Location – The Olsen, South Yarra

The Olsen

637-641 Chapel Street South Yarra Victoria 3141

  • Phone:+61 3 9040 1222
  • Fax:+61 3 9040 1223
Make Reservation reservations_olsen@artserieshotels.com.au

The Olsen is set in the premier location of Chapel Street, South Yarra. There are a range of ways you can get to The Olsen from the major airports and Melbourne's CBD.

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Chapel Street

Chapel Street is one of Melbourne’s favourite cultural hubs. A myriad of restaurants, modern galleries, and chic boutiques line the streets, creating a bustling atmosphere and heady mixture of local and international style right on your doorstep.

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Yarra River

The Yarra River winds its way through the city centre, connecting monuments from Chapel St to Federation Square and Southbank through to the Royal Botanic Gardens. The river is a real focal point of the city, and many say that Melbourne “grew from the banks of the Yarra”.

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Since being built in 1853, The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has been Melbourne’s most iconic sporting venue. Every year, more than four million people come to “the ‘g” to experience one of more than eighty events, including cricket test matches, rugby State of Origin games and the annual AFL Grand Final.

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Car Parking

Due to limited space within our porte cochere area, we recommend parking in our secure car park upon your arrival. Self-parking is $40 per night and can be accessed at the rear of the hotel, via Daly Street. Valet parking is available for $50 per night, please see a member of our guest experience team for assistance. All parking is subject to availability and in the instance that our car park is full, our guest experience team can recommend nearby parking facilities.

Public Transport

The Olsen is conveniently located within Zone 1 of Melbourne's public transport system. Tickets are available for purchase from the Reception desk at the hotel.


The hotel is located just 550m to the South Yarra railway station, a premium train station that services the Sandringham, Frankston, Pakenham and Cranbourne lines. It takes just 4 minutes via train to Flinders Street Station.


Directly outside The Olsen catch one of the iconic W-Class trams on Route 78 North Richmond - Prahran. Alternatively, just a minute's walk away there is a metropolitan tram stop Route 8 Moreland -Toorak that takes you directly into the city via St Kilda Road and the Royal Botanic Gardens.


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