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10 Best Hotels in South Melbourne

City Park Hotel
3.5 out of 5
308-310 Kings Way, South Melbourne, VIC
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AU$125
per night
15 Dec. - 16 Dec.
3.6/5Good! (634 reviews)

"Great location, thick glass windows that block out most traffic sounds. Property could use some maintenance."…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep. 2019

City Park Hotel
Serviced Apartments Melbourne - Teri
4 out of 5
85 Market Street, South Melbourne, VIC
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AU$113
per night
15 Dec. - 16 Dec.
3.8/5Good! (206 reviews)

"The property was very neat and all the appliances worked perfectly well."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug. 2019

Serviced Apartments Melbourne - Teri
Clarendon Hotel Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
209-215 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne, VIC
AU$178
per night
15 Dec. - 16 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (42 reviews)

"Beautiful rooms and comfortable bed. It was very easy check in and check out and would recommend"…"

Reviewed on 9 Nov. 2019

Clarendon Hotel Melbourne
Lily Sands Inn
3.5 out of 5
335 Moray Street, South Melbourne, VIC
AU$91
per night
22 Dec. - 23 Dec.
3.4/5 (96 reviews)

"Great location, clean and pleasant rooms. Great value boutique hotel."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep. 2019

Lily Sands Inn
Quest on Dorcas
4.5 out of 5
8 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne, VIC
AU$151
per night
12 Jan. - 13 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (466 reviews)

"The property was great. Clean and comfortable. Reception staff very friendly."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct. 2019

Quest on Dorcas
Market Tavern - Hostel and Bar
2 out of 5
115 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, VIC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$72
per night
23 Dec. - 24 Dec.
3/5 (4 reviews)

"was a little bit dirty and unkept a lot better places for the price. Service was good though just very old and in need of a freshen up"…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov. 2018

Market Tavern - Hostel and Bar
Coppersmith Hotel
3.5 out of 5
435 Clarendon St, South Melbourne, VIC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$230
per night
16 Dec. - 17 Dec.
4.6/5Wonderful! (46 reviews)

"We loved this hotel. Our stay was lovely, the property and its staff were just gorgeous. Can't say enough about it"…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov. 2019

Coppersmith Hotel
Lovely home
3 out of 5
38 Albert Rd, South Melbourne, VIC
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South Melb Apartment Wifi City Views
3.5 out of 5
99 Palmerston Crescent, South Melbourne, VIC
AU$101
per night
15 Dec. - 16 Dec.
2/5 (1 review)

"The location was amazing, close to where we needed to be and the bottle of wine was a nice gesture. There were however a few issues that ensured we won’t be going back. Upon arrival there was no linen for the third bed which was a blow up mattress that wouldn’t stay inflated. The duvet did not have ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2019

South Melb Apartment Wifi City Views
Quest South Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
21 Park Street,, South Melbourne, VIC
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4/5Very Good! (54 reviews)

"Hotel was clean and tidy. Booked a 2 bedroom apartment with ensuite and main bathroom, got one without ensuite which was an inconvenience for us. Water pressure was great in morning not so flash at night."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jun. 2018

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Visiting South Melbourne

Bargain hunters enjoy visiting South Melbourne though all visitors are sure to find something to appreciate. Tourists can also enjoy the city's art, zoo, and entertainment choices. Around the area, top sights include Melbourne Cricket Ground, St. Kilda Beach, and National Gallery of Victoria.

  • 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) 13 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 20.7 away

Sightseeing and Staying in South Melbourne

A couple of favorite places to visit are South Melbourne Market and St Kilda Road. Additionally, in the area you'll find Melbourne Cricket Ground and St. Kilda Beach.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 32 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in South Melbourne. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Albert Road Serviced Apartments - With a stay at this 4-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to free parking and laundry facilities, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its convenient parking and location.
  • Quest South Melbourne - Our customers like the helpful staff and comfortable rooms at this hotel. Amenities at this 3.5-star hotel include parking and an in-room kitchen.
  • Apartments Melbourne Domain – St Kilda Road - This 4-star apartment features a fitness center, a rooftop terrace, and parking. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include National Gallery of Victoria, located 0.8 mi (1.2 from the city center, and Royal Botanic Gardens, which is 0.8 mi (1.3 away.

Dressing for South Melbourne

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

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