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Novotel Canberra

Luxury hotel with indoor pool, near Canberra Centre

  • Free WiFi
From
A$175

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

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65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, 2600, ACT, Australia
7.2.Good.
  • I have been in Hospitality for 25yrs and was horrified by our experience, we witnessed 3…

    Jun. 23, 2021

  • Staff were great all round.

    Jun. 18, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) and Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Shopping
Safe
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 286 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness center

For families

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Canberra City Centre
  • Canberra Centre - 10 min walk
  • Australian National University - 12 min walk
  • National Convention Centre - 13 min walk
  • Commonwealth Park - 14 min walk
  • Lake Burley Griffin - 16 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Double Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Canberra City Centre
  • Canberra Centre - 10 min walk
  • Australian National University - 12 min walk
  • National Convention Centre - 13 min walk
  • Commonwealth Park - 14 min walk
  • Lake Burley Griffin - 16 min walk
  • Australian War Memorial - 30 min walk
  • National Gallery of Australia - 43 min walk
  • Parliament House - 44 min walk
  • National Zoo and Aquarium - 4.7 mi / 7.6 km

Getting around

  • Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 19 min drive
  • Kingston Canberra Station - 11 min drive
  • Queanbeyan Railway Station - 21 min drive
  • Bungendore Station - 30 min drive
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65 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra, 2600, ACT, Australia

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 286 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.
  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (AUD 27 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Indoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Conference space
  • Conference centre
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Things to enjoy

  • Individually furnished
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

First Edition - This restaurant serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Vol. 1 Bar - This bar serves lunch and light fare. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.3 percent

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 50.0 per stay

PetsPay at property

  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

  • Self parking costs AUD 27 per night with in/out privileges

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

  • Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Novotel Canberra Hotel
  • Novotel Canberra
  • Novotel
  • Canberra Novotel
  • Accor Canberra
  • Novotel Canberra Hotel Canberra
  • Novotel Canberra Canberra
  • Novotel Canberra Hotel Canberra

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Novotel Canberra does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs AUD 27 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, First Edition. Nearby restaurants include Lemon Grass Thai (3-min walk), The Charcoal Restaurant (3-min walk), and Iori Japanese Restaurant (3-min walk).
  • Novotel Canberra has an indoor pool and a sauna, as well as a fitness center and a garden.
7.2.Good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Property in great location. Warm comfortable room.

    1 night family trip, Jun. 18, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great place to stay with children, large indoor heated pool is great to keep them entertained .

    3 night trip with friends, Jun. 16, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Check in was slow as only 2 staff on duty. Staff were excellent however. The wait for lifts at peak time was very frustrating

    2 night romance trip, Jun. 11, 2021

    Verified Lastminute guest review

  • 8.0.Very good

    Location

    2 night romance trip, Jun. 7, 2021

    Verified Expedia guest review

  • 4.0.Fair

    Very tired hotel…having stayed in many Novotels this one is by far not in keeping with the Accor standard.

    1 night family trip, Jun. 4, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 2.0.Poor

    I was given a disabled toilet with curtain shower.

    2 night trip, Jun. 3, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 8.0.Very good

    We loved the comfortable bed and the big room with a generous amount of space including a day bed. Staff were very friendly and obliging.

    1 night romance trip, May 28, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 6.0.Good

    Not impressed

    1 night trip with friends, May 21, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 4.0.Fair

    Unfortunately we did not enjoy at all..Not enough parking and our car damaged in the process, balcony did not close or lock, no milk available in our room told to purchase ourselves, breakfast was almost an hours wait drinks aswell and no room service available and definitely not the cheapest option..very dissapointed...

    1 night family trip, May 21, 2021

    Verified Wotif guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Service was great. Room was great. After paying $300 for a room for 1 night, parking should be complimentary.

    1 night family trip, May 14, 2021

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