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The Great Southern Hotel

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good35%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this hotel for 2 weeks. I was operating at tight budget and needed a great location near the CBD area hence chose this hotel. The photos of this hotel room seemed decent but in reality I found the room to be extremely...More

Thank Shameek M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As others have said, rooms are quite small. We were greeted with an awful smell as soon as we opened the door- like the carpet was moldy. Air con and bathroom fan were both really noisy and the bathroom door would not stay closed; it...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a budget hotel - or at least the part that we stayed in was. The room was cosy (small) but had all of the essential facilities. Many rooms are set around a central courtyard which belongs to a movie set of a jail.The...More

Thank GordonplusE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was OK. However at 4am on Saturday morning a garbage truck decided to collect all the bins in the alley right next to our room. Every bin was full of glass bottles and they had their reverse beepers on the whole time. They would...More

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a night as stop over after 12 hours flight I was so tired otherwise would not been able to sleep at Great Southern. It was too hot for us Londoners but the air conditioner was rattling so had to turn it off also...More

Thank Linda D
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#103 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
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Patrick C
14 July 2017|
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Response from E4101OZsandram | Reviewed this property |
when we stayed at the great southern hotel in brisbane we had 2 single beds for our first visit then 2 king beds for our second visit. Hope this helps.
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716luke
8 March 2017|
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Response from Missymiss76 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, $50 is charged to your credit card, and supposed to be canceled on departure. 3.5weeks later, I'm still fighting for my refund, and staff are very unhelpful.
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j0er677
7 March 2017|
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Response from Luigia C | Reviewed this property |
As everybody said, there is a card-key so probably the best things is ask to them if is possible( maybe if you leave his name should be fine!). Anyway they are very friendly so go haed and ask:)
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"Request a quiet room, but if you do - don't expect to see anything other than a brick wall."
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