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    Grand Chancellor Melbourne

    131 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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          US$233
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          Overview
          • Excellent20%
          • Very good35%
          • Average25%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible6%
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          “great location” (329 reviews)
          “roof top pool” (51 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          Hotel is very old and small. lobby is not grand, under expectation for a 4 star hotel. It is very noisy as there is construction going on nearby. The noise woke me up in the morning. Hotel staff is not smiley.

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          Reviewed yesterday

          Got charged extra $200 for security This money has not been returned 48 hrs later. The service was quite good and friendly but this policy affected our experience of the trip as we do not have a lot of money and it impacted our one...More

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          Reviewed yesterday

          Good stay overall, clean and comfortable. The buffet breakfast was good. Check in and out we're both easy and well explained. Nice bar area with decent selection of drinks to meet up with other business travelers and comfortable enough to sit and chat. Only downside...More

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          Thank F2634AXandrewd
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          good location and the staff are very helpful, however, the rooms could do with a little maintenance, dirty marks on walls which need painting not cleaning, carpet was frayed in the hallways. Don't think it is value for money unless you get a good deal....More

          Thank oliverantanen
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          I love staying at this hotel, very conveniently located, close to Chinatown and the city, comfortable beds and crisp sheets, newly refurbished bathrooms. Nice outdoor pool area on the roof top and gymnasium. Nicely appointed dining room with a chargrilled steak of the day with...More

          Thank MarkFlintoff
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$100 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #73 Business Hotel in Melbourne
          • #87 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 160
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          a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
          over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
          Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
          such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
          money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          m0llyb2000
          In the premium king room is there a balcony?
          6 March 2017|
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          Response from hgcmelbourne | Property representative |
          Hello m0llyb2000 Thank you for your query. Our Premier Rooms do not feature balconies. They do, however, offer views of busy and wonderful Lonsdale Street and the gorgeous Wesley Church across the road. All other room types... More
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          Nicstoc
          yes, which is the best shuttle service to take from airport to this hotel?
          18 October 2016|
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          Response from hgcmelbourne | Property representative |
          Hello Nicstoc We recommend taking the Sky Bus from Melbourne Airport. You will not need to pre-book, simply look for the Sky Bus ticket office once you have stepped out of the hotel. The bus will drop you at Southern Cross... More
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          Neats0
          Is there any parking and if so is it at the Hotel and at what cost please?
          16 February 2016|
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          Response from Diane C | Reviewed this property |
          Not sure. We few from Sydney
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          Room Tips
          "not near a lift as it can be noisy, plus the doors are weighted so they make a bang when closed"
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          "Mid levels have the quiet rooms ( ie- 3-4th floor)"
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          "I'd try and avoid 1701 as that is right next to the pool entry!"
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          "Chancellor Room was fine, good value"
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