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My Loft Room South Yarra Botanic Gardens


My Loft Room South Yarra Botanic Gardens

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Sparkling clean3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The space

{See also 'My Studio Room' &'My Petite Room' }

'My Loft Room’ with it's own bathroom, is one of four upstairs bedrooms, which once formed part of an exclusive small hotel run by my family. Each room has its own lock and key for guest's complete privacy.

This beautiful heritage building is situated in the most accessible part of South Yarra with the wonderful Royal Botanic Gardens at one end of the street, and Fawkner Park, with tennis courts and café, at the other end.

‘My Loft Room’ was once the loft above the stable of the original building.

It has:
o Lock &Key to your own room, and free WiFi
o Queen size bed
o Two bedside tables
o Chest of drawers
o Wall hooks for your clothes
o. Electric wall heater
o. Reverse cycle Air conditioning
o. Overhead ceiling fan
o. Shutters to keep the room nice and cool on a hot day
o Television
o Leather couch
0 Iron and Board

All bed linen, bath towels, feather pillows, and doonas (duvets/comforters) are provided.

The original en-suite bathrooms were installed in 1986 (when the property functioned as a boutique hotel), so are clean and functional, not glossy and new.

Facilities are:
o Shower
o Hair dryer
o Soaps
o Towels

Downstairs there is a bright open shared lounge area with:

o Italian black leather couch
o Jetmaster gas fireplace
o. Two leather Barcelona chairs
o. Marble dining table
o. Six chairs
o. Overhead lamp
o. A selection of books, magazines and games
o. Nespresso coffee machine & milk frother [including capsules]

You may help yourself from the small kitchen to -
- Cereal
- Milk, Butter
- Tea
- Honey & Jams

There is a small kitchenette downstairs with:

o Sink
o Fridge
o Microwave
o Toaster
o Sandwich Press
o Induction hot plate.
o Kettle
o Cutlery, crockery

The guests own laundry has a washing machine, dryer, washing powder.
There is a dry cleaners, 10 mins walk away.

It is very easy to get around town from our property, with the tram stop only a 5 min walk away. Catch a tram into the City, St Kilda , Chapel St South Yarra, Fitzroy and Carlton (all within 30mins tram ride). South Yarra Train Station is also only a short tram ride away, or walk to the station in 10-15mins. The Melbourne bike share rack is close by should you wish to hire a bike, and The Flexicar spot is also nearby. You can also walk to the city, through the Royal Botanic Gardens, or the shopping mecca of Chapel St, in a leisurely 20 mins. The Rod Laver Arena (for the Australian Open & various concerts & events), MCG and the Albert Park Grand Prix track are also within walking distance.
The National Gallery, Victorian Arts Centre, ACMI and the Malthouse Theatre are all around 20mins walk away.

The tennis courts in Fawkner Park hire out tennis rackets, should you wish to have a game. Plus there are pay-as-you-go BBQ areas in the Park and the famous Tan track around the Botanic Gardens is perfect for a walk or run.

There are many, many café’s, patisseries, and restaurants within walking distance. There is also a chemist, newsagent, grocer, and convenience store, 5mins walk from us.

For information on my other two rooms: 'My Studio Room' & My Petite Room' please see my other listings by going to my Profile .

I look forward to welcoming you to one of 'My Rooms' and helping to make your stay in Melbourne as pleasant and memorable as possible!


Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning

House Rules

No smoking or pets & please respect our other guests with noise & cleanliness of common areas.

Other than that we ask that you enjoy yourself and recommend us to your friends!


71 Reviews

Alex User Profile
February 2018
I honestly can’t say enough about Milo and his accommodation. The house was beautifully decorated and very clean. The room was spacious and full of natural light with all the amenities you could ever want between air conditioner, fan, cable tv, shower with great water pressure an…
Cameron User Profile
April 2016
Excellent! Room was spacious and very comfortable. Would highly recommend the loft.
Janice User Profile
May 2015
This room was amazing. Wonderfully location, Milo was a very nice host. Around when you needed him but by no means intrusive. Highly recommend it!
Karen User Profile
June 2014
I'm in the process of moving to Melbourne and this was the perfect home base to explore different neighborhoods. I absolutely loved this loft and house - hanging by the fire at night, socializing with other guests, and being able to do my laundry on site, all while having the pri…
Geri User Profile
November 2013
We loved My Loft Room - it was cosy, comfortable and located close to tram and bus stops for easy transportation if you don't have a car. Close by are beautiful parks and cafes to explore. Bring an umbrella as Melbourne weather is so unpredictable. Also, Milo was very accomo…
Kornthip User Profile
May 2018
We have ha (Website hidden by Airbnb) sta (Website hidden by Airbnb) here for 2 months. Everything here so Great. Convenience Nice neighborhoods, surround with amazing big Fawkner park, Botanical garden and ... Highly recommended. Thank You for everything. Andrew & Kornthip
Klaus User Profile
January 2018
It was a. absolute pleasure to stay for the third time at Milo’s sublime place and I look forward to hopefully staying again there next year.

Hosted by Milo

Melbourne, AustraliaJoined in January 2013
Milo User Profile
213 Reviews
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Milo is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a student & graphic artist, who also works in the food and hospitality industry, and have recently returned from study and work in Europe. I have just experienced living and working in a small hostel in Barcelona, which has inspired me to now welcome you to one of 'My Room…
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