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In a quiet, leafy street, a short walk to Lygon St with great places to eat & shop & Melbourne Uni
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In a quiet, leafy street, a short walk to Lygon St with great places to eat & shop & Melbourne Uni
Fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, microwave.  There is also a full laundry at Meko. Lounge with leafy view and widescreen tv
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31 reviews
In a quiet, leafy street, a short walk to Lygon St with great places to eat & shop & Melbourne Uni
Fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, microwave.  There is also a full laundry at Meko.
Lounge with leafy view and widescreen tv
A tranquil retreat with queen pillow top mattress, ensuite and fully air conditioned
A bright ensuite bathroom for Bedroom 1
Beautiful & private bedroom with luxurious queen pillowtop mattress, ensuite, fully air-conditioned
A lovely designer ensuite bathroom with shower
We think of everything
Relax on the wide balcony with BBQ
Carlton - we love it!
Lygon Street is Melbourne's 'Little Italy'
Melbourne, great to visit!
Cartlon Gardens, the Royal Exhibition Building and Melbourne Museum are close by.
Lygon Street - full of atmpsphere
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Melbourne, Victoria

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Nat48G
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
“Great location”
Reviewed October 5, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Meko is in a great location in Carlton, walking distance to many restaurants and adjoining suburbs with a tram stop around the corner for trips into the city or further afield. The house was very comfortable and homely, wifi included and a good fit for 2 couples. Katrina dealt with our booking and was very responsive to all questions and needs before we arrived and while staying at the house. Would highly recommend Meko !

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Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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camtoucan
Sydney, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Perfect pad and location”
Reviewed September 8, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Family stayed here for a long weekend...the location is a stone's throw from Lygon St and the tram stop to the city and elsewhere.
Cute terrace in a quiet street... A little noise from passers-by when staying in the ground floor bedroom but not really an issue.
House was fully stocked with everything you need plus pantry items so we were able to have a few meals at home.
Katrina was delightful to deal with and had some great suggestions on the best coffee on Lygon St.
My car (SUV) fitted in the garage with about 1cm to spare!
Would definitely stay here again and would recommend it as a fabulous base to explore Melbourne.

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Shoei25
Singapore
Level 6 Contributor
30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Lovely Neighbourhood & Beautiful House”
Reviewed July 1, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Katrina has been really prompt and patience with all my inquiries.

Like what the other guests had said the location was superb with supermarkets and restaurants all within walking distance. Our rented Four-Wheeler car was lengthier than expected hence we had difficulty parking it in the garage so Katrina came to the rescue within short period of time and gave us the ticket coupon for parking at the allotted parking lots near to the house. (Thank you Katrina)

The house was very cosy (love the colour details of the cutlery) and well-equipped. Most of all, it feels really homely hence my family had a cosy and happy time staying at Meko. The bed & sofa were very comfortable too though bedroom at level 1 isn't recommendable for light-sleepers due to the night crowd passing by the street occasionally till pass midnight (for heavy-sleepers, no worries at all). The steps were a little tired for my elderly father's leg but still he adores Meko overall to the max.

We love strolling hence we even stroll all the way from Meko to Queen's Victoria Market and South wharf. Hope you enjoy your stay as much as we did.

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Liked best: Everything, the whole house & well-equipped kitchen
Liked least: occasional noise from crowd passing by the street late in the night
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 2, 2016
Thanks for your comprehensive and lovely review! We really appreciate it and hope to see you again. Warm regards, Katrina
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Nis1505
Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
“Excellent Location!”
Reviewed April 15, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Meko!

Location is great. Walking distance to downtown the zoo and many other places of interest. The apartment is well equipped and comfortable. The only thing I would recommend to improve is to have an option to place a Queen Size bed in one of the bedrooms. The double bed we had was a tight squeeze for my husband and I.

Excellent stay overall.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: The double bed
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
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Management Response
Apr 16, 2016
Thanks for you lovely review and so glad to hear you had a great stay. Just for the information of the people reading this review, the beds at the house are both queen sized beds, the guest might have meant that they prefer king sized beds. Warm regards, Katrina
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JamilahMS
Singapore, Singapore
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great location, lovely home”
Reviewed April 3, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Meko is a lovely place to stay when you are in Melbourne. The supermarket & restaurants are in walking distance. And if you are game for a good workout, walk to Queen Victoria Market & Bourke Street. Dealing with Katrina was such a breeze as she would reply to your email/queries promptly. The notes to bring out the trash bin (every Tuesday night) & the police station contact number, were very helpful & thoughtful. If you are a light sleeper, we would not recommend the 1st floor bedroom for you. It does get noisy when you have people walking past & talk loudly. Other than that, we enjoyed our stay at Meko very much and are already thinking of our next visit. Thank you Katrina.

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Liked best: The homely environment. A home away from home.
Liked least: The floor where the sofa is was very dusty when we checked in. We had to vacuum the entire floor.
Traveling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Families with young children
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BazJackSa...
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
272 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
“Ideal spot for city visit”
Reviewed February 5, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Meko is a modern house which has been set up for two couples to share and all furniture and fittings are high quality. Its situation suited us as it is close enough to walk to attractions if you wish to or easy to get the bus. The best part for us was it's proximity to Lygon Street which has fantastic atmosphere and restaurants galore (primarily Italian).

All dealings with Katrina were friendly and efficient and she was flexible with our leaving arrangements which was a great help.

There was a bit of street noise on the Saturday night, more noticeable from the ground floor bedroom, but only people talking as they walked by, and a small inconvenience compared to the overall location.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Bit oisy
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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geoffrogi...
Sydney, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“excellent place in a fabulous location”
Reviewed January 28, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

Spent 5 days in meko what a fabulous terrace in an amazing location.
Katrina was fantastic and a pleasure to deal with, forget hotels .
The best recommendation I can give is that we will be back .

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Liked best: everything
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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  • Was the property as advertised?
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  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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