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Top Southbank Historic Hotels

Crown Promenade
4.5 out of 5
WHITEMAN STREET,8, Southbank, VIC
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4.7/5Exceptional! (1,797 reviews)
Great location

"The hotel is in a great location a short walk from the river with its plentiful bars and restaurants. The city centre is in easy walking distance. During our stay we spent 2 days at the Australian Open tennis and saw a Big Bash 20/20 cricket match at the MCG, these venues are 30 to 40 minute walks ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2017

Crown Promenade
Quay West Suites Melbourne
5 out of 5
26 Southgate Avenue, Southbank, VIC
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The price is ¥15,032 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,596 reviews)
Great service is the Quay!!

"Absolutely fabulous staff, location, suite, amenities + buffet breakfasts!! Despite staying at Quay West Suites during the fateful weekend of the cancelled Melbourne Grand Prix followed by the ban of spectators at an MCG International cricket match, we had a magical weekend away! The staff at Quay ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Quay West Suites Melbourne
Crown Metropol
4.5 out of 5
WHITEMAN STREET,8, Southbank, VIC
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4.6/5Exceptional! (2,669 reviews)

"Everything was very satisfactory, great design, service and location"…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019

Crown Metropol
WRAP on Southbank
4.5 out of 5
133 -139 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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The price is ¥7,339 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (2,282 reviews)

"Well located, good sized rooms and very helpful staff. Just disappointed that a 7night booking was reduced to 3nights due to need to get back to UK before flight restrictions imposed due to coronavirus. Next time I will avoid paying up front!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

WRAP on Southbank
Southbank Apartments - Freshwater Place
4 out of 5
1 Freshwater Place, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (222 reviews)

"Great location and the property is clean and well maintained."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Southbank Apartments - Freshwater Place
City Tempo - Whiteman St
4.5 out of 5
63 Whiteman Street, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (776 reviews)

"A convenient location, clean and quiet. Would consider a return visit."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

City Tempo - Whiteman St
Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
4 out of 5
Corner of Southgate Ave & Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC
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The price is ¥8,017 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (5,637 reviews)

"Great location on southbank, short walk to the cbd. Great food options close by and close to public transport."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
Corporate Keys - Freshwater Place
4 out of 5
1 Freshwater Place, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (39 reviews)

"Loved the location and it was quiet in the building, beautifully presented, but a couple of negatives - no tea towels in the apartment and the shower flooded the bathroom. Both were remedied promptly but being Christmas we were unable to contact anyone to sort this for two days, so the bathroom was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2020

Corporate Keys - Freshwater Place
City Tempo - MP Deluxe
4.5 out of 5
241 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,084 reviews)

"Good size & in a good position. Short walk to "free tram" & airport bus stop. Supermarket a few doors down & a wine shop the other side."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

City Tempo - MP Deluxe
City Tempo - SouthbankOne
4.5 out of 5
180 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (551 reviews)

"Loved the location. Close to everything without being in the middle of the city"…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

City Tempo - SouthbankOne
Mantra Southbank Melbourne
4.5 out of 5
31 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,725 reviews)

"The property was stylish and modern. The amenities were excellent. It was well located although initially was a little hard to find, only because we didn’t know the city. The restaurant located at the hotel was fantastic. The food and service was awesome. The only thing we were disappointed in was ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Mantra Southbank Melbourne
City Tempo - Southbank Collection
4 out of 5
187 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,606 reviews)

"Very Good location near the city center in Melbourne, Australia. Check in was quick and the rental apartment was clean and in good condition. Nice for a short term rental in the city."…"

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2020

City Tempo - Southbank Collection
Southbank Apartments - Eureka Tower
4 out of 5
7 Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC
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4.2/5Very Good! (42 reviews)

"View was great. Friendly staff. Convenient city location."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Southbank Apartments - Eureka Tower
Aria Hotel Apartments
4.5 out of 5
285 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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The price is ¥9,211 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,920 reviews)

"Stayed 1 night. Ideal location from the tram stop as we returned from the cruise terminal. Lovely room. Close to the waterfront. Plenty of things to do. Lots of choice of eateries. 10 minute walk to free tram stop for City centre."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Aria Hotel Apartments
Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
2 out of 5
334 City Road, Southbank, VIC
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3.9/5Very Good! (366 reviews)

"Very clean for a hostel type accommodation. convenient location. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm with private bathroom, so can;t comment on the bigger dorms. YMMA It was rather loud thou on a sat night. Not sure whether the noise was from its own pub or somewhere else. there was only 1 double electrical ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
CitySide
4 out of 5
79 Whiteman Street, Southbank, VIC
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3.8/5Good! (4 reviews)
great management, poor comfort

"Management and staff are fantastic, the property it self, needs a good clean and furniture replacement, very uncomfortable in the sitting area, we sat on the floor most of the time."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

CitySide
Cityviews 3 Bedroom
4 out of 5
180 City Road, Melbourne, Southbank, VIC
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3.8/5Good! (8 reviews)
Good and bad... But mostly good

"Positives- Comfy bed, great location, great gym, wonderful lounge and umbrellas. The service of our agent meeting us was exceptional, Sedrick was so lovely and was very helpful. Negatives- $7 per hour street parking for 2nd car, not really a 3 bedroom (a curtain doesnt count as a room) No salt and ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2019

Cityviews 3 Bedroom
Inner Melbourne Serviced Apartments
4 out of 5
173 -183 City Road, Southbank, VIC
The price is ¥16,823 per night
3.5/5Good! (68 reviews)
Big apartment and bang for buck

"Huge room! Slightly older, but great location and check-in was relatively quick!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2019

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Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Southbank?
A visit to the sights with historical relevance in Southbank is probably first on your sightseeing list. And while you’re here, you can visit the array of shops and scenic riverfront. And also relish a stop at the top-notch restaurants in this romantic area.
What's the best accommodation in Southbank to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, CitySide is a top 4-star apartment for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and an indoor pool. Eureka Tower is a short 14-minute walk away.
How many historical hotels are located in Southbank?
In Southbank, you’ll find 439 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 27 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Southbank?
Landmarks like Eureka Tower and Eureka Skydeck 88 in Southbank might be worth a visit. Cultural venues include Melbourne Arts Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, and Melbourne Recital Centre. Additionally, in the area you’ll find SEA LIFE Melbourne and Federation Square.
What is a historic hotel like in Southbank?
A guest who chooses a historic hotel has an opportunity to stay in a place that’s been officially recognized with a historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Southbank often preserve original elements such as period features or traditional architecture in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the physical building and architecture. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the place’s cultural value and how it inspired the surrounding community.
Do historic hotels in Southbank have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Southbank, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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