Gay Melbourne • Hotels

Melbourne has an excellent choice of hotels with stylish designs, great facilities and convenient locations for gay travellers.

Our recommended Melbourne hotels for 2018 are sorted by area:

trams before Melbourne skyline at St Kilda

St Kilda

popular tourist destination near downtown, beaches, restaurants & cafés on Acland Street

Melbourne city centre

close to major attractions, Queen Victoria Market and public transportation

South Yarra / Prahran

Melbourne's gay district with trendy shops, bistros, art galleries and boutiques

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St Kilda

A well-known Melbourne suburb, located 6 km southeast of city centre. St Kilda is home to famous the St Kilda Beach, Luna Park, Acland Street, Fitzroy Street and renowned theatres.

Tasteful design.

452 St Kilda Road, Melbourne | map | distance

8.8 Excellent
based on 176 Agoda reviews

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Art Series – The Blackman5 stars

Why this hotel? Tasteful design. Excellent dining. Close to gay scene.

Very cool boutique hotel in St. Kilda, close to Albert Park and the Melbourne CBD, and 10 minutes’ drive to 55 Porter saunaPOOF DOOF club  and the main gay scene in this area.

This 5-star hotel showcases artworks by famous Australian artist Charles Blackman. Suites feature a 42″ LCD TV, fridge, microwave, iPod dock and private balcony. Free WiFi in public areas.

The hotel is home to a state-of-the-art gym and two excellent restaurants, Fleur Depot De Pain and Classico.

features cafe, restaurant, shop, internet access, gym, spa (咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 互联网, 健身房, 温泉) | updated: 28-06-2017

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Great location.

6 Carlisle Street, St Kilda, Melbourne | map | distance

8 Excellent
based on 494 Agoda reviews

Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne4 stars

Why this hotel? Great location. Near St Kilda Beach. Popular choice. Free WiFi.

Located in the heart of lively St Kilda, the Cosmopolitan Hotel Melbourne is just a short walk from the beach and the trendy Acland Street café district.

The hotel offers 86 modern rooms with flat screen TV’s and free WiFi. La Kitchen Café serves a generous breakfast. There is an outdoor patio overlooking Carlisle Street.

With a tram stop right in front, you can easily commute to Luna Park, St Kilda Arts Market and The Esplanade.

features restaurant, shop, free wi-fi (餐厅, 铺子, 免费无线上网) | updated: 29-08-2017

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Walk to Acland Street.

35 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, Melbourne | map | distance

7.7 Very Good
based on 169 Agoda reviews

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Rydges St Kilda4 stars

Why this hotel? Walk to Acland Street. Stylish design. Popular with gay guests. Free WiFi.

Not your typical Melbourne hotel, the Rydges St Kilda is a stylish designer hotel, located just a 5-minute walk from St Kilda Beach and just around the corner of the lively Acland Street.

Rooms feature premium amenities including super-comfy beds, flat screen cable TV, personal safe, tea & coffee makers, a well-stocked minibar and premium bathroom products.

The Deluxe Spa Room has BOSE sound system and deep spa bath. You have free access to a gym, sun deck and free internet in the lobby. There is a bar, café and restaurant onsite.

features bar, cafe, restaurant, swimming pool, gym, free wi-fi (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 游泳池, 健身房, 免费无线上网) | updated: 28-06-2017

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Melbourne city centre

Hotels in Melbourne’s Central Business District are great for sightseeing: St Paul’s Cathedral, Queen Victoria Market, Chinatown are all within easy access. Public transports make it easy to get around.

Value for money.

16 Spencer Street, CBD, Melbourne | map | distance

8 Excellent
based on 1467 Agoda reviews

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Pensione Hotel Melbourne4 stars

Why this hotel? Value for money. Great location. Popular with gay guests. Free WiFi.

The gay-popular Pensione Hotel Melbourne combines classic setting with modern design. Run by 8Hotels, it is one of the city’s best affordable boutique hotels – ideal for budget gay travellers.

The rooms are on the small side but have everything you need. There is a bar, café, restaurant and gym on the premises.

The hotel is located in Melbourne’s central business district, with easy access to the Melbourne Aquarium, Crown Casino and Southern Cross Station.

features bar, cafe, restaurant, shop, free wifi, gym (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 健身房) | updated: 29-08-2017

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Modern apartments.

206 A' Beckett Street, CBD, Melbourne | map | distance

8.2 Excellent
based on 1738 Agoda reviews

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Pegasus Apart-Hotel4 stars

Why this hotel? Modern apartments. Near Queen Victoria Market. Great value. Free WiFi.

Modern serviced apartments in Melbourne with 278 studios & suites, a gym and an indoor heated pool. The rooms feature 40″ LCD TV, fridge, well-equipped kitchenette, large bathroom with walk-in shower and free WiFi.

The hotel’s location is tough to beat – within 10-15 minutes’ walk to ChinaTown, Etihad Stadium, Queen Victoria Market, Southern Cross station, Chinatown and the Greek quarter.

features swimming pool, gym, free wi-fi (游泳池, 健身房, 免费无线上网) | updated: 04-04-2017

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Convenient location.

489 Elizabeth Street, CBD, Melbourne | map | distance

8 Excellent
based on 1119 Agoda reviews

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Jasper Hotel4 stars

Why this hotel? Convenient location. In Melbourne's Market Precinct. Free WiFi.

An ideal choice if you are on foot in Melbourne. Jasper Hotel is located just a few minutes’ walk from the famous Queen Victoria Market, with public transportation at the doorstep.

The rooms are stylishly decorated and equipped with flat screen cable TV, minibar, tea & coffee-making facilities and work desk and free WiFi. Some rooms also have an iPod docking station.

You get free access to the Melbourne City Baths’ fitness centre, sauna and pool facilities. Jasper Kitchen serves modern specialties made with local produce from Queen Victoria Market. The hotel also has an art gallery.

features bar, cafe, restaurant, free wifi, swimming pool, massage, gym (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 游泳池, 按摩, 健身房) | updated: 29-08-2017

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Fabulous bar.

630 Little Collins Street, CBD, Melbourne | map | distance

8.2 Excellent
based on 464 Agoda reviews

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Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne4 stars

Why this hotel? Fabulous bar. Stylish rooms. Easy access to gay scene. Free WiFi.

Set in an art deco building with modern amenities, the Vibe Savoy Hotel is a favourite with gay guests. It offers good-value rooms with cable TV, free WiFi, work desk and minibar.

There is a small gym and a restaurant onsite. Breakfast deserves a special mention. Staff are friendly and helpful.

The hotel is located opposite Southern Cross Railway Station and only a few blocks from the hub of Collins Street, with easy access to the gay scene, Etihad Stadium and the Southbank precinct.

features bar, cafe, restaurant, shop, free wifi, gym (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 健身房) | updated: 28-06-2017

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South Yarra / Prahran

Located to the southeast of CBD, South Yarra is home to upmarket shops, restaurants, art galleries, trendy cafés and nightclubs. The area along Commercial Road is known as Melbourne’s gay village.

Spacious rooms.

7 Yarra Street, South Yarra, Melbourne | map | distance

8.4 Excellent
based on 127 Agoda reviews

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Punthill South Yarra Grand4-5 stars

Why this hotel? Spacious rooms. Excellent views. Near the train station.

A great choice if you’re looking for an apartment-style room in South Yarra. The Punthill is located close to the train station, restaurants, shops and some of the city’s best gay nightlife venues.

Their 1- or 2-bedroom apartments and open-plan studios have balconies with great views of the city and Port Phillip Bay. In-room features include flat screen TV, DVD player, kitchen, dishwasher.

There’s free WiFi in public areas, a gym and a large hot tub for guest use.

features cafe, restaurant, shop, internet access, gym (咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 互联网, 健身房) | updated: 29-08-2017

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Stylish design.

164 Commercial Road, South Yarra / Prahran, Melbourne | map | distance

8.8 Excellent
based on 126 Agoda reviews

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Art Series – The Cullen5 stars

Why this hotel? Stylish design. Near Chapel Street & the gay scene.

This fabulous Art Series hotel, inspired by the works of Australia’s famous contemporary artist Adam Cullen, is located in the Prahran gay district, just steps away from some of Melbourne’s most popular gay bars and clubs.

All 113 rooms are uniquely designed and feature full kitchenettes and world-class amenities. Free WiFi available in public areas. Recreational facilities at The Cullen include a state-of-the-art gym, iPod rental, smart car hire, etc.

features bar, cafe, restaurant, shop, internet access, massage, gym (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子, 互联网, 按摩, 健身房) | updated: 28-06-2017

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Melbourne • hotels in other areas

Convenient location.

8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Melbourne | map | distance

8.8 Excellent
based on 438 Agoda reviews

Crown Promenade Melbourne4-5 stars

Why this hotel? Convenient location. Excellent pool & gym onsite. Free WiFi.

The well-rated Crown Promenade is located in Melbourne’s vibrant Southbank entertainment district. It offers large rooms with views of the city, Yarra River and Port Phillip Bay.

Guest rooms feature a 42″ flat-screen cable TV, minibar, free WiFi. Facilities include a gym, indoor swimming pool, restaurant and bar. Massage service available.

The hotel is directly connected to the Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex, offering a range of restaurants and shops in a trendy, gay-popular environment.

features bar, restaurant, shop, free wi-fi, swimming pool, steam room, massage, sauna, gym, spa (酒吧, 餐厅, 铺子, 游泳池, 蒸汽房, 按摩, 桑拿, 健身房, 温泉, 免费无线上网) | updated: 28-08-2017

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Near the city centre.

corner of Grattan & Drummond St, Carlton, Melbourne | map | distance

7.9 Very Good
based on 72 Agoda reviews

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Best Western PLUS Travel Inn4 stars

Why this hotel? Near the city centre. Great for shopping. Value for money.

A good-value option near Melbourne city centre. Best Western PLUS Travel Inn is a short walk to trendy restaurants & cafés on Lygon Street, and within easy access to the Melbourne Aquarium, Melbourne Museum and the Royal Melbourne Zoo.

Guest rooms are well-appointed, non-smoking and feature a flat screen TV. Free WiFi in public areas. Travel Inn also features a gym, a swimming pool, a bar and a restaurant.

features bar, restaurant, shop, internet access, swimming pool, gym (酒吧, 餐厅, 铺子, 互联网, 游泳池, 健身房) | updated: 28-08-2017

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