The upmarket postcode of South Yarra is undoubtedly one of Melbourne’s most affluent neighbourhoods, boasting luxury real estate home to Australia’s elite. This exceptional 5* Hot Rate hotel is available to both discerning holidaymakers and business travellers at exclusive discounts courtesy of Hotwire. Highly regarded South Yarra hotels such as The Como Melbourne, The Cullen hotel and the Oaks Pinnacle hotel have previously featured in Hotwire’s handpicked 5* collection. These premium hotels often feature unlimited Wi-Fi internet, professional, fully-equipped business centres and a selection of first-rate gourmet restaurants and sophisticated cocktail bars. Popular visitor attractions in the local area include The Jam Factory shopping centre, the Prahran historic market and Toorak Village, whilst the numerous tram stops enable hotel guests to explore Melbourne’s iconic Central Business District and the seaside resort of St Kilda.
Characterised by its grand Victorian style mansions and leafy boulevards, South Yarra is the perfect location for those seeking to experience a taste of Melbourne’s high life. In addition to its wealthy reputation, South Yarra is also famous for the popular Chapel Street area of the neighbourhood, located just a short walk from the hotel. This lively strip of shopping malls and quirky independent boutiques is loved by shopaholics and tourists, with the Jam Factory being Chapel Street’s most iconic retail landmark. Formerly a Victorian brewery, this celebrated shopping precinct is home to a range of upmarket fashion brands, as well as a multiplex cinema.
Those after a spot of lunch after indulging in some retail therapy can head to the nearby Prahran Market on Commercial Road. Established in 1891, the market is widely regarded as Melbourne’s ‘food lovers’ market’ owing to its vast array of fresh fruit, vegetable and street food stalls. In addition to selling premium produce, the market is also home to its own public square which regularly hosts live performances and features a fun-filled children’s adventure playground.
Just a short walk away is the idyllic Albert Park, to the east of St Kilda Road. Spanning 560 acres of grassy wetland, the park boasts a vast lake, the Albert Park Public Golf Course, the Lakeside Stadium, numerous cricket ovals and a selection shady picnic areas, making it the perfect place in which to relax on a typically sunny Australian day. The park is also known for sustaining a thriving wildlife population, including kookaburras, kingfishers, bats and geckos, which can be spotted on its many nature trails.
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