4.2 out of 5

"We had a very pleasant stay. The configuration of the room was unusual, so we moved some furniture around which made the environment more TV friendly. ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 20 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in St Kilda awaits you at Novotel Melbourne St Kilda. Within a short 5-minute stroll, you'll find popular places like Luna Park and Palais Theatre. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free WiFi, free high-speed Internet and LCD TVs.

Digital TV, coffee/tea makers and free newspapers are featured in all 211 rooms. Fridges and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and pillow menus to enhance your stay. Safes, hairdryers and phones are also available.

The restaurant, Grill 3182 Restaurant, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and pool loungers. 5382 square feet (500 square metres) of event facilities include conference centres, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business centre. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star St Kilda hotel include Fitzroy Street and St Kilda Pier.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$131 per night

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Novotel Melbourne St Kilda ratings based on 995 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Novotel Melbourne St Kilda

Everyone (575) Couples (347) Business (5) Family (67)
3 out of 5
Great position, however our room was very noisy overnight, like a truck was idling in the room next door

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2019

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11 Jun. 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback- we really appreciate your comments. We hope you enjoyed your time while in St Kilda and enjoyed the local area. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future.

3 out of 5
Good location. Rooms need updating. Bed comfortable. Rooms next to elevator a bit noisey.

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2019

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11 Jun. 2019 by Jb

Great to hear you enjoyed our location.

4 out of 5
Bed was very comfy and it was close to the venue we were walking to

Posted by on 8 Jun. 2019

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11 Jun. 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback- we really appreciate your comments. We hope you enjoyed your time while in St Kilda and enjoyed the local area. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future.

4 out of 5
Great location for a nice meal at st kilda. Or a concert at the pallais.

Posted by on 26 May 2019

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28 May 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback- great to hear you enjoyed your meal.

4 out of 5
I think the bath tubs should be replaced by only a shower it was difficult to climb over the tub

Posted by on 9 May 2019

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10 May 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback- we really appreciate your comments. We hope you enjoyed your time while in St Kilda.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 6 May 2019

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10 May 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback- we really appreciate your comments. We hope you had an enjoyable stay and we welcome you back in the near future.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 4 May 2019

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5 May 2019 by JB

Thank you for your feedback. We hope you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon.

4 out of 5
The hotel itself is a bit tired, but the location and service is fantastic :)

Posted by on 1 May 2019

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5 May 2019 by JB

Great to hear you enjoyed the hotel location. We hope you enjoyed your stay.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Apr. 2019

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23 Apr. 2019 by JB

We hope you enjoyed your time while in St Kilda.

4 out of 5
bathroom was a bit mouldy and has broken tiles. Living area nice and comfortable and the location was perfect.

Posted by on 5 Apr. 2019

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8 Apr. 2019 by JB

Thank you for your review- we really appreciate your comments and will be looking into the issues raised. We hope you enjoyed your time while in St Kilda.

About the Novotel Melbourne St Kilda

Location 16 The Esplanade, St Kilda, VIC 3182

Property Features

Novotel Melbourne St Kilda offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business centre. Event space at this hotel measures 5382 square feet (500 square metres) and includes conference centres. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the family-friendly Novotel Melbourne St Kilda. A round-trip airport shuttle (available at scheduled times) is available for a fee. Parking is available for a fee. This 4-star St Kilda hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 211 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 5382 sq ft of conference space
  • 500 sq. m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • 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
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (30.9 km / 19.2 mi)
  • Train station: Flinders Street Station (6.4 km / 4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking and RV/bus/truck parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Novotel Melbourne St Kilda offers 211 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. A pillow menu is available. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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

Grill 3182 Restaurant – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 6:30 AM to 7 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered at scheduled times from 6:30 AM to 7 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A cash deposit, credit card or debit 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
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 28 for adults and AUD 28 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 19.00 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 9 (one-way), (from 4 to 16 years old)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 25.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • 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

  • Novotel St Kilda Hotel
  • Novotel St Kilda
  • Novotel Melbourne St Kilda Hotel
  • Accor St Kilda
  • Novotel Melbourne St Kilda Greater
  • St Kilda Novotel

You should know

  • Novotel Melbourne St Kilda offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.