The Southbank area of Melbourne offers a wealth of both modern and historic attractions to the eager traveller. It has an exciting nightlife with trendy bars and clubs, historical sites like the National Gallery of Victoria and outstanding dining with a thriving cafe, craft brew and wine culture. Apartments for short stays in this area offer easy access to all that the city has to offer, so you can enjoy a whirlwind weekend away from the hustle and bustle of daily life to recharge your batteries. From small 1-bedroom affairs to full-luxury multi-suite rentals, there’s an abundance of short-term apartments available.
A Southbank apartment for a short stay offers luxurious comfort
If you’re an art enthusiast, Southbank has plenty to offer. The Australian Centre for Contemporary Art offers breathtaking and iconic art exhibits from dozens of different artists in a wide variety of styles, representing cultures from all over the world, and an apartment for a short stay offers access to all of it, with amenities like swimming pools, fitness facilities, full kitchens, entertainment options and comfort for travellers in any size group to get out and enjoy all that the area has to offer.
Short-term luxury apartments
For those who want a short-term stay with true luxury amenities, a New York-style walk-up apartment with 3 bedrooms offers all the amenities you need. From gym facilities, tennis courts and a pool to free WiFi and a car park facility with a dedicated parking space, all of it is located within steps of Melbourne city centre. It’s a Southbank paradise only minutes away from iconic local attractions like the Malthouse Theatre, a vibrant venue for live entertainment located in a renovated brewery where you’ll see the latest in contemporary drama, local music and dance.
Short-term apartments with fitness equipment
Business travellers who value access to gym and fitness facilities will love a 1-bedroom apartment within walking distance of all of the city’s local attractions. Besides a spectacular skyline view from a private balcony, it offers a large, well-equipped gym with all of the fitness accoutrements you need to stay at the top of your game including equipment for weight lifting, stretching, core strength and cardio. A heated pool, spa and sauna complete the fitness options, allowing you to de-stress and feel great before or after that business meeting or a night on the town.
Short-stay apartments in Southbank for any group size
Single business travellers aren’t the only ones who come to Southbank for a short stay. Groups of any size can find the ideal accommodation that is also near sights such as the breathtaking view from the observation deck of the Eureka Skydeck. Whether you’re a couple in town for a long weekend, a large group on a long-awaited reunion trip or a family of 4, you’ll find the perfect short-stay apartment options to give you the comfort and luxury you need for your romantic getaway, group holiday or family trip.
Ideal short-stay apartments for romantic getaways
Couples on a romantic weekend away will appreciate accommodation in a 1-bedroom apartment with a magnificent city view that’s just a stone’s throw from local attractions like the casino, bars, restaurants and shopping. There’s also easy access to the tram which can take you to the zoo for a romantic walk among wildlife in natural habitat enclosures. Free local phone calls, personal internet, and cable TV with DVD player make sure you’re always connected and entertained, and a kitchen is there for those who enjoy self-catering romantic dinners.
Short-stay apartments for families
Families looking to reconnect on a long weekend away may like a Southbank apartment with unparalleled panoramic views of the city. This 2-bedroom accommodation can handle up to 6 visitors comfortably and has a view over the Yarra River from both bedrooms and the living area. It’s a great option for short stays or extended stays and is just steps away from attractions like the Royal Botanic Gardens and National Sports Museum, so no matter what your family’s interests, you’ll be nearby the ideal landmark.
Short-term apartments for large groups
Large groups are more common than ever for travel experiences. You might be travelling for a wedding, a graduation, a reunion, a corporate retreat or just a big group of friends getting away for a weekend. For these folks, the crown jewel of short-term apartment rentals is available with 4 bedrooms and capable of sleeping up to 12 people. It’s the ideal option for stays of 3 or 4 nights and offers sweeping views of the river and city, luxury furnishings including a glass chandelier and a sweeping spiral staircase leading to a grand master suite with private sauna and bath.