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The Great Southern Hotel
Ranked #135 of 161 Hotels in Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had 3 great days in Melbourne the hotel was in a great position for getting around the city. People were very helpful when it came to getting a tram to your destination once you understand the system. We had lunch on the Heritage Tram
a trip to Queenscliff on the ferry and a free day to explore the beautiful city

Room Tip: 5th floor at front no traffic noise family room very comfy the new apartments are small but ok
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  • Stayed: November 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The room was comfortable and the bed good, it was quiet. The air conditioning was good. No shortage of hot water for the shower Staff were welcoming and efficient. The room had no view whatsoever as it was on an internal facing courtyard. So as it was cheap no complaints.

Stayed: November 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel located in the Heart of Melbourne. Just a few walk from Southerncross Station. Nice room, Friendly staff, good Food, and easily going to e every Where around melbourne. Will come back for sure!

Stayed: November 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a night. Cheap price for 3. And that is what you get. Location is good. Walking distance from train station. Room def outdated. Like an old hotel room. Cleanliness is not evident. I've stayed in the room only for few hours nd something bit ne in the eye. Bed bug? Maybe. To store a luggage is $2 per item. Will i stay here again? If i have no other choice.

Stayed: November 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

WE had four nights here in October, our first stay in Melbourne. Very convenient after flying in from Perth and via Skybus to Southern Cross Station across the road. Easy check-in but the first time to our room was a bit funny going up to go down!! Our room was large and the bed comfy and the street noise was minimal, so we had good nights sleep....well located to walk anywhere Southbank, Docklands, Draculas, Victoria markets and just s short stroll to the CBD and Chinatown...we also have stayed in the G. S. in Sydney and we were not disappointed in Melbourne...thank you TEAM...

Stayed: October 2017
Thank Bruce W
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Additional Information about The Great Southern Hotel

Address: 44 Spencer St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Hotel Enterprize)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#109 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
Price Range: $88 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Great Southern Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 256
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Great Southern Hotel Melbourne provides the perfect location for both the tourist and business client alike, at a very affordable price, placing you within extremely close proximity to all the wonderful Melbourne attractions. This amenable Melbourne City Hotel is located minutes from the Southern Cross Station and interstate Bus and Train Terminal and a short drive from Melbourne Airport. The Great Southern Hotel comprises 2 separate sections - both dedicated to the business/leisure client featuring Family rooms; while the New Standard rooms and Classic rooms overlook a spacious courtyard - a virtual oasis in Melbourne's CBD. Situated within close proximity to the Crown Casino and Entertainment complex, Melbourne Aquarium, Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Etihad Stadium and Southbank. Trams and public transport virtually at the door providing easy access to all that Melbourne has to offer. Wifi available at an additional cost. Hot buffet breakfast is available at a cost of $21 per person (served between 6:30am to 10:00am) $50 cash deposit or $50 pre-authorisation on credit card for Security Key Bond collection per room on arrival. Porter service is not available, however Luggage storage is available at a cost of $2 per bag per day. Additional administration fee applies when making payment via credit card or EFTPOS to settle incidentals during check out. Great Southern Hotel is a smoke free property with no smoking permitted in guest rooms. This Hotel does not cater to bookings of unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 years. ***Currently a lobby refurbishment is in place to March 2015. The works will not affect any rooms, but may cause some delays at check-in and checkout times. The temporary reception area will be clearly marked with signage. Noise may reach high levels between 10am and 5pm.** ... more   less 
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Enterprize Hotel Melbourne

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