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Art Series - The Olsen - South Yarra

637-641 Chapel St, South Yarra, Australia, 3141  show map
 5 stars
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Art Series - The Olsen - South Yarra

Paid Wi-Fi

AUD 9.95 per day

Parking

AUD 32 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Art Series - The Olsen Hotel is a refined accommodation with allergy friendly rooms, a safety deposit box and a lift. Behind the elegant facade of Art Series - The Olsen Hotel lies sophisticated interior.

This hotel is about 3.9 km away from Melbourne. Nestled in the business district and 1 km from the city center.

Cafés, restaurants and golf courses are set close to the property.

A 30-minute drive will take guests to Essendon airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 229 modern guestrooms. Rooms offer a fantastic view over the street. They feature bathrooms with a shower, a spa bathtub and terry bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Brazilian meals are served at the restaurant. The snack bar serves snacks and steaks. The coffee shop Steer Bar & Grill is located 50 meters from the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Guests can avail of 24-hour front desk, concierge service and porter service.

Relax

The hotel provides facials and massage for guests to relax and rejuvenate. The property offers a fitness centre and an exercise room to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at AUD 9.95 per day.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at AUD 32 per day.

Number of rooms:   229.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cooker
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room films
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Art Series - The Olsen - South Yarra South Yarra location
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Hotel Address:

637-641 Chapel St, South Yarra, Australia, 3141

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City Centre
  • South Yarra
    3000 ft
Airports
  • Moorabbin (MBW)
    11.2 mi
  • Essendon (MEB)
    14.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Steer Bar & Grill
    100 ft
  • Blue Bottle (cuisine: International)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    229

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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Rooms and availability

Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

DOUBLE SINGLE USE. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

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Standard Studio Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

This air-conditioned studio features a 42-inch flat-screen TV and a well-equipped kitchenette with a dishwasher, minibar and tea and coffee maker.

One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Double Suite with balcony (Double bed or 2 twin beds)

Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Standard Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Deluxe Two-Bedroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE DELUXE TWO BEDROOM

Art Series - The Olsen photos Room
Deluxe Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This spacious suite offers a seating area.

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

SUITE DELUXE

Deluxe Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

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Room Description:

This suite features a iPod dock, kitchenware and seating area.

Luxury Two-Bedroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room - 2 Bedrooms

Luxury Two Room Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Luxury Suite - 2 Rooms

Art Series - The Olsen Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2700 ft

Local attractions

  • Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria - Melbourne Gardens1.1 mi
    Birdwood Ave South Yarra
  • Victoria Gardens1.0 mi
    High Street
  • La Trobe\'s Cottage1.1 mi
    Corner Birdwood Avenue and Dallas Brooks Drive
  • Swan Street5300 ft
    Swan Street and Punt Road
  • Chapel Street 1.1 mi

Near the hotel

  • Country Road600 ft
    252 Toorak Rd.
  • Prahran Market3100 ft
    Prahran Market 163 Commercial Rd South Yarra
  • Dinosaur Designs 1000 ft
    562 Chapel St South Yarra
  • Fawkner Park 4000 ft
    Toorak Road West South Yarra

Restaurants nearby

  • Steer Bar & Grill100 ft

    Address: 637 Chapel Street

    65% likes this, based on 88 reviews

  • Dukes Coffee Roasters500 ft

    Address: 169 Chapel Street

    86% likes this, based on 30 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

  • Caffe e Cucina900 ft

    Address: 581 Chapel Street
    Phone: (03) 9827 4139

    75% likes this, based on 166 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Blue Bottle100 ft

    Address: 637-641 Chapel St

    67% likes this, based on 45 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • Two birds, one stone cafe600 ft

    Address: 12 Claremont Street, South Yarra

    84% likes this, based on 29 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    229

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouth YarraArt Series - The Olsen

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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Art Series - The Olsen Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Art Series - The Olsen

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 64 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The pool and gym and the paintings

    The walls that you can hear guests come home at noght. The credit card charge on departure and the high cost of valet parking

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    the room design and the corridors were excellent, room however was very small

    every thing we tried to do for some reason went wrong! Hotel staff very new and although they tried hard they have a lot to learn

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    I enjoyed the artworks. The hotel is in great location.

    Breakfast was average, but staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

  • Single
    8.8

    The Olsen is a beautiful new Melbourne hotel, only open three weeks when I stayed there. The use of John Olsen's art throughout is beautiful, and the rooms are very well appointed with great linen. It is modern, stylish and close to Melbourne's sporting and shopping meccas.

    As the hotel had only been open three weeks, there were a number of mistakes in the service which should improve over time, including the early closing of the kitchen and room service (which reception staff were not aware of) and the poorly functioning, slow and expensive internet connection. The biggest problem was the unwillingness of the hotel staff to compensate guests for the problems.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Not very much, was just a break to change the routine of every day life. Ended up staying two nights.

  • Couple
    8.8

    We enjoyed the style of the Hotel and the convenience of its location.

    A bathtub/spa would have been preferable in the hotel room in which we stayed.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Fabulous location! Glass bottomed pool and sun deck are lovely, would be great to visit when it was a little warmer. Food from both Steer and Blue Bottle was excellent.

    Our room was a little on the small side and the view was terrible.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The location is great! Right at the top end of cosmopolitan South Yarra. Walking distance to boutiques, cafes, restaurants, bars, cinemas, galleries & much more!!

    The car park is much to small & the water pressure in the shower is very weak.

  • Single
    7.0

    The fact that paying with Credit Card there is a surcharge. This is really annoying and not fair. Nobody pays cash. Booking com should do something about it. I also did not like that they asked a refundable advance charge of 100au$ for any damage!

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Shopping and visiting family

    Poor lighting in the bath room, poor parking facilities (not enough spaces)

  • Couple
    8.8

    The room was large and well equipt . The location was quiet and we were not disturbed by any street noise . Nice to have opening windows . The bed was very comfortable .The pool area and gym were a bonus . Easy walk to everything Chapel street has to offer , shopping , cafes , restaurants etc .

    Only very minor complaint would be that the lifts are quite slow , so took to using the stairs , which was quicker , but also good for extra exercise . Security key cards could be a bit finicky and sometomes took a few swipes to get them to work , but unfortunaetly this seems to be a fault of all security card systems . Overall a very enjoyable stay .

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Fabulous place to stay, for a girls shopping trip, close by chapel street shopping precinct, toorak road and high street armadale a shopping Mecca . Staff very obliging.

    The only thing I could fault would be the acoustics in the bathroom are not good and you can hear a person in the toilet.

  • Single
    6.6

    A clean room.

    Some of the staffs are not willing to help.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Nice new rooms and staff very accommodating.

    First night was in room that is smaller than what is shown in website. The balcony room with more than just a view was on the first floor looking into construction site. Hotel manager accepted that there is a difference and swapped rooms the following nights.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Location and the convenience on an in house car parking facility

    Higher price of the balcony room with the balcony being unusable due to the construction activities surronding the hotel, room cleanliness and missing in room provisions i.e. towels, cutlerry, glasses and similar

How to reach hotel

hotel Art Series - The Olsen - South Yarra South Yarra location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

637-641 Chapel St, South Yarra, Australia, 3141

Get directions
City Centre
  • South Yarra
    3000 ft
Airports
  • Moorabbin (MBW)
    11.2 mi
  • Essendon (MEB)
    14.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Steer Bar & Grill
    100 ft
  • Blue Bottle (cuisine: International)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    229

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouth YarraArt Series - The Olsen

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Australia

Use Badge