The fantastic and huge, outdoor entertaining balcony

Entire home/flat

9 Guests

3 Bedrooms

8 Beds

Entire home/flat

9 Guests

3 Bedrooms

8 Beds

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About this listing

Located in Melbourne's CBD amidst the fabulous Arts precinct, within walking distance to Federation Square, Botanical gardens, Melbourne's main galleries and theatres and popular Sports Stadiums, Formula 1 track and other main tourist attractions.

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The space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 3
Beds: 8
Check In: Anytime after 2PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/flat


Extra people: £30 / night after 6 guests
Cleaning Fee: £109
Security Deposit: £303
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price: £296 / night


The space

This is a FABULOUS apartment!!! its a large and spacious 3 bedroom apartment with two bathrooms and a full kitchen facilities, dining and living area, It also has an AMAZING outdoor balcony/entertaining area, great for entertaining, having a BBQ, relaxing, eating breakfast or sun baking.

Guests have their own bathrooms adjacent to the room. They are welcome to use all apartment living areas including the HUGE spacious balcony which has great views of Melbourne.

In addition there is a rooftop garden, BBQ area, tennis court and fully equipped gym available from 5.00 - 22.00 pm and a freshly renovated swimming pool

There are plenty of cafe's & restaurants on Dorcas St and in the surrounding streets.
There is also a supermarket and bottle shop, 2 minutes walk away.

Guest access

The apartment has recently been refurbished, it features:
- Timber floors and new furniture
- Three bedrooms with three queen sized beds (1 fold out couch suitable for an adult or two children & a single fold away bed)
- Two bathrooms one with a toilet,bath and a shower, the other one with a toilet and shower.
-Towels & Linen are provided
- Large balcony with the beautiful city views
- Fully equipped kitchen, you can start cooking on the day of arrival
- Washing machine/drier and clothes racks for drying (the separate electric clothes drier and spa feature in the bath tub are currently 'out of order')
- Air-conditioning (heating and cooling)
- Large LED TV /DVD/ CD player
- Internet (WIFI) fast & free
- Free parking for 2 cars

Interaction with guests

Please feel free to contact me any time if you have any questions, or you can call or text me on my mobile phone, I will meet you at the apartment on the day of check in, show you around the apartment and hand over the keys.
It would be greatly appreciated if you could notify me of all breakages or things that run out so that I may replace or repair them. Thanks

The neighbourhood

*South Melbourne is right in the middle of Melbourne CBD, St Kilda, South Melbourne.
*The Royal Botanical Gardens and the Shrine of Remembrance, Sydney Myer Music Bowl are within walking distance from the apartment.
*Vibrant South Melbourne Market & Shopping district is 10-15mins walk or 5mins on the tram
*The National Gallery of Victoria, The Arts Centre, ACCA, Federation Square & the CBD are all within 5-10mins walk

Heaps of places to eat&drink&play
-South Melbourne Market (open all weekend) corner of Cecil and Coventry St
-Coventry St itself is filled with awesome shops and even better cafes (take your pick they are all superb
-Pubs -water rat, honey bar, golden gate and the George
-Excellent Greek at spitiko on Park st
-Excellent small plate style at Hercules Morse
-Excellent upmarket pub dining at Lamaro’s
-Great seafood at the south Melbourne market
-Claypots on the corner of cecil and York
-Really good cheap Vietnamese at Wat da Pho
-Albert Park Hotel
-Kettle black-awesome new cafe(gotta try it)
and so many more...

Getting around

Located between two main roads, St kilda Rd and Kings Way-which both lead in and out of the city. Public transport is never far away- there is a tram stop just on St Kilda Rd, the number 1 tram - takes around 4 minutes into Federation square.
- pick up the 112 which takes you to the Casino and Convention center (5 minutes) and then up Collins St.
Flinders St Station is 4mins tram ride or a 10-15mins walk.

Other things to note

The Melbourne Visitors Center is located in front of Federation Square and Flinders Street Station.

*Australian Open Tennis, 18-31 January, Melbourne Park.
*Formula 1 - Albert Park - 12th-19th March
*Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show 25-29 March
*Melbourne International Comedy Festival 25 Mar-19 Apr
*Melbourne Fringe Festival - 16 Sept - 4 Oct
*Melbourne International Jazz Festival May 28-June7
*Melbourne Cup Carnival Sept 12 - Nov 7

Near By Attractions -
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Museum
Tennis Center
Immigration Museum
Melbourne Aquarium
Melbourne Cricket Ground
Theaters - Forum, The Art Center, CUB Malt-house, Regent, Her Majesty's, Athenaeum and Princess
Federation Square
Queen Victoria Market
Free City Circle Tram
Crown Entertainment Complex
Eureka Sky deck
Melbourne Zoo
Royal Exhibition Buildings and Gardens
Old Melbourne Goal
Luna Park
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
South Melbourne Market

Children over the age of 2 will be charged as an extra person

House Rules
Check in is anytime after 2PM

Please respect that other people also live in the building & keep noise levels down after 11pm. Which also means strictly 'NO ROWDY PARTIES'!
Smoking allowed only on the balcony/ashtray provided
Pets allowed with prior written confirmation
Check out 11:00am. Check in after 2:00pm. Late check-out and early check-in may be accommodated please discuss with me before.
If the security swipe, garage door opener and key sets are lost-They will have to be replaced by you.
We'll try to accommodate your other requests where possible, just ask!



Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.

Safety features
Carbon monoxide detector
Smoke detector

3 nights minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

78 Reviews

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Lucy User Profile
April 2017
Nice apartment and great location. Nina was very quick to respond to all enquires. Had a fab stay in Melbourne. This was my 1st time using Airbnb and I wasn't disappointed.

Joe User Profile
April 2017
Fantastic location. Nina was very helpful and the apartment was comfortable. I would definitely stay there again.

Nathan User Profile
March 2017
Great apartment with lots of space and amazing balcony. Great location for the F1!

Anna Carina User Profile
March 2017
Nice place. Great hostess

Fantastic unit, fantastic location, fantastic host.

Lu User Profile
February 2017
Fantastic location,fantastic apartment,and fantastic Nina!
Nina User Profile
Response from Nina:
Thank you for your gorgeous review. Thank you for being such wonderful people. It was a pleasure to meet you and your lovely family. Take care X
February 2017

Divakar User Profile
January 2017
Central, convenient location, lovely and clean home with everything that is necessary for a good holiday in Melbourne.

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Melbourne, Australia · Joined in June 2012
Nina User Profile

I'm a Melbourne born Photographer/ Graphic Artist, I run a small business creating my own products and am currently studying to be a Paramedic, I love getting out and about to galleries, comedy, theater and live music gigs. I also LOVE to EAT/cook, read, travel, play chess/backgammon and have a drink and a meal with great conversation.
As your lovable host I am more than happy to offer as much help and advice as I can, so you get the best out of your time here in glorious Melbourne.
My home will provide everything you will need during your stay.
Cant wait to meet you
Nina :)

"My guests aren't strangers! They're just friends I haven't met yet!

Response rate: 100%
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Response time: within a few hours