We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all B&B in Melbourne

169 Drummond Street

102 reviews
Save
Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (6)
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“b b”(38 reviews)
“lygon st”(11 reviews)
Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Restaurant
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (102)Write a Review
Filter reviews
94 results
Traveller rating
88
5
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
88
5
0
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsb blygon stmelbourne museumhost ianother guestscentral heatingfaithful dogyogurtroyal exhibition buildingplunger coffeehome away from homeperfect locationshort stay in melbourneplace to stayrestaurants and shoppinginner cityenjoyed our stay
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 94 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not knowimg Melbourne at all , we were lucky to live at 169 Drummond . Not only is the house lovely - we had the downstairs room with view on a small garden . No AC but even with 33 degrees outside the room stayed...More

Thank Dirk V
Reviewed 7 November 2017

169 Drummond is a fantastic spot within a short walk of all of the activities. Ian and his accomplice, Betty, are perfect hosts and very informative about any questions or concerns during our stay. Strongly recommend a stay here!

Thank lotabuck
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a great stay mid-week in June. Ian was a fine host, ably assisted by Black Betty. Ian's advice about local restaurants and cafes was finely honed and very informative. We hope to come back, possibly for another exhibition at the NGV.

Thank Roading
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful stay with Ian and Bettie. Great location and immaculately clean. A few blocks to restaurants and shopping and steps from the bus line. Made our trip to Melbourne complete. If I get back to Melbourne, I want to stay at 169!

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We chose this B&B from Tripadvisor as it has great reviews (apart from one that had a booking problem). Paid our deposit & booked early to get our dates including the Melb Int Flower & Garden Show. We received a text as promised re door...More

1  Thank Quenton E
Response from IanJ3053, Owner at 169 Drummond StreetResponded 11 April 2017

Betty and I enjoyed having you to stay.

PreviousNext
12345619
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (6)
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Bathroom (2)
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Nearby
Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to
the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
started their day with a local espresso. They are
gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
Little Italy which has something for everyone.
Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
...More
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite