Trip Report: Australia (part 11) Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne

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Introduction
British Airways First Class Lounge O’Hare
Cathay Pacific First Class ORD-HKG
Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Tsim Sha Tsui
Cathay Pacific’s The Wing First Class Lounge HKG
Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class HKG-KUL
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
Around Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia Airlines Golden Lounge KUL
Malaysia Airlines Business Class KUL-MEL
Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne
Australia Open Day One (2nd round of tourney)
Around Melbourne
Great Ocean Road Excursion
Australian Open Day Two (4th round of tourney)
Park Hyatt Sydney
Sydney Opera House Tour
Bondi Beach
Qantas Domestic Business Lounge SYD
Qantas Domestic Business Class SYD-BNE
Qantas Business Class BNE-LAX
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Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne

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Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne exterior

We arrived to the Radisson Flagstaff Gardens via taxi.  Nobody was there to greet us or grab our bags.  We entered and the front desk seemed busy and preoccupied but not many guests were checking in. When we did checkin a woman front desk agent eventually greeted us however when the phone rang, and the front desk agent that was helping us picked it up and began helping the phone caller!! Thats a pet peeve of ours!!! Fine if the phone rings and let the caller know that they will need to hold as they are busy helping guests at the desk but to start to answer a million questions and delay our checkin is a major no-no.  Eventually a gentleman came out the backroom and took over our checkin process.

We were confirmed for our four night stay however as we arrived around noon there was Continue reading