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“Great budget stay”
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Hotel Claremont
Ranked #117 of 161 Hotels in Melbourne
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This was a great budget place to stay near the city centre with breakfast included and tea and coffee available at any time. Whilst the rooms were tiny there was a large living area downstairs. However if you have a car there is limited street parking. Also there is no lift.

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  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the hotel Claremont. It is a walk away from the metro station and so many restaurants in walking distance to choose from. Our room was comfy and clean, and we enjoyed the continental breakfast. I love the architecture of this old building and found the staff to be very helpful and friendly.
We used public transit the whole time we were in Melbourne and it was great location for us even if we were not in the business Center. Everything was very enjoyable during our stay.

Stayed: November 2016, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a modern hostel type place in an old Victorian mansion. The rooms we had were tiny, bunks, desk, tv on the wall and open wardrobe rack. A fan (it was hot) heater, spare bedding. The bathrooms on each floor are a complete lockable shower room with toilet and basin, which makes shared bathrooms a much better prospect, like at home or at a mates place. It was quite noisy from the doors opening and closing, and street noise. So take ear plugs if you want this fantastic location and cheap price. Breakky is self serve toast, cereals, fruit etc. the dining and lounge area is inviting, the Wifi woefully slow. It's only a two min walk to the station, and two stops in to the city. On the weekends you can get cheap flat rate for parking in the nearby lane. We only paid $6 per day on the weekend. It's more during the week. Max $20 per day at that one. There are others.

Stayed: March 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

I stayed with a friend here for 3 days 2 night in Nov 2016.The location was convenient if you use public transport such as tram or train (i preferred train).If you have rental car you might have to search available parking for a while.
The staff were friendly to help you,room and toilet were cleaned.The minor setback was only if only you are bringing quite heavy luggage and your room in upper floor,because there is elevator.Other than that it was a good stay.

Stayed: November 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Spent three nights in a double bunk bed room, all clean and perfect. Bathrooms always clean. Huge breakfast every morning. A bit noisy when some groups are coming, and when the fire alarm is running at 4:00 am!!... but perfect location and good stay overall!!

  • Stayed: March 2017, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Hotel Claremont

Address: 189 Toorak Rd | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Chapel Street
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Melbourne
Price Range: €25 - €68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Claremont 3*
Number of rooms: 77
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Built in 1886, the tastefully restored Hotel Claremont Guest House is a 1-minute walk from the South Yarra Train Station and a 2-minute walk from the popular Chapel Street. It features a guest lounge with a library, and free Wi-Fi access. Guest rooms are equipped with a work desk and a TV. Linen and towels are provided. Some rooms come with a private bathroom.Free light breakfast is included . The staff at the tour desk can assist with making tour bookings and offering local information. The hotel also offers a 24-hour front desk and a guest laundry. Claremont Hotel is just 100 m from a tram stop, and a 5-minute drive from the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and Rod Laver Arena. Melbourne International Airport is a 30-minute drive away. South Yarra is a great choice for travelers interested in culture, food and cafes. Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip. ... more   less 
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