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Reviewed on 9 Aug,2019
Reviewed on 17 Aug,2019
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.
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.
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:
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.