Staying in St Kilda
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- St Kilda Beach
Of course, no trip to St Kilda would be complete without visiting Melbourne’s most famous beach. Named for a schooner, St Kilda’s beach life plays an important role in the city’s culture. With good quality water, golden sands, and heaps of restaurants and shopping in the area, St Kilda beach is a popular destination for locals and travellers alike.
- Acland Street
Food lovers won’t want to pass up a mouth-watering adventure on Acland Street. Whether you enjoy fine foods or you’ve got a foodie following to satisfy, Acland Street has all the tasty treats. Just remember to save room for dessert—Acland Street is known for having some of the city’s oldest and most renowned cake shops.
- Ripper Bars and Taphouses
For those who thrive in the night life, St Kilda will keep you busy. Check out The Local Taphouse for a vast array of local and international beers. Satiate your cosmopolitan tastes at The Nelson Rum Bar’s, which features a selection of rums from around the world. Connoisseurs can head to Milk the Cow to find pairings of 150 cheeses and wines.
- St Kilda Botanical Gardens
Enjoy a refreshing retreat at the St Kilda Botanical gardens. Take a lovely stroll through numerous gardens or head to the Rain Forest Conservatory to see the exotic plants on display. Who knows, a trip down palm alley might even get you a glimpse of a colourful parrot like the Rainbow Lorikeet.
- Luna Park
If you’re in St Kilda for a family vacation, then your kids will love Luna Park. Even the adults might enjoy this retro theme park, which can bring about a trip down memory lane. Old-style rides like the Scenic Railway and Ghost Train are fun affairs for kids and grown-ups alike.
- A Night at the Theatre
In the mood for a bit of culture? St Kilda has an impressive theatre scene. The National Theatre stages stunning performances and is home to the longest-running ballet school in Australia. The Astor Theatre boasts the largest screen in the southern hemisphere and lets you enjoy the glamour of old-world cinema while viewing modern, popular films.
- Music Venues
Dance the night away at one of many music and concert venues in St Kilda. Buy tickets to see major performances at the Palais Theatre, or discover local talent at The Greyhound. With so many options in St Kilda’s vibrant music scene, it’s like music to the ears.
- Sundays at the Esplanade
If you’re in town on a Sunday, don’t forget to stop by the Esplanade Market. The Esplanade is home to Melbourne’s first big-time arts and crafts market, where you’ll find plenty of stalls of local art, unique wares, and more delicious treats.
Whether you’re here for business or pleasure, there’s plenty of activities to make your trip enjoyable. And with Apartments Ink, finding accommodation in St Kilda to suit your tastes and budget is easy and convenient. Book now!