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Boroondara is one of Melbourne’s oldest areas. It is located in the inner-east, starting about 4 kilometres from Melbourne’s CBD – a quick trip via public transport.  

To stay here is to experience the world’s most liveable city at its best. Boroondara continues Melbourne’s vibrant energy, restaurants and cafes, fashion boutiques, stimulating arts, and spacious parks.

Peruse the heritage architecture as you stroll along safe, tree-lined streets. Soak up the peaceful atmosphere of our many charming parks and gardens. If you have an engagement in the CBD, the 24-hour weekend public transport will bring you home safely, and with ease.

Thanks to the internet, boutique accommodation options are more accessible than ever. You can choose between hotels, converted mansions or local bed and breakfasts.

Search online accommodation sites by ‘Boroondara’ or your preferred suburb(s) – Ashburton, Balwyn, Balwyn North, Camberwell, Canterbury, Deepdene, Hawthorn, Hawthorn East, Kew and Kew East, and surrounding areas.

Wherever you stay, you’ll be spoiled for choice: regular, reliable transport just a stroll away; stylish shopping and dining; indoor and outdoor leisure opportunities for every age; artistic and cultural attractions; and the welcome of friendly, inclusive locals.