About

Welcoming you from our strategic location at the junction of Collins and Spencer Streets, Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins is the perfect base for discerning business and leisure travellers in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.Featuring first-class style without the first-class price tag, our contemporary hotel is housed within three classic buildings transformed into what are now our Economy & Premium Economy Wing, Premiere Wing and Apartment Wing – all seamlessly integrated with an internal glass atrium and a reception area on the Mezzanine level.

 

Occupying the address formerly belonging to the State Bank of Victoria built in 1923, elements of the hotel’s heritage such as high ornate ceilings and a stately facade have been preserved; a cocktail bar and restaurant respectively named 5 Shillings and The Vault hark back to our locale’s legacy as a banking institution.


Start your Melbourne CBD experience on a high note with our hotel’s affordable quality accommodation, offering 190 rooms ranging from 20m2 Economy Rooms to 23m2 Premium Economy Rooms, 28m2 Premiere Rooms and fully equipped Apartments starting from 35m2.


Tantalise your palate with our varied dining options, whether you are craving a healthy breakfast spread at Founders Restaurant, an unhurried lunch at relaxed prices at The Vault Café or a casual snack coupled with a classy beverage at either 5 Shillings Cocktail Bar or Platform 66.


Our hotel also offers a choice of conference and functions rooms to host your important business meetings or special occasions. State-of-the-art equipment, flexible floor space and catering menus can be tailored to make your event is a success.


Can’t wait to delve right into the Melbourne action? Located right in Melbourne CBD, across the Southern Cross Station with its Spencer Outlet Centre and just minutes from attractions such as Etihad Stadium, Docklands, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf café precinct, Direct Factory Outlet and Crown Casino & Entertainment Complex, our hotel will be your perfect base to everything this bustling Victorian metropolis promises or as a support facility for any major event held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.

 

Quick Facts

  • Check-in time: 2pm
  • Check-out time: 10am
  • Guest Rooms: 190
  • Premiere Disabled Rooms: 4
  • Restaurants: 2
  • Bars: 2
  • Meeting Rooms: 4
  • Member: ATEC, TAA and MCB
  • Factsheet: Download our Factsheet
  • Star Rating: 4 star

 

What to See & Do Around our Hotel

 

No matter what your interest, Melbourne presents endless exciting opportunities for leisure and entertainment. The grand Collins Street precinct is famed for haute couture shopping and international flagship stores at its ‘Paris End’. Numerous iconic attractions also beckon within walking distance from our hotel’s doorstep. Here are some of our recommendations to get you started. Please view our Melbourne guide for more.

  • Spencer Factory Outlets (approx. 5 minutes away) – Even without a generous shopping budget, you can shop to your heart’s content at this mega bargain centre offering brands for less.
  • Etihad Stadium (approx. 7 minutes away) – Join thousands of fans who arrive from far and wide as the arena reverberates with the sound of cheers during the AFL Premiership seasons and other sporting, live music and entertainment events.
  • DFO South Wharf (approx. 14 minutes away) – With hundreds of outlet shops offering discounts of up to 70% under one roof, this is sheer shopping haven.
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium (approx. 9 minutes away) –Acquaint yourself with over 1,000 animals whose natural habitats span the Southern Ocean and icy Antarctic, now making this aquarium by the banks of the Yarra River their home.
  • Melbourne Star Observation Wheel (approx. 15 minutes away) – Soak in the panoramic vistas as you take a ride on the Southern Hemisphere’s only giant observation wheel.
  • Eureka Skydeck 88 (approx. 15 minutes away) – Soar 88 storeys above to this lofty perch atop the gold-tipped Eureka Tower and be rewarded with uninterrupted views unparallel by any other vantage platform in the Southern Hemisphere.

 

Getting Around

 

The CBD of Melbourne is well connected by all forms of public transport, including train, tram and bus, and you may purchase and utilise a myki smartcard for easy travels.
What’s more, getting around Melbourne has become easier and more affordable with the introduction of the Free Tram Zone with effect from 1 January 2015, where we are located right in. Enjoy free tram rides within the zone bounded by the area around Queen Victoria Market, across to Victoria Harbour in Docklands, up to Spring Street and over to Flinders Street Station and Federation Square. The nearest tram stop from Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins is also one of the stops within the Free Tram Zone.

 

Getting Here

 

We are located at 623 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000, on the corner of Collins and Spencer Street. Hotel GPS Coordinates : -37.81917, 144.95451


Taxis, rental cars, and airport shuttle buses are all available at the airport. Sheltered taxi stands and airport shuttle bus departure points are located on the ground floor outside each terminal.


For the more adventurous or those pressed for time, a helicopter is now running to and from the Melbourne airport. Visit www.airmelbourne.com.au for more information.


Driving Directions from Melbourne's Tullamarine Airport


Head southeast towards Melbourne on the Tullamarine Freeway and take the CityLink tollway. After the Flemington Road exit, turn right into Harker Street (just past the Royal Children's Hospital).


Travel along Harker Street and continue along Curzon Street. At the Victoria Street junction, turn left into King Street, then make another left turn to Collins Street. Our driveway is located underneath the building, just ring the intercom and you will be directed to a car spot from there. We have limited basement and offsite parking available for a nightly fee of $22.00. Plently of alternative offsite parking is also available just around the corner at Secure car park.

 

Public Transport Directions

 

  • Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport is 20 km from the city centre
  • Southern Cross Train Station, where all country and interstate trains such as V/Line and XPT arrive is just opposite our hotel.
  • Skybus airport shuttle airport shuttle bus runs 24 hours a day from Tullamarine to Southern Cross Station – no bookings necessary.
  • Starbus Airport Shuttle runs door to door, so bookings are necessary.
  • Free tram in the green CBD area. Please visit Yarra Trams Website for information about free trams and Public Transport Victoria Website for general transport's information.