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Ibis Budget Canberra

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very strong smell of food in the hallway, and then the smell penetrated the room. all very small, compact stop for one night it is not bad. You can go out -near the Park with jumping kangaroo. The usual dumb hotel.

Thank abdurahim0va
Goulburn, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A typical IBIS Budget. Very small rooms, the shower is very small, especially for a tall person. The water pressure was poor. The beds were very comfortable, Tea & Coffee making in the room. All in all, it served its purpose, a comfortable nights sleep. It is very clean, and maintained in good condition. I will stay there again, because...

Thank gchallinor
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When ibis took over Formule 1 and titled it BUDGET they weren't joking. This hotel is dirty and run down. I highly recommend staying somewhere else. Please pay more for your trip and get a nice room that you won't regret.

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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basic , comfortable, budget accommodation. Room was small but clean. Booked at discount rate - Good Value for price Some common areas need repairs. Close to service station and McDonalds - great fish & chips at nearby Watson shops.

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Thank JayCM57
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In acknowledgement of it being a cheaper hotel - as suggested in its name "Ibis Budget", I believe effective and efficient customer service is imperative regardless of price. However, my experience lacked any good customer service whatsoever. From the moment we stepped into the place to check-in at a vacant reception desk, to the expressionless reception staff whom failed to...

Thank ianos93
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Very small rooms would not be an issue if they were at least clean. Greeted at hotel entrance by bin overflowing with rubbish, foyer dirty and unattended, hall and common areas unkept and worn. Rooms small and not properly cleaned - hair, dirt and worse left from previous occupants.Bathroom capsule mouldy and smells like urine, housekeeping is minimal and tardy....

1Thank fatpieater
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed at this motel for one night during the Australian Running Festival in Canberra. It's a budget hotel, at a budget price. Comfortable enough bed (though not enough pillows), compact bathroom and quiet location. This girl is easy to find and the price was great. I think one night is enough as it doesn't have a lot of the...

Thank MarianneandSusan
Branxton, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure what is happening at the Ibis Budget Canberra but it is currently the accommodation from hell !!! I have stayed there previously as recent as the end of last year and it was fine for budget accommodation. However this time the room could have been cleaner. The front desk area and stairs are very dirty. The bathroom...

3Thank LeconfieldH
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

So it's your standard îbis budget hotel, rooms were clean though I'll never be a fan of the drop in bathrooms. After a shower every other visit is wading through water. But for the price a good stay and the staff were friendly and helpful. On the staff a big thank you to the cleaners, I left my watch when...

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I would not have been so disappointed if it were $60-$75 a night but $110!!???? What a joke. The bathroom was excruciatingly tiny (cruise ship layout minus the vanity.) and the shower full of rust. Why generate so much waste by using plastic hot and cold cups and spoons? Surely you have a functional laundry and kitchen since youre servicing...

Thank bbn85

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Additional Information about Ibis Budget Canberra

Address: 15 Tay St | Antill Street, Watson, Canberra 2602, Australia (Formerly Formule 1 )
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: RM263 - RM405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibis Budget Canberra 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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“Best tip is not to go to this hotel. ”
78hundred, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Book somewhere else.”
Ness-of-Sydney, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else you won't get a good room here”
justinm524, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor on Tay street side quietest. There is no lift for upstairs rooms.”
BorisDoig, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All are the same, so does not matter what room you get”
petero230, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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