Grand Chancellor Melbourne Hotel

131 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Chancellor Melbourne Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

AUD 22 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Overview

Grand Chancellor Melbourne is a charming hotel offering views over Village gold class Cinimas, National Sports Museum and Southbank and featuring a sauna, a private swimming pool and a heated pool. Residing in a 17-story building, the hotel was opened in 1972 and renovated in 2008.

The hotel is ideally located close to Melbourne Central subway station. Nestled in the theater district and 5 km from the city center.

Welcoming guests with a rooftop terrace and a rooftop pool, the hotel is placed next to casinos, a cinema and restaurants.

Guests will find themselves a 5-minute walk from Parliament train station. The hotel lies 20 km away from Essendon airport.

Rooms

The property offers non-smoking rooms equipped with a work desk, a dressing room, television, wireless internet and individual climate control and feature a magnificent view over the street. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with dressing gowns, complimentary toiletries and a spa bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Every day a sumptuous breakfast is served in the dining room. Coffee and tea are offered in the café bar. The property is set in Melbourne CBD district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Dainty Sichuan Noodles and Longrain that serve delectable meals.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of AUD 21 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can take advantage of a catering service, a conference room and an exhibition space along with porter service, room service and concierge service provided on-site.

Relax

Grand Chancellor Melbourne Hotel is a child-friendly hotel offering cots and babysitting. On-site amenities for fitness include a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at AUD 22 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   17.  Number of rooms:   160.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

131 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

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City Center
  • Melbourne
    4.5 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Parliament Train Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Melbourne Central Station
    600 m
Restaurants
  • seamstress (cuisine: Chinese, Australian, Pan-Asian)
    50 m
  • Pizza Restaurant POMODORO (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Parks
  • Golden Mile Heritage Trail
    300 m
  • Royal Exhibition Building
    690 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    17
  • Number of rooms:
    160

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Size: 40 m²
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne Hotel Melbourne location
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              Hotel Address:

              131 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Melbourne
                4.5 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Parliament Train Station
                500 m
              Underground stations
              • Melbourne Central Station
                600 m
              Restaurants
              • seamstress (cuisine: Chinese, Australian, Pan-Asian)
                50 m
              • Pizza Restaurant POMODORO (cuisine: Italian)
                20 m
              Parks
              • Golden Mile Heritage Trail
                300 m
              • Royal Exhibition Building
                690 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                160

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              Grand Chancellor Melbourne Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • RMIT Gallery - 400 m
              • St Paul's Cathedral - 700 m

              Train stations

              Monuments and Landmarks

              Theaters

              Galleries

              Underground stations

              Public parking

              Local attractions

              • Grainger Museum - 1.5 km
                Royal Parade, Melbourne
              • Galactic Circus - 1.8 km
                Crown Entertainment Complex, Melbourne
              • Victoria Police Museum - 1.9 km
                World Trade Centre, Melbourne
              • National Sports Museum - 1.7 km
                Brunton Ave, Jolimont, Melbourne
              • Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story - 1.8 km
                2A Clarendon Street, Melbourne

              Near the hotel

              • Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc. - 60 m
                22 Cohen Place, Melbourne
              • State Library of Victoria - 310 m
                328 Swanston Street, Melbourne
              • Bourke Street Mall and Melbourne's Central - 410 m
                FromElizabeth Street to Exhibition Street, Melbourne
              • Melbourne Town Hall - 520 m
                Corner Swanston Street and Collins Street, Melbourne
              • Flight Experience - 240 m
                Shop 9, QV Shopping Centre, Melbourne
              • Golden Mile Heritage Trail - 300 m
                Federation Square, Melbourne
              • Parliament House of Victoria - 420 m
                Spring Street, Melbourne

              Restaurants nearby

              • seamstress - 50 m

                Address: 113 Lonsdale Street
                Phone: 03 9663 6363

                76% likes this, based on 101 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese, Australian, Pan-Asian
                Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 29

              • Shark Fin Inn - 80 m

                Address: 50 Little Bourke Street
                Phone: (03) 9662 2681

                74% likes this, based on 125 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese
                Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 38

              • Yamato - 40 m

                Address: 28 Corrs Lane
                Phone: (03) 9663 1706

                66% likes this, based on 42 reviews
                Cuisine: Japanese

              • Pizza Restaurant POMODORO - 20 m

                Address: 118 Lonsdale Street
                Phone: 0396638006

                69% likes this, based on 60 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: CAD 12 - CAD 43

              • Madam Kay's Platz Cafe - 20 m

                Address: 139 Lonsdale St.
                Phone: +60396399939

                61% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                Cuisine: Asian, English, Malaysian
                Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 22

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                160

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              Grand Chancellor Melbourne Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Chancellor Melbourne

              Average guest rating

              7.0out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 690 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Great location, near the free city circle tram meaning very easy access to shops, resturants and the sites of Melbourne

                We ran out of sugar one evening and then the following afternoon when we arrived back to the hotel the stock of sugar satchels had not been replenished, other than that all good

              • Older travelers
                4.2

                Location in the city

                Had no gym-had a room by a garbage shoot-hotel staff not overly friendly.

              • Group of friends
                4.4

                Definatly not 4.5 star, the room was extremly small, outdated, and cleanliness only just met criteria. Extremly disappointed.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The position close to the middle of the cbd and near China Town and the Theatre precinct. Great vfm

                Nothing

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                the location, staff fantastic always answer questions and helpful, extra clean room and hotel was clean and tidy breakfast was great also

                there was nothing i didnt like about this hotel

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                good location, clean, roomy for a hotel

                one access free internet, then no more for rest of day

              • Older travelers
                5.0

                After discount the rate is ok. Not with the full rate. Room is small but clean.

                Aircond units are outside so a little noisy. Water bottle has strong plastic smell. Was charged for, I have to ring back to reverse the charge. Not keen to hear your comments.

              • Group of friends
                8.2

                Close to bars, Chinatown and CBA atm.

                Room service was at 9:30am which I thought was too early.

              • Older travelers
                5.8

                Very close to city centre. Great if shopping is one of the list of things to do while in Melbourne

                Newspapers could be provided free for the room price charged. Not every hotel staff is friendly or helpful.

              • Single
                5.0

                The food is not very nice, there was no ironing board in my room and not enough blankets on the beds. When I did get an ironing board the iron was useless and kept setting off the smoke alarms. But the staff were very kind and couteous.

              • Older travelers
                4.6

                General condition and cleanliness of room was of OK standard

                *Curtains in room didnt shut *Toilet seat wouldnt stay up, had to hold up. *Shower over bath didnt drain, had to shower in pool of dirty water *Underside of bed doona had large dirty stain. *1 of 2 lifts was out of order for entire stay. At one stage both lifts were out of order and had to climb stairs to level 7 on TWO occasions. VERY DISSAPPOINTING STAY, considering I most certainly didnt want the cheapest room I could find, and was prepared to, and did pay extra for a better motel. Also chose a Superior King Suite rather than the most basic room on offer, hoping that this would be of better quality, condition, and cleanliness. Was so far from reaility. Will not stay here again, and will not recommend.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                We were upgraded at no extra cost, Free newspaper, greta view, quiet,free tapas at bar

                bathroom a bit small, but ok

              • Couple
                7.4

                I chose this hotel for it's outdoor pool facility and was extremely dissapointed to be told it was out of use on my day of arrival. This information should be on the website as it is extremely misleading. Also, I was not told $100 would be put on hold in my account, this was also dissapointing as I hadnt planned on this money not being available to me during the week.

              • Couple
                4.2

                We paid for a king size bed and got two single beds pushed together. Each time we moved, the beds would part and one of us would fall in the craves. The mattresses had big brown stains, which we had the pleasure of seeing every time we did the bed. The bathroom still had hairs from the last guest and had not been cleaned in a few days.

              • Couple
                5.4

                Excellent location, size of room was good.

                Bed was very hard&noisy. We were told we had been given a complimentary upgrade however I do not think this was true, rooms are very basic.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne Hotel Melbourne location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              131 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Melbourne
                4.5 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Parliament Train Station
                500 m
              Underground stations
              • Melbourne Central Station
                600 m
              Restaurants
              • seamstress (cuisine: Chinese, Australian, Pan-Asian)
                50 m
              • Pizza Restaurant POMODORO (cuisine: Italian)
                20 m
              Parks
              • Golden Mile Heritage Trail
                300 m
              • Royal Exhibition Building
                690 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                160

              Hotel Awards

              AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneGrand Chancellor Melbourne

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Design Hotels in Australia

              Use Badge