WHERE TO STAY
The Cox Plate Carnival is a legendary event, so why not match your raceday experience with a legendary stay when in Melbourne.
Choose from a number of preferred hotels located around Melbourne and its surrounds and make sure you make your trip a memorable one.
THE OLSEN – 637 – 641 Chapel Street, South Yarra, 3141
Located in Melbourne’s chic South Yarra precinct, The Olsen is Art Series Hotels’ flagship hotel and the home to a number of Australia’s greatest living painter John Olsen’s seminal works. Beautifully designed suites balance harmony and creature comforts with a splash of glamour. Perfect for long or short term stays, The Olsen offers a touch of the good life. Step outside to enjoy the best galleries and shopping Melbourne has to offer and return to The Olsen for a little pampering at the Norbu Day Spa before dining at either of the in-house restaurants. Click here for more information and to book.
THE LARWILL – 48 Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052
Located just 5 kilometres from The Valley Racecourse and only a short walk to Melbourne’s CBD, The Larwill Studio is a boutique hotel that draws inspiration from the great Australian artist, David Larwill, and his working studio. With bright, playful Larwill artworks complementing the contemporary design and incredible views of green parklands and the city, The Larwill Studio is the perfect base. Boasting 96 rooms, guests can expect free WiFi, Art Series signature beds, 47” TVs, Foxtel, microwave, coffee pod machines and mini-bars full of local produce. Click here for more information and to book.
THE BLACKMAN – 452 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, 3052
Most well-known for his Alice in Wonderland series, Charles Blackman articulates life with a dreamlike poetry. Located on Melbourne’s business boulevard, St Kilda Road, The Blackman is the closest Art Series hotel to the city, the botanical gardens and the chic suburb of St Kilda. The spacious suites, all with balconies and modern designer furnishings are the perfect choice for a short or long term stay. Delicious dining options and a myriad of parks and recreation facilities only a quick hop away complete the package. Click here for more information and to book.
THE CULLEN – 164 Commercial Road, Prahran, 3181
Located in Prahran, Melbourne’s bohemian and eclectic precinct, The Cullen is the only space to get up close and personal with a series of original Cullen works commissioned for the hotel. The late Adam Cullen is remembered as a bold and fearless artist, whose output revealed the artist’s capacity for astute observations about contemporary society. With spectacular uninterrupted views of Melbourne’s CBD and only a hop, skip and jump from iconic Prahran Market, transport, bars and nightlife, you won’t want to leave. Click here for information and to book.
QUEST MOONEE VALLEY APARTMENTS – Cnr McPherson Streets, Moonee Ponds, 3039
Quest Moonee Valley serviced apartments offers guests a relaxed and comfortable accommodation experience directly opposite The Valley Racecourse. Quest Moonee Valley provide four and half star serviced apartment accommodation in the heart of Moonee Ponds, offering a range of air-conditioned studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments, complete with full kitchen and laundry facilities, separate living areas, balconies, Foxtel and wireless broadband internet access. Guests can take advantage of the outdoor swimming pool and BBQ area or take a short stroll to the vibrant Puckle Street cafe, restaurant and shopping precinct. Click here for information and to book.