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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed May 27, 2014

I stayed here with my husband and two sons and the positive were the swimming pool (although the boys had a hard time with the chlorine) and the handy location for shopping (QV building). The booking was disorganised so we were upgraded but when I called to meet the person to get the keys as arranged, she had gone home...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed May 18, 2014

For the money we paid to stay the week - well we got what we paid for. Location is fantastic, close to everything however the room wasnt that great. Lounge was revolting and leather was torn and tearing away all over it. Windows were really filthy also. I would stay there again, however if I had a few extra hundred...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed May 1, 2014

We arrived to a woman named tui texting us when it would be suitable for her to meet us to let us in. We then were showed up to the room that on first glance seemed ok, awful decor, but ok. Once we put our bags down and looked around we noticed just how bad it was. Firstly, whoever cleaned...

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1Thank Noella W
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

We were upgraded prior to arrival to a 2 bedroom from Elizabeth st to Russell st in QV building. The apartment was in a great location with shops, trams, and restaurants close by, apartment was warn and not over well kept, beds were a little uncomfortable with 1 bed having a few lose springs, could have used more pillows, happy...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed March 23, 2014

I booked this apartment which was on Liverpool street as opposed to Elizabeth street. Nevertheless, I really liked being tucked away with cute restaurants opposite and a nice ambience given China Town is a stone's throw away. The apartment was excellent and felt very homely. I had my family visit over the weekend and they loved the wooden floors and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed March 22, 2014

Our apartment was given to us in a very filthy state!!!! Broken furniture, soiled toilet, food stuck on walls, chairs, table and kitchen benches. The beds were very uncomfortable and I don't think it had been dusted in about a year... A very big disappointment for the money spent.... After complaining to one of the managers we were sent two...

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2Thank Trish M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed December 12, 2013

Firstly, be careful when you book, even though it says 250 Elizabeth street, Melbourne, there are actually other apartments and we were placed at Liverpool Street. No issues with it, was close to a lot of nice bars, great facilities. Apartment was fine, nothing to write home about, it was clean enough and we don't ask for a lot so...

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Jimboomba QLD
Reviewed July 29, 2013

We are a family of 4, our children aged 11 &13, we stayed for a week at the Habitat Apartments and thought they were perfectly situated in Melboure. They are what you pay for and what we expected from a three star place. We contacted the apts as we wanted two single beds in a room for the children which...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed March 19, 2013

just stayed here for 5 nights, fab location @ the 275 russell street location a bit noisy from the building across the road Great service with meeting me at 11:30pm at night for check in had a few issues but kim and the team sorted them out apartment has cheap furniture in it but a good washing machine and dryer...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed December 20, 2012

Perfectly situated in CBD Melbourne to enjoy the laneways, restaurant and cafe's. The rooms are well appointed, very clean and modern. The beds are great. I liked the idea of having a private apartment as well. Highly recommended.

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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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Additional Information about Habitat Apartments

Address: 250 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Habitat Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“2nd bedroom was a weird shape so one of the two single beds was tucked into an alcove in the wall. My son loved this but I wouldn't have.”
 of 5 bubbles LydiaM15, May 27, 2014 | Read review
“The restaurants across the apartment (on Liverpool Street) are great. Try Rice Paper Scizzors and make the most of Chinatown being so close by!”
 of 5 bubbles Nidamars, Mar 23, 2014 | Read review
“The apartment at Liverpool St is close to chinatown and nice bars.”
 of 5 bubbles E1306XLlindah, Dec 12, 2013 | Read review
“We were up high, so there was not alot of traffic noise, If the type of bedding is not available on the website it is worthwhile asking.”
 of 5 bubbles aneyefordetail, Jul 29, 2013 | Read review
“Higher floor not noisey”
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 of 5 bubbles suemil, Sep 25, 2012 | Read review
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