We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Statesman Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
The Statesman Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 125: English reviews
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We required urgent accommodation after two family members were involved in an accident and flown to Canberra hospital- we rang at 7am asking if we could take a room straight away so we could shower and then get back to the hospital - no problem at all with no additional cost. Later when additional family members arrived they quickly and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank robyn M
Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All went well just about sums it up. The booking was uncomplicated, the price was reasonable, the room was very comfortable and clean, the staff were friendly and helpful. Oh - there were plenty of options for eating and drinking (even for gambling for those inclined that way). The nearby shopping center is home to one of Canberras best second...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank blauemadeleine
Goulburn, Australia
Reviewed December 8, 2016

I could not believe it. The stairway carpet looked a bit tired, but what a surprise when I entered my room. It was a decent size, very clean, well laid out. The bathroom was spotless, no mould in the shower. I will definitely stay there again, and it is only 10 minutes into the city centre. The bed was very...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank gchallinor
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed December 4, 2016

The receptionist was very nice and explained clearly all the rules (checkin time, checkout time... etc). Room was clean and quiet. Hopefully one day they will upgrade the TVset (very small screen and far from bed, hard to watch). Location of the motel is near a pub, where we could find good food and plenty beer.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mick S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed November 12, 2016

This was my first time staying here and I had a deluxe balcony room. On the positive side - the room was quite spacious and had a decent-sized balcony for sitting outside. The rooms are a bit dated but, given the price, that didn't bother me. I found mine quite spacious. (Some new pillows though would be a good idea,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Baz2026
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Our room is on the 2nd storey, so we have to carry the luggages to the room. We managed to get this room with 2 beds. The room is big and spacious and the beds are more than comfortable to rest our tired bodies after a 3hr plus journey. The heater is strong enough to keep us warm throughout the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kittybaby3000
Jindabyne, Australia
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We were in Canberra for a family wedding and found this hotel to be inexpensive and well located. Taxi fares to and from venues in the city were reasonable. The breakfasts (not included in tariff) were excellent and the staff were friendly and helpful. Teabags, etc were topped up daily. The rooms were comfortable and spotless. The hotel is right...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mary G
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel. I stayed in the King suite and it was very clean and comfortable. The cleaning staff are really lovely and professional as I had a chat with them while they were doing their rounds. Well priced and the location is great as there are parks nearby and a small shopping complex with a Coles next door. I also...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Carolyn S
Merimbula, Australia
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Stayed one night as had some job interviews close by. Room was comfortable. Great shower and generous with tea bags etc. Free wifi. Good restaurant in hotel and Coles supermarket next door. Plenty of parking and easy to find coming from the South Coast.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dawn3847
Reviewed October 15, 2016

This hotel is old, but clean and comfortable. Our room was spacious (apartment room 99). There was however insufficient car park spaces by night. We found that we would often go offsite for meals or the event we were attending to return late at night to a full car park and have to park on the street. We also experienced...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Suli and Toa L
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

13 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Canberra hotels
0.8 mi away
Quality Hotel Woden
Quality Hotel Woden
#37 of 58 in Canberra
201 reviews
1.1 mi away
Abode Hotel Woden
Abode Hotel Woden
#27 of 58 in Canberra
240 reviews
8.6 mi away
Ibis Budget Canberra
Ibis Budget Canberra
#42 of 58 in Canberra
390 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.2 mi away
Brassey Hotel
Brassey Hotel
#25 of 58 in Canberra
425 reviews
3.7 mi away
Diplomat Hotel
Diplomat Hotel
#12 of 58 in Canberra
480 reviews
3.7 mi away
University House
University House
#29 of 58 in Canberra
320 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Statesman Hotel

Address: Cnr of Strangeways & Theodore Streets, Canberra 2605, Australia
Location: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: $82 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Statesman Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 64
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your The Statesman Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Statesman Hotel Canberra
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Canberra
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from The Statesman Hotel staff and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Statesman Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“I had room 20, it was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles gchallinor, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a ground floor room when possible for the ease of moving your luggage”
 of 5 bubbles kittybaby3000, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“Balcony rooms are nicest”
 of 5 bubbles 656maryg, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Good value for money with all the trimmings 👍🏼”
 of 5 bubbles RHadvisor, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“Room 27, adequate, good value for money and quiet. Canberra was -3 but room was warm”
 of 5 bubbles MrFredBahrain, Jun 15, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay