We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighborhoods
    Neighborhoods

    British Apartments

    168 Arden Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$75
    US$77
    View Deal
    Traveler (11)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens
    3,057 reviews
    #9 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    1.4 km
     
    Art Series - The Larwill Studio
    1,247 reviews
    #4 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    0.7 km
     
    Pegasus Apart'Hotel
    3,394 reviews
    #41 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    1.5 km
     
    Miami Hotel Melbourne
    569 reviews
    #81 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    0.7 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent3%
    • Very good26%
    • Average49%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible6%
    Feb 19, 2017
    “Well equipped budget accommodation, but terrible bed! ”
    Apr 9, 2017
    “Wheres the key???”
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$75.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Melbourne hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "330d649b04744cff93567e1df1236406", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1147489,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[69043572],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":75,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"330d649b04744cff93567e1df1236406","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":77,"lowestMetaPrice":75,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":77,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":77,"lowestMetaPrice":75,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":77,"hotelName":"British Apartments","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjMzMGQ2NDliMDQ3NDRjZmY5MzU2N2UxZGYxMjM2NDA2IiwiQUlLIjoiNTJlNjhiZWFiMTYxNGMxMDg4ZWMyMDk5YTdhZTMwNTIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "12/03/2017", "checkOut": "12/04/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$75", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32470027":"BookingCom","76485127":"Hotwire","69043572":"TravelocityEWS","78913912":"OrbitzEWS","109298719":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (30)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 30 reviews

    Reviewed April 10, 2017

    Booked this place for a one night stay through Wotif......The day before I travelled I received a generic reminder text message stating: "This is a Plum Apartments reservation reminder. Key collection is at 528 Swanston St Carlton after 2pm for Arden St". (Aren't most check...More

    4  Thank littlefella69
    Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for four nights. Initially provided the keys for a studio apartment that a strong stench of cigarette smoke and was quite worn. We let the reception staff straight away and were provided with the keys for another room. The second room was much...More

    Thank VIP9000
    Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

    We found this accommodation to be great! Roomy, spacious and modern. The couches were a little grubby but the overall cleanliness was pretty good!! Was worried about the traffic noises through the night but slept really well and didn't hear a thing. Would absolutely stay...More

    Thank Bree S
    Reviewed October 27, 2015

    I had stayed here a couple of years ago, the rooms on Arden street were clearly a bit quieter and 2 years ago in better condition, this time i stayed in a ground floor room on the Abbotsford road side of the building, and I...More

    1  Thank MsMaria0000
    Reviewed July 28, 2015

    Stayed in a studio apartment mid-July with my wife and left our daughter at home with the grandparents. I'm glad we didn't bring her because i don't think the apartments suited a family group. As with every other review on these serviced apartments (now Plum...More

    1  Thank Alan B
    Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens
    3,057 reviews
    #9 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    1.4 km
     
    Art Series - The Larwill Studio
    1,247 reviews
    #4 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    0.7 km
     
    Pegasus Apart'Hotel
    3,394 reviews
    #41 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    1.5 km
     
    Miami Hotel Melbourne
    569 reviews
    #81 of 161 hotels in Melbourne
    0.7 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #114 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Priceline, Expedia, Travelocity, Booking.com, Hotwire, TripOnline SA and Cancelon so you can book your British Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Victoria >
    • Melbourne >
    • North Melbourne
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (11)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Nearby
    Art Series - The Larwill Studio
    1,247 reviews
    .69 km away
     
    Miami Hotel Melbourne
    569 reviews
    .65 km away
     
    Pegasus Apart'Hotel
    3,394 reviews
    1.45 km away
     
    Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens
    3,057 reviews
    1.40 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Auction Rooms
    322 reviews
    .37 km away
    Mork
    55 reviews
    .35 km away
    Albion Hotel
    42 reviews
    .31 km away
    Beatrix
    32 reviews
    .24 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Royal Park
    16 reviews
    .76 km away
    Grainger Museum
    16 reviews
    1.13 km away
    St Mary Star of the Sea
    9 reviews
    .81 km away
    Zero Latency
    39 reviews
    .88 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    ianandmazza
    August 7, 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Alan B | Reviewed this property |
    No lift and an awkward amount of stairs, however there were many ground floor units and two entries with ground floor access (one off Arden St and one off Abbottsford). Only street parking, which seemed to be readily... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Back of the building. Higher floor."
    Read review
    "Get a room on second floor in buildings newly constructed site."
    Read review
    "Away from the road, much quieter."
    Read review
    "Ask for an apartment which does not front onto the passing trams!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing