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Novotel Melbourne St Kilda

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 The Esplanade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 18 hotels in St Kilda
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not sure about some of the previous disappointing reviews, but my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay for one night. Staff were great, check in a breeze, room was very clean and updated, breakfast which was included was good also, was good to sit in and watch an included movie of our choice was also a nice inclusion! Overall,... More

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61 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Once again on our annual migration to Melbourne we elected to stay at the Novotel. Yes I know on every previous report on this property I have sworn never to return so what is the fascination ! My wife said if I have nothing good to say then say nothing. Let me sum the hotel up this way. We paid... More

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Llewellyn W, General Manager at Novotel Melbourne St Kilda, responded to this review

Mr Archer Thank you for your review and please accept my apologies for you not receiving the correct replacements within your room during your stay. I have shared your comments with the team and we will ensure that this does not reoccur. I would welcome you to contact me directly on Llewellyn.wyeth@accor.com as you are clearly frustrated with your previous... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was ok. Standard hotel. The cost is not reflective of anything much. Paid extra to face the ocean in an upgraded room, but it wasn't anything fancy. It was a room with some windows, a bed, couch, small table and bathroom. I must admit, I liked the bathroom and particularly, the fact that there was a bath for me... More

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Llewellyn W, General Manager at Novotel Melbourne St Kilda, responded to this review

Talia O Thank you for the review here on Trip Advisor and please accept my apologies that the hotel was not to your liking. We strive to be a lot better than average. However I trust you enjoyed your night at the Espy. Llewellyn Wyeth General Manager More

Adelaide Hills, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location and very comfortable hotel. One of the better in-house gyms of any of the hotels I stay at. The bar can close early, so as a late night person that is a bit disappointing. Sound proofing between connected rooms was tested by some noisy bonkers next door. Highlights of the area were Penguin spotting across the road on... More

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Llewellyn W, General Manager at Novotel Melbourne St Kilda, responded to this review

Gary J Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor, It is great to see that you experienced our Penguins near by. Kind Regards Llewellyn Wyeth General Manager More

Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night. On arrival I was told our room was ready early - which was great and very convenient however other than that this was virtually all the information he told me. He gave me to cards for the room and said have a nice stay! No "you are on level five, you can find the elevators to... More

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Larissa O Thank you for taking the time to post your review here in Trip Advisor. Please accept my sincere apologies for your experience when you arrived at the hotel. I would like to discuss this with you directly and will contact you to discuss further. Kind Regards Llewellyn Wyeth General Manager More

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Address: 16 The Esplanade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Port Phillip > St Kilda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Melbourne St Kilda 4*
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Accor St Kilda
Novotel St Kilda
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Novotel Melbourne St Kilda Greater Melbourne

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Family Hotel in St Kilda #5 Luxury Hotel in St Kilda #6 Business Hotel in St Kilda
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Located in the picturesque, seaside suburb of St Kilda, Novotel Melbourne St Kilda is the city's premier beachfront hotel. Situated only 6 kms from the city and 28 km from Melbourne Airport, the property boasts 211 guest rooms, extensive conference facilities, heated swimming pool, fitness centre, onsite parking as well as dining in Grill 3182 Restaurant & Bar. The diversity of Novotel Melbourne St Kilda and its beach-side location will ensure a most memorable stay. ... more   less 
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