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Diplomat Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

good value, not top of the range, but pleasant stay. Friendly, convenient. Nice restaurant and lounge area. Good location and parking. Rooms a little small and bed too soft for me but otherwise good .

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Strong smell of paint in room, toilet didn't flush, air con rattled all night. Tried to book two rooms for following week but was told because Parliament was in price goes up. I have stayed at this hotel every second week. for the past couple of months. This will not be happening anymore.

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Thank christH7586GD
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location. Price reasonable. A most peculiar hotel. Theme/decor/style seemed confused. 5 Star V Homely V Kitsch For example, why would a guest want to select from the reading selection/bookshelf a copy of the 2014/2015 Canberra Yellow Pages??? and why have 5 copies of this fascinating read available???

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Milton, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Diplomat has always been a hotel that draws you back. This time, great deal, great food, clean and well appointed room (one of the yet to be renovated), refreshingly happy service - a fun couple of nights. If you want to be a pleasant walk to the Manuka precinct, then highly recommended.

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Thank Foz59
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Diplomat was just what we needed after a long drive. The staff were very welcoming and helpful, ensuring we had all of the information we needed. It was a great place to relax and unwind. The food was delicious.

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Thank shaneh889
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great old school hotel. Clean, safe, great location, free parking, the food in the restaurant was good. It is really hard to beat this hotel on price and value. We will be back!!! Happy hour drinks was a bonus!!!

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Thank X1478AAjustinm
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bedside lighting is broken and dangerous in room 3014. Property is getting painted outside. Parking is limited. Improved parking security though with pincode access. Great location near Manuka shops and Fyshwick.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

clean, great staff., great bar, great food, very good value. rooms are very nice with all mod cons etc. secure undercover parking... highly recommended. easy convenient location. close to everything. rooms serviced daily.

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Thank evilcruiser
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well presented with friendly & knowledgable staff make this great mid priced accomodation, only a short walk to the bars and restaurants of Manuka give this venue another tick ✔️ my only negative was succumbing to the Hotels food due to time constraints, I dined on a main of salt & pepper squid with a seasonal side salad, the salad...

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Thank BenPTaylor
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best staff I have experienced at any hotel & that includes worldwide. The hotel is comfortable, clean and welcoming. It reminds me of The Raffles in Singapore for many reasons before the Raffles was modernized to become just another hotel. The Diplomat has maintained the old world warmth which others have lost to plastic and glass and monotonous sameness.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Diplomat Hotel is located in the heart of Manuka-Kingston - an easy walk to the best that Canberra has to offer! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Diplomat Hotel

Address: Cnr Canberra Ave & Hely St | (2 Hely St), Canberra 2603, Australia
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: $138 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Diplomat Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
Diplomat Canberras Boutique Canberra
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Canberra
#17 Romantic Hotel in Canberra
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“Ask for a room away from the main road”
SJMMAM, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Away from the busy road (which runs past the back)”
PaulBBrisbane, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask about suites and balconies.”
loonyandliterate, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book early!”
Bamboo_Pandah, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great location, secure undercover car parking available”
violetta19702015, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
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