US$76 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in 1 Sep 2015 Check-out 2 Sep 2015

Mantra City Central

4 stars
View map of 318 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Melbourne, VI 3000

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
49 reviews
We enjoyed our stay

Great location - so central. Shopping and public transport on our door stop. Staff were friendly... See full review

  • Jeff K.
  • 24 Mar 2015
Exactly what we needed

Great location, booked a 1 bedroom apartment, got a complimentary upgrade to 2 bedroom. Bed was... See full review

  • Lisa A.
  • 20 Jan 2015
Strategically located in the city centre, Mantra City Central makes for an ideal base to explore major attractions around the Victoria capital. Visitors enjoy an array of entertainment offerings in the bustling district with Federation Square less than a kilometre away. Tourists can have fun recreation activities at Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne Aquarium and Royal Botanic Gardens. Learn about local culture at Arts Centre or ride trams to visit sports venues.
General
The non-smoking Mantra City Central has tour desk, lift, daily housekeeping and laundry facility for convenience. A visit to Melbourne is not complete without experiencing breathtaking city views atop Rialto Towers or Eureka Skydeck.
Location
Mantra City Central Hotel is positioned on Little Bourke Street in the heart of Melbourne CBD, a block away from railway stations and about seven kilometres from the ferry port. Vacationers can shop at the nearby Bourke Street Mall or Chinatown.
  • 30 min drive to the Airport (Melbourne)
Dining
Mantra City Central Melbourne does not have a restaurant on site but patrons can try culinary offerings at local restaurants, cafes and bars in the area.
Rooms
All 61 modern one- and two-bedroom apartments reflect the local architectural style and come furnished with kitchenette, TV, telephone, air conditioning and iron/ironing board. Some units have additional dishwasher and private rooftop.

Mantra City Central Rooms

One Bedroom Apartment
The 1 Bedroom Apartment is ideal for couples or singles, and offers an excellent amount of space and all the facilities you need to unwind after a busy day. In the bedroom youll find a comfortable queen bed or 2 single beds depending on your choice of configuration, along with a separate sofa bed in most apartments. If youd like to prepare meals in your apartment there is a kitchenette, and the living room includes a television with FOXTEL channels so you can watch your favourite shows.
Two Bedroom Apartment
The 2 Bedroom Loft Apartment has a New York flavour, being a split-level arrangement, making it ideal for families and groups. Featuring a generous living space, this apartment offers a master bedroom with a queen bed, a second bedroom with a single bed with pull-out trundle bed. With a fully equipped kitchen and dining area, you have the option to dine in " thats if you can resist the temptation of Melbourne's cafes and restaurants. At the end of a full day in the city, you can relax on the sofa in the comfy living area with FOXTEL

Amenities

  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Services
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk

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Hotel Map

-37.813 144.9632
Area served
Central location: Who could resist the array of shopping, art galleries, cafes, bars and theatres right at your doorstep.
Nearby airports
20 Mins drive to Melbourne International Airport
Area description
Centrally located in the heart of Melbourne, Mantra City Central is close to major Melbourne city attractions including Federation Square, the exciting cuisine hub of Chinatown and a host of leading cultural attractions including the Melbourne Museum and Melbourne Art Gallery.

Nearby points of interest

  • Manchester Unity Building: 0.1 km
  • Bourke Street Mall: 0.2 km
  • Royal Arcade: 0.2 km
  • Block Arcade: 0.3 km
  • Chinatown Melbourne: 0.3 km
  • Victorian Arts Centre: 0.3 km
  • State Library of Victoria: 0.4 km
  • Melbourne Town Hall: 0.4 km
  • ANZ Banking Museum: 0.5 km
  • St Michael`s Uniting Church: 0.5 km
  • Scots Church: 0.5 km
  • Old Melbourne Gaol: 0.6 km
  • Chinese Museum: 0.6 km
  • St Paul's Cathedral: 0.6 km
  • Parliament House: 0.6 km
  • Manchester Unity Building: 0.1 km
  • Bourke Street Mall: 0.2 km
  • Royal Arcade: 0.2 km
  • Block Arcade: 0.3 km
  • Chinatown Melbourne: 0.3 km
  • Victorian Arts Centre: 0.3 km
  • State Library of Victoria: 0.4 km
  • Melbourne Town Hall: 0.4 km
  • ANZ Banking Museum: 0.5 km
  • St Michael`s Uniting Church: 0.5 km
  • Scots Church: 0.5 km
  • Old Melbourne Gaol: 0.6 km
  • Chinese Museum: 0.6 km
  • St Paul's Cathedral: 0.6 km
  • Parliament House: 0.6 km
  • Flinders Street Station: 0.7 km
  • Melbourne City Baths: 0.7 km
  • Post Master Gallery: 0.7 km
  • Federation Square: 0.7 km
  • Princess Theatre: 0.7 km
  • Immigration Museum: 0.7 km
  • Rialto Towers: 0.8 km
  • Observation Deck: 0.8 km
  • Southgate Arts and Leisure Precinct: 0.8 km
  • Southgate Plaza: 0.9 km
  • Queen Victoria Market: 0.9 km
  • Sunday Market: 0.9 km
  • St. Peter's Church: 1 km
  • Old Treasury Building: 1 km
  • City Museum: 1 km
  • Eureka Tower: 1 km
  • Parliament Gardens: 1 km
  • Melbourne Aquarium: 1 km
  • Southern Cross Station: 1 km
  • Crown Casino: 1.1 km
  • Treasury Gardens: 1.1 km
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral: 1.2 km
  • Animals Australia: 1.2 km
  • National Gallery of Victoria: 1.2 km
  • Victoria Police Museum: 1.3 km
  • Telstra Dome: 1.4 km
  • Fitzroy Gardens: 1.5 km
  • Captain Cook's Cottage: 1.5 km
  • Sidney Myer Music Bowl: 1.6 km
  • Giant Sky Wheel: 1.6 km

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
10:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Mantra City Central

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
49 out of 49
Amenities:
3.6
Cleanliness:
3.7
Hotel staff:
3.8
Comfort:
3.6
Location:
4.6
Value:
4

84% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Tanzi
Business
Sandy Bay
22 May 2015

Great location

This Hotel is ideally located across the road from Myer and DJs. The rooms are quirky clean and comfortable with self catering available. It is so close to great restaurants I can't imagine why you would cook? In terms of you get what you pay for, well it exceeded our expectations.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Neil C.
Business
Sydney
19 Apr 2015

Business Trip

Stayed in a basement room for a week on business. Great location, a good overall room. Sadly though, no real natural light and room service was an external company delivering food. Sadly too had a room of party goers which of course is not their fault but perhaps with the price on offer would explain the experience. Overall, good location, an ok hotel and good value if you get a cheaper offer.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Jeff K.
Couples
N/A
24 Mar 2015

We enjoyed our stay

Great location - so central. Shopping and public transport on our door stop. Staff were friendly and helpful. Our room size and kitchen facilities were good. Bed was comfortable. A great base to explore Melbourne.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Tracey B.
Friends
N/A
13 Feb 2015

Great city short break

Stayed in the 1 bd basement apartment.with semi outdoor extra seating room.2 adults and 1 child Spotlessly clean. Good facilities Small kitchen and fridge Within walking distance to everything. Only issue we had was with the air conditioning.it was a hot day and they tried extremely hard but couldn't get it to work.they offered solutions and we took up there offer of a couple of fans as we were only staying one night Highly recommend this hotel

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Lisa A.
Family
N/A
20 Jan 2015

Exactly what we needed

Great location, booked a 1 bedroom apartment, got a complimentary upgrade to 2 bedroom. Bed was very comfortable, would defiantly recommend the place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Family

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
AlwaysFood
Single
Sydney Australia
24 Nov 2014

Good location

Central location but complex entry if late arrival. Luckily I followed other guests past the front self closing door and guided by them to access the key box. Needed more information about late check-in. Would be great if there is 24/7 reception desk. Split level room was a little caverness and the spiral stairs uncomfortable. The building is quite aged in style but well renovated. Staff was great to change my room to a one level room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Single

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Right behind Bourke St Mall.

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
HAYDEN
Friends
MELBOURNE
22 Jul 2014

VERY GOOD

VERY GOOD PRICE PAYED HERE FAB LOCATION ,CBD OPPOSITE H a M QUIET CLEAN SPACIOUS APRT WELL WORTH WHILE BOOKING HERE ..GREAT STAFF NOT OVER PRICED .

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bigturk
Family
Australia
3 Jul 2014

great location

great location however 2 bedroom apartment did not have proper window to view skyline

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Family

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
John and Sandie
Business
Perth Aus.
15 Jun 2014

Best location

This is the 3rd time we have stayed, we love the central Melbourne CBD location and easy walking to every where local. Great to have the separate bedroom from the lounge for the longer stays where we can settle in without tripping over our gear. Cooking in the room is a bonus. And the building has great history also

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Yoyogi Japanese Restaurant is close and great value and all the restaurants on Lygon Street, just 15mins walk away.

Review of Mantra City Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
yeehui1
Family
Sarawak, Malaysia
15 Jun 2014

Classic hotel in a great location

The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location of the hotel was perfect. So close to every thing. Myers department store was just across the road and the tram stops were around the corner . Being situated between Elizabeth and Swanston street was a huge bonus. We would recommend this hotel to everyone.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Family

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Close to Myers, China Town... Just in the heart of the city.

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