One of the four major Grand Slam tennis tournaments is held in Melbourne and named the Australian Open. Thousands upon thousands flock each year to attend this tournament and is very popular with the locals but also attended by many visitors from overseas.
Here we share with you our top 10 places to stay that are within walking distance to the Australian Open or a few minutes by cab. Even though it’s in the middle of our summer and can be a nice sunny day Melbourne is also renowned for it’s erratic weather, some say it is known to have all 4 seasons in the one day.
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Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens
This is in the heart of the city and only a short stroll required
The Langham Melbourne
This is another luxurious hotel located on the Yarra River and is one of the loveliest walk which takes along it river bank directly to the Open.
On a nice sunny day only a ten minute walk, on a rainy day probably a bit quicker because you’ll be running.
Georgian Court B&B Guest House
This one is located close to the Quest Jolimont and also a short walk.
A luxurious hotel and very close to the open
This hotel is probably one of the closest and only an easy walk required
Mantra on Jolimont
This is another beautiful hotel and only a hop skip and a jump to the Open
Another one located beside the Yarra River.
Punthill Apartment Hotel
This is a warehouse style hotel which is a stones throw to the Open.
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne
Also located in the heart of the CBD and around a 10 to 15 minute walk to the Open.