Mantra on Russell

Melbourne, Australia

2 K reviews
Excellent for traveling with friends. Close to Chinatown. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
222 Russell Melbourne Victoria 3000


The aparthotel is located in the heart of Melbourne city and is close to numerous great restaurants, bars, theatres and sporting venues as well as the major shopping areas. St. Paul's Cathedral, the Royal Exhibition Building and the City Museum at Old Treasury Melbourne are all around 1 km from the hotel, the Royal Botanic Gardens are roughly 2.5 km away, and Luna Park is approximately 6.5 km away. Melbourne International Airport is around 30 km from the city hotel.


The apartment hotel offers travellers a total of 221 rooms. Amenities include a currency exchange service. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee. Additional services include medical assistance, translation services, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. A safe and a minibar are also available. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including a telephone and a TV, contribute to a great stay. A hairdryer is provided in the bathrooms. The apartment hotel offers non-smoking rooms.


A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool is an enjoyable way to cool down on hot days. A range of options are available, including a gym and a spa.


All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Superb location. Location superb. Fabulous location.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Good car access, but so-so parking." "Parking should be cheaper."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff were amazing. Reception staff excellent. Awesome room service.

    "Friendly and professional staff, and great laundry service." "Great reception, waitstaff, and management." "Housekeeping is satisfactory." "Room service is average." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Nice swimming pool. Near pool. Kids loved the pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Tasty croissant. Buffet breakfast was good. Excellent breakfast.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Excellent pressure in shower. Aircon didn't work. Loose towel rails.

    "Average rooms with kitchenettes." "Spacious, clean, but poorly-maintained rooms with great beds." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Below average furnishing, balconies, and A/C." "Modern rooms with excellent views." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Free City Circle tram. Including washing machine. Expensive car parking.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Relatively high internet cost." "Acceptable breakfast prices."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Wifi expensive. No wifi. Paying for WiFi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Relatively high internet cost."