The Lyall Hotel and Spa

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Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe
Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe
Grand Suite | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe

Overview of The Lyall Hotel and Spa

The Lyall Hotel and Spa

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
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16 Murphy Street, South Yarra, VIC, 3141

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationToorak Road1 min walk
  • Popular LocationSt Kilda Road15 min walk
  • Popular LocationComo House19 min walk
  • AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)30 min drive

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About this area

Melbourne

The Lyall Hotel and Spa is located in South Yarra, a neighbourhood in Melbourne, and is in the entertainment district and near a metro station. Shoppers can visit Prahran Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Royal Botanic Gardens and Albert Park Lake. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Rod Laver Arena or Melbourne Cricket Ground. Windsurfing, sailing and swimming offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Toorak Road - 1 min walk
  • Prahran Market - 15 min walk
  • St Kilda Road - 15 min walk
  • Alfred Hospital - 19 min walk
  • Como House - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • South Yarra Station - 3 min walk
  • Spencer Street Station - 6 min drive
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 30 min drive

About this property

The Lyall Hotel and Spa

Family-friendly Melbourne hotel in South Yarra, near Prahran Market
A restaurant, a health club and a bar/lounge are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business centre, valet parking and 24-hour room service.
The Lyall Hotel and Spa offers 49 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to balconies. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 55-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include dressing gowns, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Melbourne hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access, with a speed of 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices). Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • In-room WiFi speed: 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (AUD 45 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11:00 AM: AUD 45 for adults and AUD 45 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • Bistro Lyall
  • The Lyall Champagne Bar

Things to do

  • Health club
  • Private picnics

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (439 square feet)
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Renovated entire property – August 2022
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 55-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • Premium channels
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: AUD 150

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 26 2022 to January 31 2023 (dates subject to change):
  • Spa
  • Spa/Beauty services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 80 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 50 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 45 for adults and AUD 45 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 45 per night
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 150 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 50 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 80 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Lyall Hotel South Yarra
Lyall Hotel
Lyall South Yarra
The Lyall Hotel and Spa Hotel
The Lyall Hotel and Spa South Yarra
The Lyall Hotel and Spa Hotel South Yarra

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 319 out of 472 reviews
5 - Excellent 68%
Rating 4 - Good. 115 out of 472 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 25 out of 472 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 472 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 472 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Comfy beds. Great location in South Melbourne. Convenient access to metro line and walking distance to St Kilda and Pranhan. Free laundry was awesome. Bathroom could use a little reno. Internet access a bit slow
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very nice staff and great location. Rooms are comfortable and well kept
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020