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Reviewed 1 week ago

In an old mansion converted to a hotel/motel. Fantastic odd place with quirky furnishings and historic detail. Strange bathroom though. IT was like a striped tissue box stuck in the middle of the room. Roof top semi above ground lap pool with stunning city views. 10 min walk from chappel street

Thank KatC2011
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Recently renamed: Albany Hotel. We stayed here over Easter and enjoyed our stay. Sure, the building is very old and dated but don't let that deter you. Our rooms were clean and fresh. The beds were very comfortable. The staff were extremely helpful and the decor is very interesting. Breakfast is ample to start your day and a Dine in...

Thank 1951rlm
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2013

My husband and i stayed here for four nights. We had a room in the mansion which is large in size however it was very noisy. The walls are paper thin and you definately hear what is happening in the rooms next door and also perhaps from upstairs. The room were in was very tired, it is in need of...

Thank 255100Nat1983
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 6 August 2012

My boyfriend and I have stayed here on two occasions in a 'petitie double' room, simply as a place to crash close to the city after a festival and night out. The first time we stayed, our room was mediocre. It faced the street and we were woken around 7am with roadworks, however to their credit reception had warned us...

Thank LLucy99
Ivan Z, General Manager at The Bloomfield, responded to this review

Dear LLucy99, Thank you for taking the time to provide us feedback on your recent stay at The Albany Hotel. 8hotels collection has only recently acquired the Albany and It is so pleasing to read that you found your second stay more enjoyable. Comfort and service are certainly of our highest priority and I would like to apologise for the...

Reviewed 30 July 2012

I stayed here a while back, but it is still well and truly etched in my mind. The location is just a short tram trip from the CBD and the Bridge road shopping area. The room was small, but clean and neat. The bathroom funky, but to ensure privacy in there, you have to pull down a large blind. The...

Thank Essnm
Reviewed 29 May 2012

This hotel is in two parts: the Bloomfield and the Albany and share a common reception area. Try and ensure you stay in the former rather than the latter as the rooms are larger, more quirky and are of the period when the front building was constructed. The older rooms have high ceilings, wooden floors and period features. The bathrooms...

Thank tholland55
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Having checked out the hotel's website, I arrived at this hotel with a little excitement that it might be a little surprise packet outside of the CBD. I had paid $139 for a 'Deluxe Room' through a Groupon deal. This doesn't compare to what you can get for that price in the city. The bathroom was bad news- quite dreary....

Thank ooompah
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Fantastic photographer because the photos looked good. We got there to our disappointment that it didn't look as nice as the photos. The room was dirty. They made us split the beds and put on the linen ourselves (there was only 1 sheet and a very dirty dooner filled with stains. The other bed had black hair in it and...

2Thank Rina T
Key West, Florida
Reviewed 9 March 2012

Walls filled with large size photos of the Rolling Stones tours of Australia give a real sense of wanting to turn what is effectively an inner city motel attached to an old manor into something like the Chateau Marmont in LA, a place for faded rock stars to continue their fading. Alas, it's the place that's faded not the clients....

Thank grahamcares
Reviewed 2 March 2012

Thankfully we did not pay full price for our stay as it was a special on deals.com but even then it was no value for money. Needs total upgrade. Bathroom so small could not dry yourself in there. Our room was clean but hallway looked like a brothel! Filthy, smelly and red lighting! Basically, dont stay there.

Thank MelbourneJMac

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Address: corner Toorak Road & Millswyn Street | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Bloomfield 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Make sure you stay in the Bloomfield part of the hotel”
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