US$63 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in 8 Mar 2015 Check-out 9 Mar 2015

Criterion Hotel Perth

3 stars
View map of 560 HAY STREET, PERTH, Perth, WA 0

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.2
out of 5
179 reviews
City Centre

Clean and comfortable, very helpful friendly staff, excellent location. Great value for money See full review

  • Kristo
  • 27 Mar 2014
Trip out west

Staff are VERY helpful and willing to assist, the rooms are out dated but are very clean. The red... See full review

  • Rob and Sara
  • 6 Feb 2014
Providing stylish and comfortable accommodations set in the heart of the city, Criterion Hotel Perth makes for an accessible urban retreat for business and leisure travelers exploring the West Australia capital. This Perth hotel places tourists near famous attractions like The Perth Mint, St Mary's Cathedral and The Bell Tower. After attending trade fairs at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, visitors can watch performances at Perth Concert Hall.
General
Criterion Hotel Perth provides Wi-Fi access at the lobby. While in the city, holidaymakers can browse the stores around Harbor Town, visit Perth Zoo or catch rugby action at Patersons Stadium.
Location
Criterion Hotel is situated on Hay Street in Perth city Centre, close to train and bus stations. Vacationers can see the art pieces on display at Art Gallery of Western Australia before enjoying a tranquil walk around the lush Kings Park & Botanic Garden.
  • 10 km to the Domestic Airport (Perth)
  • NOTE: Criterion Hotel Perth does not have its own in-house car parking facilities. The closest multi-storey public car park (Wilson Parking) is available at the junction between Hay Street and Pier Street.
  • A credit card pre-authorisation or a $100 AUD cash deposit is required at check-in. No current Photo ID is required. Credit card pre-authorisations take 5-7 working days for the bank to release.
Dining
At Hotel Criterion in Perth, guests start the day with filling breakfast and indulge in a variety of Australian and Asian cuisines for lunch and dinner at the in-house brasserie.
Rooms
This heritage hotel offers 69 spacious rooms equipped with modern conveniences like air conditioning, colour TV, coffee-/tea-making facilities, high-speed Internet access, refrigerator, safe deposit box and hairdryer. Some units have balcony.

Criterion Hotel Perth Rooms

Single Room
Room offers a Single bed with air conditioning, alarm clock, bathroom amenities, cable/satellite TV, color TV, disabled facilities, hairdryer, internet access, iron/ironing board ( on request ), non smoking rooms, refrigerator, room service, safe in room, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone and voicemail.
Double/Twin Room
Room offers a 1 double bed or 2 single beds with air conditioning, alarm clock, bathroom amenities, cable/satellite TV, color TV, disabled facilities, hairdryer, internet access, iron/ironing board ( on request ), non smoking rooms, refrigerator, room service, safe in room, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone and voicemail
Triple Room
Room offers 1 double and 1 single beds with air conditioning, alarm clock, bathroom amenities, cable/satellite TV, color TV, disabled facilities, hairdryer, internet access, iron/ironing board ( on request ), non smoking rooms, refrigerator, room service, safe in room, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone and voicemail.
Quad Room
Room offers 2 double beds with air conditioning, alarm clock, bathroom amenities, cable/satellite TV, color TV, disabled facilities, hairdryer, internet access, iron/ironing board ( on request ), non smoking rooms, refrigerator, room service, safe in room, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone and voicemail.
Double Twin with Breakfast
1 double or 2 single beds (twin), maximum 2 people. FREE Breakfast and Free wireless Internet*. Bed configuration on request basis.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business centre
In-Room Safe
Currency exchange
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

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Hotel Map

-31.9549 115.8615
Area served
Perth.
Nearby airports
Perth International airport.
Area description
Perth.

Nearby points of interest

  • Town Hall: 0.1 km
  • Law Courts: 0.1 km
  • Playhouse Theatre: 0.1 km
  • London Court: 0.2 km
  • Government House: 0.2 km
  • St George's Cathedral: 0.3 km
  • Museum and Fire Safety Education Centre: 0.3 km
  • Perth Concert Hall: 0.3 km
  • Allan Green Conservatory: 0.5 km
  • Supreme Court Gardens: 0.5 km
  • Art Gallery of Western Australia: 0.5 km
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 0.5 km
  • Swan Bells: 0.5 km
  • Barrack Street Jetty: 0.6 km
  • Western Australian Museum: 0.7 km
  • Town Hall: 0.1 km
  • Law Courts: 0.1 km
  • Playhouse Theatre: 0.1 km
  • London Court: 0.2 km
  • Government House: 0.2 km
  • St George's Cathedral: 0.3 km
  • Museum and Fire Safety Education Centre: 0.3 km
  • Perth Concert Hall: 0.3 km
  • Allan Green Conservatory: 0.5 km
  • Supreme Court Gardens: 0.5 km
  • Art Gallery of Western Australia: 0.5 km
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 0.5 km
  • Swan Bells: 0.5 km
  • Barrack Street Jetty: 0.6 km
  • Western Australian Museum: 0.7 km
  • Universal Bar: 0.7 km
  • PerthChinatown: 0.8 km
  • Perth Mint: 0.8 km
  • Bibbulmun Track: 0.8 km
  • The Cloisters: 0.8 km
  • St George's Terrace: 0.9 km
  • Perth Convention Exhibition Centre: 0.9 km
  • Woodside Plaza: 0.9 km
  • Cala Munnda Heritage Trail: 1 km
  • Barracks Archway: 1.1 km
  • Barracks Arch: 1.2 km
  • Mosque: 1.3 km
  • Cricket Grounds: 1.6 km
  • WACA: 1.8 km
  • Holmes a Court Gallery: 1.9 km
  • SciTech Discovery Centre: 1.9 km
  • Perth Zoo: 2.4 km
  • Beatty Park Leisure Centre: 2.4 km
  • Kings Park: 2.9 km
  • Subiaco Oval: 3.2 km
  • Burswood Casino: 3.4 km
  • Western Australian Medical Museum: 4.1 km
  • Infants' Butterfly Garden: 5.3 km
  • Museum of Childhood: 7.3 km
  • Margaret River Regional Wine Centre: 9.9 km
  • Aviation Heritage Museum: 10.5 km
  • All Saints Anglican Church: 10.8 km
  • Gallery East: 13.3 km
  • Armadale History House Museum: 14.3 km
  • Caversham House: 14.9 km

Dining

Criterion Brasserie
Spicing up your life is just that little bit easier now thanks to the Criterion Italian & Mediterranean Cafe Restaurant - Criterion gourmet team in the Criterion Hotel. Our chef produce quality meals with fresh local produce, enriched with fragrant imported spices hand picked on the basis of their superior grading. A succulent experience not to be missed.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
11:00

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.

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Guest Reviews (179)

Ratings and reviews for Criterion Hotel Perth

Overall score

4.2 / 5
5.01.0
179 out of 179
Amenities:
3.6
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4.1
Comfort:
3
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.2

92% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
stan2911
Business
Auckland
19 Dec 2014

Short getaway

In town so close to shopping and restaurants. Very dated décor.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Kristo
Business
Bendigo, Victoria
27 Mar 2014

City Centre

Clean and comfortable, very helpful friendly staff, excellent location. Great value for money

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

Business

Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Look into the CAT bus service (central area transit), its a free bus service in and around Perth city

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Aussies
Business
Brisbane Australia
15 Mar 2014

Close to Perth attractions

Staff were very impersonal. Although when approached were helpful enough. Cafe attached to hotel is ordinary. Closeness to transport and Perth city attractions is the best part.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Jabiru
Business
Jabiru NT 0886, Australia
13 Mar 2014

Run down

I only stayed here one night waiting for a connecting flight. I am not sure I would stay here again. The room was clean, and the bathroom modern. The air conditioner rattled and struggled all night. The hotel is run down but for one night it was fine. Its in the centre of Perth. Would I recommend this hotel to anyone or would I stay here again and the answer is 'no'.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Local Perth Traveller
Business
Perth Western Australia
13 Feb 2014

Not recommended

Not a good experience Room allocated was the smallest in the hotel. Requested a change but hotel was 'fully booked' although we didn't see more than half a dozen guests. Curtains and window were filthy although they were cleaned (inside) after we complained. Not the outside and it was impossible to see out. Bed was comfortable - location excellent Not recommended

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Link54
Business
Hong Kong
9 Feb 2014

Good base for sightseeing

I enjoyed my stay here Good things: Helpful staff at reception; they gave advice about coach trips. I did the Margaret River one and it was very good. Good food & good service in the restaurant. Nice breakfast. Restaurant never crowded. Excellent location for everything. Red line CAT bus right opposite hotel (free). You can walk everywhere easily too. The room was quiet at night. 2 Computers in lobby. Could be improved: Wifi was hit and miss in my room. Windows in my room had opaque glass & cannot be seen through or opened. Luckily I could open one window. Window frames/panes/sills old & need cleaning or updating.

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

Business

Sightseeing tip: Not Applicable

Freemantle Prison. Do the tour " Doing Time" or Great Escapes". Very interesting.

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
takemyadvice
Business
australia
8 Feb 2014

Pathetic.....Never Stay Here Again!

Old, smelly room. Disgusting shower w/ dirt and hair on floor tiles... really gross.Poor ventilation and an a/c that didn't perform. Over priced, no internet, Nothing in the bar fridge except an open jug of water (probably filled in the bathroom sink). DO NOT stay here. Spend a few dollars more for something else.

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

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Rob and Sara
Business
Australia
6 Feb 2014

Trip out west

Staff are VERY helpful and willing to assist, the rooms are out dated but are very clean. The red cat bus stop is just accross the road and bell tower a short walk around the corner. Would stay here again for sure!

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

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
SamC
Business
perth
2 Dec 2013

great value for money

Very close to the train station and the room itself was very good apart from the couple cockroaches we had that wanted to join us, overall very pleased.

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

Business

Review of Criterion Hotel Perth

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Sharron Newman
Business
Tasmania
17 Nov 2013

Criterion Hotel

Disgraceful !!! Room was uncared for, marks on mirrors, and walls, dust everywhere, did not look welcoming, I am a cleaning supervisor, and no way would this room pass my inspection. Terrible !!!

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

Business

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