If you’re gonna stay anywhere in Melbourne, the Mantra on Russell is going to be your first choice. Given that they’ve just finished a 7 million dollar refurbishment last month and how cheap you can get your flights, there’s no better time to book!
The Mantra's Lobby. Source: themantra.com.au
The Mantra offers a range of sophisticated room styles, including studios and 1 or 2 bedroom apartments, many with your very own private balcony. You can head downstairs to try the seasonal menu of the Mantra’s very own ‘Home Kitchen and Bar,’ where you can treat yourself to a fine meal and drink. You also have the option of booking a room with a kitchenette included if you feel like cooking yourself.
The city-side view
Perhaps the best thing about the Mantra is its’ spectacular location. You'll find yourself surrounded by multitudes of Melbourne's culture rich theatres' and music venues. Only 4 minutes walk from Melbourne’s City Circle you’ll quickly be able to get yourself around to see the sights of the city. Landmarks such as Federation Square, Melbourne Aquarium, National Gallery of Victoria and Flinders St Station are all within a few moments reach.
So if you’re thinking of visiting Melbourne this holiday season consider a cheap package deal with your flights and accommodation at the Mantra included to give you the ultimate stress free getaway.