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Top Southbank Historic Hotels

Crown Promenade
4.5 out of 5
WHITEMAN STREET, 8, Melbourne, VIC
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4.7/5Exceptional! (995 reviews)
Great location

"The hotel is in a great location a short walk from the river with its plentiful bars and restaurants. The city centre is in easy walking distance. During our stay we spent 2 days at the Australian Open tennis and saw a Big Bash 20/20 cricket match at the MCG, these venues are 30 to 40 minute walks ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 30, 2017

Crown Promenade
Quay West Suites Melbourne
5 out of 5
26 Southgate Avenue, Southbank, VIC
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The price is CA $178 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 25
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,607 reviews)

"Excellent place to stay. Close to so many places to eat and drink then an easy walk back to relax."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 6, 2020

Quay West Suites Melbourne
Crown Metropol
4.5 out of 5
WHITEMAN STREET,8, Southbank, VIC
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4.6/5Wonderful! (974 reviews)

"Room service is terrible. Mini bar was not restock for 3 days. Cleanliness is below standard"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 16, 2019

Crown Metropol

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Southbank Apartments - 28 Southgate
4 out of 5
28 Southgate Avenue, Southbank, VIC
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4.5/5Wonderful! (226 reviews)
Best Location

"Best location giving us easy access to Moomba and South Bank. great service on arrival, excellent size for family."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Southbank Apartments - 28 Southgate
WRAP on Southbank
4.5 out of 5
133 -139 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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The price is CA $126 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.4/5Excellent! (2,298 reviews)

"Good location and good overall but a bit more attention to detail with room cleaning wouldn't go astray, particularly the hands prints and marks all over the bedroom window. Which i thought would of been a surface that would of been cleaned and sanitized in the current covid situation."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 14, 2020

WRAP on Southbank
Southbank Apartments - Freshwater Place
4 out of 5
1 Freshwater Place, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (225 reviews)

"Great location and service"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020

Southbank Apartments - Freshwater Place
City Tempo - Whiteman St
4.5 out of 5
63 Whiteman Street, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (784 reviews)

"A convenient location, clean and quiet. Would consider a return visit."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

City Tempo - Whiteman St
Corporate Keys - Freshwater Place
4 out of 5
1 Freshwater Place, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (41 reviews)

"All good but poor TV and no Foxtel"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 7, 2020

Corporate Keys - Freshwater Place
City Tempo - SouthbankOne
3 out of 5
180 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (553 reviews)

"Great location, a bit noisy, blinds need a clean. Facilities were great."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2020

City Tempo - SouthbankOne
Mantra Southbank Melbourne
4.5 out of 5
31 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,730 reviews)

"The property was stylish and modern. The amenities were excellent. It was well located although initially was a little hard to find, only because we didn’t know the city. The restaurant located at the hotel was fantastic. The food and service was awesome. The only thing we were disappointed in was ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 25, 2020

Mantra Southbank Melbourne
City Tempo - Southbank Collection
4 out of 5
187 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,616 reviews)

"Very Good location near the city center in Melbourne, Australia. Check in was quick and the rental apartment was clean and in good condition. Nice for a short term rental in the city."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 11, 2020

City Tempo - Southbank Collection
Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
4 out of 5
Corner of Southgate Ave & Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC
The price is CA $114 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
4.2/5Excellent! (2,140 reviews)

"Great location on southbank, short walk to the cbd. Great food options close by and close to public transport."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
Southbank Apartments - Eureka Tower
4 out of 5
7 Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC
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4.2/5Excellent! (43 reviews)
Excellent

"The apartment was excellently located and very comfortable. Would definitely stay there again"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Southbank Apartments - Eureka Tower
Aria Hotel Apartments
4.5 out of 5
285 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4/5Very Good! (1,929 reviews)

"Stayed 1 night. Ideal location from the tram stop as we returned from the cruise terminal. Lovely room. Close to the waterfront. Plenty of things to do. Lots of choice of eateries. 10 minute walk to free tram stop for City centre."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Aria Hotel Apartments
Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
2 out of 5
334 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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3.9/5Very Good! (369 reviews)

"Very clean for a hostel type accommodation. convenient location. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm with private bathroom, so can;t comment on the bigger dorms. YMMA It was rather loud thou on a sat night. Not sure whether the noise was from its own pub or somewhere else. there was only 1 double electrical ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 21, 2020

Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
CitySide
4 out of 5
79 Whiteman Street, Southbank, VIC
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3.8/5Good! (4 reviews)
great management, poor comfort

"Management and staff are fantastic, the property it self, needs a good clean and furniture replacement, very uncomfortable in the sitting area, we sat on the floor most of the time."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

CitySide
Cityviews 3 Bedroom
4 out of 5
180 City Road, Melbourne, Southbank, VIC
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3.8/5Good! (8 reviews)
Good and bad... But mostly good

"Positives- Comfy bed, great location, great gym, wonderful lounge and umbrellas. The service of our agent meeting us was exceptional, Sedrick was so lovely and was very helpful. Negatives- $7 per hour street parking for 2nd car, not really a 3 bedroom (a curtain doesnt count as a room) No salt and ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 14, 2019

Cityviews 3 Bedroom
Inner Melbourne Serviced Apartments
4 out of 5
173 -183 City Road, Southbank, VIC
The price is CA $244 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.5/5Good! (69 reviews)
Good Melbourne Apartment Option

"Great location for Melbourne and other suburbs nearby. Easy to access the CBD and Albert Park is a short drive away. Good sized rooms. Could be renovated and refreshed a bit, but fine for a few nights stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

Inner Melbourne Serviced Apartments
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Southbank?
A visit to the sights with historical relevance in Southbank is probably first on your sightseeing list. And while you’re here, you can visit the array of shops and scenic riverfront. And also relish a stop at the top-notch restaurants in this vibrant area.
What's the best accommodation in Southbank to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Mantra Southbank Melbourne is a top 4.5-star aparthotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and in-room kitchens. Melbourne Central is a short 18-minute walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank and CitySide.
How many historical hotels are located in Southbank?
In Southbank, you’ll find 465 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 24 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Southbank?
Top places to visit include Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex, Melbourne Arts Centre, and Eureka Skydeck 88. Other popular sights include Eureka Tower and National Gallery of Victoria.
What is a historic hotel like in Southbank?
A guest who chooses a historic hotel has an opportunity to stay in a place that’s been officially recognized with a historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Southbank often preserve original elements such as period features or traditional architecture in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the physical building and architecture. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the place’s cultural value and how it inspired the surrounding community.
Do historic hotels in Southbank have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Southbank, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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