Co-Living Your Way

Co-Living, Co-Working, Experience Local – Be Global @ Essence Carlton

Rates from $399/Week

The Essence of Sharing

Co-Living at Essence Carlton is a modern form of communal living, where you enjoy private hotel room accommodation and en-suite bathroom; access to shared outdoor and indoor social spaces featuring a 65” Smart TV and pool table, 24 hour gym, meeting pods, BBQ, modern kitchen featuring gas cooktops, fan forced ovens, microwaves, refrigerators, freezers and dining facilities. 

Essence Hotel Carlton offers a Co-Living experience, complemented by communal areas providing Co-Working spaces for our guests and residents.
Rest and revitalise in our private and comfortable rooms. Then enjoy the chance to mingle in our shared onsite kitchen and entertaining spaces. Tap into the local
knowledge of our community.

The Essence team is available on site 24/7 to assist with making your stay, Essentially, The Best.


Sharing Your Way.

On the fringe.

Equidistantly located between Melbourne’s CBD and the Carlton precinct, you are only a few minutes away from some of the best features Melbourne has to offer, with just a short walk to the Free Tram Zone, Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne City Baths and the picturesque heritage-listed Carlton Gardens.

On our doorstep, there are some of Melbourne’s best attractions including the Melbourne Museum, the Exhibition Building, State Library of Victoria, and the Old Melbourne Gaol.

Co-living at Essence Carlton, will pamper you with a sense of convenience that leaves you wanting for nothing. Fresh produce and grocery shopping at a stone's throw away, hospitals and medical centres, universities, movie theatres, a variety of parks, and restaurants and bars via the iconic Lygon Street...Stay, Work, Play and Share from the “outside looking in” perspective, you get the best of both worlds at Essence Hotel Carlton.

Your home away from home

Your co-living accommodation at Essence Hotel Carlton will give you premium bedding and pillows, a private full-sized ensuite bathroom with a generous walk-in shower and a powerful overhead rain shower, a full-length mirror, electric kettle, work desk and chair, and then some.

Desire a sleep-in? Draw the blockout curtains, set the in-room climate control and activate your own in-room privacy control using our ‘Do Not Disturb’ technology settings.

Your choice of queen or twin room boasts the following amenities:

  • 32” wall mounted TV
  • Desk and chair
  • Electric kettle
  • En-suite bathroom with walk-in shower
  • Full-length mirror
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning and heating
  • Iron and ironing board
  • On-site undercover parking available (fees apply)
  • Open wardrobe
  • Opening windows with blackout curtains
  • Pillow top bedding
  • Safe
  • Secure key card access for lifts and room
  • Underbed storage
  • Unlimited WiFi


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For more information about Co-Living

Weekly, Monthly or Frequent Intermittent Short Stays Welcomed

Contact the Essence Hotel Carlton directly on +61 3 8346 5600 or email

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