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Econo Lodge City Square Motel

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Wangaratta, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked in for 2 adults, 1 child. The reception was tiny and overcrowded, when we finally got to the room it was clean but basic, there were no covers on the doonas just a second sheet covering the stained yellow doona. Though they knew there was 3 of us only 2 towels are given and there was no one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here when we went to Melbourne for the football. 20 minute walk tonMCG. On Busy Swanston St and close to everything you need. Room was OK but a bit tired. Bathroom clean. If you want to be right in the city this is the place to stay

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Tasmania, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've travelled to Melbourne several times and I e never heard of this hotel.. I came across it on the Internet and it was really cheap and central so I thought as it was only a night ill give it ago .. Hey I was really surprise .. The rooms was a good size with a separate bathroom .. Very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at City Square Motel for the weekend and it was lovely. Our room was reasonably priced and clean. The room was nicely decorated, the bed was comfortable, the bathroom was clean and the shower had great water pressure. The reception desk attendant was friendly and helpful. It is in a great location with Flinders station... More 

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Toowoomba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We have stayed here a few times and each time have asked for a deluxe queen which overlooks Swanston Street. The rooms are very spacious and have opening windows, if you are happy to have some background street noise (not bad at all.) Staff have always been friendly and it's only a short walk to Flinders St Station and Federation... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This place was great was bang in the middle of city the location could not have been better nice big clean room with all the facilities that you would need. Will defo go again. Very friendly helpful staff.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We stayed here mid May including a Saturday night. Clean accommodation close to everything and quiet considering it's on Swanston St. Staff always helpful and courteous. My sister and her two daughters from north Qld and myself from Perth had two de luxe twin rooms and all of us were pleasantly surprised at the rooms (we are all seasoned travellers)... More 

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

EconoLodge, City Square, at 67 Swanston Street is the closest hotel to Flinders St Station, Southbank, theatres, and is a short walk from wonderful restaurants in Degraves St and Hardware Lane. The bedrooms are large and comfortable, and the ensuite bathrooms have been recently renovated. The reception staff were friendly and helpful with useful information. Rates cheaper than those advertised... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Making a last minute work trip on a budget, I booked into the Econo Lodge based on its proximity to where I needed to be. You get what you pay for when it comes to accommodation and I would not stay here again. The good * Friendly and efficient check-in * Free wifi (albeit a bit patchy on level 4).... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

After staying in a place only $30 more expensive the previous night, I was shocked at the difference in standard. The top level smelt of cigarettes and dampness. Luckily I found a window which opened to get fresh air. I was to afraid to assess the cleanliness, and went for the ignorance is bliss tactic.

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Staying in Central Business District

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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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  • Refrigerator in room
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The City Square Motel. Located in the heart of Melbourne. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge City Square Motel

Address: 67 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly The City Square Motel)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Price Range: $75 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Econo Lodge City Square Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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The City Square Hotel Melbourne
City Square Motel
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