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Get an overview of this hotel5-star family-friendly hotel near Melbourne Cricket Ground

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Babysitting

Guests say they love

  • Walkability and proximity to shopping
  • Breakfast
  • Convenient parking
  • Comfy beds

Location

This family-friendly South Yarra hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Chapel Street and Royal Botanic Gardens. Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Gallery of Victoria are also within 2 mi (3 km). South Yarra Station is only a 3-minute walk and Prahran Station is 18 minutes.

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a health club are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a steam room, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 40 individually furnished rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include kitchens with refrigerators and stovetops.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Lyall Hotel and Spa features a health club and a steam room. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 926 square feet (86 square meters). This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Lyall Hotel and Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Health club 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 86 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 926 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Patio 
  • Kitchen 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Private bathroom 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Individually furnished 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 1:00 PM.

Bistro Lyall - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

The Lyall Champagne Bar - Overlooking the garden, this Champagne bar specializes in local and international cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

The Lyall Spa has 8 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 20 and AUD 30 for adults, AUD 10 and AUD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 150 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per day
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Lyall
  • Lyall Hotel
  • Lyall Hotel South Yarra
  • Lyall South Yarra

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.


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