Clarendon Hotel is situated in the heart of South Melbourne, close to public transport and within easy reach of Melbourne's CBD.  Established in 1861 by Charles Chessell, it was initially known as the Albion hotel. Over the years, the hotel went through various name changes and rebuilt. Though not much of the original interior remains, this magnificent architectural masterpiece stood the test of time, and continues to reflect its late Victoria date of construction and ambience.  

The Clarendon Hotel offers an on-site restaurant, rooftop bar, free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, Netflix/YouTube/Disney compatible 65’ TV per bedroom, in addition to desks, private bathrooms, bed linen and towels.  Some rooms also include a kitchenette with a microwave. 

We offer a range of room types.  Depending on the purpose of your stay, we have a variety of room sizes to tailored to suit every need, all the while boasting luxurious interiors, meticulous cleanliness and a convenient location.  All our beds are proudly made in Australia.

Major destinations are all accessible within 10 minutes by car, including Crown Casino, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Collins Street and South Melbourne Market.  Both Flinders Street Station is 1.6 km. away and Southern Cross Station 1.5km are easily accessible by the number 12 tram directly outside the Clarendon Hotel.