Alto On Bourke Hotel - Melbourne

636 Bourke Street,Melbourne Vic 3122, Melbourne, Australia, 3000  show map
 4 stars
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Alto On Bourke Hotel - Melbourne

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Cycling

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Editorial review:

With its conservative look, it’s surprising that this new hotel Alto On Bourke promotes itself as “green”. They have water-saving showers, energy efficient lighting and double glazed windows that open. Rooms are well equipped and have a neutral décor. Apartments, but not studios, have full kitchens and multiple LCDs, and some even have spas.

Overview

This four-star boutique apartment hotel successfully combines together classic architecture of the late 19th century and a contemporary, stylish interior.

All 50 rooms are equipped in the latest in technology and class - beautiful granite surfaces, flat screen LCD televisions and broadband internet access.

Green Table restaurant serves buffet breakfast and dinner.

Free access is available to nearby gym (off site).

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   50.

Rooms

Studio Apartments feature Queen size bed and Single sofa bed or two Single beds or King bed.

One bedroom Apartment features full kitchen, including dishwasher, hot plates, oven, microwave, toaster, utensils, cutlery and crockery. There is a separate bedroom with Queen size bed and sofa bed in lounge / dining room.

One Bedroom Spa Apartment come fully equipped with a granite and stainless steel kitchen, separate bedroom, large lounge room and two flat screen TVs. Two Bedroom Apartments feature master bedroom with Queen size bed. The second bedroom comes with twin single sized beds. Sofa bed in lounge / dining room. Three Bedroom Apartments feature Master bedroom with Queen size bed. The second bedroom comes with a Queen bed and the third bedroom has twin single beds. Sofa bed in lounge / dining room.

Dining options

Green Table restaurant serves continental buffet or an a la carte cooked breakfast. The A Lounge serves only free range eggs and freshly ground coffee; expresso, cappuccino, cafe latte etc.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 7am to 9.30am
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays from 7.30am to 10am

Dinner is served from Monday to Friday (except public holidays) Winter/Autumn from 6pm; Spring/Summer from 6.30pm. Bar is open from Monday to Friday from 5.30pm

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at AUD 30 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Twin bed
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

636 Bourke Street,Melbourne Vic 3122, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

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City Center
  • Melbourne
    4.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Southern Cross Station
    300 m
  • Flagstaff Train Station
    600 m
Underground stations
  • Flagstaff Station
    500 m
  • Melbourne Central Station
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Hanabishi Japanese Restaurant (cuisine: Japanese)
    100 m
  • Bergerac Restaurant (cuisine: French)
    120 m
Parks
  • Flagstaff Gardens
    660 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    50

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Rooms and availability

Studio Apartments feature Queen size bed and Single sofa bed or two Single beds or King bed.

One bedroom Apartment features full kitchen, including dishwasher, hot plates, oven, microwave, toaster, utensils, cutlery and crockery. There is a separate bedroom with Queen size bed and sofa bed in lounge / dining room.

One Bedroom Spa Apartment come fully equipped with a granite and stainless steel kitchen, separate bedroom, large lounge room and two flat screen TVs. Two Bedroom Apartments feature master bedroom with Queen size bed. The second bedroom comes with twin single sized beds. Sofa bed in lounge / dining room. Three Bedroom Apartments feature Master bedroom with Queen size bed. The second bedroom comes with a Queen bed and the third bedroom has twin single beds. Sofa bed in lounge / dining room.

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      Size: 22 m²
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      This room offers a microwave, a kettle, kitchenware, and tea/coffee making facilities. Amenities include an iPod dock and a flat-screen TV.

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          Size: 34 m²
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            Bed type: 1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed or 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
            Size: 45 m²
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                Size: 50 m²
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                  Deluxe Two-Bedroom Double Room
                  Bed type: Double bed
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                    Deluxe Two-Bedroom Triple Room
                    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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                      Size: 50 m²
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                        Size: 18 m²
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                        This compact room features an LCD TV, an iPod docking station and free Wi-Fi.

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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Alto On Bourke Hotel - Melbourne Melbourne location
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                            Hotel Address:

                            636 Bourke Street,Melbourne Vic 3122, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Melbourne
                              4.3 km
                            Airports
                            Train Stations
                            • Southern Cross Station
                              300 m
                            • Flagstaff Train Station
                              600 m
                            Underground stations
                            • Flagstaff Station
                              500 m
                            • Melbourne Central Station
                              1.0 km
                            Restaurants
                            • Hanabishi Japanese Restaurant (cuisine: Japanese)
                              100 m
                            • Bergerac Restaurant (cuisine: French)
                              120 m
                            Parks
                            • Flagstaff Gardens
                              660 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  10 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              5
                            • Number of rooms:
                              50

                            Hotel Awards

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                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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                            What's nearby

                            Tourist attractions

                            • Melbourne Aquarium - 800 m
                            • Eureka Tower - 1.0 km
                            • St Paul's Cathedral - 1.1 km
                            • RMIT Gallery - 1.1 km
                            • Federation Square - 1.2 km

                            Popular areas

                            Places of interest

                            Train stations

                            • Southern Cross Station - 200 m
                            • Flagstaff Train Station - 500 m
                            • Flinders Street Station - 1.1 km
                            • Parliament Train Station - 1.6 km

                            Convention centers

                            • Melbourne Exhibition Centre - 900 m
                            • Hamer Hall - 1.2 km

                            Sport related

                            • Etihad Stadium - 600 m

                            Theaters

                            • Forum Theatre - 1.3 km
                            • Her Majesty's Theatre - 1.4 km

                            Galleries

                            • State Library of Victoria - 1.2 km
                            • Melbourne Arts Centre - 1.4 km

                            Underground stations

                            • Flagstaff Station - 400 m
                            • Melbourne Central Station - 900 m

                            Local attractions

                            • Parliament House of Victoria - 1.7 km
                              Spring Street, Melbourne
                            • Royal Exhibition Building - 2.0 km
                              Carlton Gardens, Melbourne
                            • St. Patrick's Cathedral - 2.0 km
                              1 Cathedral Place, Melbourne
                            • Wonderland Fun Park - 1.7 km
                              120 Pearl River Rd, Melbourne
                            • Grainger Museum - 2.0 km
                              Royal Parade, Melbourne

                            Near the hotel

                            • St. Augustine Church - 50 m
                              631 Bourke Street, Melbourne
                            • Immigration Museum - 590 m
                              Corner of Flinders and William Streets, Melbourne
                            • Flagstaff Gardens - 660 m
                              Melbourne, VictoriaAustralia
                            • Block Arcade - 880 m
                              282 Collins St., Melbourne
                            • Melbourne Aquarium - 550 m
                              Cnr Flinders St & King St, Melbourne
                            • Victoria Police Museum - 630 m
                              World Trade Centre, Melbourne
                            • Australian Centre for the Moving Image - 780 m
                              Flinders Street, Melbourne

                            Restaurants nearby

                            • Hanabishi Japanese Restaurant - 100 m

                              Address: 187 King Street
                              Phone: (03) 9670 1167

                              79% likes this, based on 87 reviews
                              Cuisine: Japanese

                            • Shanghai Master Dumpling - 90 m

                              Address: 173 King St

                              60% likes this, based on 25 reviews
                              Cuisine: Chinese

                            • Bar Humbug - 120 m

                              Address: 586 Little Bourke St
                              Phone: 03 9642 0115

                              73% likes this, based on 41 reviews
                              Cuisine: Australian
                              Price Range: CAD 11 - CAD 22

                            • Bergerac Restaurant - 120 m

                              Address: 131 King St
                              Phone: (03) 9629 2868

                              82% likes this, based on 94 reviews
                              Cuisine: French

                            • Tori Matsu Restaurant - 100 m

                              Address: 179 King Street
                              Phone: (03) 9670 9683

                              Cuisine: Japanese

                            Getting there.

                            Getting from Melbourne’s airport Tullamarine,19km.

                            Taxi

                            Approximate fee is 55USD (25-35 minutes)
                            Skybus

                            Skybus, Melbourne's airport Express Bus, brings to and from the airport every 10 to 15 minutes.

                            Limousine

                            The hotel can arrange limousine for just a few dollars more than a taxi.

                            Avalon airport is the secondary airport, 65km from Melbourne's CBD.

                            Taxi

                            Approximate fee is 105USD

                            Sita Sunbus

                            Sunbus operate a shuttle service between Avalon and Southen Cross station (90 metres from the hotel).

                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  10 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              5
                            • Number of rooms:
                              50

                            Hotel Awards

                            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMelbourneAlto On Bourke

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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                            Alto On Bourke Reviews

                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Alto On Bourke

                            Average guest rating

                            8.8out of 10
                            Superb
                            Based on 167 reviews

                            Rating by category:

                            Location
                            10.0
                            Rooms
                            9.5
                            Service
                            9.5
                            Value
                            9.3

                            Individual guest reviews

                            • Family with children
                              10.0

                              Thank you kindly for our stay at the Alto. We were upgraded to a 3 bedroom apartment which was so comfortable. So close to everything and staff were fantastic. Together with our two daughters, we had a wonderful stay and will recommend Alto to Melbourne travellers.

                            • Couple
                              7.4

                              Location was excellent. We caught a sky bus from the aiport to Spencer Street Station and then it was a short walk to the hotel.

                            • Single
                              8.2

                              location is good, especially near the airport bus station

                            • Single
                              10.0

                              I liked the overall cleanliness of my room, the excellent lighting and the effective black-out blinds.

                            • Older travelers
                              8.8

                              Excellent facilities, location and particularly helpful and friendly staff.

                              Occasionally noisy being in room at rear and directly above service entrance and lane.

                            • Couple
                              9.6

                              The room was clean and very comfortable, the staff were friendly and efficient and the location was great. Would happily stay there again.

                              The breakfast wasn't wonderful. Would not eat there again.

                            • Older travelers
                              10.0

                              Pleasant, helpful staff. Great location for us - close to station and MCG.

                            • Single
                              8.2

                              Convenient location. Straightforward check in. Lovely yet simpe facilities. Just what i needed without too much fuss. Particularly like the self serve coffee and book exchange in the lounge. Must try the massage chairs next time!

                            • Couple
                              9.2

                              The staff and welcome we received was fabulous - the front desk representative seemed genuinely happy to see us when we arrived.

                            • Couple
                              8.8

                              The hotel is very clean and the room, although small, is very nice. The location is excellent!

                              The rate.

                            • Family with children
                              9.2

                              Travelling as a family with 2 teens, it was affordable and in a convinient location within minutes of transport, eateries and shopping. The free internet and ipod dock was a winner with our teens. Coin operated laundry made packing a breeze and the free flow of hot drinks machine all day was fantastic on cold days. Where else can you get all these in Melbourne at this fabulous price! Will be back and reccommned this to anyone. The all white decor may seem stark to some but it actually accenuates the cleanliness of the hotel.

                            • Older travelers
                              10.0

                              Centrally positioned,five minutes walk from the airport shuttle bus terminal.Adjacent to the bus and tram system for getting about the city but only about a half hour walk to Flinders street.

                            • Older travelers
                              8.8

                              The location was fantastic and the staff were fantastic

                              the bed was a little on the soft side especially at the edges so you often felt you were going to fall out

                            • Family with children
                              9.6

                              very convenient location. We apprecite to have 2 bathrooms in the appartment. Everything was new.

                            • Older travelers
                              9.6

                              The cleanliness,the friendly staff and the food,it was value for money.A very pleasant stay.

                              The bedlamps were not bright enough to read by.

                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Alto On Bourke Hotel - Melbourne Melbourne location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            636 Bourke Street,Melbourne Vic 3122, Melbourne, Australia, 3000

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Melbourne
                              4.3 km
                            Airports
                            Train Stations
                            • Southern Cross Station
                              300 m
                            • Flagstaff Train Station
                              600 m
                            Underground stations
                            • Flagstaff Station
                              500 m
                            • Melbourne Central Station
                              1.0 km
                            Restaurants
                            • Hanabishi Japanese Restaurant (cuisine: Japanese)
                              100 m
                            • Bergerac Restaurant (cuisine: French)
                              120 m
                            Parks
                            • Flagstaff Gardens
                              660 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  10 am
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              5
                            • Number of rooms:
                              50

                            Hotel Awards

                            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMelbourneAlto On Bourke

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in Australia

                            Use Badge