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Top South Wharf Beach Hotel

Pan Pacific Melbourne
5 out of 5
2 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, VIC
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4.6/5Exceptional! (1,359 reviews)

"Great hotel, lovely view from the room and decent staff. The room had a strong Asian flair and so did the property. The river view was lovely. I would stay here again for sure"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 18, 2020

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Beach Hotels in South Wharf

Known for its casinos and shopping, South Wharf offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway. This riverfront destination has a variety of hotels and other accommodation options, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the water in South Wharf, consider selecting this top beach hotel with high ratings from Expedia travelers.

Pan Pacific Melbourne - 5-star luxury hotel. It features a restaurant, a bar, and a 24-hour fitness center. Guests love the spacious rooms.

Planning Your Trip to South Wharf

Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.

  • Hottest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 41°F
  • Driest months: January, June, February, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, June, February, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches

Sightseeing in and Around South Wharf

After arriving and checking into your hotel, you'll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you're eager to check out the beaches, head to St. Kilda Beach or South Melbourne Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area's casinos and shopping, and make time for local attractions like DFO South Wharf and Polly Woodside. You can also pay a visit to Yarra Riverfront or Southbank Promenade for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy South Wharf for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Riverfront
  • Cafés

Getting Around South Wharf

To get to South Wharf, book a flight to Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), the closest major airport, which is located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

What is South Wharf like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its casinos and shopping, South Wharf offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in South Wharf?
Pan Pacific Melbourne is a top 5-star hotel with a restaurant, and it’s located close to South Melbourne Beach.
When's the best time for a beach vacation in South Wharf?
You can plan your beach trip with a look at the seasons in South Wharf: The hottest months are usually February and January with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 50°F. Average annual precipitation for South Wharf is 11 inches.
What is there to see and do around South Wharf?
After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you’ll likely want to venture out and explore. If you’re eager to check out the beaches, head to St Kilda Beach or Brighton Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area’s casinos and shopping, and make time for local attractions like DFO South Wharf and Yarra Riverfront. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Southbank Promenade or Polly Woodside.

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