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Hobart, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room is very tidy, has everything you need for a quick stay. Coffee machine in room is great and TV has many channels. Clean bathroom and the place having a bar downstairs with pool table is great. Good location and easy to get to places like Etihad by walking.

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KL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our first time in Melbourne and honestly I got no complaints at all. At first we were uncertain if we made the right decision based on the mixed feedback, but all in all, we satisfied with our stay! The room is small, yes, but compared to UK / Paris standard, this is normal. Location = nearby to the shopping district... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, The room was not as shown on their website. No lens could photograph the room due to its minuscule size. Abuse from the owner (who denied he was), a manager (who also denied he was), blame given to 'new staff', 'website not up to date'. Worst was, for a four day stay (prepaid) towels and bedding are only changed... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros - location, easy cheap breakfast in the morning, room simple but perfect for what I needed for work in the city for a week. The reception let me have my room early as one was available. Very much appreciated!! Would definitely stay again if price still good. Cons- doubting the 24hr reception as I went a couple of times... More 

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Diamond Beach
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok..so I've read the previous reviews and I should really know better. 1. Reception won't talk to you at all till after 2pm if you are checking in. They will walk past you, see you waiting and tell you they cannot access the computer to check you in any earlier..even 5minutes! 2. Room we had adjoined another with only a... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only good thing about this city accommodation (this is not a hotel) is its central location (although kings st is known for its gentlemen clubs). Their staff is inexperience, the room was very very cold, the works on the building next door started all days at 8 am, there was no daily cleaning service and the owner of the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very basic,which is all i was looking for as I was only there to sleep and shower.The bed was too firm for me.I only had to see the receptionist 3 times,and when we had trouble with the wifi he was very good and came to our room and sorted it out.I wasn't sure where to catch the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel online for a girls weekend, looked really nice, after out late flight we got to the hotel at 10 pm with '24 hour' reception and we waited half and hour before someone came to the desk and and said 'sorry was in the Kitchen' terrible first impression. Room was clean but tiny and smelt very musky.... More 

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Aranda, Canberra
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

This hotel is very handy to Southern Cross railway station. The more interesting parts of CBD Melbourne, however, are accessible either on foot or by trams that run along Bourke street which is a couple of blocks away. The bed was very comfortable and there were enough pillows. Toiletries were minimal for my stay of several nights. On checking-in I... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

I've stayed here on a previous stays also, the staff (who never seem to be around) are friendly and helpful when you need them though. The rooms are clean however the set up is a little awkward, the tv is kinda bunged fairly high up on a wall to the hard right of the bed above the closet (its on... More 

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Neighborhood Profile
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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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Hotel Sophia

Address: 277 King St | Box 14116, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Price Range: $62 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sophia 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Sophia Hotel Melbourne
Hotel Style:
#106 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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