kilda
The Prince St Kilda, Greater Melbourne

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