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    Best Western Riverside Apartments

    474 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Loud unsafe and avoid if at all poss due to laneway fights drunks police drug deals defecation in lane ambulances sirens bad bad news. Dont go there unsafe on a Sat nite imho especially for family stays.

    Thank Ian Genevieve S
    Response from Steven B, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Riverside ApartmentsResponded 6 days ago

    I'm terribly sorry you felt unsafe during your stay at our annex property, The Highlander. In the apartment building we have a lift code that is available only to guests but activities in the street are beyond our control.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wifi and shower. I do not recommend this place. You knew that already. The shower in our apartment was appalling. Dribbly warm water. The worst shower I've had to endure since the 1990s and travelling round the worst B&B's in the UK... I was single...More

    Thank stowboy
    Response from Steven B, Public Relations Manager at Best Western Riverside ApartmentsResponded 6 days ago

    I'm sorry to hear you had an unpleasant stay with us. We have reduced our rates to reflect that our property is in need of renovation. We are commencing renovations in August and as soon as possible the apartments will be updated and the facilities...More

    Reviewed June 4, 2017

    This hotel was conveniently located for our trip to Etihad Stadium. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Price was competitive. View of the city was lovely, but there was a bit of street noise on a Saturday night.

    Review collected in partnership with Best Western
    Thank lindacI5095AS
    Response from Steven B, Public Relations Manager at Best Western Riverside ApartmentsResponded June 7, 2017

    Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks too for letting others know. We are just about to start new renovations so I hope you will return and enjoy the new comforts.

    Reviewed May 17, 2017

    The staff were great, the lift in the annex was out and as an older couple walking up the stairs was a nightmare. The staff were outstanding and transferred us to the main building, we had to move twice we packed they moved. It will...More

    Thank MAY1939
    Response from Steven B, Public Relations Manager at Best Western Riverside ApartmentsResponded May 18, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay. We hope to see you both again soon. Oh, glad to hear you enjoyed the upgrade too.

    Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here only for one night. Was so near to all of the busy spots along the river just where we needed. The staff were really nice and we got a very warm welcome. Good view of one of the Rialto Towers too. This set...More

    Thank IcemanVXR
    Response from Steven B, Public Relations Manager at Best Western Riverside ApartmentsResponded May 7, 2017

    Thank you both for posting a review of your recent stay. I know our staff try hard to make guests feel welcome from the moment they check in. Glad to hear you both enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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    Jennifer W
    October 4, 2016|
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    Response from oioioi1 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think it is 24 hour reception so best contact them direct and make suitable arrangements
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    May 28, 2016|
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    Response from Morro999 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Anita, our rooms faced the side of the building & we had views towards the city & buildings down the way so no spectacular views really. The apartment itself was lovely & clean & was very quiet as it was a Wednesday... More
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    Response from rarehols | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed at riverside recently in a non view apartment which suited me for the location n my purpose. If you really want a view - better phone them and request one. I read a previous stayer did ! Hope this helps, appt very... More
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    "The main building is newer, the annex is of a high standard but the lift could be an on going problem. Cnr..."
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    "Staff happy to reconfigure room to suit needs"
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    "The 16th floor was mainly very quiet -- the north side of the building."
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