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In the heart of a bustling inner-city neighbourhood, Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel is the perfect base for business and leisure guests. Close to the commercial city centre, historic Carlton Gardens and the Royal Exhibition Building, Travel Inn Hotel in Melbourne offers exceptional value and warm service. Our timeless rooms and suites are complete with a host of complimentary amenities, thoughtfully included to ensure each guest enjoys a comfortable and productive stay.

Lygon Street, steeped in historical significance, is synonymous with Italian cuisine and a favourite for locals. Brimming with restaurants, coffee, bookshops and small bars, Lygon Street cuts through Carlton for a couple of kilometres and is a popular destination for first time and returning visitors to Melbourne. This cultural gem is a few short steps from this Best Western in Melbourne, our guest services team are always on hand to facilitate with dining suggestions and reservations.

Guests preferring to stay within the hotel are invited to dine in Gratin Restaurant & Cocktail Bar. With a focus on modern-Australian cuisine and locally sourced produce, Gratin delights guests with daily breakfast and selected dinner service. A menu of in-room dining options is also available.

Our 24 hour reception makes arranging tours and transport bookings uncomplicated and seamless. With tailored room configurations suited for families, couples, friends or corporate travellers, Travel Inn Hotel is a fitting choice for accommodation in Carlton. We look forward to welcoming you.

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Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Child Policy
Up To Two Children Free (Age 11 And Under) For Every Two Paying Adults In Existing Bedding. Meal Charges May Apply.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • 1.10 kilometer(s) from Royal Womens Hospital
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Royal Childrens Hospital


  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from parks
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from art galleries
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Convention Cent
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Royal Botanical Gardens
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Zoo
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from race track
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from beaches
  • .5 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Museum, Melbourne Museum is a natural and cultural history museum located in the Carlton Gardens in Melbourne, Australia. Located adjacent to the Royal Exhibition Building, it is the largest museum in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • .8 kilometer(s) from Buildings, The Royal Exhibition Building is a World Heritage Site-listed building in Melbourne, Australia, completed on October 1, 1880, in just 18 months, during the time of the international exhibition movement which presented over 50 exhibitions between 1851 and 1915 in various different places.
  • .55 kilometer(s) from University, The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, it is Australia's second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria.
  • 1.7 kilometer(s) from Market, Victoria Market


  • Grattin on Grattan, on premises, full service, International, open for: breakfast, dinner, open daily from 6:30am-10:00am for breakfast, and open 5:00pm-9:00pm on Sunday-Thursday for dinner. Closed for dinner on public holidays.
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from La Cacciatora Restaurant, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner, Open 7 days from 12:00pm to 11:00pm
  • 0.05 kilometer(s) from Il Vicolo, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner, Open Monday to Saturday 12:00pm-11:00pm.
  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from Lygon Street, full service, International, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Known as Melbournes' "Italian Precinct" with over 100 restaurants, cafes and bars to choose from.


  • 0.55 kilometer(s) from Melbourne University, The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, it is Australia's second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria
  • .9 kilometer(s) from RMIT, RMIT University is an Australian public research university located in Melbourne, Victoria. Founded in 1887 as the Working Men's College by Francis Ormond, it initially opened as a private night school offering instruction in art, science and technology in response to the industrial revolution in Australia.

Nearby Cities

  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne City Centre
  • 60.00 kilometer(s) from Geelong, Victoria


  • .70 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Uni Gym, hotel guests have complimentary access to Melbourne University Gym
  • .80 kilometer(s) from Melbourne City Baths
  • .80 kilometer(s) from Carlton Baths (YMCA)
  • .90 kilometer(s) from Indoor Rock Climbing
  • 1.20 kilometer(s) from Princess Park Running, 3.8 km running track around Princess Park
  • 4.70 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Center, Albert Park Lake parks, gardens, running track, boating/sailing
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Albert Park Golf Course, Melbourne's closest public golf course
  • 6.50 kilometer(s) from St. Kilda Beach, Melbourne's nearest swimming beach


  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from shopping centre


  • 0.05 kilometer(s) from bus stop
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Central Train Station
  • 24.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne International Airport
  • 45.00 kilometer(s) from Avalon Airport
  • 24.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne Essendon Airport
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne