The Langham, Melbourne

1 Southgate Ave, Melbourne, Victoria, 3006, Australia | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $225.00

Travel Blogs from Melbourne

Day 1 - Melbourne to Wendouree (Ballarat)

A travel blog entry by beckamigos3 on May 04, 2014

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Today we went into the city to meet Grandma and Grandpa who were singing in a choir at St John's Lutheran Church at Southbank. While we were waiting we had a bowl of the best fries and watched the footy. When we met them we hoped in the car ready to go to Ballarat the distance we traveled was 101 km. The population of Ballarat is 85935. Ballarat is …

A marriage made in Melbourne

A travel blog entry by alexanderdrury on Mar 26, 2014

6 comments, 2 photos

Many people describe Australians as friendly, which, while true, doesn’t quite capture their true demeanour. The best way to describe Aussies is to call them affable: their friendliness is informal, uncomplicated and delivered with a good dollop of unselfconscious humour. Already we have encountered many examples of this. Arriving at …

Welcome to Melbourne!

A travel blog entry by barrsdownunder on Mar 13, 2014

4 comments, 18 photos

We arrive in Melbourne and go through immigration and customs swiftly and wait just a short while before finding Terry, a rep from Tauck (our tour company) who will be overseeing our transportation to our hotel. We meet up with about 8 others arriving on other flights and head to the shuttle bus. Gavin, our driver, is friendly and doesn't seem to …

Day Trip To Walhalla

A travel blog entry by freckles0110


On Saturday we had to wake up early because we were going 4WD. We had to get to the Shultz house by 6:30. When we left there house we drove towards Walhalla. On the way we stop at a service station to get petrol and have breakfast from McDonalds. After we drove to Moe and got some bread rolls and got me some new boots. Then we went to Copper Creek motel and went through a river. Then we headed towards Walhalla. We went on a few four wheel drive tracks ...

Bye Bye Australia

A travel blog entry by calebhare1

... lot more time. I wake up a couple hours later because Gerald woke me up to tell me we were an hour from Ho Chi Ming City so I stayed I stayed up and talked to them a bit more and asked where their staying but they couldn't pronounce the name of the hotel but they said it was just outside the city centre. soon I began to see land and that means that this flight is nearly over and I can off this ...

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This 5 star hotel, located in the Southbank area of Melbourne, is near Eureka Skydeck 88, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Flinders Street Station, and The Arts Centre.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Langham, Melbourne

    Reviewed by beckamigos3

    Daddy showed Lachlan a special place.

    Reviewed May 3, 2014
    by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Steve proposed to Connie here.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Historical Traveler Reviews The Langham, Melbourne

    Perfect experience


    Perfect hotel to start our trip to Australia. We checked in early and were accommodated immediately. We were traveling with my parents for their 50th anniversary. They not only put us in rooms 2 doors apart but also sent them an anniversary dessert. The staff was extremely friendly with questions and travel assistance. The location set us up for easy access for exploring the city and had extension dining options nearby. Our room had a wonderful view of the city and river. The rooms were extremely clean and well appointed. I would definately recommend this hotel.

    Langham Melbourne Beaut Little Spot of Luxury


    Perched on the banks of the Yarra, the Langham Melbourne is squeezed in tightly between the tower blocks of a now crowded Melbourne Southbank. We attended as a family, where we participated in a conference held at the hotel. Its difficult to describe the address of this hotel (and no one I know has ever heard of the Langham Hotel), but many remember it as the old Sheraton Towers.

    Great first stop


    Melbourne has changed a lot in the last decade. The southside of the Yarra has undergone a renaissance of sorts. The Langham, along with the theatre and museums are a great anchor for the south shore.

    Excellent Hotel


    This is a really first class hotel. The staff are helpful and efficient. I stayed here twice during a five week holiday in Australia, once with my mum and my sister when we went to the Tennis and again with my partner because I was so impressed with the hotel. If given the opportunity I would most definately stay here again. Very convenient to shops, restuarants and Federation Square.

    A Melbourne Gem


    This Hotel is sure to become one of Melbournes finest. It has been there for quite a few years but know as the Sheraton. Over the last 18 months Langham have taken over this hotel and are renovating it without any interferance to the patronage of the hotel. The spa and gym are up there with the leading spas of the world and the service outstanding both in the hotel and spa.The Hotel is also central to the heart of Melbourne and all the fine resturants on the banks of the river. This is definetly the best in Melbourne.

    Luxurious hotel with fabulous position


    The Langham Hotel formally known as the Sheraton Towers is situated overlooking the Yarra River at Southgate with stunning views. Close to shops, cafes and restaurants. A easy walk across footbridge to Flinders Street Station and the main CBD. The foyer and reception area on second floor are elegantly furnished creating a impressive entrance.

    PROS: Short walk to city and casino. Heaps of cafes, restaurants and bars near by. Luxurious spacious rooms with large marble bathrooms. All modern facilities, mini bar, internent connection, hair-dyer, air-conditioning, laundry service, inhouse movies and room service. Fabulous breakfast and fine dining restaurant.

    CONS: Expensive - but who cares !!!

    Recommendation: Absolutely.

    Lovely hotel in a great location.


    We recently spent three days in Melbourne during an Australian vacation and were at the Langham Hotel. This hotel is in a wonderful location, right on the South bank of the Yarra River, between the Crown Casino and the Southgate shopping complex. It is also within walking distance of the Art Museum, the theatre and the botanical gardens. There is a pedestrian bridge right outside the hotel, which you can use to cross the river to go to Federation Square or for shopping. There is a wonderful esplanade behind the hotel,which extends for some distance along the river for walking.

    Hotel was ok


    Very nice looking hotel and the food was great. very upset we how cold the pool was, but the chuan spa was very nice. Impressed with the club floor. I would stay at the langham again, but only for the club floor, there are much better hotel rooms and hotel pools in melbourne, westin, grand hyatt, crown.

    Oh, gosh, a Four Seasons Equivilent


    Superbly located on the south bank of the Yarra river. Close to all public transportation, attractions, etc. The room had a guide with suggestions what to see with explicit directions how to use public transportation to get there. Concierge was most helpful with directions how to drive to the business I was auditing. The hotel is just beautiful but expect a price to match. $15 australian for a martini. The buffet breakfast was robust with made to order omelets, etc. I would definitely stay here again. The room was beautifully appointed. Bathroom was completely tiled in marble - someone had really great taste when this was specced out.

    Loved Langham


    Stayed in the Langham foe a week in February really impressed. Great location staff really friendly - food great!

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Langham, Melbourne

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding