27 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Melbourne's CBD - Updated 2023

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Everybody knows Melbourne, right? Apparently it’s the second most populous city in Australia and the capital of the state of Victoria. It’s located on the southeastern side of the country, by the coast, like all big cities of Australia. Usually, when people visit Melbourne they want to be in the centre of everything. And what would be a better centre than the Central Business District of the city? But we’ve all got to agree that accommodations in big cities are often much the same and become pretty boring. Not this time, as there are plenty of unique Airbnbs in Melbourne. Let me introduce you to the list of the most interesting Airbnbs in Melbourne’s CBD in Australia.

1. Luxury apartment with stunning cityscapes (from USD 134)

Your trip to the bustling city of Melbourne deserves a home that lets you admire its beauty from a higher perspective. This luxury apartment is just the perfect place for that. Cityscapes and technicolor skies will be your all-day views from the unit. Aside from breathtaking vistas, you’ll also be spoiled with modern amenities such as unlimited WiFi and smart TV with access to a streaming platform.

Your slumbers will be well-taken care of by the queen-size bed with premium bedding and linen. Follow up a good night’s sleep with a hearty breakfast that you can prepare in the fully equipped kitchen. On days when you wish to skip the cooking, you can check out the nearby chic restaurants and cafes at Elizabeth and Franklin Street.

Luxury Apartment with a View in the CBD
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
210 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of the apartment is stunning
amazing apartment with all amenities needed
the view from the apartment was fantastic
high quality furnishings lovely bathroom and a fantastic view
beautiful modern apartment with wonderful views
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish
very clean and tidy room
the apartment is so amazing clean tidy morden comfortable with clean carpet
the apartment was very clean and stylish
sparkling clean with a comfortable bed
Host:
great host with very quick responses
host is very communicative and helpful
lovely host and very accommodating in check in and out
our host hayley was lovely and provided us with all the information we needed
hayley was a superb host always very quick to respond
Location:
beautiful apartment close to everything
location is great everything you need is close by
great location in heart of cbd
amazing apartment perfect city location
excellent location within walking distance to most of the main tourist attractions
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2. Trendy apartment with thoughtful touches (from USD 120)

This trendy apartment called LOEV is sure to capture your attention. With thoughtful touches in nearly every corner, the unit is a comfy place to wind down. Its floor-to-ceiling windows perfectly frame the gorgeous outdoor vistas. When you’re not savoring the views from the balcony, you can entertain yourself in the living room which comes with a 40-inch smart TV, record player, and a Bluetooth sound system. WiFi is provided to enable all your viewing and browsing needs.

As for the location, this property enjoys a lineup of nearby cafes and eateries. The public transit also traverses the area and has a tram stop right in front of the building. You can arrive at Bourke Street Mall and Federation Square in a matter of five minutes on foot from the unit.

Modern trendy apartment in heart of Melbourne CBD
200 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quiet apartment ideally situated with all the ameneties you need for a great stay
the apartment was everything it said it would be and a comfortable stay
you were terrific to deal with which made our stay so relaxed and comfortable
bed was comfortable and the tv & sound system was great also we enjoyed our stay
thank you so much micky and bri for letting as stay at your apartment
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and tidy
clean and well looked-after
loved our stay the property is super clean and is quite spacious
very nice and clean with everything you need including some nice vintage touches
place was clean with nice touch of interior and melbourne guides
Host:
great host and lovely place
awesome stay - hosts wonderful
we loved the personal little touches arranged by the hosts who were very easy to communicate with
micky was a very accommodating host and ensured i had the best stay possible
cannot recommend this lovely apartment enough thank you for hosting us
Location:
great location - felt like it was close to everything
great location and comfortable space
good spot central in the city
perfection a perfect apartment in a perfect location for a perfect melbourne getaway
we we’re definitely impressed with the central location
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3. Modern apartment in the Chinatown enclave (from USD 111)

Those who are keen to enjoy the Chinatown enclave in the business capital can take refuge in this modern apartment. It is tucked on the eighth floor of a building with elevator access, right in the trendy laneway of Little Bourke Street. You’ll also benefit from public transport as the tram stops at Bourke and Collins Streets are a short walk away from the building’s entrance.

In this unit, you can unwind after a day’s stroll on the outside balcony while admiring the urban setting. Or maybe reclining in the living room to watch TV is more like your speed. The space is comfortable for two guests as the unit has a queen-size bed but a single-size floor mattress and cot are available for an additional guest and a toddler.

Apartment Melbourne CBD Liverpool Street
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
148 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
charming apartment with a great view in a perfect central location
nice and clean with a pretty large sofa and living room plenty of space for 2 people
Cleanliness:
really nice and clean space great location
place was clean and great location
the apartment was clean comfy and cute we really enjoyed our stay
good location very spacious the apartment is clean and tidy
sarah's apartment was perfectly located clean and well equipped
Host:
sarah was an amazing host
sarah is such a great host
highly recommended sarah was also very helpful
sarah is friendly and having a smiling host upon turning up is welcome
overall would recommend sarah was a super friendly host who greeted us upon arrival
Location:
wonderful apartment in a superb location
great place in a great location
great location to enjoy melbourne's many activities
great apartment in a perfect location
great central location close to everything you need when in melbourne
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4. Bright and edgy flat on EQ Tower (from USD 134)

Settled on the 55th floor of the EQ Tower apartment building, this bright and edgy dwelling will spoil you with panoramic views of Melbourne. The precise layout of the space is impeccable, as you can enjoy the city skyline in the living room, modern kitchen, and bedroom. You’re assured access to unlimited WiFi and a streaming platform on the smart TV during your stay. Not only that, but the building’s shared pool, hot tub, and gym are also yours to enjoy.

Moreover, you’re in for a treat should you decide to check what’s in the area. Prepare to be amazed at the live outdoor music and vibrant restaurants in Hardware Lane, which is just a 10-minute walk from the property. Collins Street’s heritage buildings, cafes, and boutique shops are nearby.

EQ Tower Apartment with View of City Skyline
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
202 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and washing machine/dryer was a bonus
amazing apartment with an amazing view
very modern stylish apartment with fantastic view
a nice apartment with an exceptional view of the city
beautiful comfortable apartment with amazing views of the city
Cleanliness:
quiet clean and fancy apartment
very clean and comfortable stay
amazing place so clean and bright
this was a really nice clean place to stay
had a lovely stay the apartment was clean and stylish
Host:
hayley you’re a great host
hayley was an amazing host and made everything a breeze
the host hayley was very friendly and could be contacted easily when needed
hayley is a great host she’s an absolutely amazing and helpful
host was very responsive and we had a great time
Location:
good location and very tidy
it was a great central location and easy walking distance to absolutely everything
really wonderful place in the heart of melbourne cbd close walking distance to everything
great value downtown in the cbd close to everything
the location was good for my needs
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5. Snug studio unit with access to lots of amenities (from USD 104)

Solo travelers or couples looking to catch a major sporting or entertainment event in Marvel Stadium can consider this snug studio unit. It is situated in a secure building opposite the stadium and Southern Cross Station. Additionally, you can take advantage of the free tram network that has stops right outside the complex.

After a tiring city tour, this unit is a comfy place to return to. It has the comforts of a regular studio space such as a lounge area with 32-inch smart TV, a plush queen-size bed, and an equipped kitchen. WiFi is made available to keep you online. What’s more, any booking here comes with free access to the gym, sauna, and pool amenities. There’s also a rock climbing area on-site if you wish to stretch more muscles.

Central Studio in Melb CBD!free tram, >1min skybus
249 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view for the room
can't beat the convenience and the pool and gym is great too
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and the main bed was very comfy
perfectly convenient great communication between host and beautiful clean apartment that is great for value
apartment was clean and just like in photos really good stay
the place is clean and fully equipped with everything you need
clean neat apartment with everything needed for a comfortable city stay
Host:
joe was a great host as well
he was also quick to respond to any questions and was very kind
joseph is a great host and made the stay seamless
host was available to help with any issues or enquiries we had
highly recommended joseph is such an amazing host
Location:
great location to explore sydney
location is perfect
perfect location in the cbd
thank you station city supermarket very close
great location super easy to the airport and all around
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6. Stylish serviced apartment boasting harbor views (from USD 95)

The biggest draw of this stylish serviced apartment is the floor-to-ceiling harbor scenery that it offers. The warm and cozy living space extends to an outdoor balcony so you can take in the breeze while admiring the sunset over the harbor. You’ll look forward to waking up to fabulous views in the bedroom with a queen-size bed. Room darkening shades are appointed for light sleepers and some privacy. Apart from air-conditioning and heating, there is also a flat-screen TV and free WiFi in the unit to help you feel more at home.

The apartment’s location is also a winner. It sits right across the Skybus terminal at Southern Cross Station and is within the free tram zone. You shouldn’t miss the famous Higher Ground cafe, as well as onsite facilities including a pool, sauna, and gym, in the same building.

Admire Harbour Views from a Stylish Apartment
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
561 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stunning view from the apartment
amazing view and stylish apartment
comfy bed and couch and absolutely superb view
the view from the apartment was amazing
great view and super cozy
Cleanliness:
the room was really clean and comfortable
the host keeps the furnishing clean and modern but adds some warm touches
apartment was clean and had everything we needed
the apartment is very clean and tidy
it is very clean and spacious for 2 people
Host:
jackie is a great host
jackie was extremely helpful and assisted us in every way she could
jackie was so helpful and accomodating
jackie herself is very responsive to questions and inquiries and very helpful
i appreciate the thought the host has put in
Location:
great location walking distance to southern cross station with lots of food and stores around the around
the location is as good as it can get to public transportation
great location for airport access and exploring the city
super easy great location for trams and walking
great location - near coles train station and airport transfer
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7. Classic apartment in Collins Street (from USD 113)

Timeless appeal is what this classic apartment in Collins Street brings to the table. It has been expertly remodeled into a modern retreat but the timber floors, tall ceilings, and art nouveau window were all retained. This fine blend of old and new is coupled with modern fittings such as a flat-screen TV, wireless speaker, air-conditioning, and WiFi. Similarly, the fully equipped kitchen received equal attention to detail to enable all your home-cooking pursuits.

From this third-floor unit, a nice view of Collin Street’s lush trees and varied establishments can be enjoyed. But by no means stay indoors as the charming street and beyond is worth exploring. Great shops, buildings, parks, and gardens, not to mention the lovely weather, await you outdoors.

Classic Collins Street Apartment
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
299 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathed in natural light and with comfortable furnishings
modern room to rest your head and the view from that window is amazing
cassandra’s space is absolutely fantastic and has everything you need for a comfortable trip to melbourne
nice comfortable apartment with comfy bed good shower and light-filled living room
also the bed and linens were so comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean neat and trendy apartment
the apartment is beautiful and very clean
the place was super clean and amazing art deco windows
the apartment received wonderful sunshine throughout the day and was very clean and comfortable
the apartment was beautiful and clean
Host:
cass was a friendly flexible and attentive host
cass was very quick to respond and was a great host
amazing place and super friendly hosts
host accomodating and very easy to deal with
cass was friendly communicated well and was helpful with check-in
Location:
the best location central to everything
it’s location is fantastic and close to everything
super central location - right in the middle of the action
wonderful place in a great location
awesome place right in the middle of everything
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8. Spacious apartment in Upper West Side tower (from USD 105)

Experience the vibrant city lifestyle with a stay in this spacious apartment tucked in the Upper West Side tower. The unit provides access to the building’s wide array of amenities. You can lounge in the rooftop garden, have a soothing dip in the heated lap pool, enjoy alfresco cooking in the garden with barbeque facilities, and break a sweat in the gym when you stay here. While in your private unit, you’re guaranteed to enjoy the comforts of a living area with bay views on one side and a bedroom with a queen-size bed. Smart TV and WiFi are just some of your options for indoor entertainment.

Located in the heart of the business district, this rental is only a short walk to Southern Cross Train Station so you can expect to be well-connected to the city’s hotspots.

Amazing CBD apt w/city&bay views,Netflix,Pool&Gym
150 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
especially loved the lion cushions and soft toy in the bed room
) also enjoyed the pool gym and sauna and of course the view from the 42nd floor
the apartment was very comfortable and has a nice space to work
place was perfect size warm pool and gym on level 5 were great
Cleanliness:
was super clean easy to get to
super clean friendly it is great place
liv’s place is clean organised and well decorated
place was clean and had everything i needed
very beautiful clean small apartment in a beautiful location
Host:
live was a great host
liv is a nice host to answer your any question
liv is a kind host and was readily contactable and helpful
liv is extremely helpful
liv is also very helpful
Location:
great location within walking distance from southern across station
great place located very close to public transport
great location would book again
great unit in a great location
good location not far from southern cross
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9. Indoor Heaven and Forest (from USD 161)

The name says it all. You want to sleep in the forest, but you don’t want all the bugs and nasty things to walk on you while sleeping. Don’t worry. This forest is completely safe, clean and will give you a chance to sleep in your own little piece of heaven. There are trees, grass, a little wooden swing… and TV! This cool Melbourne Airbnb is a modern way to meet with nature. And imagine that it was all hand-crafted by four people who wanted to give some more joy and smiles to people coming to Melbourne CBD. There’s one king size bed in the room, and a WiFi. You’ll have your own apartment with a bathroom and fully equipped kitchen.

Forest & Heaven Themed Apartment in Melbourne CBD
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
576 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed felt like a cloud and the egg chair was so comfortable
an amazing stay at a magical apartment
everything really comfortable and amenities great
the photos do this apartment every bit of justice
great setup within the room nice for nature lovers
Cleanliness:
very clean and well designed
the apartment was so spacious and clean and when i say clean i mean immaculate
very clean and a great place to escape and relax
the apartment was incredibly creative clean comfortable and romantic
thanks for the wonderful hospitality it was clean and magical just like the pictures described
Host:
the hosts were amazing too
thank you to the hosts for this experience
amazing space and friendly hosts
amazing stay the hosts were extremely helpful
amazing place to stay and great hosts
Location:
unique apartment in an awesome location
amazing location and such a unique apartment
brilliant location and really unique decor
awesome place and great location
awesome location maybe a 5 minute walk from flinders st
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10. Stylish holiday home near everything (from USD 119)

Are you in the look for a comfortable apartment in Melbourne’s Central Business District? If so, you’ll surely love this stylish haven that is located right next to Melbourne Central Shopping Center. It’s especially great if you’re interested in the top shopping tours in the area. This one-bedroom apartment can accommodate up to three people, ideal for a solo traveler, a couple, or a small family. The guests will surely love the eclectic design of the place, where you’ll find a collection of clocks on one wall, a guitar on the other, and a collage of posters on the bedroom wall. Its open-plan space is bright thanks to its white wall and floor-to-ceiling window. In the same space, you’ll find the seating area, dining, and kitchenette for those keen on preparing your meals indoors.

Designer Retreat in the Heart of Mebourne
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
510 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities such as ear plugs and iphone chargers are nice touches
inside looks exactly like the photos and it's a great layout for a studio apartment
we spent two nights in charlee’s place it is an super stylish and comfortable apartment
cool quirky interiors not a huge space but comfortable and nicely laid out
as well as extra phone chargers & adapters which were super helpful
Cleanliness:
bright clean and spacious apartment
apartment was sparkling clean with lots of special touches
really stylish clean space with some great thoughtful touches :)
easy to find and place was clean thanks
it’s generally clean and bright which was really lovely
Host:
great host very quick response and quite thoughtful
charlee and eugenie were very responsive to my questions
charlee was very accommodating to our requests and responsive when our plans changed unexpectedly
charlee was a great host with uncomplicated instructions
charlee has quite the decorating skills great host and quickly responds to requests
Location:
location is perfect
an awesome location too
and the location is perfect
really convenient location and looks amazing
this is a bright apartment right on top of melbourne central
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11. Radiant one-bedroom apartment for couples right beside Southern Cross station (from USD 56)

When in Melbourne, stay in a bustling part of town and close to the city’s transportation hub and experience the vibrant city at its best. The charming property is just close by to the supermarket, several shops, and some of the best cafes in the area. There is also a gym, indoor pool, food court and sauna in the building for guests to take full advantage of. The kitchen space is big enough for those who wish to meal prep on the fine granite countertops. Bathroom and kitchen essentials are also present within the home complete with Wifi access and a soft queen-size bed for two. Get the best deal at Airbnb and stay at a wonderful homestay with warm Melbourne hospitality intact.

Radiant one-bedroom apartment for couples right beside Southern Cross station

Price: from 48 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Modern Apartment Melbourne CBD
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
381 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
toilet amenities could have been better but overall lovely experience
the apartment was located close to the city and had good views amenities were good
the apartment itself was clean and had all the amenities you need
khee’s melbourne apartment was perfect for our visit from the states
i enjoyed my stay in the modern well-appointed apartment
Cleanliness:
clean and nice place to stay in
very clean and nice place to stay at
khee’s place is nice and clean much better than what i had expected
the apartment was clean and posh with a really comfortable bed
location and communication was fantastic but needs walls in common areas cleaned
Host:
khee and roy are really a nice host quick response and give us the detail info
attempted to contact host to inform him but received no replies responsiveness can be improved
khee is a great host and check-in / communication was easy
Location:
great location for the value
the location is really good
close to southern cross station and the free trams
the location is good to access to cbd
very well located easy walk from southern cross station skybus terminal and marvel stadium
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12. Flinders Line - studio apartment

Flanders Lane is a vibrant street in the center of the Central Business District. Located on that interesting street, the studio can fit up to 3 people and it’s kept in stylish but also very comfortable decor. The studio is located on the 3rd floor of Flanders House which was built in the 1930s. There’s one bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, and you’ll also find a sofa bed in the living room. The studio also has a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher.

Flinders Lane - superior studio apartment
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
156 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the two ceiling fans and high ceilings were enough to keep the place cool without a/c
the kitchen and bathroom are quite new and the washing machine was incredibly useful
beautiful wood floors and very comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean & tidy
quiet and clean too
everything was very clean and well set up
it was very clean and everything needed was there
well presented and clean and joy communicates very well
Host:
joy was informative and helpful
joy is a great host and super helpful
joy was very accomodating and helpful
joy was very responsive and helpful
the studio apartment is small but cozy and joy is a great host
Location:
a perfect location for a stay in central melbourne
really fantastic location couldn't think of a better location in melbourne
the location is fabulous and secure
nice apartment in great location
great place in a great location
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13. Central CBD Studio Apartment (from USD 66)

The last accommodation on my list is a cozy studio apartment that offers incredible views of the CBD. It’s a spacious 4-person apartment located in the building opposite of Flinders Street Station and St. Paul’s Cathedral. It has one bedroom and two beds - 1 queen bed and 1 sofa bed. There is a private bathroom with a shower, as well as a well equipped kitchen, TV and WiFi.

Central CBD Studio Apartment
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
214 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a nice space to wait for laundry to complete or to do the ironing
the apartment was as shown in the pictures and alice was easy to work with
my husband and i enjoyed our stay in alice's apt so well
we really enjoyed our stay and the queen bed is extremely comfortable
it's a nice apartment near to many amenities
Cleanliness:
comfortable and clean double bed
clean and wellmaintained apartment
the apartment was clean and comfortable
a wonderful place clean and convenient
room was extremely clean and everything was well-stocked from paper towels to cutlery and plates
Host:
alice & hils were great hosts
wonderful appartment and courteous hosts
alice was a friendly host
alice and hils were great hosts very accommodating of our schedule
she was helpful when we had questions about the city or the accommodation
Location:
loved the location everything is walking distance or a quick tram ride away
the perfect location for a melbourne city stay walking distance from everything
the location was perfect
we loved the location of the place
great location close to flinders station and tram
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14. New Luxury Apartment (from USD 151)

Going for a vacation to Melbourne with a group of friends and you want to have quick and easy access to the city? Look no further. This new Airbnb in Melbourne central is a perfect choice. Located in the heart of the CBD, very close to the Yarra River, the apartment has 2 bedrooms with four 2 single beds, one double bed, and one sofa bed. There’s a bathroom with shower and all toiletries you may need.

Spacious CBD Apartment Right in the Heart of Melbourne
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
228 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the huge balcony and kitchen
internet was high speed and the beds were amazingly comfortable
the apartment is very neat with all essential amenities
the house is done very tastefully and holds all possible amenities for the stay to be comfortable
the outdoor space really helps brighten the overall apartment
Cleanliness:
the apartments as clean and modern
the apartment was clean and modern
the place was very clean and comfortable and spacious
the place was clean
the apt was very convenient clean and cosy
Host:
stephanie was also a great host
steph was a great host
steph was a great host
steph was a great super host
stephanie was a lovely host and really quick with communications
Location:
the location is brilliant
the location was amazing
fantastic location in the heart of melbourne
amazing location and great place
it was also located at a great location close to everything
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15. Degraves Warehouse Conversion

Located in the best laneway of Melbourne, this warehouse conversion has a modern, partly wooden interior that creates a very cozy atmosphere inside. It’s also very spacious thanks to the feeling that the tall ceilings make. The area is surrounded by pubs and shops, and there’s a train station just a minute walk away. There are two bedrooms in the apartment, with two single beds and one double. You’ll get access to a private bathroom, as well as to the kitchen equipped with tea and coffee to your use.

Degraves Warehouse Conversion-Light Above Laneways
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
105 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed & couch
the apartment comfortably fit four adults and was well equipped with almost everything we needed for our stay
my husband is a chef and found the kitchen had everything he needed to cook some great meals
excellent apartment in the perfect position to enjoy melbourne
this apartment is in one of the most vibrant laneways in melbourne
Cleanliness:
all was spotlessly clean and the linens and towels generously supplied
apartment - the place is very clean & comfortable
it is very clean and comfortable
great communication from hosts and the place was clean
the apartment was clean & had quality linen
Host:
hosts are very responsible and helpful
we found the host very accommodating flexible and easy to contact
the hosts were great - very good communication
luke and tam were super responsive and were there for any questions i had or recommendations
great host great place great trip would definitely recommend
Location:
the location is amazing
the location is perfect
what a fantastic handy location to central melbourne
perfect location and a great apartment
great location close walk to everywhere and great cafes right below
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16. A homey studio with a swimming pool (from USD 37)

Nestled in the CBD, this studio will make you feel like home. Offering one bedroom and one bathroom, the studio is perfect for solo travelers or couples. Other facilities to be enjoyed here include a kitchen and wireless internet access. As for the shared facilities, you are welcome to use the swimming pool and enjoy the gym.

Eco-friendly Studio*Private bathroom*Wifi*Pool*Gym
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
144 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was almost too small for 2 people to move around in comfortably
was clean & tidy with all amenities i needed to be comfortable
a very good value for a one bed room apartment
the carpet needs a good vacuum and the bed could be firmer
the bathroom is nice
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and well kept
clean easy to get in and out of building
the place is also very clean
the apartment was clean secure and in a great location
great communication and response times great location excellent cleanliness
Host:
wendy was an amazing host
wendy was a great host
wendy is a great host too
wendy was a great host- friendly and accommodating
wendy is an amazing host and the place itself was perfect
Location:
amazing location very close to melbourne central
great location and cute place
good spot close to melbourne central and parliament stations
reasonable price for perfect location
central location good value for money
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17. Lovely apartment in the heart of CBD (from USD 124)

Located in Hardware Street, in a former Edwardian warehouse, this Airbnb vacation rental is a beautiful apartment with a one-bedroom and a sofa bed that can accommodate up to four guests. It has a modern design and a minimalist vibe, which you can see in its open-plan living space with lovely light fixtures, rustic furniture, and ornamental plants. You’ll also find there the functional kitchen, seating area with a flat-screen television, and dining set-up. Along with the white interior, it also has floor-to-ceiling windows that add up to the relaxing and bright atmosphere of the space.

Ultimate Melbourne CBD Laneway Living!
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
503 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was amazing- spacious light-filled perfect location
especially i loved the sofa in living room
enjoy this apartment and all it had to offer
Cleanliness:
the apartment was beautifully clean and appointed with everything we needed
beautiful spotless and well-located
opened and huge room clean and beautiful facilities in the cental area in mel
super clean stylish and comfortable space - will be definitely returning
the apartment itself is stylish and clean
Host:
chammy was a very nice host
chammy is a wonderful host too
chammy is a brilliant host
chammy is an excellent host
chammy is the perfect host
Location:
amazing location and beautiful apartment
lovely location we had a great stay and close to cbd
great location and quaint loft apartment
a brilliant place - great location for exploring melbourne as it’s so central and you can walk everywhere
beautiful apartment and great location
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18. Contemporary loft with wide windows (from USD 75)

Indulge in a pleasant stay at this contemporary loft that offers a private guest room for two people. The bathroom is shared with the owner of the loft. You can benefit from the wide windows that bring in not only plenty of natural light in the morning but also let you in on amazing views of Bank Place and beyond. If you like cooking, you can do so in the kitchen that is equipped with stainless steel finishes and a gas stovetop, among others.

“The Loft” Luxury in the Heart of Melbourne
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
103 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Host:
hard to say who’s friendlier kris or beau stayed overnight and loved it
Location:
especially love the lighting and the location is awesome as well very close to tram&train
great location comfortable surroundings and charming host
would definitely recommend this stay great location great place and awesome hospitality
amazing location and kris is one of the nicest and most welcoming people
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19. Modern apartment with a rock climbing area (from USD 104)

Welcome to this modern apartment and have an enjoyable stay throughout. Equipped with a double bed and a bathroom, the apartment is perfect for couples or solo travelers. Pillows, ironing facilities, and shower amenities are included for your convenience. To keep you connected with the rest of the world, the apartment provides a free wireless internet connection. Go to the sixth floor to indulge in rock climbing. Meanwhile, on the second floor, there is an indoor heated swimming pool and a gym.

Central CBD Studio Furnishedopp skybus
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
306 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen pretty greasy and the furniture cheap and tacky
the apartment was lovely with a brilliant view of the city
Cleanliness:
it’s very clean and wonderful
apartment was clean and very nice
clean and modern accommodation exactly as described
cozy place clean and got everything needed
very neat and clean great place to stay in
Host:
host is responsive and helpful
the hosts were very helpful and fast in responding
extremely fast response from the host that is very helpful the host is nice and friendly
quick & easy owners were very simple to deal with
otherwise comms with the host was fast and easy
Location:
fair place to stay close to the southern cross station
great location in melbourne
superb location for exploring melbourne
good location and very safe
location was great near southern cross station free tram zone & can walk to other areas
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20. A one-bedroom apartment with high-quality linen (from USD 82)

Enjoy a comfortable stay at this spacious apartment that comes with a queen bed and crisp linen for up to two people. Situated opposite from Southern Cross Station, the apartment also comes with a living area in which you can enjoy two-seater sofas, a coffee table, a flat-screen TV, a kitchen that is equipped with everything you need to cook a delicious meal, and a bathroom that is equipped with toiletries.

You can enjoy plenty of natural sunlight through the large windows. Moreover, as a guest at this apartment, you will have access to the indoor heated pool and the gym, not to mention the fast wireless internet connection that can be enjoyed for free.

Large CBD 2 Beds 1 Bath Apt near Southern Cross
178 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
small neat apartment with plenty of amenities
very well supplied with all the necessities (shampoo conditioner toilet paper etc
the bed was amazing and it was great having a washer/dryer inside the unit
the heated pool's also a nice bonus
some lovely additional touches such as breakfast museli snacks tissues soap shampoo & conditioner included
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and spacious
the unit is very clean and tidy
great sparklingly clean apartment in melbourne cbd
the apartment is fresh clean and bright
the apartment is very clean
Host:
bill was very helpful and quick to reply
he was a great host replying quickly to any questions whilst on our trip
the host was very friendly and approachable who made our stay very comfortable
bill was very responsive and helped us with any questions
easy check in and helpful host thanks
Location:
great place and location right near southern cross station
great location and eating places close by
perfect location and easy all round
ideal place to stay
the location of the apartment is very central only 3 minutes walk to the free tram
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21. Majorca 401

If you enjoy spending some time surrounded by art and culture, or you’re a shopper who’d like to stay in a nice private apartment, then you should consider Majorca 401. This is a one bedroom apartment with one bed that can fit up to 2 people. There’s an open-plan kitchen and dining area at your disposal, as well as a private bathroom. The apartment is filled with large windows overlooking the area. The building is located in a historic bohemian laneway.

Majorca 401 Superb laneway historic apartment
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Superhost
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

22. Central CBD

Need a place in the centre of everything? This cozy, one bedroom apartment is a perfect option for you then. Located in the centre of the CBD close to restaurants, shops and pubs, the apartment is a perfect base for all travelers. There are two beds that can fit up to 4 people, so it’s good for families or bigger groups. There is a private bathroom and kitchen with dining area. The building has an elevator.

Central CBD, Chic Living on Collins
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
263 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
jenny's apartment has a delightful french ambience
all amenities were provided for and apartment was clean and all equipment functional
the apartment is beautifully decorated and brought back fond memories of our stay in paris
the apartment is tastefully decorated and the space is lovely
very well appointed apartment with lots of homely touches
Cleanliness:
very clean and well presented
nicely decorated clean and comfortable
it is clean stylish and well appointed
clean stylish decor and fantastic position
the room is very clean and well designed
Host:
jenny is a thoughtful host
jenny is a wonderful host and responded quickly to any questions
jenny is a great host and quick to communicate
host was responsive and helpful
jenny is very helpful and quick to respond to any questions
Location:
perfect location walking distance to everywhere
great location and very comfortable
the location is perfect
fantastic apartment in central location
great location right on collins street
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23. Cozy room with complimentary coffee and tea

If you are traveling solo or with only one travel companion, you are more than welcome to spend relaxed days in this cozy room that is located in a bright apartment. There is a private bathroom that is equipped with hand wash, body wash, shampoo, and some other toiletries. During your stay, you can indulge in free-flowing coffee and tea. What is more, you can have access to the balcony and kitchen, among others.

2Skyline beautiful room w Netflix, MELB CBD
Carlton, Victoria, Australia
35 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lovely apartment with netflix tea and coffee and beautiful amenities
netflix with huge tv screen is provided
there is netflix as well with the comfortable couch
spacious modern furnished space & beautifully appointed apartment
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean and very tidy
lovely place clean and tidy
what a treat besides that the whole apartment is clean and tidy as well
the space is very clean vibrant and relaxing
amazing space super comfortable and cozy incredibke clean and tidy
Host:
host is very friendly and helpful
host is amazing too highly recommend
high recommend this place the host friendly response on time
very high value apartment and host is lovely
i couldn’t have been happier with the host’s hospitality
Location:
great location at melbourne city centre
the place was absolutely gorgeous and the location couldn't have been better centrally located in melbourne city
location close to excellent groceries cafes bars & restaurants in the middle of the cbd
what an awesome place in the center of melbourne city
ticks all the boxes - location close to bars and shops beautiful building and stunning interior
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24. Light and airy apartment with a swimming pool

Situated on the 38th floor, this apartment presents sweeping views of the city that you can enjoy from the private balcony. The apartment is equipped with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, making it ideal for four travelers. You can prepare a family breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen. Room-darkening shades and heating are provided for maximum comfort. For building amenities, you can step into the swimming pool for a refreshing dip and work out in the fitness center.

CoSY CleaN whole unit @ excellent location (2B2B)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
173 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has a fantastic view from the balcony and even from bed
amazing city view from the room
firstly we can see the whole nice view of melbourne city in our room and balcony
nice room with a great view and felt very homely
you‘ll have your own bathroom and eric was offering extra fruit and ice cream wich was very nice
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable room
clean room clean bathroom clean kitchen
spakling clean simple yet stylish space
very clean and nice well worth the price
the room is small and clean and the common space is generous
Host:
eric is a wonderful host
eric was a perfect host
eric is a great host and his apartment is perfect
eric was a great host and very helpful
eric was such a sweet host
Location:
amazing location 5min walk to train station and trams
great location just 5 mins walk to southern cross station
great location as well
easy 15 min walk to central shopping area
the location was fantastic and within walking distance to the supermarket train station tram station and so on
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25. Postcard from Degraves St.

The title doesn’t lie. The loft is truly a place from a postcard, kept in New York style and located on the iconic Degraves Street. You’ll find some of Melbourne’s best coffee shops right by your door. The apartment is good for 4 people, it has one bedroom with a king size bed and a double, pull-out sofa bed in the living room. The apartment has a private bathroom and kitchen, so you’ll get everything that a comfortable stay needs.

Postcard from iconic Degraves St
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
215 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
superb location well-stocked amenities and comfortable furnishings
the apartment is comfortable and quiet (amazingly - considering its in the centre of town)
luke was super responsive and even gave us a complimentary wifi top up when asked
very very comfortable king bed in the upstairs bedroom
lots of coffee shops close by and a very comfortable bed in a cool stylish apartment
Cleanliness:
place was clean and had everything i needed
lovely well-furnished apartment very clean central and quiet
it is clean stylish and we got everything we need in the apartment
the loft/apartment is clean and modern with chic and modern decor
the place was very clean with modern amenities
Host:
such a wonderful host and the space is so cosy
fantastic location brilliant melbourne styled apartment and an excellent host to deal with
luke was a fantastic host and the apartment was perfect
easy communication with the owner and effortless check in
luke was a great host as he responded to all messages
Location:
the location is amazing
loved location in cbd right across from square and train station
the location is also perfect
we loved the location of the apartment
great place and location in the heart of melbourne
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26. Art & stunning top floor views

Spending your evening drinking wine and watching Melbourne from the top floor - sounds like a perfect time and opportunity to feel the city. With that offer, you’ll get access to the modern private room with en suite bathroom, with panoramic views of the city of Melbourne and surrounding it the Yarra River. The CBD is located in the heart of Melbourne, and gives you the best way to explore all the cultural and artistic aspects the city can show. Accommodation comes with free WiFi and car parking.

Art & stunning top roof views

27. Popular CBD Cafe Laneway

This time we have on offer a private room, in the house of one of the most interesting streets in Melbourne, full of cafes and restaurants. The room has a private bathroom and you’ll get access to all facilities in the flat. You share it just with the owner, because there’s only one room available for booking. The Flinders St Station is just a 1-minute walk away.

Popular CBD Cafe Laneway

Central Business District

Even though it’s Melbourne’s busiest and one of the most famous parts, there are a lot of interesting accommodations with affordable prices in the ever-popular CBD. Book a stay in one of these best Airbnbs in Melbourne City.

Frequently asked questions about the best Airbnbs in Melbourne's CBD

1. Which are the most luxurious Airbnbs in Melbourne’s CBD?

If you’re looking to spend the night in luxury, then you should definitely check out these properties: i) Majorca 401; ii) Indoor Heaven and Forest; iii) stylish holiday home near everything; iv) lovely home reminiscent to a postcard from Degraves St..

2. Which are the best Airbnbs with an indoor pool in Melbourne’s CBD?

Unwind by the poolside after a long day out in Melbourne’s CBD. This radiant one-bedroom apartment for couples right beside Southern Cross station and this homey studio with a swimming pool both have indoor pools to relax in.

3. Which are the most romantic Airbnbs in Melboune’s CBD?

Have a romantic evening with your significant other in these Airbnbs: i) Indoor Heaven and Forest; ii) radiant one-bedroom apartment for couples right beside Southern Cross station; iii) homey studio with a swimming pool.

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