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Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe
Penthouse (The Cullen) | Living area | 42-inch LCD TV with cable channels, TV, iPod dock
Junior Penthouse (Suite) | View from room
Deluxe Studio Suite Balcony | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe
Studio Suite Twin | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, in-room safe

Overview of Art Series - The Cullen

UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge

Art Series - The Cullen

5.0 star property
Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Jam Factory

9.2/10 Superb

999 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
164 Commercial Rd, Prahran, VIC, 3181
Main amenities
  • 2 restaurants
  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • Business centre
  • Car hire on-site
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fitness centre
  • Front desk safe
  • Limo/town car service
  • Self parking
  • UNESCO Sustainable Property
  • Valet parking
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Premium TV channels
  • Rollaway/extra beds

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Prahran
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground - 43 min walk
  • St Kilda Beach - 13 min drive
  • Rod Laver Arena - 11 min drive
  • Crown Casino - 15 min drive
  • Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre - 15 min drive
  • Aami Park - 15 min drive
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne - 15 min drive
  • Princess Theatre - 13 min drive
  • Collins Street - 13 min drive
  • Marvel Stadium - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) - 30 min drive
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 34 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon) - 53 min drive
  • Spotswood Station - 12 min drive
  • Showgrounds Station - 13 min drive
  • Newport Station - 13 min drive
  • Prahran Station - 5 min walk
  • South Yarra Station - 12 min walk
  • Hawksburn Station - 16 min walk


  • The Emerson - 1 min walk
  • Gaijin Japanese Fusion - 1 min walk
  • Eugenie French Cake Shop - 2 min walk
  • Alisons Handmade Bread - 2 min walk
  • Atlas Dining - 1 min walk

About this property

Art Series - The Cullen

Art Series - The Cullen puts you 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Melbourne Cricket Ground and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Guests can visit the fitness centre for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Golda, one of 2 restaurants, which serves Chinese cuisine and is open for dinner. This luxurious hotel is also 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Crown Casino and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Collins Street. Fellow travellers say good things about the comfortable beds and helpful staff. Public transportation is only a short walk: Prahran Station is 5 minutes and South Yarra Station is 12 minutes.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 118 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until midnight
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • On-site self-parking (AUD 30.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • On-site valet parking (AUD 40.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • 24-hour room service

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

What to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Golfing nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (1442 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bike hire
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Limo or town car service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • On-site car hire
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Umbrellas


  • Fitness centre
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Lift
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Films for purchase
  • IPod docking station
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Cookware, dishes and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop


  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Golda – This restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Gramercy Bistro – This bistro specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 70.0 per night


  • Self-parking costs AUD 30.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Valet parking costs AUD 40.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some on-site facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global).


<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.</p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.</p> <p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates).</p><p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

Art Series Cullen
Art Series Cullen Hotel
Art Series Cullen Hotel Prahran
Art Series Cullen Prahran
Cullen Art Series
Art Series - The Cullen Greater Melbourne/Prahran
Art Series - The Cullen Hotel Melbourne
Art Series - The Cullen Hotel
Art Series - The Cullen Prahran
Art Series - The Cullen Hotel Prahran

Frequently asked questions

Does Art Series - The Cullen offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Art Series - The Cullen does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Art Series - The Cullen?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Art Series - The Cullen?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Art Series - The Cullen?
Yes. Self-parking costs AUD 30.00 per day. Valet parking costs AUD 40.00 per day. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Art Series - The Cullen?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in and check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Art Series - The Cullen?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Crown Casino (15-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Art Series - The Cullen and nearby?
Art Series - The Cullen has a fitness centre and access to a nearby indoor pool.
Are there restaurants at or near Art Series - The Cullen?
Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants, featuring Chinese cuisine.
Does Art Series - The Cullen have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes a coffee maker, cookware and a fridge.
What's the area around Art Series - The Cullen like?
Art Series - The Cullen is a short 5-minute walk from Prahran Station and 17 minutes' walk from St Kilda Road. Travellers say that the area is walkable and good for shopping.







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Great hotel Good position with easy access into the city centre Professional, friendly service from check in to check out I will definitely use again
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