Visitors information

Please open the following relevant sections for all visitor information relating to local accommodation, transport, parking, food and alcohol, smoking and visiting hours.

Please note:

Accommodation prices listed below are current December 2017 and are subject to change without notice. Please contact the hotel directly should you have any queries.

Naughtons Parkville Hotel
43 Royal Parade, Parkville
Ph: (03) 9347-2255

From $110.00 per night (conditions apply)
Queen, Twin and Triple rooms available
On street timed parking
Approximately 400 metres from hospital

The Larwill Studio
48 Flemington Road, Parkville
Ph: (03) 9032-9111
Fax: (03) 9032-9222

From $160.00 per night in a Workspace King
Enter corporate code GRBINT in booking page
Parking - from $25.00 per night
Approximately 750 metres from hospital

Best Western Travel Inn Hotel
Cnr Grattan and Drummond Streets, Carlton
Ph: (03) 9347-7922
Fax: (03) 9347-1424

Deluxe $155.00 room offers a Queen or two singles or Queen with single
Wi-Fi access
Parking – hotel parking included
Continental buffet $17.00 per person and hot buffet breakfast $25.00 per person
Approximately 1 km from hospital

Jasper Hotel
489 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
Ph: (03) 8327-2777 (24 hours)

From $159.00 per night (conditions apply)
10% discount available to all guests in Jasper Café or room service
Parking – Offsite at CBD Park, 58 Franklin Street, Melbourne
25% discount available to all guests – Please collect a discount ticket from reception prior to removing your car from the car park
Disabled access and wheelchair facilities available
Approximately 1 km from hospital

Nova Star Gate Serviced Apartments
118 Franklin Street, Melbourne
Ph: (03) 9321-0300
Fax: (03) 9321-0301

Standard apartment $99 (double bed)
One bedroom apartment $125 (double bed or twin)
Two bedroom apartments (Queen plus 1 single or Double plus 2 singles) from $189
Rates increase by $18.00 per night during peak periods
Approximately 1.3 km from hospital

Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens
380 William Street, Melbourne
Ph: (03) 9322-8000
Fax: (03) 9322-8322

Receive up to 20% discount on accommodation rate
Discounted full buffet breakfast - $20 per person, per day when pre-booked at the time of reservation
Parking - Valet park $35.00 per day or Self-park $20.00 per day at Wilson’s car park (50 metres from Hotel)
Free Wi-Fi and use of Fitness Centre, Steam room and Spa
Disabled access and wheelchair facilities available
Approximately 1.4 km from hospital

Flagstaff City Inn
45 Dudley Street, West Melbourne
Ph. (03) 9329-5788
Fax: (03) 8383-0188

Sunday - Thursday $105.00 per night or
$100 per night if staying three days or longer
Friday - Saturday $135.00 per night
Continental breakfast available – $9.00 per person
Approximately 1.5 km from hospital

Vibe Carlton
441 Royal Parade, Parkville
Ph: (03) 9380-9222
Fax: (03) 9387-6846

$120.00 per room, per night (max 3 adults, additional bedding $50 per night)
Parking – Onsite at $10 per day
24-hour reception
Disabled access and wheelchair facilities available
Approximately 1.5 km from hospital

Somerset on Elizabeth
250 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne (next to the Emporium)
Ph: 1800 766 377

One & Two bedroom apartments available from $200 per night
(Terms and conditions apply & subject to availability)
Complimentary access to Wi-Fi, indoor fitness centre, spa pool and sauna
24-hour reception and security
Disabled access and wheelchair facilities available
Approximately 1.6 km from hospital

Adara Brunswick
323 Sydney Road, Brunswick VIC 3056
Ph: (03) 9498 1890

One bedroom suite $145.00
Two bedroom suite $275.00
Approximately 2.4km from the hospital

Please allow extra time to find parking.

Melbourne Private Hospital is one of a number of health services and research institutes co-located on the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Royal Women’s Hospital campus at Parkville, Melbourne.

The main entry for MPH is on Royal Parade, Parkville. It is located opposite the University of Melbourne campus and adjacent to The University High School campus.

It is strongly recommended that patients and visitors consider using public transport or taxis wherever possible.

There is very limited car parking available on-site or in the surrounding streets.

  • Drop-off and pick-up - 10 minute parking is available directly outside MPH on the Royal Parade service road.
  • Underground car park behind MPH and Royal Melbourne Hospital, commercially managed by an external provider – keep ticket to pay on Level 2.

    Please note:
    • First 30 minutes is free on Monday to Friday before 5pm
    • A flat rate of $10 applies after 5pm on weekdays and on weekends
    • Please see the parking rates board for available concessional rates and liaise directly with the parking office to discuss your eligibility
  • Metered parking in surrounding streets.

Trams: Nos. 19, 55 and 59

Train: City Loop

  • You may travel to Melbourne Central station then catch a connecting No. 19 or No. 59 tram or travel to North Melbourne station then catch a connecting No. 401 bus
  • Alternatively, you may travel to Flagstaff station (weekdays only) then catch the connecting No. 55 tram

Buses: Number 401 and 402

Taxi: There is a “cab phone” outside reception in the main foyer of Melbourne Private Hospital to request a pick up from MPH. Alternatively our reception staff can call a taxi for you.

If you require a wheelchair taxi please advise Taxi Service when calling of your request.

There is a taxi rank on Grattan Street near the main entrance to the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Wheelchair drop-off/pick up can be made from the entry at the rear of the hospital (next to the driveway to the Wilson underground carpark)

All food brought into the hospital needs to be safe for patients to eat.

If family members or friends choose to bring in food for patients, special care must be taken in food handling and transportation to ensure that no patient is affected by food poisoning.

Please advise the nursing staff that the patient has received food from outside the hospital.

For further information please refer to the Safe Food Handling brochure supplied in the patient admission pack.

We pride ourselves on our attractive and appetising choice of meals from the menu provided.

Our menu is prepared in consultation with a dietitian to ensure nutritional needs are met.

If you have any special dietary requirements or food allergies please advise the nursing staff on admission.

Wine and light ale are available to be enjoyed with your evening meal upon request with your doctor’s approval.

Melbourne Private Hospital is a smoke free hospital.

This applies to all persons within the hospital building and grounds.

Visiting hours are between:

10:00am and 1:00pm and 3:00pm to 8:00pm, daily.

A quiet period extends from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, daily.

It is appreciated if there are no visitors or phone calls during this period.

If these times are not suitable, please discuss other arrangements with the Nurse in Charge.

Please note that we permit two visitors only for each patient in the Critical Care Complex.

Visitors to these areas are asked to speak to a nurse before visiting patients.

Wheelchair drop-off/pick up can be made from the entry at the rear of the hospital (next to the driveway to the Wilson underground carpark)

If you require a wheelchair taxi please advise Taxi Service when calling of your request.

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