If you’re planning on visiting Melbourne anytime soon, the neighborhood of Fitzroy is an absolute must-see. But why not take it a notch further and actually stay within the area of Fitzroy? This suburb nestled within Melbourne itself, is a trendy place, bustling with diversity, arts, nightlife, and so much more. There is something for everyone here from quirky shops to street arts, to flavorful restaurants. The atmosphere is truly unique, and that makes Fitzroy a great place to stay for your vacation in Melbourne. Stayz accommodations are Airbnb’s Australian equivalent, so give yourself a change from the usual hotel, and live like the locals during your trip. Check out our recommended list for the top Stayz accommodations in Fitzroy, Australia.
Conveniently located north of the Fitzroy neighborhood, nearby several gardens such as the popular Edinburgh gardens, and just minutes by walk to the tram lines 11 and 86, this stylish home is a little gem. It has been recently renovated to bring you the charm of a Victorian house, with the comfort of modern furniture and appliances. The rooms are filled with natural light and decorated with intention. As an additional treat, your host Vivian offers tours of Melbourne and tips to organize your trips!
Stylish, 2 bedroom Victorian terrace, 1860's old charm & modern renovation!
Located near Brunswick and amidst many activities, this well-equipped modern home features two living spaces, a fully equipped kitchen, a Bluetooth sound system, a working space with an available computer, laundry machines, and even a video projector if you fancy a movie night. This accommodation is especially well-fitted for families with young children as it also features toys, a crib, a changing table, and a high chair. This house also has an outdoors resting area with plants and lots of sunshine.
Spacious Inner City House, Perfect for Families
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Host:very spacious light-filled and well equipped Communication with Marie and Simon was easy and they were very accommodating
The building itself dates back from the 1870s, but the interior is comfy and classy. This house is great for larger groups because it can host up to six people. You will love the convenience of public transport nearby (or a parking spot if you have a car), and of course, the location is right in the heart of Fitzroy. The owner claims this cozy and comfortable home can provide you with “hygge”, don’t know what it means? Book and find out!
George Street in the heart of FitzroyFitzroy, VIC, AU
Top guest reviewsproperty was clean and tidygreat house- very clean and comfortable
Host:the owner nam was great to deal withRead more reviewsgreat house in great location and quiet streeta very comfortable house in a great locationgreat house great location sad we have to leave but will be backprime fitzroy location close to great pub and wine bar/ cafe on napier streetbeautiful quiet house just steps from everything you need
Located between the popular Brunswick Street and the beautiful Carlton Gardens, this spacious modern city home offers a midpoint between modern furniture and older, more traditional spaces. More precisely, this accommodation is located right in the center of Gertrude Street, a hub of culture within Melbourne. This accommodation has a fully equipped kitchen, complete with some cooking staples, and a little plus to give you the homey feel, a fireplace! The 18 impeccable reviews show that this accommodation is a safe bet for your stay in Melbourne.
The Gert - located at Fitzroy
Top guest reviewsThe apartment itself is unique in that it is large spacious and distinctive(nothing was open)we wanted a large place we could be comfortable and enjoy retiring to in the eveningIt is a beautiful very large and comfortable apartmenthighchair and child gates for our daughter NBlater in the year It was spotlessly clean and is extremely comfortable and very tastefully decorated and fitted out with quality furniture
Host:David is a responsive and helpful hostall David was a fantastic host quick to communicate and providing a few groceries which made our Good Friday arrival a bit easieras well as a portacotWe were made to feel so welcome especially with our travel schedulesIt is a really well designed place for visitors with plenty of space for everyone and all the essentialsRead more reviews15 min walk to city centreBrilliant location: easy walking to boutique shops gardens CBD trams and wonderful coffee spotsThe Gert is a great place to stay in an amazing locationThank you for a lovely stay at The Gert Perfect location and welcoming residenceGertrude St has loads of amazing bars cafes shops and music stores Looking forward to my next visit already
This studio has been professionally styled and designed, and it has been featured in several fashion and lifestyle magazines. The interior is a smart mix between cozy and modern: everything has been carefully thought out and it shows. The location is convenient, with the city tram line just right outside the door, and tons of activities and places to eat nearby. The studio has basic amenities with a kitchenette and a bathroom, and also features one interesting find: heated floors!
THE WHITE ROOM Fitzroy
Top guest reviewsThe old leather chair was a highlighta rather rickety armchair Car parking is freeThe bed is blissfully comfortable andThe unique decor is charming and the room oozes soulEverything worked super smoothly & the tram just outside straight into the city
Host:The host was also extremely friendly and great with communicationgorgeous vintage decor and quirky vignettesLynda is super flexible and accommodating Great bed beautiful linens and all the bits and pieces you would needThe studio was very well presented and the quality of everything was exceptionalIt is a lovely relaxing space made even more gorgeous by the autumnal leaves growing on the outside and the cobbled lane main entranceRead more reviewsNear trams cafes shoppingAll your tourist attractions covered in the guest book and perfect the location with a tram stop on Nicholson right outside bars and pubs on the block and the Artists Lane walking distance from yo...Best location super close to Rathdowne St which is my favourite quintessential shopping village in MelbourneIts location just north of the CBD on a tram line would never have been known it was so quiet andpeacefulWhat a treat the white room is A romantic relaxing little hideaway full of beautiful textures
This house, according to the owner’s description has “has been lovingly renovated with an appreciation for style and function”. The decoration is modern and classy, the living spaces are relaxed, and, according to reviews, the beds are extremely comfortable. As with the other homes in this list, it is conveniently located right inside the neighborhood of Fitzroy, and just minutes by walk to public transportation facilities. One thing that does set this home apart from the others on this list, is that it is pet-friendly, which is always a great plus.
Fitzroy Central 413.413 Napier St
Though on the smaller side, this accommodation can sleep up to five people (if given prior notice to the owner) in this stylish, one of a kind loft. Like other homes on this list, this loft is close to many bars, restaurants, shops, public transport, as well as cultural centers such as Melbourne’s Little Italy and Little Vietnam. This small house features all the necessary amenities: laundry machines, coffee maker, miscellaneous kitchen appliances, TV, and even a fireplace! But what really sets this home apart from the ordinary is its unique style and history. With impeccable reviews, this one is also a safe bet!
Warehouse Loft. Classic NYC style.226 Kerr St
This small studio makes for a great, affordable option for people traveling alone or as a couple. It is practical, nicely decorated, comfortable, and very conveniently located, with an abundance of cafés, clubs, bars, and restaurants around. This accommodation boasts 24 perfect reviews, so you know it’s a reliable choice. A great plus is that renting this property will give you access to a sauna, a heated pool, and a gym. Parking is available as well.
The Fitzroy Studio Apartment
Top guest reviewsThe apartment itself is very modern with everything you need to make a very comfortableThe kitchen was well stocked and easy to useprovided a parking permit for usa resident street parking voucherThe apartment is particularly well-suited for a couple with all the amenities you might need and lots of small thoughtful touches thrown in (such as some basic staples in the kitchen as well as ...
Host:Great location great studio apartment and great ownerhopefully I will join her next timeWe had an early flight into Melbourne and she couldn't have been anymore accommodating highly recommendedMy wife will definitely book againa well-equipped kitchen iron wifi and even a hairdryer and myki passes To top it off Lynley is a friendly and gracious host who was very responsive to their additional needsRead more reviewsThe location is excellent walking distance to so many awesome bars & restaurantsthe location is perfect restaurants by the dozen shops and the tram at the end of the street straight into the centre of Melbournejust a few moments from the main streets of the areaPerfect location if you want a taste of life in a hip and funky Melbourne neighbourhood (as opposed to just being a tourist in the city)However this is also a great walking neighbourhood with easy access to public transportation
Experience the lively, bustling neighborhood of Fitzroy
Overall, Fitzroy makes for a lively, bustling neighborhood to enjoy Melbourne. Fitzroy is a cultural hub for foodies with all its unique and trendy restaurants and cafés, nightlife lovers, families (who can enjoy the multitude of parks), artists and art lovers (who will look everywhere for street art), or really anyone who loves to bask in bright and animated areas!
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