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Affordable luxury in Prahran close to Chapel Street

Ensure that your trip Down Under is unforgettable with this stunning 5* hotel in the heart of Prahran Market, Melbourne. Experience affordable luxury in Prahran close to Chapel Street, with double studio rooms boasting air conditioning, Wi-Fi internet connection, private interior corridor access to rooms, indulgent room service and private dining facilities for guests in groups. This hotel really does cater for your every need. The 24 hour concierge and car rental desk ensures impeccable and convenient customer service. Those on business can make full use of the fully equipped business centre and meeting rooms whilst those wanting to relax and unwind can take advantage of the serene health centre with swimming pool and Jacuzzi.

In the local area

This magnificent luxury Secret Hotel is located in the ‘food lover’s market’ of Prahran which sells a huge variety of exotic fresh fruit and veg, handcrafted cheeses and cured meats. Also home to an abundance of quaint cafes, the Prahran Market features a large market square which hosts community performances and is home to a large children’s playground perfect for young families.

Prahran Market is just 200m away from the shopping and entertainment mecca of Chapel Street, host to quaint gift shops to exclusive luxury boutiques. Running straight from the Yarra River to St Kilda, this stretch of avenue boasts a myriad of bars, bistros, restaurants catering to all pallets and cuisines. With contemporary entertainment complexes such as the Como Centre and the Jam Factory, both featuring multiplex cinemas and exceptional shopping there is always something to do on Chapel Street.

A short tram ride away is the famous waterfront district of St Kilda, known for its many idyllic parks and green spaces in which to while away the sunny afternoons. Relax in the shade at the St Kilda Botanical Gardens, lined with palm trees and home to a wide variety of spectacular exotic plants and flowers. As well as boasting a spectacular beach popular with sun worshippers and kite-surfers, the local area features the iconic St Kilda pier with the charming Edwardian St Kilda pavilion. Couples and families alike are sure to marvel at the colony of penguins that call the St Kilda harbour home.

Spend a day in the famous Luna amusement park and be thrilled by the huge variety of rollercoasters and rides, including the one of the oldest rollercoasters in the world, the Scenic Railway. Opt for a tamer ride with picturesque views over St Kilda by hopping on the Ferris wheel or grab an ice cream and simply enjoy the stunning scenery.