Essence Hotel Carlton


609 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

GoodBased on 1,664 reviews


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Reviews for Essence Hotel Carlton

GoodBased on 1,664 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.1
  • Comfort7.8
  • Facilities7.1
  • Food6.1
  • Location8.6
  • Room quality8.3
  • Services7.5
  • Staff8.4
  • Value for money7.8
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travellers 
Top comments

Fantastic Hotel

too short

convenient clean friendly

great to stay. but dont have breakfast

About Essence Hotel Carlton

Essence Hotel Carlton offers modern accommodation in Melbourne and is within a 20-minute walk of Melbourne Central Railway Station. It is situated a short walk from Queen Victoria Market and RMIT Univ...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

0.8 km

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

18.5 km







Free Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+61 393 473 027

Amenities at Essence Hotel Carlton

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


Window, Computer use available, Electric kettle, Entire unit wheelchair accessible, Terrace/Patio, Disabled access, Family rooms, Linens, Towels, Safety deposit box, Fire extinguisher, Seating area, Laundry facilities, Lift, Ironing service, Flat-screen TV, Free toiletries, Shampoo, Shared lounge/TV...




Ticket service, Business centre, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Laundry service, Contactless check-in/check-out, Face masks for guests available, Key access, Shuttle service (additional charge)

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Where is Essence Hotel Carlton

Most popular landmarks

Queen Victoria Market0.7 km
Melbourne Central Shopping Centre0.7 km
Bourke Street Mall1.1 km
Old Treasury Building1.4 km
Collins Street1.4 km
Flinders Street Station1.6 km

Getting around

Melbourne Southern Cross1.7 km
Melbourne 454 Docklands Drive2.4 km
Melbourne Docklands2.4 km
Melbourne St Kilda Station/Fitzroy6.3 km
Melbourne Wimmera Pl6.6 km
Melbourne Inkerman St6.8 km

FAQs when booking at Essence Hotel Carlton

  • How close is Essence Hotel Carlton to the nearest airport, Melbourne?

    With no traffic, the 18.5 km drive between Essence Hotel Carlton and Melbourne (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 23min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Melbourne to Essence Hotel Carlton?

    For the most freedom while visiting Melbourne, consider hiring a car for about $161/day and parking it at Essence Hotel Carlton where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Melbourne to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • How close is Essence Hotel Carlton from the Melbourne city centre?

    Essence Hotel Carlton is just 1.2 km away from the centre of Carlton, Melbourne. From Essence Hotel Carlton you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Marvel Stadium.

  • What is the Essence Hotel Carlton phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +61 393 473 027 to talk to a Essence Hotel Carlton front desk representative.

  • Does Essence Hotel Carlton have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Essence Hotel Carlton has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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