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Plum Carlton Serviced Apartments Melbourne

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

My partner and I booked last minute, we suddenly figured out that check in was not available before two. The guy on the phone clearly hates his job and said in a very patronizing tone that it "cleeearly states on the website" and "I should know because I have stayed before" (yes ok about 8 months ago but I organised...

1Thank Bella H
Kiama, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Rooms were average. Basic and clean which is all you need. Staff were friendly and we were able to leave the car in the undercover carpark a little over checkout time, so very helpful. The location was great for Lygon Street restaurants and not too long a walk into the city centre. Victoria Markets were also nearby.

Thank SonjaB60
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I recently stayed at the Plum North Melbourne in Arden Street. I was a bit hesitant from reading previews about the lack of receiption at this location and other negative comments. All those fears were allayed when I arrived at the Swanston Street reception, late at night. There was a night manager who gave me keys and called for a...

1Thank NQGal
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Good value for @ $95 per night with a tight, last minute conference budget & Melbourne heavily booked at the time. Location is super convenient. The room was spacious, well appointed, spotless, bed & pillows very comfy. But like other reviews have said, the cooking smells are very pervasive & once outside your door this place feels like a budget...

1Thank cheekiness
Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Due to my illness, my husband was in charge of our 14 year old daughter taking the trip of her lifetime to see her idol Taylor Swift in concert. The staff were so friendly towards her and treated both of them so well. So happy to change the bedding arrangements, the manager did this with no fuss whilst chatting to...

Thank Donna S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2015

The Plum Carlton serviced apartments are perfectly located in Swanston Street Carlton with a five minute walk north to Melbourne University and a 10 minute walk south to the CBD and shopping. Two blocks to the east is the vibrant Lygon Street whilst a five minute walk to the west will take you to the Victoria Market - in all,...

Thank Sean C
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2015

If you are smokers, this place is a heaven for you. If you have children, or if you do not want to be passive smokers, stay clear from this place. You can get a better place to stay at Tune Hotel, the hotel opposite of this building. Do not trust my review, just go there and you will find smoke...

1Thank StealthFighter
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

The apartments looks absolutely nothing like the photos and was basic to say the least! In a great place to walk into the city or take the tram The room was small, clean but very basic. The front door handle was basically falling off and it felt very unsafe! The Noise was unbelievable, trams and cars all night! No air...

2Thank amiijade93
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Excellent location along the Number 8 and 1 tram lines going to Melbourne University with plenty of cheap food options around. But although economical and clean, studio room had no views, a tiny TV with limited channels and no free wifi. a major negative is the lack of central cooling or heating. The split AC was noisy and did a...

Thank Bala C
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We stayed twice in this hotel in one bedroom apartment for a week each time. The rooms certainly need to be renovated, but it was clean and spacious, and we didn't expect more for this price. The kitchenette was well equipped. The staff were friendly. We definitely recommend this hotel if you're looking for a place at walking distance from...

1Thank Chantal P

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Additional Information about Plum Carlton Serviced Apartments Melbourne

Address: 528 Swanston Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range: $103 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Plum Carlton Serviced Apartments Melbourne 3*
Number of rooms: 127
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“Perhaps ask for one of the refurbed rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 919angush, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I don't think any room would be better than another, it's all pretty budgety! That said, there is a bit of tram noise in the room we had.”
 of 5 bubbles travellerx2013, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No view where we stay, we overlooked a laneway, quiet, had lifts.”
 of 5 bubbles Tassychick, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our room overlooked a central courtyard - nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles SonjaB60, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in a room that was at the end of the building on the Swanston Street side therefore I had only one neighbour.”
 of 5 bubbles 661seanc, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
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