How do you get the best experience out of a visit to Melbourne, perennially rated as the most liveable city in the world? The simple answer would be: “Don’t put its tourist attractions as the priority.” This is not to dismiss the attractions - on the contrary, many of them are spectacular and memorable - but Melbourne’s inimitable charm lies away from those sightseeing spots. You can find it in the hidden laneways in the city centre that are filled with atmosphere cafes and eclectic shops. You can also find it in the city’s numerous suburbs, many of which exude unique charm and character. All you need is to venture out of the box, and you will be richly rewarded. So why not book an Airbnb vacation rental out of downtown, in a suburban district such as the following options in Caulfield North? You will be pleasantly surprised by how special your vacation can turn out to be.
If your jaws do not drop at the sight of this immaculately decorated home, then nothing else would! You can spend hours just admiring the warm old-school decor, the classy bar, the atmospheric hallway, and the magnificent dining room. But don’t just laze about, there’s a pool for you to swim, a pool table to test your cue skills, and a foosball table to challenge your family or friends with. You can also cook up a storm with the outdoor BBQ grill or in the well-equipped kitchen. With such a stunning accommodation, it may be hard to get the urge to go out and explore, but fortunately, public transport and eateries are easy walking distance.
Room & ensuite in unique house/poolCaulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe house is beautiful and so interesting and the room with ensuite is perfect with an epic bedpool was a welcome treat as the day was warmthe rooms are all of generous proportions just as shown with a very comfy bed and private bathroomthe pool setting is beautifula very comfortable place with very spacious living areas open to all to usethe room is tidy and cleanthe place is very cleanthe house including the ensuite is very clean and tidythe check-in was really easy and the room was super clean and tidyheddie's home is very spacious and the bedroom/ensuite well appointed and very clean
Host:the kind landlord makes me feel at homegreat service and lovely hostlovely place and lovely hostslovely host and amazing housethe hosts were lovely and very helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is really central for different public transportation and the house is wow literallyheddie house near a bus station and very beautiful luxuriousgreat area to walk around close to tramsbeautifully comfortable bed in a great location in caulfieldeasy walk to deli and a few restaurants
Caulfield North is home to the Caulfield Park, a large Victorian garden that features a war memorial, a decorative lake, and playing fields for various sports. It is also pet-friendly if you wish to bring along your pets to the park, which has some designated off-leash areas. There are some good accommodations around the park, such as these spacious guestrooms in a villa with bright open-plan lounge and dining space. There are three bedrooms available, and they can host up to eight guests. A tram service station to the city centre is just a two-minute walk away.
Large light filled homeCaulfield, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsshe was generous with coffee/tea/milk/breakfast spreadsthe rooms where way better then we expected and very comfortable including aircon tv and clean beddingwarm comfortable and roomy house great for families visiting melbournevery clean and cosyclean convenient private and very comfortablethe apartment is clean and comfortableit is very cleanneat tidy clean and quiet
Host:she was a perfect hostnice host although she stayhost is very welcoming & friendlyshe was kind and helpfulshe was also helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location if you're staying in melbournethe location was perfect for usher place was very conveniently located and very good valuegreat location for guests to enjoy melbourneit is in a good location
This charming guestroom for two is decked out in easy-to-the-eye art-deco furniture and has all the necessary amenities like wifi, access to a well-equipped kitchen and a bathroom. Best of all, it is located in a central part of the Caulfield suburb, near the intersection of two main roads. There is a tram stop nearby, two suburb train stations less than 2 km (1.2 miles) away, and eateries within walking distance. For solo or business travellers, it is an ideal rental option with all the convenience that it brings.
Tasteful and spacious Art-Deco delight!Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsmy room had plenty of space and the bed was super comfortablethe apartment was as described and my bed was very comfortablethe place is a comfortable showpiecethey are so comfortable my 80 yr nan & i stayed here and both had the best sleepabsolutely stunning room exactly like the picture and great valuevery clean and cosyeverything was clean and greatclean and easy check insuper clean thanks willroom was clean tidy & neat
Host:williams was a great hostwilliam is a great hostwilliam was a great hostwilliam is a great hostwilliam was a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location and tidy housewilliam's place was ideal for my one night stay visiting family nearbywill recommend anyone looking for affordable accommodation close (30 min on team) to melbourne cityperfect place to stay for my trip to melbournegreat location cute little room & felt like home :)
The world-renowned Monash University has one of its five campuses in Caulfield, housing various important faculties such as Arts, Business and Economics, Nursing and Health Sciences. The campus is located just beside the Caulfield train station. It’s worth a visit to check out its Museum of Art, which has a collection of more than 1,500 works by Australian artists. This clean and spacious apartment beside Caulfield Park is about 1 km (0.6 miles) away from the campus, and the host has provided some basic kitchen provisions, shower equipment, and even public transport cards for your convenience.
Parkside 1BR apartment. WIFI. A/C. Self check in.Caulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewscute little air conditioned apartment perfect for a short staygreat space with heating cooling and kitchenexcellent experience in this apartment small but equipped everythingthe bed is warm and the kitchen is very goodclean and tidyvery clean and as describedit was immaculately clean good towels and linensgreat apartment very clean and quietclean and in good condition
Host:james was a great hostjames was a great and helpful hostjames is a good host answering any questions quicklyhost was very responsive and accommodatingjames was very responsive to our questions and the place was greatRead more reviewsgreat location next to parkgreat location very close to monash unigreat location and well presentedcomfortable accommodation and is located opposite a lovely park and close to transportthe apartment is in a superb location close to public transport and shopping and right on the park
This elegant boutique apartment is located in the adjacent Elsternwick suburb, one of the oldest residential areas in Melbourne. The bedroom is on the mezzanine floor, with a queen-size bed reachable by a staircase. Amenities include a cable TV, WiFi, and a well-equipped kitchen downstairs. The neighbourhood is quiet and serene even though you are only about a three-minute walk away from public transport, cafes, restaurants, and a convenience store. It all adds up to a stress-free, pleasant accommodation to unwind after exploring the delightful city.
Boutique Apartment near City & BeachElsternwick, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is clean and comes complete with all necessary saucepans and cooking utensilsthey set up the sofa bed for us and made sure there was milk in the fridgethe bed is super comfortablesuch a lovely space i enjoyed how comfortable quiet spacious and private the apartment isa gorgeous secluded hidey hole with a fun loft bed and a tropical showervery clean private and quietfeels like a home very clean and comfortablevery nice place clean and beautifully designedvery clean and quiet in a beautiful areaawesome place perfectly clean and fully furnished
Host:great hosts let me drop of my luggage before check in timehost is easy to deal and will go out of his way to help youthoughtful touches from a great hosthad the opportunity to meet and chat with steve who has been great and helpful throughouti must mention that the place the host services and the surrounding area were excellentRead more reviewsglovers station was great for breakfastwonderful location with a quiet settinggreat little place in a great locationclose to train and trams for convenient transport to experience melbourne's attractionsgood neighborhood if you have a car or just 20 mins walk to the railway station
One of the great joys in Melbourne is exploring and enjoying its many distinct and charming suburbs. Fitzroy and Collingwood are where you will find eclectic cafes and stores aplenty, while Footscray is a working-class area with a cool, multicultural vibe. Those staying in Caulfield North should visit nearby St Kilda, a popular beach suburb with abundant nightlife options for beachcombers. All these suburbs can be easily reached via public transport, and this cozy guestroom for two is just a five-minute walk from tram stops and a suburban train station. The place is nonetheless secluded and quiet, with a small patio and backyard for you to enjoy the serenity of the suburb.
Beautiful private ensuite room in Caulfield NorthCaulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast/tea/coffee/snacks provided has to be the best i've encountered on airbnbthe room and bathroom was spotlessly clean toosuper comfy bed and very clean accommodationthe accommodation is very clean and fresh with lovely soft towels and fresh linenvery clean room and provide good breakfastthe bedroom was comfortable & spacious & the bathroom spotless
Host:wonderful hosts who cared about memark our host was very friendly and easy goingmark & julia have a lovely home and were wonderful hostspeaceful comfy and lovely warm hostsvery friendly and welcoming hostsRead more reviewsa great location with helpful and interesting couplethe house is located close to the beautiful caulfield park shopping mall and public transportlocation wise you're just around the corner from malvern train station and glenferrie road which has loads of restaurants/supermarketsvery convenient for transport and nice quiet areathe location was convenient and in a beautiful leafy suburb
While downtown Melbourne is full of wondrous museums, riverside parks and shopping strips, you have to go off the beaten path and explore its hidden laneways to truly appreciate the heart and soul of the city. This is where you will find eclectic shops, hole-in-the-wall eateries and stunning, unique street art. For starters, try these more popular lanes: Hosier Lane, Meyers Place, AC/DC Lane and Tattersalls Lane. After a day of exploration, what better way to relax your tired limbs than soaking in an indoor pool, which this stylish apartment offers access to. You can also cuddle up on its cozy sofa and plush double bed, and be recharged for more laneway trips.
Cosy retreat in a convenient locationCaulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe apartment is comfortable with all the amenities that you requirea lovely modern apartment block (surprising quiet) with fantastic amenities including a poolsharon’s apartment was better than the photoswe had a lovely few nights in this apartmentthe gym and swimming pool were a real treatvery clean and comfortable apartmenta spotlessly clean and new apartment - highly recommendthe whole space was very clean and cozygood and clean environmentclean today place with thoughtful little touches
Host:sharon is a very friendly hostsharon is a wonderful hostsharon is an excellent hostsharon was lovely and accommodatingthe host is absolutely awesomeRead more reviewsthe car park is very good and close to the apartmentit was a fantastic location for what we neededideal location with nearby tram and train stops to citydefinitely a good location for your stay in melbournegood location security and easy safe parking
One of the great things about accommodations in the Melbourne suburbs is that, even if they are based close to the boundaries and away from the suburb’s central eateries and convenience marts, you can just cross over to the adjacent suburb and find similar shops and restaurants within easy reach. Take this snug Caulfield North apartment with a comfy couch and hot shower for instance. While it may be quite a distance away from the suburbs main shopping and dining strip, it is close to the eateries and Woolworth’s mart at the adjacent Malvern suburb. So you can easily enjoy the suburban charms even while based in this no-frills apartment.
Malvern central close 2 everything.Caulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsit was very clean and had good kitchen facilities with tv and internet as wellthis cosy little room in caulfield north was perfect for our needstheresia's place is quite cozy clean and comfortablethe apartment was clean and we recommend it for anyone considering itthe property is nice clean & quite with all basic essentials to live comfortablyclean quiet and close to everythingits very clean safe and close to the city
Host:host was very helpful and friendlythe host was very nice and helpfulhost was quick and helpful in respond to any questions i hadtheresia was really helpful and provided us a vacuum cleaner very quick when requestedan outstanding stay and hostRead more reviewscomfortable place in a good locationgreat location easy to get around fromit's very convenient as well with a train station and a tram nearbyvery easy to get to the city centre and close to st kilda beachthe complex is in a great location walking distance from supermarkets restaurants trains and trams
While most of Melbourne suburbs have a well-connected public transport system, you would preferably need a car to get to major attractions such as the Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island and the Dandenong Ranges, all of which are on the outskirts of the city. This modern and beautifully-decorated apartment has free parking space for your rented car, as well as public transport (trains and trams) at the doorstep. It also has everything you need for a comfortable stay, such as a well-stocked kitchen, unlimited wifi and private courtyard with BBQ grill.
Modern apt next to public transport
Caulfield North was once the home of many huge Victorian mansions on large estates, but most of them were demolished and subdivided in the early 20th century. One of those which survived, the Labassa, is now being owned by the National Trust, and you can take a tour of its lavish interior every third Sunday of the month. This is just one of the unique sights in this suburb, which is well-served by tram and train services. Therefore, you can be conveniently based in accommodations such as this classy one-bedroom apartment, which includes smart TV with Netflix, coffee machine and capsules, and even a courtyard with gas BBQ grill.
Spacious 1BD+studyCaulfield North, Victoria, Australia
Hidden suburban treasures in beguiling city
Melbourne’s delightful suburbs offer accommodations that are peaceful yet convenient, giving you an ideal base to explore the hidden treasures of the beguiling city. From historical mansions to relaxing gardens, there is always something interesting in each suburb, and all it takes is a public transport card and lots of curiosity from the intrepid traveller.
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