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ISTAY RIVER CITY

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79 ALBERT STREET , 4000, Brisbane, Australia

Review score

Based on 1567 hotel review

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7.7

Location

9.1

561 reviews

Wellness Area

8.1

23 reviews

Service

7.4

320 reviews

Room

6.3

716 reviews

Vibe

4.8

104 reviews

Cleanliness

4.5

222 reviews

WiFi

4.4

43 reviews

Amenities

3.2

256 reviews

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9.1

"Great location"

Great location. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Accessible by car, but parking is costly. Close to public transport and the train.

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8.1

"Great wellness & sports facilities"

Awesome wellness and fitness areas.

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7.4

"Fantastic service"

Friendly, professional service, and decent reception, but less well rated housekeeping. Standard laundry service. Recreation staff is nice. Great hotel security.

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6.3

"Room is all right"

Large, okay rooms with great balconies and views. Poorly maintained and cleaned rooms with substandard A/C. Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms. Old rooms with poor TV's and furniture but OK kitchenettes. Shower was ok.

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4.8

"Vibe is not too good"

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel could use some updating. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Stylish hotel. Good for traveling with friends. Good for business people. Good choice for a city trip.

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4.5

"Could use a good cleaning"

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

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4.4

"WiFi system needs upgrading"

Wifi quality could be improved. Internet is affordable.

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3.2

"Amenities are not the best"

Subpar entrance area and older facilities, but wonderful grounds. Elevator in need of updating. Awesome terrace. Architecture not so nice.

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8.9

"Great location"

Great location near lots of shopping. Pricey, inconvenient parking.

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6.7

"Service is adequate"

Reception and service are alright. Service is professional and friendly.

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6.4

"Fairly good value for money"

Fairly good value for money. Internet is affordable.

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5.5

"Room is all right"

Poorly maintained and old, but decent, rooms, and so-so beds. Bathrooms and rooms are poorly cleaned, furniture is unsightly and A/C lacking. Large rooms with beautiful balconies and charming views. Shower can be a problem.

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4.6

"WiFi system needs upgrading"

Wifi quality could be improved. Internet is affordable.

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4.3

"Could use a good cleaning"

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

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4.2

"Vibe is not too good"

Vibe is not too good. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Hotel could use some updating.

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3.4

"Amenities are not the best"

Poorly reviewed buildings and an uninspiring entrance area. Elevator in need of updating.

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8.8

"Great location"

Great location. Pricey, inconvenient parking. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

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7.4

"Fantastic service"

Reception is decent, with overall friendly and professional service.

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6.6

"Room is all right"

Run-down, dingy, but decent rooms with poor bathrooms. Big rooms with excellent views, excellent balconies, and excellent beds. Older rooms with badly maintained furniture and poor A/C, but decent kitchenettes.

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5.2

"Decent vibe"

Decent vibe. Hotel could use some updating. Stylish hotel. Entrance area is not particularly attractive.

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4.5

"Could use a good cleaning"

Rooms could be cleaner. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

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4.5

"WiFi system needs upgrading"

Wifi quality could be improved. Internet is affordable.

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3.0

"Amenities are not the best"

Poorly reviewed buildings and an uninspiring entrance area. Elevator in need of updating.

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9.1

"Great location"

Good location with shopping nearby but poor access to parking.

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7.6

"Rather comfortable"

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds.

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7.3

"Fantastic service"

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

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7.1

"Great room"

Big rooms with excellent views, excellent balconies, and excellent beds. Rooms acceptably clean, but needing maintenance, with poor bathrooms.

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4.7

"Could use a good cleaning"

Room cleanliness is OK, but overall cleanliness is lacking.

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4.3

"Vibe is not too good"

Vibe is not too good.

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4.3

"WiFi system needs upgrading"

WiFi system needs upgrading.

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3.0

"Amenities are not the best"

Hotel buildings could use some improvement. Elevator in need of updating.

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9.3

"Great location"

Great location.

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7.2

"Fantastic service"

Fantastic service.

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7.0

"Great room"

Large, relatively tidy rooms but bathrooms are not great.

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6.9

"Fairly good value for money"

Fairly good value for money.

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4.7

"Could use a good cleaning"

Room cleanliness is OK, but overall cleanliness is lacking.

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3.6

"Amenities are not the best"

Hotel buildings could use some improvement.

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