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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“darling towers”(81 reviews)
“great location”(532 reviews)
“tram stop”(145 reviews)
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsdarling towersgreat locationtram stopwashing machinecentral locationtwo bedroom apartmentfull kitchenthe heart of the cityclose to shopsfederation squarestay there againgreat place to staypublic transportshort staycollinsaccommodationswanston
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

Very old and unkept. Paid for superior and wasn't placed in a superior room. Location was great, room in need of upgrades. Doors banging all hours of night (not venues fault). Water pressures in shower were horrible. Staff very lovely.More

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Response from raphaelkozminsky, General Manager at BreakFree on CollinsResponded November 29, 2017

Hi, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us, and wonderful to hear you loved our amazing central location in the heart of the Melbourne CBD. If there was an issue with room allocations then please dont hesitate to let us know as soon as possible...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

For a mantra property I was very disappointed . The facilities were very average and the rooms dated and tired . Lack of storage in the pokey second bedroom meant we had no room to hang clothes or put cases out of the way ....More

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Response from raphaelkozminsky, General Manager at BreakFree on CollinsResponded November 28, 2017

Hi, Thanks for sharing your feedback, and apologies we were unable to meet your expectations in this instance. Please appreciate we are not a Mantra property (4star+), but rather a BreakFree which is a 3 star property and not to the same standard as a...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

great place and fantastic staff we always stay there you walk out the door and everything is there ,shopping all the eating places you want , tram at the front door the station just down the road and Burke street mall just up the road,

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Response from raphaelkozminsky, General Manager at BreakFree on CollinsResponded November 27, 2017

Hi, Thanks for sharing your wonderful feedback with us! it was a pleasure hosting you, and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future, Kind regards, Raphael General Manager

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Great location in the CBD - close to pretty much everything! Also good for people staying for longer periods of time as there is a full kitchen and washing machine properties. The only thing I didn’t like was how loud the air con was which...More

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Response from raphaelkozminsky, General Manager at BreakFree on CollinsResponded November 27, 2017

Hi, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. While our older apartments AC units are not the quietest given they are 30+ years old, they are extremely powerful and do a great job of quickly cooling the apartments down at which stage you can turn...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Stained carpets. Water damaged ceiling. Holes covered with ply wood & screws. Air con so loud had to turn it off to sleep. Worst pillows ive encounted. No milk for coffee. No water pressure. Terrible nite.More

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Response from raphaelkozminsky, General Manager at BreakFree on CollinsResponded November 27, 2017

Hi, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us, and apologies we were unable to meet your expectations. Our apartments arent the newest, and admittedly not for everyone, although hopefully you enjoyed our central location, budget pricing and all new bedding & linen throughout. All the...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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$97 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$97 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
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Hafiza A
September 3, 2017|
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Response from Janette G | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a car either. We flew from Perth. Breakfree are very friendly, just give them a call. There is hotel parking not sure how much though
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srast83
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Li C | Reviewed this property |
Hi srast83, in regards to Breakfree on Collins, Melbourne, the difference between one bedroom apartment (22 sqm) and superior one bedroom apartment (32 sqm) is size. My advice :- when you decide to book superior one bdrm... More
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Smoogee
May 3, 2017|
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Response from raphaelkozminsky | Property representative |
No, only the deluxe two bedroom rooms have a walk in shower, all the best, Raphael
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"We were on the 8th floor with Collins st view, and it was very quite,"
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"some rooms have a balcony. That opened onto a side lane. Very Little noise"
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"I requested a high room with a nice view and was given a top floor room, which was great."
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"The lower rooms are better as the higher you are, you look over a backpackers with a very very loud air..."
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