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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bathurst, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staff welcoming, good friendly service, king sized bed room overlooking beach, close access to sea baths as well as small outdoor swimming pool. Can't go past St Kilda for eateries, entertainment for families and couples. Liked the relaxed atmosphere, unfortunately could only stay overnight. Will definitely return

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have recently stayed in high-end hotels, so facing a work-related three night stay at St Kilda I was prepared for a downgrade. What did I expect? Smaller rooms, crowded bathroom, no separate toilet. This was the case, but the Novotel at St Kilda has the charm of a beachside suburb as a trade-off. We had a Superior room, which... More

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

Andrew G Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Llewellyn Wyeth General Manager More

Melbourne, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We, my partner and I, stayed at the Novotel in a package deal with the booking of tickets to see Bob Dylan at the Palais Theatre, which is just walking distance away from the hotel. It was a queen standard room, very small. It had all we needed for our stay, though, short as it was. The beds were two... More

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

SueTjelland Thank you for your review and we do hope you enjoyed Bob Dylan last week. There was a great buzz around St Kilda during his concerts. We would love to welcome you back in the future and would recommend that you upgrade to a larger room to accommodation your needs. Another tip, Sign up to be a Le Club... More

Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked 6 months in advance to use our Accor members 'free' night ...The only half decent hotel available was St Kilda Novotel for that weekend August 1/2/3 - all the other hotels were booked out. ! Upon arriving we were asked to pay for the room. When we explained it was our free night we were informed that out membership... More

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

tipprincess Thanks for your review, we are very pleased to hear that the team here at the Novotel did everything it could to ensure you received your Complimentary night with you Advantage Plus Membership. Please do not hesitate to contact me directly on Llewellyn.Wyeth@accor.com if you still wish to discuss this matter further. Kind Regards Llewellyn Wyeth General Manager More

Bergen, Norway
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights as we love the St Kilda area. It was our second time here, but the hotel had not changed much from when we were here last time 7 years ago. The renovated gym was a plus though, offering a good selection. The rooms are getting old, not living up to the typical Novotel standard.... More

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

Anders F Thank you for returning to the Novotel after 7 years. It was great to welcome you back with us. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us including your breakfast. Please be aware that if you join our Le Club Loyalty program, as a silver member you receive Complimentary Wifi in all Accor... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Positive - our toilet wouldn't stop running so we were upgraded to another room. Negative - value for money, if we weren't upgraded, $180 to originally stay in a cramped hotel room then add parking and breakfast wasn't included. - the cleanliness was very average - the hotel was extremely out dated - the staff and the customer service were... More

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

apd9 Thank you for sharing your views here on Trip Advisor with regards to your stay. As discussed over the phone, please accept my sincere apologies for the confusion and consequent delay around your payments. We are reviewing our current policies to ensure that our guests are not disadvantaged whilst ensuring that the relevant security with regards to identity and... More

Warrnambool, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In town for work appts, we booked a room with ' full views of st kilda beach etc etc' ummm NO, 2nd story just above where the entrance is and buses stop and go from very early on!! Soo noisy!!! Got room service and ordered 2 parmas (always safe option and we were starving) OMG it was dark brown and... More

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

Tanya Thank you for your review and I am glad to hear that the concerns that you had were rectified during your stay. However in saying this, I am very surprised to hear of the noise from our hotel rooms to outside traffic. I will personally investigate the room that you were in as it is highly unusual that this... More

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St Kilda is a good position but the bathrooms are a bit dated and need some upgrading. The in room pillow choice was very limited. On the whole pleasant stay.Check in staff pleasant and helpful. Breakfast good.

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npabrahams Thank you for your review. Please accept my apologies that you experience was average, we strive to achieve a high level of service for all our guests, it is our goal and our passion. Sincerely 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
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Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Melbourne St Kilda 4*
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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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