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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Melbourne apartment in Melbourne CBD, walk to Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Melbourne awaits you at Best Western Riverside Apartments. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like Melbourne Aquarium and Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex. Highlights at this property include a casino, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with digital channels, and all 52 soundproofed apartments feature free WiFi, living rooms, and dining areas. Room service is available and kitchens come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, so in-room dining is easy. Sitting areas, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers are also available.

The café, Rustiq cafe, is open for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy the nightclub and fitness center. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of airport pick-up service.

Within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star Melbourne CBD property, attractions include Eureka Tower and Etihad Stadium.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The apartment offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of limo/town car service and a meeting room. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) is offered to guests. This family-friendly apartment also offers a casino, a nightclub, and a fitness center. Concierge services, a complimentary grocery shopping service, and tour/ticket assistance can be provided. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Best Western Riverside Apartments is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 52 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Casino 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • One meeting room 
  • Nightclub 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Kitchen 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate living room 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Rustiq cafe - This café serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Riverside Deli Cafe - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM


Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 25 per person (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 35 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 40 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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