Arrow On Swanston

Arrow On Swanston

488 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
+61 392 259 000

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Arrow On Swanston
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About Arrow On Swanston

  • Aparthotel Room
    Your room includes a full kitchen
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Arrow on Swanston is set in Melbourne and is within a short walk of local sightseeing spots, including RMIT University, the Old Melbourne Gaol and Queen Victoria Market. It is close to the area's attractions and is within walking distance of Melbourne Central Railway Station.

There are a range of facilities on offer to those staying at the property, such as a sauna, an outdoor pool and a ballroom. Multilingual staff are on hand assist with reservations or dining recommendations, and an express check-in facility is provided for convenience.

The property's apartments are modern and feature a kitchenette that is equipped with a toaster, a refrigerator and a microwave. They each provide a flat-screen TV, movies-on-demand and an in-room dining area.

Arrow on Swanston's on-site restaurant is a hassle-free option for those wishing to dine in. Alternatively, there is a wide range of international restaurants close by.

Attractions near Arrow on Swanston include the Melbourne Museum, Chinatown (Melbourne) and Royal Exhibition Building. Melbourne Airport can be accessed with the property's shuttle service in less than 25 minutes.

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Amenities at Arrow On Swanston

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Pool and spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Private pool
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Airport shuttle

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Children's high chair


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Beauty salon
  • Pool table


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Arrow On Swanston

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4.5 Mediocre
Cons:Housekeeping didn't include towels the first day. The in room phone didn't work so I had to come down to reception to ask for a towel. Almost daily, housekeeping didn't clean up the bins and left empty bottles, neither was kitchenette cleaned.


488 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC 3053

What's nearby

  • Old Melbourne Gaol281 yd
  • Queen Victoria Market0.4 mi
  • Royal Exhibition Building0.5 mi
  • Melbourne Museum0.5 mi
  • Bourke Street Mall0.6 mi
  • Ian Potter Museum of Art0.6 mi
  • Royal Arcade0.6 mi
  • Block Arcade0.7 mi
  • Collins Street0.8 mi
  • Flinders Street Station0.9 mi
  • Federation Square0.9 mi
  • Southbank Promenade1 mi



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Arrow On Swanston

  • Arrow On Swanston is located at 488 Swanston Street in Carlton, 0.4 miles from the centre of Melbourne. Old Melbourne Gaol is the closest landmark to Arrow On Swanston.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Arrow On Swanston.

  • Yes, Arrow On Swanston offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Arrow On Swanston is 6.3 miles from Melbourne Essendon. Arrow On Swanston is 11.6 miles from Melbourne.

  • Yes, Arrow On Swanston has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

0.4 mi

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Distance to airport

11.6 mi