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Room type

Studio Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Studio Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Studio Suite with Balcony

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

One Bedroom Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Two Bedroom Open Plan Suite

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Deluxe Two Bedroom Suite with Balcony

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Deluxe Twin Studio Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

John Olsen Penthouse

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Get an overview of this hotel5-star luxury hotel near Melbourne Cricket Ground

Location

Situated in the entertainment district, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Como Centre, Melbourne Cricket Ground, and Royal Botanic Gardens. Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex and St. Kilda Beach are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has an indoor pool and a health club. An area shuttle is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and WiFi in public areas.

Room Amenities

All 229 soundproofed rooms feature WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests will find kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Art Series - The Olsen features an indoor pool and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 40 square feet (4 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and a library. A complimentary area shuttle within 5 km is available for guests. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Art Series - The Olsen has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 229 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Hair salon 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Business center 
  • Health club 
  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • One meeting room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2010 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 40 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 4 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Indoor pool 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 AUD per day ), Wired internet access ( 9.95 AUD per day )

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Climate control 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Espresso maker 
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Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Spoonbill Restauarant - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

Steer Bar and Grill - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

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Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
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Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 8 and AUD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AUD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 38 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 60 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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Complimentary Smart Car

Guests who book a John Olsen Penthouse room type will receive free use of a smart car.

Good for Cullen Penthouse room type only. Valid driver’s license required. Other restrictions may apply.

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National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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