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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star 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 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, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Event facilities at this apartment consist of a conference center, conference space, and a meeting room. 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 a meeting room. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is offered to guests. This Carlton 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.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 90 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • One meeting room 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 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:

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


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: AUD 50 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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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. One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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