Top 36 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Melbourne, Australia - Updated 2022

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As the state capital and most populous city in Victoria, Australia, Melbourne is home to some of the best cafes, bars, and nightlife in Australia. Voted the ‘World’s Most Liveable City’ by the Economist in 2011, it has remained at the top spot since then.

To help you have a fantastic time, here are the top Airbnb vacation rentals​ in Melbourne, Australia.

1. Chic apartment beside Caulfield Park (from USD 121)

Nestled within the affluent suburban neighborhood of Caulfield North, this stylish apartment offers visitors a comfortable and convenient place to stay. It’s right beside Caulfield Park and mere minutes to cafes, restaurants, and Malvern Station, providing quick and easy access to pretty much anything you will need for a relaxing vacation in Melbourne. The home is fully furnished with a 55-inch HDTV with Netflix and Roku, a modern kitchen, central heating and cooling, Wi-Fi, and more to ensure comfort and convenience.

Stylish Park View 2B2B NETFLIX+Carpark+Wifi
Caulfield North, Victoria, Australia
34 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely secure comfortable apartment with a nice view over to the park
spotlessly clean many extras included
the apartment was well maintained secure and clean
very clean and in very good and new condition
it was a good size clean apartment in a modern newly built building
it is a virtually new apartment and is sparkling clean and very quiet
hosts were very responsive and friendly
elizabeth and brett were wonderful hosts
very responsive and accomodating host
amazing locations stylish place lovely hosts
we did however find the owner very helpful in organising our refund due to covid related cancellation
beautiful apartment close to public transport
also the location is very good
we liked to take a walk in the park just across the street
very pleasant quite neighbourhood at night very beautiful part of melbourne
fantastic location lovely host and stylish flat
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2. Richmond architect's own apartment (from USD 94)

Tastefully designed by a local architect, this apartment is part of a seven-unit development recently completed. Inspired by the Japanese space management system, the architect himself designed the timber-clad pod that joins the bathroom, kitchen, and living room into one tastefully linked space.

This two-story loft features large windows that allow guests to enjoy the natural light that flows in through the semi-translucent curtains. Roll about in the upper bedroom where you will be well-hidden from any exterior disturbances.

Richmond is an area filled with Asian grocery shops and local produce. Famous for its vibrant cultural hotspots, there are plenty of cafes within walking distance to enjoy a good cuppa.

Richmond architect's own apartment
Richmond, Victoria, Australia
169 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was comfortable and air conditioner excellent
plenty of good places nearby for coffee and breakfast
the apartment is warm comfortable and light filled
delightfully designed modern apartment with thoughtful amenities
beautifully designed apartment that is very cozy with a lot of natural light (due to the large windows)
the apartment was beautifully presented and very clean and comfortable
the apartment was very clean tidy and well provisioned with an honesty pantry
clean modern apartment with all facilities required for a comfortable stay
great little place in richmond place was spotless everything you need and great value
a lovely little place - was clean felt spacious and had lots of natural light
cameron is responsive to requests and a great host
cam is a great host
cameron was a great host meeting us on site
cameron was an excellent host and very prompt with responding
cameron was everything kind
lovely apartment centrally located close to public transport and easy walk to everything
great place and great location
great place centrally located with everything you need
perfectly suited to a couple looking for an apartment super close to absolutely everything
stylish pad in a great location in richmond
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3. Designer 2 Floor House with Rooftop (from 153 USD)

Decorated with Danish designer mid-century furniture, this newly completed designer retreat stands next to a 110-year-old terrace house.

With an internal courtyard, back garden, and rooftop garden, you are spoiled for choice. Enjoy the teaming sunlight as it shines on the front courtyard, take in breaths of fresh air as you stroll in the back garden, and sunbathe during warm afternoons on the rooftop with a watermelon juice in hand.

Located in an area with quiet surroundings, you can be sure that it will appear like you’ve booked a resort, rather than another Airbnb apartment. So just stay, enjoy, and take in the serenity of Melbourne!

Designer 2 Floor House with Rooftop

Address: Cremorne, VIC, Australia (see map)

Price: from 153 USD

4. R Terrace in vibrant Collingwood (from USD 166)

This Victorian terraced cottage has been given a major overhaul with its new contemporary fixtures and furnishings.

With 2 bedrooms, it sleeps up to 4 people and features a BBQ set just in case you were thinking of grabbing some fresh meats from Queen Victoria Market and grilling them for your dinner.

Otherwise, it’s a short walk from Smith Street, where some of Melbourne’s hottest fine-dining restaurants line the roads.

Victorian Terrace House in vibrant Collingwood
Collingwood, Victoria, Australia
89 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stylish space with all the mod cons we were very comfortable
it was so comfortable and good quality from the crockery to the soft furnishings
it was clean and the kitchen was very functional
a very stylish cute and clean home
the accommodation was well decorated clean and a nice size
very clean and modern and a great location
the house is spotless stylish light airy and very comfortable
james was an amazing host
james was a great host as well
james was a perfect host quick to reply and super friendly
host very helpful and accomodating
james was an excellent host and very flexible and accommodating
great location - walking distance to everything
the location is perfect within a 10 minute walk to smith street
the location was perfect -- very close to some excellent pubs and restaurants
great little house in a fantastic location
loved the location too - collingwood is edgy and interesting with loads of great food options
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5. Awesome city laneway warehouse apartment (from 177 USD)

A stunning designer city apartment with rotating bookshelves, this apartment is excellent not only in its interior but it also wins for its convenient proximity to all the best Melbourne food and cultural sites.

An interesting warehouse conversion recently featured in the LA Times, it is located in the heart of Melbourne city, on Flinders Lane. Amazingly designed, quiet, convenient, and safe, what else could you want?

Let the pictures impress you, and a stay impress even more!

Awesome City Laneway Warehouse Apt

Address: Melbourne, VIC, Australia (see map)

Price: from 177 USD

6. Fitzroy Central warehouse convert (from 180 USD)

White, bright, and simple, this Brunswick apartment leads you directly to the best restaurants, pubs, bars, and cafes in Melbourne.

With its 2 bedrooms, this accommodation is perfect for those looking to have a converted warehouse experience in Melbourne. After all, we all want to try something different, don’t we?

This place is perfect, with a lounging area upstairs you can sip wine in the comfort of your very own Airbnb apartment.

The 2-story townhouse is so beautiful that you may not want to leave!

Fitzroy Central Warehouse Convert

Address: Fitzroy, VIC, Australia (see map)

Price: from 180 USD

7. Awesome South Yarra penthouse studio (from USD 137)

This penthouse studio is located within the South Yarra district of Melbourne, famous for its vibrant streets and cafe-filled lanes, it is perfect for a first-timer exploring Melbourne.

South Yarra is home to some of the best shopping, mainly along Toorak and Chapel Street. About 4 kilometers (2.5 miles) from the city, you would never have to worry about late night drinks in the city because the frequent trams that run from the city to Toorak will get you back to your penthouse in no time.

The accommodation features a private roof terrace where lazing around and basking in the sun is, of course, completely optional but highly recommended. With a private en suite shower room, you can be assured of plenty of privacy.

Enjoy the excellent panoramic views of the city skyline and relax, drink in hand, in your very own penthouse studio.

Awesome South Yarra Penthouse Studio
South Yarra, Victoria, Australia
429 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio in the apartment is great room is comfortable and cozy
the bed is super comfortable the room ample in size
thoughtful touches and a comfortable stay
the room was just the cutest with a lovely comfy bed
and the room itself is clean and comfy
the bed was very big and rather comfortable which is rare it was very clean and tidy
the apartment was very clean with everything you need for a short trip
the space was clean and as described - would recommend
bed is huge and comfortable place was super clean
kevin was very helpful and responsive
kevin who i booked with was very responsive and helpful which was great
great location cute apartment
the the location is great
fantastic location on chapel street
great location right on chapel street close to everything you need
a nice and cute little place
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8. Beautiful apartment showcasing the Melbourne skyline (from USD 107)

The Melbourne skyline greets you in this one-bedroom apartment for four. Decorated with a double bed and queen-sized sofa bed, fully-equipped kitchen with a stove, and open windows that showcase Melbourne’s beautiful skyline. The apartment also has a gym and swimming pool that you can freely use at your leisure.

Located at the heart of Melbourne and within the free tram zone, this property is only a walking distance away from Flagstaff Gardens, Melbourne Central Shopping Center, Chinatown, Queen Victoria Market, and so much more.

Downtown Living: Boutique Chic [email protected] central
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
290 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s a bit smaller than it seems in the photos but comfortable overall
compact but very well thought through room and amenities
the apartment has perfect view and the location is very convinent
we had enough room for two people but i wouldn’t recommend for three
the place is equipped with everything you would need for a comfortable stay
very clean and great communication
place was very clean and tidy
the place was impeccably clean and tidy
nice place clean and comfortable
clean pretty decoration and very cosy
the host was so lovely ensured comfort and convenience
kenneth was very helpful and responsive and supplied the apartment with useful travel advice
kenneth was a super accommodating helpful and responsive host
kenneth was also very helpful with our early arrival
5 stars beautiful apartment amazing host
the location is perfect; very close to trams and train station
great location for fantastic value
great location easy check in
beautiful place in an amazing location
great place and fantastic location
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9. Family sanctuary near Queen Victoria Market

This high-end property is located in the heart of Melbourne near Queen Victoria Market. The spacious family home boasts floor to ceiling windows that offer some of the most spectacular views of the surrounding skyscrapers that make up the city’s skyline. The theme of the home is a harmonious mash-up of Scandinavian meets Japanese. The open-plan home is fully furnished with comfortable bedding and a comfortable couch. Outside you will find your own private balcony where you can spend early mornings watching the sunrise while sipping on a cup of freshly brewed coffee.

Japandi Inspired Family Sanctuary near Queen Victoria Market
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
141 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view from living room
the apartment is at the 34th floor and the views are amazing
comfy couch cosy beds and a great kitchen
it's very helpful for ladies because they have a hair dryer at the bathroom
the city view from the apartment is so pleasant from day and night
very clean and well designed
clean and everything you need is there
convenient clean and extremely comfortable
the place so clean when i get in
apartment was clean spacious and neat
the host is very helpful
the host is very nice to give local advice
ikigai has been a wonderful host
the host was very nice and easy to reach at any time
host is nice and respond quickly
great location close to everything
great location and still peaceful
perfect location to get around
the location was also wonderful
the location is great for anyone looking for a centrally located property
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10. Private room and ensuite, close to the Australian Open (from USD 51)

If you’re visiting Melbourne, particularly for the Australian Open tennis tournament, you’ll want accommodation close to the arena. We’ve found this lovely room in a modern apartment, that has plenty of neat features and is close to the city’s main attractions. There’s free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and Netflix for entertainment, and a washer and dryer for your laundry.

The Hisense, Margaret Court, and Rod Laver Arenas, Federation Square, Royal Botanic Gardens, Flinders Station, and several public transit points are all within a five-minute walking distance from this apartment.

Private Room & Ensuite | Closeby Australian Open
52 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was comfortable clean and the view was beautiful
apartment has a great view and is close to the bars and tourist attractions of melbourne
would recommend clarifying exactly how many people are staying as it's only a small apartment
we had a great stay in this apartment
the house is clean and good looking
the room and private bathroom is very clean as well
despite being small the room and bathroom was made very clean
lovely room and en suite clean modern etc
the room and bathroom are beautiful and clean
rafael was a very friendly host
he was very accommodating and helpful
raffael was very responsive and helpful prior our visit
great host rafael is very careful and helpful
rafael was a very friendly host and would be willing to help with whatever he could
great location in melbourne cbd
great location and nice place
good location and tidy
the room is located close parliament station easy to find it
great location in the best side of the town seconds to walk to the nearest bar and restaurant
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11. Penthouse apartment with panoramic views (from USD 317)

This luxury apartment for the discerning guest welcomes visitors looking for an upmarket space away from home. The penthouse boasts panoramic views of the city and you will get to enjoy the unobstructed view of the Yarra River and Port Phillip Bay. The furniture, style, and design are all modern and chic with a rooftop terrace that features an outdoor seating area and a fully equipped gourmet kitchen that opens up to the lounge area.

Penthouse Apartment with Panoramic Views
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
276 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with spectacular views
great apartment with wonderful views over melbourne
the views are amazing from the living room / kitchen and balcony area
from the furniture decor & the amazing views felt very cosy & comfortable
great apartment with amazing view
the space was very clean
the place was super clean and the living room was spacious
the feel of the apartment is very modern and clean just as the pictures indicate
the property itself was beautiful clean and comfy
the bedrooms and bathrooms were comfortable clean and well equipped
the host was so lovely
highly recommend this apartment and host
host was amazing with quick responses even met us upon arrival and showed us to the penthouse
the host was very accommodating perfect penthouse
owners very helpful and friendly
great location in the city
great location also very quiet
a fantastic apartment in a great location
great space in an amazing location in melbourne's cbd
this is a beautiful apartment in a fantastic location
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12. Stylish apartment with beautiful bay views (from USD 90)

The beautiful views of Port Philip Bay await you in this one-bedroom apartment for two guests. Described as stylish and functional, the home offers stunning city and bay views from its balcony that are sure to help you have a restful stay throughout your vacation. The open-plan kitchen comes with Blanco appliances, refrigerator, stove, oven, and coffee maker for your cooking and dining needs. There is also a cozy sofa and WiFi for your comfort and entertainment.

Located near South Yarra Train Station, this home is only five minutes away from the Melbourne Sports and Entertainment Precinct and is close to many restaurants, shops, and attractions like Prahran Market and Fawkner Park.

Comfort for Two in South Yarra Apt - Parking,WiFi
173 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment and building came with all the amenities you could need and the amazing view is a bonus
the apartment itself has a beautiful view of the city with sunset views
lew's bedsitter apartment has wonderful views to the city and bayside with a good sized balcony
lew's apartment boasts a beautiful view and is well appointed
very comfortable with a lovely view of the city and across to the bay
excellent communication cleanliness and value
the place was clean and tidy
apartment is very clean and as advertised
it’s very clean and is in a luxury building that has access to a pool and gym
nice modern apartment with well set up kitchen super clean definitely recommended
lew was a great host i would recommend staying here highly
hosts were really accommodating and easy and fast communication :)
lew was responsive accommodating and friendly and the apartment is amazing
great location great view nice place service level from host and team could be dialed up a notch
located in a great spot close to the train line
great location right near the station yarra river and botanical gardens
excellent location with nearby transport and plenty of places for shopping/eating
a great place in an amazing location
short walk to shops and entertainment
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13. Forest room in the heart of the central business district (from USD 148)

This place transports guest into a magical forest, with its relaxing green decor and natural furnishings. The swinging chair provides a perfect place to read a book and relax. Guests can also watch the smart TV from the comfortable chair or other cozy living room furniture. The full kitchen offers an espresso machine to start the days with gusto. It also has a mini fridge, a gas oven, and a dishwasher. Preparing meals, and cleaning up afterward are made easy with these tools! The king bed with the pillow top mattress is super comfortable to give guests the best sleep possible. The room darkening shades also help contribute to a good nights sleep. The cloud shaped lamps give vibes of good dreams. The real log chairs at the table in the dining room transport us back into the environment of a magical forest. Many of Melbourne’s most popular sights are within easy walking distance.

Forest & Heaven Themed Apartment in Melbourne CBD
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
567 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
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
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
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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14. Shared room in cozy home for female guests (from USD 24)

Here is a cozy, clean room that is conveniently located, specifically for female guests. For guests looking to get around, a train and tram station are both very close by. Restaurants and cafes abound in the area, and major sights of Melbourne are within easy distance. WiFi is available throughout the property. There is a washer and dryer to keep clothes clean. For those who need to get some work done while they are visiting, there is a laptop friendly workplace. A TV is available for entertainment as well.

Cozy Home Living Girl Shared Room (Free Tram) R
131 reviews  Wifi Available
Shared room in rental unit 2 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice apartment with all the necessary furniture provided
the wifi is fast and the room was comfortable and clean
nice room with quiet roommates
clean and comfortable bed
the bed is very comfortable and clean lounge is clean
looyee seems a very responsible person and keeps the property clean organized and cozy
very clean home which was perfect for me as i love clean surroundings
the room is clean and comfotable
staff here is nice
yee is a very nice host
really nice place and nice host perfect after a rude day :)
she had multiple visitors who were all lovely and friendly
yee had been a great host
i love the central location of this apartment
great location in a great city
very good location and very quiet
location is perfectly in the city
location and price is good
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15. Apartment near Queen Victoria market (from USD 39)

Here is a convenient, comfortable place for a stay in Melbourne. Public transportation is located close to the apartment, making it easy to get around to see all the sites. WiFi is available throughout the whole property. There is a TV for entertainment and relaxation. The washing machine and the dryer make it quick and easy to get your wash done and keep clothes clean! There is even an iron. Air conditioning and heating are in the apartment to keep guests the right temperature, regardless of the season. All essentials such as sheets, linens, soaps, and shampoos are provided.

Apartment near Queen Victoria Market, CBD
 Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

16. Kim's cozy apartment (from USD 39)

Kim’s cozy apartment offers a fantastic location near major sights like the State Library, Chinatown, and many restaurants. It has great amenities like a gym, a sauna, and an indoor BBQ. There are also ping pong tables that can be used! The modern amenities offer an easy stay. The homey feel of the apartment will make it so you don’t want to leave. The king bed is comfortable and cozy, providing for a perfect nights sleep. The hosts are also available to offer advice and answer any questions needed.

Cozy Apartment
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the stay at kimberly’s apartment was really nice
she is really friendly and helpful
can only recommand this kimberly’s cozy apartment:)she made us feel really comfortable
perfect location with access to gym and pool
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17. Cozy room near tram stop for female guests only (from USD 27)

Here is a room with an ideal location and comfortable sleeping arrangement. It is available for females only. The train is just a four-minute walk away, and the tram stop is just outside of the apartment. There are plenty of supermarkets, restaurants, and cafes near by. WiFi is available throughout the entire property. There is a space to work with a comfortable chair if needed. There is also a washing machine to get your laundry done as needed. Guests are able to eat in the dining room and prepare meals in the fully equipped kitchen.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
the girls are both very friendly
great location for a shared space
great inner city location with tram right out front
the apartment is a best place which is located in the city
very quiet place you will have a good rest for a short stay
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18. Lovely room in ideally located apartment in the central business district

Here is a private room that offers a great location. It is comfortable, modern, and full of natural light. The kitchen is shared, but stocked with everything needed to make a tasty meal. The living room and bathroom are also shared with the host. A rooftop terrace is available, to the entire building. It is a great place to take in beautiful views over Melbourne. Trains and trams are just a few minutes away on foot. There are also many restaurants, cafes, and sights in the area. The host is available to offer any recommendations or suggestions. Remember that this place is a home. So the host may have friends visiting, or wash out drying. If this is a problem, a hotel may be a better place to stay.

Lovely room, ideally located CBD apartment.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
185 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed mattress was extra comfortable
quite enjoyed the room loved the use of space in the apartment as it isn't very big
clean and chic ;)
everything was clean orderly and well
lovely clean place sharing with alison
nice person nice clean place
it is super clean and tastefully decorated
she was friendly and gave great directions and information
alison was a great host
alison was a great host
she was lovely and friendly and responded quickly to my queries
excellent and knowledgeable host who goes the extra mile :)
excellent location to everywhere central in melbourne
beautiful spot in central location
perfect location for a quick business trip
location of the apartment is superb right in the middle of cbd
the location of the accommodation was perfect
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19. Comfortable and centrally located room

Here is a fantastic comfortable room, located in a central area. The bed is a comfortable pull out couch. WiFi and cable TV are both available with a stay here. There is heat and air conditioning to keep you the right temperature all year long. For those who need to get some work done while they stay here, there is a laptop friendly workspace. The washer makes it easy to get some laundry done while you stay here. One of the nicest things about a stay here if the breakfast that is provided! All essentials come with a stay here, like towel, linens, soaps, and shampoos.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

20. Modern apartment across airport transfer

Here is a modern apartment with the best amenities. It also has a great location near all the major sights and public transportation. It literally takes a mere minute to walk to shops, supermarkets, and cafes. Chinatown is only about 10 minutes away on foot, too! Essential amenities like sheets, towels, and soaps are provided. And breakfast also comes with a stay here! The queen bed here is comfortable and cozy, offering an excellent nights rest. The living room is shared. The kitchen offers all the essentials for cooking and cleaning. There is WiFi and TV for entertainment and relaxation. The gym area and the pool are available for guests to use. There is a nice rooftop garden that offers a great place to enjoy. Parking on site is available, but you must tell hosts in advance so they can get the necessary permits.

Across Airport Transfer - 1 Bedroom
Private room 2 Beds 3 Guests

21. Comfortable and cost-effective bedroom in Melbourne

This cozy room is not a private bedroom, but instead an enclosed area of the living room. A large curtain separates this space, making it private and a bit cozy. A bright light and wardrobe are both in the space as well. A stay here is provided with breakfast, too. Guest are welcome to use seasonings, dishes, and all other utensils in the kitchen as well. The host is a student, who will meet you at arrival, and offer help with any suggestions, concerns, or questions.

Comfortable and cost-effective Bedroom in Mel
56 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

22. Yarra room with queen bed

Yarra room is located in an apartment that has three bedrooms and plenty of amenities. The living space is shared, along with the kitchen and the bathroom, so this is a great place to stay for those who enjoy getting to know other guests. The Yarra room has lots of natural light and a comfortable queen bed. The sheets, towels, and essentials are all provided to make traveling light easy. The main sights in Melbourne are close by, and hosts are always willing to offer recommendations of where to go and what to see.

Yarra Room, 1 Large Private Room w/ Queen Bed
72 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

23. Degraves St - Melbourne Heart (from USD 108)

A stylish, New York inspired loft, this apartment is furnished with a solid timber dining table and an Instagrammable spiral staircase, all within the two-story loft.

Wake up and take a whiff of the coffee brewing downstairs as the apartment is located in one of Melbourne’s most famous coffee laneways. Near attractions such as Flinders Street Train Station and the Yarra River, it boasts amazing city views just outside the window.

Degraves Street - Melbourne's Heart
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
240 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nicely decorated really comfortable couch and bed
would highly recommend it to guests who do not require a parking lot and free wifi access :)
air conditioner wasn’t very good cooling down the entire place but may just need to be cleaned/serviced well
the room is more than perfect it actually couldn't be better
the studio has its own style bed is super comfy and all aminites are well provided
the whole place is super clean and stylish
very clean and stylish like the photos
it is clean and stylishly decorated
the place was perfectly clean and had everything we needed
very comfortable house well furnished clean and safe
very thoughtful host nice and cozy place
luke was a very accommodating host he made sure everything went smoothly
friendly quick and helpful responses from luke
luke was a great host
luke was a wonderful host very easy to communicate with and very helpful
the location is just amazing
great location and close to everything
superb location
amazing location centrally located and felt very safe
perfect location for exploring melbourne
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24. Deluxe beachside loft apartment

Perfect if you’re looking to have a semi-retreat from the bustling city life, this apartment is in a converted Victorian Mansion with an in-built electric log fire to heat things up.

Located just opposite Catani Gardens and St. Kilda, the freshly renovated apartment is a must-book if relaxation on the beach is on the cards.

St Kilda West, Victoria, Australia
172 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing apartment but doesn’t have air conditioning
place had air conditioning which was great as it was a hot few days whilst we were there
beds were super comfortable
very beautiful apartment amazing localisation near the sea and amenities
although a small apartment our family of 4 was quiet comfortable
excellent and prompt communication and very clean tidy property
very clean and very ezy to get around
the loft was very clean & modern and very very comfortable (especially the master bed )
we enjoyed staying in this wonderful house which was neat and clean
hosts are extremely helpful and very quick with response
good host and always reachable
the hosts were lovely and easy to deal with
the host was amazing and easy to communicate with and made sure we were comfortable
hosts are awesome and it was very nice
the location is amazing
great location for st kilda
amazing location loft style apartment
perfect location for st kilda
very close to st kilda beach and easy distance to the cbd
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25. Private & Spacious 1 Bedroom + Study Bayside Apartment

If you’re looking for a modern and simple but spacious apartment to stay in during your visit to Melbourne, this apartment offers all that and more. Reasonably priced, it sleeps up to 2 guests and even includes complimentary coffee for those early morning wake-up calls.

Close to the St. Kilda attractions but away from the main drag, you can be assured that your stay will be nothing but serene and convenient.

Spacious 1BD+study
Caulfield North, Victoria, Australia
159 reviews
Private room in house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

26. De' Azure in Melbourne CBD

A great option if staying in the CBD is what you are after, this apartment is conveniently located opposite Southern Cross Station and comes with full access to the pool, gym, and sauna.

Accommodating up to 4 people, you will feel comfortable in this self-contained apartment. Lounge around the living room area while you flick through the channels on the 32-inch (81-cm) LCD TV. The best part is that the inner-city location makes it great for exploring the side streets in Melbourne without having to spend excessive amounts of money on transport.

A Modern & Homely CBD Suite with a Pool & Gym
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
272 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

27. Lovely, family-friendly South Yarra house

This light and airy space is the perfect hideaway for a family of eight looking to be close to some of the best restaurants, cafes, and bars in Melbourne. The home is nestled on a quiet street in the city center and features three spacious bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a sitting area. Expect to have a good amount of natural lighting coming into the house and a tranquil outdoor sitting space is also available, where you and your family can enjoy quiet evenings under the stars. The home is tastefully decorated with a very clean and fresh feel to it. Eight guests can be accommodated in this space and there are two bathrooms.

Family Friendly South Yarra House | Cafes | Garage
South Yarra, Victoria, Australia
121 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were excellent and amenities exactly as expected
the beds were beyond comfy (they even provided a nice mattress pad for the sofa bed)
we had 5 guests and we felt comfortable with the amount of space
the kitchen in particular is very well equipped (including a coffee machine and full size dishwasher)
it is a very comfortable townhouse perfect for families and joanne added many nice details and amenities
the house was very clean and the beds were comfortable
very modern clean and comfortable inside
it's clean quite safe and homey
this place sparkling clean and beautifully appointed
her house is well equipped warm and clean - surpassed our expectations
panagiota was a great host
joanne is a great host with very quick response to any questions
joanne was a great host
joanne was a great host
joanne was a great host and we recommend this home
perfect location for our needs
a great location easy walking distance for restaurants and shops
great place in great location
location is great and close to cbd just 15 mins but drive
great location close to amazing restaurants & loads of shops but also close to fantastic parks
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28. Rental with 180-degree views of the city, sea, and river

Similarly to other Melbourne apartments, this studio features modern and stylish design. But, it’s also in an excellent location, boasting fantastic views of Melbourne’s skyline, the Yarra River, and the sea. You’ll love hanging out on the balcony, to take in those amazing views, relaxing in the comfortable living room area, and preparing delicious snacks in its fully-equipped kitchen.

Melbourne’s Central Shopping Center and Central Station are within a one-minute walking distance, Bourke Street Mall and Queen Victoria Market are within an eight-minute walking distance, and Chinatown is within a 12-minute walking distance.

180°Degrees Melbourne City, Yarra river & Sea view
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
158 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fantastic apartment with incredible views
fantastic apartment with unreal views of the city
beautiful apartment with a great view
absolutely stunning views the most glorious way to watch a sunset from the living room
amazing apartment and even better views
very clean nothing to fault
it was immaculately clean and beautiful
apartment was spotless clean
the place is clean and comfortable
quiet clean and the city at your doorstep
quick and helpful responses from hosts
the host who checked us in was really nice
weyou was a great host and the pictures don't this space justice
great views and so well located to everythinghost was very accommodating and would come back again
it’s located across from melbourne central station so super close to everything you need
absolutely fantastic location - close to train trams and shopping
central enough to all attractions
it was central to all the major attractions in melbourne
location is amazing close to everything and public transport
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29. Luxury master bedroom in Melbourne

Enjoy the spaciousness and privacy of this master bedroom suite, while gazing over the Yarra River and Melbourne’s trendy suburbs. For guests that want to stay healthy, the host offers a fitness, running, or swimming daily schedule. The room includes various amenities, such as WiFi and LAN, for all types of internet connectivity, a fully-equipped kitchen and coffee maker, to prepare a wide range of meals and hot drinks, and extra blankets and pillows, for maximum comfort.

The Crown Casino, Chinatown, Victoria Market, St Kilda Beach, and South Yarra River are all within earshot of this accommodation.

Arty Home with City View | Free Soul In Melb
Melbourne , Victoria, Australia
95 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

30. Shared room for girls, near the CBD

Young, female backpackers and travelers, seeking an accommodation that’s clean and safe, should consider this Airbnb. It’s a shared room, so there are possibilities to meet and make new friends, and many neat amenities inside the apartment building. Guests will have access to the pool and sauna, to swim and unwind, a BBQ area, to cook up a storm, and a gym and wall climbing area, to stay fit.

The apartment is across from the Southern Cross Station & Airport Skybus, therefore, access is easy from the airport. Flagstaff Gardens, Docklands Park, the Immigration Museum, Melbourne Aquarium, supermarkets, and stores are all within a 1-kilometer (0.6-mile) range.

CBD girl share room
14 reviews
Shared room 1 Bed 1 Guests

31. Nice and comfy living room in Melbourne's CBD

Solo travelers on a budget are in luck, as we’ve found this affordable room in Melbourne’s business district. It’s on the top floor of an apartment complex, which offers guests wondrous views of the city from the balcony. Some of the available amenities include WiFi access, to stay connected, an elevator, for easy access, and a fridge, to store perishables.

Melbourne’s Docklands, Waterfront City, Sea Life Aquarium, Eureka Skydeck 88, and Flagstaff Gardens are within a 1-kilometer (0.6-mile) distance from the apartment.

Nice and Comfy Living Room in Melbourne CBD
25 reviews
Shared room 2 Beds 2 Guests

32. Entire apartment with WiFi, a pool, and breakfast

This stylish and sunny apartment has two bedrooms and can accommodate up to six guests. It features amazing views of Melbourne’s famous skyline and plenty of amenities for a comfortable stay. Guests will have access to a fully-equipped kitchen, for all their culinary needs, a hot tub to unwind, and an air conditioner and indoor heating, for climate control.

It’s only a five-minute walk to reach Melbourne Central, Carlton Gardens, and QV Center. And it’s approximately a 10-15 minute walk to reach the Queen Victoria Market, Chinatown, restaurants, and a convenience store.

Free wifi/pool/breakfast 2bed2bath apt
74 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 6 Guests

33. Private room in the peaceful heart of Melbourne

Immerse yourself in Melbourne’s business and cultural hub, by booking into this beautiful apartment. The building’s exterior has a timeless art deco style, while the apartment’s interior is modern and minimal. It has numerous amenities, such as an elevator for easy access, a laptop workplace that’s ideal for business travelers, and indoor heating, to stay warm during chilly evenings.

The apartment is near Melbourne’s CBD, with restaurants, coffee shops, Flinders Street Station, Federation Square, Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium, the Yarra River, and Eureka Skydeck 88 all within close walking distance.

Peaceful heart of Melbourne, private bed+bath
93 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

34. Cosy apartment with sky high view of Melbourne's CBD

Live the high life, literally, by spending your Melbourne vacation in a lovely and modern apartment, that overlooks the city. It has an open-plan design and can comfortably accommodate up to four guests. Everyone can stay fit and rejuvenated here, by making use of the indoor swimming pool, sauna, and gym. It comes with free WiFi access and an Ethernet connection, to surf the web, a washer and a dryer, to do the laundry, and room-darkening shades, to keep out harsh light.

Southern Cross Station is just a two-minute walk away and there’s a tram stop outside the apartment, for easy access to Melbourne’s CBD area.

Cosy, 55th sky high view in Melbourne CBD
12 reviews
Serviced apartment 2 Beds 4 Guests

35. Boutique townhouse with courtyard garden

If you’re looking for a modern chic space, then this modernly designed apartment offers exactly that. The home boasts contemporary furniture with subtle pastel hues. You will find that there are minimalistic pieces used throughout the property, however, each piece utilized makes a statement and give this home character. Wooden flooring is used and the open-plan kitchen and living area leads out to a modestly-sized balcony that has a table and chairs where you can enjoy a delicious breakfast. There are three bedrooms and three bathrooms and the boutique home can accommodate a total of six guests. Some of the other amazing features that this home possesses is a laundry room, a study, and a courtyard. You and your family will feel at home in this space as there is everything you will need for a comfortable stay.

Port Melbourne Stunning 3 Bedroom Townhouse
Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
27 reviews
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

36. Lavish new suite, near the Crown Casino and CBD

Experience the very best of Melbourne’s culinary and entertainment scene, by staying in accommodation that’s near all the action. Moreover, you’ll be blown away by the decorative style of the Opus Tower, wherein one finds this private room. Surprisingly, even though this is a premium accommodation, it’s reasonably priced and comes with many amenities. Its balcony has an appealing AstroTurf surface, there’s a large, flat-screen TV with Netflix, for your entertainment needs, and a well-equipped kitchen, with gas stove to unleash your inner chef.

Melbourne’s trendy eateries and entertainment venues are all within a 1-kilometer (0.6-mile) distance. The Crown Casino, Eureka Skydeck 88, Designer Factory Outlets at South Wharf, Hammer Hall, Southgate Melbourne, and Arts Center Melbourne are all just a stone’s throw away.

*NEW* Lavish 1BR Ensuite - Views/Crown/Netflix/CBD
Southbank, Victoria, Australia
66 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very very nice view from the apartment
the wifi was great - also watching netflix in the living room was a treat
the view from the apartment is absolutely brilliant
lovely apartment with a beautiful view and has a good price to live in
nevertheless the toilet within the room (ensuite) is great and convenient
very clean and comfortable place
besides that the room was very clean and the ensuite bathroom is very convenient
room and bathroom were super clean it was quiet and the bed was very comfy
the ensuite (bathroom) was clean and included the basic amenities
but there are some issues we want to mention:the cleanliness could be better
lovely accommodation and lovely hosts
very friendly and helpful host
very friendly and delightful hosts would recommend 10/10 :)
amazing place to stay and host is very quick in responding to any queries
as a guest don’t support hosts like shy and chris
nice place close to everything
the location is fantastic
great location near to flinders street station
great location with beautiful city viewing
walking distance to flinders station and short walk to free tram zone
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Hip, minimalist or chic? Your choice!

And there is our list of the top Airbnb accommodations to stay happy and merry in Melbourne.

With choices that fulfill the hip, minimalistic, or chic side of you, you’re really spoiled for choice when it comes to somewhere truly outstanding to stay in Australia’s Melbourne.

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