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Hotel Description

At Criterion Hotel Perth you'll be within steps of Hay Street Mall and St George's Terrace. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

LCD TVs, coffee/tea makers, and safes are featured in all 69 rooms. Fridges and room service make in-room dining convenient. Hairdryers, desks, and free toiletries are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.

This smoke-free hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 3.5-star Perth Central Business District hotel include Elizabeth Quay and Crown Perth.

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$72 per night

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Criterion Hotel Perth ratings based on 1,021 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.0 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Criterion Hotel Perth

Everyone (786) Business (1) Couples (171) Students (2) Family (56) Other (2)
4 out of 5
The property itself was a little run down and dated. The staff were friendly, helpful and efficient. The bed was very comfortable and the shower recess was great. Good lift and location excellent. The café was not very inviting but there is plenty available within short distance. Good value.

Posted by , from Melbourne on 13 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
It was a good place to stay and the food was good to

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2019

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1 out of 5
The location is ideal, the building and internal furnishings tired, dated and in poor condition. paper thin walls. Excessive noise 2 am onwards, uncaring reception staff. Wont be returning

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
adequate to my need for overnight stay on budget in middle of CBD

Posted by on 4 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
Nice hotel close to all the places we needed to visit

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2019

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2 out of 5
If your looking for a place to be able to do work from, then this place is not for you. The so called Free wifi was basically non existent. After having to take my devices down to the lobby and getting the wifi rebooted, as soon as i got back to my room, there was no reception. Now i know the rrom

Posted by on 22 Jan. 2019

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2 out of 5
Close to the city but rooms are like the price... cheap

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2019

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1 out of 5
Very close to the City but you get what you pay for I guess.... cheap.

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2019

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3 out of 5
Good for the price... rooms clean. .good service. Would definitely stay again. Central city

Posted by on 9 Jan. 2019

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About the Criterion Hotel Perth

Location 560 Hay Street, Perth, WA 06000

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. Public spaces have free WiFi. Criterion Hotel Perth also features tour or ticket assistance, dry cleaning/laundry services, and room service (during limited hours). This 3.5-star Perth hotel is smoke free.

  • 69 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • Airport: Perth, WA (PER) (12.4 km / 7.7 mi)
  • Train station: Perth Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Criterion Hotel Perth offers 69 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • No pets allowed


Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 4 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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. No on-site parking is available.


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

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 14.90 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Criterion Hotel Perth
  • Criterion Hotel
  • Criterion Perth
  • Perth Criterion Hotel

National Rating

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