Lifehacker Hotel Vlog: Crown Towers Melbourne

Lifehacker Hotel Vlog: Crown Towers Melbourne

As with all my hotel videos, this isn’t an exhaustive review: it’s a quick overview of the most notable features. My favourite aspect of this room was definitely the shower. I want one of those.

Disclosure: Angus Kidman visited Melbourne as a guest of Symantec.


  • Why so negative? The entire monologue and article seems to come from a negative starting point and then goes up from there, almost begrudgingly accepting the nicer elements because you couldn’t say anything bad about them.

    I think your closing comment is most revealing – you’re a cheapskate – which clearly prevents an impartial and objective review of the facilities. This isn’t journalism, its a stranger in a strange land complaining.

  • The comment about the clock radio only supporting older iPhones due to the use of the legacy 30-pin connector — this could be worked around with one of the Apple Lightning-connector adaptors which clip to the 30-pin connector so you can use a newer Lightning-equipped iDevice with that radio.

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