Room type

Double Studio Apartment

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Twin Studio Apartment

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

One Bedroom Apartment

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Two Bedroom Apartment

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Two Bedroom Apartment with Sofa Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

One Bedroom Apartment with Sofa Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star family-friendly apartment, walk to RMIT University

With a stay at Arrow on Swanston, you'll be centrally located in Carlton, steps from Melbourne City Baths and minutes from RMIT University.

This family-friendly apartment is close to Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex and Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Make yourself at home in one of the 90 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. 32-inch LCD televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Conveniences include desks and microwaves, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a seasonal outdoor pool. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and a hair salon.

Satisfy your appetite at the apartment's restaurant, which serves breakfast and lunch, or grab a snack at a coffee shop/café.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Event facilities at this apartment consist of a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the apartment include a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). In addition to an outdoor pool, Arrow on Swanston provides a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. Event facilities include a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is offered to guests. This family-friendly apartment also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Arrow on Swanston is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 90 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Hair salon 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 AUD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 AUD per day )


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Kitchenette 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Digital TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Stovetop 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10 AM.

Cafe Crema - This café specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 14.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 14.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 15.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Deposit: AUD 50 per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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