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Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

Everyone was just great clean tidy hotel .. loved the cleaning when out of her way to say hello smile ill.be telling everyone art work was great good location I think next ill try a spa suite ifa standard was like that a spa street would be like staying in heaven can't wait to go back

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "Mark K" "Best ever" what a brilliant review! It is very warming to hear that the team here made you feel welcome during your stay. We do offer a variety of room types here at [The Cullen]. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Rowena

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We loved our stay at the Cullen. The staff were absolutely amazing. They were very professional and totally enjoyed what they were doing, It made it easy to unwind and feel relaxed, knowing you were in good hands. Our room was great...Comfortable, clean and easy on the eye. I travelled with my 13year old, who loved the Queen size beds...

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "Ralf88" I am delighted to read that you loved your stay here at [The Cullen]. Firstly, thank you for the kind words regarding the team here! I will be sure to pass on your feedback. It is fantastic that you loved your room! We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Rowena

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We chose the Cullen due to its location and the Art concept, we were happy with both, rooms were modern clean and a little funky which was a nice change from the traditional hotels. we were worried about noice as we were on the second floor but shouldn't have been as we nearly slept in. we recommend booking your car...

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "WOJD64" Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at [The Cullen]. It is always a pleasure to hear guest first impressions of the Art Series Hotels. Here at [The Cullen] we wish to provide guests with unique and inspired experiences. The Art Series Signature Bedding is now available to guests so you can take the comfort home...

Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Beautiful setting and interior. However, if you check in they hold the booking amount plus $50 for incidental fees on your credit card. Then when you check out they charge the actual fees. Highly confusing, as I've stayed in a lot of hotels that never do this. I called the hotel this morning to rectify the situation, the lady explained...

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "Veepees" Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay with us here at [The Cullen]. I apologise that you were not informed of our hotel policy regarding pre authorisations on credit cards. Unfortunately it is our procedure to take a holding for incidentals upon arrival. This should of been mentioned on check in....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2014

This hotel completely exceeded all my expectations! Don't get me wrong, I expected it to be a nice hotel which is why we had booked to stay here but it did exceed my original thoughts. This hotel is very funky, lovely decor, which was well thought out and it looked fab! The rooms were very comfortable, lovely big bed, in...

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "Atiq R" What a glowing review! I am delighted you had a wonderful experience here at [The Cullen]. We certainly do hope to exceed guest expectations and I am delighted that in this case we definitely succeeded. Thank you in providing a detailed review regarding your stay. The Art Series Signature Bedding is available for guests so you can...

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Reviewed 22 October 2014

If you are going to stay in Prahran, the Cullen is a great choice. The location is great and in the heart of Prahran. I've stayed in both the studio suite, and the junior penthouse suite on separate visits. The rooms are spotless, very nicely finished, bed is very very comfy, nice amenities etc - very comfortable. Note that for...

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Rowena C, Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello "stewartmck77" Thank you for taking the time to write a fantastic review regarding your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you have been a loyal guest of ours here at [The Cullen]. We love to receive all guest feedback! In addition I would like to thank you for the kind words regarding the team here....

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Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

First time here. We chose the Cullen based on the extra room offered by the two bed open plan suite. Hotel is well positioned with the tram at your door ( if you can figure out how to get a ticket to use it) The first impression of our room is that it needs a re-paint. The door is very...

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CoryNJ, Front Office Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hello Sydhil, Thank you for your constructive comments in regards to your stay at The Cullen, and I am happy you enjoyed your stay! First impressions are very important, and that is why we are currently in the process of re-painting and touching up our rooms. Thank you again for your review, we look forward to having you back soon....

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2014

This is a fab boutique hotel with the Australian artist Cullen's paintings/prints hung throughout the hotel. Our room was nicely designed, great layout and very comfortable. The cafe downstairs had great happy hour drinks - the staff were super friendly and welcoming. Fantastic location being near the trendy cafe/bar scenes of Commercial and Chapel st and also some of the...

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Amy_Moylan, Front Office Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hey Warren, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Cullen. Look forward to seeing you again in the near future, All the best, Cullen Crew

Kings Beach, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

The Cullen has an fantastic contemporary feel to it. The artwork while confronting adds to the atmosphere. The studio room on the first floor was very roomy and had everything you could possibly need. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay and will do so again

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Amy_Moylan, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Dear Denise, Thank you for our glowing review! We are thrilled you had a great time with us and look forward to seeing you back with us soon, Regards Amy Moylan Hotel Manager The Cullen

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The Cullen hotel, Commercial Rd, Prahan, is always perfect on arrival and during my stay. I have stayed here several times for work and I cannot fault it. The rooms are meticulously prepared, the room service is fast and excellent quality, and even the room bar is not a rip off. The beds and pillows are top quality too. I...

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Amy_Moylan, General Manager at Art Series - The Cullen, responded to this review

Hi Leanne051, Thank you fro your 5 star review, we love to read such terrific responses. Did you know we sell the Art Series Signature beds, linen and pillows and if your interested please give our friendly guest experience team a call on 9098 1555. Look forward to seeing you again soon! Amy Moylan Hotel Manager

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Located in Prahran, Melbourne, The Cullen is inspired by Adam Cullen. Daring and unique, The Cullen features lashings of original artwork and prints by Australia’s most exciting contemporary artist, Adam Cullen.Sleep soundly in your Art Series Signature bed, then block out the morning or wake up to natural light and vibrant energy of Cullen works. Prepare breakfast using in room kitchenette facilities, spectacular views of Melbourne CBD, underground parking, state of the art gymnasium and two exciting restaurants ... more   less 

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Address: 164 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Stonnington > Prahran
Price Range: €114 - €219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Art Series - The Cullen 5*
Number of rooms: 119
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“The lights in the bathroom are on separate switches, one just outside the bathroom and one connected to the main ceiling lights in the apartment. It's easy to think one is not working. ”
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“Rooms facing Commercial Road were a little noisy with window open. I liked the tram sounds, nothing too loud. Very quiet when windows closed”
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“Our room was a bit on the chilly side outside but that's Melbourne weather.”
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“I haven't had a bad room but I loved having a kitchenette in the room. They're quiet and no noisy neighbours. ”
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