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10 Best Hotels in Carlton

ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel
3 out of 5
609 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC
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0.96 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,795 reviews)
City centre hotel you can afford.

"Nice greeting from reception staff quick check in. Compact comfortable room with cosy bed. Great shower clean towels everyday. Room kept spotless. Good supply of tea and coffee. Close to city centre and other attractions. Easily walkable and plenty of restaurants two blocks away. The Lincoln hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb. 2020

ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel
Clocktower Apartment Hotel
4 out of 5
255 Drummond Street, Carlton, VIC
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The price is NZ$121 per night
0.33 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (74 reviews)

"The location, very well placed for all types of activities - families, nightlife, bars, restaurants, cafés, a supermarket, speciality stores... Apartments are quite clean, well fitted out, quite and secure - even with sound proof windows"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

Clocktower Apartment Hotel
Zagame's House
4.5 out of 5
66 Lygon Street, Carlton, VIC
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The price is NZ$163 per night
0.92 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (74 reviews)

"Great hotel! The rooms were so clean and the staff were so helpful."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2020

Zagame's House
Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel
4 out of 5
Cnr Grattan and Drummond Streets, Carlton, VIC
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The price is NZ$125 per night
0.42 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (1,775 reviews)

"The best last decision ever. The location was very good! Closed from lygon st(little Italian) in Melbourne. Walking distance from CBD"…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel
Plum Carlton Serviced Apartments
3 out of 5
528 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC
The price is NZ$80 per night
0.97 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (580 reviews)

"Close to downtown. Well stocked kitchen, including laundry detergent. Staff extremely friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Plum Carlton Serviced Apartments
Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne
4 out of 5
701 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC
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0.73 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (1,886 reviews)

"Spacious room, good bed. Tram stop adjacent to hotel. Breakfast was a letdown only average if that."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne
Arrow on Swanston
3.5 out of 5
488 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC
The price is NZ$96 per night
1.11 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (1,319 reviews)

"Very central location. Small but functional accommodation, ideal as a base but not if you are going to spend a lot of time inside - it would be too cramped - we basically just slept there. Musty smell in room; we opened the balcony door but I suppose could have run the air conditioning to clear it. ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Arrow on Swanston
Lygon Lodge
3.5 out of 5
220 Lygon Street, Carlton, VIC
The price is NZ$118 per night
0.58 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (958 reviews)

"Ability to park under cover and the pleasing attitude of the receptionist"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Lygon Lodge
Quest Carlton on Finlay
3 out of 5
2-9 Finlay Place, Carlton, VIC
The price is NZ$95 per night
0.78 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (516 reviews)

"We requested a unit with a view and that's what we got. Rosalynn at reception helped us out as best she could."…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb. 2020

Quest Carlton on Finlay
Arise The Eminence
4 out of 5
145 Queensberry St, Carlton, VIC
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The price is NZ$152 per night
0.99 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (97 reviews)

"Overall the property was lovely, a bit more wear and tear than I'd expected but that is up to the guests to treat the property with respect. It could have been slightly cleaner but wasn't bad. The sofa needed to be replaced, was piled and very squisky but only a minor complaint. It was lovely and ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr. 2020

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Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Carlton?
Zagame’s House is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers free WiFi and a 24-hour fitness centre. It is located a short 10-minute walk from University of Melbourne. Traveller reviews also recommend ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel and Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Carlton, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in Carlton.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Carlton?
Based on reviews, ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Another top option for your budget-friendly stay is Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Carlton?
Ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel is another good choice for your family trip. Also, attractions in the area such as SEA LIFE Melbourne and Melbourne Zoo are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Carlton?
Ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and LCD TVs. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Carlton?
Ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel is a top 3-star aparthotel for a beach holiday, and features free WiFi and in-room kitchens. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Lygon Lodge and Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel. Head to St Kilda Beach or Brighton Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Carlton?
Lygon Lodge is a favourite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features free parking and private balconies.
What is the best spa hotel in Carlton?
Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar. In-room massages are also available. Other popular spa hotels in Carlton include Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel and Carlton Apartments on Lygon.
What's it like staying in Carlton?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Carlton, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its museums. Top sights around the area include Queen Victoria Market, Princess Theatre and Her Majesty’s Theatre. In Carlton, there are 87 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Carlton?
Favourite places to visit include Carlton Gardens, Lygon Street and Royal Exhibition Building. In the area, you’ll also find Queen Victoria Market and Princess Theatre.
What's the weather like in Carlton?
The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 10°C. Average annual rainfall for Carlton is 279 mm.

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