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“Great location” 4 of 5 stars
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Citigate Melbourne
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   270 Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Ramada Melbourne)   |  
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Ranked #78 of 171 hotels in Melbourne
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“Great location”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

We were on a long weekend shopping trip, and this hotel was great location for us to get to the DFO, Harbourtown etc shopping centres. Straight opposite the Flinders Station for access to all the trams and trains. Plus easy walking distance to the main shopping mall. Meander your way through the alleys which are full on eating places and a real buzz all day.
Our room faced the side alley and it was a little bit dark, but Ok with the lights on, we were not in the room other than at night. Room size was good, bed comfortable. Staff always helpful. The lifts are getting replaced so only 2 working which caused minor delays but was OK. We will stay here again.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Kristian L, General Manager at Citigate Melbourne, responded to this review, January 5, 2014
Charlie thank you for providing comments on your stay at Citigate Melbourne.

It's great to hear that you enjoyed the hotels location and the facilities of the property met your expectations.

We hope that you'll be returning to Melbourne soon and will have the opportunity to stay with us again.

Kind regards
Kristian Lindhe
General Manager
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Stayed overnight with a friend - two single beds in room which we further separated from each other and had plenty of room to do that. Good sleep and super comfortable pillows. The fittings in the room are a little worn/jaded but clean. Not much of a view but we were there for a function so the sleep and location most important to us. Reception staff very good. Overall a great hotel.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Kristian L, General Manager at Citigate Melbourne, responded to this review, January 8, 2014
Frances thanks for your feedback. We agree our pillow are amazing and the perfect accompaniment for our new beds. Make sure you come back and try them soon.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Staff are all very helpful and friendly. Hotel is located at great location in city centre. Whole place is really clean however no lotion or free wifi were available in rooms. 30 min free wifi is available from lobby but if 30 minutes are not enough then have to constantly ask for new code to access internet.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Kristian L, General Manager at Citigate Melbourne, responded to this review, January 2, 2014
Thanks for letting us know of your recent experience at Citigate Melbourne.

We're delighted that you found the team friendly and helpful and you enjoyed the central location of the property.

As mentioned, Wi-Fi is available in the hotel lobby and is complimentary for the first 30 minutes. Alternatively there is a business centre on the 1st floor of the hotel offering unlimited internet access for all hotel guests.

Thank you again for your feedback and we look forward to seeing you back at the hotel in the near future.

Kind regards
Kristian Lindhe
General Manager
Citigate Melbourne
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Additional Information about Citigate Melbourne

Address: 270 Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Ramada Melbourne)
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#68 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
#78 On the Beach Hotel in Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Citigate Melbourne 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Citigate Melbourne offers contemporary accommodation positioned opposite Flinders Street Station. The hotel is close to all the major sporting, fashion, entertainment and dining precincts within Melbourne. Citigate Melbourne features contemporary guest rooms with many offering breathtaking views of the Yarra River and Southbank. Guests can also enjoy a casual drink or meal in the relaxed environment of the Lobby Bar, keep healthy in the gymnasium, or surf the internet with free WiFi in the lobby and business centre. ... more   less 
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