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Hotel Saville

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Needed desperate doing up, and guess what it is now, The Block channel 9 have purchased it and it is on the next show and will not be an Hotel anymore, so no one will have to worry about if it is any good or not anymore

8Thank Wendy M
Junee, Australia
Reviewed 7 August 2014

It is very close to The Alfred hospital so that was good. However, my room was cold. The draft under the door made it impossible for the poor heating system to warm the room. The bed had a basic mattress, no mattress protector, one thin blanket and no extra one or even extra pillows. Everything was dirty, old and shabby....

4Thank CaB2663
Mareeba, Australia
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We recently stayed at Hotel Saville due to a cancelled flight, on our arrival we stood at the reception desk for 10 minutes while the receptionist handled a phone enquiry without acknowledging we were there. The room was tiny and not worth the $150 we paid for it. The people staying in the room next door had their radio blarring...

5Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Yes, the rooms are a little old, but dingy is going way too far. My room was comfortable and clean, with air conditioning, fridge, tea & coffee making, a balcony and a comfortable bed, table and seating. Parking on site is limited but was always available when I needed it anyway. The Alfred parking lot is on the opposite corner...

3Thank SouthcombeRaven
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Booked one night as was close to family staying in the area & booked twin share in case my niece wanted to stay the night with me. Paid way to much for the room it was dodgy, not clean at all. Only good if you needed to be close to the hospital & don't mind dirty dingy rooms.

2Thank Jean M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Recently my parents stayed here while my nephew their grandson was admitted to the Alfred Hospital. Amongst all the drama with the lack of ambulances and beds and everything else I hurriedly booked this hotel down the road. Well they loved it a massive relief for them, the room was a family room, only one of two rooms available on...

2Thank arkraider35
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Stayed here overnight on a work trip. Location was great as only a few minute walk to the research precinct where I was training. Is also close to Chapel St and eateries. Bed was comfortable, room was tidy. Didn't need more as was only there 1 night. Breakfast was disappointing, especially as coffee was not available. Hotel seems to be...

1Thank sometimetravel
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Booked through quickbeds and payed $139 for the night. It was advertised as a split level room. Upon check-in we found ourselves in a tiny, dingy room with an unimpressive bathroom. It wasn't a massive problem as we weren't planning on spending much time in the hotel and the location suited our needs. We left our key at reception and...

2Thank Matt1789
Reviewed 29 August 2013

I stayed here this week on my own. The staff were friendly and very accommodating. It is noisy, but that is unpreventable give its location. Beds were comfortable and the shower was hot and strong. Plenty of blankets and adequate heating/cooling. All channels on tv and free Internet for refundable $10 deposit. Free on site parking. No complaints from me.

1Thank er81892
Albury, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Whilst staying at this hotel with my family, we found a used condom on the bedside table. We were offered breakfast as compensation. We refused breakfast (as we had other plans and believed that this was inadequate) and requested our room fee be refunded instead. After a week, we have still not had a reply to this request. I think...

4Thank 714AmyE

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Saville

Address: 5 Commercial Rd | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Saville Hotel Melbourne
Hotel Saville Melbourne, Victoria
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“Close to the Alfred Hospital but if you need warmth, comfort and sleep don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles CaB2663, 6 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Off the main Commercial Road, some might find the tram noise a little much, though the doors do reduce the road noise a great deal”
 of 5 bubbles SouthcombeRaven, 13 Feb 2014 | Read review
“If you are unfortunate enough to find your self at the Alfred and not as a guest of the hospital ring this hotel and ask if they have any emergency rooms available. They will help...”
 of 5 bubbles arkraider35, 2 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Get a room which faces NE, away from both Punt and Commercial Roads. Also if you want a park immediately around the hotel (as opposed to other parking the hotel has a short distance away), you should aim to leave the car there and use public transport.”
 of 5 bubbles Redbarnchris, 11 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room as high as possible. All rooms are non-smoking, so if you're a smoker, you're relegated to the car park outside, regardless of the time.”
 of 5 bubbles andrewstuart, 2 May 2013 | Read review
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