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Canberra Rex Hotel

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything about this hotel except the wait for breakfast. We gave up as there were 5 or 6 groups ahead of us waiting so even though it's included in the price I get really annoyed having to sit it the foyer of an hotel waiting for a breakfast table. Maybe it was a bad day - I'll certainly return...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a room here last minute on a Saturday night. We got upgraded from a studio room to a crown room on arrival which was amazing. The room was huge with a sperate living, bedroom and bathroom area, 2 TVs, clean, comfortable king bed, fridge and coffee facilities. The hotel also came with a fabulous free buffet breakfast. They...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice rooms - newly renovated; very quiet; friendly reception (with chilled water favoured with strawberries when you arrive); good location near Lonsdale St cafes and popup food court; best breakfast.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the Rex. Handy location, super friendly and helpful staff. The room was recently refurbished and very clean. Breakfast, which was included, was wonderful. We also ate at the restaurant one night and were very impressed with the meal.Use of the pool and the gym was included and it too is a great set up. Building work was still...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 night stay on Business. Breakfast included in cost. Surely one of the best Hotels in Canberra, not meant to be 5 star, but offering good efficient service from a very friendly staff. A popular Hotel with locals for Family and Business events, which makes parking somewhat of a problem on weekend nights. Only real practice downside is that Room...

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1Thank Nathan B
Christchurch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Canberra Rex hotel for 4 nights in late February 2017. Being one of Canberra's original 1960's hotels, I was a little concerned that it would be showing it's age, but I need not have worried. The recent refurbishment has been done very well, and even though it looked somewhat architecturally dated from the outside, once inside...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night in King Room which I thoroughly enjoyed. Room incl bathroom was very clean, sheets crisp, bed comfy, large tv, bright light if needed and clean mug (I loathe a tiny cup). Bathroom toiletries nice. Room had everything I wanted, wifi ok, only exception was no flavoured tea sachets and biscuits were the type found in motels. Breakfast...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. The room was comfortable and clean. The bed and pillow were super comfy. The balcony was small and had nothing to sit on if you wanted to sit out, however it was overlooking the next building and so not desirable to go out there anyway. The parking is a bit tight. The breakfast was...

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Berkeley Vale, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Canberra for the Versailles exhibition. Hotel was convenient for getting around. We had a room overlooking the back carpark and storage sheds and was noisy. Parking is limited and is used by non residents as well. WI/FI connection very poor. Only 1 chair in a double room which really irks me. Furnishings dusty and bathroom waste bin needs a...

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St Ives, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel is undergoing a process of refurbishment which is being done to a very high standard., We had a suite which was superb, large, light and airy. The breakfast and evening meal were excellent and very much value for money. The location was perfect, on the main road into the City and an easy walk to the centre.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Canberra Rex Hotel

Address: 150 Northbourne Ave, Canberra 2612, Australia
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: $142 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Canberra Rex Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 152
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#23 Luxury Hotel in Canberra
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“we stayed 4th floor, on the main drag but with the balcony door closed no noise at all.”
 of 5 bubbles pynvick, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a mountain view.”
 of 5 bubbles 718joannej, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Enquire about available parking and whether they will host conventions during your stay.”
 of 5 bubbles verie, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“5 mins walking distance to Lonsdale Street. Ask for a room with good wifi connection.”
 of 5 bubbles Spiglord, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't think it is necessary to pay extra for a balcony as ours was not usable.”
 of 5 bubbles Affy68, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
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