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    Birches Serviced Apartments

    160 Simpson Street | Corner Albert Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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    • Excellent37%
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    • Average12%
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    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    We wanted to stay as close to the city as we could but be able to have our dog with us. Birches' have apartments that are pet friendly. This means the pet friendly rooms have vinyl/tile floor coverings. When staying in pet friendly accommodation you...More

    Thank RTVtouring
    Response from Frontdesk160, General Manager at Birches Serviced ApartmentsResponded 11 June 2015

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review, we certainly appreciate your feedback. We have about a third of our rooms as Pet Friendly, so they do need to be pre-booked. Glad to hear that you found the service provided by...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2015

    Spent 4 days here and found the apartment comfortable and sufficient for our needs. It was clean and light, with a separate bedroom, and bathroom off the bedroom, slightly awkward if their is a third person sharing. Kitchenette has a microwave as well as a...More

    1  Thank ThompsonsCanberra
    Reviewed 2 April 2015

    We had a one bedroom apartment which was neat and clean with plenty of bedding for the sofa bed. The bedroom was off the living area but not closed off ideal for a couple. Apartment was still roomy with the sofa down. The staff were...More

    1  Thank RORY99
    Response from Frontdesk160, General Manager at Birches Serviced ApartmentsResponded 4 April 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we appreciate your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you stay with us agin in the future. Kind regards Alan

    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    Stayed with my family in a bedroom apartment for a long weekend trip to Melbourne. Check in staff were super friendly and helpful, our room was spacious with a full kitchen. Very clean and neat, only a short walk up some stairs to our room....More

    1  Thank AussieGirl79
    Response from Frontdesk160, General Manager at Birches Serviced ApartmentsResponded 4 April 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we appreciate your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you stay with us agin in the future. Kind regards Alan

    Reviewed 30 March 2015

    I needed somewhere to stay handy to the Rod Laver stadium and according to the review this place was a 15 minute walk away - wrong ! It is at least a half hour walk or $15 in a taxi ! The manager called me...More

    Thank Kate V
    Response from Frontdesk160, General Manager at Birches Serviced ApartmentsResponded 4 April 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We would appreciate if you could advise where you read it was a 15 minute walk to Rod Laver so that we can have this corrected. As you would be aware, it is a 15...More

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    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • USD 102 - USD 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Response from Loi J | Reviewed this property |
    To my knowledge no balconies attached to rooms. The entrance to apartments is via outside balconies opening onto a courtyard for parking and BBQ area. Large picture windows in rooms .
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    "Lower levels are best as no lift"
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    "Room 19 has view of tree lined street and city skyline at sunset"
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    "rooms on the side street are probably quieter - where we stayed"
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    "Second floor is cool. Happy to walk up stairs."
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