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Crown Metropol, Melbourne

It is often said that first impressions are unforgettable, and upon entering the lobby of Crown Metropol in Melbourne, it is the powerful scent of a man’s cologne that lingers throughout the hotel.

Crown Metropol is a modern 5 star luxury hotel situated in Melbourne’s Southbank precinct, a short walk over the river from the CBD which makes it easy to explore the city’s shops, restaurants and bars.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneCity Luxe King Room

The City Luxe King Room is generous in size with a luxurious feel. The king size bed  moulds to the body providing restful slumber while the chaise lounge to one side invites relaxing should you not be inclined to do some work at the desk.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneCity Luxe King Room

The bathroom is not a separate entity with only a privacy screen separating itfrom the lounge/bedroom. The wardrobe space is more than ample with an iron available. You’ll find tea and coffee making facilities and a safe large enough for a laptop.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneBathroom

The bathroom consists of an oversized shower and a large vanity to lay out your toiletries.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneMelbourne City Skyline View

Open the curtains for the delightful city skyline and watch it glitter as night falls and the lights come on.

Crown Metropol, Melbourne28 Skybar Lounge

For an additional fee, you can have access to Level 28 and it facilities. As one of the highest points in the city, 28 Skybar Lounge gives an unfettered view of the city and beyond, with its five metre floor to ceiling windows. On a clear day, you can see the Dandenong Ranges.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneBreakfast Buffet

A full buffet breakfast is available with fresh fruit and juices, cereals, pastries and hot dishes,

Crown Metropol, MelbourneSkyline Breakfast

or you may wish to create select the fillings for your customised omelette.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneDining

Lunch and dinner are also served with tea and coffee available throughout the day.

Crown Metropol, Melbourne28 Skybar

In the evening, you can enjoy pre-dinner drinks or just relax at the bar.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneInfinity pool and plunge pool

Through the Isika day spa, where the body and soul can be pampered and revitalised, the infinity pool beckons with a tranquil panorama of Melbourne.

Crown Metropol, MelbourneRelaxation Deck

Or sit poolside on the relaxation deck and enjoy the all-round view.

Crown Metropol is a convenient base for the visitor looking to be spoilt. Handy to the dining in the CBD and Southbank or if feeling like staying closer to home, the Crown complex has over forty restaurants such as The Atlantic, Nobu and Bistro Guillaume to name but a few.

Gourmantic stayed at Crown Metropol as guests of Bacardi Australia.

Crown Metropol Melbourne
8 Whiteman Street, Crown Towers
Southbank VIC 3006                                                                                  

About the author

Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is a drinks writer, author of GROW YOUR OWN COCKTAIL GARDEN, SHRUBS & BOTANICAL SODAS and founder/editor of Gourmantic, Cocktails & Bars and The Gourmantic Garden. She has been writing extensively about spirits, cocktails, bars and cocktail gardening in more recent years. She is a spirits and cocktail competition judge, Icons of Whisky Australia nominee, contributor to Diageo Bar Academy, cocktail developer and is named in Australian Bartender Magazine's Top 100 Most Influential List. Her cocktail garden was featured on ABC TV’s Gardening Australia and has won several awards. She is a contributor to Real World Gardener radio program and is featured in several publications including Pip Magazine, Organic Gardener, Australian Bartender and Breathe (UK). Read the full bio here.