With summer just around the corner, now is the perfect time to book a short break in Melbourne to enjoy the myriad sporting events, music and cultural festivals and outdoor theatre and cinema.
Highlights of the city’s Summer calendar include the Ashes at Melbourne Cricket Ground (December 26-30), Melbourne’s annual Midsumma Festival (January 12-February 2), the Australian Open Tennis (January 16-27), and Chinese New Year’s celebrations (February 10-12).
Visitors to Melbourne will also enjoy free summer concerts performed by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (February 13-23), free fitness classes at Federation Square up throughout December and the annual free music festival on the beach at St Kilda (February 2-10).
To enjoy all there is on offer in Melbourne this Summer, Metro Apartments Bank Place has released a Summer Package offering accommodation for two people in a one bedroom apartment with full buffet breakfast from $175.00* per night valid from December 1st, 2013 to March 31, 2014.
Metro Apartments on Bank Place offers inner city apartment style accommodation that lives up to the city’s European charm. Tucked away down an atmospheric cobbled laneway, the surrounding heritage-listed piazza introduces you to Melbourne’s charming lanes and city precinct with its range of cafes, restaurants and enticing shopping.
Bustling by day and alive with al fresco dining by night, Bank Place is situated a short stroll away from all of Melbourne’s sought after attractions: Bourke Street Mall, Federation Square, Southgate Centre and Crown Casino.
Hop on one of Melbourne’s famous trams to spend the day at the MCG or the National Gallery of Victoria, and take in a show at the Victorian Arts Centre – only a short ride away by taxi or tram.
The property offers 46 apartments, a choice of either studio or one-bedroom suites, as well as a split level, two bedroom penthouse. All suites include a kitchenette and laundry facilities.
*Terms and conditions apply; subject to availability,
To enquire about the Summer Package, contact Metro Apartments Bank Place on +61 3 9604 4321 or call the toll free Central Reservations line on 1800 004 321. Alternatively, bookings can be made online at www.metrohotels.com.au.