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3.9 out of 5

"Room standard - nothing special. Had fridge, desk, chairs a small table, queen bed and bathroom. Room service available as restaurants closed due to c ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 13 Jan 2022

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Melbourne awaits you at Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like Princess Theatre and Collins Street. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, and a bar/lounge.

All 160 rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and in-room massages. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. 24-hour room service, hair dryers, and phones are also available. Housekeeping is available on request.

The restaurant, Footlights, is open for breakfast. Enjoy the gym and pool loungers. 5382 square feet (500 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star Melbourne Central Business District hotel include Melbourne Central and Carlton Gardens.

Classic Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$116* Per night/room 14 Feb. - 15 Feb.

Superior King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Classic King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premier King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne ratings based on 322 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne

Everyone (195) Couples (69) Family (38)
4 out of 5
Room standard - nothing special. Had fridge, desk, chairs a small table, queen bed and bathroom. Room service available as restaurants closed due to covid ($5 service fee). Good location. 24/7 desk service

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2022

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4 out of 5
location was great

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Enjoyed pur stay, good value for money, very convenient

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Room was clean Could have done with a hairdryer Staff were brilliant, happy and extremely helpful

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2022

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3 out of 5
The accommodation stated a bar and restaurant both were not open. We had to have breakfast in our room and no drinks could be had at the bar.

Posted by on 29 Dec. 2021

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4 out of 5
Good location. Friendly and helpful staff. Lovely rooftop pool was great for a refreshing 7:00am swim. The common areas -lobby, hallways are looking a bit tired. Good value for its location.

Posted by on 28 Dec. 2021

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5 out of 5
Service

Posted by on 26 Dec. 2021

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4 out of 5
Good value for money. Great position, fantastic,friendly, efficient staff. Wonderful pool and nice roomy rooms. Will definitely be back.

Posted by on 22 Dec. 2021

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5 out of 5
Very central, clean, very handy for a CBD stay.

Posted by on 14 Dec. 2021

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5 out of 5
Great location, very central 1nd handy to everything!

Posted by on 10 Dec. 2021

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About the Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne

Location 131-137 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Property Features

Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Event space at this hotel measures 5382 square feet (500 square meters) and includes a conference center. A rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the family-friendly Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Melbourne hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 160 guestrooms or units
  • 17 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 5382 sq ft of conference space
  • 500 sq m of conference space
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Train station: Southern Cross Station (1.7 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Metro station: Parliament Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne offers 160 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is offered on request and in-room massages can be requested.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Footlights - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Encore Cafe and Bar - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 18 and up; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

Customers may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.

Guests may be subject to health screenings for COVID-19 at the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, and JCB International. Cash is not accepted. 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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-out is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 18 and up; guests must have received their complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in.

  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No 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 confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • 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
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 18
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 1

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 100 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 17 for adults and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.2 percent

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

Hotel Names

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National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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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.