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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

A great hotel located in central Melbourne. Rooms are clean and relatively modern and very quiet. Service was a little casual but the location and comfortable beds far outweighed the shortcomings in service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This hotel is very centrally located. All the sights, shops, the Queen Vic Market and Federation Square are within easy walking distance. The wooden furniture is a bit shabby and the hallways could do with a lick of paint. Please dont let this put you off - the beds are comfy, the rooms very quiet and the breakfasts are really... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Loved this hotel. Very business like, but cosy as well. King size bed was great. Breakfast included and excellent. No views to speak of, but how long do you spend in your hotel room when you are in Melbourne. Close to great shops and hundreds of restaurants. 5 min stroll to Flinders train station. No restaurant apart from breakfast on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

We made a return to the 353 after a few years absence. The room showed a few signs of wear: worn carpet, scratched table, tears in chairs, but was very clean and well maintained. The bed was extremely comfortable, and the bathroom a good size and well maintained. The blackout curtains did a fantastic job, and when we woke we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We stayed 4 nights. Excellent location and very quiet. King size bed very comfortable. Room decor very tired, but room was serviced daily with clean towels, and bed linen changed after 2 nights. We found all the staff very pleasant to deal with.More than adequate continental breakfast. If you need a hotel with views and expansive lounge area then you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

It has a perfect location for a great experience of Melbourne but unfortunately it doesn't deliver. Front desk staff is stiff and far from friendly (passable if you are looking for a false smile). Room size just right but feels uninviting and window hasn't been cleaned for a very long time. Décor needs some colour to overcome depressing dark brown... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Very small rooms, but clean. No room service which causes a problem when you do Philips Island day trip and the continental breakfast is really not worth the trouble. But very close and excessible to Flinders Street Train Station, the aquarium, shopping and several alleyway bars and restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for one night in December after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. I wanted a hotel close to the Bourke Street Mall, the Myer Emporium and Collins Street, this hotel fitted the bill perfectly. The staff were friendly and helpful and the room was very clean and cosy. Only a few minutes walk to Flinders Street... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

If you are a tourist to Melbourne looking for a cheap, centrally located hotel, this place ticks all the boxes. The lane opens up right onto the Collins Street tram stop, however you are also within walking distance to most major attractions, restaurants and laneways. The rooms aren't spectacular, but are quite good for the very cheap price. Breakfast is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This is a very conveniently located hotel right in the heart of Melbourne CBD. Little Collins Street runs off Elizabeth Street and the Causeway 353 is just a short few steps up Little Collins. To be honest, it's not the place to stay if you are after attractive, large rooms with scenic views. No, this is value, convenience and it's... More 

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the most popular 4 star hotels in Melbourne CBD, Causeway 353 Hotel is ideally located on Little Collins Street. Close to shopping and the corporate offices, the hotel is equally accommodating to both leisure and corporate visitors alike.Positioned amongst an extensive array of international eateries, cafes and quirky shops, Causeway 353 Hotel offers you an opportunity to experience the best of Melbourne's shopping right at your doorstep. Bourke Street Mall is within walking distance offering an assortment of retail icons such as Myer, David Jones and Zara department stores plus much more! The close proximity of public transport makes getting around town or visiting Melbourne's attractions easy, with both trams and trains departing nearby regularly. Entertainment and sporting venues such as The MCG, Rod Laver Arena, Etihad Stadium, Crown Casino, Princess Theatre, Regent Theatre, the National Gallery of Victoria, Eureka Tower, Melbourne Gaol, and Melbourne Aquarium are all easily accessible on foot, whilst it takes only minutes on a tram or train to visit attractions such Luna Park in St Kilda, Melbourne Zoo and the Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit. Shopping destinations such as Bridge Road, Chapel Street and the DFO South Wharf shopping centre are just a quick tram ride away.The hotel has a discount parking arrangement with Wilson's Galleria car park located at the corner of Little Collins and Elizabeth Streets. Should guests require airport transfers and tours, reception staff gladly oblige to assist with bookings.Causeway 353 Hotel is contemporary in style, fitted with modern facilities, designed with a rich warm decor with an ambience of comfort. The hotel offers 142 rooms comprising of Deluxe King and Twin Rooms, Spa Rooms and Deluxe Suites. All rooms feature an LCD TV with select Foxtel channels, in-room safe, en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, minibar, ironing facilities, as well as wired and wireless internet access (at a charge). Amongst the other facilities within the Hotel, a fully equipped gym and steam room are available on the 2nd Floor along with a separate business centre with internet access and printing facilities. Causeway 353 Hotel also provides a 24 hour reception and tour desk, as well as a guest laundry. Continental buffet breakfast is served daily from 6.30A.M. to 10.30A.M. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Causeway 353 Hotel

Address: 353 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Price Range: $94 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Causeway 353 Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 142
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Hotel Causeway 353
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#74 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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