Capturing the essence of its chic address, this charming city hotel is Melbourne's only privately owned and operated hotel offering grand hotel services and facilities on an intimate and personal scale. With 40 suites appointed in contemporary oriental design, the welcoming ambience attracts guests who appreciate the kind of service which brings with it personal recognition and attention to their individual needs. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility and lift access. There is a restaurant and guests have conference facilities at their disposal. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services (the latter for an additional fee). There is parking available (charges apply) and it is possible to hire bicycles on the premises.
This hotel is located in the heart of South Yarra, one of the world's most fashionable and cosmopolitan destinations. Just a short stroll from the property, Toorak Road and Chapel Street are home to dozens of designer fashion stores and world-class restaurants. The central business district is 10 minutes' drive from the hotel and Melbourne's arts precinct and premier sporting arenas such as the MCG, Rod Laver Arena and Melbourne Park Tennis Centre are close by. Guests will find links to the public transport network just 500 m away and it is 4 km to St Kilda. Melbourne Airport is 29 km away.
All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. They have a kitchen with a minibar, a fridge, a cooker, and microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. Furthermore, a washing machine, an ironing set and individually regulated air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard. All rooms also feature either a balcony or a terrace.
The hotel features a unique spa experience using natural products and specialist equipment with personalised one-on-one service. The hotel also has a gym with Life Fitness equipment and guests can relax with a massage treatment (for an additional fee). There are bicycles available and a CD and DVD library provides a further entertainment option.
The Bistro Lyall provides an elegant yet relaxed setting in which to dine. Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner inside or al fresco on the terrace. The menu offers contemporary, seasonal cuisine that captures the essence of Melbourne's multicultural influences.
All major credit cards are accepted, including American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA. A surcharge of 1.5% applies to any payment made by credit card.
Guests coming from the airport by car or taxi should take the CityLink Freeway, turn off at the SE Suburbs exit onto Kings Way. Take Kings Way until it crosses St Kilda Road and becomes Toorak Road. The next intersection is Punt and Toorak, continue on Toorak and take the 3rd street on the left, which is Murphy Street. The hotel is at number 14.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed