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    Carlton Clocktower Apartments

    255 Drummond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good22%
    • Average19%
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    • Terrible31%
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    “great location” (12 reviews)
    “a great stay” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 82 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We have visited before an we absolutely loved it then but this time was such a disappointment. On arrival staff member was very unhelpful an unfriendly which was very offputting. It also would been nice to have been told about the $300 security deposit on...More

    Thank Amy S
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed in the cbd before this, and paid $100 more per night. The place is clean, more up-to-date than the last time we visited, and the staff is cheerful. You can walk to nice places to eat, the Victoria Market, and the Melbourne Museum....More

    Thank NewlyRetired625
    Response from carltonclocktower, Front Office Manager at Carlton Clocktower ApartmentsResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your review and i am glad that the fire did not disturb you greatly

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    There have been mixed reviews about this property but I can only report as I found it. While the decor is dated everything was clean and tidy and everything worked The unit was spacious and the big plus was the installation of double glazing on...More

    Thank mic0l280
    Response from carltonclocktower, Front Office Manager at Carlton Clocktower ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your feedback, and it is great to know that your sleep was not disturbed by the major fire that was occurring less than 100 metres away from you, thanks to the double glazing. In relation to the Electronic Bond required on check...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The location is amazing and that's where it ends. I have been staying at this property on and off for 7 years and have seen it's sad decline. We had booked 10 apartments for a family wedding being held close by. We had broken beds,...More

    Thank Debbie T
    Response from carltonclocktower, Front Office Manager at Carlton Clocktower ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your feedback and our sincere apologies that we did not meet your expectations.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    In one word : Dungeon This is a complex consist of few units in one complex The property I was staying was full of insects, moulds on walls, ,bugs in the bathroom and extremely rude and unprofessional staff. The room smells, carpet stinks, stains on...More

    Thank Thomas H
    Response from carltonclocktower, Front Office Manager at Carlton Clocktower ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Thomas, thank you for your feedback but upon checking our reservation system i am unable to locate your booking, and given your experience feel that perhaps you have the property confused with somewhere else you might have stayed.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $117 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #50 Business Hotel in Melbourne
    • #117 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Lygon Street
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    • Quest Carlton Clocktower Melbourne
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    "There is a small amount of free WiFi then you have to pay."
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    "DO NOT STAY Under any circumstance"
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    "Take a torch if you're checking in at night, it's dark and hard to find the rooms."
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    "Higher rooms have a bit of a view"
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