4.7 out of 5

"My brother & I had a short stay st The Cullen a few nights back. The room was excellent & the staff were very friendly & helpful. We’d stay again an ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 19 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Prahran awaits you at Art Series - The Cullen. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find popular places like Alfred Hospital and St Kilda Road. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include 2 restaurants, and in-room kitchens and LCD TVs.

All 118 soundproofed rooms feature iPod docks, dining areas and sitting areas. Kitchens come with fridges, microwaves and hobs, making in-room dining convenient, and minibars provide refreshments. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like bathrobes and slippers. 24-hour room service, WiFi and wired Internet are also available.

The restaurant, HuTong Peking Duck, serves Chinese cuisine and is open for dinner. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. 1442 square feet (134 square metres) of event facilities include conference rooms, and other business amenities include a business centre and limo/town car service. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a fitness centre and laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also valet parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

With a stay at this 5-star Prahran hotel, you'll be 2.9 km (1.8 mi) from Royal Botanic Gardens and 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Fitzroy Street.

Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$181 per night

Penthouse (The Cullen)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Penthouse (Suite)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite (The Cullen)

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Deluxe Studio Suite, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Art Series - The Cullen ratings based on 537 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Art Series - The Cullen

Everyone (292) Couples (187) Business (1) Family (55)
5 out of 5
Great place to stay, super comfy bed and amazing art

Posted by on 17 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Jun. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thanks for your feedback. It is great to hear that you loved all different facets of [The Cullen]! Adam's artwork displayed around the hotel is really unique, the ame type of experience we hope everyone has throughout their stay with us. Everyone always comments how much they love our signature Artseries beds. We currently have a winter special on the beds for free shipping with any bed purchase. If you would like further details on how you can buy one, please feel free to email me at bradley.vivian@artserieshotels.com.au Thanks again for your feedback, and we look forward to seeing you again soon

4 out of 5
Excellent customer service and close to some very nice restaurants.

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2019

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18 Jun. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi M, Thanks for your feeback. It is always great to hear that The Cullen crew can provide excellent service. I will defintely pass these comments along. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon. Thank you

4 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Jun. 2019

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14 Jun. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thanks for your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Cullen again soon.

5 out of 5
Very friendly obliging staff members..Ellie a standout Room was very comfortable

Posted by on 9 Jun. 2019

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12 Jun. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thanks for your feedback. I will pass along your great feedback to the team. it always fantastic to hear that the service the Cullen Crew provide, is just as fanastic as the accomodation. We look forward to seeing you again soon

5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 May 2019

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27 May 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. It is great to see you loved your stay. We aslook forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon.

5 out of 5
Staff were friendly and extremely helpful. Rooms were spacious and full of features.

Posted by on 19 May 2019

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21 May 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

HI there, Thank you for your feedback. I am glad that you loved the room and all the features that come along with our great hotel. I will pass along your positive comments to our Cullen Crew. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon.

5 out of 5
Love this place. Aways have. Perfect spot and so comfortable.

Posted by on 13 May 2019

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14 May 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

HI there, Thanks for your feedback. It is great to hear that you love [The Cullen] just as much as we do. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon.

4 out of 5
The frosted glass between the room and bathroom is a bit confronting. As is the cost of parking, which is double other places we have stayed in the vicinity.

Posted by on 10 May 2019

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14 May 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thank you for the feedback. My apologies that the bathroom and parking were not to your preference for your stay. We do endeavour to create a relaxing and enjoyable expereince for all our guests, so i do hope we can provide this for you on your next stay with us.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2019

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27 Apr. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. It is fantastic to hear you loved your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon.

5 out of 5
Spacious rooms and friendly staff. $100 security deposit was returned promptly. Excited to go back.

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2019

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26 Apr. 2019 by Brad Vivian, Front Office Manager

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. I will pass on your positive comemnts to the team We looking forward to seeing you at The Cullen again soon. Thank you

About the Art Series - The Cullen

Location 164 Commercial Rd, Prahran, VIC 3181

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a business centre and a limo/town car service. WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 1442 square feet (134 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A fitness centre, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Art Series - The Cullen. Parking is available for a fee. This 5-star Prahran hotel is smoke free.

  • 118 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 1442 sq ft of conference space
  • 134 sq. m of conference space
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (28.8 km / 17.9 mi)
  • Train station: Flinders Street Station (4.5 km / 2.8 mi)
  • Metro station: Prahran Station (0.4 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Art Series - The Cullen offers 118 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Accommodation at this 5-star hotel has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries. In-room wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and safes. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and in-room massages can be requested.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

HuTong Peking Duck – This restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and only serves dinner.Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Gramercy Bistro – This bistro specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Late-night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking 10 or more rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates). On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Events/parties not allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 12.00 and AUD 35.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: AUD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: AUD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 30.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 40.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40.0 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Art Series Cullen Hotel Prahran
  • Art Series Cullen Hotel
  • Art Series Cullen Prahran
  • Art Series Cullen
  • Art Series - The Cullen Greater Melbourne/Prahran
  • Art Series - The Cullen Hotel Melbourne

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.