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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I normally stay here each November for the golf tournaments near by. I've always had a great experience, so I stayed here for business recently rather than the city. Obviously its more low key than the city, great shopping at Southland and plenty of places to eat. PT close by (train). Nice sized rooms, good TV. Room service if you... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the Buckingham for a week for business in the area. I found the hotel to be clean, well appointed and comfortable size room. I liked the location of the hotel as it was close to everything, including the Westfield shopping centre and Highett Street shops. The bathroom was small, but really good condition and I liked the... More 

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Thank Matthew W
Adelaide, Australia
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights in a standard queen room. We were pleasantly surprised with how spacious our room was. It was spotlessly clean and well appointed. Our room package included breakfast. There was a well cooked an presented range of hot and cold foods, that were topped up regularly. The staff were friendly and efficient. Thank you Best... More 

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JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Ree A, Thank you for taking the time to review about your recent experience at Buckingham International Hotel. I am pleased to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspect of our hotel.Thank you again for your wonderful feedback and we look forward to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

Launceston, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Buckingham for 3 nights in a executive room. We found all the staffs friendly and helpful. We booked a package deal through Buckingham website and it was cheaper than other website. The hotel is close to all the restaurants, train station and only 10 mins walk to Southland shopping centre. We would definitely stay there again.

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Thank petertas123
JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you for your time to share your feedback with us. I am delighted to hear you found all the staffs helpful and friendly . Yes, we do offer cheaper rate on our website. Thank you again for choosing Buckingham International Hotel and we look forward to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

Beverly Hills
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great Place clean and tidy as always - Second time we stayed. Great for couples and families and business. Close to major shopping centre has Coles, Kmart, BIG W, Target and other great shops and movies. Close to beaches of the south of Melbourne and not far about 10mins drive down the Nepean Highway then you at St Kilda where... More 

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Thank 286camillan
JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Camillan, Thank you for your comments about your recent stay at the Best Western Plus Buckingham International.I sincerely appreciate you sharing your feedback in relation to the location of the hotel and we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We arrived to find there was a misunderstanding in relation to our executive room booking. The room we had booked was occupied. The staff in lieu of this then granted us with an update to the spa excutive suite. We can only say after this type of service and the quality of the room we will be back and in... More 

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JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear TassieRandR Thank you for your time to share with us about your recent stay. I am delighted to hear we managed to upgrade you to Spa Room after the confusion with your booking. Thank you again for choosing Best western Buckingham Hotel and we look forward to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

Brisbane, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

On the many previous occasions I have stayed here I have never had cause to complain. This time requested repairs not done, cleaning of room not up to scratch and also slow,general standards not as good as previously. Need to improve to previous high level.

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Thank Ian G
JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Ian, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your recent stay at the Best Western Plus Buckingham International. I will addressed your concern with the team and I hope it will help us to improve our service. Thanks again for the feedback and I hope that you will give the Best Western Buckingham the opportunity to... More 

Trafalgar, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Would highly recommend staying at the Buckingham in Highett. Clean friendly accommodating in every way. Will be staying again and hopefully for longer. Right across from a great shopping centre only a matter of minutes travelling time to the beach, some great restaurants and cafes nearby and if you want to go to the city only about 20 minutes away.... More 

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JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Loreta T, Thank you for your time to write feedback about your experience at our property. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay including the location of the hotel. We hope to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

Mortlake, Victoria, Australia
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314 reviews
74 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

It's clean and comfortable here and the beds are good. The bathroom was small but practical. It's quite noisy though and the rooms are very light at night. It was still a pleasant enough stay for the 3 of us overnight. The further back from the road the quieter it would be I suppose.

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JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Geoffdemanser, Thank you for taking time to review about your recent experience at Buckingham International Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you found our room and the beds clean and comfortable. We look forward to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha More 

Moama, Australia
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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Very well presented hotel with great restaurant and bar on-site. In easy walking distance of shops, restaurants, bars, takeaway shops, RSL Club, supermarket and train station. Very helpful staff and good room service.

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JackC2012, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International, responded to this review

Dear Mikemoama Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback about your experience at our property. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and I will share this with the team. We look forward to welcome you again. Regards, Bhuwan Shrestha Front Office Manager BEST WESTERN PLUS Buckingham International More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
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: $89 - $119 (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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