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Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Discovery Parks – Melbourne
3.5 out of 5.0 129 Ashley Street, Braybrook
4.3/5 (1,151 reviews)
RM257/ nightfor 2 guests

Only stayed for one night and it was late notice but everything was wonderful

Reviewed on 2 Jan,2019
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments Lonsdale
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments Lonsdale
4.0 out of 5.0 618 Lonsdale St, Melbourne
4.5/5 (703 reviews)

Checking in was easy. Good location, close to transit , shopping and restaurants.. The building was in excellent condition. The apartment had everything we needed plus a terrific view!!

Reviewed on 14 Jan,2019
Pegasus Apart'Hotel
Pegasus Apart'Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 206 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (4,497 reviews)
RM303/ nightfor 2 guests

Very quiet, clean and great location. Staff were very friendly. Would defiantly stay again.

Reviewed on 15 Jan,2019
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments - Southbank Collection
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments - Southbank Collection
4.0 out of 5.0 187 City Road, Southbank
4.2/5 (1,325 reviews)

Property was well appointed, balcony was very small

Reviewed on 9 Jan,2019
Experience Bella Hotel Apartments
Experience Bella Hotel Apartments
4.5 out of 5.0 250 City Road, Southbank
4.2/5 (2,031 reviews)
RM298/ nightfor 2 guests

We really loved the view from our room and will be back for sure.

Reviewed on 11 Jan,2019
ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments
ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments
3.5 out of 5.0 15-21 Therry Street, Melbourne
Free cancellation
4.2/5 (2,411 reviews)
RM303/ nightfor 2 guests

The Hotel is good ! And comfortable ,Location very good close to Victoria Market , easy to shopping, but the hotel of breakfast just boring ! thanks

Reviewed on 8 Jan,2019
Quality Hotel Batman's Hill on Collins
Quality Hotel Batman's Hill on Collins
4.0 out of 5.0 623 Collins Street, Melbourne
4.1/5 (2,151 reviews)
RM332/ nightfor 2 guests

We choose to stay at this hotel because of it's great location. Close to the Southern Cross station and the trams to St. Kilda and the casino.

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2018
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe
4.5 out of 5.0 241 City Road, Southbank
4.3/5 (911 reviews)
RM601/ nightfor 2 guests

Good location with easy access to free City trams after about a 300m walk, we were given an upgrade through Expedia rewards to a bigger apartment. $25 per night parking is reasonable, there are at least 6 car park levels so it's a bit of an adventure just getting to your car parking spot. Apartment ...

Reviewed on 30 Dec,2018
Somerset On Elizabeth, Melbourne
Somerset On Elizabeth, Melbourne
4.0 out of 5.0 250 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (1,583 reviews)
RM469/ nightfor 2 guests

Close to shopping and restaurants. Spacipus apartment with kitchenette.

Reviewed on 14 Jan,2019
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Where Should We Stay in Melbourne?


If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Melbourne is a good choice. The interesting architecture, art scene, and soaring skyscrapers are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is the closest airport, or Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), which is located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the city center. Melbourne offers 553 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you want to stay.


Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Discovery Parks – Melbourne: Offers an outdoor pool, free childcare, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3.5-star cabin.

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe - Offers an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and babysitting services. Guests like the central location at this 4.5-star apartment.

ACD Apartments - Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and laundry facilities. This apartment is rated 4.5 stars.

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments - Southbank Collection - Offers an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and laundry facilities. Guests like the central location at this 4-star apartment.


When Should We Visit Melbourne?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Melbourne.


  • Hottest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 41°F
  • Driest months: February, July, January, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, July, January, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches

What Should We See and Do in Melbourne?


While you and your family are visiting Melbourne, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Melbourne Cricket Ground and Bourke Street Mall. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like St. Kilda Beach, Melbourne Central, and SEA LIFE Melbourne.


Melbourne is also well-known for its:
  • Architecture
  • Shopping
  • Art
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theater

Getting Around Melbourne


Melbourne has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Flagstaff Station, Melbourne Central Station, and Flinders Street Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Southern Cross Station, Showgrounds Station, or Spotswood Station.