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Art Series - The Cullen

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164 Commercial Road | Melbourne, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gardenvale
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are staying at The Cullen for 28 days between selling one house and buying another. The Art Series Residences program makes one feel special and it is so easy to inspect and book. The suite has a decent hotel kitchen with a dishdrawer dishwasher - sitting area, table and desk. The staff are just fantastic and the bed is... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I loved this place! Location was perfect for my needs, nestled in such a vibrant 'hood. My room was a quiet - no, SILENT! - haven. The art work and the staff (reception and bar, in particular) made my stay complete. A productive stay in a very pleasant, private environment.

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel has a great decor, young and fun vibe in a central location with lots of cafes, bars and restaurants around and easy access to the CBD. Service and staff very helpful, very good $ value too. They have a fragrance in the lobby which was divine, a great touch! Great food and cocktails in the restaurant too. The... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Really disappointed with our stay. We booked direct as the website said you could get an upgrade. But the check-in staff didn't even bother trying when I asked. Then we got put in one of the smallest, darkest rooms. The fittings in the room badly needed maintenance. From a filthy table that had clearly been broken at some point, to... More 

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Dear "salad1982", I am very dissapointed to hear of the issues that you experienced during your stay with us and would very much like to discuss this with you further. Please contact me at your earliest convenience on 03 9098 1555 or lauren_hodder@artserieshotels.com.au Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Without a doubt, one of my favourite places to stay in Melbourne! I stay at The Cullen regularly for both work and pleasure and i absolutely love it. The whole property is impeccably styled, with an added touch of quirkiness through Cullen's artwork. The staff always go above and beyond and the beds feel like a cloud. Would recommend this... More 

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Thank you "KaylaLB13" for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your recent stay at The Cullen. It is wonderful to hear that we are one of your favourite places to stay in Melbourne and very much look forward to having you return soon. Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Great service. Great rooms. Great food. I prefer to stay here rather than the CBD. It's got more character and is easier to get to for meetings with clients. Love the bistro downstairs.

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Dear "Jakknight13", Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your fabulous feedback following your recent stay at The Cullen. We are so excited to read that you had a "great" time with us and hope to welcome you back again soon. Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is something to talk about and an amazing experience!! We stayed 2 nights! Room was amazing and bed was the most relaxing! And linen brilliant! Service brill and so close to everything! Short tram ride and your in the city!!! Will stay again!!

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Dear "AlanaLewis", We could not be happier to hear that you had a "brilliant stay" with us at The Cullen. We look forward to welcoming you both back again soon. Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel regularly for work and this is one of my favourite places to stay in Vic. The rooms are all studio style and the art work is definitely what makes it quirky. The service staff are always super friendly and happy to help with all things local. The beds are amazingly comfortable.

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Many thanks Fiona for providing us with your feedback following your recent stay at The Cullen. We are very excited to read that you enjoy our "quirky style & friendly faces". We look forward to welcoming you back to one of your favourite places to stay again soon. Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, especially for those looking to shop on Chapel St. All restaurants are walking distance, along with great night life too. We stayed in an excellent, funky room! We thoroughly enjoyed our Cullen experience. We will stay here again.

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Thank you "Craig Jodie B" for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your stay at The Cullen. We could not be happier to hear that you had an ecellent experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Lauren Hodder Hotel Manager More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great space, really clean but the reverse reviews put a really bad taste in my mouth. the idea is that if you are a five star guest you receive a free night at the hotel. Now I am a five star guest. I am clean, I am friendly, I am polite and make no noise. The perfect guest! When I... More 

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Lauren H, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to offer us your feedback. We are disappointed to read this and do offer our apologies that this concept made you uncomfortable. There is no intention for this to happen and it is the major reason why the ‘Reverse Reviews’ campaign is an opt-in game. The concept plays along with the popularity of reviewing... More 

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