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Birches Serviced Apartments

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LCD TV, DVD player
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1 bedroom, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually furnished
LCD TV, DVD player

Overview of Birches Serviced Apartments

Entire apartment

Birches Serviced Apartments

3.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
160 Simpson Street, East Melbourne, VIC, 03002

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt Patrick's Cathedral16 min walk
  • Popular LocationMelbourne Cricket Ground18 min walk
  • Popular LocationPrincess Theatre19 min walk
  • AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)29 min drive

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Superior Apartment, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

  • 40 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Standard Apartment, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

  • 40 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Deluxe One Bedroom Apartment - Twin

  • 40 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Deluxe Apartment, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

  • 40 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Large Single Sofa Bed

About this area

Melbourne

Located in Melbourne, Birches Serviced Apartments is in the business district and near a metro station. Princess Theatre and Her Majesty's Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Olympic Park and Sidney Myer Music Bowl. Melbourne Museum and Melbourne City Baths are also worth visiting. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Fitzroy Gardens - 11 min walk
  • St Patrick's Cathedral - 16 min walk
  • St. Vincent's Hospital - 17 min walk
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground - 18 min walk
  • Princess Theatre - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Spencer Street Station - 5 min drive
  • North Richmond Station - 5 min walk
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hungry Jack's - 4 min walk
  • Ying Thai - 4 min walk
  • Kiwi Fish and Chips - 4 min walk
  • Grocerybar - 5 min walk
  • Jinda Thai Restaurant - 5 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Birches Serviced Apartments

3.5-star Melbourne apartments in East Melbourne with kitchens
Self parking, free use of bicycles and concierge services are available at this smoke-free apartment building. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include dry cleaning, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. Each apartment provides an LCD TV with cable channels, plus a kitchen with a fridge, a hob and a microwave. Guests can appreciate conveniences, such as a washer/dryer and a living room, and other amenities include free WiFi and a pillowtop bed. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Birches Serviced Apartments offers 24 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature washers/dryers and DVD players. This individually furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Accommodation at this 3.5-star apartment has kitchens or kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Melbourne apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

Recreational amenities at the apartment include complimentary bicycles.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Secured uncovered self parking on site (AUD 20 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Family friendly

  • Children stay free

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Espresso maker
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels

Bedrooms

  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Rollaway/extra beds: AUD 30.0 per night

Bathrooms

  • Combined shower/bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Sitting area

Entertainment

  • LCD TV with cable service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry service

Work spaces

  • Laptop workspace

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • AUD 30 per pet per night
  • 2 per room
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms
  • Cats and dogs welcome
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • No lifts
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Luggage storage

Location highlights

  • Near a metro station
  • Near a train station
  • In the business district

Things to do

  • Free bike hire on site

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 24 rooms
  • 3 floors
  • 2 buildings
  • Individually furnished
  • Access via exterior cooridors

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: AUD 50

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
If you are planning to arrive after 4:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This hotel's reception is open from 8 AM to 5 PM on weekdays, from 8 AM to 3 PM on Saturdays, and from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM on Sundays. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of AUD 30 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 15.0 per day

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Uncovered self-parking fee: AUD 20 per night
  • Pet fee: AUD 30 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.2 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Up to 2 children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Birches Serviced Apartments East Melbourne
Birches Serviced East Melbourne
Birches Serviced Apartments Apartment East Melbourne
Birches Serviced Apartments Apartment
Birches Serviced Apartments
Birches Serviced Apartments Apartment
Birches Serviced Apartments East Melbourne
Birches Serviced Apartments Apartment East Melbourne

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 218 out of 499 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 224 out of 499 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 44 out of 499 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 499 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 499 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
We got upgraded for free. The apartment we stayed in overlooked the road. The air conditioning and kitchen were great. Would stay again! Thank you
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent location and friendly staff. Will definitely stay again, highly recommended
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The bathroom had mould. The bath tub was not clean.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020