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Arrow on Swanston

  • 488 Swanston St. Map It
  • Carlton
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  • Easy walk to eateries and CBD attractions
  • Inexpensive


  • Limited space

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

Location and great value make up for the limited space in this CBD-edge hotel. There are studio rooms and several configurations of one- and two-bedroom apartments sleeping up to four. All rooms have full kitchens, perfect for cooking up a feast of fresh produce bought at Queen Victoria Market, a 10-minute walk away; restaurant-lined Lygon Street is even closer. Guests have complimentary access to the gym, sauna and outdoor swimming pool (closed over winter) in the adjoining long-term student housing building. Secure under-cover parking is available for a fee.

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488 Swanston St., Melbourne, Victoria, 3053, Australia

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Hotel Details:

  • 47 rooms, 38 apartments
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 05/21/2015

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