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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Aria Apartments for our wedding weekend. The staff were so attentive and made sure we had everything we needed. They were interested in our celebrations and loved seeing our pictures afterwards. Lovely to have staff that care. We were within walking distance to the Crown and Southbank/Southwharf so a very convenient location. The room was clean and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our apartment was fine although we were woken by the workers on the opposite side of the road building another high rise at 7 each day. The hallway outside was being painted and the smell of glue bothered us a bit. Check where you will be located in the building and perhaps avoid the city road side. Good location, friendly... More 

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Thank Margaret P
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a room on the 40th floor fantastic views and great facilities. Excellent nights of sleep. We took Qld weather with us and brought it back home when we left so didn't need all those warm clothes after all but you just never know. Walking distance to everything, close to the Melbourne markets and Casino. Cooked breakfast every morning to... More 

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Thank Jenny T
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms were very clean and nicely decorated! Felt like home away from home! The staff were friendly and helpful! I even got a room upgrade! I loved that I could do my laundry every day since I had my own washer and dryer. The location is a bit outside the Free tram zone but I didnt mind. Convenience store... More 

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Thank Sandy G
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two bedroom apartment on the 30th floor. Spacious and clean with a stunning view of the city. Walking distance to Yarra River and most attractions. 24 hours reception but we had issues to reach out to someone at night (12am) to ask for help/info

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Thank Flora R
Stuarts Point, Australia
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome two bedroom,2 bathroom apartment for a weekend stay.The staff were delightful,so helpful even before we arrived with a couple of phone calls with information as this was our first trip to Melbourne & great on arrival. The location was fantastic,basically walking distance to most things like the South Melbourne Markets,great restaurants & bars,DFO,Casino,all along Southbank,into the CBD,tram is very... More 

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Thank Merl2013
Jo C, Front Office Manager at Aria Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Merl2013, Thank you for taking the time to share the valuable feedback of your stay with Aria. We are delighted to learn that you had a memorable stay with us and you found our staff helpful. It is the biggest recognition for all the efforts we put in when we receive such lovely feedback. We have shared your wonderful... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome 1 bdrm apartment, has everything you could need for a weeks stay. Short walk to casino, tram, good cafes, outlet shopping centre & there is a supermarket about to open on the next block. Only small issue was the road noise could get quite loud, other than that great. Will be where I stay in Melbourne from now on

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Thank Guido P
Jo C, Front Office Manager at Aria Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guido, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Aria. We are delighted to learn that you found our apartments to be awesome and found our convenient Southbank Location something that stood out for you. Thank you again for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back to Aria on your next... More 

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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

at a busy intersection but location brilliant and close to the conference centre. Good transport options to city. Apartment clean and well appointed. great view on the 20th floor but had to have door to balcony shut due to traffic noise. reception staff friendly and helpful. good restaurants either at Casino or on Clarendon street.

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Thank Den T
Jo C, Front Office Manager at Aria Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Den T, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback of your time with us at Aria. We are delighted to hear that you found the apartment clean and well appointed with our staff being friendly and helpful. Thank you again for your review and we hope to welcome you back to Aria on your next visit to melbourne Kind... More 

Lismore, Australia
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15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I absolutely loved my stay here. The hotel lobby is just gorgeous. And the apartment is very, very spacey. I'm not sure why this carries an average of a 4 star review? Because I don't understand why it isn't 6 stars. It's a relatively quick walk / super quick drive to the nearest supermarkets which are just a few streets... More 

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Thank Lauren D
Jo C, Front Office Manager at Aria Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Lauren D, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are delighted that you loved your stay with us and the tea selection stood out for you as part of our Favourite selection from Tea Drop at South Melbourne Markets. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards More 

Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The apartment was very clean and had everything that you needed for a short stay. Close to The Crown and Melbourne Exhibition centre, so good for conference attendance. I was on the 20th floor and the traffic noise was still bad with the front bedroom window open. The main bedroom had no windows so was very stuffy. My main complaint... More 

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Thank redtess
Jo C, Front Office Manager at Aria Hotel Apartments, responded to this review

Dear redtess, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are pleased that you found the apartment clean and you enjoyed the convenient Southbank location handy to the MCEC. It was disappointing to hear about not receiving your service through your stay. This has been forwarded to the Housekeeping team for follow up, as the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Melbourne's Southbank precinct, across the road from Crown Casino and within 3 mins walking distance of Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Aria Hotel Apartments features 1, 2 and 3 bedroom boutique serviced apartments in an excellent location with FREE UNLIMITED WIFI. Choose from 3 ranges of product ; Your Favourite (4.5 star), Your Style (4 star) and Your Comfort (3.5 star) All apartments are fully self-contained and equipped with oven, microwave, gas cook top, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. Added features include 24 hour Front Desk /Reception, Breakfast Vouchers, Room Service. Pool and gym access, car parking available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aria Hotel Apartments

Address: 285 City Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia (Formerly Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank)
Region: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Southbank
Price Range: $144 - $404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Aria Hotel Apartments 4.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank Hotel Melbourne
Plum Serviced Apartments Southbank Melbourne
Hotel Style:
#93 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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“higher floors and with river views are further away from traffic therefor are quieter.”
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