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Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra
Crowne Plaza Canberra

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8.4

Excellent

492 reviews

492 reviews

Housekeeping24
Breakfast18
View10
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9.2

Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location - Inside city center
Exceptional for walking
Parking
Available
Walkable places
Casino Canberra

50 m

Handmade Canberra

90 m

Glebe Park

210 m

National Convention Centre Canberra

230 m

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

240 m

Popular landmarks
Floriade

850 m

Australian War Memorial

1.3 km

National Museum of Australia

1.7 km

Questacon

1.8 km

National Gallery of Australia

1.9 km

Closest landmarks
Canberra Theatre Centre

390 m

Canberra Olympic Pool

390 m

Canberra Museum and Gallery

410 m

Petrie Plaza

420 m

City Market Chemist

430 m

Crowne Plaza Canberra

1 Binara Street, Canberra City Centre, Canberra, Australia, 2601 - See map

Make your best journey to Canberra with the promised standard of IHG Clean Promise, and enjoy free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Strategically situated in Canberra City Centre, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Australian War Memorial. Rated with 4 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to restaurant, outdoor pool and sauna on-site.

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Highlights

Inside city center

Front desk [24-hour]

Airport transfer

Excellent breakfast

Excellent view

IHG Clean Promise

When you’re ready to travel again, we’ll be ready to welcome you

Hygiene Plus
Wellness
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Safety Features
Staff trained in safety protocol
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Preventative Equipment
Hand sanitizer
Free face masks
Sterilizing equipment
Health and Medical
First aid kit
Doctor/nurse on call
Important announcement -- "Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances, the property is implementing additional measures to protect the safety of guests and staff. Some services and amenities may be limited or unavailable. Please contact the property for more information."

Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Airport transfer

Bicycle rental

Valet parking

Fitness center

Swimming pool [outdoor]

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Check-in/out [express]

Value for money7.9
Distance to city center1. Km
Location rating9.2
Nearest airportCanberra Airport (CBR)
Distance to airport5.8 km

Rooms available at Crowne Plaza Canberra

Excellent
Room comfort & quality

8.2

2 Double Standard Park View
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  • Room size: 32 m²/344 ft²
  • Park view
  • 2 double beds
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2 Double Standard City View
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  • Room size: 29 m²/312 ft²
  • City view
  • 2 double beds
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1 King 1 Bedroom Suite Jetted Bath
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  • Room size: 103 m²/1109 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed or 1 double bed
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1 King Standard Park View
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  • Room size: 32 m²/344 ft²
  • Park view
  • 1 king bed
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1 King Bed Presidential Suite Non-Smoking
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  • Room size: 228 m²/2454 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 king bed
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Premium Room
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 double bed or 1 king bed
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1 King Standard City View
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  • Room size: 29 m²/312 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 king bed
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1 King Premium Glebe Park View
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Park view
  • 1 king bed
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2 Double Bed Accessible
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  • Room size: 29 m²/312 ft²
  • Park view
  • 2 double beds
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Standard Room
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 double bed or 1 king bed
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Check-in is from 03:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

How do I get to Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Crowne Plaza Canberra is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. For those who wish to drive their own cars, Crowne Plaza Canberra has a car park on site, as well as additional parking nearby if the first car park is full. Parking is available for a fee of 29 AUD per day. You can drive in and park yourself, or use valet service offered at the hotel. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Canberra with private transportation, the hotel can arrange both taxis or car rental.

Is breakfast offered at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Start your mornings right, with the à la carte, continental and buffet breakfast options offered at Crowne Plaza Canberra. A selection of food types including western and full american breakfast options is available for guests. Breakfast is free for children, with an additional charge of 34 AUD per adult if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hotel.

What are my dining options at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Crowne Plaza Canberra features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience. Meals served include breakfast, dinner and lunch. You can pick and choose from a wide array of cuisines including international, western and asian. Dishes are served in a la carte and buffet during opening hours. Light meal like soup, coffee or tea and desserts are served using only quality ingredients.

Can special events be hosted at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Your special occasion or event can be hosted at one of the 5 versatile venues. You may choose an outdoor venue for your special gathering. Large events and gatherings such as weddings, private events and engagements can be hosted at Crowne Plaza Canberra. Small or intimate events like birthday parties, entertainment events, honeymoons and graduation parties can also be accomodated. Services for in-house catering, wireless internet, in-house planning, event decoration, audio-visual equipment and music entertainment are offered to help your event go smoothly. End your big event day with special turn-down service to celebrate your special occasion, room decorations are available upon request.

Can business events be hosted at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

On-site venues and convenient event services make Crowne Plaza Canberra an ideal choice for hosting events such as seminars, corporate events, conferences and meetings. The 5 venues can accommodate up to 150 people. An extensive range of facilities and services including projector or LED display, free Wi-Fi, meeting stationery and audio-visual equipment is available to help your business meeting or event a successful one.

What is the smoking policy at Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Crowne Plaza Canberra does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

What restaurants are nearby Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Restaurants including Redsalt Crowne Plaza Canberra, Natural Nine and Glasshouse Cafe are popular in Crowne Plaza Canberra’s neighborhood which is known as Canberra City Centre.

What popular shopping places are close to Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Shopping options in Crowne Plaza Canberra’s Canberra City Centre neighborhood include Handmade Canberra, Kingston Mall and Canberra Centre.

What are popular attractions near Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Guests at Crowne Plaza Canberra can easily visit Canberra Museum and Gallery, Glebe Park and National Convention Centre Canberra located in the Canberra City Centre area.

What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to Crowne Plaza Canberra?

Crowne Plaza Canberra’s nearby natural sights include Namadgi National Park located in the same Canberra City Centre area.

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What people love about Crowne Plaza Canberra

  • 8.8

    Excellent
    Staff 

    "Staff were very friendly and helpful."

    Denise

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    September 5, 2022

  • 9.6

    Exceptional
    Cleanliness

    "Room was clean and bed was comfortable."

    Wei

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    August 25, 2022

  • 9.6

    Exceptional

    "Me and my family loved our stay here."

    Maria

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    August 13, 2022

Overall rating:

8.4

Excellent
492 reviews
Cleanliness
8.5
Facilities
8.0
Location
9.2
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What travelers say they love:
Great location and a normal room can fit 5 people.
Bryce from Australia
Family with young children
More about Crowne Plaza Canberra

More about Crowne Plaza Canberra

Crowne Plaza Canberra

For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Canberra, Crowne Plaza Canberra is the perfect choice. Its convenient location right in the city center allows you more time to see all that Canberra has to offer.
At Crowne Plaza Canberra, guests are bound to have a stress-free stay. Keep up with all your communications easily with the hotel's free Wi-Fi. Getting from and back to the airport can be easily arranged with the hotel's airport transfer services. Taxi and car hire services provided by the hotel make exploring Canberra even more convenient.
Guests can enjoy convenient available parking right at the hotel. Front desk services including concierge service, express check-in or check-out, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes can assist with your needs. Getting tickets for the city's best entertainment is easy through the hotel's ticket service. Packing light is possible at Crowne Plaza Canberra thanks to the hotel's dry cleaning service and laundry service keeping your clothes clean.
Feeling lazy? In-room conveniences like 24-hour room service, room service and daily housekeeping let you get the most out of your room time. Forgot to pack something? All your last-minute needs can be fulfilled by the convenience stores, saving you time and hassle. For the comfort and health of all guests, smoking is not permitted anywhere within the hotel. Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas provided by hotel.
All rooms at Crowne Plaza Canberra are designed for comfort. For your comfort, some rooms at the hotel are equipped with blackout curtains and air conditioning. Some rooms at Crowne Plaza Canberra even come with extra design features such as a balcony or terrace. In-room entertainment amenities are available in some rooms and include daily newspaper, television, in-room video streaming and cable TV.
In some select rooms, you can find a refrigerator, a coffee or tea maker and mini bar at your disposal. Crowne Plaza Canberra also provides a hair dryer, toiletries and bathrobes in bathrooms for select rooms.


Dining and things to do

Every day at Crowne Plaza Canberra begins with a delicious in-house breakfast. Enjoy the morning bliss with a sip of good coffee at the cafe located in the hotel. A variety of convenient and tasty dining options are waiting for you at the hotel, for whenever you get hungry. A memorable night with your travel companions can be had without going far, at the hotel's bar and casino.
Apart from amenities and services, Crowne Plaza Canberra goes the extra mile to make sure all guests make the most of their time. End your days in total relaxation with a visit to the sauna, located right at the hotel. Spend some time relaxing at the hotel's pool. Check out the hotel's fitness facility to stay fit and firm on vacation.
Get social at the hotel's shared lounge and TV area, where you can meet other guests. Grab some last-minute needs or local souvenirs for yourself or those back home without having to go anywhere at the shops available right on-site.


Around the property

Crowne Plaza Canberra is the perfect spot to explore Canberra's fascinating cultural sights and attractions. Be sure to stop by Australian Parliament House located 2.9 km away, one of the most famous of all local landmarks.

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Amenities and facilities
Excellent
Facilities

8

Most talked about facilities

Breakfast

22 mentions

Housekeeping

17 mentions

Car Park

7 mentions

Food & Dining

5 mentions

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Outdoor

  • Bicycles

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible

Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet [LAN]
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Casino
  • Fitness center
  • Garden
  • On-site entertainment
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool [outdoor]
  • Ticket services
  • Tours

Cleanliness and safety

  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Breakfast in room
  • Breakfast takeaway service
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • Doctor/nurse on call
  • Face coverings on staff
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Hygiene certification
  • Individually-wrapped food options
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Professional-grade sanitizing services
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Sterilizing equipment
  • Temperature check for guests and staff

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Happy hour
  • Kitchen
  • Restaurants
  • Room service [24-hour]

Services and conveniences

  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Cash withdrawal
  • Concierge
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Convenience store
  • Currency exchange
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Doorman
  • Dry cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Food delivery
  • Grooming service
  • Heating in public area
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Shops
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room
  • Kids meal
  • Swimming pool [kids]

Access

  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms
  • Soundproof rooms

Getting around

  • Airport transfer
  • Car park [charges apply]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Car park [on-site]
  • Car power charging station
  • Rental car
  • Taxi service
  • Valet parking

Sports equipment rental

  • Bicycle rental

Available in all rooms

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Desk
  • Free bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wi-Fi [free]
Food and dining
Restaurants on site

RedSalt Restaurant

  • Menu: Buffet
Location
1 Binara Street, Canberra City Centre, Canberra, Australia, 2601
Exceptional
Location

9.2

Airports

  • Canberra Airport (CBR)
    5.8 km
  • Cooma-Snowy Mountains Airport (OOM)
    113.3 km

Public transportation

  • Giles St Kingston Shops Bus Station
    3.7 km
  • Canberra Railway Station
    4.2 km

Hospital or clinic

  • City Market Chemist
    430 m

Shopping

  • Old Bus Depot Markets
    3.4 km

Convenience store

  • On-site

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM on-site
What's nearby

Popular landmarks

  • Floriade
    850 m
  • Australian War Memorial
    1.3 km
  • National Museum of Australia
    1.7 km
  • Questacon
    1.8 km
  • National Gallery of Australia
    1.9 km
  • National Portrait Gallery
    1.9 km
  • Mount Ainslie Lookout
    2.8 km
  • Australian Parliament House
    3.0 km
  • Royal Australian Mint
    5.5 km
  • National Arboretum
    5.6 km

Nearby landmarks

  • Casino Canberra
    50 m
  • Handmade Canberra
    90 m
  • Glebe Park
    210 m
  • National Convention Centre Canberra
    230 m
  • Australian Maritime Safety Authority
    240 m
  • Kingston Mall
    260 m
  • Canberra Centre
    290 m
  • ACT Legislative Assembly
    310 m
  • Academy
    340 m
  • Craft ACT
    390 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies
Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Children 0-17 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 18 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • All Visa, Mastercard, Diners Club and American Express credit card transactions will incur a 1.5% surcharge.
  • Underground Parking is available at the property. Please contact the property for more information.
  • Two electric car charging ports are available at the property.
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out

  • Check-in from15:00
  • Check-out until11:00

Getting around

  • Distance from city center1. Km
  • Travel time to airport (minutes)10

Extras

  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)34 AUD
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 AUD

The property

  • Non-smoking rooms/floorsyes
  • Number of bars/lounges1
  • Number of floors6
  • Number of restaurants1
  • Number of rooms 296
  • Room voltage240
  • Year property opened1989

Parking

  • Daily parking fee29 AUD
Property announcements

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances, the property is implementing additional measures to protect the safety of guests and staff. Some services and amenities may be limited or unavailable. Please contact the property for more information.

Reviews of Crowne Plaza Canberra from real guests

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8.4
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10
Cleanliness8.5
Facilities8.0
Location9.2
Room comfort and quality8.2
Service8.6
Value for money7.9
High score for Canberra
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9+ Exceptional (109)
8-9 Excellent (56)
7-8 Very Good (59)
6-7 Good (21)
<6 Below Expectation (32)
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Mar - May (63)
Jun - Aug (69)
Sep - Nov (64)
Dec - Feb (81)
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10.0
Exceptional
Troy from Australia
Family with young children
2 Double Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in July 2019

Fantastic ”

Staff were very friendly on arrival. The room is very clean and well equipped. The best part is the buffet breakfast. It was amazing including a juice bar, a chef to cook your eggs the way you like them and fussing of the staff to make sure everything is just right. Would highly recommended.

Reviewed July 29, 2019

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10.0
Exceptional
Jenni from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in April 2022

Great Place to stay.”

Great location walking distance to the park, shopping and restaurants. Like the layout of the room with the desk and the bed. Lots of variety for breakfast wait staff friendly and helpful ( no reflection on the hotel or staff parents should be supervising their children when in a restaurant environment, we witnessed children with no shoes and running around, parents please respect other diners )

Reviewed April 23, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Sue-ann from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in November 2020

We will be back!”

Totally recommend Crown Plaza as the staff are friendly & helpful. The rooms are spacious & clean & the location is great walking distance to everything you need for a great holiday!

Reviewed November 05, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
on from Australia
Family with young children
2 Double Standard Park View
Stayed 1 night in April 2022

Great stay”

In general everything was good. Room is spacious and comfortable though the bathtub is a bit dated. Breakfast was great. The only shortfall is car parking is not included.

Reviewed April 23, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Adam from Australia
Family with teens
2 Double Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in April 2021

Great central Hotel ”

What a great place to stay. Very clean Staff very friendly and helpful. Rooms are great & the beds good had a nice sleep.

Reviewed April 23, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Chiau from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in January 2019

Staycation ”

Hubby and I just needed a break from the heat, and didn’t want to drive interstate. Enjoyed our two days and definitely do it again. Hotel is close to shops so we could wander and go back multiple times to the hotel to shower or rest. Staff were very friendly and room was spacious with a leafy view.

Reviewed January 21, 2019

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10.0
Exceptional
Julie from Australia
Solo traveler
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in March 2022

Great value for the stay ”

Great location as it’s close to the city centre and lots of good food places. Staff were very nice and I was able to extend my checkout by another hour without additional cost.

Reviewed March 15, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Tim from Australia
Solo traveler
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in March 2022

Great location, great breakfast”

Perfectly located right next door to casino and major shopping centre! Breakfast was beautiful and staff excellent! Very large rooms and well priced!!

Reviewed March 28, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Carol from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 3 nights in October 2020

Exceptional”

Perfect location for walking to main attractions and city centre for restaurants and cafes. Impressed with staff efforts to care for us under covid conditions.

Reviewed October 17, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
Karyn from Australia
Couple
2 Double Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in March 2022

Fantastic location with everything walking distance ”

Love that it is so close to everything shopping malls within minutes walking distance staff went above and beyond highly recommended amazing breakfast and coffee was the best!

Reviewed March 20, 2022

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9.6
Exceptional
Giorgio from Australia
Business traveler
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 2 nights in June 2019

Exceptional”

Perfect 2-night stay for work. Short walk to the city. Friendly staff. Seamless check-in and check-out.Clean comfortable room with a lovely view. Excellent Wi-Fi. Outstanding breakfast. Best accommodation I have stayed in while in Canberra by a long way. Will not go anywhere else in future.

Reviewed June 28, 2019

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10.0
Exceptional
Tamara from Australia
Couple
Premium Room
Stayed 1 night in February 2022

Excellent hotel”

Good hotel. Clean. Very good facilities. Within walking distance to centre of canberra. Good views from room. Big room. Would reccomend

Reviewed February 13, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Chloe from Australia
Solo traveler
Standard Room
Stayed 1 night in February 2022

Lovely place ”

Overall I left as a very pleased customer, and I’ll definitely be back and will also suggest this accommodation to others for sure. Great experience and lovely service.

Reviewed February 28, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Pat from Australia
Group
Premium Room
Stayed 3 nights in February 2022

Lovely hotel”

Central spot in Canberra fir City Centre. Breakfast every morning was well catered and staff were very friendly. Will stay there again.

Reviewed February 11, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Tanya from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in June 2022

Exceptional”

Great location, great amenities, friendly & helpful staff, delicious food. Stayed at The Crowne a few times and will definitely return again.

Reviewed June 12, 2022

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10.0
Exceptional
Dale from Australia
Couple
Stayed 3 nights in December 2020

Holiday ”

Nice room, clean comfortable All staff very friendly Will definitely see you again

Reviewed December 04, 2020

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10.0
Exceptional
Lisa from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

Staycation ”

We stayed overnight just for fun and the room setup looking out the window was cool. Easy location and super friendly staff!!

Reviewed May 16, 2021

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9.6
Exceptional
Stephen from Australia
Couple
Standard Room
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

Basic but good.”

The room was dated but clean, had a good location and was value for money. The staff were polite and room was serviced every day. Parking was an extra $26 a night and should probably be included in the hotel price.

Reviewed May 23, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
suraj from Australia
Couple
1 King Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in January 2022

Nice stay ”

Very clean and wonderful place to stay.

Reviewed January 02, 2022

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9.6
Exceptional
Kin from Australia
Business traveler
2 Double Standard City View
Stayed 1 night in October 2020

Exceptional”

Nice and comfortable. Breakfast was very good quality and big varieties of choices. Good preventive measure during COVID-19 for food services. The bed was firm and comfortable.

Reviewed April 24, 2021

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