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Art Series - The Blackman

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Perth
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for one night in April and it was fantastic! The bed was so amazing, the views beautiful from our room and staff polite and friendly! It's a bit further from the st kilda foreshore but there's a tram stop nearby to get into the city. Thank you so much for the complimentary champagne for my partners birthday surprise...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Upon check-in, the lovely staff gave our three year old a canvas and paint set - which he loved and couldn't wait to use. What a welcome! The room was lovely, the bed very comfy, and my son loved the little card inviting him to jump on the bed. It's the little touches that count! There's also a fantastic park...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A little inaccessible from the main attractions. Room was smaller than expected. However, service was top-notch, and decoration was true to the art series hotels: tasteful. It was the best hotel bed that we've ever slept on!

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australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Always feel welcomed and comfortable when staying here for work. highly recommend here for a business trip or shopping expedition in Melbourne! I ran a meeting here too and the room was perfect and catering was delicious

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Michela G, Guest Relations Manager at Art Series - The Blackman, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback! We are happy to hear every time you come back you enjoy it and it feels like home to you!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to find a hotel quickly as my flight was canceled and was stuck here solo on Easter weekend. This place was PERFECT! Not only are the hotel and rooms EXCELLENT, each room comes with a kitchenette! I would call these an actual kitchen because it's a full size fridge and freezer, stove top, microwave, tea kettle, toaster, and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights this weekend, and WOW. I am/was so impressed. This hotel is definitely deserving of its ranking, and probably even deserves a higher one. Everything was perfect. The beds are amazingly comfortable, and the rooms are incredibly well appointed. The bathrooms are also quite nice, but not the best I've used - but the shower was...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is great. Rooms quiet and comfortable. Although its fine for now they will soon need to refurbish. The staff is great and acimodating and food also good. It's best to pay directly for breakfast as there are two restaurants and you can choose. Location is terrific trams and easy access to the city.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this hotel. My hisband and i go often for a quick local break from the kids. Near St Kilda road a quick tram ride to Southbank or the heart of the city. The artwork is amazing and the hotel quaint. They often have great deals for priority members too.

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 6 nights in April 2017 with my wife and two boys (aged 3 and 5). Overall, we had a great stay. The staff were consistently friendly and professional, be it at the reception or at the restaurants or on the phone. I stayed in a room with two twin beds. The room was done up artfully...

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Michela G, Guest Relations Manager at Art Series - The Blackman, responded to this review

Dear Aamir, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are happy to hear you also enjoyed the food in the two restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tidy room with all that we needed. Comfortable bed with crisp white linen; great and not too expensive mini bar. Good shampoo and conditioner products provided in the bathroom. Totally recommend The Blackman.

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Michela G, Guest Relations Manager at Art Series - The Blackman, responded to this review

Great feedback! Thank you very much Craig, we will see you next time :)

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a contemporary, boutique interior and an enviable St Kilda Road location, just a stones throw from Melbourne’s CBD, The Blackman Hotel will inspire Melbourne’s imagination. A destination perfect for business or leisure travellers, this unique Melbourne hotel boasts 209 guest accommodations and suites, a selection of which host private terraces.Built within and above the historic Airlie Mansion, The Blackman Hotel will charm and inspire guests with the works of one of Australia’s most celebrated artists, Charles Blackman, showcased throughout this unique hotel space.The Blackman Hotel is also dedicated to ensuring your visit to Melbourne is complete with dining options to tempt your tastebuds. Experience two of Melbourne’s hottest new restaurants right at your own doorstop. Couple this with our state-of-art gymnasium and your luxurious five-star experience is complete. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Series - The Blackman

Address: 452 St Kilda Rd | (entry via Arthur Street), Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia (Formerly The Blackman Hotel)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range: $160 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Art Series - The Blackman 5*
Number of rooms: 207
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Art Series - The Blackman Hotel Melbourne
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Melbourne
#10 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#11 Family Hotel in Melbourne
#13 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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“There is construction going on on the block next to the hotel on St Kilda Road (the back of the hotel)”
  • Room 1302
  • Room 1302
  • Room 1302
mi7ch38, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If construction still going on ask for room at back of hotel.”
Katie187046, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps a room on the western side until the building work is finished on St Kilda Rd.”
JeffreyE261, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just ask for what you need, this hotel is extremely accommodating. The staff are awesome.”
934job, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for a high floor for a great view”
katiewP436ZZ, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
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