Frequently Asked Questions

Does Vibe Hotels charge an online booking fee?

No, when you book direct with us there are no hidden charges.

What does best online rate guarantee mean?

It means that by booking online @ Vibe Hotels you will always get the best available rate online.

Can I speak to a real person?

Yes you can! Either direct with each hotel or you can contact our friendly reservations team on 13 VIBE (8423).

Where are the hotels?

There are 7 very individual Vibe Hotels in Australia located in Sydney, Melbourne, the Gold Coast and Darwin. Visit Vibe Locations for more location details.

Should I stay at Vibe Hotels?

Yes :)

Why should I stay at Vibe Hotels?

Vibe Hotels are hotels with personality and are tailored for guests who want to trade in tradition for a fresh and Viberant accommodation alternative offering a contemporary edge and a whole lot of style. Reflecting the lifestyle of the guests, the rooms are stylish, the food is delicious and the locations provide the best the cities have to offer. It’s about a lifestyle, being in the movement and hanging out somewhere that embraces the local feel of a destination. We look forward to welcoming you.

Do I need a credit card to make a booking?

Yes, a valid credit card is required to guarantee your booking. No deposit is transacted on this card, however we reserve the right to apply a deposit. From 1st March 2010, guests that choose to settle their account with any credit card will incur a 1.5% credit card transaction fee. Guests may choose to change the method of payment on check-out to cash or EFTPOS as these methods of payment do not attract this fee. Bookings prepaid online via the Advanced Purchase packages do not incur the credit card surcharge.

What is your cancellation policy?

Unrestricted bookings: You may cancel up to 24 hours prior to the hotels check-in time of 2pm with no charge. Cancellations after this time will incur a one night cancellation fee. If you cancel your reservation via this website, it is only a request to cancel. Your reservation will not be cancelled until you receive written confirmation from Vibe Hotels.

Restricted bookings: A restricted bookings is a booking where the full amount of stay is paid in advance by credit card at booking time (eg. Advance Purchase, Stay & Save). Full deposit is not refundable even if the booking is cancelled or modified.

Over special event periods: Vibe Hotels reserves the right to charge full payment of the booking and any cancellation is subject to a full cancellation fee equalling to the total accommodation charge for the intended duration of the stay.

What will I need when I check-in?

You will need a valid credit card in your name which will be used as a guarantee for your accommodation and incidentals during your stay.

Can I arrange an early check-in?

You are welcome to check-in from 2pm, however, should you arrive earlier luggage storage is available and the use of the hotel leisure facilities is welcome. A request for early check-in can be made direct with the hotel however it is not guaranteed. If you would like to guarantee an early check-in the room must be booked for the previous night.

Can I arrange a late check-out?

Your check-out time is prior to 11am. Should you require a later check-out please contact reception on the day prior to your departure to discuss. Alternatively we are able to store your luggage while you continue to utilise the hotel’s leisure facilities.