4.7 out of 5

"Convenient, well-priced, comfortable and contemporary, with easy car parking facilities and a room that was well set up for a family of four. " More

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Art Series - The Blackman ratings based on 1,012 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 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 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Art Series - The Blackman

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4 out of 5
I was visiting a loved one at the Alfred Hospital. was close by. Also was attending a wedding in the city. Then back to the hospital the next day. Car parking extra and expensive. Enjoyed my stay. Would stay again

Posted by on 26 Nov 2018

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27 Nov 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

5 out of 5
Good location tram ride to cbd. Excellent room service. Very helpful manager

Posted by on 24 Nov 2018

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27 Nov 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for staying with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon!

5 out of 5

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8 Nov 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

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5 out of 5
Very handy to CBD area, tram stop right outside. Very impressed with room we got, good value for money

Posted by , from New Plymouth, NZ on 5 Nov 2018

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7 Nov 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, Max. We hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5

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8 Nov 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

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5 out of 5
Great stay. Quite expensive but worth it. Only downside was the guy at the restaurant who answered my room service call could have been a little more friendly. He wasn't rude, just busy I guess.

Posted by , from Victoria on 22 Oct 2018

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27 Oct 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for your feedback Joy. We have passed your comments onto the relevant teams. We hope to see you here again!

5 out of 5
Nice hotel with a good location room was very nicely decorated and in great condition.

Posted by , from Sydney on 16 Oct 2018

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21 Oct 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for your review, Shaun. We hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5
I have been to Melbourne several times over the last few years. Staying at The Blackman has been my best hotel experience yet

Posted by , from Canberra, Australia on 13 Oct 2018

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21 Oct 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Hi Greg, thank you for your amazing review! We hope we see you again the next time you're back in Melbourne.

5 out of 5
Great hotel in a comfortable walking distance major attractions.

Posted by , from Tasmania, Australia on 8 Oct 2018

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8 Oct 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for your review Jason, we hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5
Very nice hotel, lively rooms. Very classy. Nice bar downstairs

Posted by on 28 Sep 2018

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29 Sep 2018 by Yen-Nhi - Guest Relations

Thank you for your review, Flygirl! We hope to see you here again soon.

About the Art Series - The Blackman

Location 452 St.Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café 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. Event space at this hotel measures 3228 square feet (300 square metres) and includes conference centres. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. A fitness centre, a library, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Art Series - The Blackman. The hotel can provide concierge services and wedding services. Parking is available for a fee. For a fee, the property may offer extended parking privileges after check-out. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Melbourne hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 209 guestrooms or units
  • 19 levels
  • 4 conference rooms
  • 3228 sq ft of conference space
  • 300 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 2010
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) (28.3 km / 17.6 mi)
  • Train station: Flinders Street Station (2.8 km / 1.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Art Series - The Blackman offers 209 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Accommodation at this 5-star hotel has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. This Melbourne hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a safe and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Private balcony
  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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

Fluor Depot de Pain – This restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch and lunch.

Classico – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

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