Hotels near Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum is located just north of the Melbourne CBD, set among the lush greenery of the Carlton Gardens and next to the historic Royal Exhibition Building. The award-winning Melbourne Museum houses a permanent collection in eight galleries, including one just for children. There are also regular major visiting international exhibitions.

Highlights of the permanent collection include the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, a complete skeleton of a blue whale, a living rainforest, the racehorse Phar Lap and an IMAX Theatre on site.

The Melbourne Museum is open daily 10am – 5pm except for Good Friday and Christmas Day. It is a fantastic cheap family day out, as children under 16 years are offered FREE ENTRY!

If you plan to take a trip to the Melbourne Museum or take in of the international exhibitions, why not stay the night at one of the nearby hotels and enjoy the local shopping, restaurants and all Melbourne has to offer.


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8 FRANKLIN STREET Melbourne 3000 Australia
THE CLARION SUITES MILANO ON SWANSTON IS IN A CENTRAL LOCATION,CLOSE TO THE HEART OF THE DINING DISTRICT OF CARLTON. THE HOTELIS WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE TO CBD SHOPPING MALLS, QUEENVICT...more
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51 Little Bourke Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Located in Melbourne CBD, The Crossley Hotel is a 10-minute walk from The Regent Theatre. It offers spacious modern rooms free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV. Some rooms also feature kitche...more
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333 Exhibition Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, Mantra offers self-contained accommodation with a private balcony and views of the city skyline or Carlton Gardens. It features a swimming pool an...more
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11-17 Cohen Place Melbourne 3000 Australia
Punthill Apartment Hotel - Little Bourke offers modern accommodation in Melbourne's Chinatown. All self-contained apartments include high-speed internet access and flat-screen cable TV....more
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66 Lygon Street Carlton 3053 Australia
A stay at Quality Hotel Downtowner on Lygon places you in the heart of Carlton, walking distance from Royal Exhibition Building and Old Melbourne Gaol. This 4-star hotel is close to Mel...more
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24 Little Bourke Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Offering a on-site swimming pool in Melbourne CBD, Quest Gordon Place is located in the heart of the city and features spacious accommodation nearby many of Melbourne's business and lei...more
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186 Exhibition Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Rydges is located in Melbourne CBD, in the heart of the theatre district. All air-conditioned rooms feature a flat-screen TV and free WiFi. The roof area boasts a heated roof-top pool a...more
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701 Swanston St Melbourne 3053 Australia
Rydges on Swanston is located on the fringe of Melbourne CBD, in the cosmopolitan district of Carlton. Relax in the city outskirts with eye catching views of Lincoln Square and Swanston...more
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43 Lonsdale Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Quest on Lonsdale offers apartment-style serviced accommodation in the heart of Melbourne CBD, 350 metres from Parliament RailwayStation. These self-contained apartments have individual...more
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222 Russell Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, Mantra on Russell offers self-contained accommodation with flat-screen satellite TV. The property features a heated swimming pool, a fitness centr...more
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2-9 Finlay Place, Carlton Melbourne 3053 Australia
Quest Carlton on Finlay offers serviced apartments in the heart of Melbourne's "Little Italy", with free Wi-Fi available throughout the property. All apartments include flat-screen TVs...more
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19 Exploration Lane Melbourne 3000 Australia
Fraser Place Melbourne incorporates stylish designer décor with the comforts of home. Each spacious studio apartment includes a kitchenette with state-of-the-art appliances and sleek mo...more
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131 Lonsdale Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Enjoy some of the best views in Melbourne CBD, from the heated rooftop swimming pool at Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne. Located in the heart of the theatre district, it offers a choic...more
4 self rated
Cnr. Grattan & Drummond Streets Melbourne 3053 Australia
This 4-star boutique hotel is in Carlton, situated close to Melbourne city centre and a short stroll to Melbourne Museum. Best Western The Travel Inn Melbourne provides a variety of roo...more
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371 Drummond Street, Carlton Melbourne 3053 Australia
The 3.5 star Drummond Serviced Apartments offer affordable quality accommodation just 2 minutes' walk from the restaurants, cafes and bars of Lygon Street. All accommodation features a...more
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380 Russell Street Melbourne 3000 Australia
Space Hotel features a rooftop terrace, fully equipped fitness centre, a bar with a happy hour and a private cinema for movie nights. Some rooms have a private bathroom, flat-screen TV...more
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488 Swanston Street Melbourne 3053 Australia
Located in the heart of Melbourne, Arrow on Swanston boasts an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. It is just 5 minutes' walk from Lygon Street and 10 minutes' walk from Chinatown and Qu...more
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255 Drummond Street, Carlton Melbourne 3053 Australia
Featuring full kitchen and laundry facilities, Clocktower Apartments are just 5 minutes’ drive from Melbourne Central Train Station. Air conditioning and a flat-screen TV are standard i...more

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