Melbourne’s popular Southbank boulevard is known for its unique attractions, high-rise apartments and cultural attractions. This inner-city neighbourhood is one of the most sought after accommodation locations in Melbourne.
Many visitors to Melbourne often stay in Southbank because it is only a short walking distance to the Melbourne CBD. As well as the entertainment venues, hotels and restaurants, Southbank is also home to a large residential community.
Southbank Accommodation, Apartments & Hotels Melbourne
When it comes to activities and things to see & do for tourists in Southbank, the Eureka Tower Skydeck reigns supreme. Tourists come here to visit the observatory deck – 88 floors up! The Skydeck experience is unique and visitors should experience “The Edge”, which is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill you with a glass cube which protrudes 3 metres out from the building with you in it. You will be suspended almost 300 metres above the ground and will see some of the best views of Melbourne and surrounding suburbs.
Near the Eureka Tower, visitors will find many excellent cafes, restaurants and clothing stores. After your Skydeck experience, enjoy a light snack or a coffee at a nearby café.
Southbank’s proximity to the Melbourne CBD and St Kilda make it a favorable destination for accommodation. The area is home to many of Melbourne’s top hotel chains and apartment rentals. You’ll therefore find many amazing choices here at Southbank to match your budget.
The Southbank promenade is also home to the famous Crown Casino – with gambling and entertainment available 24/7.