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Marulan, Australia
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

The rooms are always clean, and location is close to all amenities, and staff are helpful. We have stayed many times whilst it had the Accor banner and many times as Market view, but since its now run by the Wollongong university and its starting to fail. The restaurant is not operational, the carpark, is constantly full , and you... More 

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58 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The only reason I gave this hotel a 3 out of 5 is because the staff at the hotel is amazing. The hotel staff makes staying here a little comfortable. A+ to the STAFF. Hotel Room... I've had bigger rooms in NYC...this has got to be the smallest room I've ever stayed in. The shower is so small that you... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This is a good budget hotel close to the city, shopping centre and only a short walk to the beach. However, the rooms are tiny and there is barely room to walk around the bed, let alone room for your luggage. Unfortunately, when we went to shower late in the evening we discovered that the drain was blocked and this... More 

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here in january just for a night away, only paid $92 on a Saturday night! Less than half the price it would have cost us to stay anywhere in Sydney on a Saturday night. The room was small but tidy & had everything we needed including tea & coffee facilities, tv, and air conditioning. The staff were lovely,... More 

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1 Thank Sar13hol
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

It's a college dorm room, not a hotel room, people. Tiny. Carpets were disgusting and filthy. Walls had holes and damage from posters or whatever previous student put up. Bathroom was clean. I've stayed in better hostels. Get what you pay for, I suppose. On a bright note, staff was very nice. Sean, who checked us in was ver kind... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here overnight with the family before the NYE. This was the cheapest hotel I could find online due to high peak season. And lucky I booked it in as it was a great value for money. The location was excellent - shops and the beach were walking distance. Room was clean and enough space to move around. Will definitely... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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73 reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night in December for a stopover on a larger road trip. We booked Marketview based on price and location and were not disappointed. Right in the heart of Wollongong CBD, we were nice and close to all the main shops and amenities one needs for a 12 hour layover. Check-in was very quick, with pre-payment taken from... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

A small room but great value for money. The friendly staff allowed us to check in a little early. It's location is close to the main shops and restaurants of Wollongong. Parking was available for free onsite.

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150 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Well we needed a place to stay one evening and we choose the Marketveiw and as much as the staff were very very helpful, the nights sleep was not. We had university student staying and they were running up and down the hall ways and doors slamming during the night. I found out later that this hotel is used by... More 

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1 Thank The CAKE Galler... C
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 April 2015

tend to stay there as we love the beach there ,staff are very helpful and friendly and the food is yummy and consistent ,stayed there 6 times now ,nil complaints,the showers and bath spas are huge also theres a steam room and a lovely big pool next to all restaurants we always stay there as my pt plays for woolongong

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the heart of Wollongong. Guests will experience the friendly service at Marketview (previous IBIS Wollongong) while making the most of this central location and enjoying all that Wollongong CBD has to offer. Marketview is walking distance to the beach, great cafes and restaurants, cinemas, the main shopping precinct, WIN Entertainment Centre and cultural events. Accommodation provided is in double rooms and all of the hotel rooms have private ensuites, air conditioners, flat screen TV, internet access, and tea and coffee making facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marketview

Address: Corner Market & Church Street, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Amenities:
Wheelchair access
Price Range: $129 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Marketview 3.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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“Upper level rooms are quieter and ask for a larger room if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles TPMernagh, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“overlooking beach”
 of 5 bubbles Portnztonga, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a high room as the views are better”
 of 5 bubbles PatrickR592, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the Escarpment.”
 of 5 bubbles Pechfoodlover, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Students have free access to Eduroam free Wifi!”
 of 5 bubbles 729salimm, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
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