Enjoy a short break in Melbourne this summer
With summer just around the corner, now is the perfect time to book a short break in Melbourne to enjoy its myriad of sporting events, music and cultural festivals and outdoor theatre and cinema.
Visitors to Melbourne can relax by listening to the free summer concerts performed by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl (February 8-20) or enjoy the St Kilda Festival on the beach (February 10). Highlights of the city’s summer calendar also include the Boxing Day Cricket Test, Australia Day Parade (January 26), Chinese New Year Festival (January 25), Melbourne’s annual Midsumma Festival (January 19-February 9) and the Australian Open Tennis (January 20-February 2).
To celebrate summer, Metro Apartments on Bank Place in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, is offering a great value Family Package from $140 per night (One Bedroom Apartment with separate sofa bed) and complimentary WiFi. Kids stay FREE*. As part of this package, you will receive a discount voucher bundle giving you access to a range of discounts and special offers at some of Melbourne's most popular attractions such as Sea life Melbourne and Melbourne Star (20% discount), Legoland, Puffy Billy and Old Melbourne Gaol (10% discount), Phillip Island Nature Park (25% discount) and Mitre Tavern (25% discount).
Book online at www.metrohotels.com.au and you will be guaranteed early check in (at 1pm) and late check out (at 11am).
Close to all the summer events, Metro Apartments on Bank Place offers inner city apartment style accommodation that lives up to the city’s European charm. Tucked away down a cobbled laneway, the surrounding heritage-listed piazza introduces you to Melbourne’s charming lanes and city precinct with its range of cafes, restaurants and enticing shopping.
Bustling by day and alive with al fresco dining by night, Bank Place is situated a short stroll away from all of Melbourne’s popular attractions: Bourke Street Mall, Federation Square, Southgate Centre and Crown Casino. Hop on one of Melbourne’s famous trams to spend the day at the MCG or the National Gallery of Victoria, or go shopping in chic St Kilda and Chapel Street. Evenings may find you eating Italian on Lygon Street or taking in a show at the Victorian Arts Centre – only a short ride away by taxi.
The property offers a choice of Compact Queen Rooms, Studios, and One Bedroom Suites.
*Validity ongoing. Subject to availability. *Children under 12 years.
Guests can book at Metro Apartments on Bank Place and other Metro Hotels properties by calling 1800 004 321 or booking online at www.metrohotels.com.au.