Clifton Hill Vacations
Lygon Street, Brunswick Street and East Melbourne, are nearby areas which are also worth discovering.
Clifton Hill has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that make great places to visit. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and galleries of Melbourne Museum in Carlton, the Royal Exhibition Building and Abbotsford Convent in Abbotsford. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, visit the local artwork and other exhibits at the Ian Potter Museum of Art in Carlton.
Hang out with the kids at the Studley Park Boathouse in Kew. Take photos, browse the educational displays and discover the variety of species at the Collingwood Children's Farm in Abbotsford.
To surround yourself with nature, head to the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax and unwind. To breathe in the fresh air of a green urban park check out Princes Park in Parkville and the Yarra Bend Park in Kew.
There are a number of fun options for child free travellers here, such as the Carlton and United Breweries in Abbotsford.
At the sporting heart of Melbourne is Hisense Arena, the main stadium for the Melbourne Tigers basketball team in summer and the Melbourne Vixens netball team in autumn. This multi-purpose facility is also a popular concert venue, so check the stadium’s gig guide to see what events coincide with your visit.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Take your pick from the Oaks On Lonsdale, the Vibe Hotel Carlton, Parkville, or the Park Hyatt Melbourne, East Melbourne.