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Adelaide, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we asked for clean several times since we moved in, stayed 4 nights but won't clean until 3 nights there, different answer from different staff, the staff's uniform so dirty on the reception, what's the point to clean the room the night before we checked out? how should we know if they didn't tell us at beginning of check in?... More 

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is well situated within 2 blocks of the station where the Skybus leaves for the airport. The free trams are just 1 block away, so it it is ideal for travellers. However the hotel rooms are pokey and there are no hooks or shelves in the bathroom to hang anything. The shower was the worst i have struck,... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While we didn't stay in the hotel its self we did have lunch in The Golden Age hotel. To be honest it's nothing to brag about, a bit old and run down buy reasonably clean and the staff were friendly. We popped in here for a quick lunch. $24 got us a Chicken parmigiana with chips and a beer as... More 

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Hotel Sophia for a second time and the return was a better experience than the first. Check in much easier and friendlier and although in a similar room the re were no issues with cleanliness or noise. Like the free wifi and the coffee machine as well as having a kettle with tea and hot chicks available. Check... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We got our bag and money stolen from our room at this hotel we traveled from Brisbane and was stopping in Melbourne for one night before heading to Tasmania on the ferry the next day as we checked in about 3pm we went shopping at dfo went back to hotel about 6 had showers then out to the casino for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

1) Unwelcoming staff who look sluggish and not very enthusiastic with their service. 2) Won't let you to check in before 2pm even though it was apparent that they weren't fully booked. My flight into Melbourne came in early and got there at 11am. So I had to loiter around the vicinity for 3 hours until 2pm. 3) Stayed there... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

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 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 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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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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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

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 - $232 (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:
#109 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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