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Lyall Hotel and Spa

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Consider The Lyall your private club in Melbourne (without the fees). A true 5 Star service Boutique Hotel centrally located close to Toorak Road / Chapel Street shops and restaurants. Melbourne's only privately owned/operated luxury hotel with 40 one and two bedroom suites of contemporary oriental design. The Lyall Hotel and Spa's welcoming ambience attracts a discerning international clientele seeking genuine and professional service whether travelling for business or leisure. All suites have full length windows that open for fresh air and a balcony.
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Wheelchair Access
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Multilingual Staff
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Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite for three nights and cannot fault The Lyall, upon check-in I was offered a welcome drink. Now, the rooms are large enough so that one can freely move around without feeling confined (it even has a nice little...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tysgarr
Response from Rowina T, Owner at Lyall Hotel and SpaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very positive review of your recent 3 nights stay at The Lyall. I was so pleased to read that you like our corner suites with extra windows and light as well as the size of the suites with kitchen...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here two nights whilst visiting family as part of a longer trip. Exceeded my expectations. The staff were all friendly, helpful and professional. My flight arrived early (8.30am). My room wasn’t ready, but they found me a room to have a shower and change...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank lucindabuxton
Response from Rowina T, Owner at Lyall Hotel and SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lucinda, Thank you for this lovely review of The Lyall. It was pleasing to see that you were able to access a room even though yours wasn't ready. I was so happy to read that you slept well and noticed the ambience of the...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Normally we are large chain hotel people, however on this trip to Melbourne we were kid free and had reservations at the renowned "Attica" restaurant, we wanted to stay closer to Ripponlea so we opted for the Lyall for its location and good reviews. The...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank HomeNow2017
Response from Rowina T, Owner at Lyall Hotel and SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for this lovely review. I was glad to read that you decided to try our boutique hotel just outside the CBD. As you have commented, the atmosphere is different in small non-chain hotels as the staff get to know the guests...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous small Hotel in a great location, close to shops & restaurants. Lovely bar area. Rooms comfortable and very well equipped kitchen, washing machine was out of order. Bathrooms could do with an update. Very nice staff.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank suzei2016
Response from Rowina T, Owner at Lyall Hotel and SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review on TripAdvisor. Thank you for commenting on our comfortable rooms well equipped kitchen, lovely bar area and staff. Your comment about the bathroom is dually noted. Warmest wishes, Rowina T

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is a splendid boutique hotel With a friendly atmosphere where staff build a relationship with guests over the days. It has some building work going on but the hotel does everything to accommodate guests. Breakfast is excellent And there is a friendly accommodating service...More

Date of stay: September 2018
2  Thank peter w
Response from Rowina T, Owner at Lyall Hotel and SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Peter W, Thank you so much for this very positive review. Building is now 100% complete so no more disturbance. Thank you also for mentioning the breakfast and friendly service at the bar. South Yarra is a great area to base yourself with everything...More

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"Upgrade yourself to a premium suite"
31 Jul 2018
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"I have never had a bad room. Rm 410 is superb though."
2 Feb 2018
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"Get a suite"
17 Jan 2018
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"Rooms are beautifully appointed."
9 Nov 2017
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