Best Western Atlantis Hotel (Melbourne, Australia)

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Best Western Atlantis Hotel (Melbourne, Australia)

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Located in one of the business districts of Melbourne close to city centre , located not far about 5 minutes walk to Sky bus which goes to Melbourne airport (RTN 32AUS). There is also Southern Cross train station, Cole supermarkets, Hungry jacks and Subway outlets all very close to hotel. To drive from MEL airport it takes around 35 minutes.


The room was simple ,white wall decor, slightly grubby on edges but still fairly spacious. Just had no character to the ambience. But offered functionality.
The bed was comfortable of medium firmness offering adequate pillows. Either side are two glass top bed side tables, one with a phone and the other an alarm clock. Light switches that are spot lights above are offered each side.
This is a small sofa seat on one side and a wardrobe on the other- this includes a Ironing board plus plenty of coat hangers. A large luggage rack exists as well.
Facing bed is a large TV that offered 28 DTV channels some local some American TV series. There is also a DVD player offered underneath. Next to this is a working desk also with a phone and a few AUS plug sockets. No desk light but overhead lights.
In the corridor is a small mirror area with plugs – below is a empty mini bar- just sachets of milk to accompany the tea and coffee with kettle on one of the side shelves. There is also an iron there.
The bathroom was of adequate size but offering very basic amenities – only x2 soaps, shampoo and conditioner. Would be nice if they offered shower gel instead. Good selection of towels though.
Overall for the price the room was functional and good it just felt a bit clinical and dull. Such as no lamps etc. They could also offer better functional amenities.


WIFI is free but only for 3 items up to 1000mb only – otherwise there are chargeable options. Not sure if hotel offers any business facilities.
However leisure included a decent size indoor pool, dry sauna and decent sized gym – did not use any but appeared clean.
Catering did not try but menu is presented in room. The last order is at 915ppm and breakfast at 1030am. They charge 3 AUS for any room service. food is all Italian pasta and appetisers, but breakfast does offer a good selection of dishes such as Egg Benedict- prices range from 8-30AUS.
Parking is available at the hotel inside same building with in/out privileges at 15 AUS a day.


Staff explained very little detail at check-in, simply asked for passport but could of explained WIFI or offer some degree of enthusiasm with service. No facilities were mentioned and service couldn’t have been more robotic and lacking in detail.

Overall this was reasonably priced hotel with a pool and parking. However it has got a poor vibe and room is simply so dull than even Ibis appears more exciting. I would likely try somewhere else in Melbourne.

300 Spencer St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia

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Dull room but good location for CBD, Parking, pool and Sauna offered but staff lack enthusiasm and details.

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