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Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport

2.5 of 5
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Caldwell Drive | Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport
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Ranked #6 of 6 Hotels in Tullamarine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2011

Only good thing is location, if you need somewhere for a one night stopover. Rooms clean but noise carries badly from all the late arrivals. Only amenities are a tv in your room, linen and vending machines. Next time I'll pay $40 extra and stay a bit further out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

Recently stayed at Formule 1 Tullamarine mainly because I had an early flight and had to be up at 5.00 am. I heard all the stories about tiny rooms, small bathroom ect. The bottomline is I got what I paid for and enjoyed my stay. I have often stay in other local hotels in and around Mickleham road prior to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2011

Tiny room. Small TV w/o remote. Tiny sink beside queen bed, not in toilet. Dust balls at corners. Bunk bed on top of queen bed was not made up. No overhead lighting, only 2 incandescent tubes beside bed. No bedside tables or even a table for luggage, no fridge, no hot water kettle. Shower had no partition so whole toilet... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2011

After having previously stayed in Formule 1 Sydney Airport which was basic but clean and modern, I expected much the same at the Melbourne Airport one. NOT SO!! It was disgusting. It was dirty and had a foul smell. The air conditioner was so noisy that I couldn't sleep. It was very disappointing. I am flying into and out of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2011

The girl at the desk was hard to understand and rude....mumble mumble. I almost got stuck in the tiny little shower. The BEDSPREAD had WHITE STUFF on it.....YUCK.....DON'T YOU PEOPLE WASH THE BEDDING???? Why have the sink a mile away from the toilet??? We like to wash our hands after using the toilet. Our room stank. I am not eating... More 

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