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10 Best Hotels in Melbourne

The Langham, Melbourne
5 out of 5
One Southgate Avenue, Southbank, VIC
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0.77 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3,070 reviews)

"we liked everything, our room was beautiful. located in the best place"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

The Langham, Melbourne
Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
4 out of 5
300 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
AU$96
per night
13 Apr. - 14 Apr.
0.78 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (12,897 reviews)

"Despite arriving as the COVID-19 epidemic was really ramping up, the staff was very helpful and upbeat. The only reason we gave 4 stars for the facility is because the internet connection in the room was poor. We were given the password for the lobby connection which worked well but was less convenient ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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AU$89
per night
11 Apr. - 12 Apr.
0.57 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (6,034 reviews)

"It was conveniently located and provided a good sized family room for the three of us travelling together and was well priced. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
Pegasus Apart'Hotel
4 out of 5
206 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC
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AU$108
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
0.62 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (5,705 reviews)

"Good - In the heart of the 'action'. Could improve - entrance hall appeared faded."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Pegasus Apart'Hotel
Grand Hyatt Melbourne
5 out of 5
123 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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0.78 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,258 reviews)

"A high quality facility in the luxury shopping strip of Melbourne CBD"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Grand Hyatt Melbourne
Stamford Plaza Melbourne
5 out of 5
111 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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0.83 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (2,970 reviews)

"Very relaxing, quiet and tranquil. Would highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Stamford Plaza Melbourne
Great Southern Hotel Melbourne
4 out of 5
44 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
AU$50
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
0.74 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (6,344 reviews)

"location but prices last weekend was too dear thou"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Great Southern Hotel Melbourne
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
4.5 out of 5
Arrival Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC
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AU$260
per night
11 Apr. - 12 Apr.
18.83 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (3,084 reviews)

"Proximity to the airport Room service was slow Room could have burn cleaner considering the presence od the virus"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
Best Western Melbourne City
3.5 out of 5
16 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
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AU$85
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
0.8 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (3,305 reviews)

"I liked that there was a cafe in the hotel and that it was close to the train station."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Best Western Melbourne City
ibis Melbourne Central
3.5 out of 5
399 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC
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AU$109
per night
11 Apr. - 12 Apr.
0.36 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (793 reviews)

"I was a bit disappointed with the lack of space in the room for luggage Only 2 tea bags and a hot fridge with the long life milk Food was beautiful All staff were very friendly Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

ibis Melbourne Central
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Visiting Melbourne

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Melbourne, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, renowned art, and fascinating museums. Tourists who journey to this vibrant city can discover its architecture, restaurants, and theaters. Top sights in the city include Melbourne Cricket Ground, St. Kilda Beach, and Bourke Street Mall.

  • There are 1260 hotels and other accommodations in Melbourne
  • The closest major airport is in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) 11.2 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 18.9 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Melbourne

Known for its art, museums, and theaters, the city's cultural venues include National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Museum, and The Butterfly Club. Families come for attractions such as SEA LIFE Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, and Puffing Billy Steam Train. The city's natural beauty is on display at St. Kilda Beach, Royal Botanic Gardens, and Luna Park.

In Melbourne, you'll find 1260 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Bungunyah Apartments - With a stay at this 4-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a library, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff.
  • Eagle Hammer Cottages - This 4.5-star cottage features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Arcadia Cottages - With a stay at this 4.5-star cottage, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen.

Other favorite sights in Melbourne include Melbourne Cricket Ground, Bourke Street Mall, and Melbourne Central.

Getting Around Melbourne

With so many choices for transportation, seeing all of Melbourne is simple. You can access metro transit at Flagstaff Station, Melbourne Central Station, and Flinders Street Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Southern Cross Station, Showgrounds Station, or Spotswood Station.

Dressing for Melbourne

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

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Melbourne?
Austin Rise Bed and Breakfast is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Belle Le Vie and Cambridge Cottages Bed & Breakfast as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Melbourne, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Melbourne.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Melbourne?
Based on reviews, Great Southern Hotel Melbourne is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include ibis budget Melbourne Airport and ibis budget Melbourne CBD.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Melbourne?
Somerset On Elizabeth, Melbourne is a top 4-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and laundry facilities. Other good choices for your stay with the children include ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments and Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins. Also, attractions such as SEA LIFE Melbourne and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Melbourne?
Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park is a favourite 5-star hotel for couples, and features in-room massages and a full-service spa. Other good options for a romantic stay include The Como Melbourne Mgallery and Hotel Lindrum Melbourne MGallery.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in Melbourne?
Austin Rise Bed and Breakfast is a top 4.5-star beach hotel with a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options to stay near the beach include Cosmopolitan Hotel and Middle Park Hotel. Head to St Kilda Beach or Brighton Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Melbourne?
InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is a 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Treasury on Collins - Melbourne’s First Safe Haven and Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Melbourne?
Glenferrie Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Gateway on Monash Boutique Hotel and Art Series - The Cullen are two other options for a boutique stay.
What's the best hotel for a golf holiday in Melbourne?
View Melbourne (Melbourne Parkview Hotel) is a 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an indoor pool, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include Mercure Melbourne Albert Park and Pullman Melbourne Albert Park. You can tee off at Albert Park Golf Course, Royal Melbourne Golf Club or Yarra Bend Golf Course while you’re in town.
What's it like to stay in Melbourne?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Melbourne, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, renowned art and fascinating museums. Tourists who journey to this urban city can discover its architecture, restaurants and theatres. Top sights in the city include Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne Central and SEA LIFE Melbourne. In Melbourne, there are 3878 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What are the top places to visit in Melbourne?
Known for its art, museums and theatres, the city’s cultural venues include Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne Arts Centre and Princess Theatre. Families come for attractions such as SEA LIFE Melbourne, Melbourne Star Observation Wheel and Melbourne Zoo. The city is notable for landmarks such as Federation Square, Eureka Tower and Eureka Skydeck 88.
How can I get around Melbourne?
Nearby metro stations include Flagstaff Station, Melbourne Central Station and Parliament Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop on a train from Flinders Street Station, Spencer Street Station or Showgrounds Station.

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