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Guest Bedroom with adjacent private BathroomGuest Bathroom with bath and shower over and extendable line.
Southbank with Breathtaking Views
Southbank with Breathtaking Views
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath

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Located in the midst of the Melbourne Arts precinct, the apartment is adjacent to several galleries and theatres. Bordered by the botanical gardens, it is nearby to the Flinders Park Tennis Centre and other sports and tourist attractions. For those guests interested in sampling some of the local produce and coffee, in and around the South Melbourne Market is the perfect spot to start.

The Melbourne Visitors Bureau is local just 5 mins walk away in Federation Square and we also maintain a tourist information site.

Guests have their own bathrooms adjacent to the compact room with queen size bed. They are welcome to use all apartment living areas including the balcony which has breathtaking views of Melbourne. In addition there is a rooftop garden, swimming pool, steam room and fully equipped gym available 05.00 hrs until 22.00 hrs.

With the #1 tram outside the door, other major tram routes are 2 minutes away and the major railway station is 5 mins walk or two stops on the tram. The free Tourist Shuttle Bus stops 400 metres away and a Bike Share stations is across the road.

The hosts have two cats Barney & Scooter who will be happy to greet you on arrival and help you de-stress from your travels.

Amenities
Lift
Cable TV
Wireless Internet
Breakfast
Prices
Extra people $7 AUD / night after the first guest
Weekly Discount: 8%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM

No Pets.

Check out before 11:00am. Check in after 2:00pm. Late check-out and early check-in can be accommodated please discuss with your booking request.

We'll try to accommodate your other requests where possible, just ask!

You must also acknowledge
Cat(s) live in the house
Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

154 Reviews

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Renee User Profile
December 2017
Friendly hosts& cats, great location which is close to everything! I’d love to stay here again next time in Melbourne!! Highly recommend this place! :D
Mark & Mike User Profile
Response from Mark & Mike:
We would be happy to host you again Renee next time you are in Melbourne.
December 2017

Gracielle User Profile
November 2017
Highly recommend! Beautiful apartment and very well located. Mark and Mike help you with tips of the city and the Barney and Scooter are the most lovely cats you will ever meet.
Mark & Mike User Profile
Response from Mark & Mike:
Thanks for your positive feedback - Graci
November 2017

Michael User Profile
November 2017
Great stay! Recommend

Rachel User Profile
October 2017
Mike and Mark were consummate hosts during my weekend stay in Melbourne -- providing fitting suggestions for restaurants and spots of interest. They were always open to answering any questions I had, or leaving me to my own devices if I so preferred. The apartment, apart from being very well-situated within walking distance to the heart of the city, is exactly as described and shown in the photos (clean, comfortable, trendy). I was offered tea and coffee upon arrival, and taken to the rooftop to soak in the panoramic views and to orient myself. The included breakfast spread each morning was very comprehensive -- the perfect way to start each day in a beautiful apartment in an exciting city!

Chantal User Profile
September 2017
If you want a place that's clean, got amazing views and lovely hosts and host cats, stay here.

Geoff User Profile
August 2017
Great location, great views and friendly hosts-thanks

Sarah User Profile
July 2017
Mark and Mike's place in Southbank is perfectly clean, quiet, beautiful, and centrally located. I enjoyed the 8 minute walk to the National Gallery of Victoria and another 5 minutes across the river to Federation Square. Mark and Mike went above and beyond to make my solo stay enjoyable, offering suggestions on things to do and places to eat as well as respecting my privacy. If I'm back in Melbourne, I wouldn't hesitate to stay with them again.
Mark & Mike User Profile
Response from Mark & Mike:
Thanks for your kind comments, we'd love to have you stay given the opportunity. Safe Travels Scooter, Barney and the Staff
July 2017

Southbank, AustraliaJoined in November 2011
Mark & Mike User Profile

Mark and Mike an Australian couple who married in New York, have lived in Melbourne since 1986. With both our families living overseas, travelling is just what you do. You'll often find us planning or thinking about where to stop off on the next trip and we try to have the next destination identified before finishing the current trip.

We both got the AIRBNB bug from our own hosted experiences in Prague, Paris and Amsterdam and started hosting over 10 years ago. Passionate about Melbourne it gives us a great buzz to be able to share our city and knowledge with visitors and hope that we can provide a great base for your Melbourne stay.

Mark has recently retired from teaching music in a college and Mike is a manager in the vocational education sector. Mark is originally from New Zealand and is where we both met in 1984 with Mike hailing originally from London in the UK.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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