Melbourne City self-catering holiday accommodation is located in Australia’s second largest city, which is known as one of the country’s main cultural centres, boasting a huge variety of world class shopping locations, museums, galleries, all alongside some spectacular Victorian architecture.
There are a variety of different areas to explore during your holiday at self-catering accommodation in Melbourne City – for instance the city centre is home to a number of high-profile sights. Here you’ll find the sprawling Queen Victoria Market, with a wealth of stalls offering fresh produce and much more besides. Meanwhile the Docklands area is recently regenerated, and features a host of bars, restaurants and family attractions.
If you’d like to get a taste of the history of the area around holiday apartments in Melbourne City, then Carlton is a part of the city with a range of important museums and old architecture. The Melbourne Museum can be found here, and is the most expansive museum in the entire southern hemisphere, with seven different galleries mostly devoted to natural history. Meanwhile the Royal Exhibition Building dates to the 19th Century is today preserved as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Another interesting place to see during your stay at holiday accommodation in Melbourne City is St Kilda. It is located on the beachfront, and is a popular spot for shoppers. Here you’ll find the St Kilda Esplanade, which hosts a thriving market on Sundays. Also here is the Luna Park, an attraction that is now more than 100 years old and offers a range of amusements and rides. Alternatively there’s Parkville, which is where you can visit Melbourne Zoo, a thoroughly modern attraction housing species from Australia and beyond.
A short drive away are a host of unforgettable experiences awaiting visitors to holiday rentals in Melbourne City – an excellent option sits to the southwest of the city. The Great Ocean Road is both a road and region, taking in some spectacular coastal scenery.
Melbourne City holiday accommodation is set in an area with a temperate climate, resulting in mild weather for much of the year. Between November and March daytime highs usually get up to the mid-20s or higher, while the cooler months bring daily temperatures that tend to the reach the mid tend during the day, with sub-zero temperatures very rare.
Holiday rentals in Melbourne City can be reached from the UK by flying with Qantas from London Heathrow (LHR) to Melbourne Airport, which is located to the northwest of the city.