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Great Southern Hotel Melbourne
3 class rating

Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

44 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Melbourne, Australia
See location+61 396 296 991
From
$60
Cheapest

rate per night

7.7
Good
based on 9938 reviews
9,938 reviews

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About Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Hotel with 24-hour front desk, walk to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has self parking and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite. Housekeeping is available on request. Great Southern Hotel Melbourne offers 285 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 32-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Melbourne hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered on request and change of towels can be requested. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Latest deals for Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

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Superior room
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Double room
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1 double bed
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King room
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Standard Room
1 queen bed
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour front desk

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Casino

Health and safety

  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Reviews of Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

7.7
GoodBased on 9,938 verified guest reviews
7.7Solo
7.8Families
7.5Couples
7.8Friends

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10.0 Wonderful
Great service and great location
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6.5 Okay
Pros:Location and staff were good.
Cons:It felt like a prison due to the style of open floors and lack of windows onto outside space. Lots of light came into the room.

Location

44 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

What's nearby

  • Collins Street0.7 km
  • Eureka Tower0.9 km
  • Southbank Promenade0.9 km
  • Block Arcade1 km
  • Royal Arcade1 km
  • Bourke Street Mall1.1 km
  • Flinders Street Station1.1 km
  • Melbourne Arts Centre1.2 km
  • Federation Square1.3 km
  • National Gallery of Victoria1.3 km
  • Queen Victoria Market1.4 km
  • Old Melbourne Gaol1.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

Low season

May

High season

September

Average price (weeknight)

$94

Average price (weekend night)

$159
Cheapest month to stay with an average 16% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 47% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

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Top tips for your stay at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in May and July.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne, plan to stay on a Sunday or Saturday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $78, while the most expensive was $187.
  • How long should you stay at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

  • What’s a good room to stay in at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne and why?

    When you’re staying at this hotel, one of the best value rooms to stay in is the Standard Room, which offers a queen-size mattress for extra comfort. This room, which is 16 sqm in size, is compact and comes with a flat-screen TV, great for when you want to relax at the end of the day. For your safety, you have electronic security and an in-room safe. Centralised air conditioning and heating ensure that the temperature is ideal throughout your stay too. The cherry on top is the mini-fridge and tea and coffee-making facilities, so you can enjoy a drink of your choosing after a long day exploring Melbourne.

  • Why should I eat at this hotel?

    When it comes to eating, you won’t be disappointed by the offering at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne. Offering a selection of international cuisines, there is something for everyone. You can enjoy breakfast at the restaurant throughout the week, generally between 06:30 and 10:00. There is a lunch service every day, usually between 11:30 and 14:30, whereas the dinner schedule is normally from 17:00 until 21:00.

  • What are the laundry services at the hotel?

    If you’ve got a big event you need to look your best for, you can make use of the dry-cleaning facilities at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne. There is an extra charge for this, which you can enquire about at the reception desk. Alternatively, you can contact them ahead of your arrival for rates. If you just need to clean some clothes, then there are also self-service washing and drying facilities in the hotel. There is an additional charge for this, and you’re required to have change for the machines. You’ll find an iron and ironing board in each of the rooms too, so you can remove any creases from your clothes.

  • What are the business options the hotel offers?

    If you need to get work done during your stay at this hotel, then you can use the business facilities on offer. In the hotel reception, there are computers and workspaces that you can use. You will also be able to use a printer, should you have any documents that you need to print off. In addition, there are private workspaces in all of the rooms, so you can get down to work.

  • How do I get to Great Southern Hotel Melbourne from the airport?

    It’s easy to travel from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to the hotel, with there being several options available to you. For example, you could take the City–Melbourne Airport bus from Melbourne Airport Terminal 3. This takes you to the Skybus Coach Terminal on Spencer Street. From here, it’s about a 5min walk to the hotel. The total duration of this trip is approximately 45min. Alternatively, you can get a car hire from the airport and drive via the M2 or take a taxi; this gets you to your destination in about 25min but is more expensive.

  • Where is Great Southern Hotel Melbourne located?

    Great Southern Hotel Melbourne is located at 44 Spencer Street in Melbourne CBD, 1.4 km from the centre of Melbourne. Collins Street is the closest landmark to Great Southern Hotel Melbourne.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne.

  • Does Great Southern Hotel Melbourne offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Great Southern Hotel Melbourne offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Great Southern Hotel Melbourne from the airport?

    Great Southern Hotel Melbourne is 11 km from Melbourne Essendon. Great Southern Hotel Melbourne is 19.3 km from Melbourne.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Great Southern Hotel Melbourne hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne in Melbourne and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Great Southern Hotel Melbourne and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Great Southern Hotel Melbourne.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.2

Distance to city centre

1.4 km

Nearest airport

Melbourne Essendon

Distance to airport

11.2 km