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Cloud 9 living in the heart of Melbourne CBD with breathtaking views from 46th floor! Overlooking Melbourne's Etihad Stadium, Victoria Harbour and Waterfront city this fully furnished Luxury Apartment has everything for a comfortable stay.
Sweeping views across Melbourne's Etihad Stadium, Victoria Harbour and Waterfront city this fully furnished bright and sunny apartment is neat and tidy with all the modern amenities. It could sleep upto 4 people as we have 2 Queen Beds in each room. It has everything you need from Fridge, Microwave, Oven, Dish washer, Washer/dryer, Air conditioner / Heater, TV with DVD player & Foxtel, Free High speed Wi-Fi and Brand new Furniture.
Everything is nearby. Coles supermarket, Skybus interchange and Car rentals are right in front. Flinders Street, Melbourne Central, Crown Casino, Southbank, Docklands (DFO / Restaurants) and unlimited entertainment venues just few minutes away. Just 5 minutes walk from Southern Cross Station, you will enjoy the convenience of Trains, Trams, Buses and Taxi rank at your door step.
  • We liked everything about our stay in Melbourne and the flat was well situated with all the facilities we needed together with fantastic views. Thanks Anbar.

    Barbara August 2015
  • Akbar made myself and my two friends feel very welcome. He allowed us to check in early and drop our luggage off whilst he got the appartment ready for us, as we had a very early flight. This helped us a lot because we didn't have to carry our suitcases around the city all morning. The apartment was very nice, it had an incredible view and was quite clean. The size was perfect for the three of us. He also allowed us to stay quite late on our check out day as we had a later evening flight. The location of the apartment was perfect as it was near the tram, train and close to a lot. Overall it was a great place to stay and we would definitely stay again when we go to Melbourne next.

    Alana July 2015
  • This clean, comfortable, beautiful apartment is amazing which made my trip more wonderful!!!! Akbar provided every thing we need which made our life easier!! Wonderful experience!!!

    Yancui December 2015
  • Lovely place to stay. Clean and convenient. Thanks

    Jenn June 2015
  • Everything exactly as described. No surprises. Will definitely use this apartment as a base to explore Melbourne next time.

    Colin April 2015
  • Akbar had excellent communication before, during and after my stay at Cloud9. The room was neat and tidy with an incredible view of the city. The beds were very comfortable and the style of the room is very modern n cool. TV had good clear reception. WiFi was quick. The neighborhood was quiet and easy to get around as it is very central to the CBD. Price per night was fair. Overall a pleasure to stay at :)

    Richard March 2015
  • This apartment is great - exactly as listed, including the stellar views from the 46th floor over Melbourne. It was spotlessly clean, and has all the facilities you can ask for. The location was great for me - minutes by foot from the Sky Bus terminal and Spencer Street Station, right in the Melbourne CBD.

    Peter October 2015
  • Awesone locayion and place and the viee.. WOW The host isna really nice guy who will try to accomodate his guest as much as possible.

    Geri February 2015
Room Type Entire home/apt
Property Type Apartment
Accommodates 5
Bedrooms 2

Melbourne

Be on Cloud9 - Melb CBD Lux 2BR Apt
$ 176 AUD Per night
I always reply any inquiry or messages from guests immediately, feel free to ask me anything :) * Free underground parking * Free Wifi * Out door BBQ in common area * Access to Gym * Rubbish Shoot
One queen size bed in the first bed room and a bunk bed+single bed in the second bed room. Also sofa bed which expand into a double bed. in the living room. Guests have access to the whole apartment and basement car space. I try to make every effort to meet guests at the property upon arrival. If I can not meet you in time of your check in, guests can always pick up keys from a nearby location. Opens 24/7. During your stay, you can always text, call or email me if there is anything I can help you with.
From penguins to theme parks, to culinary dining experiences and highflying adventures there's a reason why St Kilda is Melbourne's much loved beach side playground. Whether you are visiting for a day or a week there is so much to do. Super close to tram station St Kilda Junction. Center of St Kilda Rd and Fitzroy St. Contact me any time if you need any help with getting around with public transports. My time zone is Melbourne UTC/GMT +10 hours
  • Great location and beautiful clean modern apartment with great welcoming. Listing was exactly as what was offered and deffinately consider staying there again. Building and room have great security features. Good communication from host. Very clear and prompt

    Jarred November 2015
  • The apartment is nice and clean, suitable for family with free dedicated parking lot. Dawei was quick in responding to our queries and act promptly when we run out of supplies. A good place to stay in Melbourne.

    Linny June 2016
  • Dawei was very easy to communicate with and the place was as seen on the site. Was a great place to stay on our way through melbourne.

    Aaron July 2016
  • We were very happy staying here. Dawei was really helpful letting us check out a bit later than usual and he keeps the place in great condition. Modern apartment with good air conditioning, kitchen, etc. Our only minor complaint was with the neighbors who were watching movies/listening to music with the volume pretty loud one evening.

    Victor February 2016
  • Apartment completely as advertised, good location, large enough for 4 member family, not on the large side but enabled lots of interaction. Clean, well accommodated, fully appointed apartment. Highly recommended. Only hitch was the check in was a tad later than agreed, but after 12 nights of comfort and convenience, that was by no means a serious problem.

    Gavan July 2016
  • The place was awesome, it looked super cool from the outside and was very modern and luxurious for a very reasonable price. Loved it and would definitely come back to stay if we had another trip to Melbourne.

    Alex December 2015
  • Great location, amazing apartment, clean and comfortable, nice balcony space. Dawei was quick to respond to messages.

    Sandra June 2016
  • One of the great place i stayed. He helped as many ways as possible. Stop browsing and book this place .

    Sujan March 2016
Room Type Entire home/apt
Property Type Apartment
Accommodates 7
Bedrooms 2

St Kilda, st Kilda

Free parking+Wifi 2 bedroom
$ 155 AUD Per night
This sunny, comfy & stylishly appointed studio is situated in the best part of Melbs... Fitzroy! It's in the epicentre of the best fashion, street art, restaurants, bars, parks & museums on offer, and is only a 10 minute stroll to Melbourne CBD.
The Studio is a beautiful, sunny and bright retreat from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne CBD and Fitzroy. It contains everything you could need for your funky weekend trip to Fitzroy or the perfect alternative to staying in the CBD on your Melbourne business trip or adventurous world travels. The Studio has a super comfy Queen Size bed with 1000 thread count sheets, a bright northern/Western facing aspect, wireless internet, Nespresso coffee machine and pods, kitchen, neat bathroom and a heater to keep you warm. The apartment block has a secure intercom entry and is located off the hustling and bustling Gertrude St. As our guest you will have access to * Full kitchen with stove, coffee machine and kitchen essentials such as salt, oil and pepper etc *Queen size bed with good pillows and mattress and warm doona for those chilly melbourne nights *Bathroom with toilet, shower, hairdryer, fresh towels, shampoo & conditioner *Communal laundry facilities We live close by in Fitzroy only a stones throw away from the Studio. We don't tend to see you during your stay however If you have any questions we are only a phone call away :)
The Studio is smack bang in the middle of Fitzroy with 2 minute walking access to some of the best restaurants in Melbourne like the two hatted Cutler and Co and two bars nominated in the top 10 of Australia, the Everleigh and Gertrude St Enoteca. If its high fashion you are after then just head 100m down the road to Gertrude St where you can find all the fashion and design stores your wallet can handle. If that does not satisfy you, then the Studio is located just a short stroll from Melbourne CBD, and if you are after other adventures Carlton Gardens is 300m down the road and hosts the State Museum (featuring a giant aviary) and the IMAX theatre. Just across the gardens is Carlton or... little Italy, you can grab a tasty bite of pasta and an aperativ and towards the east is the hipster happening Collingwood (bring your own beard and skinny leg jeans). Want to go for a run? head off around Fitzroy Gardens to the south and then loop back around to the west to Carlton Gardens to see some of the most beautiful historical parks of Melbourne. The most reliable and frequent public transport is the 86 Tram, it a famous tram line in Melbourne for its eclectic vibe (trust me just ride it and smile at all the interesting people that live in Fitzroy). The 86 stop is located on Getrude st just 100m from the front door of the apartment block. There are also several other trams located 100m the other way on Victoria Parade towards the city. Walking and cycling is alway a great alternatives however we recommend using Uber taxis when you here. Taxis can be pretty unreliable in my experience however Uber has always been a great and cheap way to get around (I swear I'm not sponsored ;) just think its a great service)
  • A fantastic location and great set up for a quick stay. I organised this stay for my parents (their first air BnB experience) and they loved it! Thanks for thinking of lots of little touches and for making them feel so welcome. They wished they had more time for a longer stay! Thank you :)

    Jess April 2016
  • Great location and cosy bed - ideal for what we were after. Unfortunately our stay was tarnished as the shower was not working (only produced scolding hot or freezing water) and after long days in the Melbourne winter we struggled to stay warm (and clean).

    Olivia June 2016
  • B's place was amazing and perfect for our weekend getaway! Convenient location, located so close to many of the highly reviewed restaurant bars cafes etc, and extremely close to the tram lines! It was a pleasure staying here and look forward to coming back!

    Doris March 2016
  • Fantastic stay here! Ideal location and great apartment. Bree was brilliant at replying to our many questions and providing useful info.

    Daniel January 2016
  • We had a lovely stay in Bree's studio. It was very clean and exactly as depicted, bright and cosy. The bed is very comfy, and linen and towels were very good. It is great value for money with it's excellent location - Brunswick, Gertrude and Smith Streets just a walk away, as were the Fitzroy and Carlton Gardens, the Museum and much more. Will definitely stay again and recommend to family/friends.

    Lyn September 2015
  • Bree was an excellent host and responded/answered any questions i had very quickly. The place itself was perfect for what we needed during our short stay in Melbourne. The kitchen had basic essentials such as oil salt, pepper, tea etc which was convenient for our home cooked breakfasts and dinners. the bed was super comfortable which was an added bonus after 3 long days of walking and the heater made it even more comfortable. The apartment is very close to the city and the tram was basically outside our door making travel convenient without a car and it was a short walk to lots of shops and restaurants. definitely recommend and will stay next time i visit melbourne

    isabella July 2015
  • Cute apartment in a very convenient spot, especially if you like donuts (there is a great donut shop around the corner! It was dangerous.) The bed was comfy and definitely nice and sunny. Bree was super helpful!

    Sam October 2015
  • Ideal location, very secure and an excellent studio for short stays. Bright and welcoming, good value for money. Communication very prompt.

    Lesley January 2016
Room Type Entire home/apt
Property Type Apartment
Accommodates 2
Bedrooms 0

Fitzroy

Stylish, Sunny, Central Studio :)
$ 98 AUD Per night
Located on Melbourne's iconic Little Collins Street, this group of spacious one bedroom apartments is ideal for both business & leisure travelers. Includes full kitchen, laundry & 1-car parking. You get 4 of 12 apartments available in this booking.
10We have six very spacious one bedroom apartments available in this building located at the heart of Melbourne's downtown or Central Business District. Each of these six near new apartments offering light filled open plan living and dining, kitchen with dishwasher, large balcony overlooking the city, spacious bedroom with built-in-robe, large bathroom, separate European laundry and a secure car park. The bedrooms have either a king or queen sized beds, each of which can be split into two single beds on request. The lounge rooms has two sofa beds that provide flexibility accommodate 4 people, either in single beds or double beds. Each of these apartments comes with a fully equipped kitchen with gas stove, microwave oven, fridge, toaster, kettle and dishwasher. The laundry comes with euro washer/dryer and ironing board and iron. It also boasts of high-speed unlimited WiFi internet, a 50 inch flat screen television with Foxtel. Entire apartment with unlimited WiFi internet and flat screen television with cable and satellite channels. Car parking within this building can be booked after reservation. We always meet and greet our guests at the lobby of this building on arrival for check in. Our concierge staff are also available on call during normal work hours.
Close to trams & trains. Both Melbourne Central and Flinders stations only 200 meters away, and trams are available in 50 meters. To top that we have secured car spaces available in the building too. This central location has everything going for it, be it the famous eateries, shopping, entertainment, sight see or public transportation like trains and trams all only meters away! Locate at the center of central business district also offer close proximity to all the major corporations, banks and businesses, making it an ideal place for a corporate traveler.
Room Type Entire home/apt
Property Type Apartment
Accommodates 16+
Bedrooms 4

Melbourne

Anchor on Collins Sapphire(4 Units)
$ 706 AUD Per night
- Across the road from the Famous Queen Victoria Markets - A view from every window, bedroom included! - Queen sized bedroom with Aesop toiletries - 2 resident Korat cats - In the free tram zone and 6 minute walk to Flagstaff station - Flagstaff gardens around the corner - Eclectic luxury; home filled with mix of vintage, antique and modern furniture collected across the world on travels. - Knowledgable hosts
The private room is a furnished with queen bed, corner chair, bookshelf, hanging rack Access is available to all living areas, shared bathroom and of course private bedroom. Large kitchen available to use to try all the fabulous finds from the Market across the road. We generally work 9-5 but are available for assistance and advice during your stay in lovely Melbourne
Our neighbourhood has a lot to offer including restaurants, bars, the market, and the entire CBD! only a short stroll up victoria st to North melbourne cafe precinct and a short FREE tram ride to anywhere in the CBD FREE trams within the CBD and short walk to Major Train station. 20 min on express link from airport. pickup and drop off from airport can be arranged before or after business hours on request! There are two resident cats available in the home. They own the place really. Their names are Jai and Raja, short for Thammaraja and Jai-Dee, Who are the friendliest and gentlest cats you'll ever meet. They force us to air BnB to satisfy their insatiable need for fresh steak tartare, champagne and peacock feather duvets. Help save us from the cat overlords! 😉
  • Andrew was a great host, making special arrangements for the picking up of the key. The location of the place was fantastic. We really enjoyed staying with Andrew and would definitely consider it again.

    Mark August 2016
  • Decent apartment and at a very convenient location. Recommended if you like cats as well. Happy overall!

    Cliffton July 2016
  • Andrew's place is great ! Super well located, huge room, tons of light and 2 super cats :)

    Mireille July 2016
  • Andrew was a wonderful host for our weekend trip to Melbourne. He remained in contact with me as we were approaching Melbourne, and was able to check us in early when we arrived prior to expected. He showed us around and was incredibly welcoming, but also allowed us to have our own space and do as we wished without intruding. The apartment is right across from the Queen Victoria Markets (you can see it out the windows!) and is within the free tram zone, and only a few stops from the city circle trams, which made it really easy to get around. We had a car with us, which we parked in the alley behind the apartment. It was a metered space but reasonably priced. The apartment was clean and tidy, and the cats were gorgeous, as mischievous as they were! If you're lucky you might get to hear some of Andrew's brilliant opera voice too!

    Kate June 2016
  • The location of the apartment was wonderful: only a few minutes walk from Melbourne Central and the Queen Victoria Market was just across the street. The room was tidy and cozy. Andrew was a great host, always there for help. And he has got two of the most adorable cats which kept us company.

    Zihao July 2016
  • Amazing cat overlords ;-) & Andrew their faithful devotee...

    Eternity Liberty June 2016
  • Everything was great, loved the place, the area, the cats - overall a great trip. Thanks Andrew!

    Andrea July 2016
  • Andrew has been an amazing host, really pleasant and we have had wonderful days in his apartment, it is an amazing apartment with incredible views, well located and with two lovely cats! our stay in Melbourne have been unforgettable!

    Claudia June 2016
Room Type Private room
Property Type Townhouse
Accommodates 2
Bedrooms 1

West Melbourne

Eclectic and Luxury; market living in the CBD
$ 63 AUD Per night
Clean&cozy queen size bed + breakfast in spacious shared living room with room separator for your privacy. located opposite of Sky Bus, Etihad, Southern cross Station, Supermarket, and Tram station. within mins to almost anything in CBD & Docklands.
A queen size bed, a desk, lot of storage space and room separator in spacious shared living room. the apartment: indoor swimming pool, gym, rock climbing, and BBQ area are available. The house: Shared bathroom, living room, main balcony, kitchen. we are available 24 hour in call, and most the time we will be at home. if you have something to ask, just knock the door or call or text me. we will be happy to help you. We also have lots of booklet and information about top destination or tourist place around Melbourne. Furthermore, we also have some offers for Airport transfer and Holiday package( around melbourne and Victoria) or car rental( driver included) that very affordable. contact me for further information.
the hosts are very friendly person that love Asian, Western, and Italian culinary. almost everyday hanging out for looking a new food which Melbourne has great various restaurant. On the other hand, the hosts also recommend you to go to some parks. Melbourne CBD has a lot of park that you can go for exercise, jogging or hang out. Furthermore, Melbourne CBD has lot of spot for photographic activities, and lots of entertainment (you can go to g0ogle and type top destination Melbourne) the unit is only 1 mins walking from SkyBus, southern cross station, Tram station, Coles Supermaket, Spencer outlet center, Hungry Jack (24hr), Subway, Etihad Stadium. 5-10 mins by tram to Crown entertainment, Bourke street, Melbourne Central Mall, Emporium and Flinders Street
  • Rani and her bf were very helpful and friendly. She was easily contactable and nice to interact. The location of apt was great, its opp the south cross station and convenience to those who taking skybus to/from airport. The place was clean and comfortable even though we stayed at shared living room space. Nice place, nice city views! Definitely will stay here again!

    Icyn May 2016
  • My wife and I only stayed at Rani’s apartment for a night. Rani was friendly, considerate and accommodating. We were welcomed by a juice which we really wanted after a long trip. Toothbrushes and clean towels are provided too. The apartment is close to airport shuttle bus and other amenities we wanted. We had a good breakfast with stuff she provided while we were enjoying looking at city center and Etihad stadium from 10th floor. All in all I think she offered a good deal for the money we paid.

    Mike June 2016
  • Rani was very friendly, considerate, accommodating and the apartment was clean with a view of the city. They left us our privacy and we were provided some food and a toothbrush. The apartment was in a very downtown location and just across the road from southern cross station. Unfortunately we could not stay longer.

    Rosa May 2016
  • rani is very helpful dan nice host. her house is clean and very comfortable. in the free tram zone area and just across southern cross station and skybus to the airport. will definitely stay here again

    Claudia July 2016
  • Lovely host! Very accommodating and not so much of hustle. Location was excellent too, Thank you for hosting us!

    Caritas May 2016
  • This was our first experience of airbnb and we weren't sure what to look for when booking. We only noticed after the booking that it was for a shared living area (totally our own oversight!). If you like your own space then this is not the right place for you! Despite this Rani was an excellent host; she made it easy for us to check in and was very flexible with times etc. She gave us all the info and made sure it was easy for us to move around the apartment and use the buildings facilities (gym, pool, sauna). She even helped us with our laundry which was a lovely touch. She kept out of our way to ensure we had some privacy. We were the only guests for the first night of our stay, however the other room was occupied on the second. The apartment was very crowded and we could have struggled with this had we stayed longer. We would definitely recommend this listing to someone who is looking for budget accommodation and does not mind sharing a living space with others! If you are after a little more privacy however then book the room instead. The location is excellent with easy links to the rest of the city and the station/ airport.

    Anna August 2016
  • The area was a shared space - a mattress in a living room with dividers. The location was awesome as it was just directly opposite Southern Cross station. However, getting up to the apartment require much co-ordination with the host (which was Rani's partner as Rani was not around at that time) due to the security limitations. Rani's partner was polite and friendly.

    hoe May 2016
  • Rani is very friendly and accommodating with great communication. Perfect location, great apartment with amazing views, hip area. Very hassle-free and comfortable stay.

    Grahame June 2016
Room Type Shared room
Property Type Apartment
Accommodates 2
Bedrooms 1

Melbourne

QueenSize Bed in Free TramZone CBD
$ 46 AUD Per night

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