Convenience, proximity, comfort, and quiet. These essentials are likely at the top of your list when looking for hospital-related accommodation, right? 

Whether you're in town for a medical appointment, supporting a loved one, or working in the healthcare industry, we understand that having convenient accommodation near hospitals is essential. 

That's where Rambla @ Solarino House steps in. We offer hassle-free stays just moments away from Melbourne's top medical facilities, including the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Austin Hospital, and the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Here’s our quick guide to accommodation near these major hospitals so you can be prepared and ready to go for your next Melbourne stint.

Accommodation Near The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Where: 300 Grattan St, Parkville

Distance from Rambla @ Solarino House: A 20-minute drive or a 22-minute tram via Route 19

Modern apartment with a living room and bedroom

The Royal Melbourne Hospital stands as a pillar of healthcare excellence in Melbourne. Located around 20 minutes away from the hospital, Rambla @ Solarino House provides a welcoming retreat for guests seeking comfort and convenience during hospital visits. 

With spacious and modern accommodations, you can rest assured knowing you’re just a short trip away from the care you need or the business you’re doing at The Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Accommodation Near Austin Hospital

Where: 145 Studley Rd, Heidelberg

Distance from Rambla @ Solarino House: A 25-minute drive or a 1-hour train and bus from Anstey Station

For those with appointments, meetings, or patient visits at Austin Hospital, or the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre (ONJ Centre) located inside the hospital, Rambla @ Solarino House offers a cosy and supportive nearby sanctuary. 

As a major teaching hospital and Victoria’s largest provider of training for specialist physicians and surgeons, Austin Hospital also attracts medical students and staff undergoing residencies or education.

Situated within easy reach via Bell Street or a train and bus journey departing from Anstey Station, our accommodations provide a peaceful haven for guests during their medical journeys at Austin.

Stay Close to The Royal Children’s Hospital

Where: 50 Flemington Rd, Parkville

Distance from Rambla @ Solarino House: A 15-minute drive, or a 20-minute train from Anstey Station and tram routes 58 or 59

Families and individuals seeking accommodation during their visit to The Royal Children's Hospital will find solace in the proximity and comfort offered by Rambla. 

Our modern serviced apartments provide a supportive retreat for families, caregivers, and patients alike, ensuring a convenient and stress-free stay during medical journeys. 

Best Accommodation Near Epworth Freemasons

Where: 320 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne

Distance from Rambla @ Solarino House: A 26-minute drive or a 42-minute train and tram from Anstey Station

One of the city’s premier private hospitals, Epworth Freemasons on Victoria Parade specialises in maternity services.

If you have an upcoming appointment, stay, or maternity-related visit to Epworth Freemasons, Rambla @ Solarino House is the ideal accommodation. 

Get to and from the hospital via a quick under-40-minute car ride or take streamlined public transport almost door-to-door.

Making Your Melbourne Hospital Stay Hassle-Free

Tram travelling along a Melbourne city street

Getting Around: Easy Transport Options

Navigating to and from the hospitals is made simple with our super convenient location in the heart of Brunswick. 

With public transport options just minutes away and plenty of rideshares that regularly service the area, you’re perfectly positioned at Rambla @ Solarino House for easy transport to the hospital.

  • Our recommended trip to The Royal Melbourne: Just 180m from Solarino House is the Albion Street/Sydney Road Tram Stop 26. 
    Board the Route 19 towards Flinders St Station and disembark at the Royal Melbourne Hospital-Parkville Station/Royal Pde Tram Stop 10. Turn onto Grattan St and follow the signs up to the hospital entrance.
  • The best journey to Austin Hospital: Board an Upfield train from Anstey Station (just a minute’s walk from Solarino House) and disembark at Coburg Station.
    From there, transfer to east-bound bus routes 903, 513, or 514. Depart at the Martin St/Burgundy  stop and the hospital’s main entrance is just a minute’s walk away.
  • Getting to The Royal Children’s Hospital: Catch a city-bound train from Anstey Station and depart at either the Royal Park Station or the Flemington Bridge Station.
    From there, transfer to the 58 Tram (if changing at Royal Park) or the 59 Tram (if changing from Flemington Bridge). Both tram stops are under a 2-minute walk from their respective train stations.
    Depart the tram at The Royal Children’s Hospital/Flemington Rd stop and follow the signage to make your way to the hospital’s entrance.
  • The best route to Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade: Board a city-bound train from Anstey Station and disembark at Parliament Station.
    Transfer to the 109 Box Hill Tram from Parliament Station/Macarthur St (just across the road from the train station).
    Leave the tram at Smith St/Victoria Pde and you’re right at the hospital’s entrance.

Medical Must-Haves: Nearby Amenities and Services

In addition to its proximity to hospitals, Rambla @ Solarino House is surrounded by a wealth of amenities and services. 

From pharmacies and grocery stores to restaurants and cafés offering takeout options, everything you need is within easy reach in the vibrant Brunswick neighbourhood.

Plus, with local attractions and parks nearby, there are plenty of opportunities to unwind and explore during downtime, like the War Park Playground (a 4-minute walk away) and the iconic Brunswick Baths (a 10-minute tram ride).

Some nearby medicine must-haves to remember during your trip include:

You’ll also have convenient food and grocery access at the Brunswick Market, just 260m away; the local IGA, just 400m away on Sydney Road, and Woolworths, which is just over 1km away.

Related: Discover Rambla @ Solarino House, Brunswick’s newest serviced apartments

Why Choose Rambla @ Solarino House for Hospital Stays?

Serviced apartment building on an urban street

With its prime location, comfortable accommodations, and fabulous on-site facilities, Rambla @ Solarino House stands out as the ideal choice for hospital-related stays in Melbourne. 

Next time you need accommodation near the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Rambla @ Solarino House is your go-to. 

Book your stay today and experience the ease and comfort of staying with us during your hospital visit.


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