Melbourne

29 Aug 2019 - 30 Aug 2019

2 guests - 1 room

Information is updated as of 31 December 2017

INTRODUCTION TO MELBOURNE CITY

Melbourne is a vibrant city that is divided into various sections depending on the places that one may wish to stay while in the city. There are various attractions in the city which are usually visited but the tourists. Melbourne is made up of about 13 municipalities and the city is ranked quite highly on issues education, entertainment, and research, sport and even healthcare. The city is considered among the most liveable cities in the world. Some of the most visited places in the city include Melbourne City Centre, Federation Square, and Melbourne Cricket Ground.

HOTELS DESCRIPTION

2 – 3 STAR HOTELS

Skyscanner lists various 2-star and 3-star hotels that have excellent services in the city. These hotels are usually used by the students and educationists who frequent the city on various missions. Some of the hotels include South Melbourne Terrace House, Rydges Melbourne, Highline Melbourne, Ibis Budget Melbourne and even Moonstruck Hotel. These hotels have double rooms as well as single rooms for those who are travelling alone. Hotel Causeway, Royce Hotel, The Prince Hotel are also among the best 2-star hotels in the city. These hotels are located in strategic points in the city and they are accessible by rail and by road as well. Some of the hotels even have car rental services for the travellers who book for accommodation there.

4 – 5 STAR HOTELS

There are very many 5-star hotels that are mostly frequented by the business people who visit the industrial city. Some of these hotels are located within the city centre although most of them are on the outskirts of the city which are quieter in comparison to the bustling city centre. Some of the hotels are located in the hipster neighbourhoods as well as the areas of South Melbourne. These hotels include Crown Towers, Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins, Atlantis Hotel Melbourne, Oaks on William and Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne. These hotels also have advance booking offers for the clients.

HOTELS AROUND TOURIST HOTSPOTS

NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA

One of the most visited places in Melbourne is the National Gallery of Victoria which is located within the city centre. The national gallery is one of the oldest places to visit in the city, it also serves as a historical site, and a landmark in the city considering the time that it has taken in the city. closer to the gallery is the Intercontinental Rialto Hotel in Melbourne. According to Skyscanner, the hotel has some of the cleanest rooms with good lighting and good food. Another recommended hotel is The Langham which is equally spacious and comfortable. Both hotels are a short distance away from the gallery hence accessing the gallery is made easier.

FESTIVALS

There are those who usually visit Melbourne and decide to learn as much as possible about the local culture. To learn about the local culture, one has to walk in the lanes and backstreets in the city. The city also hosts the great festival as well as annual cultural events. In order to enjoy these events, the visitor will be expected to stay closer to the city. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is listed by Skyscanner as one of the tallest hotels in the city and it provides a vantage view of the city below.  The Sofitel Melbourne on Collins is also a hotel closer to the city and from the hotel, one can enjoy all the activities ion the city. Apart from their vantage positions, the two hotels also have high-quality services and great food as quoted on Skyscanner.

Top rated hotels in Melbourne

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What are travellers saying about Melbourne?

9.8
Foodies
9.6
Adventure Travellers
9.1
Family Travellers
8.1
Nightlife Lovers
8.0
Outdoor Enthusiasts
Member reviews (296)
D Army
D Army
15/07/2019

Bella Vista Apartments only step away Crown Casino! Perfect location without a car for the city

Matt Fenby Taylor
Matt Fenby Taylor
20/06/2019

I love Melbourne. Great food, and culture with the Mornington Peninsula and the Great Ocean Road just outside town.

Albert Silber
Albert SilberNew York City
29/10/2018

Another great city to visit. Great restaurants with a beautiful art museum. The people are all very friendly.

Sarah Abell
Sarah AbellBuffalo
22/05/2018

Known for its street art and alleyways, but also a stove’s throw a way from good hikes and surfing, Melbourne is not to be missed.

FAQs

The least expensive month is May, with an average of HK$876 per night. The most expensive month to stay in Melbourne is March, with an average price of HK$1,105 per night.
The average price of a hotel in August last year was HK$933 per night. This is 4% less than the average nightly price of HK$980 seen over the previous 12 months.
In Melbourne, the expected average temperature in August is 10.0°C/49.9°F. The warmest month is typically February, which averages 25.5°C/77.9°F. The coolest month is July, with temperatures averaging 4.8°C/40.6°F.
The nearest airport to Melbourne is Melbourne Essendon (MEB) (10.88km). Other nearby airports include: Melbourne Tullamarine (18.78km) Moorabbin (21.99km) Melbourne Avalon (50.07km)

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