Modern Art Deco Place. An ENTIRE apartment ALL TO YOURSELF (and friends). Right opposite of Southern Cross Station, a great stay for interstate/overseas business travellers, tourists and weekenders alike.
Stylish and modern place with all essentials provided including cotton linens, toiletries, towels. The building also comes with great common facilities including a pool, gym, common guest/social lounge,BBQ facility, a sauna and a Rock Climbing Wall! Also has restaurants and cafes on-site too
The WHOLE apartment ALL TO YOURSELF directly across Southern Cross Station (Main train station and transport hub) making this efficiently designed, inner-city place ideal for weekenders, business travellers or holiday goers.
My place is comfy and furnished with everyday use amenities, and the building has a pool, gym, sauna, BBQ area, visitor sitting lounge, and also a rock climbing wall! Roomy and comfy for 1 or 2, just nice for 3, accommodates a maximum of 4.
Inside the apartment is modern, nice and comfy. It has a open plan living area including the lounge with a full kitchen, a sleeping loft, dinning area, laundry facilities and a functional shower room.
I have a full size double bed in my apartment for the first 2 guests and a sofa bed which pulls out into another double size bed for 2 more guests (3rd and 4th guests), convenient for those who are travelling on a budget. Else the sofa bed can fit your kids nicely and they may love the novelty of sleeping on a pull out bed :-)
It has a reverse cycle air-con (heat and cooling) to keep you warm or cool. There is a electric induction cooktop, oven, microwave, fridge and some crockeries and utensils for your convenience in case you'd like to prepare a simple meal.
Laundry facilities are also inside my apartment. There is a washing machine and a dryer combo in case you'd like to do some laundry.
There is also a balcony for your enjoyment and plenty of sun light!
Please click on the photos to view more about this property and it's surroundings.
Complimentary coffee and tea.
- Double bed
- Sofa bed expandable to be another double bed
- Quilt, pillows, sheets, throws & covers
- Extra quilts, pillows, sheets & covers in the storage
- Coffee table
- LCD TV
- Air Conditioning & heating (split system)
- Dining table & chairs
- Complimentary coffee & tea
- Oven, microwave, cook top & range hood
- Fridge & freezer
- Dishwasher & diswashing tablets
- Kettle, mugs, cups & dishes
- Pots, pans, cutlery & cooking utensils
- Kitchen towels & bin
- Complimentary shampoo, body wash & hand soap
- Bath & hand towels
- Toilet rolls
- Washing machine & dryer combo + detergents
- Vacuum, mop & broom
WELL EQUIPPED GYM
IN-DOOR HEATED POOL
ROCK CLIMBING WALL
You will be allowed to access the:
- Apartment unit
- Poolside area (BBQ)
- Guests/Social lounge
- Rock Climbing wall
The apartment unit will be vacant (Furnished of course along with the amenities) and it's a private self-contained fully serviced unit ALL TO YOURSELF.
If your preferred dates are available, please feel free to book it. If the dates that you're after are blocked, it's either I'm home using it or that they have been booked.
The "INSTANT-BOOK" function is enabled so you won't need our "Pre-Approval" to make a booking.
"EASY-TO-FOLLOW" directions to access the pool, gym and sauna facilities will be provided once your booking is made. Also see HOUSE RULES section for more information on the rules.
This pad accommodates 2 adults generously but a max of 4 overnight. Any more than 2 adult guests overnight will attract an extra AU$10 per additional guest per night.
The sleeping arrangement for the 3rd and 4th adult would be on the double sofa bed which folds out to a double bed with extra quilts, pillows, sheets & covers.
- Measurements when sofa (approximately):
Width: 180 cm
Depth: 85 cm
Height: 70 cm
- Measurements when bed (approximately):
Width: 138 cm
Length: 188 cm
Please email/sms/message me or you could also ask questions about anything and in cases of emergency or urgent issues, you can ask the building managers on the ground floor.
You will be able to access the apartment naturally and also all the Resort Style facilities including the gym, swimming pool, sauna, BBQ and pool side area, business/social lounge and rock climbing wall with the swipe card.
There are three restaurants on-site on the ground floor including an Asian (PHO24), Modern Australian (Higher Grounds) and Breakfast/Grill trendy cafe (Pretty Mama) which all scores very highly amongst Melburnians.
I am available to answer your queries via Airbnb messaging, SMS or email, and there is also a 24 hours building manager at the ground floor who are able to help you in cases of emergency. Rest be assure that if you message me via Airbnb, my reply is almost instantaneous most of the time.
Feel free to drop me a line or questions about anything in Melbourne and I will be happy to help as your local friend or guide.
Also check out my local Guidebook in Airbnb so you can try the many restaurants and Cafés that locals frequent in Melbourne.
I will also be providing you with a 'House Manual' when you book the place and there are Contact phone numbers and Emergency Contact numbers too.
Melbourne City - voted one of the most liveable city in the world!
You will be in the heart of the CBD right opposite the Southern Cross Station, which is the main hub connecting to the Melbourne International and Domestic Airport, Interstate trains, Bus terminal, Tourism departure point and lots more!
Want to explore the city? The location is pretty much close to everything! China town, Crown Casino, Etihad Stadium, Docklands shopping area, Direct Factory Outlet (DFO), tonnes of Cafes and restaurants and heaps more!
Feel a bit Lazy to walk? Tram stop is right in front of the building and the best part is, it is FREE for those who are only travelling around the city! My apartment is well within the Free Tram Zone so it has the added advantage for your convenience!
Rental car? No problems! As there are heaps of leasing company right opposite my building (in Southern Cross Station).
Want to take a punt? Crown Casino is just down the road and they operate 24x7! Good luck if you plan to play and may the gods of fortune bless upon you whilst playing but do be sensible and stash some cash away... :-)
Shopping? Spencer Outlet Centre (DFO) shopping is right opposite and Bourke St shopping mall is around the corner accessible via walking or trams. There is a Woolworths and Coles supermarket within walking distance for those who'd like to do some grocery shopping and over 40 retail stores and cafes, with direct access to Etihad Stadium, Melbourne's Docklands precinct and the CBD.
Eateries, a good coffee or a pint of beer? Too many to mention here but check out my Airbnb Guidebook please!
Southern Cross Station (main station/transport hub) is just opposite of the apartment, from there you can take SKY bus to the airport, V Line to go by train to country Victoria, Metro train to most suburbs in Melbourne or tram around town.
Apartment is located in the FREE TRAM zone within the Melbourne CBD, literally just outside the building. Just look out for the "FREE tram zone" signs.
HOW TO GET HERE?
Take a train, tram, bus or taxi and hear towards the Southern Cross Station. Southern Cross Station is located on the western end of the heart of Melbourne CBD grid. The station is also the main transport hub so it is super convenient and great place to get around!
The apartment is right at the corner of Spencer Street and Little Bourke Street, Melbourne.
For public transport information visit:
'Public Transport Victoria' (Click on the 'Journey Planner' tab and select Southern Cross Station as your destination)
From Melbourne Tullamarine Airport? No problems!
There are Airport Bus Shuttle (Sky Bus) that will bring you to Southern Cross Station cheaper than a Taxi. Take a Skybus from Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to Southern Cross station and the apartment is located right opposite the station. Look up 'Airport Skybus'
From Avalon Airport? No worries... the Avalon Airport Bus Shuttle will get you here cheaper!
Look up 'Avalon Airport Bus Shuttle'
Access to the Overland rail service to Adelaide, and NSW TrainLink XPT services to Sydney.
Coach services to Melbourne Airport and Avalon Airport, as well as regional Victorian and interstate destinations.
PARKING and CAR RENTAL
If you drive, paid parking is available across the road at the Spencer Street Outlet Centre.
Europcar, Budget and Avis rental car depots are just opposite the building in the Southern Cross station, so picking up and dropping off a rental car is super easy!
If you want to leave your luggage before checking-in or after you check-out, there are affordable luggage services and paid lockers across the road on Spencer St at the Southern Cross train station. They charge anywhere from AU$10 to AU$16 per locker or cage for 24 hours worth of storage.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANT AND CAFE
Enjoy the convenience of Woolworths Express, over 40 retail stores and cafes, with direct access to Etihad Stadium, Melbourne's Docklands precinct, the CBD and Spencer Outlet Centre.
There are tons of things to do in the city itself which are mostly a quick stroll away.
I've included most of my favourite places and more in my extensive "Local Recommendations Guidebook" on this listings page, so please feel free to check em' out for awesome things to do and eat in the CBD area. See LOCATION and GUIDEBOOK section for more information.
Needless to say, surrounded by trams, cabs, buses and situated opposite the Southern Cross station, getting around is not going to be a problem at all.
Linens and towels are provided and cleaners are engaged to clean and thoroughly inspect my place between each stay.
Basic toiletries are provided including towels for each guest.
Complimentary Tea and Coffee are provided too.
Please turn on the rangehood and open window if you cook because the smoke/fire alarm is rather sensitive
ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING inside the apartment, No loud music, No parties of any sort.