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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews
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Was here for 7 nights on a business trip. most of my time was in the CBD so this location was excellent. Room was clean, neat and quiet. Bed was comfortable but soft. Restaurant was good but a bit expensive but might be just Melbourne. Good front desk. Would recommended.

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A great location, quite close to Spencer Street Station and very quiet compared to other hotels right in the central CBD. Room was comfortably sized for a twin share situation. Staff were very efficient and friendly. Breakfast menu was good.

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3 Thank 333Rosemary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I'm impressed with the staff. They were helpful. I came in at 6 am & need to go tour the whole day. They store my luggage & when i came in at 8.30 pm, the luggage is already in the room. They also allows late check out at 11 am next day which was nice as I was so exhausted.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location for my business trip in the heat of Melbourne CBD. Rooms were excellent, lots of free Foxtel channels that other hotels don't provide. Clean and modern. Will definitely stay here again.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Melbourne for three nights for work, I took a Queen studio overlooking Langs Lane. Size is fine for a short work trip or for one person, if staying longer with two people I would ask for an apartment. I am currently sitting in the room now and there are roadworks directly outside the hotel but I cannot hear them... More 

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Country Vic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel regularly to Melbourne for both business and pleasure, so it was a little sad when my normal hotel was too full to get a reasonably priced room. I booked this through QANTAS and received a smallish Queen room which was perfect for my one night stay by myself. I asked for a quite room and got it -... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location and friendly staff make this an excellent choice for our needs. Despite construction work literally right outside the building we slept well thanks to sound-proofing on the windows. The breakfast deal in our accommodation package was good value, and any-time access to good tea and coffee in the foyer was an added bonus. The hotel's commitment to sustainable... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Alto for 4 nights and were impressed with all aspects of the hotel. The room was very clean and in great condition and the staff were extremely helpful in dealing with any issues and providing information on trips and Melboune as a whole. The location was great - right outside was a tram stop... More 

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Benalla, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We haven't been to Melbourne for 3 years but we are so pleased to again stay at the Alto. So clean, staff so friendly and helpful (as my dear old father said--they act like they are glad to see you). We dined in last night: superb. I cho se chicken madras curry and my dining copanion lamb shanks which she... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location. Walking distance from Southern cross station. Short walk to the city centre or catch a tram .Tram stop is out in front Comfy beds, clean rooms.Hotel provided everything you need including free Wifi. Staff are very polite and helpful.

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Melbourne's multi-award winning 4 star eco-friendly boutique apartment hotel that is Carbon Neutral, Green Star and Green Globe accredited.Located in the centre of Melbourne city within a 2 minute walk of the airport express shuttle, shopping, train station and free tram zone. Easy walk to major attractions. Features include rooms, studios & apartments, restaurant & bar, library & book exchange with complimentary espresso coffee, car parking, gym access, massage room & free wifi internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alto Hotel on Bourke

Address: 636 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Price Range: $118 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alto Hotel on Bourke 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Alto Hotel Melbourne
Alto Bourke
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Melbourne
#7 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#8 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
#9 Family Hotel in Melbourne
#14 Best Value Hotel in Melbourne
#15 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
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“Overlook the lane and towards the back”
 of 5 bubbles Paul-and-Loretta, 1 week ago | Read review
“Quiet rooms face the laneway so are good options for light sleepers”
 of 5 bubbles LovesAWine, 1 week ago | Read review
“Get the ones at the end, you walk a bit but its calm and peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles varunynr, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Next time I'd go double bedroom on the fourth(top ) floor”
 of 5 bubbles 162tonye, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Is staying for more than one night, try for a one bedroom apt”
 of 5 bubbles theodore_10, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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