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The Great Southern Hotel

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The Great Southern and Entertainment complex, Melbourne Aquarium, Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Marvel Stadium and Southbank. Trams and public transport virtually at the door providing easy access to all that Melbourne has to offer. Wifi available at an additional cost. Hot buffet breakfast is available at a cost of $24 per person (served between 6:30am to 10:00am) $50 cash deposit or $50 pre-authorisation on credit card for Security Key Bond collection per room on arrival. Porter service is not available, however Luggage storage is available. Additional administration fee applies when making payment via credit card to settle accommodation or incidental charges. Great Southern Hotel is a smoke free property with no smoking permitted in guest rooms. This Hotel does not cater to bookings of unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 years.
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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 of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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My experience here has been awful from beginning to check out. This was mainly due to issues with staff. I originally booked a standard queen bed (double bed) but at check in I was told that i had been complimentary upgraded to a superior king room. The superior king room
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This hotel is great and I will definitely stay there again. Fabulous central location to transport (trains and trams), and easy walking distance to the Crown Casino, Convention Centre and entertainment. Regular trams to where I wanted to go. The room was very clean and
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Having left another place, I was delighted to find this hotel. Cheap and excellent location, right by the Southern Cross station where you catch the airport bus. 24 hour reception, good Wifi, clean rooms. Reception made it clear that you pay more for house keeping but will
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The hotel was modern, clean and tidy. It’s very close to trains/trams. The hotel is affordable. We would stay again. Check in is 2pm and check out 10am however will hold your luggage before and after for no extra charge.
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The room service was not provided. Found out at the check in that I had to pay additional $20 for room service. Some of the staff were very rude and not welcoming at all. Room had a bug going on top of my luggage, and the fire alarm light was flickering throughout the night
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Easiest way is to ring them to confirm deposits or not. The reception is 24 hours so you can check in and out anytime,
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I booked via Expedia with no issues, but when I reached the hotel I needed to put a deposit. Rooms are really small though its in a good location.
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My flight arrives at 8:30pm, whats the latest check in time?
its 24 hour check in
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when we stayed at the great southern hotel in brisbane we had 2 single beds for our first visit then 2 king beds for our second visit. Hope this helps.
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Yes, $50 is charged to your credit card, and supposed to be canceled on departure. 3.5weeks later, I'm still fighting for my refund, and staff are very unhelpful.
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"Superior room much better than standard"
"Disgusting Service."
"Try and get in the bit at the back."
"Place is small and only one small lift, so best to request for room near the lift."
"Room on Spencer St are noisy"
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PRICE RANGE
US$51 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
enterprize hotel melbourne
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel Enterprize
LOCATION
AustraliaVictoriaMelbourneCentral Business District
NUMBER OF ROOMS
256
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