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Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Discovery Parks – Melbourne
3.5 out of 5.0 129 Ashley Street, Braybrook, VIC
4.3/5 (1,183 reviews)
RM195/ night for 2 guests

The staff are super friendly and the property is very clean.

Reviewed on 15 Mar,2019
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments Lonsdale
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments Lonsdale
4.5 out of 5.0 618 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
4.5/5 (781 reviews)
RM552/ night for 2 guests

Modern and very clean and secure. Close to everything.

Reviewed on 17 Mar,2019
Pegasus Apart'Hotel
Pegasus Apart'Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 206 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (4,655 reviews)
RM281/ night for 2 guests

Early check in was amazing. This is such a great thing to offer. We also we offered late check out. The staff were great. Room was clean and quite large. Close to the Bourke st mall and a woolies.

Reviewed on 17 Mar,2019
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments - Southbank Collection
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments - Southbank Collection
4.0 out of 5.0 187 City Road, Southbank, VIC
4.2/5 (1,354 reviews)

close to river and restaurants, good connections for public transport

Reviewed on 10 Mar,2019
Experience Bella Hotel Apartments
Experience Bella Hotel Apartments
4.5 out of 5.0 250 City Road, Southbank, VIC
4.1/5 (2,146 reviews)
RM300/ night for 2 guests

Clean tidy and spacious. Friendly check in. The apartment was well appointed and great views

Reviewed on 14 Mar,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, VIC
4.1/5 (2,172 reviews)
RM349/ night for 2 guests

Location of the hotel is excelllent; clean comfortable room; friendly, efficient and helpful staff

Reviewed on 27 Feb,2019
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe
Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe
4.5 out of 5.0 241 City Road, Southbank, VIC
4.3/5 (925 reviews)
RM1,034/ night for 2 guests

Only downside no aircon in any bedroom . Location is ok. Also noisy at night.

Reviewed on 11 Mar,2019
Somerset On Elizabeth, Melbourne
Somerset On Elizabeth, Melbourne
4.0 out of 5.0 250 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (1,613 reviews)
RM378/ night for 2 guests

Stayed for 5 nights in a Executive 1 bedroom apartment. The bed and pillows are comfy and room facilities and cleanliness were good. We always choose stay at Somerset on Elizabeth as the location is so good for shopping, dining and getting around the city by tram or on foot.

Reviewed on 18 Mar,2019
Novotel Melbourne on Collins
Novotel Melbourne on Collins
4.0 out of 5.0 270 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (3,162 reviews)
RM452/ night for 2 guests

That there was no smoking area other than out the front of the hotel

Reviewed on 12 Mar,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.