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Darwin, Australia
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392 reviews
138 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Of all the places to stay at Melbourne Airport, this is about the cheapest, and it is one of three within easy walking distance of all the terminals, though terminal 4 is a bit of a hike. What you get is a tiny room with a tiny prefab plastic bathroom. There is no restaurant, no minibar, no room service, no... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately we had to stay overnight to wait for the next morning flight, and between the two hotels nearest the airport, we chose the cheaper one, of course. It does have the word Budget in its title, but still, this is the worst Ibis we've been to. We often stay at Ibis hotels around the globe, and so far they've... More 

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Cambridge Gardens, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location short walk from terminal 3. Very quiet but was only there from 11pm to 5am. Small clean room, except there was make-up on one of the pillow covers. Pillows were awful. Shower/toilet pod not good water goes everywhere. Overpriced compared to other ibis I have stayed in. But in saying all that I would still stay there again... More 

1 Thank KellnSteve
Perth, Australia
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72 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First the good news: comfortable bed, clean linen, reasonable size room. But, don't they ever clean or redecorate this place? The public areas are well worn. My room hadn't been dusted in months, there were cobwebs up the walls and tens of dead mozzies stuck to the ceiling (fortunately none alive, but someone must have had a problem).

1 Thank Paul A
Point Lonsdale
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel gives good value for money. It has all you need for a brief overnight stop before or after a flight. The addition of mini fridges and tea/coffee making facilities is much appreciated. The only bad point is the lack of lifts - it's a bit hard carrying suitcases up the stairs.

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Sydney, Australia
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64 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking distance from all terminals. Seven to ten minutes unless you are overloaded with luggage. The path is level and well signposted. Have used this hotel more than once and check in easy and pleasant. Room size more than adequate for single traveller or a couple. Great queen bed. Very clean.

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Timaru, New Zealand
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well I don't mind staying in budget accomodations but this one is def. overpriced. Clean bed and sheets, tidy room but so small we couldn't even push our suitcase through the rokm- it had to stay by the door. No switch off for ventilator in the bathroom - so we had free entertainment at night time. Careful when you book-... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a place to stay close to the airport and this was great.The staff were friendly and helpful,The breakfast was really nice and well set out .Sleep was no problem as we couldnt hear aircraft even being so close -it was an enjoyable stay

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very small rooms which would be ok if you are travelling alone but we were a family of 3 in Melbourne for a Family function. 3 of us could not stand in the room at one time so there was no way we could all get ready in the room. The shower leaked out from the bathroom into the room.... More 

1 Thank Melinda K
Tas, Australia
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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An easy 10minute walk from the airport, so a great location for a pitstop prior to flying out the next day. After arriving after 11pm reception was open and we were greeted with a smile and checked in with no issues. The rooms are practical, quiet and all you need for a nights stay with the standard hotel offerings. They... More 

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Additional Information about Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport

Address: Caldwell Drive | Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Tullamarine
Price Range: $123 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ibis Budget Melbourne Airport 2.5*
Number of rooms: 73
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“As there is no lift, consider a ground floor room if you have trouble with stairs.”
  • Basin is in bedroom, not bathroom
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  • Basic facilities, and a bit of a squeeze
  • Basic facilities, and a bit of a squeeze
  • Very tight fit!
 of 5 bubbles conatus, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“only for emergency stay”
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“No elevator so if stairs are an issue make sure you let them know, you want a low or ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles cmttas, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Remember there is no lift”
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“Ask for bottom floor if heavy cases as no lifts.”
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