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4.3 out of 5

"Great place. Ticks many boxes. Disappointing that entry / exit to building out of reception hours requires a call to mobile. There is no way to ring a ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 29 Jan 2023

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Hotel Description

Carlton Lygon Lodge puts you in the heart of Melbourne, within just a 10-minute stroll of Lygon Street and University of Melbourne. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free WiFi, furnished balconies, and plasma TVs.

At the hotel's restaurant, you can grab a bite to eat. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli, and laundry facilities. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 4:00 AM and 1:00 PM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 3.5-star Carlton hotel include Melbourne Museum and Royal Exhibition Building.

Standard Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$164* Per night/room 20 Feb. - 21 Feb.

Twin Suite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Queen Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Lygon Front Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Carlton Lygon Lodge ratings based on 618 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Carlton Lygon Lodge

Everyone (355) Couples (206) Business (5) Students (1) Family (56)
4 out of 5
Great place. Ticks many boxes. Disappointing that entry / exit to building out of reception hours requires a call to mobile. There is no way to ring a door bell if you try to return to venue after hours. Parking is very limited. But staff are friendly family team who are warm. I’ll be back.

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2023

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4 out of 5
Room was clean, bed was comfy, great food options near by.

Posted by on 3 Dec. 2022

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4 out of 5
Room was quite large and super clean. Very happy with value for money. First days service was great, but next days service upon leaving (different people) was average. Gentleman was more interested in being outside smoking than helping guests

Posted by on 27 Nov. 2022

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5 out of 5
Nice staff, walking 16mins to CBD,free parking

Posted by on 8 Nov. 2022

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5 out of 5
Wonderful service, lovely stay.

Posted by on 5 Nov. 2022

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2022

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5 out of 5
Spacious room very comfortable and clean

Posted by on 30 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Staff were amazing & helpfylul & friendly & location location ...cheers

Posted by on 30 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Loved the staff, nothing was too much trouble. Very friendly, we were made to feel so welcome. A great place to stay. will definitely be back. I do not have any negative comments.

Posted by on 29 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Great staff

Posted by on 12 Oct. 2022

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. An airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Carlton Lygon Lodge also features a terrace, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Melbourne hotel is smoke free.

  • 60 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , High-speed internet access

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Train station: Southern Cross Station (2.9 km / 1.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Carlton Lygon Lodge offers 60 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Plasma televisions are featured in guestrooms. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Plasma television
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 4:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Carlton Lygon Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. The property is cleaned and disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning. Guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-out is available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 10.00 for adults and AUD 10.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 22 per person (one-way)

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

Hotel Names

  • Lygon Lodge
  • Lygon Lodge Carlton
  • Lygon Lodge
  • Carlton Lygon Lodge Hotel
  • Carlton Lygon Lodge Carlton
  • Carlton Lygon Lodge Hotel Carlton

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.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*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.