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“Great hotel in funky area”

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Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
Ranked #2 of 19 Hotels in St Kilda
Certificate of Excellence
Perth, Australia
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“Great hotel in funky area”
Reviewed November 8, 2007

They get the basics right - friendly and very helpful staff, lovely spacious room and large comfy bed. In addition, breakfasts were stunning, bathroom was modern and very clean and the hotel itself was funky and inviting.

St Kilda is a great place to stay and its so easy to get to the city and other areas on the trams.

For food in St Kilda, check out Las Chicas for breakfast (203 Carlisle Street, next to Balaclava Train Station) and Cicciolinas for coffee, lunch, dinner and drinks at 130 Acland St (no bookings).

  • Liked — The spacious room and modern bathroom
  • Disliked — Noisy neighbouring air conditionner (not really something the hotel can do much about though!)
  • Stayed October 2007, traveled on business
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Additional Information about Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne

Property: Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne
Address: 2 - 8 Carlisle St | St Kilda Beach, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Port Phillip > St Kilda
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in St Kilda
#1 Business Hotel in St Kilda
#1 Family Hotel in St Kilda
#2 Luxury Hotel in St Kilda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne 4*
Number of rooms: 86
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Immersed in the action of Melbourne’s favourite beachside playground, this 86 room boutique hotel is a perfect base to explore St Kilda, Melbourne, and its surrounds. Moments away from St Kilda Beach, Palais Theatre, Iconic Luna Park as well as famous Acland Street cake shops, cafes, restaurants, and bars.   There's so much to explore and quite a bit of history too. Influenced by St Kilda's entertaining scene in the 50s to 70s, Cosmopolitan was once known as the Rock and Roll hotel, popular with a number of great Aussie icons and international performers.   Catering to all budgets whether it be for business or leisure, Cosmopolitan Hotel has accommodation styles to suit all needs. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne - By 8 St Kilda
Cosmopolitan Hotel St Kilda
Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne St Kilda, Greater Melbourne

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