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The Olsen

Hotel Art Series – The Olsen sits in South Yarra, a fashionable area of Melbourne. This hotel, named after artist John Olsen, features artwork throughout its interiors. You’ll find it on Chapel Street, known for its shopping and dining options.

The Olsen offers a range of facilities. These include a day spa, a glass-bottom swimming pool, and a gym. For dining, you have two options: Spoonbill Restaurant and Bar, and a smart-casual eatery. The hotel also provides bike rentals. It makes exploring the city easy.

You can reach several tourist attractions from the hotel. The Royal Botanic Gardens are just a 20-minute walk away. The Melbourne Cricket Ground and the National Gallery of Victoria are both within a 10-minute drive. These locations offer a mix of natural beauty and cultural experiences.

For guests interested in gay venues, The Olsen is quite central. The Prahran area, known for its gay nightlife, is a short walk away. Here, you’ll find popular bars and clubs. Commercial Road, a hub for gay bars and clubs, is about 1.5 kilometers away. It’s a brief drive or a 20-minute walk.

The broader gay area of Melbourne, including the famous Collingwood gay district, is a bit further. It’s about a 15-minute drive from the hotel. This area hosts a variety of gay bars, clubs, and cultural events.

In summary, The Olsen provides a convenient location for both general tourism and exploring Melbourne’s gay scene. Its facilities cater to a range of needs, from relaxation to local exploration.

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  • Spa Spa
  • GymGym
  • Airport Shuttle Airport Shuttle
  • Indoor GamesIndoor Games
  • High Speed Wifi High Speed Wifi
  • Restaurant Bar Restaurant Bar
  • Rooftop BarRooftop Bar



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