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4.3 out of 5

"Close to everything in Lyon Street and very helpful staff. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 20 Aug 2018

Hotel Description

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

You can enjoy cable TV, coffee/tea makers, and hairdryers, featured in all 60 individually furnished rooms. Microwaves, phones, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This smoke-free hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities and a lift. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Within a 15-minute walk of this 3.5-star Carlton hotel, attractions include RMIT University and Melbourne Museum.

Standard Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$125 per night

Twin Suite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive 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

Lygon Lodge ratings based on 535 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Lygon Lodge

Everyone (323) Couples (176) Business (5) Students (1) Family (31)
4 out of 5
Centrally located in heart of Lygon St with restaurants at your front door. Park nearby and walking tracks. Can walk to city proper or catch the buses that regularly pass the door. Clean, a little aged but comfortable..

Posted by on 13 Mar. 2019

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3 out of 5
Noise from adjoining rooms from the balconies late at nihht

Posted by on 9 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Mar. 2019

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3 out of 5
The room was what you’d expect for the price. Everything worked and we were comfortable, but the hotel had advertised free parking, which was the reason we chose it (knowing parking is either hard to find or super expensive in the area), but when we arrived we were told their car park was full. We ended up using on-street parking but had to be back to the car early to keep from getting a ticket. Aside from that, the experience was fine.

Posted by on 5 Mar. 2019

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3 out of 5
Reception staff for a Saturday night didn't seem to know: a. how to scan a credit card b. whether there was any breakfast available. Otherwise, bed was comfy, great mattress, spacious room and bathroom-shower massive!

Posted by on 5 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
Property very clean and staff very friendly and helpful. Great location.

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
Great location, bed a little hard but otherwise clean and tidy.

Posted by on 24 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
small local hotel, not part of the bland chains. very well located for restaurants on Lygon street

Posted by on 24 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
Location was great, so many restaurants close by. only a short walk to the tram or to the CBD. Kitchen facility was only just ok, but we really only needed it for breakfast. Reception staff were lovely, pleasant and welcoming at all times.

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
We upgraded to one of the suites. Location was excellent. Room was spacious but needed repairs and upgrading. I don’t think there is a better street if you love Italian food. Near to trams and easy access to shops, etc. Staff were either brilliant or useless. I would definitely go again but only to the suites.

Posted by , from Tairua, NZ on 18 Feb. 2019

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Property Features

As a guest of Lygon Lodge, you'll find laundry facilities and a lift. Public spaces have free WiFi. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Carlton hotel is smoke free.

  • 60 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (21.8 km / 13.5 mi)
  • Train station: Flinders Street Station (2 km / 1.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Lygon Lodge offers 60 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Plasma televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This Carlton hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Plasma television
  • Cable channels
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • 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 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hotel Names

  • Lygon Lodge Carlton
  • Lygon Lodge
  • Lygon 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.