Hotel Sophia - Melbourne

277-287 King Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3001  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Sophia - Melbourne

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator
Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator

Overview

The 4-star Hotel Sophia is situated a mere 2.6 km away from Melbourne Cricket Ground . Behind the contemporary facade of Hotel Sophia lies traditional interior.

The hotel is set 350 meters away from Supreme Court of Victoria, Melbourne Aquarium and Flagstaff Gardens. The venue is 5 km away from the city center.

Shoppers will appreciate boutiques and a market at a short distance from the hotel.

The nearest tram stop is a 5-minute walk away. A mere 20 minutes’ drive from Essendon.

Rooms

The hotel provides functional rooms including economy double room and standard double room. They are equipped with cable TV with on-demand movies, a fridge, a mini bar, a safe and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, guest toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A healthy breakfast is served at the restaurant. There is a restaurant serving European dishes on site. The café bar has billiards and a jukebox to offer and also serves wines and beers. Guests can eat at Regency Chinese Cuisine and Sud, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

Business facilities at Hotel Sophia include a business center and a conference room.

Internet

No internet access available

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Game room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

277-287 King Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3001

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City Center
  • Melbourne
    4.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Flagstaff Train Station
    300 m
Underground stations
  • Flagstaff Station
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Golden Age Bistro
    20 m
  • The Colonial Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
    110 m
Parks
  • Flagstaff Gardens
    350 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Sophia photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE STANDARD

Hotel Sophia photos Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Sophia photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Hotel Sophia photos Room
Economy Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Hotel Sophia photos Room
Economy Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|SINGLE ECONOMY

Hotel Sophia Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • RMIT Gallery900 m
  • Melbourne Aquarium900 m

Popular areas

  • Crown Casino1.1 km
  • Southbank Promenade1.1 km
  • Crown Casino1.1 km

Places of interest

  • Federal Court of Australia200 m
  • Deakin University300 m
  • Supreme Court of Victoria300 m
  • Australian Institute of Management400 m
  • observations deck500 m
  • Rialto Tower Observation Deck500 m
  • Victoria University500 m
  • Viva Energy Corporate Office600 m
  • BP Head Office600 m
  • Melbourne City Library1.0 km
  • Kangan Institute1.0 km

Train stations

  • Flagstaff Train Station200 m
  • Flagstaff Train Station200 m
  • Southern Cross Station300 m
  • Southern Cross Station300 m

Stadiums

  • Etihad Stadium700 m

Galleries

  • State Library of Victoria1.0 km
  • State Library of Victoria1.0 km

Underground stations

  • Flagstaff Station100 m
  • Flagstaff Station100 m
  • Melbourne Central Station800 m
  • Melbourne Central Station800 m

Public parking

  • RMIT University900 m

Local attractions

  • National Gallery of Victoria1.6 km
    180 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne
  • Parliament House of Victoria1.7 km
    Spring Street, Melbourne
  • Royal Exhibition Building1.8 km
    Carlton Gardens, Melbourne
  • Wonderland Fun Park1.6 km
    120 Pearl River Rd, Melbourne
  • Grainger Museum1.7 km
    Royal Parade, Melbourne

Near the hotel

  • Flagstaff Gardens350 m
    Melbourne, VictoriaAustralia
  • Michaels Camera Museum710 m
    Corner Elizabeth and Lonsdale Streets, Melbourne
  • Melbourne Aquarium850 m
    Cnr Flinders St & King St, Melbourne
  • Block Arcade940 m
    282 Collins St., Melbourne
  • St. Augustine Church360 m
    631 Bourke Street, Melbourne
  • St. Francis Church730 m
    326 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
  • Immigration Museum820 m
    Corner of Flinders and William Streets, Melbourne

Restaurants nearby

  • Golden Age Bistro20 m

    Address: 287 King St
    Phone: (03) 9670 2292

    55% likes this, based on 31 reviews

  • The workers food room110 m

    Address: 472 Little Lonsdale Street
    Phone: (03) 9602 3220

    76% likes this, based on 10 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

  • City Grill Room140 m

    Address: 535 Little Lonsdale Street

    71% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

  • The Colonial Hotel110 m

    Address: 585 Lonsdale Street, Victoria, Australia 3000

    Cuisine: Australian

  • Regency Chinese Cuisine130 m

    Address: 232 King Street
    Phone: 0396003620

    60% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 22

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Hotel Awards

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Hotel Sophia Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Sophia

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 254 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
6.7
Rooms
6.7
Service
4.2
Value
4.7

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Staff helpful and polite.Handy location to Queen Victoria Markets and free city tram.Breakfast just great and plenty.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    The availability and location to southern cross station for transport opportunities and the pub next door

    Dirty cutlery & crockery in breakfast area that had supposedly been washed. Insufficient internet signal to allow connection in the room and needed to sit in foyer. Limitation of TV stations to keep up with what is happening in the world.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The Hotel was clean, cofortable and well located. the Breakfast was delicious and it was all good value for money.

    the rooms were a little bit small.

  • Single
    7.4

    Breakfast facilities

    as I was wrote on the survey it was too noisy, cos I'm from the country.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    I loved the coffee in the rooms & plunger coffee at breakfast,lunch in the bar was very nice at a good price.its close to the city

  • Couple
    6.6

    The location was good. The staff were friendly and helpful.

    Our room seemed to have wet carpet by the bathroom door. We felt as though it was reasonably expensive in comparison to the other hotel we stayed at for the duration of our weekend, We don't mind paying good money for a good room but expect when the price rises so do the facilities eg. Our television in our room was old and very fuzzy and made loud noises which overtook the sound of the channel we were watching, Aside from that the room was clean and comfortable :)

  • Family with children
    6.2

    Cheap.

    Very poor bathrooms. Very thin walls - noise from next room. Reception staff unhelpful when requested to repair toilet. Bar closed V. early. Definitely not 4-star.

  • Single
    7.4

    Near train station and airport shuttle stop. Quiet place near the market. Quiet good service.

  • Couple
    4.6

    The shower was very hot and good water flow

    The staff were mostly helpfull but not all some quite rude. The menus were not up to date (room service menu in their paperwork but no room service avaliable) when asked to make up the room was not always done

  • Couple
    7.0

    The fact it has my name. lovely spacious bed. nice shower. Loved the continental breakfast.

    The room was very small, struggled to put my suitcase in it. The continental breakfast stopped cooking before 9.30 which was disappointing, wanted to try the pancakes. inconsistency with room sizes, paid the same as my sister and their room was very spacious compared to mine.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Nice location...

    The fact that there is no free Wi-Fi is a bummer...

  • Couple
    5.0

    Room way to small...Pain having to have a hold on credit card funds. Free breakfast was okay. A delay in letting us know we could check in, we had to call them, meant we didnt get in until late!! Wouldnt stay here again!!

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The room was clean and spacious. The breakfast was great given the fact very very afordable price for stay+breakfast.

  • Single
    4.2

    Sometimes, it was hard to contact with front staffs because they did not come to the front desk sometimes even if I called them many times by bels set in the front desk.

  • Couple
    5.8

    Location

    The bed was two singles pushed together: not comfortable

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Sophia - Melbourne Melbourne location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

277-287 King Street, Melbourne, Australia, 3001

Get directions
City Center
  • Melbourne
    4.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Flagstaff Train Station
    300 m
Underground stations
  • Flagstaff Station
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Golden Age Bistro
    20 m
  • The Colonial Hotel (cuisine: Australian)
    110 m
Parks
  • Flagstaff Gardens
    350 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMelbourneHotel Sophia

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

Use Badge