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10 Best Hotels in Docklands

The Sebel Residences Melbourne Docklands
4.5 out of 5
18 Aquitania Way, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$149 per night
0.39 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (1,437 reviews)

"Lovely rooms. Very nice and spacious. Great view. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

The Sebel Residences Melbourne Docklands
Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands
4 out of 5
66 Aurora Lane, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$111 per night
0.56 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (2,053 reviews)

"WE LIKE THE POSITION OF THE HOTEL - CLOSE TO RAIL & BUS STATIONS, CLOSE TO DOCKLANDS & SOUTHBANK AREAS & TRAMS."…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr. 2020

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands
Peppers Docklands
5 out of 5
679 Latrobe Street, Docklands, VIC
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0.2 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (966 reviews)
Absolutely Amazing location and place to stay!

"Absolutely amazing!We stayed here for the footy and the NMFC Fan day at Marvel stadium, such a convenient location, walk out the front door and the stadium is right there. Our room was amazing, i travelled with my 2 children snd the room was spacious and everything we needed. The staff were very ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb. 2020

Peppers Docklands
The Sebel Melbourne Docklands
4.5 out of 5
18 Aquitania Way, Docklands, VIC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$149 per night
0.34 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,525 reviews)

"Even with the covid19 issues staff were very nice and friendly"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

The Sebel Melbourne Docklands
Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands
4 out of 5
443 Docklands Drive, Docklands, VIC
The price is AU$179 per night
0.67 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (843 reviews)

"Clean and modern. Not too far from from CBD. Easy to get uber/cabs to and fro. Not really walking distance to anything apart from DFO across the road. Only stayed the one night but bed was comfy and the bathroom had a separate shower and bath. Had an event on at Marvel stadium so it was an acceptable ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands
Grand Hotel Melbourne
4.5 out of 5
33 Spencer St, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$119 per night
1 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (1,935 reviews)

"The location is absolutely great, in the free tram zone, close to 2 tram stations and Skybus/train station. The staff are super helpful and friendly. We even are allowed to get the room early and late check-out. The hotel is a bit old because it is historical. The room is big, having a living room ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Grand Hotel Melbourne
ACD Apartments
4.5 out of 5
7 Caravel Lane, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$169 per night
0.35 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (627 reviews)

"Great views from the room. Good size and handy to trams etc"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

ACD Apartments
Quest NewQuay
4 out of 5
26 Caravel Lane, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$175 per night
0.38 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (201 reviews)

"Had a lovely view of the sourounding would stay hete again staff were helpful too"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

Quest NewQuay
Orange Stay Apartments
4 out of 5
889 Collins Street, Docklands, VIC
The price is AU$190 per night
0.63 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (186 reviews)

"Overall it's a reasonable property. However, the 2 bedroom unit isn't equipped well to accomodate for 2+ guests. The capboards have no shelfing where you can store your gear. The rooms are too small and have extremely limited space. Facilities are clean and highly recommend The photos of the property ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Orange Stay Apartments
Docklands Private Collection of Apartments - Digital Harbour
4 out of 5
7/198 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands, VIC
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The price is AU$180 per night
0.22 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,054 reviews)

"staff could not be more helpful.Anything you needed to know they could help. close to everything and set in beautiful surrounds."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Docklands Private Collection of Apartments - Digital Harbour
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Visiting Docklands

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Docklands, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, bustling port, and top-notch restaurants. The welcoming and walkable setting also entices those visiting the city. Top sights around the area include Melbourne Cricket Ground, St. Kilda Beach, and Etihad Stadium.

  • You'll find 1261 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Melbourne
  • The closest major airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) 10.7 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 18.3 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Docklands

Shopping is one of the favorite things to do, so consider an excursion to Harbour Town Shopping Centre, Collins Street, and Southbank Promenade. Exploring the waterfront is one of the top activities, while Central Pier, Melbourne City Marina, and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel are favorite sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Etihad Stadium and ArtVo.

In Docklands, there are 72 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Docklands Executive Apartments - Guests who stay at this 4.5-star apartment in Melbourne Central Business District can enjoy access to 4 restaurants and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its convenient parking and proximity to public transit.
  • Accent Accommodation at Docklands Melbourne - Our customers like the convenient parking and proximity to public transit at this apartment. This 4.5-star apartment in Melbourne Central Business District features a marina, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center.
  • Melbourne Holiday Apartments Flinders Wharf - Guests who stay at this 4-star apartment in Melbourne Central Business District can enjoy access to an indoor pool and a fitness center, along with an in-room kitchen. Expedia customers like its pool and proximity to public transit.

Top places to see around the area include Melbourne Cricket Ground, located 2 mi (3.2 from the city center, and St. Kilda Beach, which is 3.9 mi (6.3 away.

Getting Around Docklands

With so many ways to get around, exploring Docklands is easy. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Southern Cross Station. You can find out about your water travel options at the local port.

Dressing for Docklands

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 80°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 50°F
  • From April to June, the average is 68°F during the day and 41°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 64°F during the day and 41°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 75°F as the daytime average and 45°F as the nighttime average
  • Docklands gets about 0.47 inches of rain per year
  • February and January are usually the hottest months averaging 78°F, while July and June are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 41°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Docklands?
Grand Hotel Melbourne is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers free WiFi and in-room kitchens. It is located a short 4-minute walk from SEA LIFE Melbourne. Another top choice for your trip based on traveller reviews is Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Docklands, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Docklands.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Docklands?
Based on reviews, The Sebel Melbourne Docklands is a popular aparthotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and in-room kitchens. Another top choice for your stay on the cheap is Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands.
What's the best accommodation option for a family trip to Docklands?
ACD Apartments is a top 4.5-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and laundry facilities. Grand Hotel Melbourne is another choice for your stay with the kids. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic holiday to Docklands?
The Sebel Residences Melbourne Docklands is a favourite 4.5-star aparthotel for couples, and features in-room kitchens and in-room washers/dryers. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands and Grand Hotel Melbourne.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Docklands?
Grand Hotel Melbourne is a top hotel for your beach holiday. Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands is another good choice for your beach trip. To enjoy some time by the water, head to St Kilda Beach or Brighton Beach.
What's the best high-end hotel in Docklands?
Grand Hotel Melbourne is a 4.5-star hotel with a bar and in-room massages, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale choice for your stay is Peppers Docklands.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Docklands?
Grand Hotel Melbourne is a favourite 4.5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a bar and in-room massages.
How is it to stay in Docklands?
Travellers to Docklands give high marks for the bustling port and fun sporting events. This city also attracts tourists with its welcoming and urban setting. Top sights in the city include Marvel Stadium and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel. In Docklands, there are 193 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What are the top places to visit in Docklands?
Exploring the waterfront is one of the top activities, while Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Star Observation Wheel and Melbourne City Marina are favourite sights to visit. In the area, you’ll also find SEA LIFE Melbourne and Queen Victoria Market.
How can I get around Docklands?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Spencer Street Station. You can learn about water travel options at the local port.
What's the seasonal weather in Docklands?
The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 10°C. Average annual rainfall for Docklands is 279 mm.

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