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Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport

Caldwell Drive | Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
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Ranked #6 of 6 hotels in Tullamarine
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Trafalgar, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As its named suggests, it's a budget hotel by the Ibis chain. It has the basic facilities in its room to meet travellers' needs who are either at the airport for an early flight or who get in late. It meets its purpose. Its location, and price, is very good for the night stay before or after a flight.

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Geelong
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Date stayed – 5th May 2014 No of people - 2 Location – 500 metres from Tullarmarine airport Room Information The unit is small however is enough space to have luggage without tripping over them. It has a small desk, chair & bar fridge. Bathroom/toilet is unusual as it is like a separate module. You have to go up a... More

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Avenel, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rooms are extremely small but for the price and for one night it is perfect. Everything is clean and breakfast is just lovely. An added bonus was that the man on duty in the morning was very friendly and helpful.

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hobart
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118 reviews 118 reviews
40 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Formally a Formula 1 hotel, the place hasn't changed and is still a good option if you are leaving Melbourne early or arriving too late for connecting flights. Rooms are very basic but beds and pillows are comfortable Coffee and tea are available near reception as is a basic breakfast option to buy if required. Fast food outlets are also... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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32 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for a transit from Canberra to Jakarta. its location is in walking distance from the terminal, just follow the sign board. As the budget hotel the room is a bit small. The bed and the bathroom was fine. Good for transit.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Organized 7 am check in got there to be told there was no rooms available till 9am. Had to suggest to reception to check if a room was free. Rooms are small. Dirty aircons that barely work. Toliet and shower I have seen better in caravan parks. No water pressure and had to squat to get under shower head. Would... More

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Don C, Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback received regarding your recent stay with us . So sorry to read that you would not recommend us . Unfortunately it is unclear as to who you organised the 7am check in with . Our staff members are aware that to promise an early check in at that time of the morning would be very... More

Kingscliff, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ratings here should be according to what you are booking. It is a budget hotel not the novotel! As it is - a great choice - cheap - clean and 5 minutes walk from the terminal. They could do with a few more signs - especially from the BP servo around to the hotel

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Don C, Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review . We really appreciate your comments given . We are indeed a budget hotel and we never pretend to be something else . It was most pleasing to read that you found us to be a great choice - being inexpensive and clean with a 5 minute walk to the terminals . We... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rang a head of time and was told to call when landed in Melbourne so we could check in early.. the rude woman behind the desk didn't greet us when we walked in.. instead we were told to wait until 9am, then it changed to 930. Came back at 930 again no greeting just a rude toned " you still... More

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Don C, Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments . It was disappointing to read that the receptionist on duty at the time was rude . We always try to accommodate early arrivals as best we can . Sometimes there are delays in trying to get rooms ready quick enough for waiting guests, particularly early in the mornings . However there is no place... More

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Address: Caldwell Drive | Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Tullamarine
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Hotel Formule 1 Melbourne
Melbourne Hotel Formule 1

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