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Raymond Terrace, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our stay here very much. The hotel is very conveniently located. We stayed in a loft apartment which meant there were lots of stairs for access. No problem for us but something to consider. Also the ceiling was very low. I could reach up and touch it. Once again no problem for us but a taller person might...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wanted to take my 17yr old daughter on a shopping spree she wouldn't soon forget for her birthday, so we chose Melbourne... I found Mantra online and got my agent to book, I loved the boutique style and the absolutely perfect location for walking and exploring local shopping and cafe/resturant culture. We had a great time and felt totally...

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Shepparton, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very neat and tidy accomodation. Receptionist friendly and helpful when we had an air con issue. Room was very nice. Double story. Good to have air con on both levels. Great Location in the CBD. We attended multiple Melbourne Comedy Festival shows and this was brilliant for our needs. Had a few issues trying to find parking, drove around for...

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Ararat, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great Location, admist Melbourne CBD. Rabbit warren discovery of rooms, tastefully decorated, clean and quiet. Balcony fantastic find- city viewing in the early hours but wish we'd had more time available.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is always our first choice when coming to Melbourne. Centrally located, well sized apartment style rooms, within easy reach if all Melbourne has to offer. Whether you are going for shopping, sport, culture, this is the place for you.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great stay with friendly service in a spacious room. Whilst the foyer was being renovated and reception was on the 2nd floor, we appreciate that it is only temporary. Rooms are large with a kitchenette and feel more like an apartment. Perfectly situated in the very heart of Melbourne (I don't think it's possible to be any more central)...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Location is unbeatable right in the heart of it all, rooms were OK but overpriced. As mentioned in other reviews bathrooms were dated, and the room was dank with a view onto brick walls. Parking and access was a nightmare. No stopping bay to unload bags and considering we were travelling with an 18 month old it was an absolute...

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australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

City central is in one of the best location available in Melbourne the rooms are comfortable and despite being in the middle of a busy city were very quiet its location allowed the girls to shop , drop some bags back at the room and then shop some more

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While you can definitely tell that the building is a bit older, it doesn't take away from the beauty or the experience. I was in room 503 - a one bedroom apartment with a balcony and it was perfect! Fresh and clean when we arrived. Wonderful location but make sure to follow up with reception on any requests or issues....

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Coffs Harbour
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was a good stay but wish we could open window for fresh air and really wanted our room serviced daily but overall was a lovely stay. Staff were amazing. Great location and transport very close. Lovely

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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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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mantra City Central offers convenient apartment-style accommodation in the very heart of Melbourne's thriving business, shopping, restaurant and theatre district. Making the most of a magnificent heritage building, it's ideal for both business and leisure travellers alike. The city hotel offers one or two bedroom apartments boasting bright and spacious rooms, some of which overlook the lively streetscape of Melbourne. All rooms include kitchenette with microwave, bath with shower, Foxtel, direct dial ISD/STD telephone, iron and ironing board, electronic access card security and individually controlled air-conditioning. Two bedroom apartments also feature a dishwasher. The hotel is the perfect base from which to explore Melbourne's city. From iconic sporting attractions like the MCG, Etihad Stadium, Rod Laver Arena and Flemington Racecourse, to a host of Victoria's premium parks, gardens and attractions like Melbourne Park Zoo. Within walking distance of the hotel is Melbourne's premium shopping and dining precincts with an ambience or world class cuisine available. Mantra City Central puts you in the heart of Melbourne but not with the huge price tag. Reception is open between 07.30 And 22.00 Monday to Saturday and 08.00 To 22.00 On Sunday. Staff are more than happy to assist you with any enquiries. *Please note Mantra City Central is now a smoke free hotel. Upon arrival you will be greeted by the buildings heritage charm with access to the hotel lobby via stairs only. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Restaurant charge back is available at the sister hotel, Mantra on Little Bourke, two blocks up Little Bourke Street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra City Central

Address: 318 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly BreakFree Heritage on Little Bourke)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: $126 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mantra City Central 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Breakfree Heritage On Little Bourke Hotel Melbourne
Hotel Style:
#80 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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“Avoid room 108”
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“Rooms overlooking Elizabeth Street or Little Bourke St”
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“Ask for a room with light”
chelsea69, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a high floor or something on the front of the hotel”
adampies, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't get a room facing Little Bourke Street”
  • Zero hanging space in the master bedroom
  • Toilet for midgets or Hobbits
PeteS1_12, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
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