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    Carlton Clocktower Apartments

    255 Drummond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 182*
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          Overview
          • Excellent15%
          • Very good23%
          • Average17%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible27%
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          Free Wifi
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          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 76 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          We stayed in an executive room over the past weekend. Hotel is in great location with no traffic noise. Clean rooms with great bed and quality linen. Easy parking underneath. Lifts make rooms on higher levels easily accessible.

          Thank The62
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The apartment was big, with a nice view and in an excellent location to Lygon St however we found it unclean with toenail clippings on a bed room floor, undies in the dryer and generally very grotty. We asked for apartment to be cleaned and...More

          Thank _harrynjuli
          Response from drlocbi, Manager at Carlton Clocktower Apartments

          Thank you for your feedback which has given us the opportunity to once again speak with our housekeeping team to reinforce the standards that guests expect. Our sincere apologies that your emails received no response but I am unable to find any record of an...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Cobwebs in the kitchen, holes in ceiling, iron burns in carpet, not been updated since the 80's and generally not clean. We won't stay at this overpriced place again and suggest others look elsewhere.

          Thank Dan B
          Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

          I have been in this place several times through the years. I think this will be my last. The place desperately needs to be completely renovated: the apartments are old and smelly. I must also notice that the people we interacted with at the reception...More

          Thank L0renz0_1976
          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          My experience was horrendous!!!! Upon entry the apartment smelt, had mould on 2 walls of bathroom, carpet was covered in stains of which you did not want to take your shoes off, hole in ceiling of kitchen and generally not representative of pictures / description...More

          1  Thank Nicole g
          Response from carltonclocktower, Front Office Manager at Carlton Clocktower Apartments

          Good Morning, thank you for your review and my sincere apologies that I came across as arrogant when you raised the matters with me, it certainly was not my intention or my usual demeanour. Unfortunately the options to me at the time to address your...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 102 - USD 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #50 Business Hotel in Melbourne
          • #117 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 26
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          • Location
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          • Victoria >
          • Melbourne >
          • Lygon Street
          • Also Known As
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          • Carlton Clocktower Apartments Melbourne, Victoria
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          Traveller (31)
          Dining (7)
          Room & Suite (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (17)
          Bathroom (3)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          Lygon Street
          If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
          over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
          place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to
          the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
          started their day with a local espresso. They are
          gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
          Little Italy which has something for everyone.
          Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
          ...More
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          .52 km away
           
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          .08 km away
           
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          .65 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          The Town Mouse
          175 reviews
          .12 km away
          D.O.C. Pizza & Mozzarella Bar
          386 reviews
          .08 km away
          Carlton Wine Room
          101 reviews
          .09 km away
          Donnini's Restaurant
          195 reviews
          .10 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Melbourne Museum
          3,281 reviews
          .50 km away
          Royal Exhibition Building
          439 reviews
          .71 km away
          Carlton Gardens
          48 reviews
          .42 km away
          Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
          35 reviews
          .50 km away
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          "DO NOT STAY Under any circumstance"
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          "Take a torch if you're checking in at night, it's dark and hard to find the rooms."
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          "Higher rooms have a bit of a view"
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          "Renovated inner apartment"
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