Doubletree by Hilton
You’ve missed my hotel mate,” I state, rather too loudly, to my taxi driver. “It’s the one back there – the Doubletree by Hilton Melbourne.” Not surprising really as it had been the Citigate for some time. He apologised, flung the cab in to a non-existent “parking” space on Flinders Street (as only a Melbourne cab driver can do) and then proceeded to insist on carrying my bags back to where he should have dropped me off. Impressed!
I had stayed at this property several years ago in its previous guise and must admit to being underwhelmed at the time. Although the entrance was still being worked on and re-branded when I stepped inside you could tell straight away that the standard had been lifted…immensely.
Located in the heart of Melbourne’s dynamic central business district, just steps from the vibrant arts and entertainment district and metres from my favourite street for brunch in Melbourne…Degraves Street.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melbourne – Flinders Street offers an ideal base for business and leisure travellers. This,