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5 Best Party Houses To Rent For One Night In Melbourne

Cherie
Published May 04, 2018

Fancy something different from the usual itinerary of sightseeing and shopping in the State of Victoria? Why not consider renting a party house together with all your friends instead? We have chosen the top party houses in the trendiest neighbourhoods of Melbourne to ensure you will have a night that you won’t ever forget.

1. Designer Apartment with Soul. WIFI/ porta cot. (from 70 USD)

Hop into Preston where it is nestled in the heart of Thornbury. Just a mere 20 minutes away from the CBD, it’s currently one of the most happening places to be in Melbourne now. One of the highlights of this neighbourhood that you should check out is that it features an array of quality Asian retail and eateries with an edgy vibe that appeals especially to the arty hipsters here.

If you are hoping to be slightly more active while residing here, for the time being, there is even a bike track close by where it will take you into Fitzroy and the CBD area. There’s no doubt that holding a party house here would fit the ambiance perfectly. You can expect to step into a brand new three-story apartment which is fully-furnished for you with the convenience of two supermarkets which is just a 2-minute walk away.

Your guests will be blown away by the designer kitchen which is filled with Miele appliances; ideal for whipping that scrumptious dinner for everyone! To top it off, this designer apartment is also child-friendly to the point where the host Sarah provides supplies for babies and kids upon request such as the porta cot, toddler mattress and toys at a small fee.

Sarah has also taken into consideration sensitive sleepers by ensuring quality pillows and soft sheets in the apartment so that you and your guests will have a good night’s rest after a long night of partying. While it is a wonderful place to throw a house party, one should not forget that this luxurious apartment is still a home to someone else. There are several rules that need to be followed where guests should be mindful, such as how Sarah doesn’t allow smoking and pets in her apartment and quiet hours begin after 10.00pm onwards.

Preston: Designer Apartment with Soul. WIFI/ porta cot.

Price: from 70 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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2. Stylish Smith St apartment with garden and rooftop (from 95 USD)

A stone’s throw away from the Melbourne Museum, you can look forward to the liveliness of Smith Street filled with art, dining, and entertainment. In addition, this building was just newly renovated on the site of the Coles supermarket in Australia, which also just had a facelift as well.

What this means is that your grocery shopping needs are just a floor below which makes it so easy and convenient if you were to forget any last-minute groceries. If you’re also an avid nature lover, you would also be pleased to know that Fitzroy Gardens is just a stroll away as well. This apartment is perfect for the enjoyable house party whereby it features a shared courtyard garden with two rooftop spaces which has a shared BBQ pit.

It’s a beautiful place to even have fine dining if you’re hoping to just chill out. There are three different gardens that you’ll be able to choose from as well. Out of the three gardens, the European garden is probably the best for big groups where there are big open tables with lighting and fruit trees to spruce up the ambiance. The other two gardens can also be accessed as well where they have plenty of spaces and fruit trees and plants. You can be sure that this apartment has abundant space for your guests if you want to head back indoors to relax.

Best of all, the facilities in the kitchen are brand new! There’s even security designated at the apartment to be able to access the building, so you will not have to worry about safety issues. The host, Michael, has only a few housekeeping rules that guests would need to abide by; one is that smoking is not permitted indoors but it is allowed outside on the balcony. Please take note that showing courtesy to neighboring guests is also essential as well as this is a shared apartment too. If you are intending to make a lot of noise at some unearthly hours into the night, perhaps heading to the nearby bars and clubs at Smith Street might be a better option instead.

Collingwood: Stylish Smith St apartment with garden and rooftop

Price: from 95 USD

Number of Guests: 3

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3. Charming 2 BR Cottage (from 95 USD)

If you are looking for somewhere a little quieter that’s away from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne city, then Ascot Vale might be the perfect choice for you. At the same time, it is still convenient to get to the CBD where it’s only a 10 minutes’ drive away and just a 20 minutes’ drive to the Tullamarine Airport. It is also accessible to nearby restaurants, shops, and public transport as well.

Saunter into this Victorian-style cottage where it can sleep 6 people. Furthermore, the living and dining room features Foxtel (subscription television) and PS2 for guest enjoyment. You need not worry about your guests being bored with these modes of entertainment is readily made available for them. The kitchenware is also well-stocked up for your cooking uses and if you and your guests are feeling peckish, there’s breakfast cereals, tea, and coffee provided for free as well.

This cottage would make a great sleepover party if you’re intending to throw one because of space and the rooms. There are plenty of beds available for guests where the master bedroom comprises of a king-sized bed (or two single beds on request) with a built-in-wardrobes and tables. Similarly, the bedroom features two single beds (or a king-sized bed on request) with the same furniture as the master bedroom.

It is also pretty guest-friendly where the property has a keyless entry to make it easier for groups to arrive and depart anytime. The host, Megan, has just a few house rules for this place where the only main rule would be that smoking is not allowed indoors but smoking on the balcony is perfectly fine. You would have to bring your own ashtrays as it is not provided in the cottage.

Ascot: Charming 2 BR Cottage

Price: from 95 USD

Number of Guests: 6

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4. Port Melbourne holiday house (from 137 USD)

If you fancy somewhere with an aerial view of the sea, Port Melbourne might be the place for you because it is close to the beaches. Inhale the smell of the sea as you open your windows in this three-bedroom house which is just next to the Port Melbourne beach. You won’t have to worry about getting to other places as well.

This holiday house is in of one of the best areas in Port Melbourne where it is within a short walking distance to the Spirit of Tasmania docks and Bay Streets and you can reach these places all under 5 minutes from the accommodation itself. This place makes the perfect party house because there are air-conditioning and heating throughout the entire home and the living room is fully equipped with a surround sound stereo and a flat screen. Your guests can enjoy the comfort of home entertainment without stepping out the house.

To top it off, there is even an outdoor balcony with a timber outdoor setting that includes a high table and two bench chairs alongside with a Weber BBQ. Sounds perfect to have that sausage sizzle party with a gorgeous view of the beach! If you are wondering how are the rooms like, it’s extremely spacious, where there are three separate bedrooms in the house. The master bedroom and the two other rooms each has a queen-sized bed with two built-in robes and block out blinds.

To ensure that your stay is a memorable one and that your guests will have a whale of a time, the host, Katelyn, has even provided a coffee-pod machine, surround system and cookware. Unsure of where to go around? Fret not. Don’t hesitate to contact Katelyn, she is very friendly and approachable and she would be more than happy enough to bring you around to her favorite cafes and spots in Port Melbourne and Melbourne. Points for going the extra mile!

For smokers and pet-lovers, you might be thrilled to hear that this house also allows smoking but only on the balcony and small pets are allowed. Events and parties are also permitted too but if it is a huge gathering of more than ten people then you would need to inquire with the host whether it is allowed because the house is in a residential area.

Port Melbourne holiday house

Price: from 137 USD

Number of Guests: 6

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5. Spacious 3 Bedroom House Near Chadstone Shopping (from 96 USD)

Situated in Malvern East, this spacious three-bedroom house would be the perfect place to hold a party as it’s huge enough to allow many guests to come over. In addition, if you are panicking on where to get those last-minute party supplies the Chadstone Shopping Mall is just next door and it’s also a 10-minutes away from the main Chadstone Bus Interchange where it’s accessible to shops, dining, and transport.

The best thing about having a party house here is that the entire house would be yours for the entire night; this means you would not have to worry whether you would be bothering your hosts or other guests who might be living in this house as well. It is like as if you are owning your own private property! If you are wondering what this house offers apart from the three bedrooms, you can’t get any better than this. There is a kitchen that is fully-stocked, a shower and bath, and even a washing machine and dryer provided as well for your usage.

You can now do your laundry with ease without having to worry whether that stain from the soda your friend spilled on you at your party can be removed. The host, Geldolf, has just a few simple housekeeping rules for guests who enter the property need to be aware of. While you are allowed to bring pets, shoes, however, are not allowed inside the house.

Pets need to be kept indoors and the food is not permitted in bedrooms. However, you can treat this house any way you like so long as after 11:00 pm its quiet hours. There are no service lifts within the property and there are only stairs in the house. But what better way to burn off those calories from all the food last night by taking the stairs?

Malvern East: Spacious 3 Bedroom House Near Chadstone Shopping

Price: from 96 USD

Number of Guests: 7

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The most liveable city

Voted the world’s most liveable city annually, Melbourne is one of the places that comes to the minds of travellers whenever they visit Australia. Did you know that Melbourne has the highest number of restaurants and cafes per number of people than any other city in the world? You will never get bored of going around Melbourne when there’s so much to eat, drink and play. You have the best of both worlds all in one state where there’s so much to see and do especially in the city where it’s bustling with activity in the day and night. At the same time, you can also look forward to a getaway out of the city nearby where the outskirts of Melbourne city offer so many scenic places such as national parks and mountains.

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Born and bred in Singapore, I'm currently studying in Australia doing an undergraduate degree in Journalism. I love travelling and indulging in good food (which explains why I am such a glutton)....Read more

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