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The Hotel Windsor

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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“old world charm”(843 reviews)
“cricketers bar”(336 reviews)
“traditional room”(104 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
The Hotel Windsor is Australia’s most loved and recognised grand hotel. Built in 1883 during the Victorian era and pre-dating other notable hotels such as The Savoy, Waldorf Astoria, Ritz Paris and The Plaza Hotel, it set a benchmark for style, elegance, sophistication and charm which...
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Special Offer: Free Breakfast
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Location and contact
111 Spring Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
6.9 km to Avalon Airport
479 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.7 km from Flinders Street Station
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful old hotel with lovely old fashioned service where you are treated like royalty. A must for a very special event. They also have specials on for accommodation packages which I am booked in for a special wedding anniversary

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

From the minute we arrived it was a wonderful experience, the most polite and caring staff, my favourite was the doorman with the hat (I think ill miss him!) He made us so welcomed each morning and evening and upon return. We had 2 of...More

2  Thank Jemma M
Response from David P, General Manager at The Hotel WindsorResponded 13 April 2018

Dear Ms M….Jemma, Sounds Perfect as should be the case. Thank you for such kind words and recommending The Windsor so positively. We certainly have a great group of people here. Looking forward to the pleasure of welcoming you both back soon With thanks from...More

Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely Enjoyable and Central for our needs and lived up once again to it's proud record ! This was our 2nd stay at the property and will be returning on the next appropriate occasion. Of course we will be recommending to our relations and friends...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed an overnight stay at the Windsor. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. The red carpet and doorman entering the historic building made us feel very grand. The room was lovely. Nice high ceilings and a huge king sized bed....More

Thank Paul F
Response from David P, General Manager at The Hotel WindsorResponded yesterday

Dear Mr F…Paul, Thank you for your kind consideration in posting such a positive review following your recent weekend visit in what I am guessing was one of our fine Superior or Deluxe Rooms. The pleasure of your company was ours and we thank you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Our stay as a treat for our 43rd Wedding Anniversary was great. The staff made us very welcome - even to signing an Anniversary card for us. It is a beautiful place to stay and we particularly enjoyed walking up and down the heritage staircase....More

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Thank Patricia M
Response from David P, General Manager at The Hotel WindsorResponded yesterday

Dear Ms M…Patricia, Thank you for your kind words and generous endorsement to readers following your 43rd Anniversary stay. The team will be delighted. The pleasure of your company was ours. Looking forward to the pleasure of welcoming you both back for many more celebratory...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
#21 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#25 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
#21 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#25 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1026)
Room & Suite (494)
Dining (78)
Amenities (89)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (18)
Nearby
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
...More
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lagunabelle
11 February 2018|
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Response from Howard D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Easy access and we never had to wait for one.
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Fay P
24 January 2018|
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Response from Nicholas M | Property representative |
Dear Fay, Thank you for your query and interest in The Hotel Windsor. We do not have a dedicated courtesy bus for our hotel, however a number of different options are available for transfers including private car... More
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jainkuntal
30 November 2017|
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Response from 532JulieF | Reviewed this property |
You can also use Uber rather than a taxi. Its generally cheaper.
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room with a view if available."
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"Traditional room is roomy & comfortable enough for a few nights stay."
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"we got a good deal - room at reasonable price."
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"a room overlooking the park would be ideal. We had no view from our room what so ever"
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