Room type

Grand Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe One Bedroom Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Super Deluxe One Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Deluxe Two Bedroom Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotel5-star luxury hotel near Melbourne Cricket Ground

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Situated in the historical district, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Como Centre and Royal Botanic Gardens. Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Gallery of Victoria are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a steam room, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 40 individually furnished rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and iPod docks. Guests will find kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Lyall Hotel and Spa features a health club and a steam room. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 926 square feet (86 square meters). This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and a library. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Lyall Hotel and Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 926 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 86 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • One meeting room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2002 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Dishwasher 
  • DVD player 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually furnished 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • LCD TV 
  • Microwave 
  • Minibar 
  • Patio 
  • Phone 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Slippers 
  • Stovetop 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Bistro Lyall - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Lyall Champagne Bar - This Champagne bar overlooks the garden. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

A health club and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. Other recreational amenities include a steam room.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

The Lyall Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.


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 10 and AUD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 25.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

National Rating

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

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