Melbourne: A Colourful City
See what’s on in Melbourne. Melbourne’s events calendar is always packed with arts festivals, live music, exhibitions, blockbuster theatre shows, sport and activities for kids. If you are planning a short or long term visit to Melbourne for business or a family vacation our properties are in the perfect position for you to enjoy all Melbourne has to offer.

Bayside Melbourne
Bayside Melbourne is a collection of close-knit villages encompassing South Melbourne, Albert Park, Middle Park, South Yarra, Port Melbourne and St.Kilda. Within walking distance between each village and close proximity to public transport, our cottages and apartments are luxurious, well equipped and with interiors designed to make your Melbourne short or long term stay relaxing and easy.

Melbourne’s public transport is the easiest and best way to get around the city.

Trams, trains and buses
Buy a Myki smartcard for flexible travel between trains, trams and buses. You’ll be able to use public transport in and around the city for just a few hours or all day.

Plan your trip, buy or top up your Myki card online and download maps and timetables from Public Transport Victoria, the one stop shop for information about travelling on public transport (phone 1800 800 007).

Bayside Melbourne Dining Options
Melbourne’s arc of beaches offers more than a calming sea view. Along the way there are edible gems you don’t need to cast a wide net to catch. The leafy villages of Albert Park, Middle Park, South Melbourne and Port Melbourne are a dinners paradise with cafes, restaurants and local produce provedores all within walking distance from any of the Stay Innercity accommodation offerings. Find out what The Age Good Food Guide recommends.

Lygon Street, Carlton 7.2kms
Bridge Road, Richmond 9 kms
Myers – Melbourne 3.6kms
David Jones – Melbourne 3.5kms
Melbourne Central 3.6kms
Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 8 kms
Chapel Street, South Yarra 4.8kms
Chadstone Shopping Centre 12kms
Gertrude Street, Fitzroy 9.2kms
South Bank South Bank 2.6kms
Collins Street, Melbourne 4.5kms
Toorak Road, South Yarra 4.9kms
High Street, Armadale 4.1kms
Ackland Street, St Kilda 4.1kms
DFO – South Wharf 4.4kms
Bridport Street, Albert Park 500m
Victoria Avenue, Albert Park 350m
Middle Park, Village 1.4kms
Port Melbourne Pier 2.7kms
South Melbourne 2.4kms
Fitzroy Street, St Kilda 4.7kms
Ackland Street, St Kilda 4.1kms
Lygon Street, Carlton 7.2kms
Brunswick Street, Brunswick 8kms
Bridge Road, Richmond 9kms
Toorak Road, South Yarra 4.9kms


Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre 1km
Melbourne Zoo 2.7kms
Melbourne Aquarium 3.9kms
Science Works 5.5kms
St Vincent Gardens (Playground) 700m
Albert Park Beach (Playground) 600m
MCG Sports Museum 7.7kms
Albert Park Lake (BBQ, ducks and playground) 2.6kms
Playground – Middle Park near reserve of Albert Park 1.5kms
Melbourne Museum 6kms
IMAX 4.7kms
Casino 2.3kms
Movies – Casino 2.3kms
Ice House 6 kms
Eureka Skydeck, Melbourne 3.6kms
Luna Park, St Kilda 3.2kms
Melbourne River Cruises 3.4kms
MCG tours 3kms
Rod Laver Arena (Australian Tennis Open) 3.1kms
AAMI Stadium 5.4kms
Etihad Stadium 6kms
Ice House 3kms
Sport Museum 8.2 kms


Queen Victoria 4kms
South Melbourne 2.2kms
St Kilda 1.2kms
Flemington 7.6kms
St Kilda Farmer’s Market 1.2kms
Art Centre 4.3kms
Post Office – Albert Park – currently on Dundas Place moving to PostOfficeLocator
97 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park in February 2011 350m
Police Station – 211 Bank Street, South Melbourne  phone: (03) 9690 3088) 2.5kms
Picture Theatres – Village – Crown Casino, South Bank 2.3kms
Chemist – Cravens Pharmacy – 134 Bridport Street, Albert Park phone:  (03) 9690 5426 Cravens-Pharmacy 500m
Chemist – Victoria Avenue Pharmacy – 51 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park phone: (03) 9690 4411 Victoria-Avenue-Pharmacy 350m
Chemist – J and M Douglas – 192 Bridport Street, Albert Park phone: (03) 9690 5515 J-M-Douglas-Pharmacy 500m
Cafes and Restaurants – Albert Park
Cafes and Restaurants – Middle Park Village
Library 400m
Newsagent – Dundas Place Newsagency – 188A Bridport Street – Albert Park phone:  (03) 96905348 Dundas-Newsagency 500m
Jolly Roger Boat Hire and Café – Albert Park 500m
Supermarkets – IGA – 133 Dundas Place, Albert Park 500m
Supermarkets – Woolworths – 113 Cecil Street, South Melbourne 2.5kms
Supermarkets – Coles – Cnr Bay and Liardet Streets, Port Melbourne 1.5kms
Hospitals – Royal Children’s Hospital – Parkville 5.3kms
Hospitals – Freemasons – East Melbourne