The Alston Apartments Hotel offer quality architecturally designed studios and two bedroom self contained serviced apartments accommodation, located in the heart of cosmopolitan Carlton, close to the Melbourne CBD (2 minute car drive or 25-30 minute walk).
Ideal for holidaymakers, singles, couples, families, couples, group of friends or corporate business travellers looking for either short or long term accommodation in a great Melbourne location, the Alston Apartments Hotel is positioned in the food haven of Melbourne – the iconic Carlton, a short 2 minutes walk to the vibrant “Little Italia” Lygon street and restaurants, Lygon Shopping Centre with the NOVA Cinema, Woolworth Supermarket, the popular Brunetti cake and a multitude of fashion stores.
The Melbourne Alston Apartments Hotel is close to many fantastic Melbourne icons including the Carlton Gardens (and children's playground), Royal Exhibition Building, the Melbourne CBD, Melbourne Museum, Imax Theatre. Melbourne Universities are an 8 minute walk as are major hospitals including St Vincent Hospital (10 minutes walk), Royal Melbourne & Children Hospital (5 mins drive), the Dental Hospital and the old Royal Women's Hospital.
The tram stop to the Melbourne CBD is only 2 minutes walk away as is the CITY Tourist Bus; while the public bus stop is right outside the door. The Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Zoo are just a tram ride away. The Melbourne Airport is a 25 minute drive away.
The Melbourne Alston Apartments Hotel is situated in a delightful heritage building. The apartments are on Level 1 and 2, most away from the main street so are quiet and peaceful. All studios and 2 bedroom apartments are modern, spacious, comfortable and non smoking apartment, offering FREE WIFI, double glazed windows from windows to balcony sliding doors - ensuring you have a pleasant rest, gull block-out blinds for privacy and creating a pitch black ambiance during your rest, individual air conditioning and heating, prestige Queen Size beds (with pillow top) to ensure you have a comfortable rest, spacious built-in wardrobe to house your clothing during your stay, alarm clock, radio, private en suite bathroom with walk-in shower, large mirror, and plenty of cupboard space to store your toiletries, towels, linen, soaps, shampoo and conditioner, individual hot water unit in each apartment to ensure your showering experiences are not compromise with inconsistency during the needy times, seating area with dining table and chairs, large 82 cm LCD TV, and (on request) DVD player, direct dial telephone, ironing facilities and a fullyl equipped kitchen with two electric cook tops, pots, pans, plates, bowls, cups, cutlery, fridge, wine glasses, mugs, built-in Dishwasher, microwave, griller, convection oven, tea-coffee making facilities, toaster, kettle, and everything you ever need to prepare and cook your favourite dishes
Some further offer a writing desk and chair and private balcony; while all 2 bedroom apartments have seperate bedrooms to the lounge dining room.
Please note. The building is strictly Non-Smoking. However, guests who wish to smoke are encouraged to book an apartment with balcony/ or open patio and firmly close the sliding doors. Otherwise, there is an indoor patio area.
On the ground floor is Campos Cafe and Restaurant. The Melbourne Alston Apartments Hotel provide the following in house conveniences during your stay - FREE WIFI, an onsite guest laundry with commercial washing machines and dryers, lift access to all floors, security intercom system, CCTV cameras throughout the building for added security, a large rooftop terrace with some Melbourne CBD views, an in-door patio area, tour/ ticket assistance, express check in/ check out services, dry cleaning/laundry services, airport shuttle (surcharge) and concierge services
The pleasant and friendly staff are more than happy to go the extra mile to ensure your stay is pleasant.
The Alston Apartments Hotel is located on a fantastic location with easy walk to Carlton Gardens (and Children's playground), Royal Exhibition Building, CBD, Melbourne Museum, Imax Theatre, as well as Melbourne Universities (8 mins walk), RMIT, Colleges and major Hospitals. And with public transport so close, you would not need a car: Tram stops (2 mins walk away) that heads directly to the CBD; and Bus Stops located right outside the property.
What's more...Woolworth supermarket, the famous Brunetti Cakes and Cafe, NOVA Cinema, Hoyts Movie rental booth, Lygon Shopping center, and Melbourne's iconic destination - "Lygon Street" are all within 3 mins walking distance from Alston Apartments Hotel.
In a nutshell:-
•Campos Cafe/ Restaurant on ground floor
-Dine, Shop, and meet up at the famous "Lygon Street".
•Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Zoo is just a tram ride away.
•City centre: 2 - 3 minute drive or 25-30 minute walk.
•There are plenty of brochures available on Melbourne tourist activities, attractions and tour packages around Melbourne are available at the hotel.
•Tourist Bus around the corner, only 2 minute walk from the apartments.
•Carlton YMCA Fitness Centre (swimming pool, Gym, Weights, Sauna, & Spa) is only 4-5 mins walk.
•Melbourne Museum (12 mins walk)
•IMAX cinema (12 mins walk)
•Melbourne University (8 mins walk)
•Royal Exhibition Building (10 mins walk)
•Carlton Gardens (10 mins walk)
•St Vincent Hospital (10 minutes walk).
•Royal Melbourne & Children Hospital (5 mins drive)
•Dental Hospital & old Royal Women's Hospital (10 mins walk)