My mum and I were looking for a self-contained, modern, spacious, two bedroom unit in Melbourne's CBD and Darling Towers certainly delivered.
We were greeted warmly by staff upon our arrival and had everything (security, room features) fully explained to us.
Our room was clean and spacious, with very comfy beds.
And, location, location! Right near Swanston Street trams, Flinders Street Station, Little Bourke Street restaurants, Federation Square and the central shopping area.
Yet, our room was very quiet.
We weren't after frills and extra hotel stuff like a gym, pool or concierge. We didn't need a hotel restaurant, bar or coffee shop (it's MELBOURNE for gosh sakes ... food, wonderful food on every corner ... in every laneway).
We just wanted a hotel that felt like an apartment and a hotel that felt like home.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- When you're staying in the heart of Collins Street you'd expect to pay a lot more, but these self-contained apartments are an absolute steal. BreakFree on Collins Apartments (formerly Darling Towers) are fully equipped with absolutely everything you need from a dishwasher to stove and oven to broadband internet access. The reverse cycle air-conditioning keeps you comfortable no matter what the Melbourne weather is dishing out. BreakFree on Collins features One or Two Bedroom Apartments that are modern, stylish and comfortable. You'll love the location with free CBD City Circle tram right on your doorstep, designer outlets, heritage buildings and famous department stores nearby. Go all hip in the intriguing little lanes that Melbourne is famous for or catch a bit of culture at the many art centres and museums. Of course there's sport, the Rod Laver Arena hosts the Australian Open, the AFL Grand Final is held at the MCG or you can catch one of many exciting games at Docklands Stadium. You won't want to miss the Melbourne Cup and the rest of the Spring Racing Carnival or perhaps you just want to head on over to Fitzroy and Acland Streets St Kilda to get amongst the funky and colourful mix of restaurants, people and places of interest. Choose from One or Two Bedroom Apartments and Deluxe Apartments or take in the views across the city and go right to the top in a BreakFree on Collins Apartment with Balcony. No matter what your budget or how many of you are travelling, we have an apartment to suit. You'll have 24 hour access to reception, tour desk, secure parking nearby and everything in the usual BreakFree friendly style. Your room includes broadband internet access, fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, hairdryer, all amenities as well as tea and coffee making facilities. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Darling Towers On Collins Hotel Melbourne
- Darling Hotel Melbourne
- Darling Hotel On Collins