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Home at The Mansion

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  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Home at the mansion is a good backpack with all the things you need. It is in an beautiful building well placed in the city. People are really nice, there are a lot of bathrooms. Perfect place to visit Melbourne

Thank Juliettepan
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We booked 2 rooms for a group trip to the Australian open. Staff were helpful when organising the booking and was very easy to all check in at different times on the Friday. Rooms are basic but clean and good for our trip. Bathrooms were...More

Thank Rhys H
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Nothing too special about this hostel other than the nice old building. It's generally pretty dingy and often smelled of feet but the staff were nice and it was clean. Excellent location for accessing central Melbourne areas such as Carton, Fitzroy, Collingwood and the CBD....More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is the largest hostel I have ever stayed in - it really is a mansion! A very beautiful old building that is kept clean with nice bathrooms and lovely staff. Other than the kitchen being pretty awful the main negative with this hostel was...More

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Hostel average condition. Street noise is quite bad, blinds are broken so alot of light gets in from street. Stove is slow and often elements on it don't work. Place is reasonably clean and tidy. Has nice old fashioned look too it. Staff are mostly...More

Thank kmrings1
Response from HomeMansion, Manager at Home at The MansionResponded 22 September 2017

This is an extremely harsh review for someone who extended with us several times! It was simply explained it was not normal procedure to just checkout and leave when you still owed money to the hostel. You were not apologetic in any way and your...More

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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$30 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$30 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jim B
3 May 2016|
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Response from HomeMansion | Property representative |
Hi Jim Thanks for your enquiry! If you go to our website and click 'rooms', our different room types and prices will be displayed. We can not add links to this page but if you just google home at the mansion you will find... More
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"Also close to Brunswick St shops and Fitzroy cafes and restaurants"
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"Sleep above the first floor to avoid noise from the cafe/bar in the evenings."
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"The top floor (though there are a lot of stairs) have the best bathrooms!"
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"The last floor is the best for me as it is the most quiet"
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