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Overview of The Lyall Hotel and Spa

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4.6/5 Wonderful
479 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

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Highlights

Popular LocationPrahran Market15 min walk
Popular LocationComo House19 min walk
RestaurantFlinders Lane5 min drive
AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)30 min drive

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  • Grand Suite

    Room amenities

    • 764 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Two Bedroom Suite

    Room amenities

    • 753 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Deluxe One Bedroom Suite

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Super Deluxe One Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Classic Room

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

South Yarra

Located in South Yarra, The Lyall Hotel and Spa is in the entertainment district and near a metro station. Shoppers can check out Prahran Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Royal Botanic Gardens and Albert Park Lake. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Rod Laver Arena or Melbourne Cricket Ground. Discover the area's water adventures with windsurfing and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Our guests love the hotel's quiet location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Prahran Market - 15 min walk
  • Como House - 19 min walk
  • Royal Botanic Gardens - 3 min drive
  • Rod Laver Arena - 4 min drive
  • Albert Park Lake - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • South Yarra Station - 3 min walk
  • Flinders Street Station - 5 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bistro Lyall — 1 min walk
  • The Lyall Champagne Bar — 1 min walk
  • Flinders Lane - 5 min drive

About this property

The Lyall Hotel and Spa

5-star family-friendly hotel, walk to Toorak Road
A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a health club are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a steam room, and a 24-hour business center are onsite. All 40 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also find conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee.
The Lyall Hotel and Spa offers 40 accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads and hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.
This South Yarra hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a steam room.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
The Lyall Spa has 8 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.
The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

Self parking: AUD 30 per night
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–1:00 PM: AUD 20-30 for adults and AUD 10-30 for children
1 restaurant
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Art gallery
Full-service spa
Health club
Private picnics
Steam room

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
DVD player
Free cribs/infant beds
Highchair
In-room child care (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Front-desk safe
Library

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
French
German
Italian
Portuguese
Spanish

Business services

24-hour business center
1 meeting room
Computer station
Conference space (439 square feet)

Outdoors

Garden
Terrace

Spa

8 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Detox wraps
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage - sports
Massage - Swedish
Massage - Thai
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology
Spa open daily
Steam room
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Couples dining
Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in lobby
Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Egyptian cotton sheets
Free cribs/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Pillow menu
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Hydromassage showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower
Shampoo
Soap
Toilet paper
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch LCD TV
Cable channels
DVD player
iPod dock
Premium channels

Food and drink

Champagne service
Electric kettle
Free tea bags/instant coffee
Freezer
Minibar
Wet bar

Outdoor space

Patio

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Electrical adapters/chargers
Guidebooks/recommendations
In-room massage
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Local maps
Phone
Restaurant dining guide
Soundproofing
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.0 per day
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 20 and AUD 30 for adults, AUD 10 and AUD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 150 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 percent

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.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

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

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Lyall Hotel and Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Lyall Hotel and Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Lyall Hotel and Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is available for AUD 30 per night.
What time is check-in at The Lyall Hotel and Spa?
Check-in begins at 2 PM.
What time is check-out at The Lyall Hotel and Spa?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for AUD 150 (subject to availability).
Where is this property located?
This family-friendly South Yarra hotel is located in a state park, within 1 mi (2 km) of Prahran Market, Como House, and Royal Botanic Gardens. Rod Laver Arena and Yarra Riverfront are also within 2 mi (3 km). South Yarra Station is only a 3-minute walk and Prahran Station is 17 minutes.

Guest reviews

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
321
4 - Good
119
3 - Okay
26
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
5
4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

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

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020