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Ibis Budget Melbourne Fawkner

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Jindabyne, Australia
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Booked as a last minute stopover while between flights. I feel a jail cell would have been bigger and better. Needless to say the "bathroom" was tiny God knows when it was last cleaned covered in pink mould needless to say I didn't shower. Do not stay here!!!!

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Was not value for what you pay. Rubbish service. Really small rooms. If you are a bit larger you will not like the tiny shower come toilet area where it is impossible to have a shower and not get the whole toilet area soaked. You could not pay me to stay here again.

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Ulverstone, Australia
Reviewed 1 July 2015

In Melbourne for a week and stayed 7 nights here, twin share. Beds comfortable and clean with crisp sheets. Shower & toilet very small but also clean. Water pressure good in our ground floor room. Rooms are small, meant for minimal activity. We only wanted shower and beds, which was fine. Location is on busy intersection and rail line so...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

This was a last minute booking for an unplanned overnight stay. The room cost $79 as it came up as the cheapest in the area on my usual booking site. Paying any more for the room would have been disappointing. The room is small. The toilet and shower are one tiny cubicle - you have to sit sideways on the...

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Vroomshoop, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 May 2015

My partner and I stayed in the Ibis Budget Melbourne Fawkner last year and I have to say I was pleasantly surprised. It was my first time experiencing an Ibis Budget hotel and even though the location was quite close to the highway we were able to have a good sleep. The only downside was the tram that went quite...

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Thank Tim O
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

I have stayed here many times but I have noticed the standards dropping , last night I was put in a room where the air con( heat) did not hear the room so was forced to wheat a coat. , the blinds would not close so had the light coming into the room all night , the plug in the...

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Thank mike s
Gunnedah, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2015

The management of the Hotel recently has changed, and after staying at this hotel under the previous and current Management, there has been a noticeable drop in service and maintenance. Upon a stay on 6 Feb 2015, we were assigned room # 313. When we entered, we identified a number items that need repairs in the room at the time,...

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3Thank NeilC2607
Reviewed 19 March 2015

The room itself is ok but there have been black long hair lying on the floor. It looked poor cleaned. It's good to have a free car park. The shower/toilet smells mouldy and we always tried to breath less when we needed to go to the toilet. The reception staff is unfriendly! When we said good morning got no answer....

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Sydney, NSW
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Plenty of free parking, busy hotel with lots of families. The clientele seemed pretty budget and a little rough around the edges. Smokers all around the entrance. Room fine with terrible bathroom small and my room included soap and razor from previous guest still there-so much for a "cleaned" room. Staff were pleasant and location is right on a motor...

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Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

The health inspector shld go n review this hotel review staff as well. Travel too see ill family member given room that smelt they changed room only to smell still then dirty bedding . Complained abt it wasn't offered clean bedding but willing to give a new room which we wld have to pay for again so at 2am with...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ibis Budget Melbourne Fawkner

Address: 1401 Sydney Rd | Sydney Road, Fawkner, Moreland, Victoria 3060, Australia (Formerly Formule 1)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Moreland > Fawkner
Price Range: $68 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibis Budget Melbourne Fawkner 2*
Number of rooms: 103
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“Don't pay more than $70 / night. Not worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles NoCoriander, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a room facing a wall. Views are rubbish but it was a quiet nights sleep”
 of 5 bubbles Aussyrunner, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the north side have the best view, but are noisy. South-facing rooms are the quietest, but you'll be facing a brick wall.”
  • View of M80 freeway interchange with Sydney Road from room
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  • View of car park and M80 Freeway onramp. Maccas/Coles/Kmart is just in the background.
 of 5 bubbles Mubd1234, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“not enough blanket and bathroom is very tiny”
 of 5 bubbles tassieyasmin, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there's an elevator so if you have mobility issues, you want to be on the ground flood.”
 of 5 bubbles KristyGrl, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
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