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4.4 out of 5

"Close to two railway stations, Southland Shopping Centre and Highett which has great shops. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 11 Jun 2022

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Melbourne awaits you at Best Western Plus Buckingham International. You'll be 1.2 km (0.7 mi) from Southland Shopping Centre and 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Victoria Golf Club. Highlights at this beach hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

The restaurant, Busbys Restaurant and Bar, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. Enjoy the gym, spa tub, and seasonal outdoor swimming pool. 2790 square feet (259 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli, and coffee/tea in a common area. Full breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also RV/bus/truck parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

With a stay at this 4-star Highett hotel, you'll be 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from The Kingston Centre and 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from Royal Melbourne Golf Club.

Standard Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$136* Per night/room 29 Jun. - 30 Jun.

Executive Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive King Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Best Western Plus Buckingham International ratings based on 412 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Best Western Plus Buckingham International

Everyone (227) Couples (106) Business (3) Family (81)
2 out of 5
Check in took far too long

Posted by on 25 Jun. 2022

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4 out of 5
Close to two railway stations, Southland Shopping Centre and Highett which has great shops.

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2022

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4 out of 5
We had a quick stay as we had to get up early for golf. Room was very warm, was expecting a microwave to heat our meals up, but the reception desk was very helpful doing it for us.

Posted by on 6 Jun. 2022

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5 out of 5
So convenient, i can park outside my door

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2022

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4 out of 5
It was close to hospital which is why we were there.

Posted by on 24 May 2022

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5 out of 5
Just what we needed

Posted by on 7 May 2022

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3 out of 5
Don’t expect to sleep well. I was woken up every single night by either loud people or the trolleys going over the pavers. I could hear the person above me use the toilet and walking around in high heels at 4am. The house keeper rinsed the mugs in the bathroom sink with no detergent and didn’t make the bed even so I was in the room while it was done. On check out it stated back in 10 minutes when I was in a hurry because my daughter had been in a car accident. Had to ask for extra blankets because it was cold. I’ve never had any of these troubles elsewhere and I’m well travelled.

Posted by on 7 May 2022

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5 out of 5
So convenient, and first class dining. Door digital key card didnt work, but Mgr can accross and sorted out promptly!

Posted by on 7 May 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 May 2022 by Front Office Manager

Dear Rod , Thank you for the 5 star rating and glowing review. We glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcome back to Buckingham International soon.

5 out of 5
Did the job and more!

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Apr. 2022 by Front Office Manager

Dear Deniz , Thank you for 5 star rating and the review! We look forward to welcome you back to Buckingham International again soon.

5 out of 5
Always love staying here 😊

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Apr. 2022 by Front Office Manager

Dear Nicole , Thank you for 5 star rating and glowing review. We look forward to welcome you back to Buckingham International Hotel soon.

About the Best Western Plus Buckingham International

Location 1130 Nepean Highway, Highett, VIC 3190

Property Features

Best Western Plus Buckingham International offers its guests a seasonal outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 2790 square feet (259 square meters) and includes a conference center. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the family-friendly Best Western Plus Buckingham International. Self parking is free. This Victorian Melbourne hotel is smoke free.

  • 73 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2790 sq ft of conference space
  • 259 sq m of conference space
  • Deli
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Metro station: Highett Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Best Western Plus Buckingham International offers 73 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. These individually decorated accommodations have separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. This Melbourne hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Sitting area
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Electric kettle
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Busbys Restaurant and Bar - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 25.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Best Western Plus Buckingham International

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, Union Pay, debit cards, and cash. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western).

  • No lifts
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Service animals not allowed
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • UnionPay
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Credit card pre-authorisation
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 50 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 25.50 for adults and AUD 17 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 25.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.