4.6 out of 5

A luxury stay in South Yarra awaits you at Art Series - The Olsen. You'll be 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Royal Botanic Gardens and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Melbourne Cricket Ground. Highlights at this boutique aparthotel include 2 restaurants, and in-room kitchenettes and LCD TVs.

Each apartment is soundproofed and features an iPod dock, a living room, and a dining area. A kitchenette comes with a refrigerator, a microwave, and a stovetop, making in-room dining convenient, and the minibar provides refreshments. Nice touches to enhance your stay include a rainfall showerhead and bathrobes, while a pillowtop bed and a pillow menu invite a good night's rest. 24-hour room service, WiFi, and wired Internet are also available.

Property Features

Art Series - The Olsen offers its guests an indoor pool and a health club. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee.

A business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room are available. Event space at this aparthotel measures 40 square feet (4 square meters) and includes conference space. Spa services, a library, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Art Series - The Olsen. A free area shuttle within 5 km is available. For a fee, parking is available.

Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star South Yarra aparthotel.

  • 1 building
  • 222 guestrooms or units
  • 16 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 40 sq ft of conference space
  • 4 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2010
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 9.95 per day ), Wired internet access ( AUD 9.95 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 9.95 )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (33.9 km) 
  • Train station: Flinders Street Station (4.1 km) 
  • Metro station: South Yarra Station (0.5 km) 
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 5 km) 
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge 

Room Amenities

Art Series - The Olsen offers 222 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Accommodations at this 5-star aparthotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

This South Yarra aparthotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and safes. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Dining room
  • Living room
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Espresso maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 11 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 11:30 AM.

Spoonbill Restauarant - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

Steer Bar and Grill - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

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

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include an indoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 70.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A cash deposit or 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).

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 8 and AUD 32 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 (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 32.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 40.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 70.0 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Property Name

  • Art Series Olsen
  • Art Series Olsen Hotel South Yarra
  • Art Series Olsen South Yarra
  • Olsen Art Series
  • Art Series Olsen Apartment South Yarra
  • Art Series Olsen Apartment
  • Art Series Olsen Aparthotel South Yarra
  • Art Series Olsen Aparthotel
  • Art Series The Olsen

You should know

Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the aparthotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.