Bold Melbourne days and nights

The rest of my room matches the distinctiveness of the carpet, with the decor having a kind of contemporary-meets-retro vibe.

An interesting, if quirky, feature of the room is the selection of period photographs of old Melbourne buildings – a couple of which are inset into the full-length mirror.

The main room is a generous size. It leads to a shiny white bathroom with one of those up-to-date open-ended shower stalls.

The Marriott’s location in this corner of the CBD makes it a particularly