Situated in North Melbourne, the facility is close to Melbourne’s major treating hospitals including The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre and the Royal Children’s Hospital.
Catering for families of all ages, the building features 13 fully self-contained one and two bedroom apartments.
Each apartment is equipped with internet, television, DVD player, microwave, hotplates, refrigerator, iron & board, toaster, kettle, crockery and a range of cooking utensils and cleaning equipment.
The building’s amenities include a communal lounge, gym, library, children’s playroom and teen retreat.
** It is a requirement that all prospective guests provide a negative Covid-19 test result that is not more than 48 hours old in order to book their stay. All people staying under the booking MUST be tested. If you have been vaccinated, either partly or fully you still must be tested.
Masks are required in all common areas of the House.
Unfortunately, at this time until further notice, visitors are not permitted in the House.
All guests, by law, must utilise the Check In Vic QR code at the front Lobby. **
Staying With Us
Bookings and rates
Bookings are made by contacting your Social Worker and are subject to availability.
There is a minimal fee per apartment per night. This is an ‘out of pocket’ charge which you will be invoiced fortnightly.
A completed application form to the Health Department for patient accommodation assistance, must also be supplied to enable us to bulk bill for the balance of your accommodation cost.
Eligibility for accommodation assistance can be discussed with the House Manager when making a booking, or with your Social Worker.
If eligible for accommodation assistance the appropriate application must be finalized prior to departure or the total fee must be paid.
Check in and out
Check in time is between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
Check out is by 10.30am.
If you are unable to arrive within this time, please contact the House Manager.
One secure car park per apartment is available.
Laundry and Linen
Bed linen and towels are provided on a weekly basis. You will be required to changeover your linen. Laundry facilities including washing machine and dryer are also available.
Free access to the internet is available in each apartment.
For accommodation enquiries please contact:
BMDI Rotary House Manager
4-12 Blackwood Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
P: (03) 9320 7400