Holiday Inn on Flinders Melbourne boutique elegance
Perfectly located in the financial hub of Melbourne, the Holiday Inn on Flinders Melbourne on Flinders street is a truly friendly and personal boutique-style hotel. In the heart of the Commercial Business District, the hotel is popular with visitors on business while the proximity array of shops, restaurants and activities in a vibrant city make it wonderful for families and couples on a romantic retreat.
The brick and glass seven story Holiday Inn on Flinders Melbourne stands in modern contrast to the European style landmarks surrounding the hotel, a breath of lightness and clean line, embraced by trees on the boulevard. An outdoor pool and stone terraces creates more open space and separation from the business on the block.
With contemporary style furnishings and full glass windows allowing an abundance of light and city views, the guest rooms are a perfect haven of comfort, furnished with soft duvets and plush chairs. High speed internet, an in-room safe, satellite television and a mini-bar are a part of each.
The Sirocco Restaurant & Bar on the main floor offer a hot & cold buffet breakfast and market fresh specialties during the day and evening. The cocktail lounge is the perfect place to meet, relax and enjoy.
Part of the business district, the Holiday Inn on Flinders can host small conferences and workshops with three meeting rooms, three board rooms. A small gym and sauna create relaxation at the end of the day.
Most of the city's sightseeing spots, art and cultural centres are within easy reach of the Holiday Inn on Flinders Melbourne, including Etihad Stadium and the Olympic park Stadium for sports entusiasts. Southern Cross Railway Station is just a two minute walk away and the International Airport can be reached via direct freeway access in an easy 20 minutes. The entire city and surrounding countryside is accessible by the free city circle tram.
For entertainment, the Crown Casino Complex boasts a great selection of live entertainment options, shops, restaurants movie theaters and interactive games like laser skirmishes and bowling along with the largest casino in the Southern Hemisphere.
Considered the ccultural center of the Continent, Melbourne supports the arts with the Flinders Gallery just down the street, featuring works of Australias finest contemporary artists, and the Victorian Art Centre. Federation Square, housing significant cultural exhibitions, lies close to the hotel doors.
The Yarra River flows through the city. The Royal Botanical and Flagstaff Gardens present exotic plants, while the Old Melbourne Observatory invites sights of the heavens and the Melbourne Aquarium educates about life in the nearby sea.
The Queen Victoria Market is an ornate complex of 19th century architecture hosting countless shops and restaurants to satisfy the palate of any taste and urge for gifts to family and friends left behind. The Eureka Sky Deck, with 360 degree views of Melbourne, and the Luna Park amusement rides offer thrills for the adventurous of speed and height.
Chinatown, dating back to the 1850s is the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the Western World. Outside of the city, the Great Ocean Road along the coastline provides magnificent views and the Yarra Valley vineyards offer a variety of tastes inland.
Affordable, convenient and a friend in every city, the Holiday Inn on Flinders Melbourne attracts a pragmatic clientele who wants to enjoy the vibrancy the beautiful city has to offer.