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Birches Serviced Apartments - East Melbourne, Melbourne

3 star Vacation Rental Melbourne

160 Simpson Street - Melbourne

Price starting from AUD 125 .00

If you are looking for all the comforts of home while you are on vacation in Melbourne, then the Birches Serviced Apartments is the right place for you. This 3-star vacation rental is located in between the Central Business District and the neighborhood of Richmond. It is just a short walk to many areas of interest, such as Victoria Street, known for the array of Vietnamese cuisine available there, Bridge Road, which is an excellent shopping district, and the Fitzroy Gardens.

Guests also have the possibility of taking a short tram ride to some of Melbourne’s major tourist attractions. This includes the National Gallery, Federation Square, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. You can also just go for a stroll and view the variety of architectural styles, from modern to Victorian.

After a day of sightseeing, head back to your fully-equipped apartment and cook a meal in the full kitchen. You can pick up groceries at the store, which is just a short walk away. All guests of the Birches Serviced Apartments receive a 5-percent discount at the IGA nearby. After you prepare a meal, relax and watch some TV or head back out and hit the town. Or dine out at one of the many restaurants and cafes nearby. Medical facilities also are nearby.

Other amenities include a complimentary grocery bag, a tour desk, DVDs for rent, and a dry cleaning service. Pets are allowed for a fee.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.4 Very Good
Based on 1 hotel reviews © 2014

It was quite enjoyable to stay at Birches and would certainly stay there again. Es...

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Facilities at Birches Serviced Apartments

  • Pets accepted
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry room
  • Barbecue
  • City tour

Know before you go

  • Children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
The reception is open at the following times:

  • Monday to Friday from 7:30 AM to 7 PM
  • Saturdays from 8 AM to 4 PM
  • Sundays from 8:30 AM to 4 PM

Guests arriving after 7 PM on weekdays or 4 PM on weekends must contact the hotel in advance to make check-in arrangements. Contact information is provided in the booking confirmation email.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

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

  • Self parking fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Pet fee: AUD 25 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 50
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per stay
  • 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.

National rating

This property does not have an official STAR Rating from AAA Tourism Pty Ltd. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at Birches Serviced Apartments, offering 24 guest rooms with DVD players and climate control. Well appointed kitchens offer a range of facilities, including refrigerators, stovetops and microwaves, allowing you to save on dining expenses while you travel. A good night's sleep in pillowtop mattresses will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip.

Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy 81-cm LCD televisions with digital channels. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and direct-dial phones during their East Melbourne visit. Additional guest comforts include air conditioning and coffee/tea makers.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Direct dial phone
  • DVD player
  • Kitchen
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet access
  • LCD flat screen TV

Distances from Birches Serviced Apartments

Fitzroy Gardens - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
National Sports Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
St Patrick's Cathedral - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Carlton and United Breweries - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Treasury Gardens - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
City Museum at Old Treasury Melbourne - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Parliament House of Victoria - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Princess Theatre - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Yarra Bend Park - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Hisense Arena - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Melbourne Museum - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Rod Laver Arena - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Abbotsford Convent - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Birrarung Marr Park - 1.6 km / 1 mi
The preferred airport for Birches Serviced Apartments is Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 19.9 km / 12.4 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.