Having just completed a total refurbishment in May 2014 with new beds, bedding, furniture, etc. etc. the apartment is now fresh and ready to be occupied.
Sleeping 6 our apartment is situated across the road from Southgate Shopping and Restaurant Complex, Eureka Tower and the Langham Hotel - virtually next door to the Arts Centre and the Concert Hall, 1 minute walk from the Promenade and 5 minutes walk from the CBD.
Walk to most of Melbourne's wonderful attractions or if you prefer you can ride one of our two (2) complimentary bikes or take a Melbourne tram.
You may never have to use a taxi!!
1 minute - Southgate Shopping and Restaurants, Southbank Promenade, Eureka Sky Deck, 711 convenience store, doctor and chemist
5 minutes - CBD, Flinders Street Railway Station, trams, Botanical Gardens, National Gallery, Arts Centre and Concert Hall
10 minutes - Crown Entertainment Complex, Spencer Street Railway Station
15 -20 minutes - MCG, Rod Laver & Hisense Arenas, Etihad, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, DFO and South Wharf Restaurant Complex
With 2 queen bedrooms (master with ensuite and second separate bathroom) and a desk that converts to a full size, very comfortable double bed the apartment sleeps 6 people comfortably.
The office/study is fully set up with a desk with laptop, printer, free WIFI, multi device charger, free local, national and to mobile phone calls, etc.
The office/study is away to the side and quite private but there is no door (please see floor plan in pictures).
All beds are made up with hotel quality luxury linen. All towels are provided including pool.
Cot, cot linen and high chair are complimentary - just ask us to leave them out.
The lounge has two leather sofas, a bucket chair with reading light, LCD TV, DVD and CD. The dining area has a table which seats 6. Off the lounge are two small sunny balconies - one with a BBQ and both with city views - the west showcasing the sunsets and towards the east to the river and parks.
Reverse cycle heating and cooling together with ceiling fans in the bedrooms ensure your year round comfort.
The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you would expect to find at home incl. an espresso coffee (and latte) machine, electric oven, gas cooktop, microwave, full size fridge and freezer and a dishwasher. You will also find all the condiments you would need to start cooking immediately.
The separate laundry is fully equipped with washer and dryer and all associated items including eco friendly detergents.
There is an indoor pool, spa, sauna and gym in the building and pool towels are supplied in the apartment.
Melbourne Bike Share
We supply two (2) keys for access to 2 bikes (others may be purchased by you with the use of a credit card) for complimentary 40 minutes trips (or multiples thereof) around the city and surrounds. Longer trips may incur a fee and you should read the section in our Guests Directory to understand how to best take advantage of your complimentary access.
Myki (travel) cards
Travel cards (4) are supplied at no charge and save you the cost and hassle of buying them as well as losing any $s balance when you leave. We only charge you for the actual travel costs with no mark up.
TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT - PLEASE READ THIS
Our minimum booking is for 5 nights (discounts for longer stays - contact owner) - (shorter weekend stays by negotiation with owner).
The price quoted is based upon 4 guests. There is an extra charge for the use of the 3rd bed.
Please note that during peak periods (Grand Prix, Spring Racing Carnival, mid-December to end-January, etc) peak rates will apply.
Bookings are not accepted from people aged under 21. No exceptions. Photo ID is required.
STRICTLY No Parties. No Smoking. No Pets. No exceptions.
This is our residential apartment and not a hotel complex. It is next door (entrance) and in the same building (top floors) as the Mantra Hotel however we are completely separate from the Mantra and our guests are NOT to request any services of the Mantra staff. You may however use the restaurant as an external paying guest which is very convenient if you don't wish to go out.
INCLUDED IN YOUR TARIFF
Welcome drinks and snacks on arrival
Breakfast supplies for your first day (e.g. eggs, bacon, bread, butter, milk, fresh fruit, cereal, tea, coffee and juice)
Espresso/latte machine (with milk and coffee supplied)
Secure parking for 1 car - no charge
Free WiFi, local, national and to mobile phone calls.
LCD TV, DVD & CD
Keys for two (2) Melbourne Share Bikes
Myki (travel) cards for 4 people
Fully functional office desk with laptop, printer and multi device charger
Onsite, indoor swimming pool, spa, sauna and gym - pool towels provided
Organic soap, shampoo and conditioner
Cot, cot linen and high chair (please request to be left out)
Guest Directory - Our own where to eat and shop, what to see and do and how to use the bikes and public transport, etc.