This homely apartment is perfectly positioned - adjacent to Etihad Stadium fit to watch the best of AFL, socceroos and high profile concerts, whilst a stone's throw from Docklands, Southern Cross Station, Eye of Melbourne and best coffees including Seven Seeds Coffee. You’ll love UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse for its neighbourhood, the abundance of light and the mesmerising view of the trains.
************* JUST LIKE HOME *************
UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is simply a home away from home - Watch the sun rise across Melbourne's skyline and be mesmerised from the myriad of trains at Southern Cross Station. UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is the best bargain, if you're looking for a great value.
UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is designed to impress, perfect for a family getaway, corporate alternative accommodation and a staycation amongst friends.
Set high above, this homely apartment offers floor to ceiling windows bringing in beams of light. Sit back and relax whilst you enjoy a cocktail in the balcony amidst the breeze, or have a cup of coffee indoors whilst enjoying those late night comedies on a 48 inch flat screen TV.
A delightful open plan living boasts a complete full kitchen fitted with pristine marble-topped benchtops. Cook up a storm with modern stainless steel appliances including a full-sized convectional oven, microwave and 4-burner gas cooktop. Be able to always keep an eye out on the kids with an open plan, allowing you to scout wherever they may be.
Complete laundry facilities are provided in its dedicated laundry cupboard, fitted with a washing machine and dryer.
UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is configured with two bedrooms - one fitted with a Queen sized bed, and another with a double bed with an ensuite attached. Also enjoy privacy with another central bathroom available. UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse fits 6 with a sofa bed located in the living room, available to be fitted with linen upon request.
Along with a split system heating and cooling, UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse remains cool during summer days and warm during chilly winter periods.
************* ACCESS TO FACILITIES *************
Have access to facilities including a outdoor heated swimming pool, and a fully equipped gym for those in search of intense or regular gym workouts. All facilities are accessible on Level 4.
************* GREAT SERVICE WITHOUT THE PRICE TAG *************
Rest easy knowing that we have everything covered and that UrbanMinder is here for you.
Enjoy personal service with an UrbanMinder Dedicated Host excited to meet and greet you on arrival, and to help you feel acquainted with the apartment and its surrounding area. Then, feel free to contact any of UrbanMinder's Guest Services staff to assist you with your enquiries day or night.
************* THE NEIGHBOURHOOD *************
Location and convenience triumphs all.
Located in the heart of Docklands and within the Free Tram Zone, UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is surrounded by an array of restaurants, cafes and bars, a stone's throw away from Direct Factory Outlet Harbour Town, at the forefront of Dockland's Sunday Market, and short stroll away from central shopping strips and shopping malls such as Melbourne Central, Emporium and Bourke Street Mall.
First, explore the sights and key landmarks within a stone's throw of UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse, including the Etihad Stadium, Docklands pier and Harbour Town. Eat fish and chips whilst overlooking the dock or find some great bargains at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre.
Next, take a free tram from the doorstep of the apartment, and roam around Melbourne's city within the Free Tram Zone area.
Without having to walk far for food, enjoy an array of asian restaurants just downstairs and famous pizzeria 90 secondi just a 5-minute walk away. With convenience stores located just downstairs, and major supermarket Coles a 5-minute tram ride away, you won't have to venture far to stock up on snacks either.
With so many sights, and such ease and convenience of travelling around, it's no wonder UrbanMinder @ Lacrosse is a key choice for all tourists and travelers.
************* TRANSPORTATION *************
Transportation From/To Airport
1. Skybus, followed by taxi to the apartment
Skybus provides a 24/7 shuttle that runs to and from Southern Cross Train Station. Skybus is placed, and allows pick-ups at two locations at Melbourne Airport - at Qantas/Jetstar domestic terminal T1 and Virgin Australia terminal T3.
Shuttles depart every 10 minutes, except between 1.00AM and 4.00AM when they depart every half hour.
The trip from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross Station will take around 20-30 minutes.
The quickest way to get from the airport to the apartment is by taxi. Hail a taxi at designated taxi ranks at the airport, located on the ground floor outside Terminal 1 and between Terminal 2 and 3.
A one way taxi ride will take approximately 30 minutes door-to-door.
3. Car Hire
Consider hiring a car if you want to be able to travel more independently to the suburban areas and outskirts of Melbourne. Choose from a range of car rental operators located at the airport. Driving routes to the city is straightforward with plenty of signage and turn off signposted.
Do note that parking in Melbourne city can be costly, so refrain from hiring a car if you're thinking of just traveling within the city centre - instead take advantage of Melbourne's free trams.
************* THE LITTLE THINGS *************
Luxury linen, quality towels and all amenities are provided for, including bathroom amenities, laundry detergent, kitchen dishwasher powder, tea, coffee and refreshments, allowing you to enjoy exceptional living. All kitchen appliances, utensils, serveware and diningware are provided to allow you to be your own Masterchef.
Guests are expected to provide an expected time of arrival to allow for a Dedicated Host to meet and greet.