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Ibis Budget Canberra

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was visiting Canberra on business and only stayed the night. I could book a room here with only a week's notice and it was very reasonably priced. The staff were friendly & helpful and the room was clean. However, the amenities were basic with a "modular" toilet and shower (without shower curtain) and separate sink located next to the...

Thank Alex L
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at Ibis for 12 weeks 2 nights prepaid at a time when I was going to school and it was the closet option (still 200 for the two days) every time I was in a different room and every time it was dirty. The bedside tables were never wiped (every room) the bed head was never wiped and...

Thank roseashleigh96
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not the best place to stay, but it was ok if you don't spend much time there ,breakfast was terrible we had to share a table with dirty dishes . When asked could they clean the table it was the same old " we are under staffed " not my problem. Then the manager came out and said he had...

Thank zebony1
Blue Mountains
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ibis Budget offers a consistent standard and the one at the very northern edge of Canberra is no exception; it's the first motel you hit as you come into Canberra from Sydney. The room was $99 with a simple, optional breakfast at $9. Clean and well maintained, it has everything you need in a basic room including a small fridge....

Thank HafodBlueMountains
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean enough and the bed comfortable. The room was on the ground floor and free parking was available. Spartan furniture and no luggage rack. Cheap for two for one night or maybe a longer for a cost conscious individual. No shops within easy walking distance but there is a large petrol station next door.

Thank BorisDoig
Jomtien Beach, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty basis hotel on the fringe of Canberra, although just 7 klms to the city centre, the hotel looks good enough on the outside but once you are inside, well that's when the real mening of the word 'budget' comes to the fore. Rooms are small and the shower makes you feel like you are in a caravan, beds are...

Thank Peter O
Geraldton, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, very affordable. Unfortunately a strong smell permeated throughout our stay but would still go back. Easy to locate. Wifi accessible. Clean and professional. Room just a little small. Still recommended

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I booked through the Information Centre, I did not realize how far out of the centre it was. One has to have their own transport . From the bus stop there is some distance to walk. I found the personal very helpful , the linen spotless, the shower hot. tea / coffee facilities Although it said on the information...

Thank jeannettegriffiths77
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights while enjoying a long weekend in Canberra and to be honest the Ibis Budget is just a comfortable place to flop for the night. Basic amenities, basic room but with a in room TV, fridge, air conditioner & tea/coffee facilities. The only additional things supplied here are bed sheets, pillows, blanket, towels and guest...

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

The rooms are small but the management team was great, made my stay very enjoyable. They seem to be new management, and I heard from other guests that they were a vast improvement on the old management;] Rooms were clean and tidy. Breakfast is only basic but saves you having to go out and get food in the morning. No...

Thank Mark C

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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: RM275 - RM447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibis Budget Canberra 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Ground floor on Tay street side quietest. There is no lift for upstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles BorisDoig, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All are the same, so does not matter what room you get”
 of 5 bubbles petero230, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No rooms, find somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles Jodes_R, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Keep looking...”
 of 5 bubbles Rozlynne, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Anywhere near the staircase is a noise disaster.”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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