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Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice helpful staff. Beautiful room and setting. Quiet despite being off the main road, but the rooms are "secluded" within an inner courtyard. Rooms were spacious and amenities nice. Location is not as convenient as we had thought but it was not a big problem but did add to our driving time.

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Coolangatta, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was nothing like the photos that were shown upon booking. We were put in a house down the street where the the kitchen was virtually bare, garden neglected and light switches were in very unusual places (which is not very helpful in the dark) Not worth the price we paid!

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Jack1130, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Hayley, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback following your recent stay. Please accept my apologies that we did not meet your expectations. I certainly appreciate the feedback and will share your feedback with the team and a management to assist in future improvements. Regards, Bhuwan S

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off Nepean Highway, not far from the Highett metro station. Clean, well maintained, confortable, friendly staff. It was packed on the week-end, but it was still well maintained and quiet. A good spot if you need to be not to far from the city but most of your business is in the southeastern suburbs.

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Thank Octav C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great dinner at the restaurant - meal was excellent. Great food and excellent service from Wilson. For the morning, grab a coffee - Eva makes a great coffee! The room is basic but fine and a good size. The hot water shower is powerful and hot!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed December 13, 2016

The Buckingham is a special place for our family. We stayed at the Buckingham when visiting family going through a difficult time. This modest hotel was an oasis of tranquility for all of us over several months. We made endless short notice requests - guests coming and going, young children, room changes, meals out of hours. The staff of this...

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Geelong Bellarine, Australia
Reviewed November 30, 2016

An excellent motel in a very good location. Walking distance to Southland Shopping Centre, Highett restaurants and on ly a short drive to the many sand belt golf courses. The accommodation is spacious and well presented. Despite being on the highway double glazing suppresses all noise.

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Buderim, Australia
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Very good standard rooms and facilities. Excellent standard of meals and service in the Busby's Restaurant. Ample free car parking. Free WiFi. Sensible prices both in the restaurant and the accommodation. Located very near some great early morning coffee shops.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Even though the weather was miserable the Buckingham was a good place to stay. The room was a high standard, clean and a reasonable size. The bed was very comfortable and the shower excellent. The only issues are parking which is tight and getting to the location is a little tricky. While the Buckingham is about 25min from the CBD...

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Cape Paterson, Australia
Reviewed October 21, 2016

If you have reason to be in the South-East of Melbourne this is a good option. First of all it is conveniently located in terms of being on the Nepean Hwy. So plus points there. Also the turn off to it is located in a small additional lane separated from the main highway lanes by a cement/concrete/whatever barrier. So you...

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Thank Paul L
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights while my partner had a medical procedure nearby. Rooms are neat and tidy - they're also quietly tucked away from the noisy highway. Very close proximity to the Westfield shopping centre. Meals are really great quality but expensive.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy your stay at this boutique venue surrounded by gardens in Melbourne bay side area, comprising 72 modern 4 star rooms, onsite restaurant, 4 conference rooms and outdoor pool and is a proud winner of "Certificate of Excellence 2013" from Trip Advisor. Excellent Location• 2 KM to Moorabbin & Cheltenham• 3 KM to beach and Bay side suburbs such as Sandringham & Brighton• 0.5 KM to Highett train station• 17 KM to Melbourne CBD• Less than 5 KM to leading golf courses in the area• 9 KM to DFO factory outlets• 1.3 KM to Southland Shopping centre• 10 KM to Chadstone Shopping centre -Fashion Capital of Melbourne • 10 KM to Caulfield Race Course• 42 KM to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport• 6 KM to Moorabbin Airport• 15 KM to Grand Prix Circuit - Albert park Buckingham is located on Nepean Highway in the heart of the Moorabbin- Cheltenham business district in the south eastern Suburbs of Melbourne.Buckingham International offers • 24 hours reception• Restaurant offering hot breakfast and healthy dinner choices • Bar open daily from 5 PM onwards • Room service option available 24 hours • Free off-street parking• Valet dry cleaning service• Onsite washing and drying facilityOur newly renovated rooms features • Modern & elegant decor• Luxury beds with triple sheets • 42" flat screen television• Complimentary high speed Wi Fi access• 8 free Digital Foxtel channels including movie and sports channels• Ergonomic Work desk• High security keyless entry• Spa bath in Executive Spa suites and many more luxury extrasOur RestaurantAJ's Bar and Bistro is the perfect dining experience - offering exciting international cuisine as well as popular local produce with professional service and a relaxed atmosphere. You can find your choice of variety of wine, beer and cocktail ranges in our drinks menu. Loving the warm weather in Melbourne? Feel free to catch up with friends for drinks in our courtyard. Trying to keep yourself fit? William Fry Reserve is only two minutes away best of either a short walk or a quick run. Offsite Gym passes are available.(Nominal Fees apply). Waves leisure centre with pool and gymnasium is also about 3 minutes driving distance. Our team awaits to welcome you at the Buckingham International. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International

Address: 1130 Nepean Hwy, Highett, Bayside, Victoria 3190, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Bayside > Highett
Price Range: $101 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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“All the rooms are good and there a large rooms for families”
 of 5 bubbles neilr979, Nov 30, 2016 | Read review
“Request a room at the rear of the establishment (high room numbers 50-70)”
 of 5 bubbles ormerods, Nov 29, 2016 | Read review
“Back of the hotel is quieter ,but you will here the train every hour.”
 of 5 bubbles 286camillan, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“rooms further away from the lobby are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 999colettem, Feb 21, 2016 | Read review
“rooms at the rear are quieter away from reception and dining area”
 of 5 bubbles 29sylviak, Jan 2, 2016 | Read review
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