Parklands Hotel Apartments - Canberra

ex. Best Western Parklands

6 Hawdon Place, Dickson, Act 2602, Australia, Canberra, Australia, 2602  show map
 3 stars
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Parklands Hotel Apartments - Canberra

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 3-star Parklands Hotel is situated a mere 3.5 km away from The Australia Institute. Renovated in 2011, the hotel has welcomed guests since 1999.

You can find CSIRO Discovery only 3.6 km from the property. It is about 7 km away from the center of Canberra.

Set next to a stadium, an oceanarium and a zoo, this hotel also offers an indoor heated swimming pool, barbeque grills and a golf course on site.

Parklands Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Canberra airport.

Rooms

This property has 66 guestrooms including three-bedroom apartment, two-bedroom apartment and triple room appointed with heating, a private safe, a kitchenette, a fridge and LCD TV. Other comforts include an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a washing machine for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

There is a dining room for guests to enjoy their meal. Offering various dining options, Au Lac Royal Vegetarian Cuisine and Two Sisters Lao Thai Restaurant are about 10-minute walk away.

Services

The property features a designated smoking area, parking and a safety deposit box.

Relax

Parklands Hotel offers a gym and a fitness center for guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   66.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Television in lobby
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Extra bed AUD 25
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6 Hawdon Place, Dickson, Act 2602, Australia, Canberra, Australia, 2602

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City Center
  • Canberra
    4.2 mi
Airports
  • Canberra (CBR)
    4.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Canberra Railway Station
    4.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Dickson Seafoods
    2400 ft
  • Two Sisters (cuisine: Thai)
    2500 ft
Ski areas
  • Corin Forest Mountain Retreat
    2.7 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    66

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Rooms and availability

Parklands Hotel  Apartments photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Parklands Hotel  Apartments photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Jacuzzi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Parklands Hotel  Apartments photos Room
Three-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player

Parklands Hotel Apartments Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Australian Institute of Sport2.4 mi

Convention centers

Shopping areas

  • Canberra Centre2.1 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Anzac Parade2.5 mi
  • Telstra Tower3.0 mi

Museums

  • Australian War Memorial2.1 mi

Parks

  • Glebe Park2.2 mi

Local attractions

  • Corroboree Park1.2 mi
    Paterson & Corroboree Park Streets, Canberra
  • Canberra Centre2.2 mi
    148 Bunda Street, Canberra
  • Canberra Museum and Gallery2.3 mi
    Cnr. London Circuit and Civic Square, Canberra
  • Australian War Memorial2.2 mi
    Treloar Crescent, Canberra
  • CSIRO Discovery2.3 mi
    North Science Road, Canberra

Near the hotel

  • Chinatown2900 ft
    Woolley Street, Canberra

    Restaurants nearby

    • Dickson Seafoods2400 ft

      Address: 7 Dickson Pl
      Phone: (02) 6247 3434

      78% likes this, based on 26 reviews

    • Two Sisters Lao Thai Restaurant2500 ft

      Address: Wooley Street
      Phone: (02) 6247 7199

      59% likes this, based on 28 reviews

    • Dickson Asian Noodle House2800 ft

      Address: 29 Woolley Street
      Phone: (02) 6247 6380

      60% likes this, based on 125 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai, Asian

    • Two Sisters2500 ft

      Address: Cnr Badham & Woolley St
      Phone: 02 62477199

      Cuisine: Thai

    • El Dorado2500 ft

      Address: 17 Cape St
      Phone: 0262990200

      Cuisine: Afghan

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of rooms:
      66

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    Parklands Hotel Apartments Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Parklands Hotel Apartments

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 22 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    5.3
    Rooms
    3.7
    Service
    7.7
    Value
    4.3

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      8.8

      I travel to Canberra few times a month at least and a;ways prefer to stay here. I have found the staff very friendly and the stay pleasant.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      It was quiet and there was an alcove over the entrance doorway. Undercover parking at no extra cost was special

      It was a bit hard to find, a bit shabby and the bathroom had absolutely no room any where near the wash basin.....our toilet bags were on the floor!

    • Older travelers
      5.0

      Very dated with a musty smell. Found so e bugs in the room. Would not stay there again. Had to be moved because of an odor in the room, 2nd room was not much better.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      Looks great at night, close to woolworths, close to the city, great location when u forget ur camera ur 10 min from everything :) indoor pool was sweet!!

      The location to the city was great but the local area scared me at 1st.

    • Family with children
      9.6

      The room and facilities were so family friendly. Everything was so easy and the room was large.

    • Older travelers
      8.4

      We found the Parklands Apartments to be well suited for our short stay in Canberra. The kitchenette facility was very useful, particularly as it enabled us to self cater our breakfasts. The locartion was excellent as we had driven from Melbourne and the Apartment Hotel is very close to the end of the Barton Highway on entering Canberra. It is generally easier to drive to the main venues in Canberra so it didn't matter that we were not in the main centre of the city. The Simpson shopping centre, which includes a supermarket and restaurants, is also very close and a handy 10 minute walk. The area is extremely quiet. The only noises we heard were from the birds in the early morning.

      The pillows were too thick for our liking. The spare pillow was the same. To be fair, we didn't ask if thinner pillows were available.

    • Single
      6.8

      The location

      I was disappointed that I did not get a private balcony where I could relax after a long days drive and have a glass of wine and a cigarette. I had to go out in the courtyard where I was screamed at by some woman about smoking the courtyard- it was only when one of her own children pointed out that smoking was allowed did she stop yelling - not a very nice experience.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Spacious, clean, great facilities in the room, nicely laid out and very well appointed, lovely good quality timber furniture, quiet location, shopping centre nearby. Great place to stay. Nice indoor pool. Just perfect.

      Nothing

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      it was a very neat contemporary/modern design which gave an atmosphere of friendliness and comfort. the accommodation was neat, clean, functional and comfortable. praises for the comfortable twoseater. both TV's worked. didn't discover the pool and gym until too late but again very clean and functional. loved the outdoor facilities and will remember to bring BBQ stuff next time. bed was comfy and the quietness was most appreciated.

    • Single
      10.0

      External lighting decoration, style, quiet location

    • Couple
      6.6

      The room was big and the staff was nice.

      Location, location and location. You have to take two buses to get to the Parliament House, taking into account that the nearest bus stop is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel.

    • Single
      9.6

      The size of the beds and cleanliness

    • Family with children
      9.6

      The apartment complex had a lovely courtyard in the middle to sit, read and chat.

      The room was not as large as I imagined it would be from the website photos but it did the job as the base point for our trip.

    • Single
      8.2

      The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. My travel plans changed frequently at short notice and the staff were very flexible and adapted to suit my needs. The staff readily provided suggestions, travel tips and helpful information about hotel facilities and the surrounding area.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Very clean & spacious living room

      Nothing major- bathroom on small side

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Parklands Hotel  Apartments - Canberra Canberra location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    6 Hawdon Place, Dickson, Act 2602, Australia, Canberra, Australia, 2602

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Canberra
      4.2 mi
    Airports
    • Canberra (CBR)
      4.8 mi
    Train Stations
    • Canberra Railway Station
      4.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Dickson Seafoods
      2400 ft
    • Two Sisters (cuisine: Thai)
      2500 ft
    Ski areas
    • Corin Forest Mountain Retreat
      2.7 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of rooms:
      66

    Hotel Awards

    AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCanberraParklands Hotel Apartments

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Australia

    Use Badge