The Hotel: Playhouse Serviced Apartments
Playhouse Serviced Apartments is only a 2-minute walk from the Yarra River and a 12-minute drive from Fitzroy Gardens. For sport lovers, both the Melbourne Cricket Ground and AAMI Park are a 13-minute drive away.
a Guests staying in one of Playhouse Apartments, modern, self-contained units can prepare a meal in their fully equipped kitchen, which boasts a refrigerator, oven, stove top, and microwave.
Each apartment at Playhouse has a living room with a flat-screen TV. There are luxurious designer bathrooms, washing machines, tumble dryers and ironing boards featured in each.
Two-Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
- Two queen-size beds
- Standard occupancy: Four people
- Maximum occupancy: Four people
The Area: Melbourne, VIC
Dubbed Australia’s fashion capital, Melbourne boasts a strong coffee and café culture and a solid array of boutique fashion stores. Spend the day wandering between the café-lined alleyways, shopping for boutique and vintage clothes, and discovering hidden galleries and rooftop bars. Pack a romantic picnic and spend another day relaxing among the flowers and leafy trees in Botanic Gardens. A stroll along the Yarra River also provides plenty of photo opportunities.
From Richmond, the CBD lies only a short drive away and tempts keen shoppers and foodies alike. Shopping fanatics can keep themselves entertained with a trip to Collins Street, a luxurious strand housing local markets, galleries, boutiques and cafes. Often regarded as Australia’s premier street, Collins Street is the domain of historical Victorian-era architecture, luxury boutiques including Prada, Dior and Cartier and the financial district of Melbourne. Head to the ‘Paris end’ of the street for a look at ancient buildings, all holding onto memories of former days while still staying poised for daily tourists’ photo snaps.