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Terrace/patio
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, minibar
Electric kettle, high chair, freezer
42-inch LCD TV with cable channels, DVD player, iPod docking station

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
479 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Spa
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available

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Explore the area

Popular LocationPrahran Market15 min walk
Popular LocationComo House19 min walk
Popular LocationRoyal Botanic Gardens3 min drive
AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)29 min drive

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  • Grand Suite

    Room amenities

    • 764 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsGrand Suite
  • Deluxe Two Bedroom Suite

    Room amenities

    • 753 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsDeluxe Two Bedroom Suite
  • Deluxe One Bedroom Suite

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe One Bedroom Suite
  • Super Deluxe One Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuper Deluxe One Bedroom
  • Classic Room

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsClassic Room

About this area

Melbourne

Located in Melbourne, The Lyall Hotel and Spa is in the entertainment district and near a metro station. Shoppers can visit Prahran Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Royal Botanic Gardens and Albert Park Lake. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Rod Laver Arena or Melbourne Cricket Ground. Discover the area's water adventures with windsurfing and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Our guests love the hotel's quiet location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Prahran Market - 15 min walk
  • Como House - 19 min walk
  • Royal Botanic Gardens - 3 min drive
  • Rod Laver Arena - 4 min drive
  • Albert Park Lake - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • South Yarra Station - 3 min walk
  • Flinders Street Station - 5 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bistro Lyall — 1 min walk
  • The Lyall Champagne Bar — 1 min walk
  • Flinders Lane - 5 min drive

About this property

The Lyall Hotel and Spa

Family-friendly Melbourne hotel in South Yarra, walk to Toorak Road
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 centre are on-site. All 40 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also find conveniences such as electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee.
The Lyall Hotel and Spa offers 40 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead and a hydromassage showerhead, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Melbourne hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and a hairdryer. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: AUD 30 per night
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–1:00 PM: AUD 20-30 for adults and AUD 10-30 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Art gallery
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Private picnics
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • High chair
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

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

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (439 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 8 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Freezer
  • Minibar
  • Wet bar

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 20 and AUD 30 for adults, and AUD 10 and AUD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 150 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property 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
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Lyall Hotel and Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Lyall Hotel and Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Lyall Hotel and Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is available for AUD 30 per night.
What time is check-in at The Lyall Hotel and Spa?
Check-in begins at 2 PM.
What time is check-out at The Lyall Hotel and Spa?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for AUD 150 (subject to availability).
Where is this property located?
This family-friendly Melbourne hotel is located in a state park, within 1 mi (2 km) of Prahran Market, Como House and Royal Botanic Gardens. Rod Laver Arena and Yarra Riverfront are also within 2 mi (3 km). South Yarra Station is only a 3-minute walk and Prahran Station is 17 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Lyall Hotel and Spa

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
321
4 - Good
119
3 - Okay
26
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
5
4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Comfy beds. Great location in South Melbourne. Convenient access to metro line and walking distance to St Kilda and Pranhan. Free laundry was awesome. Bathroom could use a little reno. Internet access a bit slow

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Very nice staff and great location. Rooms are comfortable and well kept

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020