We stayed here while in Melbourne for the tennis and it was a great place to stay. We were in apartment 809 and it is large, broken up into 5 spaces which act as rooms. There is a kitchenette with a dining area, then a lounge with leather seating and a large TV, then an office with another lounge and a desk, then the large bedroom, and finally a huge bathroom with a shower, and a large free-standing bath. It is conveniently located for the trams or trains as Flinders Street station is around the corner. A small Coles supermarket is around the corner on Elizabeth Street. We used the valet parking, which was $35 per day. Our car was brought to us promptly when we wanted it. Being a serviced apartment, the room is serviced only once every 4 days, but this was fine with us. If I was staying for a week or so, I'd be slightly disappointed with the small amount of storage in the bedroom. As we were there for three nights, it wasn't a hassle leaving most things in our suitcases. I would be very happy to stay here again.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane was completely refurbished in September 2011, when it celebrated its 90th anniversary. The refurbishment design philosophy drew inspiration from the early "fashion house" days with a view of creating an expression of sophisticated elegance, through an individual design concept that would remain unique to The Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane. The result has turned this "all suite" apartment building into a market leading boutique hotel. Presented is a contemporary range of sophisticated one bedroom suites that infuse modern design philosophies with the architectural and historical heritage of the building. Archival Melbourne scenes are displayed in the black and white artwork that adorn the corridors, evolving into a celebration of Melbourne's modern icons throughout the suites. With the retention of the original detailed cornice and architraves, blended with contemporary designer furniture and fittings and modern state of the art appliances, the change is exceptional. The sophisticated colour palette is the key design element, from charcoal European bathroom tiles, contrasted by the white, chrome and glass designer fixtures to the use of dark veneers, stainless steel, leather and stone throughout the design.New Guest Features include The Courtyard which is a European inspired inner city escape that provides guests with an intimate courtyard garden to share a drink with friends or to simply relax and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. While the days of fashion are well in the past at 321 Flinders Lane, those looking for a fashion experience will not be disappointed with The Sebel Melbourne's Flinders Lane location. Ideally located between Elizabeth and Queen Street, it is in close proximity to Melbourne's shopping, and entertainment district with the added benefit of having Melbourne's famous cafe culture and the iconic Flinders Street Station right around the corner. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Grand Mercure Flinders Lane Apartments Hotel Melbourne
- Mercure Hotel Melbourne
- Accor Hotel Melbourne